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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine conflict: Evacuation planned in frontline town of Avdiivka
    Jan31

    Ukraine conflict: Evacuation planned in frontline town of Avdiivka

    Ukraine makes plans to move thousands of people amid an upsurge in fighting with pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source:...

    Clashes in Ukraine flashpoint town rage for third day (AFP)
    Jan31

    Clashes in Ukraine flashpoint town rage for third day (AFP)

    Avdiivka (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed rebels clashed heavily for a third straight day at a flashpoint town Tuesday, as thousands of locals remained without power after a deadly surge in fighting. …read more Source: The West...

    Eurovision 2017: Armenia drawn into first semi-final
    Jan31

    Eurovision 2017: Armenia drawn into first semi-final

    The Semi-Final Allocation Draw, to determine which country will participate in which Semi-Final of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest took place in host city Kyiv. During the ceremony, Mrs Eva-Louise Erlandsson Slorach, President of the City Council in Stockholm, handed over the Host City Insignia to Kyiv City Mayor Vitaliy Klychko. Previous...

    7 troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Jan31

    7 troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    MPs, minister prepare for emergency debate over US travel ban
    Jan31

    MPs, minister prepare for emergency debate over US travel ban

    After spending much of Monday in a collective state of shock and sorrow over the attack on a Quebec City mosque, MPs from all sides of the House will get the opportunity to publicly air their thoughts and concerns over another issue that has been topping the political headlines in recent days: the temporary but sweeping crackdown on international...

    Jens Stoltenberg: NATO, Trump both want dialogue with Russia, says alliance chief
    Jan31

    Jens Stoltenberg: NATO, Trump both want dialogue with Russia, says alliance chief

    US President Trump has badly rattled Europe with his softer line on Putin and Moscow. US President Donald Trump and NATO both agree on the need for dialogue with Russia from a position of strength, alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg said Tuesday.Trump has badly rattled Europe with his softer line on Moscow and by calling into question...

    East Ukraine Village in State of Emergency As Shelling Continues
    Jan31

    East Ukraine Village in State of Emergency As Shelling Continues

    Fighting flares in Avdiivka as electricity and water links fail for its trapped residents. …read more Source:...

    Kremlin accuses Kiev of undermining peace deal
    Jan31

    Kremlin accuses Kiev of undermining peace deal

    Russia accused Ukrainian-backed forces of undermining a peace deal by launching an attack over eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    The Morning Vertical, January 31, 2017
    Jan31

    The Morning Vertical, January 31, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    East Ukraine hit by bloodiest clashes since truce
    Jan31

    East Ukraine hit by bloodiest clashes since truce

    Fresh fighting took place in the town of Avdiivka on the outskirts of Ukraine’s eastern restive region of Donetsk on Tuesday, claiming the lives of seven Ukrainian soldiers. …read more Source:...