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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The War in Ukraine Is Back
    Feb03

    The War in Ukraine Is Back

    Violence in East Ukraine is spiking but Western pols are silent. …read more Source: The Daily...

    How Putin created a monster in Chechnya
    Feb03

    How Putin created a monster in Chechnya

    Ramzan Kadyrov may well be Vladimir Putin’s most ghoulish creation—a political Golem who remains slavishly loyal to the Russian leader but who also serves as a constant and nagging reminder of how ugly Putin-style autocracy can get when it really goes over the edge. Like the character Smerdyakov in The Brothers Karamazov, Kadryov claims he...

    OSCE to conduct planned monitoring
    Feb03

    OSCE to conduct planned monitoring

    In accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR), the OSCE Mission will conduct a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijan. The monitoring will be held on Thursday, and in the southeast direction of Kuropatkino settlement of the NKR...

    Ukraine: Dutch never asked for MH17 radar images
    Feb03

    Ukraine: Dutch never asked for MH17 radar images

    The Ukrainian government never received a request from the Dutch Safety Board for radar images of the MH17 aircraft disaster, the then First Deputy Minister of Transport Vladimir Shulmeister said in an interview with Dutch newspaper AD. The post Ukraine: Dutch never asked for MH17 radar images appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source:...

    The missing: what have they done with our sons? | Lily Hyde
    Feb03

    The missing: what have they done with our sons? | Lily Hyde

    To lose a child in war is a nightmare. But when your quest to find them is met with lies, it’s a nightmare that never ends. Lily Hyde travels with the Ukrainian mothers seeking their sonsIn the early evening of 28 August 2014, Andrey Lozinsky phoned his mother.Andrey, a 21-year-old conscript in the Ukrainian army’s 93rd Mechanised...

    Flu kills over 170 in Ukraine
    Feb03

    Flu kills over 170 in Ukraine

    A flu outbreak has claimed more than 170 lives in Ukraine since the end of September. …read more Source:...

    Obama military spending to tackle Putin
    Feb03

    Obama military spending to tackle Putin

    President Barack Obama’s administration said Tuesday it was seeking to expand U.S. military spending in Europe four-fold in a bid to reassure allies still unsettled by Russia’s incursion into Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Pascal Lamy, unfashionable integrationist
    Feb03

    Pascal Lamy, unfashionable integrationist

    Pascal Lamy, long considered among the elite of EU elites and a key figure behind some of Europe’s biggest political triumphs, may soon become a dissident: He’s part of that dwindling group of people who believe the Union should move ever closer together. “I am among those who think that the Union is not going to pieces,” says Lamy....

    Merkel stresses need to provide OSCE with access to Donbass conflict zone
    Feb03

    Merkel stresses need to provide OSCE with access to Donbass conflict zone

    BERLIN, Feb. 3 — German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a phone talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin stressed the necessity to provide the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) monitoring group with the long-term access to eastern Ukrainian conflict-torn Donbass region, German Chancellor’s spokesman Steffen...

    Ted Cruz pledges to negotiate with Russia on nuclear arms reduction
    Feb03

    Ted Cruz pledges to negotiate with Russia on nuclear arms reduction

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 3 — US Republican presidential candidate and winner of Iowa caucus Ted Cruz pledged on Tuesday to negotiate new cuts in nuclear weapons with Russia if he wins the presidency. Asked whether he would negotiate nuclear arms reductions with Russia like his predecessor President Ronald Reagan did with the former Soviet Union, Cruz...