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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    ‘Real progress’ needed in Ukraine says France, Germany
    Mar04

    ‘Real progress’ needed in Ukraine says France, Germany

    With the Minsk accord more than a year old, France and Germany says little has been done to implement it. Although violence has wound down, social and economic reforms remain neglected, said Berlin. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Pilot: ‘You’re all f—ing idiots’
    Mar03

    Pilot: ‘You’re all f—ing idiots’

    THE trial of a Ukrainian military pilot in connection with the deaths of two Russian journalists has been adjourned amid a furious exchange. …read more Source:...

    China’s Crimea
    Mar03

    China’s Crimea

    Chinas latest provocative move in the South China Sea was against a bare outcropping called Jackson Atoll. …read more Source: The Daily...

    The US Air Force is willing to spend $738 million to solve one of America’s biggest rocket problems
    Mar03

    The US Air Force is willing to spend $738 million to solve one of America’s biggest rocket problems

    Win McNamee/Getty ImagesFor the last decade, Russian-made engines have been propelling US national security satellites into space. While this has proven to be a good approach in the past, the time has come for a new breed of rocket engine that’s American-made. On Feb. 29, the US Air Force — who runs the national security launch missions —...

    France, Germany demand ‘real progress’ on Ukraine peace talks (AFP)
    Mar03

    France, Germany demand ‘real progress’ on Ukraine peace talks (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – France and Germany expect “real progress” from Ukraine and Russia on resolving the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Thursday ahead of talks between the four countries in Paris. …read more Source: The West...

    Kazakhstan’s Ethnic Russians Get Restless
    Mar03

    Kazakhstan’s Ethnic Russians Get Restless

    Westerners are used to hearing about Kazakhstan from a certain comedian, but the Central Asia country may soon become a hot topic for serious reasons. People are starting to worry that Kazakhstan, which is home to millions of ethnic Russians, might be the next Ukraine. Reuters: There is no separatist rebellion in northern Kazakhstan, but the...

    Ukraine confirms defence against Russia eurobond lawsuit at London court – Finance Ministry (Reuters)
    Mar03

    Ukraine confirms defence against Russia eurobond lawsuit at London court – Finance Ministry (Reuters)

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine has confirmed with a London court its intention to defend itself against a lawsuit brought by Russia over a $3 billion (£2.1 billion) Eurobond, the Ukrainian finance ministry… …read more Source: The West...

    Russia says has right to respond to US bans
    Mar03

    Russia says has right to respond to US bans

    Russia has blasted the US for extending sanctions against Moscow over its alleged role in the Ukraine crisis, saying the Kremlin is entitled to respond. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine Accuses Separatists Of Using Grad Missile Launchers
    Mar03

    Ukraine Accuses Separatists Of Using Grad Missile Launchers

    Kyiv has accused separatists of using large-caliber weapons despite a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine that required both sides to pull back those arms. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN issues new report on Ukraine
    Mar03

    UN issues new report on Ukraine

    Ukraine: Growing despair among over 3 million civilians in conflict zone …read more Source: The Prague...