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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia’s Violation of Airspace ‘Doesn’t Look Like An Accident’
    Oct06

    Russia’s Violation of Airspace ‘Doesn’t Look Like An Accident’

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg Virginia Mayo / APNATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says Russia’s violation of Turkey’s airspace “doesn’t look like an accident.” The comments mark an escalation in the rhetoric between the alliance and Russia over Moscow’s actions in the Syrian civil war on behalf of President...

    Pro-Russia rebels in Ukraine postpone elections
    Oct06

    Pro-Russia rebels in Ukraine postpone elections

    Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine today postponed local elections that the government had said were illegitimate and which, if they went ahead, could have derailed Ukraine’s fragile peace process. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    Ukraine rebels to delay elections
    Oct06

    Ukraine rebels to delay elections

    Donetsk had planned elections on October 18 and Luhansk on November 1. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Ukraine parliament votes to legalizes foreign mercenaries
    Oct06

    Ukraine parliament votes to legalizes foreign mercenaries

    Ukraine’s Verkhovnaya Rada on Tuesday adopted in a second reading a draft law on foreigners serving in the country’s armed forces. A total of 229 members of parliament supported the decision, Itar-Tass reported. The legislation is aiming “at increasing the fighting efficiency of the armed forces and reducing human and financial...

    Ukraine rebels to delay elections
    Oct06

    Ukraine rebels to delay elections

    NNA – (AP) Officials of the eastern Ukraine regions under the control of Russia-backed separatists say they will postpone local elections that were to be held in the next several weeks, an issue tha …read more Source: National News...

    Putin’s Syrian Adventure Will Cost Russians Dearly
    Oct06

    Putin’s Syrian Adventure Will Cost Russians Dearly

    “Has the country run out of poor people?” is a fitting question to today’s Russian leaders who, not having ended the geopolitical and military conflict in eastern Ukraine, have unhesitatingly thrown the country into a new one, jumping straight from the fire into the hellish frying pan of the Middle East. Without any discussion...

    Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine postpone disputed elections
    Oct06

    Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine postpone disputed elections

    KIEV (Reuters) – Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday postponed local elections that Kiev had said were illegitimate and which, if they went ahead, could have derailed Ukraine’s fragile peace process. …read more Source: The...

    Russia welcomes decision to postpone separatist elections in east Ukraine – Interfax
    Oct06

    Russia welcomes decision to postpone separatist elections in east Ukraine – Interfax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia welcomes a decision by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine to postpone disputed local elections until next February, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted as saying by the Interfax news agency on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Germany greets pro-Russian rebels’ delay of Ukraine elections
    Oct06

    Germany greets pro-Russian rebels’ delay of Ukraine elections

    A German diplomatic source described as “good news” a decision by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine to delay disputed local elections there. …read more Source: Channel...

    Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine postpone disputed elections
    Oct06

    Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine postpone disputed elections

    Ukraine’s pro-Russian insurgents in the separatist provinces of Lugansk and Donetsk said in a joint statement Tuesday that they were pushing back the elections in the east to next year in line with Western demands. …read more Source: France...