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    Migration, security focus of last EU Council summit before Maltese presidency
    Dec15

    Migration, security focus of last EU Council summit before Maltese presidency

    The heads of state or government of the 27 EU member states are meeting in Brussels today to discuss migration, security and relations with the Ukraine and Russia in the last summit presided over by Slovakia before Malta takes over the presidency of the European Council in January. …read more Source: Libya...

    Policy for more students from Bulgarian diaspora kept
    Dec15

    Policy for more students from Bulgarian diaspora kept

    In an address towards the students from the Bulgarian diaspora, studying in this country, outgoing Minister of Education and Culture Meglena Kuneva assured that the policy for increasing the number of Bulgarian students from communities abroad would be kept. A total of 757 young people from Macedonia, Ukraine, Moldova, Serbia, Kosovo and Albania...

    News24.com | Putin, late as per usual, heads to Japan for talks
    Dec15

    News24.com | Putin, late as per usual, heads to Japan for talks

    Vladimir Putin’s first official visit to a G-7 country since Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea is starting in somewhat customary fashion: He is arriving late …read more Source:...

    The Latest: Putin and Abe begin talks on territorial dispute
    Dec15

    The Latest: Putin and Abe begin talks on territorial dispute

    NAGATO, Japan (AP) — The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Japan (all times local): 6:05 p.m. The leaders of Russia and Japan have begun talks at a hot springs resort in western Japan. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe were meeting Thursday evening in the city of Nagato. They started...

    Putin arrives in Japan for territorial talks
    Dec15

    Putin arrives in Japan for territorial talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Japan on Thursday for a two-day summit that marks his first official visit to a G-7 country since Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: CTV...

    View from Estonia: flaky friends and a neighbour from hell
    Dec15

    View from Estonia: flaky friends and a neighbour from hell

    ©Peter Kollany/Bloomberg Via Getty Images Hunched over the wheel of a night bus from Lithuania, our driver stares out at the icy roads that pass through Latvia and up to Estonia, lined on each side by forests and cabins. A drift of fog keeps him squinting through the darkness, left to guess what lies up ahead. The triumph of Donald Trump has left...

    European Council: Live blog
    Dec15

    European Council: Live blog

    EU leaders are gathered to discuss the implementation of the Turkey migration deal, how to ratify the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement after the Dutch referendum in June, sanctions against Russia and the conflict in Syria. There will also be talks without British Prime Minister Theresa May on the EU27’s Brexit strategy. …read more...

    Russia to appeal Dutch ruling to return Crimean treasures to Ukraine
    Dec15

    Russia to appeal Dutch ruling to return Crimean treasures to Ukraine

    Russia will appeal a Dutch court ruling that said a priceless collection of gold artefacts from Crimea on loan to a Dutch museum must be returned to Ukraine, the director of St Petersburg’s Hermitage Museum has said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia to appeal Dutch ruling to return Crimean treasures to Ukraine
    Dec15

    Russia to appeal Dutch ruling to return Crimean treasures to Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia will appeal a Dutch court ruling that said a priceless collection of gold artefacts from Crimea on loan to a Dutch museum must be returned to Ukraine, the director of St Petersburg’s Hermitage Museum has said. …read more Source: The...

    EU Summit Set Against Turbulent Backdrop
    Dec15

    EU Summit Set Against Turbulent Backdrop

    Leaders of the European Union meet in Brussels Thursday for a summit that follows a turbulent year for the 28-member group, as questions loom over the integrity and future of the organization. Among the top challenges to be addressed at the one-day meeting in Brussels Thursday will be whether to continue sanctions against Russia over Ukraine,...