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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    News Analysis: Munich Security Conference — What’s In It For Moscow, Washington, and Europe?
    Feb16

    News Analysis: Munich Security Conference — What’s In It For Moscow, Washington, and Europe?

    When leading officials meet in the heart of Europe for a prominent annual piece of geopolitical theater, two key players will be offstage: Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump says White House ‘fine-tuned machine,’ despite turmoil
    Feb16

    Trump says White House ‘fine-tuned machine,’ despite turmoil

    By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and KEN THOMAS WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump mounted an aggressive defense of his young presidency Thursday, lambasting reports that his campaign advisers had inappropriate contact with Russian officials and vowing to crack down on the leaking of classified information. Nearly a month into his presidency, Trump insisted in...

    Ukraine is making progress against tough odds. It deserves US support.
    Feb16

    Ukraine is making progress against tough odds. It deserves US support.

    Building a democracy isn’t easy, even in the best of circumstances. As a diplomat for over 40 years, I have seen firsthand how difficult it has been for the countries of Central and Eastern Europe to overcome the legacy of Soviet authoritarianism,… …read more Source: The...

    Either Trump is lying about his campaign’s Russia ties or US spies are
    Feb16

    Either Trump is lying about his campaign’s Russia ties or US spies are

    In the midst of a rambling, angry press conference on Thursday afternoon, a reporter asked Trump for a “yes or no” answer on whether his campaign had any contact with Russia over the course of the election. Here’s what he said: How many times do I have to answer this question? Russia is a ruse. I have nothing to do with Russia. I...

    Dutch say Ukraine will renew search at MH17 crash site (AFP)
    Feb16

    Dutch say Ukraine will renew search at MH17 crash site (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Ukraine is expected to renew this spring its search for human remains at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, Dutch Security and Justice Minister Stef Blok said Thursday. …read more Source: The West...

    Prince Zeid warns against not punishing perpetrators of sexual violence in Ukraine
    Feb16

    Prince Zeid warns against not punishing perpetrators of sexual violence in Ukraine

    New York, Feb. …read more Source: Jordan News Agency...

    France: US position on Middle East peace ‘confused and worrying’
    Feb16

    France: US position on Middle East peace ‘confused and worrying’

    France considers the US position on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict “confused and worrying”, its foreign minister said today, reacting to US President Trump’s dropping of the America’s commitment to a two-state solution. Jean-Marc Ayrault met Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at a G20 meeting of foreign ministers in Bonn where he said...

    eNCA | Dutch say Ukraine will renew search at MH17 crash site
    Feb16

    eNCA | Dutch say Ukraine will renew search at MH17 crash site

    The passenger jet was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine in mid-2014 on a routine flight between Amsterdam and Kuala Lumpur. …read more Source:...

    Trump Bashes News Media, Defends Start of Administration
    Feb16

    Trump Bashes News Media, Defends Start of Administration

    President Donald Trump mounted a vigorous defense of his presidency Thursday, pushing back against media reports that his campaign advisers had inappropriate contact with Russian officials and vowing to crack down on the leaking of classified information. Nearly a month into his presidency, Trump said in a free-wheeling White House news...

    News24.com | Ukraine’s leader warns of power cuts
    Feb16

    News24.com | Ukraine’s leader warns of power cuts

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has warned that nationalist protesters blocking a railway to the coal-rich Russian-backed separatist east could cause power outages across the country. …read more Source:...