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    Bulgaria’s Adolescents Show Alarming Rates of Smoking, Drinking in WHO Report
    Apr01

    Bulgaria’s Adolescents Show Alarming Rates of Smoking, Drinking in WHO Report

    Bulgaria tops or is ranks high in lists of countries based on the share of adolescent drinkers and smokers, according to a recent World Health Organization (WHO) study on youth behavior.The WHO paper includes 40 countries, most of them in Europe, but also Israel and Canada. As many as 220 000 people aged 11, 13 and 15 have taken part in the WHO...

    The Netherlands one of five lands blocking Ukraine EU membership
    Apr01

    The Netherlands one of five lands blocking Ukraine EU membership

    The Netherlands is one of five European countries which have consistently blocked moves to open the way for Ukraine to… …read more Source:...

    US offers Ukraine $335 mn in security aid
    Apr01

    US offers Ukraine $335 mn in security aid

    The White House announced that it will provide Ukraine with $335 million more in ‘security assistance’ after a meeting between Joe Biden and Ukrainian President …read more Source: World...

    Netherlands, four others blocked Ukraine’s path to EU membership
    Apr01

    Netherlands, four others blocked Ukraine’s path to EU membership

    A group of five European Union Countries, including the Netherlands, fought against the Ukraine getting membership to the EU during the negotiations on the association agreement with the country, French diplomat Pierre Vermont said in an interview with the Volkskrant. The post Netherlands, four others blocked Ukraine’s path to EU membership...

    US offers Ukraine $335 mn in security aid
    Apr01

    US offers Ukraine $335 mn in security aid

    Australians sign pact to export uranium to Ukraine to help ease Kiev’s energy reliance on Russi… …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria PM ‘Bans’ Talk about Presidential Elections until Summer
    Apr01

    Bulgaria PM ‘Bans’ Talk about Presidential Elections until Summer

    Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Thursday said he had “forbidden” the issue of presidential elections until June. The vote is due in the autumn. An open race for the office of the President, an office of predominantly ceremonial functions, is not expected to begin before the summer, but some parties are already putting...

    Ukraine should never join EU – Dutch PM
    Apr01

    Ukraine should never join EU – Dutch PM

    Ukraine should never become a member of the European Union, Mark Rutte, the Prime Minister of Netherlands said in an interview a week before the Dutch referendum on the association agreement between the EU and Kiev. The Netherlands, which is holding the EU rotating presidency till July, is against Ukraine’s membership in the bloc because...

    Ukraine and Kazakhstan to shoot movie about writer Taras Shevchenko
    Apr01

    Ukraine and Kazakhstan to shoot movie about writer Taras Shevchenko

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    White House Says Will Give Ukraine $335 Million In ‘Security Assistance’
    Apr01

    White House Says Will Give Ukraine $335 Million In ‘Security Assistance’

    The White House announced that it will provide Ukraine with $335 million more in “security assistance” after a meeting on March 31 between U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Europe to US: Ignore Donald Trump, we need NATO
    Apr01

    Europe to US: Ignore Donald Trump, we need NATO

    WASHINGTON — The disconnect was striking. As Donald Trump doubled down on his disdain for an “obsolete” NATO this week, Eastern European and Baltic leaders were pitching a very different message to U.S. leaders: American support for the 66-year-old alliance is more vital than ever. “It is in the interest of the United States not to have war in...