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    Trump picks ExxonMobil CEO Tillerson as choice for secretary of state
    Dec13

    Trump picks ExxonMobil CEO Tillerson as choice for secretary of state

    President-elect Donald Trump has chosen ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson to serve as secretary of state, the transition team announced Tuesday, setting up a heated Senate confirmation battle and signaling a desire to ease Washington’s estrangement with Russia., Like Trump, Tillerson, 64, has no formal foreign policy experience, but has built...

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine to jointly design ships
    Dec13

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine to jointly design ships

    Azerbaijan and Ukraine has agreed to jointly design ships, as Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company and Ukrainian Marine Engineering Bureau will create a joint venture — Caspian Engineering Bureau. …read more Source:...

    Merkel, Hollande want extention of Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec13

    Merkel, Hollande want extention of Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    Merkel said sanctions against Russia would have to be extended because of a lack of progress in implementing the Minsk ceasefire agreement. …read more Source:...

    Germany’s Merkel, France’s Hollande want to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec13

    Germany’s Merkel, France’s Hollande want to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    December 13, 2016 7:56 PMBERLIN (AFP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande said on Tuesday (Dec 13) they favour extending EU sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine conflict, ahead of a Brussels summit that will discuss the issue. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Folklore festival in Koprivshitsa – in people’s hearts and now, on the UNESCO list
    Dec13

    Folklore festival in Koprivshitsa – in people’s hearts and now, on the UNESCO list

    “Bulgaria in our hearts”. These words on the T-shirts worn by Japanese tourists coming to the national folklore festival in Koprivshitsa are a good way to sum up the feelings of the thousands of people the event brings together once every five years on the seven meadows around of the quaint Revival-time town. The participants begin preparing very...

    Merkel, Hollande want to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec13

    Merkel, Hollande want to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    BERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday that an EU summit this week should decide to extend sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Merkel, Hollande call for extending EU sanctions against Russia
    Dec13

    Merkel, Hollande call for extending EU sanctions against Russia

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande called for an extension of European Union (EU) sanctions against Russia on Tuesday. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Merkel says sanctions against Russia over Ukraine must be extended
    Dec13

    Merkel says sanctions against Russia over Ukraine must be extended

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday sanctions against Russia over the crisis in eastern Ukraine would have to be extended because of a lack of progress in implementing the Minsk ceasefire agreement. …read more Source: Channel...

    Merkel, Hollande want to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec13

    Merkel, Hollande want to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday that an EU summit this week should decide to extend sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine conflict. Merkel said that, given shortcomings in the Ukraine peace process, “it will be necessary to extend sanctions against Russia once more”, and Hollande said he...

    Merkel, Hollande want to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec13

    Merkel, Hollande want to extend Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday that an EU summit this week should decide to extend sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine conflict. Merkel said that, given shortcomings in the Ukraine peace process, “it will be necessary to extend sanctions against Russia once more”, and Hollande said he...