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    Germany wants progress on Syria or Ukraine for Russia to return to G8
    Aug31

    Germany wants progress on Syria or Ukraine for Russia to return to G8

    “The conflicts in Syria and Ukraine show that it is not in our interest to exclude Russia from a close negotiation format,” Steinmeier said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine ends visa-free deal with North Korea to keep out ‘ineligible persons’
    Aug31

    Ukraine ends visa-free deal with North Korea to keep out ‘ineligible persons’

    SEOUL (Reuters) – Ukraine has revoked a Soviet-era deal that allowed visa-free travel for North Koreans, the latest setback for isolated North Korea which has been under growing pressure since the UN Security Council imposed toughened new sanctions in March. …read more Source:...

    Beeline jointly with Vector Online School launches project in support for Eurasia Mobile Challenge contest
    Aug31

    Beeline jointly with Vector Online School launches project in support for Eurasia Mobile Challenge contest

    Beeline jointly with Vector Online School of Urban Entrepreneurship of Strelka Institute launches an education program in support for Eurasia Mobile Challenge innovative contest. Eurasia Mobile Challenge is a stage of world Global Mobile Challenge contest, the final of which will be held on World Mobile Congress in Barcelona. The press-service of...

    Two experts added to Ukraine assistance mission
    Aug31

    Two experts added to Ukraine assistance mission

    On 30 August, the Latvian Cabinet of Ministers adopted a decision to increase Latvia’s contribution to the European Union Advisory Mission for Civilian Security Sector Reform in Ukraine (EUAM Ukraine) by approving the secondment of two more civilian experts to the mission, the Foreign Ministry confirmed. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine ends visa-free deal with North Korea to keep out "ineligible persons"
    Aug31

    Ukraine ends visa-free deal with North Korea to keep out "ineligible persons"

    SEOUL (Reuters) – Ukraine has revoked a Soviet-era deal that allowed visa-free travel for North Koreans, the latest setback for isolated North Korea which has been under growing pressure since the UN Security Council imposed toughened new sanctions in March. …read more Source: The...

    Belarus will Participate in International Fair of Traditional Crafts in Etur Architectural and Ethnographic Complex
    Aug31

    Belarus will Participate in International Fair of Traditional Crafts in Etur Architectural and Ethnographic Complex

    The foreign artisans include craftsmen from Ukraine, Belarus, Serbia, Macedonia, Russia, Algeria, and Sudan, Etur Director Svetla Dimitrova said. …read more Source:...

    MH17 survivors turn to EU for help getting information
    Aug31

    MH17 survivors turn to EU for help getting information

    Relatives of MH17 victims asked the European Union for help in getting more information on the plane crash in eastern Ukraine in July 2014. They want the EU’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini to put pressure on those involved to release, among other things, missing radar image The post MH17 survivors turn to EU for help getting...

    Kiev’s new revolution: young Ukrainians spur cultural revival amid the conflict
    Aug31

    Kiev’s new revolution: young Ukrainians spur cultural revival amid the conflict

    If Ukraine’s Maidan revolution has largely not led to the transparent government its proponents envisioned, it has certainly democratised Ukrainian culture. The country’s capital, Kiev, is at the forefront of a powerful new wave of creativityOn a sultry Saturday evening in August, hundreds of young Kievans have descended on a vast...

    Williams sisters cruise through to US Open second round
    Aug31

    Williams sisters cruise through to US Open second round

    World number one Serena Williams opened her US Open account with a tidy 6-3 6-3 win over Ekaterina Makarova on Tuesday, to join her sister Venus in the second round of the year’s final grand slam. Williams, whose status as world number one is under attack from several fronts, delivered a message that she will not be surrendering the top...

    Paul Wolfowitz in the wilderness
    Aug31

    Paul Wolfowitz in the wilderness

    WASHINGTON — It’s an uncomfortable time to be Paul Wolfowitz. For more than four decades, the former World Bank president and U.S. deputy secretary of defense bent the ears of the most powerful people in Washington with his assertive advice. But these days, like many Republican foreign policy experts and former military officials, Wolfowitz...