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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Warning of Russia, Dutch PM confident on Ukraine deal
    Dec16

    Warning of Russia, Dutch PM confident on Ukraine deal

    KIEV/THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said he was confident parliament would approve a European Union compromise designed to rescue a cooperation accord between Ukraine and the bloc after Dutch voters rejected it in a referendum. …read more Source: Libya...

    Warning of Russia, Dutch PM confident on Ukraine deal
    Dec16

    Warning of Russia, Dutch PM confident on Ukraine deal

    KIEV/THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said he was confident parliament would approve a European Union compromise designed to rescue a cooperation accord between Ukraine and the bloc after Dutch voters rejected it in a referendum. …read more Source: The...

    State Department Softens Ukraine Travel Warning with No Apparent Explanation
    Dec16

    State Department Softens Ukraine Travel Warning with No Apparent Explanation

    The U.S. State Department updated its travel warning for Ukraine this week, backing off a recommendation that U.S. citizens currently in Crimea and the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk leave the area. on WeeklyStandard.com …read more Source: The Weekly...

    Europe hunkers down for Hurricane Donald
    Dec16

    Europe hunkers down for Hurricane Donald

    Out of the frying pan and into the fire. After a year scarred by referendums that hurled defiance at Brussels, climaxing in Britain’s June vote to quit the bloc, the European Union is bracing for more storms in 2017, starting with the landfall of “Hurricane Donald” from across the Atlantic. The U.S. president-elect was the elephant in the...

    Russia to Obama: Put up or shut up
    Dec16

    Russia to Obama: Put up or shut up

    The Russian government is firing back at the Obama administration in the escalating war of words over the hacking of former Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta’s email inbox. President Barack Obama, who will leave office in a little over a month, has promised that the United States will retaliate against Russia for their alleged...

    Dutch PM: unsure if Ukraine compromise will be ratified before March 15 poll
    Dec16

    Dutch PM: unsure if Ukraine compromise will be ratified before March 15 poll

    THE HAGUE – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday he was confident parliament would approve a compromise he secured from other European Union leaders on an EU-Ukraine pact, but said he was unsure it would be ratified before a March 15 election. … …read more Source:...

    Freudlos in die Ferien
    Dec16

    Freudlos in die Ferien

    Es war der Morgen nach dem Weihnachtsgipfel, und allüberall im Land waren Menschen unzufrieden, bis hin zum Küchenpersonal: Teilnehmer grantelten über Donald Tusk, weil die Veranstaltung lang und länger wurde. Mario Draghi und Jens Stoltenberg darüber, dass sie lange warten hatten müssen. Und die Köche der Mächtigen, denn ihre...

    Dutch government prepares to ratify EU-Ukraine deal
    Dec16

    Dutch government prepares to ratify EU-Ukraine deal

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) ” The Netherlands’ government has prepared legislation clearing the way for Parliament to vote on ratifying an EU-Ukraine free trade pact, despite Dutch voters rejecting the deal in a referendum.Prime… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Dutch government approves draft law to ratify Ukraine pact
    Dec16

    Dutch government approves draft law to ratify Ukraine pact

    The Dutch government Friday approved a draft law needed to ratify the EU’s historic pact with Ukraine after reaching a compromise with Brussels following a referendum in which Dutch voters rejected the deal. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia’s Paramilitary Mercenaries Emerge From The Shadows
    Dec16

    Russia’s Paramilitary Mercenaries Emerge From The Shadows

    The leader of a shadowy Russian private mercenary corps has been spotted at a lavish Kremlin reception for holders of military honors, in the strongest indication yet of the key role such groups have played in Russia’s interventions in Ukraine and Syria. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...