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    Poroshenko ‘sure’ Trump supports Ukraine against Russia (AFP)
    Nov14

    Poroshenko ‘sure’ Trump supports Ukraine against Russia (AFP)

    Stockholm (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday said he has “no doubt” that president-elect Donald Trump will refuse to recognise Russia’s annexation of Crimea, and will cooperate with his country. …read more Source: The West...

    Igor Dodon wins Moldova presidential election
    Nov14

    Igor Dodon wins Moldova presidential election

    Pro-Russia candidate Igor Dodon has been elected as the new President of Moldova. He takes over from President Timoftai who has supported European Union sanctions on Russia, and he defeated the pro-Europe candidate, Maia Sandu. …read more Source: Radio France...

    Poroshenko ‘sure’ Trump supports Ukraine against Russia
    Nov14

    Poroshenko ‘sure’ Trump supports Ukraine against Russia

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday said he has “no doubt” that president-elect Donald Trump will refuse to recognise Russia’s annexation of Crimea, and will cooperate with his country. “Not one state in the world, except it seems to me North Korea and Venezuela, recognises Crimea,” Poroshenko told a joint news conference with...

    Poroshenko ‘sure’ Trump supports Ukraine against Russia
    Nov14

    Poroshenko ‘sure’ Trump supports Ukraine against Russia

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Monday said he has “no doubt” that president-elect Donald Trump will refuse to recognize Russia’s annexation of Crimea, and will cooperate with his country …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine in uproar over 24-year-old’s naming as minister
    Nov14

    Ukraine in uproar over 24-year-old’s naming as minister

    Ukraine was in an uproar Monday over the appointment as deputy interior minister of a 24-year-old woman who made her name by posing nude and working for a Russian-backed party …read more Source: The Daily...

    Poroshenko ‘sure’ Trump supports Ukraine against Russia
    Nov14

    Poroshenko ‘sure’ Trump supports Ukraine against Russia

    “Not one state in the world, except it seems to me North Korea and Venezuela, recognises Crimea,” Poroshenko told a joint news conference with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in Stockholm. …read more Source: World...

    Obama on farewell tour to Europe fearful of Trump
    Nov14

    Obama on farewell tour to Europe fearful of Trump

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: Barack Obama will travel on Monday (Tuesday in Manila) to Greece and Germany in a final official visit designed, in a strange bit of political contortion, at reassuring worried Europeans about a man he once warned was “unfit” for the presidency: Donald Trump. The irony is cruel: In the name of a peaceful transition, the American...

    Exclusive: Chernobyl’s New Containment Shield
    Nov14

    Exclusive: Chernobyl’s New Containment Shield

    Engineers are getting ready to move a 31,000-ton steel structure into place over the destroyed reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. The covering will contain both the reactor and the crumbling sarcophagus built quickly after the 1986 disaster. RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service was given exclusive access to sites inside the contaminated...

    [Ticker] EU ‘optimistic’ on pre-Christmas visa deal for Ukraine
    Nov14

    [Ticker] EU ‘optimistic’ on pre-Christmas visa deal for Ukraine

    EU enlargement commissioner Johannes Hahn said Monday he was “still optimistic” Ukrainians and Georgians will see EU visa-free travel before the end of the year.” He said he was waiting for EU capitals and MEPs to first agree a “suspension clause”, which would restrict travel in the event of mass overstays....

    Polish police investigate Ukrainian flag-burning
    Nov14

    Polish police investigate Ukrainian flag-burning

    Polish police are investigating the burning of a Ukrainian flag during a nationalist Independence Day march held on Friday. …read more Source: Polskie...