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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia is waging global cyberwar and the U.S. is silent
    Jul18

    Russia is waging global cyberwar and the U.S. is silent

    By the time anyone noticed the problem, it was far too late. Hackers had compromised the network of a popular Ukraine-based maker of tax software with malware as far back as April, then waited until June 27 before pushing out a malicious update. It quickly spread across the globe, infecting multinational businesses like shipping giant Maersk and...

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace Ukraine

    The announcement surprised some rebels, who said they have no intention of joining the new state …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Will the U.S. Return Russia’s Diplomatic Compounds?
    Jul18

    Will the U.S. Return Russia’s Diplomatic Compounds?

    Russia said two Russian diplomatic compounds in New York and Maryland seized by the Obama administration in retaliation for Moscow’s interference in the 2016 election are no closer to being returned after talks Monday in Washington—and warned of a strong response.“We came up with a number of ideas on how to achieve a visible and tangible...

    Pro-Russians announce new state in east Ukraine
    Jul18

    Pro-Russians announce new state in east Ukraine

    Pro-Russia forces in Ukraine proclaim a new state in eastern territories. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine seeks to establish financial ties with Iran
    Jul18

    Ukraine seeks to establish financial ties with Iran

    Ukraine has expressed readiness to establish direct financial ties with Iran and is exploring ways to make this happen. …read more Source:...

    As the World Moves to Renewable Energy, Myanmar Will Follow
    Jul18

    As the World Moves to Renewable Energy, Myanmar Will Follow

    YANGON — The government has been pushing plans for coal-fired power plants to address Myanmar’s great need for electricity. Renewable energy expert Hans-Josef Fell talks about how Myanmar can develop its energy plan. Fell is a former parliamentarian in Germany and the current president of the Berlin-based Energy Watch Group. The Myanmar...

    Facing Russia threat, Ukraine and Georgia join in push West (AFP)
    Jul18

    Facing Russia threat, Ukraine and Georgia join in push West (AFP)

    Tbilisi (AFP) – The presidents of Ukraine and Georgia on Tuesday agreed to work together to further their ambitions to join NATO and the European Union, in defiance of threats from former master Russia. …read more Source: The West...

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace Ukraine

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    Kiev Not to Allow Implementation of Abkhazia Scenario in Donbass
    Jul18

    Kiev Not to Allow Implementation of Abkhazia Scenario in Donbass

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Earlier in the day, Alexander Zakharchenko, the leader of east Ukraine’s self-proclaimed People’s Republic of Donetsk (DPR), proposed a three-year transition period toward a new state called Malorossiya (“Little Russia”) as a way to settle the conflict in the region. “Just at the moment when the Ukrainian delegation...

    Donetsk Republic Declares Creation of New State of Malorossiya
    Jul18

    Donetsk Republic Declares Creation of New State of Malorossiya

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Donetsk People’s Republic has declared the establishment of a new country – Malorossiya – which the local leadership described as a successor state to Ukraine. …read more Source: Tasnim News...