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    What is the likelihood of a Cyprus settlement?
    Nov25

    What is the likelihood of a Cyprus settlement?

    In an podcast interview by Cyprus Mail journalist Rosie Charalambous with an expert on the Cyprus problem, James Ker-Lindsay, Charalambous asks if there is any hope of solving the Cyprus problem after the Cyprus Summit in Mont Pèlerin, Switzerland hit the buffers on Monday. Senior Visiting Fellow of the LSE and long-time follower of the Cyprus...

    Crimean Tatar leader’s son released from Russian prison
    Nov25

    Crimean Tatar leader’s son released from Russian prison

    Khayser Dzhemilev, held since 2014, is the son of Crimean Tatar Mejlis leader …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Ukraine: exiled ex-President Yanukovych’s testimony cut short in Maidan murder trial
    Nov25

    Ukraine: exiled ex-President Yanukovych’s testimony cut short in Maidan murder trial

    Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has appeared in court via video link to give evidence in the trial of five ex-riot policemen accused of shooting dead protesters in… …read more Source:...

    Twenty-four-year-old former-model appointed to Ukraine senior security role
    Nov25

    Twenty-four-year-old former-model appointed to Ukraine senior security role

    Ukraine officials have sparked controversy by giving a 24-year-old former model a top security job. The appointment of Anastasia Deyeva as deputy interior minister drew allegations on social media that she had been appointed for her looks rather than her experience or abilities. The row has intensified since the discovery of nude online pictures...

    Ukraine Says It’s Ready to Resume Gas Purchases from Russia
    Nov25

    Ukraine Says It’s Ready to Resume Gas Purchases from Russia

    Ukraine’s state-owned energy company says it’s ready to resume gas purchases from Russia.The statement was released several hours after the Russian energy minister and the European Union’s energy chief met for talks in Moscow on Friday and said representatives of the EU,… …read more Source:...

    EC: Russia, Ukraine to Meet in Brussels for Gas Talks
    Nov25

    EC: Russia, Ukraine to Meet in Brussels for Gas Talks

    Russia and Ukraine are about to meet in Brussels with officials from the European Commission to discuss the resumption of gas supplies to Ukraine, halted after Moscow annexed the Crimean peninsula in 2014, the EU Commission Vice-President for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic said on Friday. “A three-way meeting will take place in Brussels in the...

    Belarus on the international stage: a Russian puppet or a skillful diplomat?
    Nov25

    Belarus on the international stage: a Russian puppet or a skillful diplomat?

    Belarus’s ambassador to the UN Andrei Dapkiunas. Photo: @BelarusUNNY on Twitter On 15 November, at the 71st session of the UN General Assembly, the Belarusian delegation voted against a draft resolution tabled by Ukraine on the human rights situation in Crimea. This vote, along with Belarus’s failed attempt to adjourn debate on all...

    Ukraine says it’s ready to resume gas purchases from Russia
    Nov25

    Ukraine says it’s ready to resume gas purchases from Russia

    Ukraine’s state-owned energy company says it’s ready to resume gas purchases from Russia …read more Source: U.S....

    European leaders call for urgent arms talks with Russia
    Nov25

    European leaders call for urgent arms talks with Russia

    Fourteen countries, including Germany and France, concerned about ‘unstable’ Europe and want new dialogueThe leaders of 14 European countries led by Germany have issued a statement calling for the reopening of arms control talks with Russia and warning the existing arms control regimes are crumbling.The statement says the countries are...

    Protests prompt Ukraine court to halt video-link testimony by ex-president
    Nov25

    Protests prompt Ukraine court to halt video-link testimony by ex-president

    Protests prompted a Ukrainian court to postpone its questioning of exiled former president Viktor Yanukovich as a witness at a trial on Friday over the killing of demonstrators, a delay that Yanukovich said was a bid to obstruct justice. …read more Source: Channel...