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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Gold Sea
    Mar25

    The Gold Sea

    The Gold Sea, by Bohdan Ihor Antonych (1909-1937), translated from Ukrainian by Steve Komarnyckyj. The emissaries from the gold sea come in crimson rain Its stringed light sheers apart, the bee tribes madden, Their wings playing interwoven chords mist rears, And rain spurs its white horse into crimson berries. The emissaries speak of stars in an...

    Buffon reaches 1,000 as Italy, Spain cruise
    Mar25

    Buffon reaches 1,000 as Italy, Spain cruise

    Italy kept pace with Spain in European World Cup qualifying as goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon played his 1,000th professional match in a 2-0 victory over Albania on Friday. A first-half Daniele De Rossi penalty and late second from Ciro Immobile was enough to earn the Azzurri three points but they remain behind Spain on goal difference at the top of...

    Trump Administration Reviewing What Role US Nuclear Weapons Should Play 
    Mar25

    Trump Administration Reviewing What Role US Nuclear Weapons Should Play 

    The United Nations begins negotiations Monday on a legally binding treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons. This comes as the United States commences a review of what role its nuclear weapons should now play. “Shortly after taking office, the president directed a new Nuclear Posture Review to ensure that the United States nuclear deterrent is modern,...

    NATO Ministers Tentatively Plan Brussels Meeting With Tillerson
    Mar25

    NATO Ministers Tentatively Plan Brussels Meeting With Tillerson

    NATO diplomats say a meeting of alliance foreign ministers originally scheduled for April 5-6 is now tentatively planned for March 31, when U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will be in Brussels. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarusian railway timetable adjusted due to summer time switch in European Union, Ukraine
    Mar25

    Belarusian railway timetable adjusted due to summer time switch in European Union, Ukraine

    The timetable for international trains travelling between Belarus and Ukraine and Poland has been adjusted, too. Due to the adjusted international train timetable the timetable for some domestic trains has been adjusted as well. …read more Source:...

    The daredevils feeding a dangerous Russian craze
    Mar25

    The daredevils feeding a dangerous Russian craze

    A number of young Russians are making names for themselves by posting videos of life-threatening stunts online. What drives these extreme selfie daredevils? He’s got a camera strapped to his head and he teeters on the edge of the roof in a nine story apartment block in Siberia. “Are you filming?” he asks, as a friend hands him a...

    Coincidences Mount, as Another Putin Critic is Gunned Down in Kiev
    Mar25

    Coincidences Mount, as Another Putin Critic is Gunned Down in Kiev

    Ukrainian police experts examine the body of former Russian MP Denis Voronenkov after he was shot dead in the center of Kiev. – KIEV – An outspoken critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin was shot dead in broad daylight in Kiev Thursday, just two days after a lawyer for the family of a slain Russian whistleblower was injured in a mysterious...

    Russia’s state news service applies for White House pass
    Mar25

    Russia’s state news service applies for White House pass

    The Russian state-owned news website Sputnik has applied for a White House hard pass and is seeking membership in the White House Foreign Press Group in order to become a part of pool rotations. Sputnik, which Foreign Policy magazine described as the “BuzzFeed of propaganda,” would be part of a rotating group of roughly 22 overseas...

    Denis Voronenkov murder: Russia, Ukraine trade blame
    Mar25

    Denis Voronenkov murder: Russia, Ukraine trade blame

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    Putin’s desire for a new Russian empire won’t stop with Ukraine | Pavlo Klimkin
    Mar25

    Putin’s desire for a new Russian empire won’t stop with Ukraine | Pavlo Klimkin

    My country has suffered terribly from the Kremlin’s obsession with restoring Soviet hegemony. But the entire security of Europe and the west is at stake• A thousand miles from Moscow: how Putin forged his Russian heartland• Vladimir Putin has one reliable set of allies: Russia’s iron ladiesOver the past decade Europe has sleepwalked...