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    ‘Brexit deal can act as a model for ties with Turkey, Ukraine’
    Dec27

    ‘Brexit deal can act as a model for ties with Turkey, Ukraine’

    German Minister suggests a template …read more Source: The...

    Berlin offers new model for Turkey, EU

    An EU agreement with Britain on relations after Brexit could serve as a model for ties with other countries that want to be as close as possible to the bloc but are not yet ready to join, such as Ukraine and Turkey, Germany’s Foreign Minister has said. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Saudi chess PR gambit checked by controversies
    Dec27

    Saudi chess PR gambit checked by controversies

    DUBAI: Saudi Arabia brushed aside rulings from top clerics to host a big money chess tournament, but the gambit to improve the kingdom’s image has been jolted by regional power plays. The landmark event and its record $2 million (1.7 million euro) prize pot come as Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman looks to repackage his oil-rich nation as...

    Trump Sends Tank-Killing Missile To Fight Russia in Ukraine, But What Can It Do?
    Dec27

    Trump Sends Tank-Killing Missile To Fight Russia in Ukraine, But What Can It Do?

    A move that has angered the Kremlin and signifies the U.S. government’s escalating involvement in the conflict. …read more Source:...

    U.S. decision to provide anti-tank missiles to Ukraine angers Russian leaders
    Dec27

    U.S. decision to provide anti-tank missiles to Ukraine angers Russian leaders

    President Trump’s long-delayed decision to provide Ukraine with defensive lethal weapons signaled a new willingness to oppose Russian intervention in its neighbor, but has made European allies nervous that a recent hike in fighting could escalate. The State Department said Friday that the administration… …read more Source: Los...

    UK Navy: Russian ships encroach on British waters
    Dec27

    UK Navy: Russian ships encroach on British waters

    By Michael Birnbaum | Washington Post BRUSSELS – British ships and a helicopter were dispatched over the Christmas holiday weekend to track an “upsurge” of Russian naval vessels passing near British waters, the British Navy said Tuesday, as British and NATO leaders warn of Russian naval activity at levels unseen since the Cold War. At least four...

    German FM can’t imagine Turkey and Ukraine in EU
    Dec27

    German FM can’t imagine Turkey and Ukraine in EU

    German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel says Ukraine and Turkey will not become members of the European Union in the near future. “I cannot imagine either Turkey or Ukraine becoming EU members in the coming years,” Gabriel said in an interview with the German Funke Media Group, Tanjug reported on Tuesday, citing TASS. At the same […] …read...

    Brexit could be   model for Turkey,   Ukraine: Gabriel
    Dec27

    Brexit could be model for Turkey, Ukraine: Gabriel

    BERLIN: A EU agreement with Britain on relations after Brexit could serve as a model for ties with other countries that want to be as close as possible to the bloc but are not yet ready to join, such as Ukraine and Turkey, Germany’s foreign minister said. Britain secured the go-ahead from Brussels to start talks on its future relationship...

    Ukrainian interpreter who visited May arrested on Russian spying charges
    Dec25

    Ukrainian interpreter who visited May arrested on Russian spying charges

    Stanislav Yezhov had regular access to insider information and travelled on high-profile trips to London and WashingtonAn interpreter for Ukraine’s prime minister who was photographed with Theresa May inside Downing Street has been arrested on suspicion of working as a Russian spy.Ukraine’s SBU security service arrested Stanislav...

    Fresh Battle Lines Drawn in Russia’s Culture Wars
    Dec25

    Fresh Battle Lines Drawn in Russia’s Culture Wars

    Outside the doors to the Moscow courthouse, the crowd of supporters, and reporters, swelled into the hundreds. Inside, one of Russia’s most famous theater directors was on trial for embezzlement. Just meters away, on a street corner, a young woman stood with a small sign: “Return our artist to us.” Such are the times in Russia,...