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    Sajdik: Parties to the conflict in Ukraine view Minsk talks as the only way out
    Feb11

    Sajdik: Parties to the conflict in Ukraine view Minsk talks as the only way out

    “The Minsk process works and all the parties consider it as the only way to resolve the conflict,” said Martin Sajdik. …read more Source:...

    Makei: The trilateral contact group on Ukraine should continue its work
    Feb11

    Makei: The trilateral contact group on Ukraine should continue its work

    Greeting the participants of the meeting, Vladimir Makei thanked international experts and representatives of the expert initiative Minsk Dialogue (Belarus) for Minsk being chosen at the time as a venue to discuss the issues of the international agenda. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Intelligence:  Moscow will continue to push for greater regional integration
    Feb11

    U.S. Intelligence: Moscow will continue to push for greater regional integration

    Despite Russia’s economic slowdown, the Kremlin remains intent on pursuing an assertive foreign policy in 2016, says the Statement for the Record Worldwide Threat Assessment of the US Intelligence Community by Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, published on the website of U.S. Senate on February 9. According to the author,...

    Makei: Minsk talks on Ukraine proved their value
    Feb11

    Makei: Minsk talks on Ukraine proved their value

    Experts of the Normandy Four member states (Germany, Russia, France and Ukraine) have gathered in the Belarusian capital to mark the 1st anniversary of the Minsk Agreements and analyze the progress, failures, lessons and future challenges in their implementation. …read more Source:...

    IMF threatens to cut Ukraine aid over corruption
    Feb11

    IMF threatens to cut Ukraine aid over corruption

    The World Bank said it shared the IMF’s concerns about Ukraine’s slow progress in improving governance and fighting corruptionUkraine releases Vietnamese nationals arrested during violent raidDarling of Davos, Lagarde has second IMF term sewn upSharing the Christmas spirit with abandoned animals in UkraineFistfight erupts in Ukraine...

    3 ways to stop ‘revisionist, militaristic’ Russia
    Feb11

    3 ways to stop ‘revisionist, militaristic’ Russia

    MUNICH — The great and the good of the Atlantic security elites, and a few of their adversaries, face an unusually complex series of challenges as they gather for their annual summit in Munich this week. It was here, in February 2007, that President Vladimir Putin first threw down the gauntlet to the West, although his language was relatively...

    Poland to join fight vs Islamic State in return for NATO help against Russia
    Feb11

    Poland to join fight vs Islamic State in return for NATO help against Russia

    Poland will join the fight against Islamic State, its defence minister said on Wednesday, though he signalled that the scale of its involvement would depend on NATO’s response to Russia’s renewed assertiveness on the alliance’s eastern flank. The announcement, made by Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz after a meeting with US...

    Tennis: Top seed Nishikori, qualifier Nishioka advance
    Feb11

    Tennis: Top seed Nishikori, qualifier Nishioka advance

    LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Three-time defending champion Kei Nishikori and Japanese compatriot Yoshihito Nishioka, a 130th-ranked qualifier, advanced to the quarter-finals of the ATP Memphis Open on Wednesday with straight-sets triumphs.Top seed Nishikori defeated 124th-ranked Ryan Harrison 6-2, 7-5 to book a last-eight date against Kazakstans...

    AKIpress audience jokingly nominates governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, former mayor of Moscow for Bishkek mayor
    Feb11
    Pentagon chief seeks more help in anti-IS fight
    Feb11

    Pentagon chief seeks more help in anti-IS fight

    BRUSSELS (AFP) – Pentagon chief Ashton Carter and dozens of defence ministers from the US-led coalition striking Islamic State jihadists meet in Brussels on Thursday to take stock of the difficult campaign.More than 18 months after the United States and the quickly assembled alliance began bombing IS targets, Carter hopes renewed alarm over...