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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine lawmaker seizes PM Yatseniuk in rowdy parliament scenes
    Dec11

    Ukraine lawmaker seizes PM Yatseniuk in rowdy parliament scenes

    KIEV (Reuters) – Fighting broke out in parliament among members of Ukraine’s ruling coalition on Friday after a member of President Petro Poroshenko’s bloc physically picked up Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk and pulled him from the podium. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian miners block border crossing with Poland
    Dec11

    Ukrainian miners block border crossing with Poland

    Ukrainian miners Friday blocked a border crossing with Poland, claiming they have not been paid wages in Ukraine. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Darth Lenin Comes to Odessa
    Dec11

    Darth Lenin Comes to Odessa

    For decades, a statue of Vladimir Lenin had stood in a square adjacent to a factory in Odessa. The sculpture’s days were numbered: In April 2015, Ukraine’s parliament passed a law banning the former Soviet republic’s remaining Communist monuments. But instead of dismantling the figure, the factory allowed artist Alexander Milov...

    Conference dedicated to history and culture of Ukrainian Armenians held in Kiev
    Dec11

    Conference dedicated to history and culture of Ukrainian Armenians held in Kiev

    A conference dedicated to the life, activity and history of Ukrainian Armenians was held in Kiev at the initiative of the Union of Armenians of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    WATCH: Ukrainian Prime Minister is pulled off podium by his CROTCH as he refuses to resign
    Dec11

    WATCH: Ukrainian Prime Minister is pulled off podium by his CROTCH as he refuses to resign

    DAVID Cameron be warned… this is how leading politicians are dealt with in one European country. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Meets All Criteria for Visa-free Regime with EU
    Dec11

    Ukraine Meets All Criteria for Visa-free Regime with EU

    Ukraine has fulfilled all the EU requirements for the introduction of a visa-free regime with the European Union. …read more Source:...

    Linkevicius to attend UN Security Council meeting on Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Dec11

    Linkevicius to attend UN Security Council meeting on Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    Lithuania’s Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius will attend a United Nations Security Council meeting about Ukraine in New York on Friday, De…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    President al-Assad: Russia’a policy is based on values and interests, the West is not serious in fighting terrorists
    Dec11

    President al-Assad: Russia’a policy is based on values and interests, the West is not serious in fighting terrorists

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad gave an interview to the Spanish EFE news agency in which he stressed that the Russians’ values and interests in their policy towards Syria are not in contradiction, noting that as long as the US is not serious in fighting the terrorists, the West won’t be serious. The following is the full...

    Ukraine Toxic Chemical Clean-up Under Investigation
    Dec11

    Ukraine Toxic Chemical Clean-up Under Investigation

    Between 2011 and 2013, an Israeli company called S.I. Group Consort Ltd. won a series of contracts worth more than 1 billion Ukrainian hryvnia (about US$ 125 million at the time) to clean up a hazardous waste sludge pit near the Carpathian Mountains in western Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia to stay in IMF despite ‘politicization’
    Dec11

    Russia to stay in IMF despite ‘politicization’

    Newest move on Ukraine draws a rare, virulent outburst from Moscow, which says it ‘seriously undermines’ its confidence in the IMF’s decisions …read more Source: World...