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    G-7 Ministers Aim to Press Russia to Stop Backing Assad
    Apr10

    G-7 Ministers Aim to Press Russia to Stop Backing Assad

    LUCCA, Italy — Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized nations are gathering Monday for a meeting given urgency by the chemical attack in Syria and the U.S. military response, with participants aiming to pressure Russia to end its support for President Bashar Assad. Last week’s nerve gas attack in the rebel-held town of...

    Tillerson at NATO-Ukraine Commission:  Our ‘support for Ukraine remains steadfast’
    Apr10

    Tillerson at NATO-Ukraine Commission: Our ‘support for Ukraine remains steadfast’

    BRUSSELS – Addressing the NATO-Ukraine Commission on March 31, U.S. Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson made it clear that the United States and NATO “stand firm in our support of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity” and underscored, “We do not, and will not, accept Russian efforts to change the borders of territory of Ukraine.”...

    European Parliament approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians
    Apr06

    European Parliament approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians

    An EU bill allowing Ukrainians into the bloc for short stays without visas has been overwhelmingly backed by the European Parliament. Amid the conflict with Russia, the deal is a show of closer EU-Ukraine ties. …read more Source:...

    Belarus Expels Three Ukrainian Evangelical Activists
    Apr06

    Belarus Expels Three Ukrainian Evangelical Activists

    Three Ukrainian Evangelical Christian activists who served 15 days in a Belarusian jail are being deported to Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European Parliament approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians
    Apr06

    European Parliament approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians

    An EU bill allowing Ukrainians into the bloc for short stays without visas has been overwhelmingly backed by the European Parliament. Amid the conflict with Russia, the deal is a show of closer EU-Ukraine ties. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    European Parliament backs simplification of visa regime for Ukraine
    Apr06

    European Parliament backs simplification of visa regime for Ukraine

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    The ‘Doomsday’ Vault Where the World’s Seeds Are Kept Safe
    Apr06

    The ‘Doomsday’ Vault Where the World’s Seeds Are Kept Safe

    Deep in the bowels of an icy mountain on an island above the Arctic Circle between Norway and the North Pole lies a resource of vital importance for the future of human­kind. It’s not coal, oil or precious minerals, but seeds. Millions of these tiny brown specks, from more than 930,000 varieties of food crops, are stored in the Global Seed...

    European Parliament approves Ukraine visa waiver
    Apr06

    European Parliament approves Ukraine visa waiver

    Ukraine set to join Georgia as ex-Soviet states enjoying visa-free travel with EU …read more Source: World...

    Ratas in Kiev: Ukraine’s future will affect European security architecture
    Apr06

    Ratas in Kiev: Ukraine’s future will affect European security architecture

    Speaking at the Kyiv Security Forum on Thursday, Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas said that Ukraine’s future would determine the design of the European security architecture for the next few decades and called for continued cooperation on European security and stability. …read more Source:...

    Trump sees Russia as ‘problem’—US envoy
    Apr06

    Trump sees Russia as ‘problem’—US envoy

    NEW YORK: President Donald Trump does consider Russia a problem, his ambassador to the United Nations and rising US administration star Nikki Haley insisted before an often-hostile New York audience Wednesday. “I have hit Russia over the head more times than I can count and it’s because if they do something wrong we’re going to call...