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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Can Belarus Stick to Neutrality Despite Russian Pressure?
    Oct20

    Can Belarus Stick to Neutrality Despite Russian Pressure?

    Russian Experts Warn Lukashenka of Ukrainian President Yanukovych’s fate Last week, pro-government Russian experts and media launched a new series of attacks on the Belarusian government. Minsk, they insisted, is going the way of Yanukovych’s Ukraine. Russian commentators agree on that regardless of their ideological colours. Be it...

    Pirates kidnap Lithuanian, Ukrainian sailors off Nigeria
    Oct20

    Pirates kidnap Lithuanian, Ukrainian sailors off Nigeria

    nbsp Last Updated On 20 October2015 Aboutnbsp1 hour ago …read more Source: The Frontier...

    Ukraine, Pro-Russia Rebels Begin Donetsk Arms Withdrawal
    Oct20

    Ukraine, Pro-Russia Rebels Begin Donetsk Arms Withdrawal

    Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian insurgents said on Tuesday they had begun withdrawing tanks and smaller weapons from the front line in the devastated Donetsk region in the ex-Soviet state’s eastern w… …read more Source:...

    The Solution to Jewish Status of Ukrainian Olim?
    Oct20

    The Solution to Jewish Status of Ukrainian Olim?

    New ‘Maslul’ program launches to have olim start conversion process and clarify Jewish status well before reaching the Holy Land. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Ukrainian Forces, Rebels Pull Back Tanks In Donetsk
    Oct20

    Ukrainian Forces, Rebels Pull Back Tanks In Donetsk

    Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russia rebels say they have begun withdrawing tanks and smaller weapons from the front line in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donetsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Syria operation shows Russia can counter ‘any threats’: Putin
    Oct20

    Syria operation shows Russia can counter ‘any threats’: Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Moscow’s intervention in Syria demonstrates it can counter any threats, as the Kremlin flexes its muscles on the world stage. “The operation has confirmed that Russia is ready to adequately and effectively respond to terrorist and any other threats to our country,” Putin said in a speech...

    Pirates kidnap Lithuanian, Ukrainian sailors off Nigeria
    Oct20

    Pirates kidnap Lithuanian, Ukrainian sailors off Nigeria

    VILNIUS (AFP) – Gunmen have kidnapped two Lithuanian and two Ukrainian sailors off southern Nigeria, in the latest incident in a region described as a piracy hotspot, Lithuanias government said Tuesday.We have received information that it was an armed abduction, government official Rimantas Vaitkus told AFP in the Baltic states capital,...

    Russia’s blackmail over Ukraine’s debt
    Oct20

    Russia’s blackmail over Ukraine’s debt

    This is barefaced cheek and such behaviour must not succeed …read more Source: Financial...

    Progress in infrastructure restoration in Ukraine conflict zone
    Oct20

    Progress in infrastructure restoration in Ukraine conflict zone

    Martin Sajdik said: “Considerable steps have been taken to restore railway communications and power lines. One can say coal shipments to the territory controlled by the Ukrainian government grow day by day. Naturally they are very important for power generation, in particular, during winter.” …read more Source:...

    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:...