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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Progress made in Ukraine peace talks: Europe FMs
    Sep13

    Progress made in Ukraine peace talks: Europe FMs

    The foreign ministers of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France say they have made progress in their talks over the peace process in eastern Ukraine. The negotiations that managed to resolve some contentious issues in the Ukrainian crisis to some extent were held on Saturday in the German capital city of Berlin to pave the way for a summit in France...

    Turkey neighboring three regions in crisis, chief of staff says
    Sep13

    Turkey neighboring three regions in crisis, chief of staff says

    Chief of General Staff Hulusi Akar has said Turkey is the only NATO member country that is neighboring three crisis areas, namely Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, speaking at NATO’s Military Committee conference in Istanbul late on Sept. 12 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Moscow to continue Syria military support
    Sep13

    Moscow to continue Syria military support

    Russia will continue with military supplies to Syria, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was quoted as saying. ||| Moscow – Russia will continue with military supplies to Syria, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was quoted as saying by Russian news agencies on Sunday. Moscow has come under increased international pressure in recent days over what...

    Elton John wants gay rights talks with Putin
    Sep13

    Elton John wants gay rights talks with Putin

    London (AFP) – British pop star Elton John said he would like to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss the country’s attitude to gay rights.”I’d say, come on. Gay people are not the problem here,” the 68-year-old told BBC television in an interview released Saturday.In 2013, Putin signed off on a hugely...

    Russia’s Lavrov says Moscow to continue military support of Syria -reports
    Sep13

    Russia’s Lavrov says Moscow to continue military support of Syria -reports

    Russia will continue with military supplies to Syria, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was quoted as saying by Russian news agencies on Sunday. Moscow has come under increased international pressure in recent days over what Washington and Gulf states say is a Russian military build-up in Syria, where the Kremlin has been supporting President Bashar...

    An Estonian recipe for asylum reform
    Sep13

    An Estonian recipe for asylum reform

    TALINN — Europe is facing the biggest asylum crises since World War II, and it is here to stay. Finding a way out is not so much about fair burden-sharing, but about a political willingness to adjust the existing asylum system. It also demands a much more active and creative pursuit of a common foreign and security policy. None of the conflicts...

    Tortured in Donetsk
    Sep13

    Tortured in Donetsk

    A Jewish refugee recalls his journey from war-torn Ukraine to the Galilee. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Peace breaks out in east Ukraine, for now
    Sep13

    Peace breaks out in east Ukraine, for now

    Diplomats believe Moscow has abandoned thoughts of grabbing more territory …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine Peace Talks Make Significant Progress
    Sep13

    Ukraine Peace Talks Make Significant Progress

    A truce agreed between Kiev and rebel forces has hold for over 10 days. …read more Source:...

    ‘Progress made’ towards resolving Ukraine conflict
    Sep13

    ‘Progress made’ towards resolving Ukraine conflict

    German foreign minister says Russia, Ukraine and France agree that September 1 truce needs to be further consolidated. …read more Source: AL...