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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    In: the case for Europe
    May19

    In: the case for Europe

    David Cameron makes campaign calls for Britain Stronger in Europe, alongside Tessa Powell, Paddy Ashdown and Neil Kinnock (right) ©Stefan Rousseau/AFP/Getty Images The 23rd June referendum on whether the UK will stay in the European Union will be an immense jolt to the country’s politics and economics whatever the result. If British people...

    All should avoid new arms race, says Nato
    May18

    All should avoid new arms race, says Nato

    Brussels: Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday called for avoiding a new arms race, as the US-led alliance pushes ahead with its biggest military revamp since the Cold War to counter a more assertive Russia. Russian intervention in Ukraine and its 2014 annexation of Crimea stung Nato leaders into action after years of complacency and defence...

    Trump would consider talks with Kim Jong Un
    May18

    Trump would consider talks with Kim Jong Un

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says he is willing to talk to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to stop Pyongyang’s nuclear program. ||| New York – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is willing to talk to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to stop Pyongyang’s nuclear...

    Islamic Countries Are Blocking LGBT Groups From A UN Meeting On AIDS
    May18

    Islamic Countries Are Blocking LGBT Groups From A UN Meeting On AIDS

    More than 20 nonprofit groups, most of which work explicitly with gay and transgender communities, are being blocked from participating in a major UN session on AIDS by a coalition of Islamic countries, as well as Russia and two additional African member states.The 2016 High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS will begin next month in New York. Writing...

    Should the world worry about Russia’s reformed military?
    May18

    Should the world worry about Russia’s reformed military?

    Nikolai Shevchenko, Special to Russia Beyond the Headlines The success of Russia’s campaigns in Crimea and Syria raise a new question: Will Moscow now resort to military force more readily to pursue political interests? …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine, IMF agree terms to resume financial support – IMF
    May18

    Ukraine, IMF agree terms to resume financial support – IMF

    The International Monetary Fund has agreed with Ukraine the reform policies it must implement for the board to agree in July to dispense a long-delayed third tranche of loans under a US$17.5 billion (£12 billion) bailout programme, the fund said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    IMF Mission Says Kyiv Making Progress On Economy, Despite Difficulties
    May18

    IMF Mission Says Kyiv Making Progress On Economy, Despite Difficulties

    A mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said at the conclusion of an eight-day visit to Kyiv that Ukraine has made considerable progress in restoring macroeconomic stability during the past year, despite difficult circumstances faced by the war-torn country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, IMF agree terms to resume financial support – IMF
    May18

    Ukraine, IMF agree terms to resume financial support – IMF

    KIEV (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday it had agreed with Ukraine the policies it must implement for the board to agree in July to dispense along-delayed third tranche of loans under a $17.5 billion (£12 billion) bailout programme. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine, IMF agree terms to resume financial support: IMF
    May18

    Ukraine, IMF agree terms to resume financial support: IMF

    The International Monetary Fund said Wednesday it had agreed with Ukraine the policies it must implement for the board to agree in July to dispense a long-delayed third tranche of loans under a $17.5 billion bailout program. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Confusion on breasts goes beyond Britain
    May18

    Confusion on breasts goes beyond Britain

    Breastfeeding | Taking the blame | BBC recipes | EurovisionIt’s not just the UK that’s been confused about breasts (Opinion, 17 May). I had my third child in Paris in 1984, and ended up on a small beach with on L’Isle-Saint-Denis, sunbathing and topless. I was initially shy; but the other women’s display encouraged me. I...