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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Uefa start Kiev racism investigation
    Oct28

    Uefa start Kiev racism investigation

    Uefa open an investigation after TV footage shows black fans being attacked during Dynamo Kiev’s match against Chelsea. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine presents concept of law on local elections in conflict zone
    Oct28

    Ukraine presents concept of law on local elections in conflict zone

    The OSCE special representative did not comment on the details of the concept stressing that this is an affair of the Ukrainian side. …read more Source:...

    President: Latvia will never recognize the annexation of Crime
    Oct28

    President: Latvia will never recognize the annexation of Crime

    Latvia will never acknowledge the annexation of Crimea and will always support Ukraine, Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis declared during a meeting in Kiev today with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, reports LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Makei: Belarus is truly interested in peace and stability in the region
    Oct28

    Makei: Belarus is truly interested in peace and stability in the region

    When asked on the Ukrainian conflict, Vladimir Makei noted: “We are truly interested in peace and stability returning to our region, but not to the detriment of our relations with Russia. …read more Source:...

    Grigor Dimitrov starts with success in Basel
    Oct28

    Grigor Dimitrov starts with success in Basel

    Bulgaria’s top tennis player Grigor Dimitrov qualified for the second round of the indoors tennis tournament in Basel by winning against Sergei Stahovski, Ukraine by 6:3, 6:4. In this way in 3 matches the two have played in professional tennis, Dimitrov strikes his second success. To obtain a place in the quarterfinals the Bulgarian will...

    President Vejonis in Ukraine urges steps to create non-visa entry policy
    Oct28

    President Vejonis in Ukraine urges steps to create non-visa entry policy

    President Raimonds Vejonis, while on his official visit in Kiev, relayed the Latvian government’s desire for Ukraine’s government and parliament to implement a non-visa entry and travel policy, informs LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Contact group on Ukraine to meet in Minsk on 17 November
    Oct28

    Contact group on Ukraine to meet in Minsk on 17 November

    The working group on security will gather in Minsk on 10 November, the working group on political affairs will sit next week. …read more Source:...

    The Army Is the Smallest It Has Been Since Before World War II, And Other Signs of the Military’s Decline
    Oct28

    The Army Is the Smallest It Has Been Since Before World War II, And Other Signs of the Military’s Decline

    The state of our military isn’t good. The Heritage Foundation released its 2016 Index of U.S. Military Strength today, and its findings are cause for concern. While potential adversaries have either grown more threatening or maintained their levels of aggressiveness, U.S. military strength continues to atrophy due to budget cuts and lack of...

    Internet freedom falls for fifth year in row—survey
    Oct28

    Internet freedom falls for fifth year in row—survey

    WASHINGTON, United States—Global online freedom declined for a fifth consecutive yearas more governments stepped up electronic surveillance and clamped down on dissidents using blogs or social media, a survey showed Wednesday. The annual report by non-government watchdog Freedom House said the setbacks were especially noticeable in the...

    Internet freedom falls for fifth year in row: survey
    Oct28

    Internet freedom falls for fifth year in row: survey

    WASHINGTON – Global online freedom declined for a fifth consecutive year as more governments stepped up electronic surveillance and clamped down on dissidents using blogs or social media, a survey showed Wednesday.The annual report by non-government watchdog Freedom House said the setbacks were especially noticeable in the Middle East,...