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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia jails another Ukrainian
    Dec15

    Russia jails another Ukrainian

    Verdict against Valentyn Vygovskiy, described in the media as a 32-year-old businessman, was swiftly condemned by Kyiv, with foreign ministry spokeswoman calling it ‘illegal’ …read more Source: World...

    Corruption allegations between top officials lead to brawl in front of Ukrainian president
    Dec15

    Corruption allegations between top officials lead to brawl in front of Ukrainian president

    Spokesman for Ukraine’s president has upbraided the country’s interior minister and the Odessa governor for a water-throwing and insult-laced clash …read more Source: The...

    British astronaut swaps family Christmas for space mission
    Dec15

    British astronaut swaps family Christmas for space mission

    (From left) Britain’s astronaut Tim Peake, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko and US astronaut Tim Kopra walk after their space suits were tested at the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome, prior to blasting off to the International Space Station (ISS), on December 15, 2015. Photo: AFP BAIKONUR, KAZAKHSTAN: Astronaut Timothy Peake, set to...

    John Kerry Lands In Moscow, Calls For ‘Real Progress’ On Syria And Ukraine
    Dec15

    John Kerry Lands In Moscow, Calls For ‘Real Progress’ On Syria And Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Moscow Tuesday and began talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov with an aim to restore stability in Syria and eastern Ukraine. Kerry, who is seeking to lay the groundwork for a fresh round of talks over a political transition in Syria, will also meet Russian President Vladimir Putin later...

    Syria Conflict: US, Russia Meet
    Dec15

    Syria Conflict: US, Russia Meet

    As the West seeks to find a solution to the crisis in Syria, the US Secretary of State, John Kerry has arrived in Moscow for talks to try to bridge gaps with Russia. He is due to have meetings with President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov on Monday. The US and Russia have long disagreed on what role Syrian President, Bashar...

    Kerry holds Syria, Ukraine crisis talks in Moscow
    Dec15

    Kerry holds Syria, Ukraine crisis talks in Moscow

    Secretary of State John Kerry held talks with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Moscow on Tuesday. …read more Source: USA...

    Kerry in Moscow to push Syria peace plan
    Dec15

    Kerry in Moscow to push Syria peace plan

    by Dave Clark Moscow, Russia | AFP — US Secretary of State John Kerry brought his campaign to end the Syrian civil war to Moscow on Tuesday, where a meeting with President Vladimir Putin could decide the fate of peace talks. Kerry first held talks with his usual sparring partner Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, but the success of his trip will...

    Kerry seeks common ground with Moscow on Syria, Ukraine
    Dec15

    Kerry seeks common ground with Moscow on Syria, Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Tuesday for the United States and Russia to find ‘common ground’ on contentious differences over ending Syria’s civil war and restoring stability in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia doubles power supplies to Crimea with second line launch
    Dec15

    Russia doubles power supplies to Crimea with second line launch

    Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw on Tuesday the launch of the second line of Russia’s power link to Crimea which will allow to double Russian power supplies to the peninsula to 400 megawatts. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia doubles power supplies to Crimea with second line launch
    Dec15

    Russia doubles power supplies to Crimea with second line launch

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw on Tuesday the launch of the second line of Russia’s power link to Crimea which will allow to double Russian power supplies to the peninsula to 400 megawatts. …read more Source:...