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    UKRAINE – AUSTRALIA: PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP HAS BEEN FORMED
    Sep21

    UKRAINE – AUSTRALIA: PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP HAS BEEN FORMED

    Bogdan Rudnytski interviewed His Excellency the Ambassador of Ukraine to Australia Dr Mykola Kulinich. We spoke about the reactivation of the Australia – Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group (AUPG) and much more… A friendship group between Australia and Ukraine has been formed in the Australian Federal Parliament of the 45th...

    European Union Sets Conditions For More Aid To Ukraine
    Sep21

    European Union Sets Conditions For More Aid To Ukraine

    A top European Union finance official said Kyiv needs to do more in fighting corruption and to pass pension and land reforms as conditions for receiving more financial aid from Brussels. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Tatar Leader Tells Court He’s ‘Only A Citizen Of Ukraine’
    Sep21

    Crimean Tatar Leader Tells Court He’s ‘Only A Citizen Of Ukraine’

    A Russian prosecutor in Crimea has recommended a suspended sentence for Ilmi Umerov, a Crimean Tatar leader who has criticized Russia’s seizure of the Black Sea peninsula from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine rejects Russia’s ‘hybrid’ peackeeping offer
    Sep21

    Ukraine rejects Russia’s ‘hybrid’ peackeeping offer

    UNITED NATIONS: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenkoa dismissed a Russian proposal to deploy U.N. peacekeepers in eastern Ukraine as an effort to legalize its proxies and freeze the conflict. Relations between Kiev and Moscow have never been worse since Russia annexed Crimea more than three years ago and Russian-backed separatist fighters...

    Europe in the crossfire of words and aggressive gestures
    Sep21

    Europe in the crossfire of words and aggressive gestures

    Russia’s geopolitical intentions set it on a collision course with NATO. Has Europe been doing a good job of defending itself? NATO and Russia In her recent article “Russia – A Threat to European Security? A View from Germany”, Gabriele Schöler argues that NATO’s recent “counteraction” against Russia amounts to “provocative...

    Ukraine’s President Repeats Call For Full UN Peacekeeping Mission
    Sep21

    Ukraine’s President Repeats Call For Full UN Peacekeeping Mission

    Ukraine’s president has repeated his call for a full United Nations peacekeeping mission, telling the world body that such a mission should be authorized to patrol Ukraine’s border with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Tatar Leader Tells Court He’s ‘Only A Citizen Of Ukraine’
    Sep21

    Crimean Tatar Leader Tells Court He’s ‘Only A Citizen Of Ukraine’

    A Russian prosecutor in Crimea has recommended a suspended sentence for Ilmi Umerov, a Crimean Tatar leader who has criticized Russia’s seizure of the Black Sea peninsula from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    While chairing Trump campaign, Manafort tried to set up private briefings for a Russian billionaire
    Sep21

    While chairing Trump campaign, Manafort tried to set up private briefings for a Russian billionaire

    Investigators are scrutinizing Paul Manafort’s emails. While working unpaid for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, Paul Manafort mused about how he could use his new prominence to get financially “whole,” and offered to give private political briefings to a Russian billionaire who had recently sued him. That’s according to...

    In Kyiv, Saakashvili Demands Documents That Stripped Him Of Ukrainian Citizenship
    Sep20

    In Kyiv, Saakashvili Demands Documents That Stripped Him Of Ukrainian Citizenship

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region and former president of Georgia, has arrived in Ukraine’s capital, where he vowed to challenge the revocation of his Ukrainian citizenship. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Today at Commission, passports and College meeting
    Sep20

    Today at Commission, passports and College meeting

    On the agenda: College of Commissioners’ agenda, passport schemes. On the podium: Commission chief spokesman Margaritis Schinas. Passports schemes: The Commission is monitoring EU countries that set up schemes allowing non-EU citizens to get passports in exchange for money/investment/property purchases, but it is up to national capitals to...