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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    ‘No reason’ for Russia to view US as threat: Pentagon
    Jan05

    ‘No reason’ for Russia to view US as threat: Pentagon

    Russia has no reason to consider the United States a threat to its national security, the Pentagon said Monday after Moscow published a report highlighting Washington and NATO for the first time. Russia’s new national security document, signed by President Vladimir Putin on New Year’s Eve, names as threats both the United States and...

    Russia ‘supplying gas to Ukrainian town’ during cold snap after it pleaded for help
    Jan05

    Russia ‘supplying gas to Ukrainian town’ during cold snap after it pleaded for help

    Mayor denies appealing to Vladimir Putin as Kremlin claims it has begun unilaterally pumping “humantarian” gas from Crimea following cold snap. …read more Source: The...

    The Ukrainians starting a new life – in Russia
    Jan05

    The Ukrainians starting a new life – in Russia

    About 1.5 million have fled the conflict in Donetsk, with their choice of destination largely set by their allegiance in the war“It’s a scary feeling when you land at the end of the earth and you literally know nobody,” said Tatyana Kurlayeva while sipping a cappuccino in a cafe in Magadan, a bleak city in the far east of Russia. Kurlayeva,...

    Report: More airline deaths in 2015 due to deliberate acts than accidental causes
    Jan05

    Report: More airline deaths in 2015 due to deliberate acts than accidental causes

    The Russian airline Kogalymavia’s Airbus A321 with a tail number of EI-ETJ on an airstrip of Moscow’s Domodedovo international airport. (Tatiana Belyakova, AP Photo) WASHINGTON — There were more airline deaths worldwide due to deliberate acts in 2015 than to accidental air crashes for the second year in a row, according to an industry...

    Malaysia Airlines limits baggage allowance, baffling analysts
    Jan05

    Malaysia Airlines limits baggage allowance, baffling analysts

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia | AFP – Malaysia Airlines on Tuesday announced immediate restrictions on check-in luggage for some Europe-bound flights, citing strong headwinds, a move that left aviation analysts puzzled. In a statement on its website, the carrier said “unseasonably strong headwinds” were limiting the amount of baggage its flights could...

    Natural gas woes – obscurity during winter
    Jan05

    Natural gas woes – obscurity during winter

    On New Year’s Eve Bulgaria narrowly missed a rather unpleasant “déjà vu.” The case between Overgas and Gazprom reminded us of the frosty days at the beginning of January 2009, when deliveries of Russian gas through Ukraine stopped completely because of financial disputes between Moscow and Kiev. During those days the Bulgarian...

    Brown Ideye: Wife of Super Eagles striker still sticking with him despite claims of love children
    Jan05

    Brown Ideye: Wife of Super Eagles striker still sticking with him despite claims of love children

    The woman called Alex through a series of Instagram posts, has been accusing Ideye of fathering her son and daughter Wife of Super Eagles striker Brown Ideye is standing behind her husband despite claims that he fathered two children in Ukraine.The woman called Alex through a series of Instagram posts, has been accusing Ideye of fathering her son...

    “My Nazi Legacy”: a film about guilt and memory
    Jan05

    “My Nazi Legacy”: a film about guilt and memory

    Philippe Sands (centre) with Niklas Frank (left) and Horst von Wächter (right) in the killings fields of Ukraine : Ian Kershaw–the fall and rise of modern Europe Like many other descendants of Holocaust victims, Philippe Sands wanted to find out more about the circumstances of their deaths. The lawyer and academic, author of Lawless World and...

    Injured Sharapova, Halep withdraw from Brisbane tournament
    Jan05

    Injured Sharapova, Halep withdraw from Brisbane tournament

    BRISBANE: Defending champion Maria Sharapova and top-seeded Simona Halep withdrew from the Australian Open warmup tournament in Brisbane within an hour of each other on Tuesday, without playing a match. Sharapova was scheduled to play fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova on Tuesday but withdrew hours before the first-round match rather than risk...

    MEP Austrevicius Says EU-Ukraine Relations Developed as Never Before
    Jan05

    MEP Austrevicius Says EU-Ukraine Relations Developed as Never Before

    Relations between the European Union and Ukraine have become so deeply institutionalized and developed as never before. …read more Source:...