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    Commission sets sights on Gazprom
    Apr22

    Commission sets sights on Gazprom

    Margrethe Vestager, the European commissioner for competition, is going to war against a second global powerhouse. Just days after after the Danish commissioner took on US software giant Google, she tangled with even larger prey — Russian gas behemoth Gazprom. The accusation is that Gazprom used its market power to bully and overcharge central...

    The Greeks are not ‘Western’
    Apr22

    The Greeks are not ‘Western’

    The imperial giant driving a wedge through European unity and the tiny state drowning in debt are locked in a controversial canoodle. Call it an Orthodox big wet kiss, but modern ties between Greece and Russia are cementing ancient ones. More than almost any other European country, modern Greece is defined by its geography. A flank state on the...

    Brussels accuses Gazprom of unfair pricing of gas in eastern Europe
    Apr22

    Brussels accuses Gazprom of unfair pricing of gas in eastern Europe

    EU competition commissioner says Kremlin-controlled energy multinational charged eight countries up to 40% more for their gas than elsewhere in unionEurope’s anti-trust regulator has accused Russia’s massive gas monopoly, Gazprom, of unfair pricing practices in Moscow’s former satellite states of eastern Europe, launching a...

    Ukrainian soldiers learning from the US military
    Apr22

    Ukrainian soldiers learning from the US military

    Joint US-Ukrainian military maneuvers have begun in Western Ukraine. DW correspondent Hayina Stadnyk talked with soldiers about their first impressions at the Yavoriv military training area. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine president Petro Poroshenko against Russia boycott, say IOC
    Apr22

    Ukraine president Petro Poroshenko against Russia boycott, say IOC

    • President had wanted a boycott of the 2018 World Cup• United Nations resolution supports full participationThe International Olympic Committee says that the Ukraine state president, Petro Poroshenko, does not support boycotts of sports events.Last month, Poroshenko suggested to European allies that boycotting football’s 2018 World Cup...

    Bushati calls on Spain to reconsider position regarding Kosovo recognition
    Apr22

    Bushati calls on Spain to reconsider position regarding Kosovo recognition

    TIRANA, April 22 /ATA/-By Gjergji Mima/ – Minister of Foreign Affairs Ditmir Bushati paid an official visit to the Kingdom of Spain. During his visit, Foreign Minister Bushati held talks with Spanish senior officials, including the President of the Senate of the Kingdom of Spain, Pio Escudero, Spanish Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation,...

    Bulgaria-Greece Gas Link to Be Ready by end-2018
    Apr22

    Bulgaria-Greece Gas Link to Be Ready by end-2018

    Construction of the gas interconnection grid between Bulgaria and Greece will begin in March 2016 and will be completed by the end of 2018, Bulgaria’s Energy Minister has said. Under initial plans, the infrastructure was to be in place and become operational sometime in 2018. Temenuzhka Petkova made the announcement following what she...

    Children from nine countries to partake in Land Under White Wings festival
    Apr22

    Children from nine countries to partake in Land Under White Wings festival

    The ninth edition of the festival will gather over 400 talented children from Azerbaijan, Romania, Ukraine, Russia, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Moldova, and Belarus. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s representative to PACE: It is very important that Minsk was host to Ukraine crisis talks
    Apr22

    Ukraine’s representative to PACE: It is very important that Minsk was host to Ukraine crisis talks

    He also responded to a question about the Normandy format prospects. Vladimir Ariyev believes that this is a very long process. “Chances are viable. It is just that we will have to work very long and hard to achieve the result. I think that the Minsk platform will be important in this respect,” the Ukrainian representative said....

    Ukraine, in snub to Moscow, to adopt British war-time symbol, ditch Soviet war name
    Apr22

    Ukraine, in snub to Moscow, to adopt British war-time symbol, ditch Soviet war name

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine, in a break with tradition that is certain to rile Moscow, is ditching the Soviet name for World War Two and aims to adopt the poppy, a mainly British wartime symbol, to mark the 70th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany. …read more Source:...

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