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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Makei calls for small steps to de-escalate Ukrainian crisis
    Feb11

    Makei calls for small steps to de-escalate Ukrainian crisis

    “The longer the final settlement is drawn out, the stronger the inertia of the conflict becomes impeding the regulation of the situation. The threat of it turning into a frozen conflict is quite real,” the minister stressed. …read more Source:...

    Expert: Parties to Ukraine’s conflict emotionally unprepared for reconciliation
    Feb11

    Expert: Parties to Ukraine’s conflict emotionally unprepared for reconciliation

    “The parties on either side of the conflict, including not only politicians but also a considerable part of the population, are not ready for reconciliation, both emotionally and psychologically,” said Vladimir Fesenko. …read more Source:...

    [Feature] Behind the scenes of the EU and IMF backlash on Ukraine
    Feb11

    [Feature] Behind the scenes of the EU and IMF backlash on Ukraine

    The IMF has joined the EU in piling on pressure for Ukraine to fight corruption. But the shock resignation of an EU fixer, which prompted the backlash, may not be all it seems. …read more Source:...

    Belarus continues to call for speedy resolution of conflict in Ukraine
    Feb11

    Belarus continues to call for speedy resolution of conflict in Ukraine

    According to the minister, the Belarusian side has always advocated the resolution of conflicts in a civilized manner, at the negotiating table, without resorting to military force, without exerting political and economic pressure. …read more Source:...

    Minsk Talks Produce Zero Result and Situation Escalates, Bezsmertny Says
    Feb11

    Minsk Talks Produce Zero Result and Situation Escalates, Bezsmertny Says

    Minsk talks of the contact group on settlement of the situation in Donbas always switch to emotional ones and are of counter-productive nature. …read more Source:...

    Russia uses Syria to distract from Ukraine: Kiev
    Feb11

    Russia uses Syria to distract from Ukraine: Kiev

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin says his country backs elections to restore peace in eastern Donbass region …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Russia using Syria to distract from Ukraine
    Feb11

    Russia using Syria to distract from Ukraine

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin says his country backs elections to restore peace in eastern Donbass region …read more Source: World...

    Crimean singer in line to represent Ukraine at Eurovision
    Feb11

    Crimean singer in line to represent Ukraine at Eurovision

    Song recounts deportation of Tatars under Stalin, but supporters unable to vote because of Russian annexation. RFE/RL reportsThe leading contender to represent Ukraine in this year’s Eurovision song contest is a 32-year-old hoping to sing about the mass deportation of Crimean Tatars under Stalin. Jamala won the quarter-finals of a...

    Sajdik: Not enough political will to resolve conflict in Ukraine
    Feb11

    Sajdik: Not enough political will to resolve conflict in Ukraine

    “The process of negotiations has entered into an important stage, but now we need political will,” said Martin Sajdik. …read more Source:...

    HRW: Hundreds Of Schools Destroyed In Ukraine War, Military Use Must Stop
    Feb11

    HRW: Hundreds Of Schools Destroyed In Ukraine War, Military Use Must Stop

    Hundreds of schools have been destroyed during the war in eastern Ukraine, including many that were used for military purposes by both sides in the conflict, Human Rights Watch says in a new report. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...