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    European Union prolongs sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
    Dec15

    European Union prolongs sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

    European Union leaders have decided to extend the bloc’s economic sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis for another six months. …read more Source:...

    Brexit, Russia loom over ‘minefield’ EU summit
    Dec15

    Brexit, Russia loom over ‘minefield’ EU summit

    BRUSSELS — European Union leaders grappled with Russia and Brexit at a “minefield” summit in Brussels on Thursday at the end of one of the most turbulent years in the bloc’s history. The 28 leaders are dealing with the migration crisis, sanctions against Moscow over the wars in Ukraine and Syria, and a troublesome pact with Kiev...

    EU agrees Dutch demands on Ukraine deal to avoid ‘present for Russia’
    Dec15

    EU agrees Dutch demands on Ukraine deal to avoid ‘present for Russia’

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    NATO-Russia Council to Meet Amid East-West Standoff
    Dec15

    NATO-Russia Council to Meet Amid East-West Standoff

    NATO envoys will hold a formal meeting with Russia on Monday after Moscow agreed to a “frank discussion” about the east-west standoff that both sides say is a risk to Europe’s stability. The NATO-Russia Council, the forum bringing together NATO ambassadors and Russia’s top diplomat attached to the U.S.-led alliance, will...

    EU Leaders Discuss Ukraine, Syria, Brexit At ‘Minefield’ Summit
    Dec15

    EU Leaders Discuss Ukraine, Syria, Brexit At ‘Minefield’ Summit

    BRUSSELS — EU heads of state and government met in Brussels on December 15 for a one-day summit to discuss what a senior EU official called a minefield of issues faced by the European Union. The E …read more Source: Big News...

    European Parliament Vote Brings Georgia, Ukraine Closer To Visa-Free EU Travel
    Dec15

    European Parliament Vote Brings Georgia, Ukraine Closer To Visa-Free EU Travel

    BRUSSELS — A December 15 vote in the European Parliament has brought the goal of visa-free travel to EU Schengen Zone countries one big step closer to reality for citizens of Ukraine and Georgia. Th …read more Source: Big News...

    Netherlands, EU Reach Deal On Ukraine Association Agreement
    Dec15

    Netherlands, EU Reach Deal On Ukraine Association Agreement

    BRUSSELS — European Union leaders have reached an agreement about a demand from the Netherlands on a deal that would establish closer ties between the EU and Ukraine. The EUs so-called Association …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine will not join EU, Dutch are promised in effort to save treaty
    Dec15

    Ukraine will not join EU, Dutch are promised in effort to save treaty

    EU leaders offer guarantees to voters in the Netherlands after they rejected trade and political deal agreed by other member statesEU leaders have attempted to rescue a landmark treaty with Ukraine, which was rejected by Dutch voters, plunging ties with Europe’s eastern neighbour into uncertainty.In a bid to assuage Dutch concerns, European...

    EU Deal Aims for Closer Ties With Ukraine
    Dec15

    EU Deal Aims for Closer Ties With Ukraine

    European Union leaders on Thursday agreed to a compromise with representatives from the Netherlands that will allow increased cooperation and trade with Ukraine. The Netherlands is the only country that has not ratified a so-called association agreement between the EU and Ukraine that would help the country achieve closer relations with the West....

    EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months
    Dec15

    EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months

    The sanctions were adopted in response to Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea. The post EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia by six months appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. …read more Source: Premium Times...