: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Commission registers call for EU sanctions on Hungary
    Nov30

    Commission registers call for EU sanctions on Hungary

    The Orban government’s actions are “antidemocratic, xenophobic” says the “Wake up Europe!” petition. Hungarian commissioner opposes decision to go forward. …read more Source:...

    Obama meets with Putin in Paris
    Nov30

    Obama meets with Putin in Paris

    President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the situation in Syria and Ukraine Monday during a meeting on the sidelines of the climate talks in Paris, a White House official said. Obama “expressed his regret for the recent… …read more Source: The...

    Germany deals IOC and Bach a message: No thanks, to Olympics
    Nov30

    Germany deals IOC and Bach a message: No thanks, to Olympics

    LONDON (AP) — Once again, German voters delivered a harsh and sobering message to the Olympic movement: No thanks. The rejection of Hamburg’s bid for the 2024 Olympics in a referendum sent out another clear signal that the IOC still has a lot of work to do to convince cities that hosting the games is a boon not a burden. “That’s why...

    Putin visits Iran
    Nov30

    Putin visits Iran

    And what’s going to happen in the Middle East next? A very important development has escaped the notice of local media in light of ongoing happenings. This was Putin’s first visit to Iran bearing gifts in eight years. Let’s briefly take a look at the historical involvement of both Russia and Syria to analyse the importance of...

    Russia causing ‘environmental disaster’ in Ukraine: Poroshenko (AFP)
    Nov30

    Russia causing ‘environmental disaster’ in Ukraine: Poroshenko (AFP)

    Le Bourget (France) (AFP) – Russia risks causing an “environmental disaster” in eastern Ukraine with its support for rebel forces, President Petro Poroshenko told a UN climate conference in Paris on Monday. …read more Source: The West...

    With Obama Asleep at the Wheel, Congress Must Take a Stand on Foreign Policy
    Nov30

    With Obama Asleep at the Wheel, Congress Must Take a Stand on Foreign Policy

    Terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut and Bamako. Brussels in lockdown, worldwide terror alerts from the State Department and Russian planes being shot down in Turkey. The world is on fire and President Obama’s foreign policy is a mess, so Congress must step up and lead. Now that Congress has returned from its Thanksgiving vacation it needs to...

    ‘Toxic trio’ of emerging markets suddenly smelling of roses (Reuters)
    Nov30

    ‘Toxic trio’ of emerging markets suddenly smelling of roses (Reuters)

    By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) – Labelled the emerging market “toxic trio” until not so long ago, the high-yielding bonds of Ukraine, Argentina and Venezuela have come up smelling of ro… …read more Source: The West...

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine
    Nov30

    Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine

    PARIS. KAZINFORM – US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the Syria crisis and the situation in Ukraine during a meeting Monday on the sidelines of the climate summit in Paris, a White House official said. …read more Source:...

    Obama and Putin met in Paris for 30 minutes, plenty of time for things to get tense
    Nov30

    Obama and Putin met in Paris for 30 minutes, plenty of time for things to get tense

    U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin had an “eventful” discussion on Turkey, Syria and Ukraine during a meeting Monday on the sidelines of the U.N. Climate Summit in Paris, according to statements from the Kremlin and the White House. The two leaders met behind closed doors for about 30 minutes, during...

    Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin Discuss Syria, Ukraine at Climate Change Summit: White House
    Nov30

    Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin Discuss Syria, Ukraine at Climate Change Summit: White House

    US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the Syria crisis and the situation in Ukraine during a meeting Monday on the sidelines of the climate summit in Paris, a White … …read more Source:...