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    Poland Urges Trump to Keep US Troops on NATO’s Eastern Flank
    Nov09

    Poland Urges Trump to Keep US Troops on NATO’s Eastern Flank

    Poland’s president urged US President-elect Donald Trump to keep Washington’s promise to deploy troops on NATO’s eastern flank amid tensions with Russia. “Polish-American relations have become an important pillar of the European and transatlantic stability,” Polish President Andrzej Duda said in a letter of congratulations. “We...

    The world reacts to Donald Trump’s victory
    Nov09

    The world reacts to Donald Trump’s victory

    The world woke up on Wednesday morning to the news that, against all the odds, Donald Trump had been elected the 45th president of the United States. It is a victory that has been described as “a huge shock”, “bigger than Brexit” and “a real sensation”, while the new president has been described by one German official as the “pioneer of a new...

    World leaders take stock of Trump win
    Nov09

    World leaders take stock of Trump win

    PARIS: Politicians worldwide took stock Wednesday of Donald Trump’s shock US election victory, with the president-elect winning praise from far-right figures and cautious welcome from key US allies. European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini : “EU-US ties are deeper than any change in politics. We’ll continue to work...

    EU sanctions six Russian MPs from Crimea
    Nov09

    EU sanctions six Russian MPs from Crimea

    BRUSSELS: The European Union on Wednesday added six MPs from Crimea who were recently elected to Russia’s parliament to its sanctions blacklist for their role in supporting Moscow’s seizure of the region from Ukraine. “In line with its non-recognition policy, the EU considers that the persons who became members of the State Duma...

    Trump, NATO and the defence of Europe
    Nov09

    Trump, NATO and the defence of Europe

    Trump supporters cheer as they wait for the president-elect to give his acceptance speech ©Mary Altaffer/AP/Press Association Images Had Hillary Clinton become the 45th president of The United States of America, it would all have been so simple. She would have been a president who had been part of the institutional furniture for 30 years who was...

    EU imposes new sanctions against Crimea lawmakers
    Nov09

    EU imposes new sanctions against Crimea lawmakers

    The EU has added six Crimea lawmakers to its blacklist for supporting Russia’s seizure of the peninsula in 2014. The bloc does not consider Crimea as part of Russia and refuses to recognize September’s election result. …read more Source:...

    Bulgarian Trade with Third Countries Decreased between January and September
    Nov09

    Bulgarian Trade with Third Countries Decreased between January and September

    Bulgarian exports to third countries decreased by 12% in the period January-September 2016 in comparison with the same period of 2015 and amounted to BGN 10 M, national statistics show. Main trade partners of Bulgaria were Turkey, Macedonia, Serbia, China, the Russian Federation and the US, which accounted for 49.1% of the exports to non- EU...

    S. Korea, Czech Republic agree to cooperate on EU sanctions against N. Korea
    Nov09

    S. Korea, Czech Republic agree to cooperate on EU sanctions against N. Korea

    SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Yonhap) — South Korea and the Czech Republic agreed to cooperate on the European Union’s adoption of additional sanctions against North Korea, the foreign ministry here said Wednesday. “Czech Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek share …read more Source: Yonhap News...

    [Ticker] Russia calls for new ‘dialogue’ with US
    Nov09

    [Ticker] Russia calls for new ‘dialogue’ with US

    Russian leader Vladimir Putin has said he was “confident that Moscow and Washington can establish a constructive dialogue based on … genuine consideration for each other’s positions” after Donald Trump won the US election. He said he wanted “to lift Russian-US relations out of the current crisis”. Trump has in...

    EU leaders invite Trump to Brussels
    Nov09

    EU leaders invite Trump to Brussels

    Juncker and Tusk invite Trump to EU capital “at earliest convenience”, mention climate change and Ukraine among top issues. …read more Source:...