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    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it’s useful
    Nov24

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it’s useful

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday he was willing to attend four-way talks on the conflict in eastern Ukraine if mediators Germany and France believe the meeting can be useful. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it's useful
    Nov24

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it's useful

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday he was willing to attend four-way talks on the conflict in eastern Ukraine if mediators Germany and France believe the meeting can be useful. …read more Source: The...

    With Hospitals Destroyed, Aleppo Could Be ‘Next Madaya,’ Doctor Warns
    Nov24

    With Hospitals Destroyed, Aleppo Could Be ‘Next Madaya,’ Doctor Warns

    days after the last functioning hospitals were bombed out of operation in the eastern part of Aleppo, activists are warning that the city could become “the next Madaya.” More than a quarter of a million people living in eastern Aleppo now have no access to urgent medical care. The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Sunday that while some...

    Ukraine’s President Confident Of Continued U.S. Support
    Nov24

    Ukraine’s President Confident Of Continued U.S. Support

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has expressed confidence in continued U.S. support for his country after having spoken to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on the phone about Russian “aggression.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hungary offers Ukrainians free long-stay visas
    Nov24

    Hungary offers Ukrainians free long-stay visas

    Hungary’s prime minister says his country is eliminating fees on visas for Ukrainian citizens. …read more Source: World...

    Putin Claims Russia’s Borders ‘End Nowhere’ At Geography Event
    Nov24

    Putin Claims Russia’s Borders ‘End Nowhere’ At Geography Event

    “Russia’s borders end nowhere,” Russian President Vladimir Putin declared at the annual award ceremony of the national geographic society in Moscow to roaring applause, broadcast live on state television on Thursday. “This is a joke,” Putin declared, as the cameras panned to the hall full of grinning government officials, including Minister...

    Poroshenko sure Trump will not change U.S. policy on Ukraine
    Nov24

    Poroshenko sure Trump will not change U.S. policy on Ukraine

    BRUSSELS – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday he did not expect the election of Donald Trump to the White House to bring any great change in U.S. support for his country. Saying Kiev had enjoyed support from both parties in… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine could leverage trade deal with Canada to enter American market
    Nov24

    Ukraine could leverage trade deal with Canada to enter American market

    Special to The Ukrainian Weekly OTTAWA – The doors to further trade deals may be closed once President-elect Donald Trump takes office on January 20, but Ukraine could have an exporting path to the United States via the Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA), according to a Ukrainian Canadian member of Parliament. Borys Wrzesnewskyj, who...

    Dear Martin, we’ll miss you. Love from Donald and Jean-Claude
    Nov24

    Dear Martin, we’ll miss you. Love from Donald and Jean-Claude

    The president of the European Commission on Thursday expressed “regret” over Martin Schulz’s decision to swap Brussels for Berlin. Jean-Claude Juncker described Schulz, who in the early hours of Thursday told POLITICO he will step down as European Parliament president and seek election to the German parliament, as a “convinced and...

    Students from 28 countries to take part in moot court competition in Minsk
    Nov24

    Students from 28 countries to take part in moot court competition in Minsk

    This year the competition will feature teams and referees from 28 countries, including the United States, Australia, Canada, Germany, Kazakhstan, Portugal, Russia, and Ukraine and a team of Harvard law school. …read more Source:...