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    Russia calls EU-Ukraine pact an ‘exemplary’ breach of WTO rules
    Jul11

    Russia calls EU-Ukraine pact an ‘exemplary’ breach of WTO rules

    MOSCOW-Russia has indicated a potential new legal salvo in its trade war with Ukraine and the European Union, telling the World Trade Organization that a trade deal between Kiev and Brussels breaks the rules by penalizing Russia., Minutes of a June 29 meeting of the WTO’s committee on regional trade agreements, published on Tuesday, record...

    Donald Trump’s fishy behavior on Russia is bigger than possible email collusion
    Jul11

    Donald Trump’s fishy behavior on Russia is bigger than possible email collusion

    He keeps pushing a Moscow-friendly policy that almost nobody supports On June 18, 2013, when he was already well-known in political circles for his birther attacks on then-President Barack Obama, Donald Trump made an exciting announcement. “The Miss Universe Pageant will be broadcast live from MOSCOW, RUSSIA on November 9th,” he tweeted. “A big...

    Stoltenberg: NATO is on Ukraine’s side and will not recognise Crimea annexation into Russia
    Jul11

    Stoltenberg: NATO is on Ukraine’s side and will not recognise Crimea annexation into Russia

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg during a visit to Ukraine stressed that in the war-torn east of the country, Minsk agreements “must be fully implemented and OSCE monitors be granted full, safe and unhindered access to the whole of Ukraine». …read more Source: Baltic News...

    The Trump Administration Has Forfeited the Right to be Trusted on Russia
    Jul11

    The Trump Administration Has Forfeited the Right to be Trusted on Russia

    In June, the Senate passed a bill codifying U.S. sanctions on Russia. The bill—based on a series of Obama-era executive orders retaliating for Russia’s de facto invasion of Ukraine and, later, its meddling in the U.S. elections—passed the Senate by an overwhelming margin: 98-2. The lopsidedness of that vote signified that there is...

    Memory of Khan Kubrat and his Old Great Bulgaria
    Jul11

    Memory of Khan Kubrat and his Old Great Bulgaria

    We live almost 1,370 years after the death of Khan Kubrat – the person who established the Bulgarian statehood. Back in the 7th c. he unified the proto-Bulgarians in a military-tribal union, named Great Bulgaria. Its territory spread over the plains to the North of the Azov and Black Seas. There were lots of prairie empires in that region back...

    EU seals Ukraine pact ahead of Kiev summit
    Jul11

    EU seals Ukraine pact ahead of Kiev summit

    [BRUSSELS] The EU formally approved on Tuesday a landmark cooperation accord with Ukraine meant to counter a hostile Russia ahead of a high-profile summit in Kiev. …read more Source: The Business...

    EU seals Ukraine pact ahead of Kiev summit
    Jul11

    EU seals Ukraine pact ahead of Kiev summit

    BRUSSELS: The EU formally approved on Tuesday a landmark cooperation accord with Ukraine meant to counter a hostile Russia ahead of a high-profile summit in Kiev. The decision by the 28 European Union member states came hours before Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was due to meet EU diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini in Brussels. The EU...

    Russia Calls EU-Ukraine Pact “Exemplary” Breach of WTO Rules
    Jul11

    Russia Calls EU-Ukraine Pact “Exemplary” Breach of WTO Rules

    Russia has indicated a potential new legal salvo in its trade war with Ukraine and the European Union, telling the World Trade Organization that a trade deal between Kiev and Brussels breaks the rules by penalizing Russia. Minutes of a June 29 meeting of the WTO’s committee on regional trade agreements, published on Tuesday, record...

    Today at Commission, agenda and Ukraine
    Jul11

    Today at Commission, agenda and Ukraine

    A day ahead of the weekly meeting of European commissioners and chief spokesman Margaritis Schinas told reporters there will be plenty to report. The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, will attend the meeting to give the state of play on the talks ahead of Monday’s next round in Brussels. Commissioners will also discuss...

    Russia Might Introduce Measures in Response to Ukraine’s Entry Restrictions
    Jul11

    Russia Might Introduce Measures in Response to Ukraine’s Entry Restrictions

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — On Monday, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine would introduce biometric control for citizens of other countries who cross its border, with relevant decisions being already drafted. According to National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov, the decision to introduce biometric...