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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    France to ‘strengthen’ relations with Russia despite sanctions
    Jan25

    France to ‘strengthen’ relations with Russia despite sanctions

    Macron, who arrived in Russia for a two-day visit, said Sunday that Paris hoped EU sanctions imposed against Russia for fuelling a separatist rebellion in eastern Ukraine would be lifted this summer. …read more Source: Channel...

    Polish, Lithuanian and Ukrainian brigade to be ready in 2017
    Jan25

    Polish, Lithuanian and Ukrainian brigade to be ready in 2017

    The force is to take part in U.N. peacekeeping missions and will also help Ukraine — which is not a member of NATO — upgrade its armed forces. Warsaw would like the summit to make decisions on the permanent placement of NATO troops in the area, but some western alliance members point to a 1997 agreement with Russia barring that. …read more...

    Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine to launch joint brigade in 2017
    Jan25

    Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine to launch joint brigade in 2017

    ‘We see this brigade as a driving force that will improve our army,’ Ukrainian defense minister says …read more Source: World...

    Polish, Lithuanian and Ukrainian brigade to be ready in 2017
    Jan25

    Polish, Lithuanian and Ukrainian brigade to be ready in 2017

    A new brigade consisting of Polish, Lithuanian and Ukrainian troops should be fully operational in the region by 2017, Poland’s Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said Monday. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine to launch joint brigade in 2017
    Jan25

    Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine to launch joint brigade in 2017

    Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine Monday said a joint brigade of 4,000 troops would be operational next year, as the region maintains a wary eye on Russia and its role in the Ukraine conflict …read more Source: The Daily...

    Poroshenko Concerned About Cracks in Ruling Coalition
    Jan25

    Poroshenko Concerned About Cracks in Ruling Coalition

    25 de enero de 2016, 09:34Kiev, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, urged today to preserve the majority coalition in Parliament, after the Minister of the “”Self-help”" Union (Samopomich) left his office at the Executive, and demanded that a new government be elected. …read more Source:...

    Armenia to perform in first semi-finals of Eurovision 2016
    Jan25

    Armenia to perform in first semi-finals of Eurovision 2016

    According to the results of the drawing held in Stockholm, Armenia will perform in the first semi-finals of Eurovision Song Contest 2016. The first semi-finals will take place on May 10. It will feature the participants from Armenia, Russia, Croatia, Finland, Moldova, Greece, Hungary, the Netherlands, San Marino, Azerbaijan, Cyprus, Malta, Bosnia...

    Moscow creates a pierce when US loosens a noose
    Jan25

    Moscow creates a pierce when US loosens a noose

    When US President Obama was attracting Islamabad’s critique for his remarks on terror, presaging ‘decades of instability’ in a longtime ally, Russian Army Chief General Oleg Salyukov authorized holding troops exercises with Pakistan codenamed Indestructible Brotherhood. The initial ever Russian-Pakistani special war-games in alpine...

    Polish, Lithuanian and Ukrainian brigade to be ready in 2017
    Jan25

    Polish, Lithuanian and Ukrainian brigade to be ready in 2017

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” Poland’s defense minister says that a new brigade consisting of Polish, Lithuanian and Ukrainian troops should be fully operational in the region by 2017.Antoni Macierewicz spoke Monday in the eastern city… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Top Europe rights body sends team to Crimea
    Jan25

    Top Europe rights body sends team to Crimea

    Europe’s top human rights body has sent a delegation to Crimea to assess the situation in the strategic peninsula annexed by Russia from Ukraine in 2014, officials said on Jan. 25 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...