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    Belgrade’s Balancing Act Between East And West Tested By Ukraine
    Nov19

    Belgrade’s Balancing Act Between East And West Tested By Ukraine

    Ukraine has long expressed unhappiness about the presence of Serbian volunteer fighters among the Russia-backed separatist forces it is battling in its eastern regions. Now, Kyiv’s ambassador to Serbia, Oleksandr Aleksandrovych, has seriously ratcheted up tensions …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO Secretary General: NATO doors are open
    Nov19

    NATO Secretary General: NATO doors are open

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said to become a full fledged member of NATO the country should meet certain standards while Georgia and Ukraine are now exactly focused on reforms on modernizing defense institutions fighting corruption and strengthening democratic institutions …read more Source:...

    Poland and Ukraine in spat over WWII exhumations
    Nov19

    Poland and Ukraine in spat over WWII exhumations

    The two countries’ troubled past has come to the fore following Kyiv’s ban on the exhumation of Poles killed in Ukraine during WWII. A Ukraine official who reportedly pushed for the ban has been denied entry into Poland. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    EU official Tusk likens Poland polices to ‘Kremlin plan’
    Nov19

    EU official Tusk likens Poland polices to ‘Kremlin plan’

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — European Council President Donald Tusk has strongly criticized the policies of the ruling right-wing party in his native Poland, prompting an angry retort from the prime minister. Tusk accused the ruling party, Law and Justice, known by its Polish acronym PIS, of isolating Poland in the European Union, violating the rule of...

    EU official Tusk likens Poland polices to ‘Kremlin plan’
    Nov19

    EU official Tusk likens Poland polices to ‘Kremlin plan’

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — European Council President Donald Tusk has strongly criticized the policies of the ruling right-wing party in his native Poland, prompting an angry retort from the prime minister. Tusk accused the ruling party, Law and Justice, known by its Polish acronym PIS, of isolating Poland in the European Union, violating the rule of...

    Why Putin keeps outsmarting Trump
    Nov19

    Why Putin keeps outsmarting Trump

    When the Art of the Deal meets the KGB, the KGB will always win. That’s the main thing I took away from this past weekend’s strange episode of President Donald Trump seeming to believe that Russian President Vladimir Putin actually believes Russia did not meddle in our 2016 election. Following his meeting with Putin in Vietnam, Trump...

    Ukraine, Poland Escalate Diplomatic Spat
    Nov19

    Ukraine, Poland Escalate Diplomatic Spat

    Ukraine has summoned the Polish ambassador in Kyiv after Poland denied entry to a Ukrainian official in an escalation of a diplomatic spat over the two neighbors’ troubled past. Poland’s decision to refused entry on Saturday to the head of Ukraine’s commemoration commission, Svyatoslav Sheremet, was in response to a ban imposed...

    Prisoner Swap Between Ukraine, Pro-Russia Separatists Appears to Be Moving Closer
    Nov19

    Prisoner Swap Between Ukraine, Pro-Russia Separatists Appears to Be Moving Closer

    Ukraine and pro-Russia separatists appear to be moving closer to a new round of prisoner exchanges after a flurry of comments from Kyiv, Moscow, and separatist groups. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump To Get Proposal To Supply Defensive Weapons To Ukraine, ABC News Reports
    Nov19

    Trump To Get Proposal To Supply Defensive Weapons To Ukraine, ABC News Reports

    Senior aides will present U.S. President Donald Trump with a $47 million plan to finance and sell high-tech defensive weapons to Ukraine to bolster its efforts to repel Russian aggression in the region, ABC News reported, quoting a State Department source. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NSC to present Trump $47M deal to arm Ukraine against Russia
    Nov19

    NSC to present Trump $47M deal to arm Ukraine against Russia

    President Trump will be presented with a plan from senior aides to finance and sell weapons to Ukraine in an effort to counter Russian aggression in the region, ABC News reported Saturday.A State Department source told ABC that the National Security… …read more Source: The...