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    Merkel tells Putin not to exclude Ukraine from gas pipeline route
    Apr10

    Merkel tells Putin not to exclude Ukraine from gas pipeline route

    German chancellor says Nord Stream 2 project is not possible without clarity on Ukraine’s roleAngela Merkel has intervened in a row over a gas pipeline due to run from Russia to Germany, telling Vladimir Putin he cannot exclude Ukraine from the transit route.The German chancellor has set herself up for a confrontation with the Russian...

    Merkel says no Nord Stream 2 without clarifying Ukraine’s transit role
    Apr10

    Merkel says no Nord Stream 2 without clarifying Ukraine’s transit role

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said today that the Nord Stream 2 pipeline cannot go ahead if Ukraine loses its importance as a transit country for gas to Europe. “I made very clear that a Nord Stream 2 project is not possible without clarity on the future transit role of Ukraine,” she told a joint news conference in Berlin with Ukrainian...

    [Ticker] Merkel wants Ukraine role in Nord Stream 2
    Apr10

    [Ticker] Merkel wants Ukraine role in Nord Stream 2

    German chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday that the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project between Russia and Germany was “not possible without clarity” about Ukraine’s role as a transit country between Russia and Europe. “We cannot allow that, with Nord Stream 2, Ukraine would have no significance at all any more with...

    Merkel warns Nord Stream 2 must protect Ukraine role
    Apr10

    Merkel warns Nord Stream 2 must protect Ukraine role

    Remarks suggest a hardening of German position to €9.5bn infrastructure project …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko visits Berlin to discuss ceasefire and Nordstream 2
    Apr10

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko visits Berlin to discuss ceasefire and Nordstream 2

    A UN-led peace mission for eastern Ukraine remains Germany’s aim, Chancellor Angela Merkel has told Kyiv’s President Petro Poroshenko. The two leaders also discussed the underwater gas pipelines from Russia to Europe. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Bulgaria Gives Citizenship mostly to Russians
    Apr10

    Bulgaria Gives Citizenship mostly to Russians

    In 2016, the European Union has given citizenship to almost one million people, most of them Moroccans, followed by Albanians, Indians, Pakistanis and Turks, according to Eurostat data released on Monday. This pan-European trend, however, does not apply to Bulgaria, where nearly a third of the granted citizenships are given to Russians,...

    Ukraine to impose sanctions on Russian oligarchs: president
    Apr10

    Ukraine to impose sanctions on Russian oligarchs: president

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will impose sanctions on Russian oligarchs including Oleg Deripaska, following the lead of penalties ordered by the United States, President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    More Albanians acquire Greek citizenship
    Apr10

    More Albanians acquire Greek citizenship

    The largest group of foreign nationals that obtained Greek citizenship in 2016 were Albanians (88 percent), followed by Ukrainians (1.5 percent) and Russians (1.2 percent), according to data from the European Union’s statistics office Eurostat. …read more Source:...

    The Italian football hooligan who fled house arrest to become a pro-Russian fighter in Ukraine
    Apr10

    The Italian football hooligan who fled house arrest to become a pro-Russian fighter in Ukraine

    Speaking Russian with a strong Italian accent, Andrea Palmeri attracts attention in Lugansk, the separatist-held province in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Local...

    New EU citizens come mostly from Morocco, India and Albania; Bulgaria most often grants citizenship to Russians
    Apr10

    New EU citizens come mostly from Morocco, India and Albania; Bulgaria most often grants citizenship to Russians

    According to Eurostat data, as quoted by the European Commission, in 2016 EU Member States most often gave citizenship to foreigners coming for Morocco, Albania and India. Unlike this general trend, during the same year Bulgaria most often granted citizenship to Russians (30 per cent), Ukrainians (17.1 percent) and Turkish (8.9 per cent) –...

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