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    Ukraine leader tells EU not to fear Russia
    May21

    Ukraine leader tells EU not to fear Russia

    Riga summit set to be marked by caution over further integration with bloc’s eastern neighbours …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukrainian forces says two drones shot down over war zone are Russian
    May21

    Ukrainian forces says two drones shot down over war zone are Russian

    Captured drones appear to be further evidence of Russia’s involvement in Ukraine conflictRussia is using advanced drones to monitor the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine, according to Ukrainian forces who say they have shot down two of the aircraft this month.The announcement come shortly after Ukraine’s capture of two men it says are...

    Ukraine bans Soviet symbols and criminalises sympathy for communism
    May21

    Ukraine bans Soviet symbols and criminalises sympathy for communism

    New laws also honour controversialist nationalist groups that committed ethnic cleansing or allied with the Nazis for part of second world warTwo new laws that ban communist symbols while honouring nationalist groups that collaborated with the Nazis have come into effect in Ukraine, raising concerns that Kiev could be stifling free speech and...

    EU reaches out to Eastern Partnership countries
    May21

    EU reaches out to Eastern Partnership countries

    EU countries have acknowledged Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova’s EU aspirations but stopped short of giving a clear enlargement perspective. …read more Source:...

    Tsipras Hopes to Agree Outlines of Fresh Aid Deal in Riga
    May21

    Tsipras Hopes to Agree Outlines of Fresh Aid Deal in Riga

    Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is expected to meet German and French leaders in Riga this week to try to win consent for a joint statement that could give him more leeway in talks with international lenders and give a breath of air to his cash-strapepd government. Tsipras is expected to meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and...

    Premier Borissov participates at Eastern Partnership summit
    May21

    Premier Borissov participates at Eastern Partnership summit

    Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borissov attends the fourth summit of the Eastern Partnership held on May 21 and 22 in Riga (Latvia). Presidents, Premiers and Foreign Ministers of the EU member states and the partner countries-Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine take part at the summit. Bulgaria is among the countries...

    Iohannis: We would like Riga summit to mark EU’s consolidated relations with Moldova, Georgia, Ukraine
    May21

    Iohannis: We would like Riga summit to mark EU’s consolidated relations with Moldova, Georgia, Ukraine

    Romania’s President Klaus Iohannis said Thursday that Romania is directly interested in the European bids of Moldova, Georgia and Ukraine, adding that the EU’s Eastern Partnership Summit meeting in Riga is expected to mark the consolidation of EU’s relationships with the three countries. …read more Source:...

    Longing for silence
    May21

    Longing for silence

    A subterranean life LYUBA VOEVCHIK lives underground. Her neighbourhood, the Petrovsky district of Donetsk, is close to eastern Ukraine’s front line. When shells began landing on her street last summer, she moved to the dank basement of a local cultural centre, where she and her two youngest sons share a narrow bed with faded pink sheets....

    Ukrainian artists turn up heat on Russia with Kremlin barbecue – video
    May21

    Ukrainian artists turn up heat on Russia with Kremlin barbecue – video

    A group of artists in Kiev have produced a barbecue in the style of the Kremlin. They say the project is a symbol of resistance against Russian involvement in the conflict in the east of Ukraine. Yaroslav, the project co-founder, compares the image of the Kremlin burning with JRR Tolkein’s Mordor, the home of Lord of the Rings villain...

    Ukraine’s Minister of Ecology: Fire near Chernobyl could have been set by Russia’s saboteurs
    May21

    Ukraine’s Minister of Ecology: Fire near Chernobyl could have been set by Russia’s saboteurs

    One of the probable causes of the large-scale fire, which broke out in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, could have been an act of sabotage committed by Russians. …read more Source:...

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