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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Report: Turkey Swapped Two Alleged Russian Spies For Crimean Tartar Leaders
    Nov30

    Report: Turkey Swapped Two Alleged Russian Spies For Crimean Tartar Leaders

    Turkish broadcaster Haberturk reports that Turkey has extradited two Russians accused of espionage in exchange for the release of two Crimean Tatar leaders jailed in Russia-occupied Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Congressional Radio-TV Gallery Pulls RT’s Accreditation After Network Registered as Foreign Agent
    Nov30

    Congressional Radio-TV Gallery Pulls RT’s Accreditation After Network Registered as Foreign Agent

    The Congressional Radio and TV Correspondents’ gallery announced Wednesday that it had voted to withdraw the news credentials for the Russian government-funded RT television network. Craig Caplan, chairman of the Executive Committee of the Congressional Radio and Television Correspondents’ Galleries, wrote in a letter that the...

    Poroshenko Signs Law Declaring December 25 Public Holiday

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a law declaring December 25 a public holiday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ashotyan assures Armenians to be deported from Europe alike, 60.000 Ukrainians already under deportation
    Nov28

    Ashotyan assures Armenians to be deported from Europe alike, 60.000 Ukrainians already under deportation

    “They say about Armenia-EU signed agreement – did you see, we did both and. I tell you with the highest responsibility – no both and has taken place. It could have happened if Armenia, being EAEU member, signed a Comprehensive … …read more Source:...

    A Mafia State Within a Totalitarian Society
    Nov28

    A Mafia State Within a Totalitarian Society

    It is a skill, actually, to make someone feel as though they are drowning in words. If you’ve ever read a transcript of a Donald Trump interview, you know what the experience is like. Next-level incoherence is disorienting—and can be oddly powerful.The American-Russian journalist Masha Gessen has thought a lot about Trump’s rambling...

    Ukraine ‘Extremely Concerned’ Council Of Europe Caving To Russian ‘Blackmail’
    Nov28

    Ukraine ‘Extremely Concerned’ Council Of Europe Caving To Russian ‘Blackmail’

    Ukrainian officials and politicians have reacted with alarm to reports that the Council of Europe is considering lifting sanctions imposed against Russia over its military intervention in Crimea out of fears that Moscow might otherwise leave the body. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Panel urges NATO to step up dialogue with China
    Nov28

    Panel urges NATO to step up dialogue with China

    NATO must adapt for futuristic warfare and seek partnerships with emerging powers, especially China, if the alliance hopes to respond to renewed threats from Russia and a fast-changing security landscape, according to a panel of military and diplomatic experts. In a detailed report published Monday, the experts, who were convened by...

    None of the many questions about Yemen really matter; the war just needs to end
    Nov28

    None of the many questions about Yemen really matter; the war just needs to end

    Truth is famously the first casualty of war. Misinformation aimed at discombobulating the enemy, military cover-ups of the cock-ups or cruelties by “friendly” troops and a decent dose of propaganda for the doubting public back home all have a role to play in successful warfare. Britain is not at war though, or at least not in Yemen. The conflict...

    Russia-US talks in Belgrade on Ukraine “accomplish nothing”
    Nov28

    Russia-US talks in Belgrade on Ukraine “accomplish nothing”

    US State Department’s special envoy for Ukraine Kurt Volker says his meetings in Belgrade with an envoy of Russia have produced no results.The Beta agency is reporting on Monday that Volker told “the international portal Politico” in an interview that his third face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin’s...

    Ukrainians will fix Ukraine, not Brussels
    Nov28

    Ukrainians will fix Ukraine, not Brussels

    Your recent article “How the EU broke Ukraine (with help from Russia)” (November 24) gets three things wrong about my country. First, its headline parrots the Russian propaganda trope that blames the European Union for the conflict in Ukraine by pushing the country to sign an association agreement. In fact, successive Ukrainian governments pushed...