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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    NATO Chief: ‘Have to be Strong’ in Response to Russia But Dialogue Important
    Jun06

    NATO Chief: ‘Have to be Strong’ in Response to Russia But Dialogue Important

    The head of NATO says members of the alliance are united in their stance toward Russia in a way they have not been for many years. Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Monday in an interview with VOA’s Serbian Service that NATO is committed to stepping up its defense while at the same time continuing dialogue with Russia. “The dual...

    EXPO 2017:  The motto of the pavilion of Ukraine – Energy of creative people
    Jun06

    EXPO 2017: The motto of the pavilion of Ukraine – Energy of creative people

    The energy of creative people became Ukraine’s slogan which will represent the country’s achievements at Astana EXPO 2017. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Russian Fighter Jets in Crimea Make Emergency Training Flight
    Jun06

    Russian Fighter Jets in Crimea Make Emergency Training Flight

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The standby fighter jets of Russia’s Southern Military District carried out an emergency training flight in Crimea for checking the jets’ combat readiness, Astafiyev said. “The pair of Su-27 fighter jets on standby of the fourth formation of the air force and air defense of the Southern military district deployed in...

    Tennis: Murray, Wawrinka charge into French Open last eight
    Jun06

    Tennis: Murray, Wawrinka charge into French Open last eight

    PARIS (AFP) – Andy Murray racked up his 650th career win to reach the French Open quarter-finals Monday where he was joined by 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka.World number one 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...

    Bracing for Russian Military Exercise, Lithuania Puts Up Border Fence
    Jun06

    Bracing for Russian Military Exercise, Lithuania Puts Up Border Fence

    Lithuania has began constructing a two-meter-high wire fence along its border with the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad ahead of military exercises Moscow is planning to hold there in September. While the 45-km-long (30- mile) fence will provide little defense against a full-scale attack, it aims to prevent provocations and incidents, Lithuanian...

    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:...