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    Ukraine lifts sanctions from 29 foreign journalists, also from Latvia and Estonia
    May30

    Ukraine lifts sanctions from 29 foreign journalists, also from Latvia and Estonia

    The sanctions that were introduced in September 2015 against a number of Russian and other foreign journalists, including from Latvia and Estonia, were revoked by a Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council resolution on May 20, informs INTERFAX/LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    EU’s Juncker plans to visit Russia in June
    May30

    EU’s Juncker plans to visit Russia in June

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has agreed to attend an event in Russia next month, a Commission spokeswoman said on Monday, in a move that may stir debate on the EU’s fraught relations with Moscow. “President Juncker has been invited and plans to participate in the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum on June 16,”...

    NATO urged to show stronger resolve on Russia, up spending
    May30

    NATO urged to show stronger resolve on Russia, up spending

    TIRANA, Albania (AP) — NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly has urged alliance members to stand up to Russia’s military assertiveness and to decide to better share the burden of collective defense when they hold a summit in July. Assembly President, U.S. Congressman Michael R. Turner, on Monday said that “Russia’s aggressiveness comes...

    Signs of life but little hope in Ukraine’s rebel east
    May30

    Signs of life but little hope in Ukraine’s rebel east

    Less fighting but rising poverty and uncertainty in Russian-backed region of Donetsk …read more Source: The Irish...

    EU’s Juncker To Attend Conference In Russia
    May30

    EU’s Juncker To Attend Conference In Russia

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has agreed to attend an event in Russia next month, a commission spokeswoman has said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Second gold for Bulgarian group rhythmic gymnastics team in World Cup race
    May30

    Second gold for Bulgarian group rhythmic gymnastics team in World Cup race

    The Bulgarian group team of rhythmic gymnastics has won a second title today at the World Cup tournament in Sofia. After the gold in five ribbons, the Bulgarians were ranked first in the routine with two hoops and three pairs of clubs. The team lined up with Mihaela Maevska, Reneta Kamberova, Tsvetelina Stoyanova, Tsvetelina Naydenova and...

    Soccer: Romania loses 3-4 to Ukraine, coach Iordanescu disappointed
    May30

    Soccer: Romania loses 3-4 to Ukraine, coach Iordanescu disappointed

    Romania lost 3-4 (1-1) to Ukraine a friendly match on Sunday night, in preparation for the UEFA Euro 2016 soccer championship. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine cannot expect help from unreliable US
    May30

    Ukraine cannot expect help from unreliable US

    …read more Source: Mehr News...

    Tragic fire at care home in Ukraine
    May30

    Tragic fire at care home in Ukraine

    A tragic fire has occurred in the village of Litochky, Ukraine, at an old people’s home taking the lives of 17 people. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    17 die in blaze at home for elderly
    May30

    17 die in blaze at home for elderly

    SEVENTEEN people died when a makeshift home for the elderly near the Ukrainian capital Kiev caught fire in the early hours of yesterday. The fire tore through the two-storey shelter in the village of Litochky, located about 50km north of Kiev. Ukraine’s state emergencies service said 35 people were at the home when the fire broke out....