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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    US condemns deadliest day of violence in Ukraine this year
    Jul20

    US condemns deadliest day of violence in Ukraine this year

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    Navalny Takes On Ex-Commander Of Russia-Backed Separatists
    Jul20

    Navalny Takes On Ex-Commander Of Russia-Backed Separatists

    Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny is debating a prominent former commander with Russia-backed separatists in Ukraine, an event that stoked widespread discussion and criticism among political players and watchers after it was announced last week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarus president arrives in Ukraine on official visit
    Jul20

    Belarus president arrives in Ukraine on official visit

    On 21 July Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko is expected to meet with Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko. One-on-one negotiations will be held as well as expanded-participation talks. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine reports 9 soldiers killed in east in rebel fighting
    Jul20

    Ukraine reports 9 soldiers killed in east in rebel fighting

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    Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations
    Jul20

    Treasury Department Fines Exxon Mobil for Russia Sanctions Violations

    The U.S. Treasury Department has fined Exxon Mobil Corporation $2 million for violating Russia sanctions related to Ukraine, while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was CEO of the global oil and gas conglomerate. The department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control imposed the civil penalty after concluding Exxon Mobil did not voluntarily...

    ExxonMobil fined by US for Ukraine sanctions violations
    Jul20

    ExxonMobil fined by US for Ukraine sanctions violations

    The oil giant must pay $2m for engaging with Russia despite US sanctions on that country over Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Belarusian Amkodor to rack up vehicle sales in Ukraine
    Jul20

    Belarusian Amkodor to rack up vehicle sales in Ukraine

    In his words, the company intends to achieve ambitious goals in Ukraine in the future. “We intend to double our trade volume this year. Next year we intend to triple and quadruple it,” stated Valery Ivankovich. …read more Source:...

    Anything They Can Do, Trump Can Do Better
    Jul20

    Anything They Can Do, Trump Can Do Better

    The transcript of Donald Trump’s interview yesterday with the New York Times runs over 7,000 words. But you can boil down its essence to two words: I’m better. No matter what the subject, Trump finds someone to compare himself to. And in every comparison, he comes out the winner.The Times reporters start the interview by asking Trump...

    Israeli blogger sentenced to 3 years in prison in Azerbaijan
    Jul20

    Israeli blogger sentenced to 3 years in prison in Azerbaijan

    JERUSALEM (JTA) — An Israeli blogger who also holds Russian and Ukrainian citizenship was sentenced to three years in prison in Azerbaijan for illegally entering Nagorno-Karabakh, which is disputed territory with Armenia. Alexander Lapshin, 40, of Haifa, writes a Russian-language travel blog called Life Adventures that chronicles his trips to 122...

    Why Exxon Was Fined $2 Million
    Jul20

    Why Exxon Was Fined $2 Million

    The U.S. Treasury Department slapped a $2 million fine on Exxon Mobil for violating Russia-related sanctions in 2014 when Rex Tillerson, who is now the U.S. secretary of state, was the company’s CEO.At issue are the sanctions the U.S. imposed on Russia following its invasion in 2014 of Ukraine’s Crimea and an energy deal Exxon signed...