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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal
    Mar23

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has accused Ukrainian’s government of dragging its feet on implementing last year’s cease-fire agreement. Although last year’s cease-fire between separatists and Ukrainian government forces has largely held, none of the political elements of the deal like calling a local...

    Germany hopes for humanitarian solution for jailed Ukrainian pilot
    Mar23

    Germany hopes for humanitarian solution for jailed Ukrainian pilot

    The Russian court had found Savchenko guilty of being involved in the killing of two Russian journalists in the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday he hoped a humanitarian solution could be found for Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko who was on Tuesday sentenced to 22 years in...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal
    Mar23

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has accused Ukrainian’s government of dragging its feet on implementing last year’s… …read more Source:...

    French authorities on high alert ahead of Euro 2016
    Mar23

    French authorities on high alert ahead of Euro 2016

    PARIS: With Europe on high alert, French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Tuesday that the deadly explosions in Brussels are a reminder that a “very high security level” will be required during this year’s European Championship in France. Speaking hours after three explosions killed dozens in the Belgian capital, Cazeneuve said...

    Estonia demands Russia releases Savchenko  – The Baltic Times
    Mar23

    Estonia demands Russia releases Savchenko – The Baltic Times

    The Estonian Foreign Ministry has called on Russia to immediately release Ukrainian Air Force pilot Nadiya Savchenko……. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    ICC evaluating its work over the past 12 years
    Mar23

    ICC evaluating its work over the past 12 years

    Silvia Fernandez de Gurmendi acknowledged questions raised about the court’s efficiency in its core mandate of delivering justice transparently and timely/CFMCAPE TOWN, South Africa, Mar 23 – International Criminal Court (ICC) President Judge Silvia Fernandez de Gurmendi has announced elaborate strategies that she intends to spearhead...

    Right-wing politicians score points on Brussels attack
    Mar23

    Right-wing politicians score points on Brussels attack

    Eurosceptic politicians from across Europe blamed Tuesday’s attacks on EU policy. US politicians, a Russian spokeswoman, and Ukraine’s spy chief also made provocative comments. …read more Source:...

    John Kerry to discuss Syria, Ukraine truce with Russia after Brussels attack
    Mar23

    John Kerry to discuss Syria, Ukraine truce with Russia after Brussels attack

    US Secretary of State John Kerry. Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. Kerry departed Washington late on Tuesday after accompanying President Barack Obama to Cuba and speaking by phone from Havana with the...

    Polish foreign minister slams Savchenko verdict
    Mar23

    Polish foreign minister slams Savchenko verdict

    Poland’s foreign minister has criticised a Russian court’s ruling against Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, who has been sentenced to 22 years in prison. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Joint meeting of two working groups on Ukraine underway in Minsk
    Mar23

    Joint meeting of two working groups on Ukraine underway in Minsk

    Attending the meeting are representatives of the working groups on political affairs and security. The trilateral contact group on Ukraine is also expected to meet in Minsk on 23 March. …read more Source:...