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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Why we still don’t understand the Somme
    Apr11

    Why we still don’t understand the Somme

    British troops during the Battle of Morval, an attack that took place during the Battle of the Somme, 25th September, 1916. Photo credit: the Imperial War Museum : A drama never surpassed Last week the Culture Secretary, John Whittingdale, joined with the Royal British Legion to encourage the nation to mark the centenary of the first day of the...

    Hunger-striking Ukraine pilot risks developing fatal bloodclot: lawyer
    Apr11

    Hunger-striking Ukraine pilot risks developing fatal bloodclot: lawyer

    Medical tests on a jailed Ukrainian pilot on hunger strike show her blood is thickening, putting her at risk of developing a blood clot which could kill her, her lawyers said Monday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Route one: 75-yard goal disallowed by referee in Ukrainian Premier League – video
    Apr11

    Route one: 75-yard goal disallowed by referee in Ukrainian Premier League – video

    Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk’s goalkeeper Jan Laštůvka scores a 75-yard strike against Zorya Luhansk on Sunday, which was then disallowed by officials after they spotted a foul while the ball was in flight. Dnipro coaches and players surround the officials to vent their frustration, and went on to win the match 2-1 … …read more Source:...

    Donald Tusk did not undertake Ukraine peace initiative: Polish FM
    Apr11

    Donald Tusk did not undertake Ukraine peace initiative: Polish FM

    Former Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk declined to participate in peace talks over Ukraine in 2014, Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski has announced. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    U.S. Alliances: Trump Is Not So Stupid
    Apr11

    U.S. Alliances: Trump Is Not So Stupid

    At a recent news conference, President Obama called into question Donald Trump’s fitness for office by criticizing his policy stances on ceding living space to Russia as another great power and pushing wealthy U.S. allies to do more to defend themselves, so the United States wouldn’t need to continue to bear most of that burden....

    Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will not return
    Apr11

    Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will not return

    Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will not return from injury for his side’s Champions League quarter-final second leg against Paris St-Germain at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night. Manager Manuel Pellegrini said: “He is not 100%. It is not possible.” Defender Kompany, 30, has not played since suffering a calf injury as City drew 0-0...

    Why Ukraine isn’t out of the woods just yet
    Apr11

    Why Ukraine isn’t out of the woods just yet

    Optimism over Ukraine’s economic prospects in the wake of the Prime Minister’s resignation are likely to be short-lived. …read more Source:...

    Shooter Arrested for Attempted Assassination of Senior Scientist in MH17 Crash Case
    Apr11

    Shooter Arrested for Attempted Assassination of Senior Scientist in MH17 Crash Case

    Oleksandr Ruvin, a senior forensic scientist from Ukraine, was shot in the leg late in 2015 while leading the investigation on the Malaysia Airlines jet MH17 crash. Police have now arrested his suspected attacker, who claimed he was trying to assassinate him over the plane crash’s probe. In October of 2015, a report was published confirming...

    New Leadership, Same Old Ukraine
    Apr11

    New Leadership, Same Old Ukraine

    Unpopular President Petro Poroshenko is consolidating power instead of pushing rapid change. …read more Source:...

    Vytautas Landsbergis: Crimean Tatars are  – The Baltic Times
    Apr11

    Vytautas Landsbergis: Crimean Tatars are – The Baltic Times

    During a executive committee meeting of the World Congress of Crimean Tatars and an international conference on Mass Violations of Human Rights …… …read more Source: The Baltic...