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    EU agrees Dutch demands on Ukraine deal to avoid ‘present for Russia’
    Dec15

    EU agrees Dutch demands on Ukraine deal to avoid ‘present for Russia’

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    NATO-Russia Council to Meet Amid East-West Standoff
    Dec15

    NATO-Russia Council to Meet Amid East-West Standoff

    NATO envoys will hold a formal meeting with Russia on Monday after Moscow agreed to a “frank discussion” about the east-west standoff that both sides say is a risk to Europe’s stability. The NATO-Russia Council, the forum bringing together NATO ambassadors and Russia’s top diplomat attached to the U.S.-led alliance, will...

    EU Leaders Discuss Ukraine, Syria, Brexit At ‘Minefield’ Summit
    Dec15

    EU Leaders Discuss Ukraine, Syria, Brexit At ‘Minefield’ Summit

    BRUSSELS — EU heads of state and government met in Brussels on December 15 for a one-day summit to discuss what a senior EU official called a minefield of issues faced by the European Union. The E …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine will not join EU, Dutch are promised in effort to save treaty
    Dec15

    Ukraine will not join EU, Dutch are promised in effort to save treaty

    EU leaders offer guarantees to voters in the Netherlands after they rejected trade and political deal agreed by other member statesEU leaders have attempted to rescue a landmark treaty with Ukraine, which was rejected by Dutch voters, plunging ties with Europe’s eastern neighbour into uncertainty.In a bid to assuage Dutch concerns, European...

    EU Deal Aims for Closer Ties With Ukraine
    Dec15

    EU Deal Aims for Closer Ties With Ukraine

    European Union leaders on Thursday agreed to a compromise with representatives from the Netherlands that will allow increased cooperation and trade with Ukraine. The Netherlands is the only country that has not ratified a so-called association agreement between the EU and Ukraine that would help the country achieve closer relations with the West....

    EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months
    Dec15

    EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months

    The sanctions were adopted in response to Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea. The post EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. …read more Source: Premium Times...

    Japan, Russia ‘may revive’ security talks after summit
    Dec15

    Japan, Russia ‘may revive’ security talks after summit

    Japan and Russia will likely revive security talks and keep discussing a territorial row that has kept them from signing a peace treaty formally ending World War II, Russia’s foreign minister said yesterday, as the countries’ leaders met.Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks at a hot spring...

    Trump’s United States may be a threat to United Nations
    Dec15

    Trump’s United States may be a threat to United Nations

    Co-authored by Mogens Lykketoft, President of the UN’s 70th General Assembly, This is the first excerpt from our book on our experiences at the UN and in New York during the UN General Assembly’s 70th session, 2015-16, translated from the Danish The election of Trump is a threat to the United Nations’ mission and purpose. His...

    Will Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the Department of Justice drain Donald Trump’s swamp?
    Dec15

    Will Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the Department of Justice drain Donald Trump’s swamp?

    In this photo taken Nov. 17, 2016, Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala. speaks to media at Trump Tower in New York. President-elect Donald Trump has picked Sessions for the job of attorney general. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) (Credit: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Imagine (it’s easy if you try)… President Trump sues the General Services Administration for...

    EU agrees Dutch demands on Ukraine deal to avoid ‘present for Russia’
    Dec15

    EU agrees Dutch demands on Ukraine deal to avoid ‘present for Russia’

    European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to spell out limits to a landmark cooperation accord with Ukraine in order to address Dutch concerns and prevent the deal from unravelling. …read more Source: Channel...