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    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...

    President Putin is trying to build a separate, Russia-alone format for presidents Aliyev and Sargsyan, because he doesn’t want a settlement: Matthew Bryza
    Jun16

    President Putin is trying to build a separate, Russia-alone format for presidents Aliyev and Sargsyan, because he doesn’t want a settlement: Matthew Bryza

    “Another Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting will be launched in late June,” James Warlick, the U.S. Co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, said commenting on the second meeting of the conflicting states after the four-day war. Although miscellaneous information was being circulated regarding venue and day of the meeting, they have been officially confirmed by...

    Kremlin Propaganda In Czech Republic Plays Long Game To Sow Distrust In EU
    Jun16

    Kremlin Propaganda In Czech Republic Plays Long Game To Sow Distrust In EU

    Sowing distrust and disbelief in Europe and its institutions is the main aim of Russian propaganda in the Czech Republic, according to a new study. And unlike the attention-grabbing tactics used during the Soviet era, Moscow is playing a sophisticated long game. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Exhibition of famous Azerbaijani artists kicks off in Ukraine
    Jun16

    Exhibition of famous Azerbaijani artists kicks off in Ukraine

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    Russia must implement Ukraine deal for EU to lift sanctions: Juncker (AFP)
    Jun16

    Russia must implement Ukraine deal for EU to lift sanctions: Juncker (AFP)

    Saint Petersburg (AFP) – European Union 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: The West...