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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Even direct costs of Putin’s aggression are unsustainable, says analyst
    Jun23

    Even direct costs of Putin’s aggression are unsustainable, says analyst

    The indirect costs of Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine and annexation of Crimea, as well as his military muscle-flexing elsewhere – which resulted in the isolation of Russia internationally and greater repression and human suffering domestically – are perhaps incalculable. But the direct costs for the military can be measured, and they...

    June 27, 1992
    Jun23

    June 27, 1992

    Twenty-five years ago, on June 27, 1992, 11,815 people gathered at Rutgers Stadium in Piscataway, N.J., to watch the first international game between the national teams of Ukraine and the United States of America. The 0-0 draw was deemed a triumph for Ukraine. “It was a tremendous, tremendous success for the Ukrainian team,” said Ukrainian […]...

    Russia’s aggression against Ukraine began in 1991, according to expert
    Jun23

    Russia’s aggression against Ukraine began in 1991, according to expert

    Moscow began its efforts to undermine Ukraine, not in 2013 in reaction to the Maidan, as many encouraged by Russia believe, but already in 1991, Kyiv military expert Nikolay Sungurovsky says. And those efforts began because Moscow feared that “a successful Ukraine would threaten the territorial integrity of Russia.” “Russia reacted aggressively...

    How a US-Russia back channel came to life
    Jun23

    How a US-Russia back channel came to life

    The inscription etched on the wood paneling was almost mocking, given the terrible state of U.S-Russian relations: “That our two nations never again polarize,†it intoned. “A keystone to peace in the 21st century is positive relations between the United States and Russia.†But inside the Russian-American...

    Elina Svitolina: Injured player could miss Wimbledon
    Jun23

    Elina Svitolina: Injured player could miss Wimbledon

    The 22-year-old Ukrainian was clearly struggling as she slid to a 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 loss to a player ranked outside the top 100. World number five Elina Svitolina said she could miss Wimbledon with a heel injury, after slumping to a second-round defeat by qualifier Camila Giorgi in Birmingham on Thursday.The 22-year-old Ukrainian was clearly...

    Airfare of Buta Airways flights to start from 29 euro
    Jun23

    Airfare of Buta Airways flights to start from 29 euro

    Final minimum airfare for all destinations of Azerbaijan’s first low-cost airline – Buta Airways will be only 29 euros one way. At the first stage, the Airline will operate flights from Baku to Moscow (Vnukovo Airport), Antalya, Kazan, Mineralnye Vody, Kiev, …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Who is Felix Sater? Meet the shady Russian investor who may be a centerpiece of the investigation
    Jun23

    Who is Felix Sater? Meet the shady Russian investor who may be a centerpiece of the investigation

    Felix Sater; Donald Trump (Credit: Youtube/Felix Sater/Getty/Molly Riley) This is what happens when candidates aren’t fully vetted during their campaigns. We end up with a president like Donald Trump, who admittedly might have won the election anyway, even if he’d spilled the beans about the myriad skeletons in his closet. Trump was...

    Defense chief: Cooperation among NATO eastern flank nations critical
    Jun23

    Defense chief: Cooperation among NATO eastern flank nations critical

    During a meeting with colleagues from the Baltics, the Visegrád countries and Ukraine, Commander of the Estonian Defence Forces Gen. Riho Terras stressed the imortance of cooperation among countries located along NATO’s eastern flank. …read more Source:...

    Szijjarto: Minsk has become synonymous with hope for peace in Ukraine
    Jun23

    Szijjarto: Minsk has become synonymous with hope for peace in Ukraine

    In fact, Minsk has already become synonymous with the hope for peace in Ukraine. I think no other capital is mentioned as often when it comes to the relations between the Eastern and Western parts of Europe, the minister noted. …read more Source:...

    EU agrees to extend Russia economic sanctions
    Jun23

    EU agrees to extend Russia economic sanctions

    EU leaders agreed Thursday to roll over damaging economic sanctions against Russia for another six months because Moscow has failed to meet its Ukraine ceasefire commitments, EU president Donald Tusk said, AFP reports. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...