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    EU’s top diplomats vow to uphold Russia sanctions
    Feb06

    EU’s top diplomats vow to uphold Russia sanctions

    BRUSSELS: The European Union’s (EU) top diplomats vowed on Monday to uphold sanctions against Russia for destabilising conflict-torn Ukraine, despite confusion over how US President Donald Trump plans to manage his relations with Moscow. Determined to wait no longer for a clear message from Washington, EU foreign ministers said their...

    Turkish media and travel to Ukraine
    Feb06

    Turkish media and travel to Ukraine

    Femen, a group made up of women activists, staged a demonstration about eight years ago in front of the Turkish Embassy in Kiev, carrying posters that said, “Ukraine is not a brothel.” …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    EU diplomats pledge to maintain sanctions on Russia
    Feb06

    EU diplomats pledge to maintain sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS — The European Union’s top diplomats vowed Monday to uphold sanctions against Russia for destabilizing conflict-torn Ukraine, despite confusion over how President Trump plans to manage his relations with Moscow. Determined to wait no longer for a clear message from Washington, EU foreign ministers said their economic sanctions must...

    Report: Retired Gen. Flynn to recommend Trump make a big move against Russia
    Feb06

    Report: Retired Gen. Flynn to recommend Trump make a big move against Russia

    On Monday, Politico reported that retired general and national security advisor to President Donald Trump, Michael Flynn, would advise the Trump administration to back Montenegro's entrance into NATO — a move sure to infuriate Russia. Flynn has long-standing ties to Russia, most notably he received payment to attend a gala event for Russia...

    Zozulya unlikely to join Rayo, agent says
    Feb06

    Zozulya unlikely to join Rayo, agent says

    Ukraine striker Roman Zozulya, falsely labelled a neo-Nazi by a Spanish newspaper, is unlikely to play for Rayo Vallecano this season, one of his agents said on Monday. Zozulya signed for the second division strugglers on loan from Real Betis last week but immediately came under fire from supporters who refused to accept his denial …read...

    Trump agrees to attend NATO summit in May
    Feb06

    Trump agrees to attend NATO summit in May

    U.S. President Donald Trump will be attending the NATO summit which will be held at the alliance’s headquarters in late May. Trump is well known for his views that NATO is “obsolete.” The White House says that Trump spoke with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Sunday. The two talked about “how to encourage all NATO allies to meet...

    ‘Terrified’ elderly woman living in fear on Ukraine’s frontline
    Feb06

    ‘Terrified’ elderly woman living in fear on Ukraine’s frontline

    Nella Krachkovska told ITV News about her daily fears as shells bombard her small town of Avdiivka. …read more Source:...

    Zozulya unlikely to join Rayo, agent says
    Feb06

    Zozulya unlikely to join Rayo, agent says

    Ukraine striker Roman Zozulya, falsely labelled a neo-Nazi by a Spanish newspaper, is unlikely to play for Rayo Vallecano this season, one of his agents said on Monday. Zozulya signed for the second division strugglers on loan from Real Betis last week but immediately came under fire from supporters who refused to accept his denial of the...

    Morocco and Africa bet on unity
    Feb06

    Morocco and Africa bet on unity

    One needn’t look far or long to see the disastrous consequences of internecine conflict – from Syria to the Crimea. As a longtime observer of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, it seems to me that last week’s decision by the African… …read more Source: The...

    Flynn to recommend Trump back NATO membership for Montenegro
    Feb06

    Flynn to recommend Trump back NATO membership for Montenegro

    National security adviser Michael Flynn will recommend that President Donald Trump support allowing the small Balkan nation of Montenegro to join NATO, POLITICO has learned — despite strong opposition from Russia. The move will be a major test of the new administration’s policy toward Moscow, which considers any further eastward...