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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia backs major Syrian assault
    Oct07

    Russia backs major Syrian assault

    Russia has showed off its military reach with a barrage of missiles fired against Syrian insurgents from the Caspian Sea. (VIDEO) ||| Beirut – Syrian troops and militia backed by Russian jets mounted what appeared to be their first major coordinated assaults on Syrian insurgents on Wednesday and Moscow said its warships fired a barrage of...

    ‘Real truce’ has begun in Ukraine, says Poroshenko (AFP)
    Oct07

    ‘Real truce’ has begun in Ukraine, says Poroshenko (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday a “real truce” had begun in eastern Ukraine but a long-lasting peace with pro-Kremlin insurgents would still take some time. …read more Source: The West...

    Poroshenko Hails ‘Real Truce’ In East Ukraine
    Oct07

    Poroshenko Hails ‘Real Truce’ In East Ukraine

    President Petro Poroshenko says a “real truce” has begun in eastern Ukraine, but warns that peace is still a long way off. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nuclear Black Market Seeks IS Extremists
    Oct07

    Nuclear Black Market Seeks IS Extremists

    CHISINAU, Moldova— Over the pulsating beat at an exclusive nightclub, the arms smuggler made his pitch to a client: 2.5 million euros for enough radioactive cesium to contaminate several city blocks. It was earlier this year, and the two men were plotting their deal at an unlikely spot: the terrace of Cocos Prive, a dance club and sushi bar in...

    Ukraine says four soldiers wounded in rebel attack despite truce
    Oct07

    Ukraine says four soldiers wounded in rebel attack despite truce

    The ceasefire has been holding in recent weeks and an agreement to extend a pullback of weapons from the frontline has spurred hopes for the fragile peace process. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Ukraine says four soldiers wounded in rebel attack despite truce
    Oct07

    Ukraine says four soldiers wounded in rebel attack despite truce

    The Ukrainian military said on Wednesday pro-Russian separatists had violated a ceasefire in the east of the country by firing an anti-tank missile and wounding four soldiers, even as President Petro Poroshenko hailed a “real truce”. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine says four soldiers wounded in rebel attack despite truce
    Oct07

    Ukraine says four soldiers wounded in rebel attack despite truce

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian military said on Wednesday pro-Russian separatists had violated a ceasefire in the east of the country by firing an anti-tank missile and wounding four soldiers, even as President Petro Poroshenko hailed a “real truce”. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says four soldiers wounded in rebel attack despite truce
    Oct07

    Ukraine says four soldiers wounded in rebel attack despite truce

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian military said on Wednesday pro-Russian separatists had violated a ceasefire in the east of the country by firing an anti-tank missile and wounding four soldiers, even as President Petro Poroshenko hailed a “real truce”. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine could destroy 3.7M polio vaccines over protocol breach
    Oct07

    Ukraine could destroy 3.7M polio vaccines over protocol breach

    Andrew V. PestanoKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 7 (UPI) — A healthcare lobby group in Ukraine is urging for the destruction of 3.7 million U.N.-donated polio vaccines despite the risk of a potential outbreak. …read more Source: United Press...

    Luxembourg PM tells Putin EU sanctions up to him
    Oct07

    Luxembourg PM tells Putin EU sanctions up to him

    Luxembourg’s PM told Russia future EU sanctions depend on its actions, but the openly gay leader opted not to make a fuss on rights. …read more Source:...