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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukrainian NGO Works to Stop Spread of HIV Among Sex Workers
    Jun06

    Ukrainian NGO Works to Stop Spread of HIV Among Sex Workers

    KYIV – During a recent visit to Kyiv, Michel Kazatchkine – the U.N. special envoy for HIV/AIDS in Eastern Europe and Central Asia – toured the Ukrainian capitals various harm-reduction programs, aim …read more Source: Big News...

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence
    Jun06

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Moscow court has convicted the director of a Ukrainian library of inciting ethnic hatred to Russians and imposed a four-year suspended sentence.Natalya Sharina was first detained in October 15 in the latest twist… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Matthew Fisher: Chrystia Freeland’s past prepares her to forge Canada’s foreign policy future
    Jun06

    Matthew Fisher: Chrystia Freeland’s past prepares her to forge Canada’s foreign policy future

    Kyiv, Ukraine — Chrystia Freeland’s journey from a rabble-rousing student intent on trying to help throw the Soviet Union out of Ukraine to becoming Canada’s foreign minister takes another turn Tuesday when she gives an address to Parliament that is being touted as an occasion that will shape the country’s foreign policy for...

    Murray, Wawrinka charge into French Open last eight
    Jun06

    Murray, Wawrinka charge into French Open last eight

    PARIS — Andy Murray racked up his 650th career win to reach the French Open quarterfinals Monday where he was joined by 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka. World No. 1 Murray, the runner-up in Paris to Novak Djokovic in 2016, brushed aside Karen Khachanov of Russia 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. However, instead of discussing the match in the traditional on-court TV...

    Across the frontlines in Eastern Ukraine
    Jun05

    Across the frontlines in Eastern Ukraine

    A survey taken on both sides of the Eastern Ukraine frontline has surprised researchers in Berlin. A reflection of the complex conflict landscape, the results contain messages for both Kyiv and Moscow. …read more Source:...

    I was ashamed over Miami behaviour, says Halep
    Jun05

    I was ashamed over Miami behaviour, says Halep

    Simona Halep admitted yesterday she was “ashamed” that her on-court behaviour prompted respected coach Darren Cahill to call a temporary halt to their partnership. Australian Cahill quit in frustration at the Romanian’s negative demeanour after she surrendered winning positions to Britain’s Johanna Konta in Miami in March. Cahill...

    In Kiev: Ukrainians bid last farewell to Greek Catholic leader
    Jun05

    In Kiev: Ukrainians bid last farewell to Greek Catholic leader

    Thousands of Ukrainians gathered in Kiev on Monday to bid a final farewell to the former leader of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Lubomyr Husar. Thousands of Ukrainians gathered in Kiev on Monday to bid a final farewell to the former leader of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Lubomyr Husar.Husar, who was also seen as a spiritual leader...

    Across the frontlines in Eastern Ukraine
    Jun05

    Across the frontlines in Eastern Ukraine

    A survey taken on both sides of the Eastern Ukraine frontline has surprised researchers in Berlin. A reflection of the complex conflict landscape, the results contain messages for both Kyiv and Moscow. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Biggest sandwich with salo made in Ukraine
    Jun05

    Biggest sandwich with salo made in Ukraine

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    After the Portland Train Stabbing, Scenes of Grief and Grievance
    Jun05

    After the Portland Train Stabbing, Scenes of Grief and Grievance

    The Hollywood Transit Center, in Portland, Oregon, was quiet on Sunday morning, but its concrete walkways were filled with words of love and grief. By twos and by threes, by bike and by foot, people arrived to leave flowers or messages of remembrance for Taliesin Namkai-Meche and Ricky Best, the two Portland men who, on May 26th, were fatally...