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    Additions to the EU transparency register (February 13-20)
    Feb22

    Additions to the EU transparency register (February 13-20)

    Last week 84 new organizations signed up in the joint transparency register of the European Commission and the European Parliament. New entries include: a21soctenible Medio Ambiente, Desarrollo y Participacion Alter Summit Analizy Rynku Barbara Kielan aPODD Foundation Asociatia Lectura si Scrierea pentru Dezvoltarea Gandirii Critice Romania...

    Poroshenko, Trump: Ukraine leader praises ‘effective’ dialogue with US President
    Feb22

    Poroshenko, Trump: Ukraine leader praises ‘effective’ dialogue with US President

    Poroshenko told a meeting of Ukraine's top brass that he "had two very effective conversations with US President Donald Trump." Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Wednesday he has had two “very effective” conversations with US counterpart Donald Trump and was confident of building strong relations with...

    Firtash To Face Extradition
    Feb22

    Firtash To Face Extradition

    Dmitry Firtash, a Ukrainian oligarch with ties to former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, could soon face extradition to the United States on bribery charges. Financial Times: A Vienna court on Tuesday granted a request to extradite Dmitry Firtash, one of Ukraine’s richest and most powerful men, to the US on bribery charges, setting...

    Does Trump herald the end of the West?
    Feb22

    Does Trump herald the end of the West?

    LONDON — Since the fall of communism in 1989, a year has not gone by without some high-level meeting or international conference wrestling with the question of whether the Western alliance, NATO, has passed its sell-by date. “Whither NATO?” is now a well-worn inside joke for the conference attending global...

    Congress of Ukraine opens Baku office
    Feb22

    Congress of Ukraine opens Baku office

    The Congress of Ukraine has opened its office in Baku. Participants in the event included head of the Interparliamentary Working Group on the Republic of Azerbaijan in the Parliament of Ukraine Maksim Kuryachiy, Ukrainian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Alexander Mishchenko as well as public figures …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 AM ET!
    Feb22

    Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 AM ET!

    It’s another one of those Wednesdays that feels like a Tuesday, because of the Tuesday that felt like a Monday. Hopefully, neither Greg Dworkin nor Joan McCarter will be similarly confused, and we’ll enjoy our regular Wednesday visits! Listen LIVE right here at 9:00 AM ET! The Kagro in the Morning show is growing by leaps &...

    Ukraine leader praises ‘effective’ dialogue with Trump (AFP)
    Feb22

    Ukraine leader praises ‘effective’ dialogue with Trump (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Wednesday he has had two “very effective” conversations with US counterpart Donald Trump and was confident of building strong relations with Washington. …read more Source: The West...

    Continued violations of Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb22

    Continued violations of Ukraine ceasefire

    Peace in Eastern Ukraine remains tenuous as a spate of violations of a newly implemented ceasefire continued overnight into Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Ex-Ukraine leader urges Trump to end war in east
    Feb22

    Ex-Ukraine leader urges Trump to end war in east

    MOSCOW, Russia – Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych has urged US President Donald Trump to act to stop the war in eastern Ukraine that he blamed on “irresponsible actions” by Kiev and the West. In the letter, which was made public on Wednesday, February 22, Yanukovych urges the US leader to … …read more Source:...

    Russian, Ukrainian tensions evident at UN
    Feb22

    Russian, Ukrainian tensions evident at UN

    The UN Security Council paid public tribute to late Russian ambassador Vitaly Churkin on Tuesday — but tensions simmered behind the scenes, as Ukraine blocked a more formal statement of condolences. …read more Source:...