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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Slouching Toward Global Disaster
    Jan03

    Slouching Toward Global Disaster

    Photo by _Gavroche_ There are many disturbing signs that the West is creating conditions in the Middle East and Asia that could produce a wider war, most likely a new Cold War, containing, as well, menacing risks of World War III. The reckless confrontation with Russia along its borders, reinforced by provocative weapons deployments in several...

    Poland wants Britain’s help over NATO troops in Brexit talks
    Jan03

    Poland wants Britain’s help over NATO troops in Brexit talks

    By Wiktor Szary and Justyna Pawlak Poland could be open to compromise over British demands to limit the rights of European Union migrants if London helps it bolster the NATO presence in central Europe, Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski told Reuters. With hundreds of thousands of Poles living in Britain, Warsaw is one of the EU’s...

    Ukraine bans Russian foods as trade war escalates
    Jan03

    Ukraine bans Russian foods as trade war escalates

    Tit-for-tat move follows a Russian embargo on Ukrainian food in response to Kiev’s free-trade pact with the European Union …read more Source: The...

    In Wartime: Stories From Ukraine by Tim Judah review – humane and haunting
    Jan03

    In Wartime: Stories From Ukraine by Tim Judah review – humane and haunting

    Sensitive interviews with civilians, poets and political scientists shed new light on a bitter conflictWhile military matters in Syria have been distracting politicians and pundits alike, Tim Judah’s grim, timely salvo from Ukraine is a reminder that not every war has to revolve around the Middle East. Interviewing a wide range of people...

    Putin names United States among threats in new Russian security strategy
    Jan03

    Putin names United States among threats in new Russian security strategy

    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) chats with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin prior to a working session at the Group of 20 (G20) leaders summit in the Mediterranean resort city of Antalya, Turkey, November 16, 2015.REUTERS/KAYHAN OZER/POOL/FILES A new appraisal names the United States as one of the threats to Russia’s national...

    The pictures that marked the strongest “players” of 2015
    Jan03

    The pictures that marked the strongest “players” of 2015

    Some images that political leaders would like to forget, since they are shown in awkward moments. Angela Merkel’s selfie with refugees, Obama’s ice cream and FEMEN protester’s attack to Draghi are among the pictures of 2015. 1. The thong that attacked Draghi On April 22, 2015 a 22-year-old FEMEN protester caused panic attacking...

    Best of the NS in 2015: World
    Jan03

    Best of the NS in 2015: World

    Our best pieces from the past year. In this selection, our favourite writing about world affairs. Russia vs the west: the consequences of Putin’s invasion of Ukraine By Elizabeth Pond Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has destroyed the peace in Europe for a generation. What the west can learn from Japan’s “lost decades” By Roland...

    EU-Ukraine deal triggers new clashes
    Jan03

    EU-Ukraine deal triggers new clashes

    The European Union (EU) and Ukraine have started applying the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) from Friday which formed part of the Association Agreement signed in June 2014. …read more Source: The...

    Putin names U.S. among threats in new Russian security strategy
    Jan03

    Putin names U.S. among threats in new Russian security strategy

    Relations between Russia and the West reached a low after Russian forces annexed the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in March 2014 …read more Source: Al...

    World briefs: Ukraine bans food imports from Russia
    Jan03

    World briefs: Ukraine bans food imports from Russia

    MOSCOW — Ukraine says it will introduce a wide-ranging ban on food imports from Russia in a week, a response to Russia’s ban on food products from Ukraine. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...