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    Trump’s ‘unpredecented’ flattery of Putin ‘out-of-step’: Obama
    Oct18

    Trump’s ‘unpredecented’ flattery of Putin ‘out-of-step’: Obama

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US President Barack Obama on Tuesday slammed Donald Trumps flattery of Russias Vladimir Putin as unprecedented and out of step with both Democrats and rank-and-file Republicans.The Republican presidential nominee has repeatedly voiced admiration for the Russian president — notably calling him a better leader than...

    Merkel to host Putin, Poroshenko for Ukrainian peace summit in Berlin
    Oct18

    Merkel to host Putin, Poroshenko for Ukrainian peace summit in Berlin

    Amid increasingly murky relations between Russia and the West, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is hosting a summit in Berlin to try to bring peace to the conflict between the Ukrainian government and pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Obama tells Trump to ‘stop whining’
    Oct18

    Obama tells Trump to ‘stop whining’

    President Barack Obama yesterday slapped down Donald Trump’s claim that the 2016 presidential race is rigged, telling the Republican to “stop whining” and get on with his campaign.In language normally reserved for chastising a stroppy teenager, Obama discarded diplomatic decorum and skewered the mogul from the Rose Garden in front of...

    Solberg assured Norwegian support to Ukraine
    Oct18

    Solberg assured Norwegian support to Ukraine

    Prime Minister Erna Solberg assured President Petro Poroshenko that Norway has a desire for closer cooperation with Ukraine and will maintain Norwegian support to the… The post Solberg assured Norwegian support to Ukraine appeared first on Norway Today. …read more Source: Norway...

    The Brief from Brussels: Leaders meet to discuss Ukraine
    Oct18

    The Brief from Brussels: Leaders meet to discuss Ukraine

    This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the daily news stories making headlines around Europe. …read more Source:...

    Kaljurand to return to Ministry of Foreign Affairs as cyber security adviser
    Oct18

    Kaljurand to return to Ministry of Foreign Affairs as cyber security adviser

    Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and presidential candidate Marina Kaljurand announced that she will begin part-time work at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as an adviser on cyber security-related issues. She will likewise be taking part in her first weeklong course at the Civil and Political School (CAPS) in Kiev in November. …read more...

    Turkey’s Erdogan Statement on Western Thrace Angers Greece
    Oct18

    Turkey’s Erdogan Statement on Western Thrace Angers Greece

    The Greek Foreign Ministry has warned Turkish President Erdogan that he should respect international agreements. The reason for the warning is the statement of the Turkish head of state that Ankara “cannot ignore” its compatriots in Western Thrace, Cyprus and the Crimea. According to the Greek Ministry, the statement could undermine regional...

    OSCE Monitor Says 70 Percent Of Restrictions In Ukraine Are In Separatist-Controlled East
    Oct18

    OSCE Monitor Says 70 Percent Of Restrictions In Ukraine Are In Separatist-Controlled East

    A senior member of the monitoring mission in Ukraine from the OSCE says 70 percent of the restrictions imposed on the free movement of monitors since May has been in areas outside of the control of Ukraine’s government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Who is behind the killing of Donbass commander ‘Motorola’?
    Oct18

    Who is behind the killing of Donbass commander ‘Motorola’?

    A Russian warlord known as “Motorola” has been killed in the Donetsk People’s Republic in eastern Ukraine, where he commanded the breakaway territory’s rebel forces. The identity of those responsible …read more Source: Big News...

    Merkel expects “no wonders” from four-way meeting on Ukraine
    Oct18

    Merkel expects “no wonders” from four-way meeting on Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said “no wonders” should be expected at talks on a stalled peace plan for eastern Ukraine which she will host on Wednesday with the leaders of Russia, France and Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...