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    Donald Tusk’s hard European education
    Oct22

    Donald Tusk’s hard European education

    When Donald Tusk got a top European Union job, the former Polish prime minister took a crash course in English, going from virtually zero to proficiency in the language in less than a year. The political folkways of Brussels have proven harder to master for the president of the European Council. Arriving in town trailed by high expectations from...

    Defense Minister Kodheli attends U.S.-Adriatic Charter Defense Ministerial in Croatia
    Oct21

    Defense Minister Kodheli attends U.S.-Adriatic Charter Defense Ministerial in Croatia

    TIRANA, Oct 21 /ATA/-By I. Vata/ – Defense Minister Mimi Kodheli attended the U.S.-Adriatic Charter Defense Ministerial, held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, 21-22 October 2015. The conference gathered defense ministers of Croatia, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo, Macedonia, Slovenia and Serbia, who discussed the current developments...

    Hopes and hurdles for the European project | Letters
    Oct21

    Hopes and hurdles for the European project | Letters

    Paul Mason relies on tired old cliches – and, bizarrely, his dislike of the Belgian police – to justify his claim that there is no democratic control over the European Union (G2, 19 October). He talks of “vast bureaucratic structures” and “the sheer size of EU directorates”, yet the whole European commission has around the same number of...

    That’s one way to get a lift in the polls: Video of model and mayoral candidate performing a striptease is ‘leaked’ just before election in Ukraine 
    Oct21

    That’s one way to get a lift in the polls: Video of model and mayoral candidate performing a striptease is ‘leaked’ just before election in Ukraine 

    The raunchy two minute-long video shows Valeria Prokopenko (pictured), 21, who wants to become the next mayor of Odessa in south-west Ukraine, stripping down to her underwear. …read more Source: Daily...

    Ukraine elections: high stakes and dirty tricks in hotly contested vote
    Oct21

    Ukraine elections: high stakes and dirty tricks in hotly contested vote

    Local elections are both a referendum on Petro Poroshenko’s rule and a jostle for power and influence among country’s oligarchsOn the side of the road to Kiev’s main airport, Gennady Korban slipped out of his black Mercedes to unveil a new campaign poster for the Dill party. The billboard featured a hand dragging from the earth...

    Ukraine ceasefire helps volunteers bring dead soldiers home
    Oct21

    Ukraine ceasefire helps volunteers bring dead soldiers home

    ZELENE POLE, Ukraine (Reuters) – A ceasefire in eastern Ukraine means more work for the volunteer group Black Tulip, which can now collect remains of Ukrainian soldiers killed in action without the risk of being caught in crossfire between rebels and government troops. …read more Source:...

    Chelsea finally click in Kiev as  Mourinho delivers ‘impish’ aside
    Oct21

    Chelsea finally click in Kiev as Mourinho delivers ‘impish’ aside

    Credits Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Cesc Fabregas Blues denied by referee and the woodwork as Mourinho references Wenger and the Rugby World Cup Match Report Wednesday, October 21, 2015 – 11:43am …read more Source: The...

    Dutch police sent to monitor eastern Ukraine conflict
    Oct21

    Dutch police sent to monitor eastern Ukraine conflict

    The Netherlands has sent nine police officers to the Ukraine to monitor the situation of the conflict in the eastern part of the country. These nine officers will be working for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s observation mission. The post Dutch police sent to monitor eastern Ukraine conflict appeared first on NL...

    Regional experts launch ‘Prospective on Ukraine Crisis. A Trilateral Approach’ book for diplomats, security
    Oct21

    Regional experts launch ‘Prospective on Ukraine Crisis. A Trilateral Approach’ book for diplomats, security

    The Centre for Conflict Prevention & Early Warning launched on Tuesday the volume ‘Prospective on Ukraine Crisis. A Trilateral Approach’, an instrument aimed at all the involved security structures and states as well as at the international community, so as to see what are the possible directions of development on the short-,...

    Two Lithuanian sailors abducted in Nigeria
    Oct21

    Two Lithuanian sailors abducted in Nigeria

    On October 20th afternoon, it was announced that on Monday, at 8:30 p.m. local time, a Bahamas-registered ship flying the flag of the Comoro Islands was attacked in Port Harcourt’s port in Nigeria. Four members of the crew, two Lithuanian and two Ukrainian nationals, were abducted, informs LETA/ELTA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

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