: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Europe

  • EU (3,102)
    Spain and Portugal at risk of EU sanctions over national budgets
    May11

    Spain and Portugal at risk of EU sanctions over national budgets

    The European Commission is mulling possible fines for Spain and Portugal for failing to meet EU national budgetary targets. One source from within the room in Tuesday’s college of commissioners’ meeting in Strasbourg confirmed to POLITICO on Wednesday that there was a debate but said no decisions were taken. There was, however, “a...

    Ukraine, Russia agree some security measures: Germany
    May11

    Ukraine, Russia agree some security measures: Germany

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Ukraine and Russia agreed on Wednesday to create demilitarized zones and implement other security measures in separatist-held areas of eastern Ukraine, but they remained at odds over how to move toward local elections. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine tracks down Renaissance paintings stolen from Verona
    May11

    Ukraine tracks down Renaissance paintings stolen from Verona

    …read more Source:...

    Ecologists from Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine discussing biodiversity protection in Chisinau
    May11

    Ecologists from Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine discussing biodiversity protection in Chisinau

    Participants of the meeting will also discuss a draft conclusion on the sufficiency and compliance of the suggested Emerald Network candidate sites for the sake of protecting habitats and species. …read more Source:...

    Steinmeier hosts talks on eastern Ukraine with foreign ministers in Berlin
    May11

    Steinmeier hosts talks on eastern Ukraine with foreign ministers in Berlin

    Talks in Berlin on the situation in eastern Ukraine have brought proposals for improving security but no breakthrough on a political process. There is no agreement yet on holding local elections. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    David Owen: Leaving the EU would make us safer
    May11

    David Owen: Leaving the EU would make us safer

    An American soldier stands in front of a F-22 Raptor fighter jet. The jet, one of two, is part of “Operation Atlantic Resolve,” a demonstration of the US’ commitment to NATO. Britain should show similar commitment, argues David Owen ©Mindaugas Kulbis/AP/Press Association Images : Brexit would not damage UK security In April, I spoke in...

    Estonian MP urges German government to freeze Nord Stream 2 project
    May11

    Estonian MP urges German government to freeze Nord Stream 2 project

    The project for a second underwater gas pipeline between Russia and Germany undermined the unity of Europe, increased security risks, and delivered a blow to the economy of Ukraine. For all these reasons, it should be frozen immediately, MP Andres Herkel (Free Party) said. …read more Source:...

    Russia boosts power supplies to annexed Crimea
    May11

    Russia boosts power supplies to annexed Crimea

    SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw on Wednesday the launch of a fourth and final electricity line from Russia to Crimea, which will almost completely end the peninsula’s reliance on the Ukrainian grid for its power. …read more Source:...

    Carlsberg gaining inroads in eastern Europe
    May11

    Carlsberg gaining inroads in eastern Europe

    The Danish brewery Carlsberg posted a financial report for the first quarter today without out too many surprises. The beer producer saw a 2 percent increase in organic turnover growth to 13 billion kroner and has maintained its expectations for the rest of the year, thanks in part to a 20 percent growth in the eastern European market. “We...

    Experts: Becoming a temporary Security Council member may not be worth the effort
    May11

    Experts: Becoming a temporary Security Council member may not be worth the effort

    One example of a temporary council member gaining from its position is Lithuania, which was on the council in 2014 and 2015. When Russian forces occupied Crimea, Lithuania was able to call a meeting of the UN’s General Assembly and put the matter on the agenda. …read more Source:...

    Page 459 of 2179

    Pin It on Pinterest