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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    In Wartime: Stories From Ukraine by Tim Judah review – humane and haunting
    Jan03

    In Wartime: Stories From Ukraine by Tim Judah review – humane and haunting

    Sensitive interviews with civilians, poets and political scientists shed new light on a bitter conflictWhile military matters in Syria have been distracting politicians and pundits alike, Tim Judah’s grim, timely salvo from Ukraine is a reminder that not every war has to revolve around the Middle East. Interviewing a wide range of people...

    Putin names United States among threats in new Russian security strategy
    Jan03

    Putin names United States among threats in new Russian security strategy

    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) chats with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin prior to a working session at the Group of 20 (G20) leaders summit in the Mediterranean resort city of Antalya, Turkey, November 16, 2015.REUTERS/KAYHAN OZER/POOL/FILES A new appraisal names the United States as one of the threats to Russia’s national...

    The pictures that marked the strongest “players” of 2015
    Jan03

    The pictures that marked the strongest “players” of 2015

    Some images that political leaders would like to forget, since they are shown in awkward moments. Angela Merkel’s selfie with refugees, Obama’s ice cream and FEMEN protester’s attack to Draghi are among the pictures of 2015. 1. The thong that attacked Draghi On April 22, 2015 a 22-year-old FEMEN protester caused panic attacking...

    Best of the NS in 2015: World
    Jan03

    Best of the NS in 2015: World

    Our best pieces from the past year. In this selection, our favourite writing about world affairs. Russia vs the west: the consequences of Putin’s invasion of Ukraine By Elizabeth Pond Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has destroyed the peace in Europe for a generation. What the west can learn from Japan’s “lost decades” By Roland...

    EU-Ukraine deal triggers new clashes
    Jan03

    EU-Ukraine deal triggers new clashes

    The European Union (EU) and Ukraine have started applying the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) from Friday which formed part of the Association Agreement signed in June 2014. …read more Source: The...

    Putin names U.S. among threats in new Russian security strategy
    Jan03

    Putin names U.S. among threats in new Russian security strategy

    Relations between Russia and the West reached a low after Russian forces annexed the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in March 2014 …read more Source: Al...

    World briefs: Ukraine bans food imports from Russia
    Jan03

    World briefs: Ukraine bans food imports from Russia

    MOSCOW — Ukraine says it will introduce a wide-ranging ban on food imports from Russia in a week, a response to Russia’s ban on food products from Ukraine. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine To Ban Russian Food Imports
    Jan03

    Ukraine To Ban Russian Food Imports

    Ukraine has announced it will ban food products from Russia starting on January 10,a response to a similar ban by Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian President Vladimir Putin names US as threat in new security strategy
    Jan03

    Russian President Vladimir Putin names US as threat in new security strategy

    Russian President Vladimir Putin looks on as he delivers his annual New Year address to the nation in Moscow, Russia, December 31, 2015. (Reuters) A new appraisal names the United States as one of the threats to Russia’s national security for the first time, a sign of how relations with the west have deteriorated in recent years. The...

    News of the day from across the globe, Jan. 3
    Jan03

    News of the day from across the globe, Jan. 3

    Thousands of people attended funerals Saturday in the West Bank for Palestinians killed in violence over the past few months. The burials came a day after Israel transferred 23 bodies of Palestinians it says were involved in the current wave of attacks. In October, Israel began withholding the bodies of suspected attackers as a tactic to crack...