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    Possible route for Iran’s oil supply to European countries revealed
    Aug29

    Possible route for Iran’s oil supply to European countries revealed

    Ukransnafta, Ukraine’s national operator of oil pipelines has revealed a route proposed for Iran’s oil deliveries to Ukraine and other European countries. …read more Source:...

    Belarus develops strategic deterrence capacities, downshifts air force
    Aug29

    Belarus develops strategic deterrence capacities, downshifts air force

    Belarus army receiving first Palanez MLRS. Image: S. Nikanovich, zviazda.by On 22 August the Belarusian the defence ministry announced the purchase of trainer and light ground-attack aircraft and transport helicopters to modernise its Air Force. At first glance this unimpressive deal seems to contradict Minsk’s recently announced ambitious...

    Poroshenko: Minsk Agreement is the only way for peaceful settlement of Ukraine’s conflict
    Aug29

    Poroshenko: Minsk Agreement is the only way for peaceful settlement of Ukraine’s conflict

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko thanked Belarus for the excellent organization of the Minsk talks on Ukraine. He stressed that the Minsk agreement is the only way for peaceful settlement of the conflict. …read more Source:...

    Same old “polycrisis” as Europe’s summer ends
    Aug29

    Same old “polycrisis” as Europe’s summer ends

    By Alastair Macdonald The European Union grinds back into action this week after its August break, still dazed by Britain’s midsummer vote to quit the EU and facing much the same “polycrisis” as a year ago: a mass of refugees, a fragile economy, hostile Russians and, yes, those Brits, now more awkward than ever. When President Jean-Claude...

    Roma forced to flee violent mob in Ukraine village
    Aug29

    Roma forced to flee violent mob in Ukraine village

    In Ukraine, around a dozen Roma families have reportedly been forced to flee for their lives after locals in a small village in the region of Odessa turned… …read more Source:...

    Rights Groups Say 13 Released From Secret Ukrainian Jail, Allege Torture
    Aug29

    Rights Groups Say 13 Released From Secret Ukrainian Jail, Allege Torture

    Thirteen civilians who were allegedly held incommunicado, interrogated, and tortured after being rounded up “abduction-style” have been released from a secret jail run by Ukraine’s domestic security service, two prominent human rights groups say. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Countdown to the Winter Universiade Games—Oh Boy!
    Aug29

    Countdown to the Winter Universiade Games—Oh Boy!

    Like me, I bet you can’t wait for the Winter Universiade Games in 2019 in Krasnoyarsk. What? You’ve never heard of these games? In truth, neither have I. But the Russian government announced last week that it was planning to spend $492 million to host these games, and the local government in Krasnoyarsk said it would spend another...

    Calls to end Ukraine crisis from Europe (AAP)
    Aug29

    Calls to end Ukraine crisis from Europe (AAP)

    Western officials are talking with Russia and Ukraine to encourage them to implement measures already agreed in the Minsk process. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine leaders take on ‘pro-Putin’ Trump
    Aug28

    Ukraine leaders take on ‘pro-Putin’ Trump

    Fears over effect Republican’s victory would have on US policy towards Kiev …read more Source: Financial...

    Germany, France, Poland Call For Efforts To End Ukraine Conflict
    Aug28

    Germany, France, Poland Call For Efforts To End Ukraine Conflict

    The foreign ministers of Germany, France, and Poland have agreed that there should be greater international efforts to reduce tensions in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...