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    Foreign minister explains nature of Putin’s visit to Ukrainian counterpart
    May23

    Foreign minister explains nature of Putin’s visit to Ukrainian counterpart

    Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec explained on Monday the nature of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Slovenia in July to his Ukrainian counterpart Pavlo Klimkin. He underlined that it would be a commemorative visit to mark the 100th anniversary of the Russian Chapel. …read more Source:...

    Russian agriculture minister granted entry to France despite sanctions
    May23

    Russian agriculture minister granted entry to France despite sanctions

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – France granted Russian Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev an entry visa, the ministry said on Monday, even though he is on a European Union list of Russians banned from entering the bloc after Moscow annexed Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula. …read more Source: The...

    EU and Belarus: All politics to be gradual
    May23

    EU and Belarus: All politics to be gradual

    A. Lukashenka in Italy in May 2015. Photo: president.gov.by After the 2015 October presidential elections Belarus gears up for a parliamentary one on September 11 with little expectations of democratic improvement. Albeit authoritarian, Belarus is both a functional state and society. The EU is learning to live with this reality due to tensions in...

    President Poroshenko’s offshore connection in Germany
    May23

    President Poroshenko’s offshore connection in Germany

    Resentment is growing in Ukraine about the offshore holdings of the president and his confidantes. A DW investigation sheds new light on the relationship between Poroschenko and shell companies in Germany. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    President Poroshenko’s offshore connection in Germany
    May23

    President Poroshenko’s offshore connection in Germany

    Resentment is growing in Ukraine about the offshore holdings of the president and his confidantes. A DW investigation sheds new light on the relationship between Poroschenko and shell companies in Germany. …read more Source:...

    Kidnapped Ukrainian woman recovered after three years
    May23

    Kidnapped Ukrainian woman recovered after three years

    A 31 year old Katrina, a Ukrainian national, was recovered from Mithi city and reunited with her family after three years in captivity. According to media reports, her husband and one of her children met her in Karachi on Monday. They will accompany her to Islamabad where the rest of her family awaits. The Ukrainian national, allegedly kidnapped...

    Lockerbie lawyer seeks US$330 mln from Putin, Russia for MH17 disaster
    May23

    Lockerbie lawyer seeks US$330 mln from Putin, Russia for MH17 disaster

    SYDNEY: The U.S. aviation lawyer who won compensation for victims of the 1988 Lockerbie aircraft bombing and is now seeking US$330 million from Russia for the downing of Malaysian Airlines MH17 in 2014, says Russian President Vladimir Putin must be held responsible. Jerry Skinner, who is leading Australian law firm LHD’s compensation claim...

    Sikorski comments on Ukraine ‘irresponsible ’: Polish MEP
    May23

    Sikorski comments on Ukraine ‘irresponsible ’: Polish MEP

    Polish MEP Zbigniew Kuźmiuk has said that comments by former foreign minister Radosław Sikorski on the Ukrainian crisis were ‘irresponsible’. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Presidents of Azerbaijan and Ukraine
    May23

    Presidents of Azerbaijan and Ukraine

    Baku/23.05.16/Turan: In the framework of the World Humanitarian Summit held in Istanbul today took place a meeting of the Presidents of Ukraine and Azerbaijan – Ilham Aliyev and Peter Poroshenko. They discussed issues of preparation of the official visit to Azerbaijan Poroshenko. The parties agreed to hold a meeting of the intergovernmental...

    Armenian President attends ceremony of unveiling of Memorial to Marshal Hamazasp Babajanian
    May23

    Armenian President attends ceremony of unveiling of Memorial to Marshal Hamazasp Babajanian

    Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan attended today the ceremony of unveiling of the statue of the Hero of the USSR, Chief Marshal of the USSR armored troops Hamazasp Babajanian. The press office of the Armenian President reports that the memorial was opened in the public square adjacent to Babajanian Street in Avan administrative district of...