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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Political analyst: Russia tested its weapons in Syria
    Mar18

    Political analyst: Russia tested its weapons in Syria

    Syria is of no value for Russia, says Director of the Caucasus Institute Alexander Iskandaryan. He adds that during this period Russia has fulfilled its tasks in Syria that is why Russia decided to pull part of its troops out of Syria. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Armen Navasardyan says Russia’s move was not unexpected for...

    Questions raised over Ukraine campaign cash; how much is being well spent?
    Mar18

    Questions raised over Ukraine campaign cash; how much is being well spent?

    Several of the Ukraine referendum publicity projects which won government funding have failed to materialise or appear to be a… …read more Source:...

    European Union: EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea
    Mar18

    European Union: EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea

    In a statement issued on the anniversary of Russia's formal absorption of Crimea into Russia, the EU also said it will maintain its sanctions that ban European companies from investing in Russian Black Sea oil and gas exploration. The European Union called on Friday for more countries to impose sanctions on Russia over Moscow’s...

    83.6% of Ukrainians hold a favorable opinion of Belarus
    Mar18

    83.6% of Ukrainians hold a favorable opinion of Belarus

    According to the survey, an overwhelming majority of the Ukrainians (83.6%) see Belarus in a positive light. Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has a 43.2% approval rating among the Ukrainians. The Belarusian leader is well ahead of Angela Merkel (33.0%) and Barack Obama (26.6%). …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Rebels say truce deal could take years to implement
    Mar18

    Ukraine: Rebels say truce deal could take years to implement

    An elderly woman pulls a barrow with humanitarian aid distribution by an EU humanitarian program in Semonovka, Eastern Ukraine, Thursday. (AP Photo) A rebel representative at peace talks for eastern Ukraine says the truce deal between the Ukrainian government and separatists could take years to be implemented. Fighting has subsided in eastern...

    EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea
    Mar18

    EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea

    The European Union called on Friday for more countries to impose sanctions on Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula two years ago, saying European governments were very worried about Moscow’s military build-up in the region. In a statement issued on the anniversary of Russia’s formal absorption of...

    Russian Syria withdrawal: Putin is the consummate political gambler
    Mar18

    Russian Syria withdrawal: Putin is the consummate political gambler

    Russian president, Vladimir Putin, is not an easy politician to read. He is willing to say one thing while his diplomats and military do another – as the long-running conflict in Ukraine has demonstrated. His statements are at the pinnacle of a Russian state propaganda machine shrouding any “truth” in layers of often deceptive assertions....

    Champions League draw: Man City face PSG, Atletico Madrid take on Barcelona
    Mar18

    Champions League draw: Man City face PSG, Atletico Madrid take on Barcelona

    Manchester City will face Paris Saint Germain in their first ever Champions League quarter-final after seeing off Dynamo Kiev. …read more Source:...

    EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea
    Mar18

    EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union called on Friday for more countries to impose sanctions on Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula two years ago, saying European governments were very worried about Moscow’s military build-up in the region. …read more Source:...

    EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea
    Mar18

    EU calls for more countries to impose sanctions over Crimea

    The European Union called on Friday for more countries to impose sanctions on Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula two years ago, saying European governments were very worried about Moscow’s military build-up in the region. …read more Source: Channel...