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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukrainian President visits Azerbaijan
    Jul13

    Ukrainian President visits Azerbaijan

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has today arrived in Azerbaijan. …read more Source:...

    Does Canada’s decision to cut off Ukraine from satellite data show a shift in relations?
    Jul13

    Does Canada’s decision to cut off Ukraine from satellite data show a shift in relations?

    The federal government has confirmed Canada is no longer providing the Ukrainian military access to satellite imagery used for high-resolution surveillance, which one expert says is a sign of a possible shift in Canada-Ukraine relations. In 2015, the Harper government revealed it was sharing information from Canada’s RADARSAT-2 with the...

    New UK prime minister May names Philip Hammond as Chancellor
    Jul13

    New UK prime minister May names Philip Hammond as Chancellor

    Philip Hammond, who until earlier on Wednesday was Britain’s Foreign Secretary, has succeeded George Osborne as Chancellor in the government being formed by new Prime Minister Theresa May to take Britain out of the European Union. Osborne – Chancellor since 2010 and a close ally of David Cameron who formally stepped down as prime minister...

    Can NATO Defend the Baltics?
    Jul13

    Can NATO Defend the Baltics?

    The Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania occupy a special place in Russian foreign-policy thinking and practice. The only post-Soviet states to secure NATO and EU membership, they are regular whipping boys of the Russian Foreign Ministry for alleged discrimination against ethnic Russians and supposed glorification of fascism. In public...

    Moldova Whistleblower Exposes ‘Bank Robbery of the Century,’ Raises IMF Questions
    Jul13

    Moldova Whistleblower Exposes ‘Bank Robbery of the Century,’ Raises IMF Questions

    As the West develops its strategy to deal with a resurgent Russia, more must be done to focus on the so-called gray areas lying between the Euro-Atlantic community and Russia: Georgia, Ukraine, and Moldova. These countries, while not in NATO or the EU, strive to join these organizations someday. Russia is doing all it can to prevent this from...

    Stoltenberg: NATO-Russia Council Remains Important Forum for Dialogue
    Jul13

    Stoltenberg: NATO-Russia Council Remains Important Forum for Dialogue

    Following the meeting of the NATO-Russia Council on Wednesday, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg highlighted the importance of the political dialogue between the Alliance and Moscow. The meeting discussed some of the most important issues on the Euro-Atlantic security agenda, NATO’s press service informs. The main focus was on the...

    NATO, Russia Still Disagree On Ukraine But Consider Baltic Safety Measures
    Jul13

    NATO, Russia Still Disagree On Ukraine But Consider Baltic Safety Measures

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says that NATO and Russia remain at loggerheads over Ukraine but are considering a proposal to lessen the risk of accidental military confrontations in Baltic airspace. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IOC strips 2012 bronze medal from Ukrainian weightlifter
    Jul13

    IOC strips 2012 bronze medal from Ukrainian weightlifter

    LONDON (AP) ” A Ukrainian weightlifter was stripped of her bronze medal from the 2012 London Olympics on Wednesday, the first athlete formally disqualified by the IOC after the retesting of doping samples from the past two Summer… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    IOC strips 2012 bronze medal from Ukrainian weightlifter
    Jul13

    IOC strips 2012 bronze medal from Ukrainian weightlifter

    LONDON (AP) — A Ukrainian weightlifter was stripped of her bronze medal from the 2012 London Olympics on Wednesday, the first athlete formally disqualified by the IOC after the retesting of doping samples from the past two Summer Games. Yulia Kalina, who finished third in the 58-kilogram division in London, tested positive for the steroid...

    NATO, Russia remain at loggerheads over Ukraine
    Jul13

    NATO, Russia remain at loggerheads over Ukraine

    NATO and Russia remain at loggerheads over Ukraine but are considering a proposal to reduce the risk of accidental military confrontation in Baltic airspace, NATO’s chief says …read more Source: U.S....