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    Trudeau to sign long-awaited trade deal with Ukraine during visit next month
    Jun21

    Trudeau to sign long-awaited trade deal with Ukraine during visit next month

    Six years of negotiations are expected to culminate in the signing of a long-awaited free trade deal between Canada and Ukraine when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits the country next month. On Monday, Trudeau told a Canada-Ukraine business forum in Toronto that he will be in Ukraine on July 11-12 after attending the NATO leaders’ summit...

    Germany to pack bigger punch against Northern Ireland
    Jun21

    Germany to pack bigger punch against Northern Ireland

    Germany have promised that their attack will pack a bigger punch when they face Northern Ireland on Tuesday after struggling up front in their first two Euro 2016 matches. The Germans will definitely go through to the tournament’s last 16 with a win or a draw in their final Group C game but they will need to be more clinical in front of...

    Justin Trudeau to attend NATO meeting in Poland, visit Ukraine
    Jun21

    Justin Trudeau to attend NATO meeting in Poland, visit Ukraine

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has confirmed he will attend a meeting of NATO heads of state and government in Warsaw, Poland, on July 8 and 9 and will also make his first official visit to Ukraine on July 11 and 12. A statement released by the Prime Minister’s Office Monday said Trudeau would travel to the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration...

    PM to attend NATO meeting in Poland, visit Ukraine
    Jun21

    PM to attend NATO meeting in Poland, visit Ukraine

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has confirmed he will attend a meeting of NATO heads of state and government in Warsaw, Poland, on July 8 and 9 and will also make his first official visit to Ukraine on July 11 and 12. …read more Source:...

    Trudeau to sign trade deal with Ukraine during visit next month, ‘to strengthen democracy, growth’
    Jun21

    Trudeau to sign trade deal with Ukraine during visit next month, ‘to strengthen democracy, growth’

    OTTAWA — Six years of negotiations are expected to culminate in the signing of a long-awaited free trade deal between Canada and Ukraine when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits the country next month. On Monday, Trudeau told a Canada-Ukraine business forum in Toronto that he will be in Ukraine on July 11-12 after attending the NATO...

    NATO's Stoltenberg – EU sanctions on Russia should remain
    Jun20

    NATO's Stoltenberg – EU sanctions on Russia should remain

    TRONDHEIM, Norway (Reuters) – The European Union should keep in place the sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told Reuters on Monday, a day after the German foreign minister said they should gradually be phased out. …read more Source: The...

    Coach blames “very hard situation” at home for Ukraine exit
    Jun20

    Coach blames “very hard situation” at home for Ukraine exit

    MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Ukraine coach Mykhailo Fomenko on Monday blamed the “very hard situation” at home for his team’s group-stage exit from the European …read more Source: Taiwan...

    China’s Xi weaves Poland into ‘new silk road’ plan
    Jun20

    China’s Xi weaves Poland into ‘new silk road’ plan

    WARSAW, June 20, 2016 (AFP) – The presidents of China and Poland greeted a Chinese freight train as it rolled into the Polish capital on Monday, part of a drive to drum up business between the Asian giant and the European Unions largest eastern economy.Chinas Xi Jinping and his Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda were on hand as the China...

    Democracy Lab Weekly Brief, June 20, 2016
    Jun20

    Democracy Lab Weekly Brief, June 20, 2016

    To keep up with Democracy Lab in real time, follow us on Twitter and Facebook. Juan Nagel accuses Argentina’s new president of betraying Venezuela’s opposition in pursuit of diplomatic victories on the world stage. Dan Peleschuk shows why Ukraine’s dismal roads are a microcosm of the country’s continued crisis of...

    France Calls on EU Leaders to Consider Potential Relaxation of Russia Sanctions
    Jun20

    France Calls on EU Leaders to Consider Potential Relaxation of Russia Sanctions

    French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault on Monday called on EU leaders to discuss possible offers for relaxation of the economic sanctions imposed by the Union on Russia over the Ukraine crisis if there was significant progress in the implementation of the Minsk peace accords. The summit should send “some signs of encouragement to everyone”,...