: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukrainian president to ‘Post’: We do not allow Russia to affect our ties with Israel
    Dec23

    Ukrainian president to ‘Post’: We do not allow Russia to affect our ties with Israel

    Petro Poroshenko declines to comment on a statement by his Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, asserting that vandalism against Jewish sites were meant to “destabilize” Ukraine. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    US Foreign Aid Budget Targets Terrorism, Mideast Instability
    Dec23

    US Foreign Aid Budget Targets Terrorism, Mideast Instability

    The massive, year-end spending bill passed by Congress on Friday contains a boost for foreign aid, putting a strong focus on anti-terrorism efforts and addressing instability in the Middle East. It also aims to protect American diplomats and facilities abroad and to provide humanitarian assistance to those in need. Overall spending for State and...

    U.S. sanctions 34 individuals, entities over Ukraine crisis
    Dec23

    U.S. sanctions 34 individuals, entities over Ukraine crisis

    U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday imposed sanctions on 34 individuals and entities in an effort to maintain pressure on Russia over its action related to the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    The US military is alleging that ISIS is telling its fighters to pose as Iraqi soldiers and massacre civilians
    Dec23

    The US military is alleging that ISIS is telling its fighters to pose as Iraqi soldiers and massacre civilians

    Bilal Fawzi/APThe US military unveiled a document during a Pentagon press briefing on Tuesday that officials say shows the terrorist group ISIS instructing its fighters to pose as Iraqi military forces and to commit atrocities before fleeing the city of Fallujah. But some experts cast doubt the authenticity of the pamphlet, cautioning that it...

    U.S. Expands Sanctions Against Russia
    Dec23

    U.S. Expands Sanctions Against Russia

    The United States Treasury Department Tuesday imposed sanctions on 34 individuals and entities for previous sanctions evasion and other activities related to Russia’s involvement in Ukraine. The Treasury also announced that a number of majority-owned subsidiaries of Russian state banks, Sberbank and… …read more Source: The...

    Russia To Continue ‘Efforts’ To Normalize Ukraine Ties
    Dec23

    Russia To Continue ‘Efforts’ To Normalize Ukraine Ties

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has said Moscow “will continue making efforts” to resolve trade disputes with the European Union and Ukraine. “I think we will return to these issues more than once. W …read more Source: Big News...

    Whither the Russian Bear?
    Dec23

    Whither the Russian Bear?

    The Russian bear that is. Having spent roughly 20 years sulking in “hibernation” (and enjoying oil riches) following the 1989 implosion of the Soviet Union, Russian revanchism is now on center stage. It is not as if Russian President Vladimir Putin did nothing for the 15 years that he has been in power. But much of what he accomplished in making...

    Argentina’s Thiago Tirante wins Jr. Orange Bowl tennis title in boys’ 14-under division
    Dec22

    Argentina’s Thiago Tirante wins Jr. Orange Bowl tennis title in boys’ 14-under division

    Argentina’s Thiago Tirante wins Boys 14s titleUkraine girls sweep 14-Under and 12-Under titlesCoco Gauff makes furious comeback for third place in 12s … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    U.S. Sends Putin A Reminder to Stop Meddling In Ukraine
    Dec22

    U.S. Sends Putin A Reminder to Stop Meddling In Ukraine

    The U.S. slapped additional penalties on Russia for its continuing actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Pressuring Russia, U.S. Imposes 34 Ukraine-Related Sanctions
    Dec22

    Pressuring Russia, U.S. Imposes 34 Ukraine-Related Sanctions

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on 34 individuals and entities as part of its efforts to pressure Russia for its intervention in Ukraine, the U.S. Treasury Department said. “Today’s steps support the U.S. commitment to seek a diplomatic resolution to the crisis in Ukraine by maintaining our...