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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Fake Words
    Apr17

    Fake Words

    We hear a lot about Fake News. Fake Words have been around even longer, but are less publicly celebrated. Yet they matter at least as much as “Alternative Facts”—or maybe more, as they are often written or said unconsciously. A set of them is regularly used in and about Russia.The experienced Australian analyst John Besemeres has described a...

    Two ex-Obama officials skewer their former boss: His inaction ‘left a more dangerous world’
    Apr17

    Two ex-Obama officials skewer their former boss: His inaction ‘left a more dangerous world’

    Two men who served as top foreign policy advisers to former President Barack Obama are speaking out against their former boss, who they say made the world a “more dangerous” place. Barry Pavel, who sat on Obama’s national security council from 2008 to 2010 as senior director for defense policy and strategy, told Fox News recently that...

    Azerbaijani jazz musicians to perform in Ukraine
    Apr17

    Azerbaijani jazz musicians to perform in Ukraine

    Azerbaijani jazz musicians Rain Sultanov and Isfar Sarabsky will give a concert in Ukraine. The concert will be held at the Music Academy in Dnipro on May 28 …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    UN court to rule on Ukraine’s case vs Russia
    Apr17

    UN court to rule on Ukraine’s case vs Russia

    THE HAGUE: In a key moment for the Ukrainian crisis, the UN’s highest court will rule Wednesday on a bid by Kiev to stop Russia allegedly pumping money, arms and troops into the country’s war-torn east. Three years into a bloody conflict that has claimed more than 10,000 lives, Ukraine is urging the International Court of Justice to...

    NATO’s Real Alliance Dilemma
    Apr17

    NATO’s Real Alliance Dilemma

    Ted Galen Carpenter Security, Europe NATO’s European members fret about Russia but don’t take the actions necessary to strengthen their militaries. NATO’s European members, especially the newest members in eastern Europe, incessantly fret about the threat that Vladimir Putin’s Russia poses to their countries and the...

    Pope Decries ‘Vile’ Attack On Syrians In Easter Address
    Apr17

    Pope Decries ‘Vile’ Attack On Syrians In Easter Address

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the “latest vile” attack on civilians in Syria. Both in his impromptu homily during Mass in St. Peter’s Square and later in his formal “Urbi et Orbi” Easter message...

    Fewer Ukrainians coming to Belarus now
    Apr17

    Fewer Ukrainians coming to Belarus now

    The official said that the authorities now monitor the number of incoming Ukrainians on a monthly basis instead of a daily basis. While the numbers have dropped, Ukrainian citizens still keep coming. In the last three years Belarus welcomed 160,000 people from Ukraine, including those, who stayed temporarily. …read more Source:...

    Court to rule on Ukraine vs Russia
    Apr17

    Court to rule on Ukraine vs Russia

    …read more Source: The...

    On Easter, Pope denounces ‘oppressive regimes’ but urges restraint
    Apr17

    On Easter, Pope denounces ‘oppressive regimes’ but urges restraint

    Pope Francis denounced “oppressive regimes” in his Easter message on Sunday but in an apparent call for restraint urged world leaders to prevent the spread of conflicts, as tensions rose in North Korea and Syria., Francis, marking the fifth Easter season of his pontificate, said Mass before tens of thousands of people under...

    Moscow Launches Criminal Case Over Kiev Abducting Russian Volunteers in Donbass
    Apr17

    Moscow Launches Criminal Case Over Kiev Abducting Russian Volunteers in Donbass

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A criminal case has been launched into the 2014-2015 abductions by Ukrainian law enforcement agencies of Russian citizens in southeastern Ukraine, the Russian Investigative Committee said Monday. “A criminal case was opened on the basis of the crimes specified by Article 126 of the Russian Criminal Case (abduction),”...