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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Donetsk faces a creeping Russification
    Jun05

    Donetsk faces a creeping Russification

    Many fear city’s widening split with rest of Ukraine could complicate reintegration …read more Source: Financial...

    Alberta Wildrose members sorry for comparing NDP carbon tax to Ukraine famine
    Jun05

    Alberta Wildrose members sorry for comparing NDP carbon tax to Ukraine famine

    Members of Alberta’s Wildrose Opposition have apologized for comparing the NDP government’s carbon tax to a famine caused by Soviet government policies in Ukraine during the 1930s that killed millions of people. The article posted on a blog says socialist collective mentality has failed around the world and the carbon tax will give...

    Ali casts long shadow over lackluster heavyweight ranks
    Jun05

    Ali casts long shadow over lackluster heavyweight ranks

    LOS ANGELES (AFP) – The death of Muhammad Ali was a sharp reminder of a glittering era of heavyweight boxing that contrasts starkly with the anemic state of the sport’s marquee division today.Ali, who died of septic shock on Friday at the age of 74 after decades of battling Parkinson’s disease, was the cornerstone of a...

    Russia backs arming monitors in Ukraine
    Jun04

    Russia backs arming monitors in Ukraine

    MOSCOW: Moscow on Saturday said for the first time it would agree to foreign monitors observing the separatist conflict in east Ukraine to carry arms. Kiev has been pushing for an armed observer mission in the area where the existing unarmed monitors of the fragile ceasefire between government forces and Russia-backed separatists have reported an...

    The Face of Evil: Surveying the ISIS Killing Fields in Northern Iraq
    Jun04

    The Face of Evil: Surveying the ISIS Killing Fields in Northern Iraq

    SINJAR, Iraq—Evil doesn’t always reveal itself through goose-stepping armies or skyscrapers collapsing on a clear autumn day. Sometimes, it’s only a sun-bleached bone in a field. This was the place the old peshmerga colonel wanted to show me. It wasn’t anything special by the look of it. Certainly, this plot of brown grass on a...

    Ukraine Muslims mark International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
    Jun04

    Ukraine Muslims mark International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

    The world is commemorating the International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression. …read more Source:...

    MH17 investigation at ‘advanced stage’
    Jun04

    MH17 investigation at ‘advanced stage’

    AMSTERDAM: Prosecutors conducting the criminal investigation into the downing of flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine two years ago said on Friday it was at ‘a very advanced stage’ and that they would present their conclusions after the summer. In a statement, prosecutors said they had made ‘several requests’ for legal assistance from...

    French suspected terrorist held in Ukraine
    Jun04

    French suspected terrorist held in Ukraine

    A Frenchman is being held in Ukraine after being caught transporting a large quantity of explosives and weapons across the Polish border. He admitted plans to launch terror attacks in France, sources told a French TV channel that cited evidence that he had far-right sympathies. …read more Source: Radio France...

    Ukraine says arrested a man reportedly planning attack in France
    Jun04

    Ukraine says arrested a man reportedly planning attack in France

    The United States on Tuesday warned its citizens of possible further attacks in Europe …read more Source: Al...

    Warts and all, France will be tested by Euro 2016
    Jun04

    Warts and all, France will be tested by Euro 2016

    PARIS (AP) — As with all modern sporting mega-events and their hosts, Euro 2016 will be a mirror for contemporary France: The reflection could be beautiful, ugly, or — most likely — a mix of both. Befitting the world’s sixth-largest economy, the bricks and mortar for a successful tournament have been ready for months. New, refurbished or...