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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukrainian Nationalists Participating in Rally in Kiev to Mark Bandera’s Birthday
    Jan02

    Ukrainian Nationalists Participating in Rally in Kiev to Mark Bandera’s Birthday

    The torchlight procession is being held under the slogan “For heroes’ glory, for children’s future!” the UNIAN news agency reported. Andrii Illienko, the lawmaker of the Ukrainian parliament from the Svoboda party, said before the start of the action that the demonstration would be peaceful and would provide an occasion for the...

    The Fading of the Idea of Central Europe
    Jan01

    The Fading of the Idea of Central Europe

    Europe today is riven by several urgent policy questions: How should its institutions evolve? How far and how fast should EU integration proceed? What should Europeans think about the concept increasingly referred to as “two-tiered” Europe? How should they think about common defense following the signing of the PESCO agreement by 23 European...

    The History of Fake News in the United States
    Jan01

    The History of Fake News in the United States

    Fake news isn’t suddenly ruining America, but putting government in charge of deciding what news is fake will. In the wake of President Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 election, numerous media outlets ran stories claiming that many websites had published false stories that helped Trump beat Hillary Clinton. Since then Left-leaning...

    Donald Trump Is a Consequential President. Just Not in the Ways You Think.
    Jan01

    Donald Trump Is a Consequential President. Just Not in the Ways You Think.

    On January 20, 2017, as President Donald Trump began his inaugural address, a cold rain began to fall. A few hours later, Trump claimed the rain had not begun to fall.“The crowd was unbelievable today,” Trump crowed to revelers at the Liberty Inaugural Ball. “I looked at the rain, which just never came. You know, we finished the speech, went...

    Sharmazanov: Russia will not cede South Caucasus to Turkey
    Jan01

    Sharmazanov: Russia will not cede South Caucasus to Turkey

    ArmInfo. Russia and Turkey have always been and will be competitors for the sphere of influence in the South Caucasus; the interests of the two countries in this region are interbreeding. Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Edward Sharmazanov stated this in a conversation with journalists. According to him, despite some apparent warming in...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 28 Dec 2017
    Jan01

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 28 Dec 2017

    Stranded air passengers sleep on luggage belts Hundreds of passengers were stranded at airports last night, thanks to snow and ice. At Stansted, where 300 were left without flights, a witness told Sky News that customers were sleeping on the luggage carousel belts. A weather warning is in place for ice this morning, after some motorists were...

    The journalist prince
    Jan01

    The journalist prince

    Germany Der Tagesspiegel reported on Angela Merkel’s waning support after a poll found 47 percent of Germans don’t want her to remain chancellor for another full four-year term. Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung led with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko stepping down as the country’s chief World Cup organizer. The...

    A review of ‘On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century’
    Jan01

    A review of ‘On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century’

    Timothy Snyder reads five, and speaks ten, European languages, which give him a tremendous advantage when researching and writing about European history. An undergraduate at Brown University, he continued his studies at Oxford where he received his doctorate in 1997 while a British Marshall Scholar. In addition to fellowships in Paris, Vienna and...

    New Year and Christmas Greetings from Ukrainian Ambassador Dr M. Kulinich – Новорічні та різдвяні вітання від українського посла д-ра М. Кулініча

    New Year and Christmas Greetings from Ukrainian Ambassador Dr M. Kulinich – Новорічні та різдвяні вітання від українського посла д-ра М. Кулініча …read more Source:...

    When Is Orthodox Christmas Day? 16 Countries Prepare To Celebrate
    Jan01

    When Is Orthodox Christmas Day? 16 Countries Prepare To Celebrate

    Orthodox Christian communities in multiple countries are preparing to celebrate their own Christmas on Jan. 7, 2018, a fortnight after the Dec. 25 event. Orthodox Christmas is recognized and celebrated by a total of 16 countries which include Russia, Ukraine, Egypt and Serbia. So why does the celebrations take place in January instead of...