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    Mike Pence: US Vice-President says he is ready for EU, NATO meetings
    Feb20

    Mike Pence: US Vice-President says he is ready for EU, NATO meetings

    US Vice President Mike Pence meets EU and NATO leaders Monday at the end of a European trip aimed at reassuring allies worried that President Donald Trump might abandon them. US Vice President Mike Pence meets EU and NATO leaders Monday at the end of a European trip aimed at reassuring allies worried that President Donald Trump might abandon...

    Clashes as Ukraine ultra-nationalists rally to support rail blockade against separatist east
    Feb20

    Clashes as Ukraine ultra-nationalists rally to support rail blockade against separatist east

    At least seven protestors were detained as clashes erupted Sunday between Ukrainian police and ultra-nationalists backing a rail blockade in Kiev. The violence broke out after more than 1,000 demonstrators gathered to back the blockade between the coal-producing separatist east and the rest of Ukraine, which Kiev has warned could cause nationwide...

    Clashes over blockade of coal from eastern Ukraine
    Feb20

    Clashes over blockade of coal from eastern Ukraine

    Seven people have been arrested during a protest to support a blockade of coal from Russian-backed rebels in the east. Ukraine’s leaders say the obstruction, which started in late January, could lead to more power cuts. …read more Source:...

    Pence takes charm offensive to EU and NATO
    Feb20

    Pence takes charm offensive to EU and NATO

    BRUSSELS: US Vice President Mike Pence meets EU and NATO leaders Monday at the end of a European trip aimed at reassuring allies worried that President Donald Trump might abandon them. Upon arrival in Brussels on Sunday, Pence said he looked “very much forward” to his meetings with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, European Council...

    Clashes over blockade of coal from eastern Ukraine
    Feb20

    Clashes over blockade of coal from eastern Ukraine

    Seven people have been arrested during a protest to support a blockade of coal from Russian-backed rebels in the east. Ukraine’s leaders say the obstruction, which started in late January, could lead to more power cuts. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    East Ukraine ceasefire due to take effect
    Feb20

    East Ukraine ceasefire due to take effect

    There have been many such agreements in the past and the omens for peace are not good. …read more Source:...

    Kiev Lambasts Moscow after It Recognizes Rebel Passports Used in East Ukraine
    Feb20

    Kiev Lambasts Moscow after It Recognizes Rebel Passports Used in East Ukraine

    The Kiev government accused Russia on Sunday of recognizing the breakaway republics in eastern Ukraine after Moscow issued an executive order to grant validity to pro-Russian rebel documentation used in that region. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    A back-channel plan for Ukraine and Russia, thanks to Trump associates
    Feb20

    A back-channel plan for Ukraine and Russia, thanks to Trump associates

    A week before Michael Flynn resigned as national security adviser, a sealed proposal was hand-delivered to his office, outlining a way for President Donald Trump to lift sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Belgian PM to Pence: We won’t allow EU to fragment
    Feb20

    Belgian PM to Pence: We won’t allow EU to fragment

    Belgium’s Prime Minister Charles Michel said he used a dinner with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence in Brussels Sunday evening to warn the Trump administration against supporting any break-up of the EU. Pence arrived in Brussels Sunday after attending the Munich Security Conference, and was scheduled to meet senior EU officials on Monday....

    Trump allies’ Russia-Ukraine peace plan raises red flags
    Feb20

    Trump allies’ Russia-Ukraine peace plan raises red flags

    Two of Donald Trump’s associates who lack diplomatic experience are trying to freelance a Ukraine-Russia peace plan. …read more Source: Toronto...