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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Is Accepting Syrians Worth the Risk?
    Nov18

    Is Accepting Syrians Worth the Risk?

    This reader in Maryland thinks so: It seems to me that it’s the same old story of the “other.” My governor announced that he was asking the federal government to cease placing refugees in our state until security assurances could be made. When I expressed my disappointment with this decision, the counter argument I got (from another...

    Paris attacks, Hollande visit may spur Kremlin push to end isolation
    Nov18

    Paris attacks, Hollande visit may spur Kremlin push to end isolation

    Francois Hollande’s decision to meet Vladimir Putin in Moscow next week, the first bilateral visit by an EU leader in six months, may galvanise Kremlin efforts to end its isolation over the Ukraine crisis, but is unlikely to yield a quick fix. …read more Source: Channel...

    Paris attacks, Hollande visit may spur Kremlin push to end isolation
    Nov18

    Paris attacks, Hollande visit may spur Kremlin push to end isolation

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Francois Hollande’s decision to meet Vladimir Putin in Moscow next week, the first bilateral visit by an EU leader in six months, may galvanize Kremlin efforts to end its isolation over the Ukraine crisis, but is unlikely to yield a quick fix. …read more Source:...

    Croatian ex-soccer player Piric wins plaudits by helping Ukrainian kids
    Nov18

    Croatian ex-soccer player Piric wins plaudits by helping Ukrainian kids

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Croatian ex-soccer player Ivica Piric spent some five years of his career playing in Ukraine. Now the retired international has returned to help the conflict-wracked country he calls a “second home.” …read more Source: The China...

    Ukraine’s Prosecutor General: Zhyzneuski Was Killed By Bullet Of Interior Affairs Ministry
    Nov18

    Ukraine’s Prosecutor General: Zhyzneuski Was Killed By Bullet Of Interior Affairs Ministry

    Maidan activists Roman Senyk and Mikhail Zhyzneuski (Mikhail Zhiznevsky) were killed by the bullets used by the Interior Affairs Ministry to stop motor vehicles. …read more Source:...

    In Paris Attacks, Echoes of Russian Tragedies Past
    Nov18

    In Paris Attacks, Echoes of Russian Tragedies Past

    The attacks in Paris have forced Russian officials to acknowledge what many in the West have long suspected: the downing of a Russian Metrojet airliner over the Sinai peninsula — killing all 224 people on board — was an act of terror. In a televised meeting at the Kremlin, the head of Russia’s Federal Security Service, Alexander Bortnikov,...

    ‘Two jihadists’ killed, two arrests in Paris shootout
    Nov18

    ‘Two jihadists’ killed, two arrests in Paris shootout

    A man is taken away from the scene by French special police forces during an operation in Saint-Denis, near Paris, France, to catch fugitives from Friday night’s deadly attacks in the French capital. — Reuters photo SAINT-DENIS, France: Two suspected jihadists were killed, including a woman who blew herself up, in a shootout yesterday in...

    This prominent Ukrainian millionaire told us Britain has to raise taxes to 70% and stop funding the NHS if it wants to phase out coal power
    Nov18

    This prominent Ukrainian millionaire told us Britain has to raise taxes to 70% and stop funding the NHS if it wants to phase out coal power

    Alexander Temerko – one of the biggest supporters of Britain’s Conservative government and one of the biggest names in the UK oil and gas industry – just slammed Whitehall’s latest move in the energy sector as “unprofessional, immature, and a PR illusion.” In an exclusive interview with Business Insider, Ukrainian-born...

    Kazakh Jailed On Separatism Charge
    Nov18

    Kazakh Jailed On Separatism Charge

    A Kazakh citizen has been sentenced to five years in prison after being found guilty of inciting separatism via the Internet. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Surrogates feel hurt by India’s ban
    Nov18

    Surrogates feel hurt by India’s ban

    It’s said to be intended to protect the women from exploitation, though some who have worked as surrogates say the ban actually hurts them. ||| New Delhi – For thousands of childless couples the world over, India has been the go-to destination to fulfil their dreams of becoming parents, thanks to its well-trained doctors,...