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    [Ticker] Report: German and Greek ships flout EU sanctions on Crimea
    Sep02

    [Ticker] Report: German and Greek ships flout EU sanctions on Crimea

    EU states’ ships are flouting the bloc’s embargo on doing business with Ukraine’s Russia-annexed Crimea, according to a new report by the OCCRP, a club of investigative reporters in eastern Europe. “Over the past two years, 24 vessels bearing EU countries’ flags, 43 vessels registered in the EU and 22 vessels owned by EU...

    After increase in violence in Ukraine, truce starts and ends
    Sep02

    After increase in violence in Ukraine, truce starts and ends

    Ukrainian Anti-Terrorist Operation headquarters reported that a truce had been holding on September 1 but attacks have later resumed. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Bulgaria MPs See Syria Crisis, Migrants as Top Threats to National Security
    Sep02

    Bulgaria MPs See Syria Crisis, Migrants as Top Threats to National Security

    Bulgaria’s Parliament on Thursday approved the yearly report on the state of national security for 2015, highlighting the conflict in Syria and the migrant crisis. The documents says terrorist and unconventional threats to Bulgaria have been rising throughout the year. Challenges to Bulgaria’s national security stem mainly from the...

    OSCE members lack common goals: Rinkēvičs
    Sep02

    OSCE members lack common goals: Rinkēvičs

    Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs on Thursday took part in an informal meeting of foreign ministers from the participating States of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in Potsdam. In his statement to the meeting, the Latvian Foreign Minister emphasized that the primary criterion for the effectiveness of the...

    Japan’s Shinzo Abe in Russia to warm ties with Vladimir Putin
    Sep02

    Japan’s Shinzo Abe in Russia to warm ties with Vladimir Putin

    Vladivostok, Sep 2 : Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is set to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Russia’s far east today as the countries step up efforts to boost trade ties and resolve a lingering territorial dispute. Tokyo-Moscow relations are hamstrung by a row dating back to the end of World War II when Soviet troops seized...

    Japan’s Abe in Russia to warm ties with Putin
    Sep02

    Japan’s Abe in Russia to warm ties with Putin

    VLADIVOSTOK, Russia: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is set to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Russia’s far east on Friday as the countries step up efforts to boost trade ties and resolve a lingering territorial dispute. Tokyo-Moscow relations are hamstrung by a row dating back to the end of World War II when Soviet troops...

    Bulgaria MPs See Syria Crisis, Migrants as Threat to National Security
    Sep02

    Bulgaria MPs See Syria Crisis, Migrants as Threat to National Security

    Bulgaria’s Parliament on Thursday approved the yearly report on the state of national security for 2015, highlighting the conflict in Syria and the migrant crisis. The documents says terrorist and unconventional threats to Bulgaria have been rising throughout the year. Challenges to Bulgaria’s national security stem mainly from the...

    Why Tourists Flock to ‘Spice Islands’ for Holidays
    Sep02

    Why Tourists Flock to ‘Spice Islands’ for Holidays

    ANALYSISBy Issa YussufZanzibar — Last month, Mr Kunal Kapoor from Indian Film Industry visited Zanzibar as a special guest at the annual Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF).And veteran politician Mr Zitto Kabwe of ACT-Wazalendo party had seized the opportunity to tie the knot on the island. Mr Kabwe, unknowingly, had joined a long list of...

    Theresa May’s foreign policy? ‘Absolutely no idea’
    Sep02

    Theresa May’s foreign policy? ‘Absolutely no idea’

    LONDON — Theresa May’s sure-footed start to foreign relations has impressed world leaders. Diplomats in Paris and Berlin speak of a “serious” and “astute” politician that they can deal with. But back at home a quiet unease is emerging. As she heads to her first international summit as prime minister, at the G20 in China this weekend,...

    US announces long list of fresh sanctions against Russia
    Sep02

    US announces long list of fresh sanctions against Russia

    The United States announces a long list of fresh sanctions against Russia over the situation in Ukraine and the rejoining of Crimea to Russia in 2014. …read more Source:...