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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    UN issues new report on Ukraine
    Mar03

    UN issues new report on Ukraine

    Ukraine: Growing despair among over 3 million civilians in conflict zone …read more Source: The Prague...

    Ukraine Accuses Separatists Of Using Grad Missile Launchers
    Mar03

    Ukraine Accuses Separatists Of Using Grad Missile Launchers

    Kyiv has accused separatists of using large-caliber weapons despite a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine that required both sides to pull back those arms. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama extends sanctions on Russia
    Mar03

    Obama extends sanctions on Russia

    ‘I have determined that it is necessary to continue the national emergency’, Obama tells Congress …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Ukrainian pilot facing Russian prison goes on hunger strike
    Mar03

    Ukrainian pilot facing Russian prison goes on hunger strike

    A volunteer pilot currently on trial for killing Russian civilians in the Ukraine conflict has said she will begin refusing food and water. She told the judge he would have to “deliver the verdict posthumously.” …read more Source:...

    Majority of Russian Voters Back Putin for Fourth Term: Poll
    Mar03

    Majority of Russian Voters Back Putin for Fourth Term: Poll

    The vast majority of Russians would vote for Vladimir Putin if he chose to run for president for a fourth time—a record high rating since his return to power in 2012, Russian state pollster WCIOM reports. According to a survey of 1,600 Russians, conducted in January but published on Thursday, 74 percent of Russians would back Putin for a fourth...

    Maryinka Journal: In Ukraine Towns Ravaged by War, Missionaries Find Fertile Ground
    Mar03

    Maryinka Journal: In Ukraine Towns Ravaged by War, Missionaries Find Fertile Ground

    As Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists carry on an almost forgotten fight, several evangelical groups are staging a campaign of their own. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russian Fascists for Trump!
    Mar03

    Russian Fascists for Trump!

    Donald Trump has collected a lovely bouquet of endorsements in his path to the presidency: Chris Christie, David Duke, Jean-Marie Le Pen, the KKK. It’s the kind of praise that would make a mother proud, if your mother happened to be Leni Riefenstahl. And now he can add Russian philosopher, TV personality, and Duck Dynasty lookalike...

    Ukrainian Jewish leaders appeal to Netherlands voters to approve EU trade pact
    Mar03

    Ukrainian Jewish leaders appeal to Netherlands voters to approve EU trade pact

    AMSTERDAM (JTA) – Ukrainian Jews appealed to the population of the Netherlands to vote in favor of a referendum over a trade agreement between Ukraine and the European Union. The appeal by 19 leaders of Ukraine’s Jewish population was published last week on the website of Vaad, a large organization representing Ukrainian Jews. In the...

    Ukraine pilot plans hunger strike over Russia trial delay
    Mar03

    Ukraine pilot plans hunger strike over Russia trial delay

    DONETSK, Russia: Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who is on trial over the killing of two Russian journalists in war-torn Ukraine, said Thursday she was going on hunger strike and would refuse both food and water. Savchenko announced the move in court, saying it was in protest at a decision to adjourn the proceedings until next week, her lawyers...

    Ukrainian pilot announces hunger strike over Russia trial delay
    Mar03

    Ukrainian pilot announces hunger strike over Russia trial delay

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who is on trial over the killing of two Russian journalists in war-torn Ukraine, said on Thursday she was going on hunger strike and would refuse both food and water. Savchenko announced the move in court, saying it was in protest at a decision to adjourn the proceedings until next week, one of her lawyers…...