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    Latvian MFA: release of Savchenko clear proof that collective effort by the international community works
    May26

    Latvian MFA: release of Savchenko clear proof that collective effort by the international community works

    Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics wrote in his Twitter account today that the release of Ukrainian pilot Nadyia Savchenko is clear proof that collective effort by the international community works, informs LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    EU faces ‘difficult’ talks on Russia sanctions: Germany
    May26

    EU faces ‘difficult’ talks on Russia sanctions: Germany

    Germany says the EU is facing difficult talks on extending sanctions against Russia over the conflict in Ukraine due to the increased resistance of some member states, according to an interview released Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU to keep sanctions on Russia in place until Minsk deal implemented — Tusk
    May26

    EU to keep sanctions on Russia in place until Minsk deal implemented — Tusk

    Earlier, Sergey Lavrov said that linking sanctions against Russia to implementation of Minsk-2 encourages Kiev to sabotage the agreement. …read more Source:...

    Why Erdogan is on a Nationalist Path
    May26

    Why Erdogan is on a Nationalist Path

    By Soner CagaptayErdogan’s embrace of nationalist rhetoric and actions could have important repercussions on Turkish foreign policy.By further hardening his approach toward Kurdish nationalism at home and in Syria, Turkey’s President Erdogan hopes to woo his country’s ultranationalists and legally enshrine his executive power....

    Belarus-EU Relations: Reaching the Limit?
    May26

    Belarus-EU Relations: Reaching the Limit?

    Chief Belarusian and EU diplomats Uladzimir Makei and Federica Mogherini Recently Belarus was considered a relative success story of the Eastern Partnership – no territorial disputes, no broken promises, only gradual positive dynamic in relations with the European Union (EU). However, the intensity of Belarus-EU cooperation seems to have reached...

    Savchenko returns to Ukraine after Moscow, Kiev exchange prisoners
    May26

    Savchenko returns to Ukraine after Moscow, Kiev exchange prisoners

    Russia has freed a Ukrainian pilot as part of a prisoner swap between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source:...

    G7 needs ‘clear and tough stance’ on territorial disputes: Tusk (AFP)
    May26

    G7 needs ‘clear and tough stance’ on territorial disputes: Tusk (AFP)

    Ise-Shima (Japan) (AFP) – The Group of Seven needs to take a “clear and tough stance” on China’s controversial maritime claims and the Russian annexation of Crimea, European Council President Donald Tusk said Thursday. …read more Source: The West...

    Freed Savchenko receives order in Ukraine
    May26

    Freed Savchenko receives order in Ukraine

    Ukrainian pilot and Member of Parliament Nadya Savchenko, who was on May 25 released from prison in Russian and has returned in her homeland, has received a national honorary title and order. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    G7 needs ‘clear and tough stance’ on territorial disputes: Tusk
    May26

    G7 needs ‘clear and tough stance’ on territorial disputes: Tusk

    US President Barack Obama (L) and Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe walk across a bridge as they arrive at Ise-Jingu Shrine in the city of Ise in Mie prefecture, on May 26, 2016 on the first day of the G7 leaders summit.World leaders kicked off two days of G7 talks in Japan on May 26 with the creaky global economy, terrorism, refugees,...

    Ukrainian pilot comes home after Moscow prisoner swap
    May26

    Ukrainian pilot comes home after Moscow prisoner swap

    Russia’s Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot, sends her home in prisoner swap …read more Source: Thanh Nien...