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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    US guarantees more Ukraine loans
    Jun03

    US guarantees more Ukraine loans

    KIEV: The United States said on Friday it had signed a major new loan guarantee with Ukraine aimed at helping the war-scarred former Soviet republic stabilize its floundering economy. The $1-billion (900-million-euro) commitment is the third of its kind issued by Washington since a pro-EU revolution brought down Ukraine’s Russia-backed...

    Azerbaijani cyclist becomes top young rider of Tour of Ukraine
    Jun03

    Azerbaijani cyclist becomes top young rider of Tour of Ukraine

    The UCI 2.2 Tour of Ukraine 3-day stage race ended last day. This may be one of the successful competitions for Azerbaijan’s Synergy Baku Cycling Project among other 18 strongest teams. …read more Source:...

    Paris river to peak at six meters
    Jun03

    Paris river to peak at six meters

    Photo: Reuters Floodwaters in Paris are set to peak on Friday with the River Seine due to reach 6m above its normal level, the BBC reports. The world-famous Louvre and Orsay museums have been shut so staff can move priceless artworks to safety. At least 11 people have died in the past week – 10 in southern Germany, one in France. Thousands have...

    The Morning Vertical, June 3, 2016
    Jun03

    The Morning Vertical, June 3, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pro-Russian rebels accuse Ukraine of fresh offensive
    Jun03

    Pro-Russian rebels accuse Ukraine of fresh offensive

    The scale of exchanges of heavy weapons fire appears to have grown exponentially after weeks of relative calm.Four-way talks on Ukraine war fail to win breakthroughEaster ceasefire fails to take hold in eastern Ukraine’No margin for error’: dangerous work for Ukraine’s rebel deminersDeadly Russian rocket system spotted in...

    Trump and the world: What could actually go wrong
    Jun03

    Trump and the world: What could actually go wrong

    To hear Hillary Clinton tell it, letting Donald J. Trump anywhere near the Oval Office would be tantamount to inviting a nuclear apocalypse. The address she delivered from San Diego Thursday opened up a new front in the 2016 campaign: whether Trump can be trusted as leader of the free world. Calling Trump’s ideas “dangerously incoherent,”...

    US signs third US$1 billion loan guarantee agreement for Ukraine
    Jun03

    US signs third US$1 billion loan guarantee agreement for Ukraine

    The United States and Ukraine signed a US$1 billion loan guarantee agreement on Friday, the third such agreement provided by Washington to Kiev since May 2014. …read more Source: Channel...

    The Daily Vertical: Does Crime Pay? (Transcript)
    Jun03

    The Daily Vertical: Does Crime Pay? (Transcript)

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump and the World: What Could Actually Go Wrong
    Jun03

    Trump and the World: What Could Actually Go Wrong

    To hear Hillary Clinton tell it, letting Donald J. Trump anywhere near the Oval Office would be tantamount to inviting a nuclear apocalypse. The address she delivered from San Diego Thursday opened up a new front in the 2016 campaign: whether Trump can be trusted as leader of the free world. Calling Trump’s ideas “dangerously incoherent,”...

    Analyst: Russia’s attempt to give two-thirds of Arstakh territories to Azerbaijan is explained by Ankara- Moscow geopolitical fight for Turkic world
    Jun03

    Analyst: Russia’s attempt to give two-thirds of Arstakh territories to Azerbaijan is explained by Ankara- Moscow geopolitical fight for Turkic world

    Russia’s attempt to give two-thirds of Arstakh territories to Azerbaijan is explained by the geopolitical competition with Turkey for the Turkic world, ex-foreign minister of the NKR, independent analyst Arman Melikyan has told ArmInfo. “It is certainly hard for an ordinary Armenian to understand why Moscow seeks to restore...