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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Baltic states think Russia is laying the groundwork for looming ‘kinetic operations’
    Apr03

    Baltic states think Russia is laying the groundwork for looming ‘kinetic operations’

    Officials in Lithuania are sounding the alarm about suspected Russian information campaigns that are reminiscent of the lead up to the Crimean annexation. …read more Source: Business...

    3 Tiger Cubs Destined for Zoo in Syria Rescued in Lebanon
    Apr03

    3 Tiger Cubs Destined for Zoo in Syria Rescued in Lebanon

    BEIRUT – Three Siberian tiger cubs destined for a zoo in war-torn Syria were rescued by a Lebanese animal rights group after being trapped in an unmarked, maggot-infested crate in Beirut’s airport for almost a week. The tigers, which were being transported from Ukraine, arrived at the Beirut airport on March 7, inside a ventilated...

    IMF approves US$1 billion aid tranche for Ukraine – Ukraine president
    Apr03

    IMF approves US$1 billion aid tranche for Ukraine – Ukraine president

    The International Monetary Fund on Monday approved the payment of US$1 billion of new aid to Ukraine, its President Petro Poroshenko said on his official Facebook page. …read more Source: Channel...

    Social media groups encouraging teen suicides prompt panic in Russia
    Apr03

    Social media groups encouraging teen suicides prompt panic in Russia

    SAINT PETERSBURG: Chilling online “death groups” on popular social media that egg on teenagers to kill themselves are causing panic in Russia after a string of teen suicides. Hidden groups on social networking site VK, the Russian equivalent of Facebook, are reportedly controlled by “mentors” who incite their members to...

    IMF approves $1 billion aid tranche for Ukraine – Ukraine president
    Apr03

    IMF approves $1 billion aid tranche for Ukraine – Ukraine president

    KIEV (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund on Monday approved the payment of $1 billion of new aid to Ukraine, its President Petro Poroshenko said on his official Facebook page. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s AN-132D takes historic first flight
    Apr03

    Ukraine’s AN-132D takes historic first flight

    Ukraine’s defense industry marked a milestone after AN-132D, the first plane built without Russian components, took its first flight on Friday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Noam Chomsky: Why Donald Trump is pushing the doomsday clock to the brink of midnight
    Apr03

    Noam Chomsky: Why Donald Trump is pushing the doomsday clock to the brink of midnight

    (Credit: AP/Nader Daoud) The following is an transcript of a recent public interview at the University of Arizona with linguist and political commentator Noam Chomsky by Dr. David N. Gibbs. David Gibbs: The main issue on everyone’s minds is the inauguration of Donald Trump as president. The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has emphasized...

    Scores help reach out to elderly, needy Jews in Ukraine
    Apr03

    Scores help reach out to elderly, needy Jews in Ukraine

    The Jews of the former Soviet Union now observe Passover and focus on helping their fellow Jews. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Scores help reach out to elderly, needy Jews in Ukraine
    Apr03

    Scores help reach out to elderly, needy Jews in Ukraine

    The Jews of the former Soviet Union now observe Passover and focus on helping their fellow Jews. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    RFE/RL Contributor Mykola Semena’s Trial Resumes In Crimea
    Apr03

    RFE/RL Contributor Mykola Semena’s Trial Resumes In Crimea

    The trial of Crimean journalist Mykola Semena, an RFE/RL contributor who has been indicted on separatism-related charges by the Russian authorities controlling the peninsula, resumed on April 3 after a two-week adjournment. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...