: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Europe

  • EU (3,104)
    World war Obama
    Apr24

    World war Obama

    President Barack Obama’s expression of remorse on Thursday for the death of two hostages in a U.S. drone strike underscored one of the great frustrations of his presidency: His dream of extricating the U.S. from messy foreign conflicts remains just that. Obama pledged in his 2013 inaugural address that “a decade of war is now ending,” but...

    POLITICO Brussels Playbook — Greek heat — Migration omnishambles — European Divides — Schulz readies to replace Merkel
    Apr24

    POLITICO Brussels Playbook — Greek heat — Migration omnishambles — European Divides — Schulz readies to replace Merkel

    by Ryan Heath @PoliticoRyan | [email protected] MISSED THE POLITICO PRINT EDITION? HERE’S THE 32-PAGE PDF: http://bit.ly/1d3nWxh DRIVING THE DAY >>> WILL WE EVER SEE PROGRESS ON GREECE? WHY DOES TODAY MATTER? BEGINNING OF THE LAST CHANCE SALOON: The new left-wing Greek government was supposed to present detailed reform plans today...

    Dutch expert fired after showing MH17 victim photos in public lecture
    Apr24

    Dutch expert fired after showing MH17 victim photos in public lecture

    George Maat, who has been helping identify victims, is fired after showing photographs of the dead , the government saysA Dutch expert helping to identify victims from last year’s MH17 airliner crash in Ukraine has been fired after showing photographs of the dead at a public lecture, the government said Thursday.“The collaboration with...

    Pentagon dismisses Moscow claim of U.S. troops in Ukraine combat zone
    Apr24

    Pentagon dismisses Moscow claim of U.S. troops in Ukraine combat zone

    MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Russian Defense Ministry said on Thursday that U.S. troops were training Ukrainian forces in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine, but the Pentagon flatly denied it, accusing Moscow of a “ridiculous attempt” to obscure its own activity in the region. …read more Source:...

    Ed Miliband: small-minded isolationism has damaged British influence
    Apr24

    Ed Miliband: small-minded isolationism has damaged British influence

    In a foreign policy speech, Labour leader will attack David Cameron for ‘stepping away from the world’ and outline his conditions for interventions abroadEd Miliband will today say that the small-minded isolationism of David Cameron has led to the most substantial loss of British influence abroad in a generation.In a foreign policy speech,...

    NATO sees Russian buildup in Ukraine
    Apr23

    NATO sees Russian buildup in Ukraine

    NATO is seeing a “substantial Russian buildup” along the border with and inside Ukraine, violating the Minsk ceasefire agreement, Jens Stoltenberg, the organization’s secretary general, said on Thursday. “We are not certain about their intentions but we know their capabilities,” Stoltenberg said at “European Divides,” the launch event for...

    Vestager: No bias against American companies
    Apr23

    Vestager: No bias against American companies

    When Margrethe Vestager took office, the European commissioner for competition was so concerned about accusations that her department was unfairly persecuting American companies that she ordered an internal investigation. “I was afraid that there could be a bias,” she acknowledged Thursday, speaking as part of the opening panel at “European...

    Pentagon denies ‘ridiculous’ claim U.S. troops in eastern Ukraine
    Apr23

    Pentagon denies ‘ridiculous’ claim U.S. troops in eastern Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon on Thursday denied Russian allegations that U.S. troops are in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine, calling Moscow’s claims a “ridiculous attempt to shift the focus” from its own activities in the region. …read more Source:...

    Serbia to send assistance to Ukraine worth 100,000 euros
    Apr23

    Serbia to send assistance to Ukraine worth 100,000 euros

    BELGRADE – The Serbian Government adopted the proposal of Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic to send a one-time assistance to Ukraine in the …read more Source:...

    Russian defense ministry says U.S. troops in east Ukraine: Interfax
    Apr23

    Russian defense ministry says U.S. troops in east Ukraine: Interfax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – U.S. troops are in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine and are training Ukrainian forces, Interfax news agency quoted a spokesman for Russia’s Defense Ministry as saying on Thursday. …read more Source:...

    Page 1079 of 2181

    Pin It on Pinterest