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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukrainian ID cards ‘not valid’ for crossing Belarusian border
    Mar31

    Ukrainian ID cards ‘not valid’ for crossing Belarusian border

    According to the source, when Belarus and Ukraine signed the relevant agreement in 2009, the introduction of plastic cards with or without contactless digital chips instead of paperback passports was nowhere on the horizon. …read more Source:...

    The US Is Sending Thousands More Armed Troops And Heavy Weaponry To Eastern Europe
    Mar31

    The US Is Sending Thousands More Armed Troops And Heavy Weaponry To Eastern Europe

    The American military is going to deploy rotations of US-based armored brigade combat teams and new equipment on NATO’s eastern borders in response to an “aggressive Russia.”A brigade’s worth of soldiers around 4,500 soldiers each will be on nine-month rotations in the region starting in February 2017 the first such...

    The Daily Vertical: Exposed On Two Fronts
    Mar31

    The Daily Vertical: Exposed On Two Fronts

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    In A Flashback To Cold War Days, Pentagon Announces Plan To Deploy Troops Along Russian Border
    Mar31

    In A Flashback To Cold War Days, Pentagon Announces Plan To Deploy Troops Along Russian Border

    As tensions continue to escalate between Russia and the West, the Pentagon has announced plans to deploy U.S. troops, armed with modern equipment and heavy artillery, full time along NATO’s eastern borders.The so-called “European Reassurance Initiative,” will be the first such deployment since the Cold War ended, The Wall Street Journal...

    Poroshenko Calls For Sanctions On Russia To Remain
    Mar31

    Poroshenko Calls For Sanctions On Russia To Remain

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has called for Western sanctions against Russia for its actions in his country to remain intact. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Europeans what to decide who joins the EU
    Mar31

    Europeans what to decide who joins the EU

    According to Sputnik.Polls, the majority of Italians (66%), Germans (63%) and the French (63%) want to be involved in decisions regarding the conclusion of EU association agreements with other countries through national referendums. The survey was conducted by the opinion poll companies Populus and Ifop for Sputnik News Agency and Radio. A...

    Ukraine top rabbi: Dutch Christians pressuring Jews to flee Europe
    Mar31

    Ukraine top rabbi: Dutch Christians pressuring Jews to flee Europe

    Ukrainian chief rabbi Yaakov Dov Bleich wants a Dutch Christian group to stop pressuring Jewish people in the Ukraine to move to Israel, he said to newspaper Trouw following a documentary on the group. The documentary “Breng de Joden Thuis” aired Tuesday. The post Ukraine top rabbi: Dutch Christians pressuring Jews to flee Europe...

    Ukraine should not be an EU member: Dutch prime minister
    Mar31

    Ukraine should not be an EU member: Dutch prime minister

    Ukraine should never become a member of the European Union, Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte said in an interview with… …read more Source:...

    Turkey eyes 1 million tourists from Ukraine this year amid troubles
    Mar31

    Turkey eyes 1 million tourists from Ukraine this year amid troubles

    Amid woes in Turkey’s tourism sector this year, Tourism Minister Mahir Ünal has said the country wants to attract 1 million tourists from Black Sea neighbor Ukraine this year to compensate …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Nazarbayev calls on for resolution of situation with EU sanctions against Russia
    Mar31

    Nazarbayev calls on for resolution of situation with EU sanctions against Russia

    …read more Source: Today.Az