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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukrainian protesters in Kiev urge halt to corruption
    Apr08

    Ukrainian protesters in Kiev urge halt to corruption

    Ukrainians have held a protest in front of a presidential office in the capital, Kiev, against the law enforcement bodies whom they accuse of covering up corruption. …read more Source: Iran...

    Russia says preparing prisoner handover to Kiev
    Apr08

    Russia says preparing prisoner handover to Kiev

    Russia’s justice ministry on Friday said it was taking preliminary steps to hand over to Kiev four Ukrainian prisoners including film-maker Oleg Sentsov. …read more Source: The Daily...

    UK leader Cameron under fire over link to offshore accounts
    Apr08

    UK leader Cameron under fire over link to offshore accounts

    A marquee of the Arango Orillac Building lists the Mossack Fonseca law firm in Panama City, on Thursday, April 7, 2016. Photo: AP DUBLIN: British Prime Minister David Cameron faced mounting pressure Friday over his involvement in offshore investments after he finally admitted he benefited from his father’s Panama-registered trust, an entity...

    CARICOM concerned about ‘tax havens’ label in wake of Panama Papers leak
    Apr08

    CARICOM concerned about ‘tax havens’ label in wake of Panama Papers leak

    The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has expressed concern that the designation of “tax havens” is again being attached to the financial services centres in Member States and Associate Members, following the leak of the “Panama Papers”. The Community, in a statement, said the loose attribution of the ‘tax havens’ label ignores the reality that...

    Dutch in ‘unchartered waters’ over EU-Ukraine ‘No’ vote (AFP)
    Apr08

    Dutch in ‘unchartered waters’ over EU-Ukraine ‘No’ vote (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – The Dutch government is in “uncharted waters” after voters rejected an EU deal with Ukraine in a non-binding poll, leaving its leaders to decide what to do next, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Friday. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia Looking Into Possible Transfer Of Jailed Sentsov To Ukraine
    Apr08

    Russia Looking Into Possible Transfer Of Jailed Sentsov To Ukraine

    The Russian Justice Ministry says it is looking into a request from Kyiv to transfer filmmaker Oleh Sentsov and three other Ukrainian convicts to Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nato and Russia to end talks freeze
    Apr08

    Nato and Russia to end talks freeze

    Envoys from Nato and Russia are to hold their first talks this month since Moscow’s annexation of Crimea more than two years ago, Nato announces. …read more Source:...

    Dutch referendum rejects  Ukraine-EU association pact
    Apr08

    Dutch referendum rejects Ukraine-EU association pact

    KYIV – Citizens of the Netherlands rejected their government’s ratification of the Ukraine-European Union Association Agreement in an advisory, non-binding referendum held on April 6, giving the Russian government a symbolic geopolitical victory in its war against the Ukrainian state. About 61.1 percent voted against their government...

    Ukrainian American walks across U.S. to raise awareness for Ukraine
    Apr08

    Ukrainian American walks across U.S. to raise awareness for Ukraine

    PARSIPPANY, N.J. – With more than 250 miles behind her in her “Walk for Ukraine” cross-country trek across the United States, Maya (who requested that we keep her last name private) is raising awareness about the situation in Ukraine. She began her walk on November 21 at Front Royal, Va., and at her latest update […] …read more Source: The...

    Forum in Washington underscores: ‘Ukraine’s Battle for Freedom Continues’
    Apr08

    Forum in Washington underscores: ‘Ukraine’s Battle for Freedom Continues’

    WASHINGTON – More than two years have passed since Russia launched a campaign of aggression against Ukraine – and the casualties, physical destruction and economic damage continue to mount. On March 30, hundreds of people attended a forum on Capitol Hill focusing on the devastating impact of Moscow’s war against Ukraine and U.S. efforts to...