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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    80 percent of people having lung cancer are smokers
    May31

    80 percent of people having lung cancer are smokers

    May 31 is the World No Tobacco Day. In Armenia, compared to previous years, the number of smokers hasn’t changed significantly. 53 percent of men, 7-8 percent of women and 6 percent of teenagers are smokers in our country. Alexander Bazarchyan, Director of National Institute of Health, thinks legislative changes are needed for decreasing...

    UEFA looks to December decisions to shape Champions League
    May31

    UEFA looks to December decisions to shape Champions League

    Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo kisses the trophy after the Champions League final soccer match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid at the San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy, Saturday, May 28, 2016. Photo: AP GENEVA: UEFA is set to decide in December on changing the Champions League as Europe’s top clubs chase a new format and...

    Freed Ukrainian pilot Savchenko sworn in as lawmaker
    May31

    Freed Ukrainian pilot Savchenko sworn in as lawmaker

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who spent two years in Russian custody before she was released last week, was sworn in as a lawmaker in the national parliament on Tuesday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Winger Reus left out of Germany’s Euro 2016 squad
    May31

    Winger Reus left out of Germany’s Euro 2016 squad

    The coach also cut 20-year-old midfielder Julian Brandt along with his Bayer Leverkusen team mate Karim Bellarabi and Sebastian Rudy. Winger Marco Reus was left out of World Cup winners Germany’s final Euro 2016 squad on Tuesday over injury concerns, coach Joachim Loew said.Borussia Dortmund’s Reus, who also missed the 2014 World Cup...

    Savchenko hailed in Ukraine parliament, berates 'lazy schoolchildren' lawmakers
    May31

    Savchenko hailed in Ukraine parliament, berates 'lazy schoolchildren' lawmakers

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian servicewoman Nadiya Savchenko, whose resistance to her imprisonment in Russia has made her a national hero and a potentially disruptive force in Ukrainian politics, received a standing ovation in her first address to parliament on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Three Missing After Fire At Huge Ukrainian Landfill
    May31

    Three Missing After Fire At Huge Ukrainian Landfill

    A search was under way for three rescue workers who disappeared after a massive mound of garbage collapsed during a blaze at a landfill near Lviv, in western Ukraine. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Savchenko Tells Parliament No Life Is More Important Than Ukraine
    May31

    Savchenko Tells Parliament No Life Is More Important Than Ukraine

    Nadia Savchenko, the Ukrainian military aviator who spent almost two years in Russian custody before she returned home last week, has taken her seat as a member of parliament. She became a hero to many Ukrainians during her detention and was elected in absentia in 2014. She was pardoned last week by Russian President Vladimir Putin as part of a...

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian MP
    May31

    Freed pilot Savchenko sworn in as Ukrainian MP

    ‘I want to tell you that nothing is forgotten, no one is forgotten, and no one is forgiven,’ Nadiya Savchenko asserts …read more Source: World...

    Russia highlights ties with China ahead of Putin’s trip
    May31

    Russia highlights ties with China ahead of Putin’s trip

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says President Vladimir Putin’s planned trip to China will give powerful new impulse to ties between the two nations. Speaking Tuesday at a Moscow conference, Sergey Lavrov described expanding ties with China as Russia’s top foreign policy priority. Lavrov said the two nations share...

    Savchenko hailed in Ukraine parliament, berates ‘lazy schoolchildren’ lawmakers
    May31

    Savchenko hailed in Ukraine parliament, berates ‘lazy schoolchildren’ lawmakers

    Ukrainian servicewoman Nadiya Savchenko, whose resistance to her imprisonment in Russia has made her a national hero and a potentially disruptive force in Ukrainian politics, received a standing ovation in her first address to parliament on Tuesday. …read more Source: Channel...