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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Donald Trump praises Vladimir Putin after being asked about him killing journalists
    Dec18

    Donald Trump praises Vladimir Putin after being asked about him killing journalists

    MSNBC/screenshotDuring a Friday-morning interview with Donald Trump, MSNBC host Joe Scarborough was baffled by the Republican front-runner’s embrace of Russian President Vladimir Putin. “Sure, when people call you ‘brilliant’ it’s always good. Especially when the person heads up Russia,” Trump told co-host Mika...

    Ukraine says it will not make payment on $3 billion debt to Russia
    Dec18

    Ukraine says it will not make payment on $3 billion debt to Russia

    Russia says it is prepared to take legal action if payment is not made by the Sunday deadline …read more Source:...

    2 lakh people from Myanmar living in Bangladesh: UNHCR
    Dec18

    2 lakh people from Myanmar living in Bangladesh: UNHCR

    The number of people living in Bangladesh in a ‘refugee-like situation’ now stands at 200,000 who are originating from Myanmar, according to a new UNHCR report released on Friday. The government of Bangladesh, however, estimates the population to be between 300,000 and 500,000, said the UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, in its Mid-Year Trends...

    Poland is Grodno Oblast’s second biggest foreign economic partner
    Dec18

    Poland is Grodno Oblast’s second biggest foreign economic partner

    Grodno Oblast has been developing its ties with regions of many countries, including Russia, Ukraine, Slovakia, Lithuania, China. Poland is a priority country in the development of twin-town and interregional relations of Grodno Oblast. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Says It Won’t Repay Russian Debt Due by Weekend
    Dec18

    Ukraine Says It Won’t Repay Russian Debt Due by Weekend

    MOSCOW—Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said on Friday that his country won’t repay a $3 billion debt owed to Russia by this weekend after Moscow’s refusal to accept repayment terms already offered to other international creditors. The “moratorium” on outstanding debt repayments to Russia effectively means that Ukraine is...

    Czech police detain 8175 illegal foreigners this year
    Dec18

    Czech police detain 8175 illegal foreigners this year

    Prague – The Czech police detained 8175 foreigners illegally staying in the country from January to November, mostly from Syria (2013), Ukraine (1099), Afghanistan (576) and Kuwait (545), foreigner… …read more Source: České...

    Brussels gives green light to visa-free travels for Georgia, Ukraine
    Dec18

    Brussels gives green light to visa-free travels for Georgia, Ukraine

    Brussels will on December 18th officially announce that Ukraine and Georgia have fulfilled the requirements for visa-free travels to the European Union (EU), a Lithuanian diplomat said, cites LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine will not pay $3bn loan owed to Russia by deadline, says prime minister
    Dec18

    Ukraine will not pay $3bn loan owed to Russia by deadline, says prime minister

    Arseniy Yatsenyuk issues moratorium on outstanding debt saying Russia has not accepted repayment terms offered to other international creditorsArseniy Yatsenyuk, the Ukrainian prime minister, has said his country will not repay a $3bn (£2bn) debt owed to Russia by this weekend after Moscow refused to accept repayment terms already offered...

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, aapl, gsk, bmy, ms)
    Dec18

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell (spy, spx, qqq, dia, aapl, gsk, bmy, ms)

    Reuters/David MercadoHere is what you need to know. The Bank of Japan said its buying more ETFs. At Friday’s meeting, the Bank of Japan kept the size of its quantitative easing program unchanged at around ¥80 trillion per year, but said it would increase its ETF ad REIT purchases and extended the maturities on its bond purchases. The BOJ...

    Ukraine Imposes Moratorium On Repayment Of $3B Loan To Russia
    Dec18

    Ukraine Imposes Moratorium On Repayment Of $3B Loan To Russia

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Friday that his government is imposing a moratorium on the repayment of a $3 billion loan due to Russia this weekend. On Thursday, Ukraine announced that it cannot make the bond payment without violating a debt-restructuring deal with other international creditors. …read more Source:...