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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Belarus Ready to Mediate in Turkey-Russia Conflict
    Jan04

    Belarus Ready to Mediate in Turkey-Russia Conflict

    Belarus stands ready to put in “maximum effort” to help wind down tensions between Russia and Turkey, but cannot impose mediation on either side, PM Vladimir Makei has said.In an interview for Belarus 1 TV station quoted by Russian news websites, he has added the country’s President, Aleksandr Lukashenko, held phone...

    Is Belarusian Government About to Close Down the Ukrainian Border?
    Jan04

    Is Belarusian Government About to Close Down the Ukrainian Border?

    Image: realbrest.by On 16 December, President Lukashenka requested that Belarusian security agencies not neglect the consequences which the situation in Ukraine created for Belarus. He referred to the recent case of a former Donbas war veteran detained with weapons and explosives at the railway station in Minsk. Meanwhile, the Belarusian State...

    Prosecutors in Netherlands to consider citizen journalist news on identities of possible MH17 attackers
    Jan04

    Prosecutors in Netherlands to consider citizen journalist news on identities of possible MH17 attackers

    Prosecutors in the Netherlands have stated they plan to seriously review claims by private journalists on the identities of Russian soldiers that have allegedly manned a BUK mobile rocket launcher on July 17 2014, when Malaysian passenger airplane was shot down in Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Japan PM Abe approaches Russia for peace deal, anti-terrorism
    Jan04

    Japan PM Abe approaches Russia for peace deal, anti-terrorism

    TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe courted Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, holding out the prospect for a summit as he renewed his call for progress on an elusive World War II peace treaty. The two countries have never officially struck a peace accord more than after 70 years after the end of the conflict amid a territorial...

    Hopman Cup: Hobbling Serena ruled out of opening tie
    Jan04

    Hopman Cup: Hobbling Serena ruled out of opening tie

    "I'm disappointed to not take the court in Perth today," Williams said in a news release. World number one Serena Williams was ruled out of her opening match at the Hopman Cup mixed team event in Perth on Monday because of inflammation of the knee, organisers said.The 34-year-old was scheduled to play her first official match since...

    Kazakh-Ukrainian tennis duo advances in Australia
    Jan04

    Kazakh-Ukrainian tennis duo advances in Australia

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani Aleksandr Nedovyesov and his men’s doubles partner Denys Molchanov from Ukraine have advanced to the second round of the 2016 City of Onkaparinga ATP Challenger in Happy Valley, Australia this morning, Kazinform has learnt from the ATP’s official website. …read more Source:...

    A Minority Party Will Be Lifted Up In Nigeria – TB Joshua
    Jan04

    A Minority Party Will Be Lifted Up In Nigeria – TB Joshua

    After an eight month absence, Nigerian ‘Prophet’ T.B. Joshua returned to his Lagos-based church, The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), on Sunday 3rd January 2016 with more prophetic revelations concerning Africa. Speaking on the Nigerian political scene, Joshua declared that a minority partywould soon rise to significance. “One of...

    Japan’s Abe wants summit talks with Putin over territorial dispute
    Jan04

    Japan’s Abe wants summit talks with Putin over territorial dispute

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says summit talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin are needed in order for Japan and Russia to settle a long-running territorial dispute. Tokyo and Moscow never reached a peace treaty following World War II due to conflicting claims over four Pacific islands close to Japan’s north coast, known as the...

    Free-visa policy not compromising security: Jokowi
    Jan04

    Free-visa policy not compromising security: Jokowi

    Foreign visitors wait at a visa-on-arrival payment counter at an airport. (Antara/Nyoman Budhiana)President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has said that the government’s free-visa policy, currently enjoyed by citizens of 174 countries, has not compromised the security or stability of the country. “I am not afraid of including more countries in the...

    Japan PM Abe approaches Russia for peace deal, anti-terrorism
    Jan04

    Japan PM Abe approaches Russia for peace deal, anti-terrorism

    TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (pix) courted Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, holding out the prospect for a summit as he renewed his call for progress on an elusive World War II peace treaty. The two countries have never officially struck a peace accord more than after 70 years after the end of the conflict amid a...