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    NATO summit to raise military presence in Poland, region
    May30

    NATO summit to raise military presence in Poland, region

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Monday that an upcoming “landmark summit” will enhance the alliance’s defensive and deterrent presence in Poland and in the region, but decisions as to the number still haven’t been finalized. Stoltenberg spoke in Warsaw, which will host a July 8-9 NATO summit that will give...

    French Open suffers first washout in 16 years
    May30

    French Open suffers first washout in 16 years

    The French Open suffered its first complete washout since 2000 on Monday when all scheduled matches were cancelled due to heavy rain. “Due to weather, there will be no matches played at #RG16 today,” said the Roland Garros Twitter feed. There could be more problems on Tuesday with further rain forecast throughout the day before conditions...

    Djokovic poised to become first man to hit $100 million jackpot
    May30

    Djokovic poised to become first man to hit $100 million jackpot

    World number one Novak Djokovic is poised to become the first man to win $100 million in prize money on Monday when he targets a place in the French Open quarter-finals for the 10th time. Djokovic, chasing a first Roland Garros title to complete a career Grand Slam, tackles Spain’s 14th seed Roberto Bautista Agut. The top seeded Serb has a...

    New clashes kill three army soldiers in east Ukraine: Military
    May30

    New clashes kill three army soldiers in east Ukraine: Military

    The Ukrainian military has announced the death of three of its soldiers in a fresh wave of clashes between government troops and pro-Russia forces in the country’s troubled east. …read more Source: Iran...

    Crimean Tatar journalist warned of ‘extremism’ over Facebook post
    May30

    Crimean Tatar journalist warned of ‘extremism’ over Facebook post

    A prominent Crimean Tatar journalist on the Moscow-annexed peninsula on Monday said she had received a warning from prosecutors over extremist views for highlighting the plight of Tatar children whose parents have been detained. …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU leader Juncker to visit Russia in hint of diplomatic thaw
    May30

    EU leader Juncker to visit Russia in hint of diplomatic thaw

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is coming to Russia next month in what would be the most high-profile EU visit since Russia annexed Crimea two years ago …read more Source: U.S....

    Head of Bulgaria’s Road Agency: Daily Vignettes to Subsidize Transit Traffic
    May30

    Head of Bulgaria’s Road Agency: Daily Vignettes to Subsidize Transit Traffic

    Lazar Lazarov, Board Chairman of Bulgaria’s Road Infrastructure Agency (RIA), speaks to Novinite.bg about recently introduced and planned changes to payment tariffs for traffic on motorways and major roads in the country. Q: The proposal to ​​introduce one-day and three-month vignettes is now awaiting debate on first reading in Parliament....

    NATO urged to show stronger resolve on Russia, boost defense
    May30

    NATO urged to show stronger resolve on Russia, boost defense

    Tirana : NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly urged alliance members Monday to stand up to Russia’s military assertiveness and to do a better job sharing the burden of collective defense, reports UNB. A unanimously approved declaration called on alliance members “to provide reassurance to those allies who feel their security is under threat,...

    Step-by-Step Rapprochement: Germany Considers Easing of Russia Sanctions
    May30

    Step-by-Step Rapprochement: Germany Considers Easing of Russia Sanctions

    Standing tough on Russia remains official policy, but Germany has begun working on the careful easing of sanctions imposed following Moscow’s aggression in Ukraine. The US is opposed, but many in the EU could support the new approach. By SPIEGEL Staff …read more Source: Der...

    EU leader Juncker to visit Russia in hint of diplomatic thaw
    May30

    EU leader Juncker to visit Russia in hint of diplomatic thaw

    The European Commission’s president will visit Russia next month in what would be the most high-profile EU official to go to Russia since it annexed the Crimean Peninsula from Ukraine in 2014. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...