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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions: spokeswoman
    Jun01

    Merkel sees no reason to roll back Russia sanctions: spokeswoman

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel sees no reason at all now to roll back sanctions against Russia in the Ukraine crisis, a government spokeswoman said Wednesday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Twitter Suspends Parody Putin Account
    Jun01

    Twitter Suspends Parody Putin Account

    Twitter has suspended a popular Kremlin parody account, which impersonates Russian President Vladimir Putin, prompting complaints from bloggers. Earlier today the company had also suspended @SovietSergey, a parody version of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, but has now reversed its decision. The parody account @DarthPutinKGB boasted around...

    Serena Williams strolls into French Open quarters
    Jun01

    Serena Williams strolls into French Open quarters

    PARIS – Defending champion Serena Williams cruised into the French Open quarter-finals on Wednesday after thrashing Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina 6-1, 6-1. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    NATO to Deploy Four Battalions in Poland and Baltics
    Jun01

    NATO to Deploy Four Battalions in Poland and Baltics

    NATO will deploy four battalions in Poland and the Baltics, Polish Minister of Defense Antoni Macierewicz announced on Tuesday, public broadcaster Polskie Radio reports. The alliance previously announced that it will introduce a multinational force that will tour through Eastern Europe, conducting exercises with national troops. Secretary General...

    Ukraine Detains Two Suspected Islamic State Militants
    Jun01

    Ukraine Detains Two Suspected Islamic State Militants

    Ukraine has announced it has detained two suspected Islamic State militants who Kyiv says were planning to travel to Western Europe to stage terror attacks. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, June 1, 2016
    Jun01

    The Morning Vertical, June 1, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Man faces charges for participating in Ukraine conflict
    Jun01

    Man faces charges for participating in Ukraine conflict

    Artjoms Skripniks, a man from the eastern Latvian city of Daugavpils, faces criminal charges for participation in the armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine, reported LETA Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Latvian formin expresses support for IAEA’s stance on nuclear facilities in Crimea  – The Baltic Times
    Jun01

    Latvian formin expresses support for IAEA’s stance on nuclear facilities in Crimea – The Baltic Times

    Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics met with Yukiya Amano, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), in Riga on M…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine arrests ISIS terrorists on their way to attack Europe
    Jun01

    Ukraine arrests ISIS terrorists on their way to attack Europe

    Two ISIS terrorists from Syria intercepted in Kharkiv as they prepared to travel to western Europe to carry out attacks. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Ukraine detains ‘two ISIS fighters’ headed for Europe
    Jun01

    Ukraine detains ‘two ISIS fighters’ headed for Europe

    Ukraine said Wednesday it had detained two ISIS fighters from Syria who were trying to cross into western Europe in order to stage new attacks …read more Source: The Daily...