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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Christmas in Grozny
    Jan17

    Christmas in Grozny

    GROZNY, Russia — As I entered the lobby of my hotel in Grozny, I came face to face with two men dressed in tight black uniforms, revolvers hanging from their waists. They bore no military or police insignia, just two patched flags: Chechen on the right arm, and Russian on the left. A slightly unnerving welcome. I would hear a lot about these...

    Canadian politicians condemn deadly attack; six Quebecers killed
    Jan17

    Canadian politicians condemn deadly attack; six Quebecers killed

    Canadian politicians strongly condemned a bloody terror attack on a luxury hotel in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, that killed at least 28, including six Quebecers. In a statement, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, “On behalf of all Canadians, we offer our deepest condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of all those killed and a speedy...

    Obama’s futurism and the state of our nation
    Jan16

    Obama’s futurism and the state of our nation

    Sadeq Khan In his 7th (and final) State of the Union address before at a joint session of the US Congress, President Barack H. Obama told the Congressmen, the Justices and the military chiefs present that “because it’s an election season, expectations for what we’ll achieve this year are low. Still, Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the...

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy charged with involuntary homicide
    Jan16

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy charged with involuntary homicide

    GRENOBLE (FRANCE) – A French teacher who took students onto a closed skiing piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them and a Ukrainian tourist has been charged with involuntary homicide, his lawyer said on Saturday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Poland’s defense chief: We want constant  NATO, US presence
    Jan16

    Poland’s defense chief: We want constant NATO, US presence

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) – Poland’s defense minister says his country wants to have permanent NATO and U.S. troops’ presence to ward off security threats. Poland’s security concerns have been raised by the armed conflict in neighboring Ukraine and by the role that another neighbor, Russia, has in it. Minister Antoni …...

    Ukraine launches new China trade route bypassing Russia
    Jan16

    Ukraine launches new China trade route bypassing Russia

    ILLICHIVSK, Ukraine: Ukraine on Friday launched the first cargo train to China that will bypass Russia along a new “Silk Road” meant to counter the Kremlin’s most stringent trade embargo on Kiev to date, BSS/PTI reported. “This is a historic event,” Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Andriy Pyvovarskiy wrote on Facebook. “Now, Ukraine is not...

    Azerbaijani U-17 footballers to face Russia and Ukraine in friendlies
    Jan16

    Azerbaijani U-17 footballers to face Russia and Ukraine in friendlies

    The Azerbaijan national under-17 football team will clash with Russia and Ukraine in friendlies. The games will be held in Baku …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    What Has the US Leading the World from Behind Achieved?
    Jan16

    What Has the US Leading the World from Behind Achieved?

    The last State of the Union address of the 44th US President Barack Hussein Obama was lackluster compared to the global hype that accompanied his election to the White House 7 years ago. Obama today seems crushed, admitting that the US has become more skeptical, divided and begrudged under his tenure, and expressing regret for failing to bring...

    Lifting of Iran sanctions is ‘a good day for the world’ | World news
    Jan16

    Lifting of Iran sanctions is ‘a good day for the world’ | World news

    The lifting of nuclear-related sanctions on Iran will be “a good day for the world”, its foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has said as leaders gather in Vienna to complete the agreement. “It’s a good day for the people of Iran … and also a good day for the region. The sanctions will be lifted today,” he said on Saturday after arriving...

    Conflict settlement in Ukraine named OSCE key task
    Jan16

    Conflict settlement in Ukraine named OSCE key task

    The Belarusian side is convinced that the road to stable and lasting peace lies through the full and good-faith fulfillment of the Minsk Agreements by all the parties. …read more Source:...