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    EU extends sanctions against 15 Ukrainians over corruption
    Mar03

    EU extends sanctions against 15 Ukrainians over corruption

    The European Union has extended for a year sanctions against 15 people in Ukraine accused of misusing state funds. The EU said in a statement Friday that the asset freezes … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    EU extends sanctions against 15 Ukrainians over corruption
    Mar03

    EU extends sanctions against 15 Ukrainians over corruption

    The European Union has extended for a year sanctions against 15 people in Ukraine accused of misusing state funds. The EU said in a statement Friday that the asset freezes … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    EU extends sanctions against 15 Ukrainians over corruption
    Mar03

    EU extends sanctions against 15 Ukrainians over corruption

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has extended for a year sanctions against 15 people in Ukraine accused of misusing state funds.The EU said in a… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Tax and Customs Chief Accused of Embezzling Millions
    Mar03

    Ukraine’s Tax and Customs Chief Accused of Embezzling Millions

    Ukrainian anti-corruption agencies plan to detain the head of the tax and customs service, Roman Nasirov, over the alleged embezzlement of around 2 billion hryvnias ($75 million), a senior prosecutor said Friday. Television footage showed an unconscious-looking Nasirov being stretchered into an ambulance and taken to Kyiv’s Feofania...

    EU member states endorse visa-free travel for Ukrainians
    Mar03

    EU member states endorse visa-free travel for Ukrainians

    The visa waiver will apply to all EU members except Britain and Ireland. It also won’t give Ukrainians the right to work in the EU. …read more Source:...

    What can Armenia offer the EU besides Mkhitaryan? President talks to Euronews
    Mar03

    What can Armenia offer the EU besides Mkhitaryan? President talks to Euronews

    The EU and Armenia have concluded negotations on a Partnership Agreement. The deal is likely to be signed in May. President Serge Sargsyan spoke to Euronews’ Brussels correspondent Andrei Beketov in an exclusive intervew. Is the Armenia-EU deal a step forward or backward as compared to the Association agreement, which Armenia called off in...

    EU to give Ukraine visa free travel within MONTHS despite referendum REJECTING it
    Mar03

    EU to give Ukraine visa free travel within MONTHS despite referendum REJECTING it

    UKRAINE is now just a few steps away from being granted visa free travel throughout the European Union – despite huge opposition to the move. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine investigates tax chief over possible $75 mln graft – lawyer
    Mar03

    Ukraine investigates tax chief over possible $75 mln graft – lawyer

    KIEV – The head of Ukraine’s tax and customs service, Roman Nasirov, is being investigated over the suspected embezzlement of around 2 billion hryvnias ($75 million), his lawyer said on Friday. Television footage showed Nasirov being… …read more Source:...

    What can Armenia offer EU besides Mkhitaryan? President talks to Euronews
    Mar03

    What can Armenia offer EU besides Mkhitaryan? President talks to Euronews

    The EU and Armenia have concluded negotations on a Partnership Agreement. The deal is likely to be signed in May. President Serge Sargsyan spoke to Euronews’ Brussels correspondent Andrei Beketov in an exclusive intervew. Is the Armenia-EU deal a step forward or backward as compared to the Association agreement, which Armenia called off in...

    [Ticker] EU confirms deal on visa-free travel for Ukrainians
    Mar03

    [Ticker] EU confirms deal on visa-free travel for Ukrainians

    The EU council on Thursday formally confirmed a deal with the European Parliament to allow Ukrainian citizens to travel visa-free in the EU. The Maltese EU presidency said it “is hopeful that the Ukrainian visa liberalisation regime will enter into effect by the end of its term (end of June)”. Last month Russia announced visa-free...