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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Nato backs Ukraine against Russian ‘aggression’
    Jul11

    Nato backs Ukraine against Russian ‘aggression’

    Kiev: Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg pledged support for Ukraine during a visit to Kiev on Monday, as the ex-Soviet republic battles a bloody insurgency by pro-Russian separatists in the east. More than 10,000 people have been killed since a Russian-backed rebellion against the pro-EU government in Kiev erupted in April 2014. Ukraine and the West...

    Ryanair cancels Ukraine plans amid row with Kiev airport
    Jul10

    Ryanair cancels Ukraine plans amid row with Kiev airport

    Irish airline had been planning to fly from Britain, Sweden and Holland to Ukraine …read more Source: The Irish...

    Siemens Says Delivery Of Gas Turbines To Crimea Breaches Deal, Sanctions
    Jul10

    Siemens Says Delivery Of Gas Turbines To Crimea Breaches Deal, Sanctions

    German industrial conglomerate Siemens says that two of its gas turbines originally destined for Russia had been diverted to Crimea without its knowledge. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US Deploys Advanced Anti-aircraft Missiles in Baltics For First Time
    Jul10

    US Deploys Advanced Anti-aircraft Missiles in Baltics For First Time

    The United States deployed a battery of Patriot long-range anti-aircraft missiles in Lithuania to be used in NATO war games Tuesday — the first time the advanced defense system has been brought to the Baltics where Russia has air superiority. The Patriot battery was brought to the Siauliai military airbase Monday, ahead of the Tobruk Legacy...

    Ukraine set to begin talks on joining NATO
    Jul10

    Ukraine set to begin talks on joining NATO

    Ukraine plans to begin discussions with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization in an effort to join the alliance, President Petro Poroshenko said Monday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ryanair cancels plans to fly to Ukraine
    Jul10

    Ryanair cancels plans to fly to Ukraine

    Irish low-cost airline Ryanair canceled plans to start flying to Ukraine, saying the main airport in Kiev had not honored terms agreed earlier this year. “Kiev airport has chosen to protect high fare airlines and deprive Ukrainian consumers/visitors access to Europe’s lowest air fares,” Ryanair said in a statement. According to the CEO of...

    Huckabee Sanders: Trump and Putin Discussed ‘Sanctions Specific to Election Meddling’
    Jul10

    Huckabee Sanders: Trump and Putin Discussed ‘Sanctions Specific to Election Meddling’

    White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed sanctions “related to election meddling” during their meeting last week, refuting a tweet by Trump a day earlier. Trump tweeted on Sunday that “sanctions were not discussed at my meeting with...

    There Are Too Many Strange Coincidences Surrounding Donald Jr.’s Russia Meeting to Ignore
    Jul10

    There Are Too Many Strange Coincidences Surrounding Donald Jr.’s Russia Meeting to Ignore

    The evidence is overwhelming that it changed the course of Trump’s campaign. Revelations about a meeting between top Trump campaign officials and a Russian attorney have thrown a new light on events that immediately followed that June 9, 2016 conversation.The Kremlin-linked attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya dangled damaging information about...

    Ostapenko makes quarters to keep double dream alive
    Jul10

    Ostapenko makes quarters to keep double dream alive

    Not even missing a succession of match points stopped Jelena Ostapenko swinging her racket with brutal intent. The French Open champion, who has shaken up women’s tennis with her high-risk game, passed up seven chances to finish off Wimbledon opponent Elina Svitolina, but rather than go into her shell she merely took her aggressive game up...

    You can’t ‘work’ with Putin. You can only isolate him.
    Jul10

    You can’t ‘work’ with Putin. You can only isolate him.

    A recent exclusive in the Washington Post exposes the fundamental error at the heart of the West’s policy towards Russia. Russia continues to divide Europe and the world into spheres of influence, through an active hybrid war which masterfully utilizes manipulation of the media, influencing politicians, economic blackmail and military...