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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Call for larger Belarus-Ukraine food trade, broader choice of products
    Jun21

    Call for larger Belarus-Ukraine food trade, broader choice of products

    Olga Trofimtseva also noted Ukraine’s interest in Belarusian milk production technologies. In her words, Ukraine will not produce second-rate quality milk as from 2018, yet the country feels the shortage of extra quality milk and, on the whole, raw materials for making cheese and butter. …read more Source:...

    Germany expects extension of EU sanctions against Russia: senior official
    Jun21

    Germany expects extension of EU sanctions against Russia: senior official

    BERLIN – European Union leaders are likely to agree on an extension of sanctions against Russia imposed over Moscow’s support for separatists in eastern Ukraine, a senior German government official said on Wednesday. “I expect there will be an… …read more Source:...

    Mogilev Oblast, Moldova keen to boost trade
    Jun21

    Mogilev Oblast, Moldova keen to boost trade

    Moldova is the oblast’s fourth largest importer and trade partner, trailing only Russia, Ukraine, and Kazakhstan. Mogilev Oblast buys Moldovan fruits and vegetables and sells elevators, chipboards, chemical products, and tractors. …read more Source:...

    Trial Of Crimean Journalist Semena Adjourned Until July
    Jun21

    Trial Of Crimean Journalist Semena Adjourned Until July

    The trial of Mykola Semena, an RFE/RL contributor who is fighting what he says is a politically motivated separatism charge on the Russian-controlled peninsula, has been adjourned until July 7. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Beeline and VTB Bank announced launch of an innovative proposal –  purchase of equipment in installments without interest and  commissions
    Jun21

    Beeline and VTB Bank announced launch of an innovative proposal –  purchase of equipment in installments without interest and  commissions

    ArmInfo.Beeline, within the framework of cooperation with VTB Bank (Armenia), launches an innovative proposal – the purchase of equipment in Beeline sales offices without payment of commissions and interest. On June 21, during a joint press conference with Beeline CEO Andrey Pyatakhin, the General Director of VTB Bank (Armenia) Yuri Gusev...

    Gung-ho culture at Warmbier’s tour agency on N. Korea trip
    Jun21

    Gung-ho culture at Warmbier’s tour agency on N. Korea trip

    Saint Patrick’s Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking games with cheery locals. Since 2008, the Young Pioneer Tours agency built up a business attracting young travelers with a competitively priced catalog of exotic-sounding, hard-partying adventures in one of the world’s most isolated countries. […] the death last week...

    Russia regrets new US sanctions, mulls retaliatory moves
    Jun21

    Russia regrets new US sanctions, mulls retaliatory moves

    President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday that the U.S. move wasn’t constructive, adding that “various options are being considered on expert level.” The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it has imposed sanctions on 38 Russian individuals and firms over Russian activities in Ukraine....

    Russia is considering retaliatory sanctions against the US
    Jun21

    Russia is considering retaliatory sanctions against the US

    Moscow is considering a range of retaliatory measures in response to a planned new round of U.S. sanctions to be imposed on Moscow over its role in Ukraine. …read more Source: Business...

    SitRep: Huge Changes in Saudi; Iranian Drones Downed in Syria, Pakistan; Mattis Praises Ukraine in Russia Fight
    Jun21

    SitRep: Huge Changes in Saudi; Iranian Drones Downed in Syria, Pakistan; Mattis Praises Ukraine in Russia Fight

    State Dept. Slams Saudi; U.S. and China Defense Officials Meet …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko scores Trump White House meeting
    Jun21

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko scores Trump White House meeting

    Amid speculation that Trump would refuse to meet the Ukrainian leader, Poroshenko had what the White House described as a “drop-in” with the US president. …read more Source: World...