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    Chernobyl nuclear disaster site sealed with massive steel shield
    Nov28

    Chernobyl nuclear disaster site sealed with massive steel shield

    On April 26, 1986 a reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine exploded, causing an environmental disaster never before seen, and forcing tens of thousands of people to… …read more Source:...

    Europe Fudges Its Open Border Promises
    Nov28

    Europe Fudges Its Open Border Promises

    The EU proffered visa-free travel to Ukraine, Turkey and others. That was then. …read more Source:...

    Op-Ed Contributor: Ukraine Has Made Great Progress, but We Need Our Allies
    Nov28

    Op-Ed Contributor: Ukraine Has Made Great Progress, but We Need Our Allies

    Our country’s adolescent democracy needs the support of America — and its new president, the foreign minister of Ukraine writes. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine’s ex-leader Yanukovych accuses protesters of starting war
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s ex-leader Yanukovych accuses protesters of starting war

    KIEV – Ukraine’s former Moscow-backed president on Monday accused pro-EU protesters who forced his ouster of provoking the 31-month pro-Russian revolt in the southeast that has claimed nearly 10,000 lives. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    State Corruption Watchdog Flip-Flops On Ukrainian President’s Spanish Villa
    Nov28

    State Corruption Watchdog Flip-Flops On Ukrainian President’s Spanish Villa

    A Ukrainian corruption watchdog has changed its position on whether President Petro Poroshenko should have declared ownership of a Spanish seaside villa, raising questions about the state agency’s independence from the presidential administration. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    New study on women’s political representation in the Eastern Partnership countries to be presented in Kyiv
    Nov28

    New study on women’s political representation in the Eastern Partnership countries to be presented in Kyiv

    Strasbourg/Kyiv, 28 November 2016:A new study identifying key barriers to women’s political representation in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine will be presented at a conference organised by the Council of Europe in co-operation with Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s ex-leader Yanukovych accuses protesters of starting war (AFP)
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s ex-leader Yanukovych accuses protesters of starting war (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s former Moscow-backed president on Monday accused pro-EU protesters who forced his ouster of provoking the 31-month pro-Russian revolt in the southeast that has claimed nearly 10,000 lives. …read more Source: The West...

    Norway resumes high-level trade talks with Russia after two-year break
    Nov28

    Norway resumes high-level trade talks with Russia after two-year break

    Norway has resumed high-level talks with Russia on trade and economic cooperation that were broken off after Moscow annexed Crimea in 2014, the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries said in a statement on Monday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Polish, German presidents visit NATO command center
    Nov28

    Polish, German presidents visit NATO command center

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The presidents of Poland and of Germany on Monday visited NATO’s easternmost command center, which is being upgraded for quick reaction in the event of a threat to the alliance’s eastern flank. Andrzej Duda and Joachim Gauck stressed the important role that the headquarters of NATO’s Multinational Corps...

    Fillon vs Juppe: how French right’s presidential hopefuls shape up
    Nov28

    Fillon vs Juppe: how French right’s presidential hopefuls shape up

    Francois Fillon and Alain Juppe, the two men duelling for the presidential nomination of the French right, both advocate deep economic reforms, including scrapping the 35-hour work week, a sacred cow of the French left.But the two former prime ministers disagree on how far to cut back the French state and on several other key domestic and foreign...