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    No EU visa waiver for Ukraine this year
    Nov24

    No EU visa waiver for Ukraine this year

    Ukrainian people are unlikely to get an EU visa-waiver by Christmas, but there is still hope for Georgia, diplomats say. …read more Source:...

    Humanitarian aid approved for Ukraine, Haiti
    Nov24

    Humanitarian aid approved for Ukraine, Haiti

    The government has responded to calls for humanitarian aid for Ukraine and Haiti by approving EUR 40,000, and EUR 50,000, respectively, to be provided through the agencies meeting the humanitarian needs in the two countries. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, EU Hopeful About US Support for Russia Sanctions
    Nov24

    Ukraine, EU Hopeful About US Support for Russia Sanctions

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko expressed guarded optimism Thursday that a U.S. administration under president-elect Donald Trump will continue to back sanctions against Russia. At a summit with top European Union officials in Brussels, Poroshenko said Trump had raised the annexation of Crimea and the conflict in the east of Ukraine in...

    Estonia counts on NATO, but worries about Donald Trump
    Nov24

    Estonia counts on NATO, but worries about Donald Trump

    Airiin, get your gun THE morning after celebrating her husband’s birthday earlier this month, Barbel Salumae rose at 6am, donned fatigues, and made for a compound outside Tallinn to practice her marksmanship. “I tell my children it’s my hobby,” says Ms Salumae, a member of Estonia’s volunteer Kaitseliit, or Defence League (EDL)....

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it’s useful
    Nov24

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it’s useful

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday he was willing to attend four-way talks on the conflict in eastern Ukraine if mediators Germany and France believe the meeting can be useful. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine’s President Confident Of Continued U.S. Support
    Nov24

    Ukraine’s President Confident Of Continued U.S. Support

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has expressed confidence in continued U.S. support for his country after having spoken to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on the phone about Russian “aggression.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it's useful
    Nov24

    Russia says to attend Ukraine talks if Paris, Berlin think it's useful

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday he was willing to attend four-way talks on the conflict in eastern Ukraine if mediators Germany and France believe the meeting can be useful. …read more Source: The...

    With Hospitals Destroyed, Aleppo Could Be ‘Next Madaya,’ Doctor Warns
    Nov24

    With Hospitals Destroyed, Aleppo Could Be ‘Next Madaya,’ Doctor Warns

    days after the last functioning hospitals were bombed out of operation in the eastern part of Aleppo, activists are warning that the city could become “the next Madaya.” More than a quarter of a million people living in eastern Aleppo now have no access to urgent medical care. The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Sunday that while some...

    Hungary offers Ukrainians free long-stay visas
    Nov24

    Hungary offers Ukrainians free long-stay visas

    Hungary’s prime minister says his country is eliminating fees on visas for Ukrainian citizens. …read more Source: World...

    Putin Claims Russia’s Borders ‘End Nowhere’ At Geography Event
    Nov24

    Putin Claims Russia’s Borders ‘End Nowhere’ At Geography Event

    “Russia’s borders end nowhere,” Russian President Vladimir Putin declared at the annual award ceremony of the national geographic society in Moscow to roaring applause, broadcast live on state television on Thursday. “This is a joke,” Putin declared, as the cameras panned to the hall full of grinning government officials, including Minister...