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    EU parliament backs visa-free travel for Ukraine, hurdles remain
    Sep26

    EU parliament backs visa-free travel for Ukraine, hurdles remain

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ukrainians’ hopes of securing visa-free travel to the European Union received a boost on Monday when a key committee of the European Parliament backed their cause, but further hurdles remain. …read more Source:...

    EU leaders to consider how to improve Russia ties without dropping sanctions
    Sep26

    EU leaders to consider how to improve Russia ties without dropping sanctions

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders will explore next month the possibility of improving strained ties with Russia in response to growing irritation among some member states over economic sanctions imposed on Moscow over its role in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    ‘There are a lot of factors – east-west, north-south’: inside the race for UN secretary general
    Sep26

    ‘There are a lot of factors – east-west, north-south’: inside the race for UN secretary general

    Geopolitical struggle and Balkan intrigue mean there is no clear favourite to succeed Ban Ki-moon in the world’s top diplomatic jobHacked emails, bogus Twitter accounts, smear allegations and backroom deals. Welcome to the race for the international community’s top diplomatic job – United Nations secretary general.The eventual winner...

    Russian MP: Bulgarian Politicians Have No Sense of Humour
    Sep26

    Russian MP: Bulgarian Politicians Have No Sense of Humour

    Bulgarians who got insulted by a comment that Russia will buy the entire Bulgaria have to differentiate between what is serious and what is not, Russian MP-elect Pyotr Tolstoy has said.Tolstoy made headlines in Bulgaria after telling a Bulgarian TV reporter, in the day of State Duma elections: “We will buy out the entire [Bulgaria],”...

    EIB OKs EUR 7.3 B for Investment in Europe
    Sep24

    EIB OKs EUR 7.3 B for Investment in Europe

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) has said it has approved EUR 7.3 B in loans for investment across Europe and around the world. At a meeting in Malta’s capital Valetta, its Board of Directors gave the green light for the funding to be allocated to strategic infrastructure, the environmental and knowledge economy as well as private sector...

    New Quake Hits Romania’s Vrancea
    Sep24

    New Quake Hits Romania’s Vrancea

    A 3.1-magnitude earthquake has hit the area of Vrancea in Eastern Romania, the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Centre has said. The new tremor comes after the powerful quake that shook the country’s east and was felt in Northeastern Bulgaria, Moldova and parts of Ukraine.There have been no immediate reports about damage caused by either...

    Ukrainian MPs fist-fight caught on video…again
    Sep24

    Ukrainian MPs fist-fight caught on video…again

    An angry punch-up between two Ukrainian MPs has been captured on video. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Demands ‘Special Partnership’ with NATO
    Sep24

    Ukraine Demands ‘Special Partnership’ with NATO

    Ukraine has filed a “special partnership” request with NATO, state news agency UNIAN has said. The document was sent in an official letter from Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, before a Ukraine-NATO Commission meating in Brussels. The idea is to become part of the program of enhanced opportunities for special partners of NATO....

    The mystery of Donald Trump’s man in Moscow
    Sep24

    The mystery of Donald Trump’s man in Moscow

    In March, in a bold “Oh yeah?” moment during an interview with the Washington Post’s editorial board, Donald Trump took the paper’s dare and revealed, then and there, his very short list of foreign policy advisers. There were just five, though he said, “I have quite a few more.” The list was a head-scratcher, a random assortment of...

    Earthquake scares Bulgaria’s Russe
    Sep24

    Earthquake scares Bulgaria’s Russe

    An earthquake with epicenter in Romania scared people living in the city of Russe and across northeastern Bulgaria early in the morning. The epicenter was in the Eastern Carpathians and more specifically in the notorious seismic zone of Vrancea. The National Institute of Geophysics of Romania reported that the earthquake was of magnitude 5.6 on...

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