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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Belarus’ president says he doesn’t want Russian air base
    Oct06

    Belarus’ president says he doesn’t want Russian air base

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Belarus doesn’t want to host a Russian military air base, President Alexander Lukashenko said Tuesday, a statement that highlighted a strain between the two neighbors and allies. Lukashenko said that he knows nothing about plans to set up a Russian air base in Belarus and added that his nation doesn’t need it,...

    In key concession, Ukraine rebels delay polls until 2016 (AFP)
    Oct06

    In key concession, Ukraine rebels delay polls until 2016 (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine’s pro-Russian insurgents took a big step toward political reconciliation Tuesday by announcing they will push back disputed local elections into next year in line with Western demands. …read more Source: The West...

    Welcome to ‘Dubai-on-Thames’
    Oct06

    Welcome to ‘Dubai-on-Thames’

    Battersea Power Station represents an opportunity for regional buyers to be a part of the last great development opportunity in the British capital.Experience has taught Simon Murphy that when it comes to telling the Battersea story, it pays to take nothing for granted.“I did a presentation a year or so ago and at the end I asked, ‘Are there any...

    Ukraine rebels delay local elections until 2016
    Oct06

    Ukraine rebels delay local elections until 2016

    French president Hollande welcomes announcement as ‘a step toward lasting peace’ …read more Source:...

    Ukraine rebels agree to scrap elections
    Oct06

    Ukraine rebels agree to scrap elections

    Hopes rise for lasting peace between Kiev and separatists in war-torn industrial heartland …read more Source: Financial...

    East Ukraine Rebels Postpone Local Polls
    Oct06

    East Ukraine Rebels Postpone Local Polls

    Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine agreed on Tuesday to postpone unofficial elections planned for October 18 and November 1 until February 2016, backing off a move that could have derailed a shaky peace deal. The self-declared Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and Luhansk People’s Republic (LPR) had planned to hold elections...

    French President Francois Hollande Welcomes Ukraine Rebel Election Delay
    Oct06

    French President Francois Hollande Welcomes Ukraine Rebel Election Delay

    French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday welcomed a decision by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine to delay local elections until 2016, saying it was a step toward lasting peace. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s eastern region of Donbass postpones local elections
    Oct06

    Ukraine’s eastern region of Donbass postpones local elections

    Pro-Russia fighters in Ukraine’s eastern regions of Donetsk and Lugansk have postponed disputed local elections to the next year. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine rebels push back controversial elections
    Oct06

    Ukraine rebels push back controversial elections

    Pro-Russian separatists have agreed to postpone the local ballots in east Ukraine that Kyiv claimed to be illegitimate. The truce in Ukraine is “holding and being strengthened,” NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg says. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine’s eastern region of Donbass postpones local elections
    Oct06

    Ukraine’s eastern region of Donbass postpones local elections

    The disputed elections scheduled for this year in eastern Ukraine are postponed to the next year. …read more Source:...