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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EU-Ukraine trade deal comes into force, angers Moscow (AFP)
    Jan01

    EU-Ukraine trade deal comes into force, angers Moscow (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s free-trade deal with the EU comes into effect Friday, coinciding with the start of Moscow’s food embargo against Kiev that will force the impoverished former Soviet republic to revisit its economic model. …read more Source: The West...

    In Ukraine: Animal goes viral after winking at a photographer
    Jan01

    In Ukraine: Animal goes viral after winking at a photographer

    This little owl went viral after a picture of her winking at a photographer was posted on social media. This little owl went viral after a picture of her winking at a photographer was posted on social media.The baby owl shot was taken by Andrew Kay, 32, near Koblevo, Ukraine. Mirror UK reported.The banker, from Odessa, Ukraine, took the...

    Lithuanian FM Linkevičius stated at the UN: ‘Russia’s unprovoked aggression against Ukraine has left over 9,000 dead, and more than 20,000 injured.’
    Jan01

    Lithuanian FM Linkevičius stated at the UN: ‘Russia’s unprovoked aggression against Ukraine has left over 9,000 dead, and more than 20,000 injured.’

    Linkevičius stated that Ukraine was suffering from a conflict initiated under false pretense and supported by an aggressive campaign of propaganda and hate. The post Lithuanian FM Linkevičius stated at the UN: ‘Russia’s unprovoked aggression against Ukraine has left over 9,000 dead, and more than 20,000 injured.’ appeared first on The...

    Crimea loses power as Ukraine line cut
    Jan01

    Crimea loses power as Ukraine line cut

    CRIMEA BBC Electricity supplies to Crimea from southern Ukraine have been cut weeks after power lines were sabotaged apparently by anti-Russian ac …read more Source: The Frontier...

    European Parliament Uses “Double Standards” in Matters of Arms Exports
    Jan01

    European Parliament Uses “Double Standards” in Matters of Arms Exports

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Foreign Ministry’s Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said the European Parliament applies “double standards” by justifying any military exports to Kiev and at the same time condemning illicit arms trade by EU member states. …read more Source: Fars News...

    Friday, January 8
    Jan01

    Friday, January 8

    Today is Friday, Jan. 8, the 8th day of 2016. There are 357 days left in the year.Highlights in history on this date:1499 – France’s King Louis XII marries Anne, Duchess of Brittany.1654 – Ukraine joins Russia.1679 – French… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    What Are Russia’s Biggest Threats? Color Revolutions And Extremist Groups Make The List
    Jan01

    What Are Russia’s Biggest Threats? Color Revolutions And Extremist Groups Make The List

    As Russia welcomed the new year, the Kremlin released Thursday a list of what it sees as the biggest security threats facing the country. Color revolutions like those seen in Ukraine and Georgia as well as extremist groups and the activities of foreign nongovernmental organizations all made the list, local media reported. …read more Source:...

    Power cuts in Crimea after new blast on Ukraine power line
    Jan01

    Power cuts in Crimea after new blast on Ukraine power line

    An explosion on Crimea’s main electricity line from Ukraine has left parts of the peninsula annexed by Russia in the dark, authorities said Thursday, weeks after power lines were sabotaged by anti-Russian activists. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine Launches Investigation Into Power Grid Cyberattack Blamed On Russia
    Jan01

    Ukraine Launches Investigation Into Power Grid Cyberattack Blamed On Russia

    Ukrainian officials said Thursday they would launch an investigation into a cyberattack that hit the country’s power grid and left parts of western Ukraine without power last week. Ukraine’s secret service has blamed the attack on Russia as economic and political relations between the two countries continue to deteriorate, Reuters...

    Power cuts in Crimea after new blast on Ukraine power line (AFP)
    Dec31

    Power cuts in Crimea after new blast on Ukraine power line (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – An explosion on Crimea’s main electricity line from Ukraine has left parts of the peninsula annexed by Russia in the dark, authorities said Thursday, weeks after power lines were sabotaged by anti-Russian activists. …read more Source: The West...