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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    UN employee ‘captured’ by Ukraine rebels
    Apr13

    UN employee ‘captured’ by Ukraine rebels

    KIEV: The United Nations said Wednesday that one of its staff members had been captured by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine’s separatist east. The UN is carrying out a humanitarian mission in the war-torn republics of Lugansk and Donetsk. The world body’s office in Kiev said it had mobilised all channels to ensure its unnamed staff...

    Over 700 athletes to gather for Grodno IOF World Ranking event
    Apr13

    Over 700 athletes to gather for Grodno IOF World Ranking event

    Partaking in the competitions will be athletes, teams and orienteering clubs from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and the United States. The age of the participants will vary from 4 to 84. …read more Source:...

    Russia pushes back ‘Putin’s bridge’ to annexed Crimea by a year
    Apr13

    Russia pushes back ‘Putin’s bridge’ to annexed Crimea by a year

    TUZLA SPIT, Russia (Reuters) – Russia has pushed back the completion date of a showcase multi-billion dollar bridge to link the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea by one year, saying the original plan had to be adjusted to take account of the weight of the trains that will cross it. …read more Source:...

    Russia pushes back ‘Putin’s bridge’ to annexed Crimea by a year
    Apr13

    Russia pushes back ‘Putin’s bridge’ to annexed Crimea by a year

    Russia has pushed back the completion date of a showcase multi-billion dollar bridge to link the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea by one year, saying the original plan had to be adjusted to take account of the weight of the trains that will cross it. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia pushes back 'Putin's bridge' to annexed Crimea by a year
    Apr13

    Russia pushes back 'Putin's bridge' to annexed Crimea by a year

    TUZLA SPIT, Russia (Reuters) – Russia has pushed back the completion date of a showcase multi-billion dollar bridge to link the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea by one year, saying the original plan had to be adjusted to take account of the weight of the trains that will cross it. …read more Source: The...

    Government allocates HUF 2 bln for economic development in Transcarpathia
    Apr13

    Government allocates HUF 2 bln for economic development in Transcarpathia

    The Hungarian government has allocated HUF 2 billion in grant money this year to achieve economic development goals in Transcarpathia, a region in the west of Ukraine with a large ethnic Hungarian population, a resolution published in the official gazette Magyar Közlöny shows, according to Hungarian news agency MTI. …read more Source:...

    Is Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik still a threat to Europe?
    Apr13

    Is Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik still a threat to Europe?

    As Anders Behring Breivik entered the gym turned courtroom in Skien prison, the jail in southern Norway that has held him since August 2013, a smile crossed his lips. He waited eagerly for one of the four guards who stood next to him to unlock his handcuffs. He looked around to see who was in the gym: two dozen journalists and some prison...

    UN employee ‘captured’ by Ukraine rebels (AFP)
    Apr13

    UN employee ‘captured’ by Ukraine rebels (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The United Nations said Wednesday that one of its staff members had been captured by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine’s separatist east. …read more Source: The West...

    UN says employee captured by Ukraine rebels
    Apr13

    UN says employee captured by Ukraine rebels

    The United Nations said Wednesday that one of its staff members had been captured by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine’s separatist east. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    What’s Hiding Behind Russia’s Calls for Peace in Nagorno-Karabakh: Voice of America
    Apr13

    What’s Hiding Behind Russia’s Calls for Peace in Nagorno-Karabakh: Voice of America

    The presidents of Russia, Iran and Azerbaijan – Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani and Ilham Aliyev, respectively — are planning to hold security talks in Baku soon. While no further details of the planned meeting have been announced, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said last week in a meeting in Baku that security cooperation in the Caspian...