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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Obama’s vision of the world clashes with TV reality
    Jan13

    Obama’s vision of the world clashes with TV reality

    President Obama portrayed his foreign policy as a level-headed, visionary success on Tuesday night. But that’s an argument he’s made before — and so far, Americans aren’t buying it. Recent polls show that about half of Americans disapprove of Obama’s handling of world affairs, largely thanks to fear over worldwide...

    Protests across Ukraine against Russian cigarettes
    Jan13

    Protests across Ukraine against Russian cigarettes

    ‘We will force Russian businesses not only to feel uncomfortable in Ukraine,but to actually leave… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s political working group to resume talks in Minsk 13 January
    Jan13

    Ukraine’s political working group to resume talks in Minsk 13 January

    The other working groups and the trilateral contact group on Ukraine are also expected to meet on 13 January. …read more Source:...

    Refugee Crisis: Bridging the gap between Old and New Europe
    Jan13

    Refugee Crisis: Bridging the gap between Old and New Europe

    Europe: Perpetual state of Crisis For almost half a century now, the Society of the German Language has chosen the so called Word of the Year – a word or a group of words that in the past 12 months made the most significant contribution to the country’s history. Last year’s winner? “Fluechtlinge” or in English, “refugee”. The two...

    Kyrgyz Ambassador in Ukraine completes his diplomatic mission
    Jan13

    Kyrgyz Ambassador in Ukraine completes his diplomatic mission

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    David Cameron’s newest Brussels problem: the local Tories
    Jan13

    David Cameron’s newest Brussels problem: the local Tories

    David Cameron had his hands full enough already, trying to coax European leaders into accepting controversial reforms aimed at avoiding a “Brexit.” Now, he’s struggling to keep another unruly bunch of politicians in line: members of his own Conservative party in Brussels. The 20 Tories who represent the U.K. in the European Parliament are...

    Congressman Unleashes on Obama Immediately Following State of the Union: He ‘Doesn’t Understand the World’
    Jan13

    Congressman Unleashes on Obama Immediately Following State of the Union: He ‘Doesn’t Understand the World’

    Immediately following President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address, Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) did not hold back, slamming the president for being “naive and childish” on national security and asserted that Obama did not understand the world in general. “He doesn’t understand the world. He simply doesn’t...

    Obama Urges Americans to Expunge Cynicism, Fear From Politics
    Jan13

    Obama Urges Americans to Expunge Cynicism, Fear From Politics

    President Barack Obama implored Americans to turn away from cynicism and fear, in a final State of the Union address that at times represented a rebuke of the bitter campaign to succeed him. “The future we want — opportunity and security for our families, a rising standard of living and a sustainable, peaceful planet for our kids —...

    SOTU Live Blogging (Now We’re Talking Edition)
    Jan13

    SOTU Live Blogging (Now We’re Talking Edition)

    9:43 PM: This essential point – both on Russia and ISIS – is a real needle to thread but incredibly important. Russia’s aggressive behavior in Ukraine and Syria are largely tied to fear of losing few remaining international clients. And puncture this nonsense about the fight against ISIS being World War III or the war of our...

    International Migration Has Surged 41% Since 2000, U.N. Says
    Jan13

    International Migration Has Surged 41% Since 2000, U.N. Says

    (UNITED NATIONS) — The number of people who migrated to foreign countries surged by 41% in the last 15 years to reach 244 million in 2015, according to a United Nations study released Tuesday. Of those people, 20 million are refugees. The U.N. is planning a series of meetings in 2016 to address migration, including a March 30 gathering in Geneva...