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    Council of Europe chief under fire over rights report
    Jun21

    Council of Europe chief under fire over rights report

    The Secretary General of the Council of Europe has come under fire for not mentioning – in an annual speech – human rights violations in Crimea, annexed by Russia in 2014, and in separatist-controlled Donbas. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Ukrainian President Says Violent Russian Soccer Fans Were ‘Trained Killers’
    Jun21

    Ukrainian President Says Violent Russian Soccer Fans Were ‘Trained Killers’

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said during a visit to France that Russian soccer fans behind violence in Marseille during the European Championships were “trained fighters who kill.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU takes first step toward extending Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    EU takes first step toward extending Russia sanctions

    Ambassadors of the EU’s 28 countries agreed on Tuesday to extend economic sanctions against Russia for another six months, diplomatic sources told POLITICO, though the decision still needs to be officially approved by ministers in the Council, and France, the U.K. and Sweden want to discuss the extension with national parliamentarians. An...

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions

    PARIS (AP) ” French President Francois Hollande says European Union sanctions against Russia could be gradually lifted but only if further progress is made on a peace deal for Ukraine.He spoke amid pressure from some European companies… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Global and regional approaches to Internet governance discussed in Bishkek the first time at a high level to discuss
    Jun21

    Global and regional approaches to Internet governance discussed in Bishkek the first time at a high level to discuss

    Bishkek, June 21 / Kabar /. Bishkek hosts the first Central Asian Internet Governance Forum (IGF), organized by the Ministry of Transport and Communications of Kyrgyzstan and the Public Foundation “Civil Initiative on Internet Policy”. The organizers said that the event, which is part of a global Internet Governance Forum under the UN...

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions

    French President Francois Hollande says European Union sanctions against Russia could be gradually lifted but only if further progress is made on a peace deal for Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions

    French President Francois Hollande says EU sanctions against Russia could be gradually lifted but only if further progress is made on a peace deal …read more Source: U.S....

    EU ‘to extend sanctions’ against Russia over Ukraine conflict
    Jun21

    EU ‘to extend sanctions’ against Russia over Ukraine conflict

    The European Union’s Brussels envoys agreed on Tuesday to extend until the end of January the energy, financial and defence sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine, diplomatic sources said. …read more Source: France...

    EU to extend sanctions against Russia
    Jun21

    EU to extend sanctions against Russia

    The European Union’s Brussels envoys agreed on Tuesday to extend until the end of January the energy, financial and defence sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine, diplomatic sources said, Reuters reports. The bloc’s ministers have yet to formally approve the six-month roll-over but diplomats said there was no doubt they...

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions

    French President Francois Hollande says European Union sanctions against Russia could be gradually lifted but only if further progress is made on a peace deal for Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...