: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Europe

  • EU (2912)
    Julie Bishop says Australia could pursue those behind MH17 with Lockerbie-style case
    Oct02

    Julie Bishop says Australia could pursue those behind MH17 with Lockerbie-style case

    Foreign minister says Russia will likely veto moves for UN action, but other legal avenues will be consideredAustralia’s foreign minister has said Russian-backed rebels responsible for shooting down the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine, killing 298 people including 38 Australians, could face a Lockerbie-style prosecution once the...

    Australia says MH17 missile suspects might be confirmed by year-end
    Oct02

    Australia says MH17 missile suspects might be confirmed by year-end

    SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Sunday the names of those responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 might be confirmed by the end of the year. …read more Source:...

    Russia Takes Over UN Security Council Presidency
    Oct01

    Russia Takes Over UN Security Council Presidency

    As of October 1, Russia will take over the UN Security Council Presidency. This is the month when the process of selection of a new Secretary General of the UN may end. “The Council will continue but it may also finish the process of preparing a proposal for the General Assembly regarding the nomination of a new UN Secretary General,” announced...

    Inside Trump’s ‘cyborg’ Twitter army
    Oct01

    Inside Trump’s ‘cyborg’ Twitter army

    When Donald Trump confronted revelations that he used money from his charitable foundation to settle private legal disputes and purchase portraits of himself, a tireless army of tweeters went to work to keep the focus on Hillary Clinton’s foundation instead. Then Trump stumbled on a debate question about why he refuses to release his taxes,...

    75 years since one of Holocaust’s most horrific massacres
    Sep30

    75 years since one of Holocaust’s most horrific massacres

    On Thursday, German president Joachim Gauck spoke in Kiev 75 years after the Nazis slaughtered 33,771 Jews during one of the worst single massacres of the Holocaust. …read more Source: The Local...

    China’s interest in Belarus attributed to determination to secure economic development
    Sep30

    China’s interest in Belarus attributed to determination to secure economic development

    The expert remarked that China demonstrates noticeable interest in Belarus. He attributed it largely to the fact that Belarus represents a stability zone in comparison with the geopolitical situation in Eastern Europe, which is determined by Ukrainian events and the region’s militarization by NATO. …read more Source:...

    Second photography flashpoint over war photos in Moscow
    Sep30

    Second photography flashpoint over war photos in Moscow

    A group of men invaded the Sakharov Centre in the Russian capital and disrupted the exhibition of work which features photographs from Ukraine’s embattled east. …read more Source:...

    Russia spends ‘fortune’ on bridge to Crimea
    Sep30

    Russia spends ‘fortune’ on bridge to Crimea

    A massive construction project has begun in Russia to build a 19km bridge to its newest region, Crimea, after it was annexed from Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine Oppose Georgieva’s Nomination for UN Secretary General
    Sep30

    Russia, Ukraine Oppose Georgieva’s Nomination for UN Secretary General

    Russia and Ukraine are among a few of the countries that have raised questions regarding the Bulgarian nomination of European Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva for UN Secretary General, announced Radio Free Europe. Russia, Angola and Malaysia – all members of the Security Council asked Sofia for clarifications after it proposed Georgieva as...

    Angela Merkel, Barack Obama: Aleppo bombing ‘barbarous’
    Sep30

    Angela Merkel, Barack Obama: Aleppo bombing ‘barbarous’

    Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany and U.S. President Barack Obama urged Russia and Ukraine to “begin the disengagement of forces along the line of contact as quickly as possible.” The two leaders also jointly condemned as “barbarous” the bombing of Aleppo by Russian military forces supporting the regime of Bashar Assad. Merkel and Obama spoke...

    Page 209 of 2092

    Pin It on Pinterest