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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Over 3 million cigarette packets seized from vessel in Istanbul
    Jul14

    Over 3 million cigarette packets seized from vessel in Istanbul

    Over 3 million packages of smuggled cigarettes were seized during an operation on a Ukraine-flagged dry cargo vessel passing through Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait on July 14, the largest amount of cigarette packages ever seized on water …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    More than 9000 killed in Ukraine since 2014, UN says; calls for world justice system to investigate
    Jul14

    More than 9000 killed in Ukraine since 2014, UN says; calls for world justice system to investigate

    Ed AdamczykGENEVA, Switzerland, July 14 (UPI) — A United Nations report, released Thursday, found 9404 people have been killed in Ukraine since the beginning of the conflict in 2014. …read more Source: United Press...

    Lukashenko to attend opening of Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk
    Jul14

    Lukashenko to attend opening of Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk

    The head of state is expected to make a speech at the opening of the forum and honor Belarusian, Russian and Ukrainian people of art with awards in recognition of their considerable contribution to the development of the festival. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, Azerbaijan agree to enhance trade, energy cooperation
    Jul14

    Ukraine, Azerbaijan agree to enhance trade, energy cooperation

    Azerbaijan and Ukraine highlighted good prospects for developing cooperation in fuel and energy sector, along with boosting regional transportation. …read more Source:...

    UN sees evidence of possible war crimes in Ukraine
    Jul14

    UN sees evidence of possible war crimes in Ukraine

    NNA – The United Nations on Thursday said Ukraine39;s forces had indiscriminately shelled residents while pro-Russian insurgents and Kiev battalions had summarily killed civilians in what may have c …read more Source: National News...

    Azerbaijan offers Ukraine to take advantage of its transport corridors
    Jul14

    Azerbaijan offers Ukraine to take advantage of its transport corridors

    Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev offers Ukrainian companies to use transport opportunities that Azerbaijan is creating in different directions. …read more Source:...

    Concerts: What to see in the last days of Bluesfest (plus some other treats)
    Jul14

    Concerts: What to see in the last days of Bluesfest (plus some other treats)

    There’s only three days left for Bluesfest and the Music and Beyond Festival – as both end July 17 — so let’s start with my picks for each: Bluesfest July 14: The Monkees, yes, those Monkees, because some have called their new, 50th anniversary album one of the best of 2016. (It was made with the help of some epically talented fans —...

    What to do Thursday: Paint party and some Green comedy
    Jul14

    What to do Thursday: Paint party and some Green comedy

    Thursday, July 14 So glad I don’t have to clean up after Ottawa’s Paint Party, where “colour cannons” will be spraying the rainbow onto the dance floor at Tequila Jacks, and glow sticks, UV dancers and more will make the fun as colourful as possible, 10 p.m., 104 Clarence St. Tickets: $10. www.OttawaPaintParty2016.eventbrite.ca Tom...

    Drone disrupts Ukraine’s parliament session
    Jul14

    Drone disrupts Ukraine’s parliament session

    It was another slow and quiet summer session Thursday in Ukraine’s parliament – until someone set off a drone inside the chamber, causing a ruckus. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukrainian President makes anti-Armenian statement in Baku
    Jul14

    Ukrainian President makes anti-Armenian statement in Baku

    Poroshenko announced that Ukraine will never recognize Nagorno Karabakh. …read more Source:...