Ukraine

By IAfrica
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Jul 21st, 2014
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Binoy Kampmark Correspondent IT’S the sort of thing that would see any airline liquidate and vanish. Two lost aircraft in the course of months, one that has yet to be found, having veered off in a fit of perverse mindedness; another, shot down allegedly by militants in a contested area of a country w...
By IAfrica
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May 13th, 2014
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Vladmir Putin Mike Whitney “Let me repeat again, that in Russia’s view, the blame for the crisis in Ukraine lies with those who organised the coup d’etat in Kiev on February 22-23 … But whatever the case, we must look for a way to solve the situation as it is today …“And, as I said, […]...
By IAfrica
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Apr 19th, 2014
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Is there foreign policy principle justifying Uganda’s military intervention in South Sudan civil war and under whose authority could the exercise be carried out? By Kuajien Lual Wechtuor International law’s non-intervention doctrine has not only been a comprehensive but `the United Nations General As...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 14th, 2014
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The United States has always tried to do its best to weaken Russia. Driving a wedge between Russia and the European Union is a priority mission. But Crimea and Ukraine frustrate the plans. Entangled in the Ukrainian crisis, Europe starts to doubt the expediency of following the US policy and displays...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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Farouk Martins Aresa Africa fear remains the same: when elephants fight, it is the grass that suffers. President Obama handled Crimea better than his predecessors with economic sanctions against Russia. We just hope there will be no miscalculation when he is urged to arm Ukraine as they did in Libya ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 20th, 2014
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By Messay Kebede The West is deploring the referendum in Crimea and threatening to apply economic sanctions against Russia, believed to be the instigator of the unfolding Ukrainian crisis. Some Western politicians even go the extent of advocating direct military aid so that Ukraine can oppose militar...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 27th, 2013
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Four million people forced off their land by security forces while their homes and farms are sold to foreign investors ‘Mr O’ said by suing British Department for International Development he fights on behalf of Ethiopian people who are being relocated Questions raised about British role ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2012
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Ukrainian side Dynamo Kiev have taken Nigeria defender Taye Taiwo from AC Milan on a season-long loan. The 27-year-old joined Milan from Marseille last summer but struggled for a regular first-team place, spending the second half of the campaign on loan at Premier League club QPR. After being frozen ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 1st, 2012
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Arsenal and England star Jack Wilshere has been ruled out until September and will miss out on the start of the Premier League season as well as two World Cup qualifying games. The midfielder has been hailed as England’s midfield saviour but Wilshere will sit out of his country’s first two World Cup ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 25th, 2012
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Roy Hodgson admits Wayne Rooney failed to live up to the hype as England crashed out of Euro 2012 but insists the fitness of the striker was not an issue. Head coach Hodgson was aware of the pressure on Rooney to perform at his best after returning from a two-match ban for his sending off […]...