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    Ukraine offers discount for Kazakh carriers
    Oct20

    Ukraine offers discount for Kazakh carriers

    Ukraine will provide 50 percent discount to the port dues for Kazakh vessels carrying transit cargos, Kazakh Investment and Development Ministry reported. …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria’s Presidential Candidates Back Waiver of Sanctions on Russia in First Debate
    Oct20

    Bulgaria’s Presidential Candidates Back Waiver of Sanctions on Russia in First Debate

    The two main opponents in Bulgaria’s presidential elections, Tsetska Tsacheva and Rumen Radev, have held their first debate. In a debate devoid of fervent personal rhetoric and mutual attacks, the candidates of the main ruling party GERB and the main opposition BSP have substantially differed not only in views, but in style. Tsacheva, the...

    Merkel and Hollande threaten new Russia sanctions
    Oct20

    Merkel and Hollande threaten new Russia sanctions

    Talks with Putin in Berlin on the eve of EU summit talks on Russia ended with a threat of new sanctions over Syria and scant progress on Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Merkel and Hollande fail to ‘achieve miracles’ on Ukraine
    Oct20

    Merkel and Hollande fail to ‘achieve miracles’ on Ukraine

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine talked late into the night about how to restart the long-stalled peace process in eastern Ukraine. The meeting in Berlin did not achieve any major breakthrough — but that was never the point. Rather, the goal was for the leaders to be able to say they met, they tried, they are still working at...

    Messi ruins Guardiola return, Bayern stop rot
    Oct20

    Messi ruins Guardiola return, Bayern stop rot

    PARIS (AFP) – Lionel Messi spoiled Pep Guardiola’s homecoming by scoring a hat-trick in Barcelona’s 4-0 win over 10-man Manchester City in the Champions League on Wednesday, while Bayern Munich shook off their recent patchy form to defeat PSV Eindhoven 4-1.Messi pounced on a Fernandinho slip to nudge Barca in front on 17...

    Kazakhstan Ranks 30th among 144 Nations on Gender Equality
    Oct20

    Kazakhstan Ranks 30th among 144 Nations on Gender Equality

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakhstan was recently ranked 30th out of 144 countries in gender equality, according to a new report by the non-profit Save the Children. The ranking places Kazakhstan ahead of countries such as the U.S., Japan, Hungary, Slovakia and Montenegro. The...

    Leaders of ‘Normandy Quartet’ synchronize watches in Berlin
    Oct20

    Leaders of ‘Normandy Quartet’ synchronize watches in Berlin

    A summit “Norman Quartet” has been held in Berlin. According to Ria Novosti, Chancellor Angela Merkel met Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Putin ready to extend Aleppo truce as France, Germany up pressure
    Oct20

    Putin ready to extend Aleppo truce as France, Germany up pressure

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said Thursday he was ready to prolong a unilateral ceasefire in Aleppo, after tough talks in Berlin where the leaders of Germany and France refused to rule out sanctions against Moscow. Putin said he told the European leaders that Russia was “intending to extend as far as possible” a halt to its air raids...

    Putin Says Ready to Extend Aleppo Truce
    Oct20

    Putin Says Ready to Extend Aleppo Truce

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said Thursday he was ready to prolong a unilateral ceasefire in Aleppo, after tough talks in Berlin with leaders of Germany and France. Putin said he told the European leaders that Russia was “intending to extend as far as possible” a halt to its air raids in Syria’s second city, in order to allow...

    Serbia Calls EU Pressure To Join Russia Sanctions ‘Unacceptable’
    Oct20

    Serbia Calls EU Pressure To Join Russia Sanctions ‘Unacceptable’

    Serbia’s top diplomat complained that the European Union is putting “unacceptable” pressure on the Balkan country to impose sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...