: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Asia

    Nato to deploy 4 ‘robust’ battalions in Baltics, Poland
    Jun13

    Nato to deploy 4 ‘robust’ battalions in Baltics, Poland

    BRUSSELS: Nato will deploy four international battalions to Poland and the three Baltic states as part of the wider pushback against Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, alliance head Jens Stoltenberg said Monday. “We will agree to deploy by rotation four robust multi-national battalions in the Baltic states and Poland,”...

    Germany defence must get better despite victory
    Jun13

    Germany defence must get better despite victory

    Germany may have won their opening Euro 2016 game against Ukraine 2-0 on Sunday, with talismanic captain Bastian Schweinsteiger scoring late, but the victory also highlighted the need for defensive repairs. …read more Source:...

    Brexit: Dutch PM Mark Rutte urges ‘seafaring’ UK to stay in EU
    Jun13

    Brexit: Dutch PM Mark Rutte urges ‘seafaring’ UK to stay in EU

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Monday he hoped British voters would decide in a June 23 referendum to stay in the EU, saying the bloc needed such a strategically important country with its strong trading and “seafaring” traditions. The chances that Britain will vote to leave the EU increased sharply on Monday to 36 percent,...

    Nervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter Russia
    Jun13

    Nervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter Russia

    Leaders in the Baltic countries and Poland fear the force NATO plans to deploy on their territory is too small and symbolic to deter an attack by Russia, whose 2014 annexation of Crimea is fresh in the memories of the former Soviet-bloc states. They will this week press other ministers of the western military alliance to help them build an air...

    In Georgia detained 178 kilo of heroin from Azerbaijan
    Jun13

    In Georgia detained 178 kilo of heroin from Azerbaijan

    Tbilisi/13.06.16/Turan: The Georgian officials revealed 178 kilo of heroin in a truck coming from Azerbaijan. According to the Customs Authority of Georgia, the drugs were hidden in a specially equipped place in a truck. The drugs were packed in 356 bricks. The cargo was going from Iran to the Netherlands through Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine....

    OSCE PA calls for confidence building-measures to avoid further hostilities in Karabakh conflict zone
    Jun13

    OSCE PA calls for confidence building-measures to avoid further hostilities in Karabakh conflict zone

    Pointing to a loss of trust between OSCE countries in recent years, the rapporteur of the Parliamentary Assembly’s political affairs and security committee, Margareta Cederfelt (MP, Sweden), has authored a report and draft resolution geared towards strengthening international dialogue and improving co-operation to meet common challenges...

    NATO to deploy 4 ‘robust’ battalions in Baltics, Poland
    Jun13

    NATO to deploy 4 ‘robust’ battalions in Baltics, Poland

    BRUSSELS – NATO will deploy four international battalions to Poland and the three Baltic states as part of the wider pushback against Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, alliance head Jens Stoltenberg said Monday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Football fans tried in France but Russian hooligans ‘evade arrest’
    Jun13

    Football fans tried in France but Russian hooligans ‘evade arrest’

    MARSEILLE, June 13, 2016 (AFP) – Ten men will be tried in France Monday over the violence between English and Russian football fans in Marseille, but prosecutors said 150 extremely well-trained Russian hooligans had evaded arrest.England captain Wayne Rooney and manager Roy Hodgson made a public appeal to England fans to behave after UEFA...

    Nervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter Russia
    Jun13

    Nervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter Russia

    VILNIUS (Reuters) – Leaders in the Baltic countries and Poland fear the force NATO plans to deploy on their territory is too small and symbolic to deter an attack by Russia, whose 2014 annexation of Crimea is fresh in the memories of the former Soviet-bloc states. …read more Source: The...

    Malaysia shuts down first sharia-compliant airline
    Jun13

    Malaysia shuts down first sharia-compliant airline

    KUALA LUMPUR: Rayani Air, Malaysia’s first Islamic-compliant airline, has been shut down, regulators said Monday, months after it was suspended from flying for breaching aviation regulations. The carrier launched only in December with Muslim flight crew wearing the hijab while non-Muslim members were forbidden from wearing revealing...

    Page 651 of 2511

    Pin It on Pinterest