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    Anton Kisse: Bulgarians in Ukraine seek to preserve their cultural identity, language and traditions
    Jul06

    Anton Kisse: Bulgarians in Ukraine seek to preserve their cultural identity, language and traditions

    A well respected Bulgarian newspaper recently carried information, published by the online Golos.ua to the effect that Bulgarians in Ukraine had demanded that President Poroshenko grant them territorial autonomy in Odessa and Kherson regions. The information was also circulated in press reviews by the TV morning shows and various websites. To...

    How Russia Will Use Brexit to Fight Sanctions
    Jul06

    How Russia Will Use Brexit to Fight Sanctions

    By Editor, The Manila Times, PhilippinesJul 6 2016 (Manila Times)FORECAST EU sanctions against Russia are all but guaranteed to remain in place through 2016, but Moscow will work in the second half of the year to get them eased in 2017.Russia will capitalize on divisions in the European Union, which will only widen in the wake of Brexit, to...

    Bulgarians in Ukraine Demand Cultural Autonomy, Own Administrative Center
    Jul06

    Bulgarians in Ukraine Demand Cultural Autonomy, Own Administrative Center

    Ethnic Bulgarians in Ukraine are asking for cultural autonomy, with the city of Bolgrad remaining an administrative center for the community in the adjacent towns and villages, a Ukrainian lawmaker of Bulgarian descent has said. “It is not about territorial autonomy and the breakaway of regions… This is not on the agenda,” Anton...

    Kerry visits Georgia, Ukraine to show solidarity
    Jul06

    Kerry visits Georgia, Ukraine to show solidarity

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    Rutte not hopeful about changing Ukraine treaty
    Jul06

    Rutte not hopeful about changing Ukraine treaty

    Prime minister Mark Rutte isn’t hopeful about negotiating a Dutch exemption to an EU trade treaty with Ukraine, NOS reported… …read more Source:...

    Business unions don’t agree with Tiit Vähi that sanctions against Russia should be repealed
    Jul06

    Business unions don’t agree with Tiit Vähi that sanctions against Russia should be repealed

    Estonian businesses don’t share former prime minister Tiit Vähi’s view that sanctions against Russia should be repealed as soon as possible. “The EU can’t accept that Russia just marched into Ukraine,” industrialist Meelis Einstein said. …read more Source:...

    #IAmNotAfraidToSayIt: Ukrainian Social Media Users Break the Silence on Sexual Violence
    Jul06

    #IAmNotAfraidToSayIt: Ukrainian Social Media Users Break the Silence on Sexual Violence

    Image from The Noun Project. Edited by Tetyana Lokot. A new hashtag is trending in the Ukrainian segment of Facebook: ‪#‎ЯНеБоюсьСказати‬ (#IAmNotAfraidToSayIt). On the hashtag, Internet users have been sharing their stories and experiences of sexual harassment, sexual violence, and domestic violence. The hashtag—and the ensuing flashmob—was...

    Sporovsky Reserve to host Scything Boggy Meadows Championships in August
    Jul05

    Sporovsky Reserve to host Scything Boggy Meadows Championships in August

    The highlight of the festival will be the 11th European Scything Boggy Meadows Championships. Around 30 teams from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, and Germany are expected to take part in the event. …read more Source:...

    108 Portuguese military embarks on NATO mission in Lithuania
    Jul05

    108 Portuguese military embarks on NATO mission in Lithuania

    With troop activity increasing along Russia’s western frontier and instability along the border with Ukraine, allied forces are beefing up lines of defence, explain reports in the Portuguese press. To this end, the country’s military has sent 108 young men and women to take part in NATO operations in Lithuania. The soldiers who left...

    Estonian businessmen disagree with ex-PM about sanctions on Russia
    Jul05

    Estonian businessmen disagree with ex-PM about sanctions on Russia

    Unlike Tiit Vahi, head of the Sillamae port and former prime minister, Estonian businessmen do not support lifting of economic sanctions and withdrawal of NATO troops from Estonia for the sake of improved business relations with Russia, the daily Postimees information cites LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

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