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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Belarus, Ukraine discuss cargo transportation along Silk Road
    Mar01

    Belarus, Ukraine discuss cargo transportation along Silk Road

    The meeting was very fruitful as the parties settled many border-related issues. For instance, experts were instructed to review the agreements on mutual recognition of customs operations, which will help reduce the time that vehicles spend at the checkpoints. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Pilot Pledges Full Hunger Strike As Trial In Russia Nears End
    Mar01

    Ukrainian Pilot Pledges Full Hunger Strike As Trial In Russia Nears End

    A Ukrainian pilot imprisoned and on trial in Russia has threatened to go on hunger strike unless she is extradited back home after the verdict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Imprisoned Pilot In Hunger Strike Threat
    Mar01

    Imprisoned Pilot In Hunger Strike Threat

    Nadiya Savchenko is accused of involvement in two Russian journalists’ deaths but Ukraine says the charges are made up. …read more Source: Sky...

    Kerry Announces New Plan Not to Talk About Failed Ceasefire
    Mar01

    Kerry Announces New Plan Not to Talk About Failed Ceasefire

    Long, talk drink of failure John Kerry is on his second failed ceasefire in Syria in a matter of weeks. And he’s got a bold new plan for dealing with the fact that everyone is still shooting up Syria. Don’t ask, don’t tell. John Kerry said on Monday he had agreed with his Russian counterpart not to discuss alleged violations of...

    John Steinbeck’s Visit to Armenia
    Mar01

    John Steinbeck’s Visit to Armenia

    J.Steinbeck had been in Armenia. This fact should be a surprise for the many. “If it’s true, then why nothing was said of it?” they would ask. How come, one of the greatest representatives of American literature, awardee of Pulitzer and Nobel prizes visited our country, meanwhile there isn’t even a short mention of it? Answer to...

    Ukraine national Mazurek names those ‘involved’ in ATM fraud
    Mar01

    Ukraine national Mazurek names those ‘involved’ in ATM fraud

    Prime ATM fraud suspect Piotr Szcdepan Mazurek has told detectives that around 50 people and firms were involved in the forgery. police said on Tuesday the Ukraine national had divulged the names of the persons and firms and they are now verifying the information. Monirul Islam, the head of counter-terrorism and transnational crimes unit of DMP,...

    Russian Warplanes Sit Idle on Syria Base During Cease-Fire
    Mar01

    Russian Warplanes Sit Idle on Syria Base During Cease-Fire

    HEMEIMEEM AIR BASE, Syria—Dozens of Russian warplanes sat idle Tuesday on the tarmac at this Russian air base in Syria on the fourth day of a cease-fire brokered by Moscow and Washington. The apparent lull in action witnessed by the AP on a trip to the base, which was organized by the Russian defense and foreign ministries, contrasts with the...

    Report says Russian army shot down MH17
    Mar01

    Report says Russian army shot down MH17

    A report by Bellingcat finds that Malaysian Airlines jet has been shot down over eastern Ukraine by Russian soldiers …read more Source: World...

    Crimea hands out military draft papers to newborn boys
    Mar01

    Crimea hands out military draft papers to newborn boys

    Russian authorities in annexed territory celebrate Soviet holiday by telling male infants to report for duty in 2032. Meduza reports Russian authorities in Crimea have formally presented newborn boys with military draft notices alongside the more usual birth certificates, calling on them to report for duty in 2032. The Crimean government handed...

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist east: Kiev
    Mar01

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist east: Kiev

    Three Ukrainian soldiers were reported killed and two wounded Tuesday when their car hit a mine in the former Soviet republic’s pro-Russian separatist east …read more Source: The Daily...