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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine ‘outraged’ by UN chief’s remarks on Russia
    Jun17

    Ukraine ‘outraged’ by UN chief’s remarks on Russia

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Ukraine's U.N. ambassador said Thursday he is "completely outraged" by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's comments in a prepared speech saying Russia has a critical role to play in ending the conflict in his country…. …read more Source: Associated...

    A 2nd Northern Ireland fan has died at Euro 2016
    Jun17

    A 2nd Northern Ireland fan has died at Euro 2016

    Another Northern Ireland fan died at the European Championship on Thursday. Northern Ireland spokesman Neil Brittain said the fan died at the Stade de Lyon during the team’s 2-0 win over Ukraine. “The fan passed away as he was watching the game in the stadium,” said Patrick Nelson, chief executive of the Irish FA, the...

    Germany 0 Poland 0: Milik fluffs lines in Saint-Denis stalemate
    Jun17

    Germany 0 Poland 0: Milik fluffs lines in Saint-Denis stalemate

    World champions Germany and Group C rivals Poland played out a goalless draw on Thursday at the Stade de France, which leaves both nations in good shape to qualify for the last 16 of the European Championship and eliminates Ukraine from contention. After opening-match wins, victory on Thursday for either side would have secured a spot in the...

    Euro 2016: Germany 0-0 Poland – Resolute Poland Hold Germans + match highlights
    Jun17

    Euro 2016: Germany 0-0 Poland – Resolute Poland Hold Germans + match highlights

    Germany and Poland played out a 0-0 draw in their second Group C game in Paris on Wednesday. The shared points eliminates Ukraine, who fell 2-0 to Northern Ireland earlier in the day, and ensures a… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian PM: Maintain Western Sanctions Until Russian Withdrawal
    Jun17

    Ukrainian PM: Maintain Western Sanctions Until Russian Withdrawal

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroysman urged Western governments to maintain tough sanctions on Russia until it withdraws forces from eastern Ukraine and cedes control of Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Moscow seized from Kyiv in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Latest: Ukraine eliminated from Euro 2016
    Jun17

    The Latest: Ukraine eliminated from Euro 2016

    Ukraine has become the first team to be eliminated from the European Championship after the 0-0 draw between Germany and Poland …read more Source: U.S....

    Stubborn Poland hold uninspired Germany to goalless draw
    Jun17

    Stubborn Poland hold uninspired Germany to goalless draw

    Germany’s Mesut Ozil in action with Poland’s Grzegorz Krychowiak and Jakub Blaszczykowski during Euro 2016 at Stade de France, on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: Poland held Germany to the first 0-0 draw of Euro 2016 on Thursday as the world champions struggled to break down dogged opponents who will be satisfied with a...

    A 2nd Northern Ireland fan has died at Euro 2016
    Jun16

    A 2nd Northern Ireland fan has died at Euro 2016

    LYON, France (AP) — Another Northern Ireland fan died at the European Championship on Thursday. Northern Ireland spokesman Neil Brittain said the fan died at the Stade de Lyon during the team’s 2-0 win over Ukraine. “The fan passed away as he was watching the game in the stadium,” said Patrick Nelson, chief executive of the Irish FA, the...

    Iran Air cleared to fly in EU
    Jun16

    Iran Air cleared to fly in EU

    BRUSSELS — Iranian flag carrier Iran Air has been taken off a safety blacklist and cleared to fly in the European Union, the European Commission said Thursday. “Following my visit to Iran in April, a technical assessment was successfully carried out in May,” EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc said in a statement. “Based on this I am happy to...

    Implement Ukraine   deal for EU to lift   curbs, Russia told
    Jun16

    Implement Ukraine deal for EU to lift curbs, Russia told

    SAINT PETERSBURG: European Union (EU) Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker warned Russia on Thursday that the 28-nation bloc will only lift its sanctions if the Kremlin fully implements a Ukraine peace deal. “The next step is clear, full implementation of the agreement − no more, no less,” Juncker told Russia’s main economic forum in Saint...