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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Daily Vertical: Exposed On Two Fronts
    Mar31

    The Daily Vertical: Exposed On Two Fronts

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

    In A Flashback To Cold War Days, Pentagon Announces Plan To Deploy Troops Along Russian Border
    Mar31

    In A Flashback To Cold War Days, Pentagon Announces Plan To Deploy Troops Along Russian Border

    As tensions continue to escalate between Russia and the West, the Pentagon has announced plans to deploy U.S. troops, armed with modern equipment and heavy artillery, full time along NATO’s eastern borders.The so-called “European Reassurance Initiative,” will be the first such deployment since the Cold War ended, The Wall Street Journal...

    Poroshenko Calls For Sanctions On Russia To Remain
    Mar31

    Poroshenko Calls For Sanctions On Russia To Remain

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has called for Western sanctions against Russia for its actions in his country to remain intact. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Europeans what to decide who joins the EU
    Mar31

    Europeans what to decide who joins the EU

    According to Sputnik.Polls, the majority of Italians (66%), Germans (63%) and the French (63%) want to be involved in decisions regarding the conclusion of EU association agreements with other countries through national referendums. The survey was conducted by the opinion poll companies Populus and Ifop for Sputnik News Agency and Radio. A...

    Ukraine top rabbi: Dutch Christians pressuring Jews to flee Europe
    Mar31

    Ukraine top rabbi: Dutch Christians pressuring Jews to flee Europe

    Ukrainian chief rabbi Yaakov Dov Bleich wants a Dutch Christian group to stop pressuring Jewish people in the Ukraine to move to Israel, he said to newspaper Trouw following a documentary on the group. The documentary “Breng de Joden Thuis” aired Tuesday. The post Ukraine top rabbi: Dutch Christians pressuring Jews to flee Europe...

    Ukraine should not be an EU member: Dutch prime minister
    Mar31

    Ukraine should not be an EU member: Dutch prime minister

    Ukraine should never become a member of the European Union, Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte said in an interview with… …read more Source:...

    Turkey eyes 1 million tourists from Ukraine this year amid troubles
    Mar31

    Turkey eyes 1 million tourists from Ukraine this year amid troubles

    Amid woes in Turkey’s tourism sector this year, Tourism Minister Mahir Ünal has said the country wants to attract 1 million tourists from Black Sea neighbor Ukraine this year to compensate …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    [Ticker] Referendum is really about EU, Dutch campaigner admits
    Mar31

    [Ticker] Referendum is really about EU, Dutch campaigner admits

    One of the key groups that triggered the Dutch referendum on the EU-Ukraine association agreement only did it “to create tensions between the Netherlands and the EU”, chairman Arjan van Dixhoorn of Burgercomite EU told newspaper nrc.next. “You have to understand, we don’t care about Ukraine,” he said. …read...

    Saeima condemns Savchenko verdict
    Mar31

    Saeima condemns Savchenko verdict

    On Thursday members of the Latvian parliament adopted the Foreign Affairs Committee declaration condemning the verdict of the Ukrainian air force pilot and Verkhovna Rada deputy Nadiya Savchenko, reported LSM. …read more Source:...

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism
    Mar31

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Still reeling from attacks in Brussels and Paris, world leaders are wrestling this week with the chilling prospect of the Islamic State group or other extremists unleashing a nuclear attack on a major city.Preventing terrorists from obtaining nuclear materials is the central focus as President Barack Obama hosts leaders...