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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Problems Ahead as Europe Develops New Security Strategy
    Nov05

    Problems Ahead as Europe Develops New Security Strategy

    German Brigadier General Erich Vad, a security adviser to his country’s chancellor from 2007-13, is worried that Russia’s increasing willingness to project its power abroad could cause big problems for Europe. Divisions within the European Union and the shifting sands of global power have prompted the EU to re-assess its security...

    Putin accused of rebuilding Soviet empire
    Nov05

    Putin accused of rebuilding Soviet empire

    Vladimir Putin plans to rebuild a Soviet-style empire and must be thwarted by making Ukraine a bulwark against Kremlin expansionism,… …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law
    Nov05

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law

    The European Union said in 2010 that Ukrainians being allowed free travel depended in part on Kiev adding a clause to its Soviet-era labour code that would ban all forms of discrimination against gays at work. …read more Source: Channel...

    How Airlines Determine Which Conflict Zones Are Safe to Fly Over
    Nov05

    How Airlines Determine Which Conflict Zones Are Safe to Fly Over

    A slew of international airlines have stopped flying over the Sinai Peninsula this week in response to the mysterious crash of a Russian commercial jet with more than 200 people on board. It’s still not clear what might have caused the crash, though security officials in Britain and the U.S. have raised growing concerns that it was brought...

    Ukraine eschews visa-free EU travel by refusing to protect gay people in workplace
    Nov05

    Ukraine eschews visa-free EU travel by refusing to protect gay people in workplace

    Parliament has blocked legislation banning discrimination at work that was condition set by European UnionUkraine’s parliament has on Thursday scuppered the country’s chances of visa-free travel to most EU nations by blocking legislation that would have banned discrimination against gay people in the workplace.The pro-EU leadership...

    Ukraine’s Armenian-Georgian Shield
    Nov05

    Ukraine’s Armenian-Georgian Shield

    In fact, more Georgian officials have appeared in Ukraine since Saakashvili’s appointment as governor of Odessa. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law (AFP)
    Nov05

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s parliament Thursday scuppered the ex-Soviet country’s chances of visa-free travel to most EU nations by blocking legislation that would have banned discrimination against gays in the workplace. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law
    Nov05

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law

    Only 117 lawmakers in the 450-seat parliament supported the changes demanded by Brussels …read more Source:...

    Baltics back Ukraine and blast Nord Stream 2 project
    Nov05

    Baltics back Ukraine and blast Nord Stream 2 project

    Prime Ministers of the three Baltic states gave staunch support to their Ukrainian counterpart Arseniy Yatsenuk in Riga Thursday and expressed severe doubts about the proposed Nord Stream 2 pipeline planned to run under the Baltic Sea. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine rebels complete small arms withdrawal (AFP)
    Nov05

    Ukraine rebels complete small arms withdrawal (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine’s pro-Russian insurgents said Thursday they had withdrawn all of their smaller weapons from a deadly buffer zone in the ex-Soviet state’s separatist east. …read more Source: The West...