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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Portuguese coach makes headlines for dressing up as Zorro during press conference

    Portuguese manager Paulo Fonseca – the current coach of Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk – has made headlines for dressing up as fictional character Zorro during a Champions League post-match press conference yesterday (December 6). Fonseca had reporters in stitches after emerging with a black cape, mask and a top hat to fulfil a promise he had...

    MPs Urge UK Government to ‘Put a Cost’ on Israel Violations of International Law
    Dec08

    MPs Urge UK Government to ‘Put a Cost’ on Israel Violations of International Law

    MPs urged the UK government to “put a cost” on Israeli violations of international law in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) during a debate on home demolitions yesterday. The debate, which officially addressed “the effect of Israeli demolitions on Palestinian communities”, saw cross-party criticism of Israeli actions in the oPt, and...

    CSOs Concerned over Ukraine’s Decision to Deny Entry to Georgian Journalists
    Dec08

    CSOs Concerned over Ukraine’s Decision to Deny Entry to Georgian Journalists

    Journalists from Rustavi 2, TV Pirveli and the Public Broadcaster were refused entry into Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Rex Tillerson has told Russia that America will never overlook the annexation of Crimea or intrusion in eastern Ukraine
    Dec08

    Rex Tillerson has told Russia that America will never overlook the annexation of Crimea or intrusion in eastern Ukraine

    VIENNA — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Thursday that Ukraine was the sole sticking point keeping the United States and Russia from forging a closer relationship, suggesting that all other disputes were secondary. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Tillerson: Biggest Snag in U.S.-Russia Relations is Ukraine, Not Election Meddling
    Dec08

    Tillerson: Biggest Snag in U.S.-Russia Relations is Ukraine, Not Election Meddling

    U.S. ‘badly’ wants to mend fences with Moscow, Secretary of State Tillerson says. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Lavrov :Russia and US have many contradictions օn issues of Ukraine and Syria
    Dec08

    Lavrov :Russia and US have many contradictions օn issues of Ukraine and Syria

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Paul Manafort, Special Counsel Mueller tussle over Ukrainian op-ed
    Dec08

    Paul Manafort, Special Counsel Mueller tussle over Ukrainian op-ed

    (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort did not violate a court gag order when he helped edit an opinion piece about his political work in Ukraine, his defence lawyer Kevin Downing argued in a court filing on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine under pressure over corruption
    Dec08

    Ukraine under pressure over corruption

    Kiev: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is facing mounting pressure from the West for his failure to fight high-level corruption that helped drive pro-EU protests and topple a Russian-backed government in 2014. The fear in Brussels and Washington is that Kiev will follow the failed course of a similar revolution in 2004-2005 and dissolve into...

    FBI Says Its Support for Anti-corruption Unit Abides by Ukrainian Law
    Dec08

    FBI Says Its Support for Anti-corruption Unit Abides by Ukrainian Law

    The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is challenging suggestions of illegal conduct in an undercover sting operation targeting allegedly corrupt government officials in Kyiv, which the FBI conducte …read more Source: Big News...

    Tillerson Says the U.S. Will Never Accept Crimea Annexation
    Dec08

    Tillerson Says the U.S. Will Never Accept Crimea Annexation

    The American secretary of state and the Russian foreign minister traded barbs at a security conference in Vienna. …read more Source: The New York...