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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Herein Lie the Secrets of Geolocation
    Dec07

    Herein Lie the Secrets of Geolocation

    Image edited by Kevin Rothrock. This article is part of a larger guidebook by RuNet Echo to help people learn how to conduct open-source research on the Russian Internet. Explore the complete guidebook at the special project page. With most photographs and videos, the most reliable way to conduct verification is through satellite images, allowing...

    On security, Britain and France can be leaders of Europe
    Dec07

    On security, Britain and France can be leaders of Europe

    It’s no surprise that Britain’s decision to extend its military efforts against Daesh (the self-proclaimed Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant) with airstrikes in Syria has been met with a sigh of relief in France. It was appreciated both as a vindication of Francois Hollande’s strategy of reaching out to allies after the Paris...

    Joe Biden In Ukraine To Push Reforms, Reaffirm US Support
    Dec07

    Joe Biden In Ukraine To Push Reforms, Reaffirm US Support

    US Vice President Joe Biden meets Ukrainian leaders today to kickstart their drive against corruption and reassure them of Western support in the face of the current focus on Syria. …read more Source:...

    TIME Announces Shortlist for 2015 Person of the Year
    Dec07

    TIME Announces Shortlist for 2015 Person of the Year

    A shortlist of candidates chosen by TIME magazine’s editors for the 2015 Person of the Year was revealed on NBC’s TODAY show Monday morning. The eight contenders are, in alphabetical order: Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, who as leader of ISIS has inspired followers to both fight in his self-declared caliphate of Iraq and Syria, and also stage...

    EU, Ukraine free trade pact to take effect on Jan.1
    Dec07

    EU, Ukraine free trade pact to take effect on Jan.1

    As Ukraine’s largest trading partner, the EU accounts for more than a third of the country’s trade …read more Source: World...

    Ulemiste City in Tallinn making efforts to attract Russian and British businesses
    Dec07

    Ulemiste City in Tallinn making efforts to attract Russian and British businesses

    Developers of the Ulemiste City technology hub near the airport of Tallinn have stepped up talks with Russian, Ukrainian and British businesses to bring them to Estonia, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Arrested Ukrainian Politician Korban Hospitalized With Chest Pains
    Dec07

    Arrested Ukrainian Politician Korban Hospitalized With Chest Pains

    A jailed Ukrainian politician, Hennady Korban, has been hospitalized with what his aides have described as chest pains. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Prosecutors checking independent Russian TV channel
    Dec07

    Prosecutors checking independent Russian TV channel

    MOSCOW (AP) — Prosecutors and fire inspectors are launched checks into Russia’s only independent television channel. The TV station Dozhd said on its website that prosecutors visited their office Monday morning to check compliance with labor and health regulations following a citizen’s request. Dozhd’s director general Natalya...

    Britain Back Where It Is Not Wanted
    Dec07

    Britain Back Where It Is Not Wanted

    By Jeremy Salt The parliamentary vote sending warplanes into action over Syria showed the British at their hyperbolic worst. Government lies – the 70,000 ‘moderate’ fighters – on one side were matched by the posturing of Hilary Benn on the other. Cheering and applause echoed around the chamber after every deluded statement, with the planes...

    Biden Visits War-scarred Ukraine to Reaffirm U.S. Support
    Dec07

    Biden Visits War-scarred Ukraine to Reaffirm U.S. Support

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Kyiv late Sunday. …read more Source:...