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    Ukrainian oligarch under fire after night raid on state oil firm
    Mar20

    Ukrainian oligarch under fire after night raid on state oil firm

    KIEV (Reuters) – A raid by a group of armed men in combat fatigues on a state-owned oil company in the Ukrainian capital Kiev caused uproar in parliament on Friday and thrust banking billionaire Ihor Kolomoisky into the spotlight. …read more Source: The...

    Bulgaria gives green light to NATO command centre
    Mar20

    Bulgaria gives green light to NATO command centre

    SOFIA (AFP) – Bulgaria cleared the way Friday for a new NATO command centre in the former Warsaw Pact country to shore up the eastern flank of the alliance against Russian aggression.The centre is one of six being set up over the next year by the alliance alongside the creation of a rapid reaction force of 5,000 troops in response to...

    Eyeing Russia nervously, Poles enrol in volunteer militias
    Mar20

    Eyeing Russia nervously, Poles enrol in volunteer militias

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Spurred by the war in Ukraine, growing numbers of Poles are joining volunteer paramilitary groups to get basic military training and prepare to defend their homeland from what some see as a looming Russian invasion. …read more Source: The...

    Turkey offers Ukraine US$50 million loan – Ukraine’s Poroshenko
    Mar20

    Turkey offers Ukraine US$50 million loan – Ukraine’s Poroshenko

    Turkey has offered a US$50 million loan to Ukraine to help cover its budget deficit, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in a joint press conference with Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan. …read more Source: Channel...

    Dutch visit previously inaccessible MH17 Ukraine crash site
    Mar20

    Dutch visit previously inaccessible MH17 Ukraine crash site

    The wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 which was shot down over Ukraine in July 2014 is laid out in a hangar on Gilze-Rijen airbase, southern Netherlands -© ANP/AFP/File THE HAGUE: Dutch experts returned to war-ravaged Ukraine on Friday to probe the MH17 crash site, including visiting a location previously considered unsafe because of...

    EU's Tusk: increasingly hard to keep unity on Russia sanctions
    Mar20

    EU's Tusk: increasingly hard to keep unity on Russia sanctions

    WARSAW (Reuters) – European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday it was increasingly difficult to maintain a united European Union position on sanctions imposed on Russia over its involvement in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The...

    EU summit wraps up with talks on Libya, economy
    Mar20

    EU summit wraps up with talks on Libya, economy

    BRUSSELS: (AP) – European Union heads of state and government spent the final day of their spring summit focused on the situation in Libya and on ways to boost the blocs economy.ECONOMY: Leaders backed a plan by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to spur investment. They also affirmed a target of the end of the year to...

    Turkey offers Ukraine $50 milllion loan to cover budget deficit
    Mar20

    Turkey offers Ukraine $50 milllion loan to cover budget deficit

    Turkey has offered a $50 million loan to Ukraine to help cover its budget deficit, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in a joint press conference with Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan. “I’m grateful to Erdogan for the decision to offer a loan of $50 million towards covering the budget deficit,” Poroshenko said following...

    Turkey offers Ukraine $50 million loan – Ukraine's Poroshenko
    Mar20

    Turkey offers Ukraine $50 million loan – Ukraine's Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Turkey has offered a $50 million loan to Ukraine to help cover its budget deficit, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in a joint press conference with Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan. …read more Source: The...

    One civilian killed in rebel attack in east Ukrainian town – regional police
    Mar20

    One civilian killed in rebel attack in east Ukrainian town – regional police

    KIEV (Reuters) – One civilian was killed on Friday in an attack by pro-Russian separatist rebels in the government-controlled town of Avdiyivka in east Ukraine despite a ceasefire deal, Ukrainian regional police said. …read more Source: The...

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