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    Beyond a “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”
    Nov25

    Beyond a “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”

    The fifth Eastern Partnership summit is kicking off today in Brussels, as leaders of the EU member states meet with leaders from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine. One of the items on the agenda: an initiative nicknamed the “Marshall Plan for Ukraine”—a proposal originally put forward by two Lithuanian...

    Separatist Leader Says He Is Taking Power in Ukraine’s Luhansk Region
    Nov25

    Separatist Leader Says He Is Taking Power in Ukraine’s Luhansk Region

    A senior separatist official of the Ukrainian region of Luhansk says he is taking over power from regional chief Igor Plotnitsky, who said earlier in the week that a coup attempt was trying to force him out of office. Security Minister Leonid Pasechnik said Friday that he was taking over after Plotnitsky resigned for health reasons. There was no...

    Minister of Agriculture, Ukrainian Parliamentary Delegation Discuss Ways Of Joint Cooperation
    Nov25

    Minister of Agriculture, Ukrainian Parliamentary Delegation Discuss Ways Of Joint Cooperation

    Baghdad – Minister of Agriculture Falah Hassan al-Lahibi discussed with a Ukrainian parliamentary delegation ways of joint cooperation between the two countries in the agricultural fields.Lahibi said “The Ministry of Agriculture is ready to increase the volume of cooperation in agricultural fields, products, irrigation technologies...

    Leader of rebel-held Ukraine region resigns amid infighting
    Nov25

    Leader of rebel-held Ukraine region resigns amid infighting

    Igor Plotnitsky, the head of Ukraine’s rebel Luhansk region, has resigned after accusing a rival of an attempted coup. With tensions simmering in the region, is the conflict in eastern Ukraine about to escalate? …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Minister of Agriculture, Ukrainian Parliamentary Delegation Discuss Ways Of Joint Cooperation
    Nov25

    Minister of Agriculture, Ukrainian Parliamentary Delegation Discuss Ways Of Joint Cooperation

    Baghdad – Minister of Agriculture Falah Hassan al-Lahibi discussed with a Ukrainian parliamentary delegation ways of joint cooperation between the two countries in the agricultural fields.Lahibi said “The Ministry of Agriculture is ready to increase the volume of cooperation in agricultural fields, products, irrigation technologies...

    Tymoshenko Says Ukraine’s Leaders Not Living Up To ‘European Values’
    Nov25

    Tymoshenko Says Ukraine’s Leaders Not Living Up To ‘European Values’

    Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko said that European partners are disappointed with the pace of reforms in Ukraine, and the current leaders in Kyiv are “part of the corruption” in the country. In an interview in Brussels with RFE/RL on the sidelines of the EU Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels on November 23,...

    Don’t be fooled by these 12 foods with really tricky names
    Nov25

    Don’t be fooled by these 12 foods with really tricky names

    (Credit: AP Photo/Matthew Mead) “What’s in a name?” Shakespeare once asked. Well, everything. Food-wise, when it comes to names, the particular label or nickname an ingredient or dish carries can mean the difference between enjoying your meal or being repulsed by testicles when you really wanted seafood. Naming mistakes can also lead you to...

    Tymoshenko Says Ukraine’s Leaders Not Living Up To ‘European Values’
    Nov25

    Tymoshenko Says Ukraine’s Leaders Not Living Up To ‘European Values’

    Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko said that European partners are disappointed with the pace of reforms in Ukraine, and the current leaders in Kyiv are “part of the corruption” in the country. In an interview in Brussels with RFE/RL on the sidelines of the EU Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels on November 23,...

    Don’t be fooled by these 12 foods with really tricky names
    Nov25

    Don’t be fooled by these 12 foods with really tricky names

    (Credit: AP Photo/Matthew Mead) “What’s in a name?” Shakespeare once asked. Well, everything. Food-wise, when it comes to names, the particular label or nickname an ingredient or dish carries can mean the difference between enjoying your meal or being repulsed by testicles when you really wanted seafood. Naming mistakes can also lead you to...

    Russia casts shadow over EU’s eastern summit
    Nov25

    Russia casts shadow over EU’s eastern summit

    There wasn’t one mention of Russia in the official declaration approved on Friday by EU leaders and the six former Soviet republics that form the so-called Eastern Partnership. But the shadow cast by the Kremlin over the summit was impossible to ignore, as was the EU’s uncertainty over what to do about it. German Chancellor Angela...