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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Power in the absence of money
    Jun22

    Power in the absence of money

    (Credit: Getty/Chip Somodevilla/uschools) It was 6 a.m. on an icy November morning at Fort Carson, Colorado, when I learned the one thing that West Point had been trying to teach me for four years. It was getting light, and we had just gone through reveille formation, that ridiculous Army ritual whereby the whole company stands in formation at...

    Kiev mulls a new plan for ‘reintegration’ of Donbas
    Jun22

    Kiev mulls a new plan for ‘reintegration’ of Donbas

    Ukraine is seeking to reintegrate its breakaway areas. The government’s proposal specifically targets the pro-Russia Donbas region in the east. …read more Source:...

    Transnistria Leader Urges Russia to Review All Deals on Republic’s Peace
    Jun22

    Transnistria Leader Urges Russia to Review All Deals on Republic’s Peace

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Vadim Krasnoselsky, the president of Transnistria, urged Russia on Wednesday to review all Transnistrian peace pacts with Moldova and neighboring Ukraine, in an interview with a Russian newspaper. “Almost none of them [deals] have been adhered to by the Moldovan side. I am calling on the guarantors of the Moldovan-Transnistrian...

    Russia calls off talks with United States because of new sanctions against Moscow
    Jun22

    Russia calls off talks with United States because of new sanctions against Moscow

    Russia cancelled talks with a top US official to protest the latest sanctions punishing Russian companies and individuals over the conflict in Ukraine, in a fresh setback for President Donald Trump’s bid to improve ties with President Vladimir Putin’s government. Under Secretary of State Thomas Shannon had been scheduled to fly to St...

    Russia cancels US meeting over sanctions: US official
    Jun21

    Russia cancels US meeting over sanctions: US official

    Washington: Russia has canceled a meeting with senior US diplomats in the wake of Washington’s decision to reinforce sanctions imposed over its occupation of Crimea, US officials said on Wednesday. US Under Secretary of State Tom Shannon had been due in St Petersburg later this week to meet and mend diplomatic fences with Russia’s...

    Russia Cancels Diplomatic Meeting in Wake of U.S. Sanctions
    Jun21

    Russia Cancels Diplomatic Meeting in Wake of U.S. Sanctions

    MOSCOW – The Kremlin voiced displeasure Wednesday about new United States sanctions against Russia and called off much-anticipated talks with a senior U.S administration official in response. The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it had imposed sanctions on 38 Russian individuals and firms over Russian activities in Ukraine. Treasury...

    Russia cancels US meeting over Ukraine sanctions
    Jun21

    Russia cancels US meeting over Ukraine sanctions

    Snub by Moscow apparently triggered by addition of 38 individuals and entities to restrictions list …read more Source: The Times of...

    News24.com | Russia cancels US meeting over sanctions
    Jun21

    News24.com | Russia cancels US meeting over sanctions

    Russia has cancelled a meeting with senior US diplomats in the wake of Washington’s decision to reinforce sanctions imposed over its occupation of Crimea, say officials. …read more Source:...

    New East Ukraine ceasefire set for Saturday: separatists (AFP)
    Jun21

    New East Ukraine ceasefire set for Saturday: separatists (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A fresh ceasefire between pro-Russian separatists entrenched in eastern Ukraine and Ukrainian forces will come into force this weekend, Ukraine and the separatists said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Don’t look now, but the US-Russia relationship is getting very bad
    Jun21

    Don’t look now, but the US-Russia relationship is getting very bad

    Trump wanted better ties with Russia. He isn’t getting it. The Trump administration wants a better relationship with Russia. The problem is that Russia increasingly looks like it doesn’t want one — and is actively taking steps that are pushing that relationship to a new low. The latest came today, when the Russian Foreign Ministry...