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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine rebels oust several aid agencies
    Sep25

    Ukraine rebels oust several aid agencies

    UN’s humanitarian aid chief expresses alarm over decision to banish 10 relief organisations from Lugansk for ‘grave violations of local laws’Global relief organisations have voiced outrage and disbelief over a decision by Ukrainian separatists to banish 10 aid agencies for “grave violations of local laws”.The pro-Russian eastern...

    Ukraine government says will propose more sanctions on Russian firms
    Sep25

    Ukraine government says will propose more sanctions on Russian firms

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government said on Thursday it would propose additional sanctions against Russian companies, adding to a… …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] Dutch activists in last push on Ukraine referendum
    Sep25

    [Ticker] Dutch activists in last push on Ukraine referendum

    A Dutch citizens’ organisation and blog have begun their last push Friday in a campaign to gather 300,000 signatures, needed by Sunday evening, to force a national referendum about a recently signed EU association treaty with Ukraine. Last Wednesday, an estimated 255,000 people had signed the request. …read more Source:...

    Global aid groups express outrage at ban by Ukraine rebels (AFP)
    Sep25

    Global aid groups express outrage at ban by Ukraine rebels (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Global relief organisations voiced outrage and disbelief on Friday over Ukrainian separatists’ decision to ban 10 Western health groups for “grave violations of local laws”. …read more Source: The West...

    Rebels order UN agencies to leave Ukraine
    Sep25

    Rebels order UN agencies to leave Ukraine

    Pro-Russian rebels have ordered UN agencies working in the separatist stronghold of Lugansk in east Ukraine to leave the area by today, the UN aid chief said. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    Economic crisis at an end, media crisis continues
    Sep25

    Economic crisis at an end, media crisis continues

    An international meeting of journalists “Economic crisis at an end, media crisis continues. Why?” brought together journalists from the Balkan and the Black Sea region in Varna. At the event, organized by the Union of Bulgarian Journalists, the participants from Bulgaria, Serbia, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine discussed the problems and the...

    Exodus to Europe: Lluís Bassets on redefined borders | El País – Spain
    Sep25

    Exodus to Europe: Lluís Bassets on redefined borders | El País – Spain

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    Kyiv Protests Kazakh Schoolbooks Saying Crimea ‘Part Of Russia’
    Sep25

    Kyiv Protests Kazakh Schoolbooks Saying Crimea ‘Part Of Russia’

    The Ukrainian Embassy in Kazakhstan has demanded an explanation from Kazakh authorities over new schoolbooks describing Ukraine’s annexed Crimean Peninsula as part of Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The dangerous link between Syria and Ukraine
    Sep25

    The dangerous link between Syria and Ukraine

    Despite what Vladimir Putin is saying, the United States still staunchly refuses to believe Russia is engaged in a new Cold War — and that the U.S. is losing. But Russia aggressively pushes its own narrative where U.S. leadership is absent. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov seems to be everywhere in recent weeks, speaking several times with...

    Obama and Putin to hold talks at UN
    Sep25

    Obama and Putin to hold talks at UN

    US President Barack Obama and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin will hold their first face-to-face meeting in nearly a year on Monday in New York, officials from both countries say. The meeting comes amid tension over Russia’s military build-up in Syria and its annexation of Crimea last year. The two leaders will meet on the sidelines...