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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    October 26, 2009
    Oct23

    October 26, 2009

    Six years ago, on October 26, 2009, Ukraine’s Internal Affairs Minister Yurii Lutsenko announced the arrest of three members of a radical Islam group. The group was accused of planning to kill Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev. Mr. Dzhemilev, who has been critical of radical Islam, told RFE/RL that he believed that the Russian Federal...

    At Ukrainian camp, orphans learn painful past doesn’t mean grim future
    Oct23

    At Ukrainian camp, orphans learn painful past doesn’t mean grim future

    Sitting on the porch of a log cabin in the picturesque foothills of the Carpathian Mountains, her back to the sun in an attempt to avoid the relentless heat, 33-year-old Darya Trushkina calmly recounts one of the many episodes of abuse she suffered in Ukraine’s orphanage system. She clearly remembers the pain, both physical and […]...

    Forced out: Darth Vader replaces Lenin statue in Ukraine
    Oct23

    Forced out: Darth Vader replaces Lenin statue in Ukraine

    The Star Wars character is a prominent figure in the country’s local politics and has now been recruited to help erase Ukraine’s communist pastJust in time for the release of the latest Star Wars film, Ukrainians have transformed a statue of Lenin into one of Darth Vader, who is an oddly prominent figure in local politics.Lenin, the...

    Mourinho not sure if worst is over for Chelsea but remains optimistic ahead of West Ham tie
    Oct23

    Mourinho not sure if worst is over for Chelsea but remains optimistic ahead of West Ham tie

    Friday, October 23, 2015 – Jose Mourinho is not sure if Chelsea have turned a corner after a stuttering start to the 2015-16 season.The reigning Premier League Champions have won just three games out of nine and are ten points behind leaders Manchester City.However, after seeing off Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge last weekend and grinding...

    Russia ‘tried to hack MH17 inquiry system’
    Oct23

    Russia ‘tried to hack MH17 inquiry system’

    THE HAGUE – Russian spies likely tried to hack into the Dutch Safety Board’s computer systems to access a sensitive final report into the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine, experts said Friday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Russia ‘tried to hack MH17 inquiry system’ (AFP)
    Oct23

    Russia ‘tried to hack MH17 inquiry system’ (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Russian spies likely tried to hack into the Dutch Safety Board’s computer systems to access a sensitive final report into the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine, experts said Friday. …read more Source: The West...

    The silent secession of eastern Ukraine
    Oct23

    The silent secession of eastern Ukraine

    Ukraine’s Donbass is adopting Russian currency, schoolbooks and, soon maybe, passports. Russia, which annexed the Crimean Peninsula last year, hasn’t had to take any formal control to move the secession along. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Fears Strong, Hopes Faint As Ukrainian Front-Line City Votes
    Oct23

    Fears Strong, Hopes Faint As Ukrainian Front-Line City Votes

    The war that raged near Mariupol has quieted, but this tough port city faces a new contest with far-reaching implications for Ukraine: elections. With a deep-seated legacy of corruption and an industrial economy drained by a conflict that could flare again, there are plenty of fears — but little hope that the voting on October 25 will...

    No need to distinguish between ‘moderate’ & other terrorists — RT News
    Oct23

    No need to distinguish between ‘moderate’ & other terrorists — RT News

    There can be no “moderate” terrorists, President Putin said, speaking about the situation in the Middle East at the Valdai discussion forum. “Why play with words dividing terrorists into moderate and not moderate. What’s the difference?” Putin told the forum. A whole “snarl” of terrorist groups act in the...

    A Search For Fallen Fighters At Donetsk’s Ruined Airport
    Oct23

    A Search For Fallen Fighters At Donetsk’s Ruined Airport

    A Search For Fallen Fighters At Donetsk’s Ruined Airport …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...