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    Northern Ireland hoping first kick isn’t only milestone
    Jun16

    Northern Ireland hoping first kick isn’t only milestone

    Northern Ireland coach Michael O’Neill, white jersey right, talks to the players during a training session at the Grand Stade in Decines-Charpieu, near Lyon, France, Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Northern Ireland will face Ukraine in a Euro 2016 Group C soccer match in Lyon on Thursday, June 16, 2016. AP LYON: Steven Davis made a minor bit of...

    German foreign minister: Brexit ‘would shake the union’
    Jun16

    German foreign minister: Brexit ‘would shake the union’

    The U.K. voting Leave in the EU referendum June 23 would “shake the union,” German Foreign Affairs Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned Wednesday, the BBC reports. “It would not just carry on as 28 [countries] minus one,” Steinmeier said at a joint press conference in Brandenburg with French Foreign Affairs Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault. “It...

    White House to Commit $220 Million to Supporting Ukraine
    Jun16

    White House to Commit $220 Million to Supporting Ukraine

    The White House plans to commit $220 million to Ukraine in support of economic, political, and energy reforms, Vice President Biden said in a meeting with Ukraine’s Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman Wednesday. “The Vice President expressed strong support for the prime minister’s ambitious reform efforts and commended him for the...

    U.S to provide 220 million USD financial aid to Ukraine
    Jun16

    U.S to provide 220 million USD financial aid to Ukraine

    United States Vice President Joe Biden informed Ukraine’s PM Vladimir Groysman about this during a phone conversation. …read more Source:...

    EU leaders come to Russia in a sign sanctions could be eased
    Jun16

    EU leaders come to Russia in a sign sanctions could be eased

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — After a two-year break which felt like a boycott European leaders and chief executives of top multinational companies are coming to Russia to speak at the country’s top economic gathering. Russia’s annexation of Crimea in March 2014 and support for separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine landed President...

    Germany taking no risk with Mats Hummels for Poland clash
    Jun16

    Germany taking no risk with Mats Hummels for Poland clash

    German defender Mats Hummels (left) trains separately with manager Oliver Bierhoff on a different pitch after an injury during a training session of the German team in the Camille Fournier stadium at their base camp in Evian, France, on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. Germany will face the Ukraine in a Euro 2016 Group C soccer match in Lille on Sunday,...

    Romania’s Joint Naval Force Proposal Leaves Bulgaria PM, President Divided
    Jun16

    Romania’s Joint Naval Force Proposal Leaves Bulgaria PM, President Divided

    Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has tabled to Bulgaria a proposal to create a joint Black Sea fleet to counter Russia, reiterating an earlier offer by authorities, daily 24 reports, citing government sources.”This is an attempt at involving Bulgaria in another conflict. Nothing requires that additional troops should be deployed to the...

    Police use tear gas to disperse English football fans
    Jun16

    Police use tear gas to disperse English football fans

    England supporters gather outside a bar in downtown Lille, France on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 one day ahead of the Euro 2016 Group B soccer match against Wales in nearby Lens. Photo: AP LILLE: French police used tear gas to disperse rampaging English football fans at the European Championship on Wednesday, the fourth time England fans have been...

    Poroshenko confirms Ukraine’s interest in strengthening cooperation with Kazakhstan
    Jun16

    Poroshenko confirms Ukraine’s interest in strengthening cooperation with Kazakhstan

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Putin To Discuss Russia-EU Matters With Juncker On June 16
    Jun16

    Putin To Discuss Russia-EU Matters With Juncker On June 16

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the St. Petersburg economic forum on June 16. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...