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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Deadlock
    Dec14

    Deadlock

    In the midst of an unraveling international order, the Russian system of personalized power, an obsolete construct that has lost the ability to modernize itself, somehow manages to fight on. In its struggle for survival it pursues a strategy of simultaneously being “with the West, inside the West, and against the West.” Having previously...

    Belarus 7th in BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon 2 relay
    Dec14

    Belarus 7th in BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon 2 relay

    The Italian team of Lisa Vittozzi, Karin Oberhofer, Federika Sanfilippo and Dorothea Wierer won in 1:05:32.6 with eight spare rounds. Germany was second a mere .2 seconds back with 7 spare rounds and no penalties. Ukraine finished third; 13.1 seconds back also with ten spare rounds. …read more Source:...

    Kerry heads to Moscow for tough Syria, Ukraine talks
    Dec14

    Kerry heads to Moscow for tough Syria, Ukraine talks

    PARIS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Russia for talks aimed at narrowing gaps with Russian leaders over a political …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Kerry heads to Moscow for tough Syria, Ukraine talks
    Dec14

    Kerry heads to Moscow for tough Syria, Ukraine talks

    PARIS (AP) ” U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Russia for talks aimed at narrowing gaps with Russian leaders over a political transition to end Syria’s civil war and restoring stability in restive eastern Ukraine.After… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Kerry Heads to Moscow for Tough Syria, Ukraine Talks
    Dec14

    Kerry Heads to Moscow for Tough Syria, Ukraine Talks

    Kerry heads to Moscow for tough talks on Syria and Ukraine with Russia’s Putin …read more Source: ABC...

    Champions League last 16 draw lines up mouth watering ties as Arsenal draw Barcelona.
    Dec14

    Champions League last 16 draw lines up mouth watering ties as Arsenal draw Barcelona.

    Monday, December 14, 2015- The wait is over. The Champions League last 16 draw has been concluded with a couple of mouth watering clashes being lined up.Top of the pick is obviously, Arsenal, who will have to overcome Barcelona across two legs in order to reach the quarter-finals of the elite club competition.Arsene Wenger’s charges have...

    Belavia: Belarus-Ukraine air passenger traffic continues to grow
    Dec14

    Belavia: Belarus-Ukraine air passenger traffic continues to grow

    As was reported, the passenger traffic on Minsk-Kiev routes started growing as from 25 October when Russia and Ukraine imposed a ban on air service. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine To Try In Absentia Self-Appointed ‘President Of Southeastern Ukraine’
    Dec14

    Ukraine To Try In Absentia Self-Appointed ‘President Of Southeastern Ukraine’

    Ukrainian officials say that a man who has proclaimed himself to be “president of Southeastern Ukraine” will be tried in absentia in Ukraine’s eastern city of Kharkiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Prime Minister of Ukraine was crotch-lifted from his podium in an epic parliamentary brawl
    Dec14

    The Prime Minister of Ukraine was crotch-lifted from his podium in an epic parliamentary brawl

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk was pulled from his podium during Friday’s parliamentary proceedings and hoisted up by his crotch by a member of an opposition faction. This prompted a very physical brawl that would last for several minutes as more and more lawmakers got involved in the scuffle. On Friday Yatseniuk was defending...

    Russia Military Spending 2016: Navy, Air Force To Modernize, Expand, Kremlin Says
    Dec14

    Russia Military Spending 2016: Navy, Air Force To Modernize, Expand, Kremlin Says

    The Kremlin announced Monday it would purchase 200 planes and helicopters as well as up to 30 ships and submarines annually to modernize its armed forces, amid high tensions between Ankara and Moscow following a Russian destroyer firing warning shots at a Turkish ship in the Aegean Sea over the weekend. The announcement comes as Russia’s...