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    Ukraine peace process: leaders agree roadmap to revive talks
    Oct20

    Ukraine peace process: leaders agree roadmap to revive talks

    Germany’s chancellor, Angela Merkel, says talks ‘didn’t achieve miracles’ but that it was important to maintain momentumThe leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France agreed on Wednesday on a road map aimed at reviving the stalled peace process in eastern Ukraine, though details of the plan still need to be worked...

    Four-way talks move ahead on Ukraine, scant progress on Syria
    Oct20

    Four-way talks move ahead on Ukraine, scant progress on Syria

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany and France pressed Russian President Vladimir Putin to extend a pause in air strikes in Syria and halt the “criminal” bombardment of civilians, but said four-way talks aimed at ending violence in eastern Ukraine made some progress. The post Four-way talks move ahead on Ukraine, scant progress on Syria...

    Merkel, Hollande: We don’t exclude more Russia sanctions over Syria
    Oct20

    Merkel, Hollande: We don’t exclude more Russia sanctions over Syria

    BERLIN – On the eve of Thursday’s EU summit in Brussels, the leaders of Germany and France said they do not exclude additional sanctions against Russia over Moscow’s military involvement in the Syrian civil war. “What’s happening in Aleppo at the moment is a war crime — a true war crime,” French President François Hollande said...

    Russia, Ukraine Agree To Draft New Road Map Carrying Out Peace Deal
    Oct20

    Russia, Ukraine Agree To Draft New Road Map Carrying Out Peace Deal

    The leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France, and Russia agreed to draw up a road map by the end of next month to carry out the Minsk peace agreement for eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hollande, Merkel slam Russia on Aleppo, leave sanctions open
    Oct20

    Hollande, Merkel slam Russia on Aleppo, leave sanctions open

    BERLIN – The leaders of France and Germany lashed out at President Vladimir Putin over Moscow’s bombardment of Syria’s Aleppo and refused to rule out imposing sanctions on Russia. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukraine welcomes WB’s 500 mln USD loan for gas purchase
    Oct20

    Ukraine welcomes WB’s 500 mln USD loan for gas purchase

    Ukraine welcomed the World Bank’s (WB)decision to lend the country 500 million U.S. dollars to purchase natural gas, said Finance Minister Oleksandr Danyliuk late Tuesday. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-10/19/c_135766743.htm target=_blank title="Ukraine welcomes WB’s 500 mln USD loan...

    Why There’s Growing Distance Between Washington and Berlin
    Oct20

    Why There’s Growing Distance Between Washington and Berlin

    Scott B. MacDonald Politics, Europe The glue of the Cold War has given way to a less well-defined commonality of national interests. Stress has crept into the dialogue between the world’s largest and fourth largest economies — the United States and Germany, respectively. That stress is generated by trade, tax and regulatory issues, but also...

    Russia’s Putin says Minsk accord should be basis for Ukraine solution
    Oct20

    Russia’s Putin says Minsk accord should be basis for Ukraine solution

    BERLIN – The Minsk accord, reached in February 2015 in the Belarussian capital, should be the basis for a resolution of the crisis in southeast Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin told reporters on Wednesday after international talks in Berlin. … …read more Source:...

    Russia's Putin says Minsk accord should be basis for Ukraine solution
    Oct20

    Russia's Putin says Minsk accord should be basis for Ukraine solution

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The Minsk accord, reached in February 2015 in the Belarussian capital, should be the basis for a resolution of the crisis in southeast Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin told reporters on Wednesday after international talks in Berlin. …read more Source: The...

    Leaders agree to ‘road map’ for Ukrainian cease-fire
    Oct20

    Leaders agree to ‘road map’ for Ukrainian cease-fire

    Poroshenko says Berlin summit agreed on steps to achieve progress in implementing Minsk deal …read more Source: Anadolu...