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    Delegations from 15 twinned cities to congratulate Gomel on 875th anniversary
    Sep08

    Delegations from 15 twinned cities to congratulate Gomel on 875th anniversary

    According to the source, the delegations will come from 15 twinned cities located, in particular, in Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Serbia, China, and Georgia. The foreign delegations will be welcomed by top officials of the Gomel city administration at the Gomel Oblast Public and Cultural Center. …read more Source:...

    Catalonia independence: Can anything end the stand-off?
    Sep08

    Catalonia independence: Can anything end the stand-off?

    Credits Pau Barrena/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text An apartment block bedecked with Catalan flags and pro-independence banners in Barcelona Regional government says it is under ‘state of siege’ as Spanish PM vows to block referendum In Depth Friday, September 8, 2017 – 3:42pm …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian veterans’ war within

    HRUNIVKA, Ukraine — As gunfire crackled across the sweltering fields, Max Stodola looked on with blank dread: “It happened so fast — there was nothing I could do. I just thought, ‘See ya, guys, nice knowing you.’” It was August 2014. The volunteer medic was planning to resume his university studies in a few days — just enough time to join...

    Today at Commission, going into seminar mode
    Sep07

    Today at Commission, going into seminar mode

    Margaritis Schinas’ job was rather challenging today as the Commission’s chief spokesman had to find other interesting news for reporters barely 45 minutes before the joint press conference of Michel Barnier and David Davis on the third round of Brexit talks. Schinas provided key details on the annual seminar of European...

    As reforms stall, a Ukrainian cultural revolution
    Sep07

    As reforms stall, a Ukrainian cultural revolution

    ODESSA, Ukraine — Ukraine’s political reformers and corruption-busters might be disappointed. But its artists, musicians and filmmakers have plenty to be excited about. In the wake of the 2014 Maidan Revolution and the breakout of war in the east, the country is undergoing a fast-paced cultural renaissance that recalls the tumultuous 1960s...

    Merkel’s ‘forgotten sisters’
    Sep07

    Merkel’s ‘forgotten sisters’

    Germany FAZ’s front page featured an interview with Kostiantyn Yeliseyev, the foreign policy adviser to Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko. Yeliseyev slammed German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel’s push to lift sanctions against Russia before Moscow fulfills its obligations under the Minsk Agreement as “irresponsible,”...

    [Opinion] Supplying arms to Ukraine would be a mistake
    Sep07

    [Opinion] Supplying arms to Ukraine would be a mistake

    The only viable option to avoid a revival of the war involves keeping the Ukraine conflict frozen with only partial implementation of the Minsk accords. …read more Source:...

    Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine by Anne Applebaum review – grim but essential
    Sep07

    Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine by Anne Applebaum review – grim but essential

    An indignant history of the forced famine that killed at least four million“Holodomor” is a less well-known word than “Holocaust”, but Anne Applebaum’s indignant history of the famine that Stalin and his followers deliberately inflicted on Ukraine in 1932-33 leaves little doubt that it should be remembered alongside Hitler’s slaughter...

    School armistice in Ukraine’s Donbass reduces ceasefire violations
    Sep07

    School armistice in Ukraine’s Donbass reduces ceasefire violations

    “I am pleased to note that thanks to these efforts and, certainly, the so-called harvest armistice this year we’ve managed to avoid a repeat of the hot summer of 2015 and 2016,” stated the OSCE’s special representative. …read more Source:...

    Business News in Brief: Migrant stowaways on DFDS ferry left in limbo
    Sep07

    Business News in Brief: Migrant stowaways on DFDS ferry left in limbo

    For five weeks now, the Danish shipping company DFDS has found itself in a legal stalemate regarding 12 migrants that stowed away on a ferry between Turkey and Ukraine. The stowaways are at present locked in their cabins because it has not been possible to find a country to take them and because they could be a potential danger to themselves or...

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