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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    As Russia threatens, Sweden ponders joining NATO
    Sep23

    As Russia threatens, Sweden ponders joining NATO

    SWEDEN’S Aurora-17 drill, which continues until the end of September, is the biggest war game that the supposedly neutral country has carried out for 23 years. Not only does it involve 19,000 of Sweden’s armed forces (about half of them), including its Home Guard, but also more than 1,500 troops from Finland, Denmark, Estonia, Latvia,...

    Putin wants to be Latin America’s new friend
    Sep23

    Putin wants to be Latin America’s new friend

    When United States President Donald Trump dines with Latin American presidents at Trump Tower in New York on Monday night, the conversation could be strained. For one, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, who’s chafed at Trump’s talk of walling the border and sending Mexico the bill, declined the invitation. Colombia’s Juan...

    Semena Says Verdict ‘Great Detriment To Russian Journalism’
    Sep23

    Semena Says Verdict ‘Great Detriment To Russian Journalism’

    A court in Russia-occupied Crimea found RFE/RL contributor Mykola Semena guilty on a charge of separatism and handed him a 2 1/2 year suspended sentence on September 22. According to the prosecutor, Semena had called for the violation of Russia’s territory integrity in his writing. Outside the court in Simferopol, Semena told RFE/RL’s...

    To US Pres. Trump: Declare Pres. Kiir an illegitimate president
    Sep23

    To US Pres. Trump: Declare Pres. Kiir an illegitimate president

    Tweet SEP/23/2017; Dear President Trump: We, the South Sudanese civil societies in diaspora, express our deep concern for the ongoing crisis in South Sudan and the continuing intentional displacement and bombardment of the civilian population that has caused severe famine and displacement of citizens in all regions of South Sudan: Pagak, Maiwut,...

    Washington events focus on Ukraine and the importance of U.S. support
    Sep23

    Washington events focus on Ukraine and the importance of U.S. support

    WASHINGTON – U.S. relations with and future support for Ukraine was the focus of two important gatherings in the nation’s capital held in recent days. The first, a massive reception held September 12 in the very spacious hall of the U.S. Institute of Peace, was hosted by the Embassy of Ukraine to mark the 26th anniversary of Ukraine’s...

    Beeline congratulated the thousandth client connected via online  channels
    Sep23

    Beeline congratulated the thousandth client connected via online  channels

    ArmInfo. The General Director of Beeline in Armenia, Andrey Pyatakhin, today congratulated the thousandth client, who joined the company’s services through online channels. The jubilee subscriber ordered a smartphone and a mobile communication number on the beeline.am website, which he personally received from the head of the company. As...

    To US Pres. Trump: Declare Pres. Kiir an illegitimate president
    Sep23

    To US Pres. Trump: Declare Pres. Kiir an illegitimate president

    Tweet SEP/23/2017; Dear President Trump: We, the South Sudanese civil societies in diaspora, express our deep concern for the ongoing crisis in South Sudan and the continuing intentional displacement and bombardment of the civilian population that has caused severe famine and displacement of citizens in all regions of South Sudan: Pagak, Maiwut,...

    Poland and Hungary stand united (except on Russia)
    Sep23

    Poland and Hungary stand united (except on Russia)

    BUDAPEST — Poland and Hungary are teaming up in their fight against Brussels, even though they are divided on how precisely to approach dealings with the EU and on other major foreign policy matters. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met Poland’s Beata Szydło in Warsaw on Friday, just ahead of a meeting of European affairs ministers on...

    Piotr Switalski: The potential of economic relations between Armenia  and the EU is far from being fully used 
    Sep23

    Piotr Switalski: The potential of economic relations between Armenia  and the EU is far from being fully used 

    ArmInfo. “Discussions began in the European Union that outline its future form, it is also important for Armenia,” the EU delegation to Armenia in Yerevan, Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Swatalski said on September 22 at the youth conference of the EU Model 2017 in Armenia. Switalski said that the relations...

    Pep Guardiola: League Cup is a waste of energy – Coach says
    Sep23

    Pep Guardiola: League Cup is a waste of energy – Coach says

    Pep Guardiola has called the League Cup "a waste of energy" as the Manchester City manager joined old rival Jose Mourinho in questioning the worth of the competition. Pep Guardiola has called the League Cup “a waste of energy” as the Manchester City manager joined old rival Jose Mourinho in questioning the worth of the...