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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Bill Brownstein: Looking for art in unlikely places
    Nov04

    Bill Brownstein: Looking for art in unlikely places

    Nabil Mehchi and Frank Fiorito could have played it a lot safer. The Montreal-based creators of the five-part documentary series Interrupt This Program — which debuts Friday at 9 p.m. on CBC-TV — could have conducted their search for underground art scenes in relatively stable metropolises. Clearly, though, Mehchi and Fiorito like to live on the...

    Tourism movement to Egypt not affected by Russian plane crash: Tourism Authority head
    Nov04

    Tourism movement to Egypt not affected by Russian plane crash: Tourism Authority head

    Egypt’s Tourism Authority formed a crisis group to follow up on the effects of the Russian plane that crashed in Sinai on the tourism flow to Egypt, according to head of the authority Sami Mahmoud. Mahmoud said the Ministry of Tourism did not cancel Egypt’s promotional campaign, noting that it was delayed in six major countries –...

    Putin tops Forbes’ ‘Most Powerful People’ list for third year in a row
    Nov04

    Putin tops Forbes’ ‘Most Powerful People’ list for third year in a row

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is Forbes’ most powerful person in the world for the third year in a row. “Putin continues to prove he’s one of the few men in the world powerful enough to do what he wants –- and get away with it,” Forbes wrote in its justification for choosing the 63-year-old leader. See also: Russian...

    NATO tests its capabilities and wants Russia to take note
    Nov04

    NATO tests its capabilities and wants Russia to take note

    ZARAGOZA, Spain : NATO is putting on its most fearsome display of military might in over a decade, a choreographed large-scale movement of soldiers, ships and planes meant to hone and test its capabilities as well as transmit a clear signal to Russia and other real or possible foes. NATO is ready to rapidly deploy armed forces and we can do it on...

    EU’s Tusk says Russia does not abide by Minsk deal on Ukraine
    Nov04

    EU’s Tusk says Russia does not abide by Minsk deal on Ukraine

    Russia is not fully abiding by the terms of the Minsk peace deal for Ukraine and this will be taken into account by the European Union when it reviews its sanctions on Russia before the end of the year, the chairman of EU leaders said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    NATO tests its capabilities _ and wants Russia to take note
    Nov04

    NATO tests its capabilities _ and wants Russia to take note

    US navy helicopters fly over US Navy hovercraft during the NATO Trident Juncture exercise 2015 at Raposa Media beach in Pinheiro da Cruz, south of Lisbon, Oct. 20. (AP/Steven Governo)NATO is putting on its most fearsome display of military might in over a decade, a choreographed large-scale movement of soldiers, ships and planes meant to hone its...

    Russia does not respect Ukraine peace process, sanctions review to reflect that – EU’s Tusk
    Nov04

    Russia does not respect Ukraine peace process, sanctions review to reflect that – EU’s Tusk

    Russia is not fully abiding by the terms of the Minsk peace agreement for Ukraine and this will be taken into account by the European Union when it reviews its Russia sanctions before the end of the year, the chairman of EU leaders said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Weapons pullback in eastern Ukraine in jeopardy
    Nov04

    Weapons pullback in eastern Ukraine in jeopardy

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian government forces and Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country are threatening to stop the ongoing weapons withdrawal if their positions continue to come under attack.Olexander Turchynov, chairman of the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council, said in a statement on Wednesday that five troops have been...

    Russia does not respect Ukraine peace process, sanctions review to reflect that – EU's Tusk
    Nov04

    Russia does not respect Ukraine peace process, sanctions review to reflect that – EU's Tusk

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Russia is not fully abiding by the terms of the Minsk peace agreement for Ukraine and this will be taken into account by the European Union when it reviews its Russia sanctions before the end of the year, the chairman of EU leaders said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says could suspend arms withdrawals from east after rebel attacks
    Nov04

    Ukraine says could suspend arms withdrawals from east after rebel attacks

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government will stop withdrawing light weapons from the frontline of its war against separatists in the east if the pro-Russian rebels continue to violate a ceasefire, a senior security official said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...