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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine says sealing border with Russia condition for peace
    Sep11

    Ukraine says sealing border with Russia condition for peace

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the withdrawal of Russian forces from the east and the sealing of the nation’s border with Russia are key conditions for peace in Ukraine. …read more Source: CNS...

    [Ticker] EU and Russia draft gas deal for Ukraine
    Sep11

    [Ticker] EU and Russia draft gas deal for Ukraine

    Talks between EU energy commissioner Sefcovic, Russian energy minister Novak, and Gazprom chief Miller in Vienna Friday created a “solid basis” for a deal with Ukraine, the EU said. Novak said EU will loan Ukraine $500mn to buy 2 billion cubic metres of gas, a figure still short of needs. …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] France may sell Mistrals to Egypt
    Sep11

    [Ticker] France may sell Mistrals to Egypt

    French security chief Louis Gautier told MPs Friday Canada, Egypt, India, and Singapore have expressed “serious” interest in buying the two “Mistral” warships which were due to go to Russia, AFP reports. He said France is paying €1.1bn to Russia for cancelling the deal, due to the Ukraine war. …read more Source:...

    Berlusconi, Putin meet in Crimea
    Sep11

    Berlusconi, Putin meet in Crimea

    Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi rubbed shoulders with Russian president Vladimir Putin at a Crimean war memorial. ||| Yalta – Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi rubbed shoulders with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday in Crimea, the most prominent Western politician to visit the Black Sea peninsula since...

    Ukraine moves to boot out Russian troops in fightback against Putin’s ‘imperialism’
    Sep11

    Ukraine moves to boot out Russian troops in fightback against Putin’s ‘imperialism’

    UKRAINIAN President Petro Poroshenko has demanded that Russia pull out thousands of its troops after warning of Putin’s “deadly new imperial ambitions”. …read more Source:...

    Italy’s Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea
    Sep11

    Italy’s Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea

    YALTA, Crimea (Reuters) – Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi became the most prominent Western politician to visit Russian-annexed Crimea when he strolled beside the Black Sea on Friday with Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...

    Italy’s Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea
    Sep11

    Italy’s Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea

    Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi became the most prominent Western politician to visit Russian-annexed Crimea when he strolled beside the Black Sea on Friday with Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Channel...

    How to say hello in 12 countries around the world
    Sep11

    How to say hello in 12 countries around the world

    Knowing how to greet someone when visiting another country can help you avoid an awkward encounter. From bowing in Japan to kissing on the cheek three times in the Ukraine, here is how you say hello in 12 countries around the world. France: Kiss on each cheek The common greeting in France is kissing on the cheek. Typically, it will be two kisses...

    Italy's Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea
    Sep11

    Italy's Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea

    YALTA, Crimea (Reuters) – Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi became the most prominent Western politician to visit Russian-annexed Crimea when he strolled beside the Black Sea on Friday with Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: The...

    Want to defeat Islamic State – then arm Syria, says Russia
    Sep11

    Want to defeat Islamic State – then arm Syria, says Russia

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday called on world powers to help arm the Syrian army, describing it as the most efficient force against the Islamic State group, the Associated Press writes. Here is the rest of the Associated Press article: The U.S. and NATO have raised concerns over Russia’s military buildup in Syria since...