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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia builds up army near Ukraine border
    Jun08

    Russia builds up army near Ukraine border

    A town council official said Klintsy had been chosen as the site of a newly-formed division, and that so far about 240 soldiers had arrived. …read more Source:...

    OSCE staff member ‘missing’ in rebel-held Ukraine (AFP)
    Jun08

    OSCE staff member ‘missing’ in rebel-held Ukraine (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Foreign monitors observing Ukraine’s separatist conflict said on Wednesday that one of their local staff has gone missing in the pro-Russian east. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens
    Jun08

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens

    Russia is building an army base near its border with Ukraine, the latest in a chain of new military sites along what the Kremlin sees as its frontline in a growing confrontation with NATO. …read more Source:...

    Russian courts convicts, releases dissident artist
    Jun08

    Russian courts convicts, releases dissident artist

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court has ordered the release of a performance artist who was charged with vandalism for two stunts in Moscow and St. Petersburg. Pyotr Pavlensky has been in detention since November after he set fire to the doors of the Russian security agency, the former KGB headquarters in Moscow. In May, Pavlensky was found guilty for...

    Russian Anti-IS Brochure Casts US as Villain
    Jun08

    Russian Anti-IS Brochure Casts US as Villain

    A tree covered with the bloody dead bodies of more than a hundred villagers — women, children and elders. A dying young boy telling the story about merciless forces of darkness that came at night to slaughter the innocent. The remorseless rage of the inhumane warlord who ordered the genocidal act. Fans of the 2006 Hollywood blockbuster...

    Vladimir Putin deploys troops to Ukrainian border in response to NATO exercises
    Jun08

    Vladimir Putin deploys troops to Ukrainian border in response to NATO exercises

    As NATO carried out its biggest exercise in Poland since the end of communism since 1989, it emerged that Russian troops have been deployed to the Ukrainian border. …read more Source: Daily...

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens
    Jun08

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens

    Russia is building an army base near its border with Ukraine, the latest in a chain of new military sites along what the Kremlin sees as its frontline in a growing confrontation with NATO. While there have been no clashes between the former Cold War rivals, Russia is building up forces on its western frontiers at a time when the NATO alliance is...

    2 Ukrainian sailors found dead in Istanbul shipyard
    Jun08

    2 Ukrainian sailors found dead in Istanbul shipyard

    Investigation launched after bodies discovered by shipyard personnel in Tuzla district …read more Source: Anadolu...

    UEFA picks ref from Euro 2012 controversy for France opener
    Jun08

    UEFA picks ref from Euro 2012 controversy for France opener

    PARIS: Viktor Kassai has been selected to referee the European Championship opening match on Friday, four years after his exit from Euro 2012 following a mistake which helped ensure goal-line technology is used in France. UEFA says Kassai and his assistants from Hungary will work France vs. Romania at Stade de France in Paris. Four years ago,...

    Expand Russian government sanction list: Russian opposition to US
    Jun08

    Expand Russian government sanction list: Russian opposition to US

    A Russian opposition leader has stated that many more officials in Vladimir Putin’s government is responsible for human rights violations in the country. A Russian opposition figure is urging US authorities to impose sanctions against a greater number of top Russian government officials in order to defend human rights and democracy in his...