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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Talent from Tbilisi
    Sep03

    Talent from Tbilisi

    KIEV — Everyone calls her “Eka,” and not merely because “Ekaterine Zguladze” is a helluva mouthful. The diminutive reflects the popular esteem in which Eka is held, as well as a certain giddy affection for this 37-year-old Georgian — a slender woman from Tbilisi in a sea of stolid Slavic men — who is the deputy minister for internal affairs of...

    Russia rejects French proposal to limit UN veto
    Sep03

    Russia rejects French proposal to limit UN veto

    UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – Russia on Wednesday dismissed as populist a French proposal to limit the use of the veto at the UN Security Council and said it would oppose it.France has launched an initiative to persuade the other four Security Council permanent members — Britain, China, Russia and the United States — to refrain from...

    U.S., EU Widen Sanctions On Russia
    Sep03

    U.S., EU Widen Sanctions On Russia

    The United States and the European Union are widening sanctions against dozens of Russians and Ukrainian individuals and entities with connections to Crimea’s annexation and the ongoing violence in ea …read more Source: Big News...

    WHO Reports Polio Cases In Ukraine
    Sep03

    WHO Reports Polio Cases In Ukraine

    The World Health Organization (WHO) says two cases of polio have been reported in Ukraine, the first such outbreak of the disease in Europe since 2010. In a statement on September 2, WHO said two chil …read more Source: Big News...

    Broken lavatories force Malaysia Airlines jet to land
    Sep03

    Broken lavatories force Malaysia Airlines jet to land

    Malaysia Airlines: A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 passenger aircraft makes its final approach for landing at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang on Aug. 20. (AFP/Mohd Rasfan)Malaysia Airlines said one of its jets made an unscheduled landing in India on Thursday due to broken lavatories while flying the same route as flight...

    Polio in Europe
    Sep03

    Polio in Europe

    GENEVA: Two children in southwestern Ukraine have been paralysed by polio, the first outbreak of the disease in Europe since 2010, the World Health Or …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine ceasefire undermined
    Sep03

    Ukraine ceasefire undermined

    KIEV: Several civilians were killed on Wednesday in eastern Ukraine, undermining fresh efforts to end continuing violence as the European Union extend …read more Source: The News...

    Broken lavatories force MAS flight MH19 to land in Chennai
    Sep03

    Broken lavatories force MAS flight MH19 to land in Chennai

    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines said one of its jets made an unscheduled landing in India on Thursday due to broken lavatories while flying the same route as flight MH17, which was shot down over Ukraine last year. …read more Source: New Straits...

    Ukrainian Pleads Not Guilty In $100 MIllion Insider Trading Case
    Sep03

    Ukrainian Pleads Not Guilty In $100 MIllion Insider Trading Case

    A Ukrainian man charged for his alleged role in a $100 million insider trading scheme that employed a Ukraine-based hacking network pleaded not guilty September 2. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Parties Say They Will Remain In Ukraine’s Governing Coalition
    Sep03

    Parties Say They Will Remain In Ukraine’s Governing Coalition

    Two parties in Ukraine’s governing coalition say that they won’t abandon the grouping despite a major dispute over a proposal to give more power to Ukraine’s regions, including the rebel-held east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...