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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    No permission for UN agencies to work in Ukraine conflict zone yet
    Oct20

    No permission for UN agencies to work in Ukraine conflict zone yet

    All the UN agencies are forbidden to work there as of today. The United Nations Organization has not been granted the permission although all the necessary information has been provided. …read more Source:...

    Stephen Harper: The political outsider who sought a conservative revolution
    Oct20

    Stephen Harper: The political outsider who sought a conservative revolution

    He came to power as an outsider from Calgary determined to knock down the eastern establishment and make conservatism a powerful force in Canada. A decade later, Stephen Harper leaves office with only some of his objectives achieved and with a mixed record of actions that sometimes ran counter to his principles and promises. “We can create a...

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 27 October
    Oct20

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 27 October

    Martin Sajdik said: “The next meeting will take place on 27 October. If I understand it correctly, the local time will not be adjusted so we are going to work a bit more. There will be a time gap in comparison with Kyiv.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine conflict settlement stumbles over mine clearance
    Oct20

    Ukraine conflict settlement stumbles over mine clearance

    According to the source, the working group on security focuses on mine clearance partially due to the scheduled urgent humanitarian and economic projects. The group has agreed to continue working out mine clearance principles and compiling the list of relevant priorities. …read more Source:...

    Parliament Socialists reach out to Russia
    Oct20

    Parliament Socialists reach out to Russia

    Socialists in the European Parliament are pushing for a new dialogue with Moscow despite ongoing tensions over Vladimir Putin’s intervention in Syria and the conflict in Ukraine, which have tarnished EU-Russia relations for more than a year. Knut Fleckenstein, vice chairman of the assembly’s Progressive Alliance of Socialists and...

    With NATO Air Base Expansion, Russia Accuses Estonia Of ‘Provocative Step’
    Oct20

    With NATO Air Base Expansion, Russia Accuses Estonia Of ‘Provocative Step’

    Russia called Estonia’s planned expansion of its Amair air base to make room for additional NATO aircraft a “provocative step,” Russian media reported Tuesday. The statement from the Russian government comes at a moment of increased tensions across Europe over Russia’s aggression in Ukraine and airstrikes in Syria. …read more...

    Trans-Mediterranean Migration: A Pragmatic Perspective 
    Oct20

    Trans-Mediterranean Migration: A Pragmatic Perspective 

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); By Hicham Barakat Rabat – Migration and asylum are among the most widely debated issues in the European Union today. Countries south and east of the Mediterranean Sea have recently seen an unprecedented level of European-bound migration, especially after the 2011 Arab Spring revolutions and the...

    Kyrgyz Embassy in Ukraine took part in annual festival of cuisine and culture in Kiev
    Oct20

    Kyrgyz Embassy in Ukraine took part in annual festival of cuisine and culture in Kiev

    Bishkek, October 20 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz Embassy in Ukraine on October 18 took part in the annual festival of cuisine and culture, held in Kiev. The press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports. The festival was attended by 14 diplomatic missions and international organizations accredited in Kiev. The purpose of the participation of the...

    IBM IS GETTING SMOKED: Here’s what a one-point move in IBM does to the Dow (DIA, IBM)
    Oct20

    IBM IS GETTING SMOKED: Here’s what a one-point move in IBM does to the Dow (DIA, IBM)

    IBM is a member of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the 30-stock index that aims to be representative of the US economy. At $$141.16 right now, IBM is down $8.06, or 5.4%, since Monday’s market close. That is taking 53.84 points off the Dow. How’d we compute that? The Dow is peculiar in that it is a price-weighted index, meaning...

    Forget Russia in Syria
    Oct20

    Forget Russia in Syria

    “In the history of warfare I do not recollect a more fortunate retreat”, one of George Washington’s closest aides once said. The reference was to events in the late summer of 1776, when the Continental Army was being routed by the British in New York. General Washington was spent. He had exhausted himself riding up and down the lines at...