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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine expects to restore control over rebel east this year
    Jan14

    Ukraine expects to restore control over rebel east this year

    A military conflict between government forces and Russia-backed rebels has killed more than 9,000 people and left parts of the Ukrainian industrial heartland in ruin since fighting broke out there in April 2014. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Ukraine seeks Western help to take Crimea back
    Jan14

    Ukraine seeks Western help to take Crimea back

    President Poroshenko hopes for European, US help in securing Crimea’s return …read more Source: World...

    Poroshenko says he wants European, US help in securing Crimea’s return
    Jan14

    Poroshenko says he wants European, US help in securing Crimea’s return

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday he wanted EU and US help in securing Crimea’s return from Russian control and vowed to regain sovereignty over the separatist east in 2016 …read more Source: The Daily...

    Oscars 2016: ‘The Revenant’ leads with 12 nominations
    Jan14

    Oscars 2016: ‘The Revenant’ leads with 12 nominations

    Guillermo del Toro, Ang Lee, John Krasinski and Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs presented the 88th Annual Academy Award nominees on Thursday morning, kicking off the final sprint to the finish line for the year’s biggest contenders. The Revenant is leading the race for the 2016 Oscars with 12 nominations, with Mad Max: Fury Road...

    Putin gambles on forgetting Ukraine
    Jan14

    Putin gambles on forgetting Ukraine

    The West must stand united behind Kiev and reject the Russian president’s Cold War strategy …read more Source: THE...

    Firefighting helicopter pilot turned drug smuggler busted in Spain
    Jan14

    Firefighting helicopter pilot turned drug smuggler busted in Spain

    Spanish police said on Thursday that they had smashed a ring that smuggled cannabis from Morocco to Spain by helicopter, arresting 20 people including a former Ukrainian pilot who used to fight wildfires. …read more Source: The Local...

    New truce deal agreed between Ukraine conflicting sides
    Jan14

    New truce deal agreed between Ukraine conflicting sides

    The Ukrainian government and pro-Russia forces have struck a new truce deal, following the failure of a previous agreement. The deal was agreed following talks between Russian and Ukrainian envoys in the Belarusian capital, Minsk, with the aid of a senior negotiator from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). A...

    Russia asks Dutch officials to look into new MH17 evidence
    Jan14

    Russia asks Dutch officials to look into new MH17 evidence

    Russian aviation officials say they have uncovered new evidence about the 2014 downing of a Malaysian jet over eastern Ukraine and are asking Dutch investigators to look into the findings. …read more Source: CTV...

    Polish prime minster: No risk of EU sanctions against Poland
    Jan14

    Polish prime minster: No risk of EU sanctions against Poland

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s prime minister said Thursday she doesn’t believe the European Union will impose sanctions on the country over its new laws that have been criticized as running counter to the bloc’s principle of the rule of law. In December, Poland’s ruling Law and Justice party, which took power in November...

    Polish prime minster: No risk of EU sanctions against Poland
    Jan14

    Polish prime minster: No risk of EU sanctions against Poland

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s Prime Minister Beata Szydlo says she does not believe the European Union will impose sanctions on Poland over its new laws that have been criticize as running counter to the block’s principle of the rule of law. …read more Source: U.S....