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    Russia interfering in French, German elections – U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee
    Mar30

    Russia interfering in French, German elections – U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee

    The American Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr warned Russia is ”actively involved” in the upcoming French and German elections, Politico.eu reported Thursday citing AFP. ”What … was a very covert effort [to interfere] in 2016 in the United States, is a very overt effort, as well as covert, in Germany and France,” he told a...

    Ukrainian President concerned over statements by some Hungary officials on creating autonomies in neighboring countries
    Mar30

    Ukrainian President concerned over statements by some Hungary officials on creating autonomies in neighboring countries

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, during the summit of the European People`s Party in Malta, held a meeting with Hungarian Prime Minister Victor Orban, expressing concern over the recent statements of certain Hungarian officials on the establishment of separate territorial autonomies in countries neighboring with Hungary, the president`s...

    MFA Russia elaborates on agenda of NATO-Russia Council
    Mar30

    MFA Russia elaborates on agenda of NATO-Russia Council

    ”Among the priority issues, which the Russian side plans to raise today, is predictability of military action, reducing the risks of escalation as a result of accidental military incidents, as well as regional matters. We will also raise the issue of building up NATO`s military presence and training activities along Russian borders,” she said....

    Kyiv court orders to reconsider Yuzgaz`s right to produce shale gas in Ukraine`s east
    Mar30

    Kyiv court orders to reconsider Yuzgaz`s right to produce shale gas in Ukraine`s east

    Kyiv`s district administrative court has rescinded the Ukrainian government`s decision to deny Dutch-registered Yuzgaz B.V. company`s right to acquire an investor`s 90% share under a production sharing agreement (PSA) on geological prospecting and development of the Yuzivska shale gas field in the country`s eastern Donetsk and Kharkiv regions....

    World Bank may consider new targeted financial support programs for Ukraine – WB vice president
    Mar30

    World Bank may consider new targeted financial support programs for Ukraine – WB vice president

    Vice President of the World Bank Kyle Peters says the institution is ready to consider the possibility of launching new targeted programs of financial support to Ukraine, the Cabinet of Ministers Secretariat told UNIAN following a meeting between Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman with Kyle Peters and Cyril Muller, who is also a Vice...

    Ukraine`s ambassador to Poland sees Russian hand in attack on consulate in Lutsk
    Mar30

    Ukraine`s ambassador to Poland sees Russian hand in attack on consulate in Lutsk

    Ukraine`s Ambassador to Poland Andriy Deshchytsia suspects Russia is certainly responsible for an attack on Poland`s Consulate General building in the Ukrainian city of Lutsk, according to RMF24. This is an attack on Poland`s Consulate General in Lutsk, but at the same time it is an attack on Polish-Ukrainian relations, which have been developing...

    Minsk talks: April 1 set as new deadline for Donbas truce
    Mar30

    Minsk talks: April 1 set as new deadline for Donbas truce

    The Trilateral Contact Group has agreed during a new round of the Minsk peace talks on Donbas that a full ceasefire will be declared from April 1, 2017, due to Orthodox Easter holidays, according to a Ukraine envoy`s spokesperson. ”The Trilateral Contact Group has welcomed the determination demonstrated by all the participants in the Minsk...

    European Broadcasting Union refutes reports on sanctions against Eurovision host Ukraine
    Mar30

    European Broadcasting Union refutes reports on sanctions against Eurovision host Ukraine

    The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has confirmed to Deutsche Welle the Swiss tabloid Blick has quoted Ingrid Deltenre correctly on the issue regarding Russia`s Eurovision entrant in the contest to be held in Kyiv, at the same time emphasizing that the organization cannot be responsible for other conclusions by the newspaper, in particular...

    Oleg Sentsov, Ukrainian writer and filmmaker, imprisoned in Russia, wins Freedom to Write Award
    Mar29

    Oleg Sentsov, Ukrainian writer and filmmaker, imprisoned in Russia, wins Freedom to Write Award

    PEN America, the membership association of prominent literary writers and editors, just awarded its Freedom to Write Award to the acclaimed Ukrainian writer and filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, imprisoned in Russia, according to The Washington Post. Sentsov, a filmmaker, has been an outspoken critic of Russia`s intervention in Ukraine. He joins...

    Trump tries to deflect Russia heat to Clinton
    Mar29

    Trump tries to deflect Russia heat to Clinton

    Since defeating Hillary Clinton in November, President Trump has not had a campaign rival to criticize. And without one, Trump can seem unmoored, particularly on Twitter, according to Yahoo News. On Tuesday night, for instance, Trump complained that the ”fake news” media has been focused on the multiple investigations into his campaign`s possible...

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