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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 23 August
    Aug02

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 23 August

    During the meeting on 2 August, the contract group reached an agreement on several matters related to the lists of persons detained in connection with the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Parties to Ukraine conflict make progress on detainee lists
    Aug02

    Parties to Ukraine conflict make progress on detainee lists

    The ambassador welcomed the agreement on the protection of critical infrastructure reached by the Normandy Four leaders during a telephone conversation on 24 July. He also welcomed the support and efforts of the leaders to get heavy weapons and means withdrawn from the contact line. …read more Source:...

    Belarus Extradites Russian Activist Wanted For Alleged Extremism
    Aug02

    Belarus Extradites Russian Activist Wanted For Alleged Extremism

    Russian opposition activist Vladimir Yegorov has been extradited from Belarus to Russia, his lawyer says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Things I didn’t know (a continuing series)
    Aug02

    Things I didn’t know (a continuing series)

    The French had four times as many dead (95,000) in the Crimean War as the British did (22,000). …read more Source: Foreign...

    Russian presenter punched live on air by 'drunk paratrooper' who shouts 'we will seize Ukraine'
    Aug02

    Russian presenter punched live on air by 'drunk paratrooper' who shouts 'we will seize Ukraine'

    This is the shocking moment a man punched a Russian presenter live on television and shouted “we will seize Ukraine”. …read more Source: London Evening...

    Why is the West afraid of the West-2017 exercises?
    Aug02

    Why is the West afraid of the West-2017 exercises?

    Lukashenka with a Kalashnikov rifle. Source: solnzepodobny.livejournal.com On 21 July 2017, Alexander Lukashenka visited Kyiv and met with Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko. After the meeting, Poroshenko stated that he had received guarantees of security and that Ukraine would never be threatened from Belarusian territory. However, the very...

    Ali Cynthia Chinechere: Best student in WAEC exams rewarded on Twitter
    Aug02

    Ali Cynthia Chinechere: Best student in WAEC exams rewarded on Twitter

    The best student has nine A1s in the just concluded West Africa Examination exams. Apart from the bants and counter-bants that exemplify Twitter Nigeria, there is also a justifiable degree of reward system on the microblog. This sense of reward was recently exhibited as Nigerians on Twitter proudly honoured Ali Cynthia Chinecherem, a 17-year-old...

    Ukraine Ready to Fight Russia in Court Over First Land Link to Annexed Crimea
    Aug02

    Ukraine Ready to Fight Russia in Court Over First Land Link to Annexed Crimea

    Moscow has poured billions into a bridge set to open next year, but Ukraine is preparing a lawsuit against it. …read more Source:...

    Dushanbe hosts the International Tennis Tournament for the Cup of Tajikistan’s President
    Aug02

    Dushanbe hosts the International Tennis Tournament for the Cup of Tajikistan’s President

    DUSHANBE, 02.08.2017 /NIAT “Khovar”/. The International Junior Tennis Tournament will be held in Dushanbe on August 23 – 27. Athletes will have to fight for the Cup of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan. According to the Secretary-General of the Tennis Federation of the Republic of Tajikistan Mirhusein Yahyoev, the tournament will be...

    NATO in Baltics learns from Ukraine’s mistakes
    Aug02

    NATO in Baltics learns from Ukraine’s mistakes

    As Russian-backed forces wreaked havoc among disorganized, often lightly armored, and mostly ad-hoc Ukrainian troops, the Baltic states watched. Now NATO allies are implementing blood-stained lessons from Ukraine. …read more Source:...