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    Ukraine gas networks costly, Gazprom says
    Jun16

    Ukraine gas networks costly, Gazprom says

    Daniel J. GraeberST. PETERSBURG, Russia, June 16 (UPI) — It will be less expensive for Russian natural gas to move through a pipeline system in the Baltic Sea than through Ukraine, a Gazprom official said. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine International Airlines Doubles Flights to Yerevan
    Jun16

    Ukraine International Airlines Doubles Flights to Yerevan

    Starting from July 15, 2016 Ukraine International Airlines will be operating 14 flights a week instead of current 7 on the direction Kyiv-Yerevan-Kyiv. This destination has recently started to become …read more Source: Noyan...

    Juncker warns Russia on sanctions ahead of Putin meet
    Jun16

    Juncker warns Russia on sanctions ahead of Putin meet

    EU Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker warned Russia on Thursday (Jun 16) that the 28-nation bloc will only lift its sanctions if the Kremlin fully implements a Ukraine peace deal. …read more Source: Channel...

    The Hollow Alliance
    Jun16

    The Hollow Alliance

    For decades, the transatlantic partnership has been crucial to international security and the stability of the global economy. Through organizations like NATO, U.S. and European leaders have worked together to advance democracy, liberty, rule of law and the market-based values that have helped lift hundreds of millions of people out of poverty...

    Jean-Claude Juncker: ‘We must talk with Russia’
    Jun16

    Jean-Claude Juncker: ‘We must talk with Russia’

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said today that the EU and Russia should work towards improving their political and economic relations, but also reminded Moscow that it must live up to its international obligations. “We must not only talk about Russia … [but] also talk with Russia — its leadership, its people,” Juncker said,...

    Juncker defends EU sanctions at Russia forum
    Jun16

    Juncker defends EU sanctions at Russia forum

    The EU Commission chief tells an economic meeting in St Petersburg that relations can improve only if Russia lets Ukraine decide its own future. …read more Source:...

    First five-star Pullman hotel in Baltics opened in Riga
    Jun16

    First five-star Pullman hotel in Baltics opened in Riga

    Today, the grand-open of the five-star Pullman Old Town Riga hotel was opened in downtown Riga center, Dita Mirbaha, a representative of Ukrainian investor Wisher Enterprises, told LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    EU: Russia Must Implement Ukraine Deal to Lift Sanctions
    Jun16

    EU: Russia Must Implement Ukraine Deal to Lift Sanctions

    European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker told Russia on Thursday that the “only way” the 28-nation bloc will lift its economic sanctions on Moscow is if the Kremlin fully implements a peace deal for Ukraine. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    During rare visit, EU official says bloc must engage Russia
    Jun16

    During rare visit, EU official says bloc must engage Russia

    The European Union needs to engage with Russia despite the economic sanctions it has imposed on the country for annexing the Crimean peninsula two years ago, a top EU official said Thursday during a rare visit. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    A Day With Ukraine’s Frontline Medics
    Jun16

    A Day With Ukraine’s Frontline Medics

    Bullet wounds, shrapnel, loss of blood — it’s all in a day’s work for medical volunteers in Avdiivka, where a cease-fire between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatists often exists in name only. (Levko Stek and Marian Kushnir, RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...