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    NATO Chief Says Four Battalions Going To Baltics, Poland
    Jun13

    NATO Chief Says Four Battalions Going To Baltics, Poland

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says the military alliance will agree this week to send four multinational battalions to Poland and the Baltic states to boost their defense and show that NATO is “ready to defend any ally.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Brexit: Dutch PM Mark Rutte urges ‘seafaring’ UK to stay in EU
    Jun13

    Brexit: Dutch PM Mark Rutte urges ‘seafaring’ UK to stay in EU

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Monday he hoped British voters would decide in a June 23 referendum to stay in the EU, saying the bloc needed such a strategically important country with its strong trading and “seafaring” traditions. The chances that Britain will vote to leave the EU increased sharply on Monday to 36 percent,...

    Nervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter Russia
    Jun13

    Nervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter Russia

    Leaders in the Baltic countries and Poland fear the force NATO plans to deploy on their territory is too small and symbolic to deter an attack by Russia, whose 2014 annexation of Crimea is fresh in the memories of the former Soviet-bloc states. They will this week press other ministers of the western military alliance to help them build an air...

    Nervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter Russia
    Jun13

    Nervous Baltics on war footing as NATO tries to deter Russia

    Leaders in the Baltic countries and Poland fear the force NATO plans to deploy on their territory is too small and symbolic to deter an attack by Russia, whose 2014 annexation of Crimea is fresh in the memories of the former Soviet-bloc states. They will this week press other ministers of the western military alliance to help them build an air...

    In Georgia detained 178 kilo of heroin from Azerbaijan
    Jun13

    In Georgia detained 178 kilo of heroin from Azerbaijan

    Tbilisi/13.06.16/Turan: The Georgian officials revealed 178 kilo of heroin in a truck coming from Azerbaijan. According to the Customs Authority of Georgia, the drugs were hidden in a specially equipped place in a truck. The drugs were packed in 356 bricks. The cargo was going from Iran to the Netherlands through Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine....

    OSCE PA calls for confidence building-measures to avoid further hostilities in Karabakh conflict zone
    Jun13

    OSCE PA calls for confidence building-measures to avoid further hostilities in Karabakh conflict zone

    Pointing to a loss of trust between OSCE countries in recent years, the rapporteur of the Parliamentary Assembly’s political affairs and security committee, Margareta Cederfelt (MP, Sweden), has authored a report and draft resolution geared towards strengthening international dialogue and improving co-operation to meet common challenges...

    Survey: Every 7th Polish company employed worker from Ukraine
    Jun13

    Survey: Every 7th Polish company employed worker from Ukraine

    As much as 40 percent of Polish companies intend to employ workers from Ukraine, according to a new quarterly survey “Employers’ plans” by Randstad. The study also showed that 52 percent of Polish firms do not consider the idea of employing any Ukrainians. Meanwhile, Ukrainians currently have been engaged in 15 percent of Polish companies....

    NATO to deploy 4 ‘robust’ battalions in Baltics, Poland
    Jun13

    NATO to deploy 4 ‘robust’ battalions in Baltics, Poland

    BRUSSELS – NATO will deploy four international battalions to Poland and the three Baltic states as part of the wider pushback against Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, alliance head Jens Stoltenberg said Monday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Tight security at Ukraine’s first gay pride march
    Jun13

    Tight security at Ukraine’s first gay pride march

    Around 1,000 people gathered in Kiev for Ukraine’s first major gay pride march yesterday. …read more Source: Irish...

    Dutch referendum was ‘disastrous’, PM warns
    Jun13

    Dutch referendum was ‘disastrous’, PM warns

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte Monday admitted a referendum called by euroskeptic groups on whether to back closer ties between Ukraine and the EU had been “disastrous” after voters soundly rejected the pact. …read more Source: The Daily...