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    Solberg assured Norwegian support to Ukraine
    Oct18

    Solberg assured Norwegian support to Ukraine

    Prime Minister Erna Solberg assured President Petro Poroshenko that Norway has a desire for closer cooperation with Ukraine and will maintain Norwegian support to the… The post Solberg assured Norwegian support to Ukraine appeared first on Norway Today. …read more Source: Norway...

    The Brief from Brussels: Leaders meet to discuss Ukraine
    Oct18

    The Brief from Brussels: Leaders meet to discuss Ukraine

    This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the daily news stories making headlines around Europe. …read more Source:...

    Kaljurand to return to Ministry of Foreign Affairs as cyber security adviser
    Oct18

    Kaljurand to return to Ministry of Foreign Affairs as cyber security adviser

    Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and presidential candidate Marina Kaljurand announced that she will begin part-time work at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as an adviser on cyber security-related issues. She will likewise be taking part in her first weeklong course at the Civil and Political School (CAPS) in Kiev in November. …read more...

    Turkey’s Erdogan Statement on Western Thrace Angers Greece
    Oct18

    Turkey’s Erdogan Statement on Western Thrace Angers Greece

    The Greek Foreign Ministry has warned Turkish President Erdogan that he should respect international agreements. The reason for the warning is the statement of the Turkish head of state that Ankara “cannot ignore” its compatriots in Western Thrace, Cyprus and the Crimea. According to the Greek Ministry, the statement could undermine regional...

    OSCE Monitor Says 70 Percent Of Restrictions In Ukraine Are In Separatist-Controlled East
    Oct18

    OSCE Monitor Says 70 Percent Of Restrictions In Ukraine Are In Separatist-Controlled East

    A senior member of the monitoring mission in Ukraine from the OSCE says 70 percent of the restrictions imposed on the free movement of monitors since May has been in areas outside of the control of Ukraine’s government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Who is behind the killing of Donbass commander ‘Motorola’?
    Oct18

    Who is behind the killing of Donbass commander ‘Motorola’?

    A Russian warlord known as “Motorola” has been killed in the Donetsk People’s Republic in eastern Ukraine, where he commanded the breakaway territory’s rebel forces. The identity of those responsible …read more Source: Big News...

    Merkel expects “no wonders” from four-way meeting on Ukraine
    Oct18

    Merkel expects “no wonders” from four-way meeting on Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said “no wonders” should be expected at talks on a stalled peace plan for eastern Ukraine which she will host on Wednesday with the leaders of Russia, France and Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia, Syria halt Aleppo airstrikes ahead of 8-hour lull
    Oct18

    Russia, Syria halt Aleppo airstrikes ahead of 8-hour lull

    Russian and Syrian warplanes halted their airstrikes on Syria’s besieged city of Aleppo on Tuesday in preparation for a temporary pause in the military push that Moscow has announced for later in the week, the Russian defense minister said. According to Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, the halt in the strikes should help pave way for...

    Russian weightlifter, Apti Aukhadov stripped of 2012 Olympics silver medal
    Oct18

    Russian weightlifter, Apti Aukhadov stripped of 2012 Olympics silver medal

    Russia’s Apti Aukhadov was stripped of the men’s weightlifting silver medal he won in the 85 kg category at the London 2012 Olympics after he tested positive for banned substances in re-tests of samples, the International Olympic Committee said. The IOC said on Tuesday Aukhadov’s sample came back positive for steroids turinabol...

    France confirms talks on Syria to take place in Berlin
    Oct18

    France confirms talks on Syria to take place in Berlin

    PARIS: France on Tuesday confirmed that the French, Russian and German leaders will hold a “working meeting” on the Syrian crisis in Berlin. The meeting Wednesday will be aimed at “giving the same message to Vladimir Putin on Syria: a durable ceasefire in Aleppo and humanitarian access so that the devastation of this city can...