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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    What Donald Trump Doesn’t Get About Alliances
    Mar28

    What Donald Trump Doesn’t Get About Alliances

    Now that President Obama has returned from Havana, where he worked to reestablish relations with a former adversary, an unexpected foreign policy debate is emerging—not the longstanding hot-button issue of outreach to America’s enemies, but the subtler question of how America should handle its friends. For the first time in several decades,...

    Crown Prince of Ajman receives Ukrainian Consul-General
    Mar28

    Crown Prince of Ajman receives Ukrainian Consul-General

    AJMAN, 28th March, 2016 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman has received Oleksandr Balanutsa, Ukrainian Consul-General in Dubai and the Northern regions, who paid a courtesy visit to Sheikh Ammar’s office to mark the beginning of his tenure as consul-general to the country. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine has extended a sanctions list against Russia
    Mar28

    Ukraine has extended a sanctions list against Russia

    Kiev has already imposed economic and other restrictions on more than 400 Russian citizens and companies following Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula in March 2014 and the ensuing pro-Russian separatist uprising in the east. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Putin’s maneuverings with the West and Ukraine are often compared to a game of chess
    Mar28

    Putin’s maneuverings with the West and Ukraine are often compared to a game of chess

    The comparison is spot on, with one qualification. Contrary to the image of grandmaster he prefers, the Russian president more closely resembles a loudmouthed barroom player who slams pieces against the board. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine is busy lobbying the Continental bloc to maintain a hard line against Moscow
    Mar28

    Ukraine is busy lobbying the Continental bloc to maintain a hard line against Moscow

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met with several EU leaders and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Brussels. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ex-rights ombudsman named Russia’s election chief ahead of polls
    Mar28

    Ex-rights ombudsman named Russia’s election chief ahead of polls

    MOSCOW: Russia’s former human rights ombudsman Ella Pamfilova was on Monday appointed the country’s top elections chief ahead of parliamentary polls this year. Her candidacy was approved by the majority of members of the central election commission. Russia will hold parliamentary elections this September amid a prolonged economic...

    Trump’s Jumbled, Deal-Obsessed Foreign Policy
    Mar28

    Trump’s Jumbled, Deal-Obsessed Foreign Policy

    Leon Hadar does a good job making some sense out of Trump’s recent rambling interviews on foreign policy with The New York Times and Washington Post: We should reassess the American role in NATO and the rationale for continuing to maintain it. But Trump needs to explain to us why we need to do that, not like a technocrat going through the...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of March 28, 2016
    Mar28

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of March 28, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasThe Brussels AttacksThe revelations of massive...

    An historic Week: Bringing War Criminals to Justice
    Mar28

    An historic Week: Bringing War Criminals to Justice

    Like proverbial buses, it seems you can wait ages for a landmark international justice case, and then four come along at the same time. By any standards, this has been a remarkable week for international justice. On Thursday Radovan Karadžić was convicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) for his role in...

    Lost in TRUMPLANDIA
    Mar28

    Lost in TRUMPLANDIA

    Trump victory party, New Hampshire, February 2016. In the crowd: Rich, a former submariner (in camo); a great-grandmother named Diana Ross (Blossom hat); the author (pixie cut, no socks). “THE FED OWNS COWS!” a protester bellowed at me as I moved blindly toward the doors of a Donald Trump rally. It was February 8, the eve of the New Hampshire...