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    Seimas Speaker: cooperation with Germany crucial to Lithuania
    May29

    Seimas Speaker: cooperation with Germany crucial to Lithuania

    Speaker of the Seimas Loreta Grauziniene met with Norbert Lammert, President of the German Bundestag, and discussed bilateral cooperation, the Eastern Partnership programme, the situation in Ukraine ant the possibilities of deepening parliamentary relations between Lithuania and Germany, reports LETA/ELTA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Number of applications for Bulgarian origin certificates goes up
    May29

    Number of applications for Bulgarian origin certificates goes up

    So far there is no inflow of ethnic Bulgarians, who flee from Ukraine to Bulgaria, Deputy Premier Meglena Kuneva announced. There is a tendency for an increase of the number of applications for certifying Bulgarian origin. Last year their number was 1 526, while since the start of 2015 it reaches 1 242The state should take steps so that Bulgaria...

    Bomb damages sweet shop belonging to Ukraine president’s Roshen chain
    May29

    Bomb damages sweet shop belonging to Ukraine president’s Roshen chain

    KIEV (Reuters) – A bomb exploded outside a sweet shop in Kiev that is owned by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s Roshen chain, police said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Vladimir Katriuk, alleged Nazi war criminal, dies in Canada
    May29

    Vladimir Katriuk, alleged Nazi war criminal, dies in Canada

    Ukrainian-born beekeeper, who was charged with genocide in absentia by Russia for alleged involvement in 1943 Khatyn massacre, dies after long illnessThe second most wanted man on the Simon Wiesenthal Centre’s list of Nazi war criminals has died at 93 after a long illness, his lawyer has said.News of Vladimir Katriuk’shis death...

    U.S. Congressman: Belarus holds a crucially important position between the West and the East
    May29

    U.S. Congressman: Belarus holds a crucially important position between the West and the East

    It took the President of Belarus a lot of effort to bring the parties to the conflict in Ukraine to the negotiating table, Steve Pearce noted. …read more Source:...

    Riigikogu Speaker in Verkhovna Rada: supporting Ukraine is in the interests of the security of Europe
    May29

    Riigikogu Speaker in Verkhovna Rada: supporting Ukraine is in the interests of the security of Europe

    At the meeting with the Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, the Speaker of the Riigikogu, parliament of Estonia, Eiki Nestor stressed Estonia’s continuous commitment to supporting Ukraine and to cooperation in moving towards the European Union, reports BC the Riigikogu press service. …read...

    Is this the end for Belarus and Russia’s ‘brotherly love’?
    May29

    Is this the end for Belarus and Russia’s ‘brotherly love’?

    Left shaken by the Ukraine crisis, the Belarusian president has started looking for new allies in Europe. Mikalai Anishchanka reportsThe speed with which the Kremlin has become hostile towards its neighbour Ukraine has left many in Belarus fearful of Russian aggression, or even an incursion across their own border.Throughout his 21-year rule...

    Blast Rocks Ukraine President’s Confectionery Chain Store
    May29

    Blast Rocks Ukraine President’s Confectionery Chain Store

    A blast occurred late on Thursday in a Kiev store of Roshen, a confectionery chain owned by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, police say.No-one was injured after a bomb went off in the store at about 23:00 local time.An improvised explosive device was used in the attack, Oleksandr Tereshchuk, who heads the Kiev police department, is quoted by...

    Putin builds new bases to fight covert Ukraine war
    May28

    Putin builds new bases to fight covert Ukraine war

    Newly built military training camps close to the Ukrainian border have become launchpads for Russia to wage covert war against… …read more Source: The...

    In defense of Tony Blair
    May28

    In defense of Tony Blair

    LONDON — You don’t have to be a devoted fan of Tony Blair to see that the mockery he has received concerning his resignation as Middle East peace envoy is unfair. Much of the criticism he received during his eight years as Special Envoy for the International Quartet (comprising the US, the UN, the EU, and Russia) was disingenuous and...

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