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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    In rare test, Merkel to face down party rebels on refugees
    Dec08

    In rare test, Merkel to face down party rebels on refugees

    BERLIN (Reuters) – In past years, Angela Merkel has been feted like a superstar at annual meetings of her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party, earning thunderous ovations for defending German interests in the euro crisis and facing down Vladimir Putin over Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Spot All the New Urban Murals in Kyiv with This Handy Interactive Map
    Dec08

    Spot All the New Urban Murals in Kyiv with This Handy Interactive Map

    This recent mural by Ukrainian street art collective Interesni Kazki can also be found on the interactive map. Image from ilgorgo.com, CC-BY 3.0. Street art and wall murals are becoming wildly popular in Ukraine: every week brings news of a new wall in one city or another filling up with the results of some artist’s creative labor. One Kyiv...

    Biden Warns Ukraine of Backsliding on Corruption
    Dec08

    Biden Warns Ukraine of Backsliding on Corruption

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden in his speech at the Ukrainian Parliament has warned Kiev against backsliding in the fight against corruption. Biden said on Tuesday that Ukraine should do more to fight corruption or it will lose international support. Pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych fled the country in February 2014 following months of...

    In rare test, Merkel to face down party rebels on refugees
    Dec08

    In rare test, Merkel to face down party rebels on refugees

    BERLIN (Reuters) – In past years, Angela Merkel has been feted like a superstar at annual meetings of her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party, earning thunderous ovations for defending German interests in the euro crisis and facing down Vladimir Putin over Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption
    Dec08

    Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday warned Ukraine against backsliding in the fight against corruption. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption
    Dec08

    Biden warns Ukraine of backsliding on corruption

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday warned Ukraine against backsliding in the fight against corruption. In a speech at the Ukrainian Parliament, Biden said Ukraine should do more to fight corruption or it will lose international support. Biden, who has been in Kiev since Sunday, previously assured Ukraine of U.S. support...

    Turkey will impose sanctions on Russia if needed: PM Davutoglu
    Dec08

    Turkey will impose sanctions on Russia if needed: PM Davutoglu

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Turkey will impose sanctions on Russia if needed: PM Davutoğlu
    Dec08

    Turkey will impose sanctions on Russia if needed: PM Davutoğlu

    Turkey has discussed possible measures against Russia and will impose sanctions if needed, PM Davutoğlu said on Dec. 8, but added that Ankara remains open to talks with Moscow …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Cost to Russia will rise if Ukraine ‘aggression persists’ (AFP)
    Dec08

    Cost to Russia will rise if Ukraine ‘aggression persists’ (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – US Vice President Joe Biden warned Moscow on Tuesday that Western pressure will only harden if Russia’ “aggression” against neighbouring war-scarred Ukraine persists. …read more Source: The West...

    Poland jails Ukrainian man wanted in US for $ millions theft
    Dec08

    Poland jails Ukrainian man wanted in US for $ millions theft

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” A prosecutor in southern Poland says a Ukrainian man has been put under arrest on a request from the U.S. where he is wanted on suspicion of stealing and laundering at least $10 million.Boguslaw Marcinkowska,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...