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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Weekly Digest of Central Asia
    Dec25

    Weekly Digest of Central Asia

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Publisher’s note: Central Asia is an important geopolitical area between Europe, Russia and China. It is in Central Asia that world powers have confronted each other for centuries; it is here that China needs to succeed with its new Silk Road Belt for direct access to the Western markets; and it is here that a large...

    Ukraine rebels agree to new indefinite truce
    Dec25

    Ukraine rebels agree to new indefinite truce

    KIEV: A top Ukrainian insurgent has said the rebels had agreed to an indefinite ceasefire negotiated by Moscow and Kiev that would go into effect this weekend. The latest truce was hammered out with the help of European monitors and came after a surge in fighting that claimed the lives of eight Ukrainian soldiers this week. Russia denies backing...

    Germany hunts attacker’s accomplices, arrests in Tunisia
    Dec25

    Germany hunts attacker’s accomplices, arrests in Tunisia

    BERLIN (AFP) – Germany on Saturday hunted for possible accomplices of Anis Amri, the suspected Berlin truck attacker who was gunned down by Italian police, as Tunisia announced it had arrested his nephew.Tunisias interior ministry said the nephew and two other suspected jihadists, aged between 18 and 27, were detained on Friday and were...

    Netanyahu doesn’t want Ukranian PM in Israel
    Dec24

    Netanyahu doesn’t want Ukranian PM in Israel

    Netanyahu cancels Ukrainian PM’s vsit to Israel over Security Council vote. …read more Source: Arutz...

    PM cancels visit of Ukrainian PM after Kiev supports anti-settlements resolution
    Dec24

    PM cancels visit of Ukrainian PM after Kiev supports anti-settlements resolution

    Volodymyr Groysman, who became Ukraine’s first Jewish prime minister earlier this year, was scheduled to arrive in Israel on Tuesday for a two-day visit …read more Source: The Times of...

    Gingrich pokes Russia for hypocrisy on 'occupied lands'
    Dec24

    Gingrich pokes Russia for hypocrisy on 'occupied lands'

    Former Speaker Newt Gingrich on Saturday prodded Russia over its support of a United Nations resolution condemning Israeli settlements. In a tweet, Gingrich compared the settlements to Russia’s occupation of Crimea and eastern Ukraine and… …read more Source: The...

    Fresh US sanctions aim to compensate for Washington’s failures in Syria: Moscow
    Dec24

    Fresh US sanctions aim to compensate for Washington’s failures in Syria: Moscow

    Moscow says the fresh US sanctions on Russia and Syria show Washington’s anger at its failures in Syria. …read more Source:...

    Passers-by prevent woman from jumping off Kievyan Bridge in Yerevan
    Dec24

    Passers-by prevent woman from jumping off Kievyan Bridge in Yerevan

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Czech, Israeli, Italian, Polish and Ukrainian Citizens Were Among Victims of Berlin Attack
    Dec24

    Czech, Israeli, Italian, Polish and Ukrainian Citizens Were Among Victims of Berlin Attack

    The terrorist assault on a Christmas market in the German capital killed 12 people, most of whom have not been identified, and wounded 48 others. …read more Source: The New York...

    Kazakhstan said to weigh its biggest bank bailout since 2009
    Dec24

    Kazakhstan said to weigh its biggest bank bailout since 2009

    Kazakhstan has extended an emergency loan to the country’s biggest bank, the first step in what could be a rescue that may reach 1.5tn tenge ($4.5bn), according to people familiar with the plans.A bailout is among the alternatives under discussion between officials from Kazkommertsbank JSC and the central bank as Kazakhstan edges closer to...