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    Ukraine president Petro Poroshenko to push EU leaders on Russia
    Nov24

    Ukraine president Petro Poroshenko to push EU leaders on Russia

    President Petro Poroshenko will push the EU to maintain sanctions against Russia over the annexation of Crimea and the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Business...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko to hear some praise, calls to do more at summit with EU
    Nov24

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko to hear some praise, calls to do more at summit with EU

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders will praise Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday for his reform efforts but behind the scenes the EU is losing patience over Kiev’s slow fight against corruption and the intractable conflict in the country’s east. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko to hear some praise, calls to do more at summit with EU
    Nov24

    Ukraine's Poroshenko to hear some praise, calls to do more at summit with EU

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders will praise Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday for his reform efforts but behind the scenes the EU is losing patience over Kiev’s slow fight against corruption and the intractable conflict in the country’s east. …read more Source: The...

    Russia detains former Navy official in Crimea for spying for Ukraine: Interfax
    Nov24

    Russia detains former Navy official in Crimea for spying for Ukraine: Interfax

    MOSCOW – Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained a former Russian navy official in Crimea who is accused of spying for the Ukrainian military, Interfax news agency cited the FSB as saying on Thursday. The FSB said it detained the… …read more Source:...

    eNCA | EU-Ukraine Summit: Visa-free travel, Russia sanctions to top agenda
    Nov24

    eNCA | EU-Ukraine Summit: Visa-free travel, Russia sanctions to top agenda

    High on the agenda is an EU proposal to lift visa requirements for Ukrainian citizens. Member states said last week they would approve the measure if a stronger “emergency break” r …read more Source:...

    Russia detains former Navy official in Crimea for spying for Ukraine: Interfax
    Nov24

    Russia detains former Navy official in Crimea for spying for Ukraine: Interfax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained a former Russian navy official in Crimea who is accused of spying for the Ukrainian military, Interfax news agency cited the FSB as saying on Thursday. …read more Source:...

    Teacher held for trying to sell 13-year-old schoolgirl
    Nov24

    Teacher held for trying to sell 13-year-old schoolgirl

    A school teacher on Wednesday appeared in court in Ukraine after allegedly trying to sell a 13-year-old schoolgirl More… …read more Source: Emirates...

    Russia detains former Navy official in Crimea for spying for Ukraine – Interfax
    Nov24

    Russia detains former Navy official in Crimea for spying for Ukraine – Interfax

    Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained a former Russian navy official in Crimea who is accused of spying for the Ukrainian military, Interfax news agency cited the FSB as saying on Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    French presidential favourite favours Putin
    Nov24

    French presidential favourite favours Putin

    Francois Fillon (left) with Vladimir Putin in Moscow in 2011 © AFP/File / Natalia KolesnikovaPARIS, Nov 24 – French presidential frontrunner Francois Fillon has known Russian leader Vladimir Putin through good times and bad — and believes that dialogue, not threats, are key to handling the Kremlin strongman. Fillon, a conservative hoping to...

    Champions League: Benfica frustrated after stirring Besiktas fightback
    Nov24

    Champions League: Benfica frustrated after stirring Besiktas fightback

    Benfica are still just a point clear of Besiktas with one match to go as they joust for top spot in Group B. Benfica must wait on a place in the last 16 of the Champions League after they squandered a three-goal lead to draw 3-3 at Turkey’s Besiktas on Wednesday.The Portuguese cruised into a 3-0 lead inside barely half an hour but were...