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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Crimean Tatar leader hails meeting with Turkish PM
    Feb16

    Crimean Tatar leader hails meeting with Turkish PM

    ‘Ahmet Davutoglu’s visit to Kyiv will definitely be beneficial for relations between the two neighboring countries-partners,’ says Mustafa Dzhemilev …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The Ukrainian government says three of its servicemen have been killed and seven others wounded in the past 24 hours in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine.The Interfax news agency said presidential… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Is the Syrian ceasefire a lost cause?
    Feb16

    Is the Syrian ceasefire a lost cause?

    Turkish artillery fire from the town of Kilis in Turkey towards northern Syria, 15th February 2016. Today, Turkey defied international calls and shelled rarts of northern Syria for the third day in a row. ©Halit Onur Sandal/AP/Press Association Images : We can’t tackle IS without tackling Assad We are about to see another twist in the tale...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian transportation authorities blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks on Monday and detained over 300 cargo vehicles in retaliation to Ukraine closing its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers. The transport ministry’s announcement came after Ukraine’s prime minister announced on Monday that cargo...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    The Interfax news agency said presidential administration spokesman Oleksandr Motuzyanyk reported the sharp uptick in fighting at a briefing in Kiev on Tuesday. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian government says three of its servicemen have been killed and seven others wounded in the past 24 hours in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Decade after Materazzi head butt, Zidane the focus in Italy
    Feb16

    Decade after Materazzi head butt, Zidane the focus in Italy

    Real Madrid’s newly appointed coach Zinedine Zidane steps out for his first training session in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday January 5, 2016. Photo: AP ROME: Nearly 10 years after ending his playing career by head butting Marco Materazzi in the World Cup final, Zinedine Zidane will return to the international spotlight in Italy on Wednesday when...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    The Ukrainian government says three of its servicemen have been killed and seven others wounded in the past 24 hours in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine military reports highest daily death toll since November
    Feb16

    Ukraine military reports highest daily death toll since November

    Three Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and seven wounded in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian military said on Tuesday, reporting the highest daily casualty toll since mid-November. A year-old ceasefire deal has failed to stop violence in Ukraine’s separatist eastern territories, and...

    Ukrainian PM faces possible dismissal as crisis deepens
    Feb16

    Ukrainian PM faces possible dismissal as crisis deepens

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk was fighting for his political life today as parliament considered holding a vote of no confidence in the government over its perceived failure to fight graft. Even President Petro Poroshenko appeared to withdraw support for the 41-year-old former banker after he reportedly told his own party...