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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Armenian chess players pursue Magnus Carlsen
    Sep29

    Armenian chess players pursue Magnus Carlsen

    Magnus Carlsen, World Chess Champion, continues to be confident in the big tournament on the island of Man. In the sixth round, the Norwegian grand-master defeated Ukrainian Pavel Elyanov with black figures, with whom he shared the first and second places. Magnus Carlsen earned 5.5 points and became the sole leader in the tournament. Indian...

    Russia detains two alleged spies for Ukraine in Crimea
    Sep29

    Russia detains two alleged spies for Ukraine in Crimea

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    U.S. Confirms Ambassador to Moscow at Crucial Time
    Sep29

    U.S. Confirms Ambassador to Moscow at Crucial Time

    The U.S. Senate has confirmed Jon Huntsman as the new U.S. ambassador to Russia, filling a void at a critical tie in U.S.-Russian relations. Huntsman is a former governor of the U.S. state of Utah who previously served as ambassador to Singapore and China. The confirmation was unanimous and swift, with Democrats and Republicans joining in a rare...

    Israel-Russia trade leaps by 25%
    Sep29

    Israel-Russia trade leaps by 25%

    (JTA) — Amid tightening of economic cooperation between Russia and Israel, their trade has grown in 2017 by 25 percent, officials from both countries revealed. The increase in the first six months of 2017 was over approximately $380 million in trade exchanged hands between Russia and Israel in the corresponding period the previous year. Zeev...

    [Opinion] Ukraine should join central Europe trade club
    Sep29

    [Opinion] Ukraine should join central Europe trade club

    With eight EU alumni, the EU integration expertise of the Balkan states, and an HQ in Brussels, the Cefta club is the perfect incubator for Ukraine’s EU aspirations. …read more Source:...

    Europa League wrap: Olivier Giroud nets 100th goal in Arsenal win, Everton held at home
    Sep29

    Europa League wrap: Olivier Giroud nets 100th goal in Arsenal win, Everton held at home

    Arsenal led a list of nine clubs who grabbed a second win in as many games in the Europa League group phase as France striker Olivier Giroud scored his 100th goal for the club in a 4-2 win at BATE Borisov on Thursday. AC Milan, Braga, Dynamo Kiev, Lazio, Nice, Ostersund, Steaua Bucharest and Zenit St Petersburg also won again to add to their...

    Ukraine ammunition depot explodes into massive ball of flame, thousands evacuated
    Sep27

    Ukraine ammunition depot explodes into massive ball of flame, thousands evacuated

    The powerful explosions late Tuesday created massive fireballs that lit up the night sky. …read more Source: Global...

    Inspection launched at Rietumu Bank in relation to account associated with Donetsk People’s Republic
    Sep27

    Inspection launched at Rietumu Bank in relation to account associated with Donetsk People’s Republic

    Finance Capital and Market Commission has commenced an inspection at Rietumu Bank in relation to an account that was opened to gather finances for self-proclaimed Donets People’s Republic, as noted by FCMC Communications Department manager Laima Auza. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ammunition depot fire in Ukraine forces mass evacuations
    Sep27

    Ammunition depot fire in Ukraine forces mass evacuations

    At an army ammunition warehouse in central Ukraine, large explosions have taken place followed by a fire, due to which authorities sought to evacuate around 24 000 people. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    24,000 evacuated after massive explosion at Ukrainian ammunition depot
    Sep27

    24,000 evacuated after massive explosion at Ukrainian ammunition depot

    REUTERS/Gleb Garanich KIEV (Reuters) – Massive explosions and a blaze at a military ammunition depot in centralUkraine forced authorities to evacuate 24,000 people and close airspace over the region, officials said on Wednesday. The blasts occurred late on Tuesday at a military base near Kalynivka in the Vynnytsya region, 270 kilometers...