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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Turkey’s Lobbyists Seek U.S. Help By Calling Tiny Armenia A Big Threat
    Apr01

    Turkey’s Lobbyists Seek U.S. Help By Calling Tiny Armenia A Big Threat

    WASHINGTON — A lobbying firm that’s a registered agent of the Turkish government is trying out a new argument during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit to the U.S. this week: the Russians are coming, and Armenia is helping them.Representatives from Mercury LLC have contacted multiple congressional offices to argue...

    Podcast: A Less Perfect Union
    Apr01

    Podcast: A Less Perfect Union

    The Russia-Belarus Union state turns 20-years-old this weekend. What does it teach us about Moscow’s quest to restore its dominance over the former Soviet space today? Listen to the new Power Vertical Podcast. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin threatens to ‘hang’ someone if Crimea highway is not built
    Apr01

    Putin threatens to ‘hang’ someone if Crimea highway is not built

    For months the national support organization for Vladimir Putin has been releasing cartoons showing the Russian president executing allegedly corrupt officials in elaborate fashion. Now Mr. Putin himself has invoked imagery of capital punishment, threatening “to hang” the person responsible for reconstruction of a highway in Crimea, the Ukrainian...

    Kasich supports Ukraine
    Apr01

    Kasich supports Ukraine

    “And by the way, I heard – I just heard briefly somebody was saying that we should just ignore Ukraine. Are you kidding me? The United States of America should be arming the Ukrainians who want to fight for freedom against Putin. We should be arming them… with lethal defensive aid.” Those were the words […] …read more Source: The Ukrainian...

    Turkey’s Lobbyists Seek U.S. Help By Calling Tiny Armenia A Big Threat
    Apr01

    Turkey’s Lobbyists Seek U.S. Help By Calling Tiny Armenia A Big Threat

    WASHINGTON — A lobbying firm that’s a registered agent of the Turkish government is trying out a new argument during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit to the U.S. this week: the Russians are coming, and Armenia is helping them.Representatives from Mercury LLC have contacted multiple congressional offices to argue...

    Wilders drums up little support at anti-Ukraine referendum rally
    Apr01

    Wilders drums up little support at anti-Ukraine referendum rally

    Geert Wilders, leader of anti-Islam party PVV, had little success in Maastricht with his campaign against the association agreement with the Ukraine, the referendum for which is next week. The post Wilders drums up little support at anti-Ukraine referendum rally appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source: NL...

    Ukraine on the Brink of Early Elections
    Apr01

    Ukraine on the Brink of Early Elections

    01 de abril de 2016, 09:59Kiev, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Yuri Boiko, leader of the opposition party in Ukrain, said today that the Ukrainian parliament will be unable to create a new majority coalition. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Minister-delegate Stoenescu: Massacre of Fantana Alba, a prohibited topic for half a century
    Apr01

    Minister-delegate Stoenescu: Massacre of Fantana Alba, a prohibited topic for half a century

    Minister-Delegate for Relations with Romanians Abroad Dan Stoenescu participated on Friday in the commemoration of the victims of the massacre in Fantana Alba, Ukraine, formerly in the Soviet Union. …read more Source:...

    Caring For Combatants And Canines: Ukraine’s Doctors Do It All
    Apr01

    Caring For Combatants And Canines: Ukraine’s Doctors Do It All

    They are civilian doctors who now find themselves working close to the front lines in Ukraine’s war-torn Donbas region. But they do more than just save soldiers’ lives. With a shortage of medical staff, they also care for the local population and treat everyone from women and children to animals. (RFE/RL’s Current Time TV)...

    Condemned to Frustration
    Apr01

    Condemned to Frustration

    Either a new American administration will regard Russia as a distinct civilization marked by its own value code and special rights sanctified by history, or it will treat Russia just as a target. —Boris Mezhuev, “Why Henry Kissinger Came to Moscow,” February 12, 2016Positive change may be expected no sooner than seven or eight years from now,...