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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    NUSU FAINALI UEFA… HISTORIA YAIBEBA JUVE KWA MONACO
    May03

    NUSU FAINALI UEFA… HISTORIA YAIBEBA JUVE KWA MONACO

    MONACO, Ufaransa UKIZUBAA tu umeliwa. Nusu fainali ya kwanza ya michuano ya Ligi ya Mabingwa barani Ulaya kati ya miamba miwili ya jiji la Madrid, timu za Atletico na Real Madrid ilitarajiwa kupigwa jana usiku, ili kuianza safari ya kuelekea kwenye hatua ya fainali. Na leo usiku, kivumbi kingine kinatarajiwa kutimka pale katika dimba la Stade...

    Dutch sisters start rehearsals for Eurovision Song Contest
    May03

    Dutch sisters start rehearsals for Eurovision Song Contest

    The three Dutch sisters representing the Netherlands at next week’s Eurovision Song Contest have had their first rehearsal in Kiev… …read more Source:...

    Merkel rebukes Putin on gay rights in frosty Sochi meet
    May03

    Merkel rebukes Putin on gay rights in frosty Sochi meet

    Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Vladimir Putin insisted Tuesday that there was no alternative to a stalled Ukraine peace plan as they struggled to mask deep rifts during a first meeting in Russia since 2015. …read more Source: The Local...

    Trial Of RFE/RL Contributor To Continue In Crimea
    May03

    Trial Of RFE/RL Contributor To Continue In Crimea

    The trial of Mykola Semena, a Crimean journalist who is fighting what he says is a politically motivated separatism charge on the Russian-controlled peninsula, is due to resume on May 3 in the Crimean capital, Simferopol. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel and Putin discuss gay rights, Ukraine and Syria
    May03

    Merkel and Putin discuss gay rights, Ukraine and Syria

    Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel has suggested Russian President Vladimir Putin to prevent alleged gay persecution in Chechnya. In a joint press conference on Tuesday, May 2, after holding talks with Putin at the Russian presidential residence in Sochi, Merkel stated she had received “negative reports on the treatment of homosexuals,...

    Europe media independence faces rising threats: watchdog
    May03

    Europe media independence faces rising threats: watchdog

    Countries with well-funded public service broadcasters experience less rightwing extremism and corruption according to human rights commissioner Nils Muiznieks © AFP/File / Eleftherios ElisSTRASBOURG, France, May 3 – The Council of Europe added its voice Tuesday to global concern over press freedom, saying that European public broadcasters and...

    Differences overshadow Merkel, Putin talks
    May03

    Differences overshadow Merkel, Putin talks

    SOCHI: German Chancellor Angela Merkel, on a rare visit to Russia, said that Berlin and Moscow had to keep talking despite their disagreements, but those same differences overshadowed her talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday. At a news conference following a meeting in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, diverging positions...

    Let the press do its job
    May03

    Let the press do its job

    As a commu-nication for development professional, I have always had an interest in press freedom and freedom of expression. While surfing the internet recently, I made an amazing discovery: the Department of Films and Publications (DFP) in its website boasted to have documented the historic March 7 speech of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman....

    Uzbekistan manufactured 88 thousand cars in 2016
    May03

    Uzbekistan manufactured 88 thousand cars in 2016

    TASHKENT (TCA) — Uzbekistan is a leading manufacturer of passenger cars and commercial vehicles in the region of Central Asia, the Jahon information agency reported. In 2016, a total of 88.2 thousand cars, 3,420 ISUZU buses and trucks, and a thousand of MAN trucks went from the production lines of Uzbekistan’s automobile manufacturer JSC...

    UNESCO Labels Israel an “Occupying Power”
    May03

    UNESCO Labels Israel an “Occupying Power”

    UNESCO today voted in favor of a resolution which describes Israel as an “occupying power” and denies its sovereignty over occupied Jerusalem. Twenty-two countries voted in favor of the resolution which was submitted to UNESCO’s Executive Board by Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Qatar and Sudan. UNESCO passes resolution calling...