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    Russia, Ukraine agree to cooperate in human rights ‘beyond politics and borders’
    Jun21

    Russia, Ukraine agree to cooperate in human rights ‘beyond politics and borders’

    First thing we decided on was the conceptual protection of human rights outside politics and borders. This will be the main format for our further negotiations, Tatyana Moskalkova said. …read more Source:...

    Euro 2016: Ukraine’s Presidential Spokesman Cheers for ‘Beloved’ Wales
    Jun21

    Euro 2016: Ukraine’s Presidential Spokesman Cheers for ‘Beloved’ Wales

    Although Ukraine’s campaign in the Euro 2016 championship ended before any other team, some Ukrainians have already found a new side to cheer for—Wales. The Welsh team’s decisive 3-0 victory over Russia to knock the latter out of the tournament was enough to impress many, including Svyatoslav Tsegolko, spokesman of Ukrainian President...

    Brian Mulroney on Canada and NATO: ‘We must decide to do more’
    Jun21

    Brian Mulroney on Canada and NATO: ‘We must decide to do more’

    Justin Tang/CP Notes for an address by former prime minister Brian Mulroney to the NATO Association of Canada on July 20, 2016: I appreciate the honour you are giving me today and welcome the opportunity to share some views on the challenges facing NATO and on defence issues more specifically for Canada. Predictions about the demise of NATO seem...

    Ukraine not expecting any fresh IMF funds this year
    Jun21

    Ukraine not expecting any fresh IMF funds this year

    Ukraine said on Tuesday it was not expecting any fresh loans from the IMF this year as it pushes ahead with efforts to reverse years of mismanagement and graft. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU envoys agree to extend sanctions on Russia: Diplomats
    Jun21

    EU envoys agree to extend sanctions on Russia: Diplomats

    EU envoys in Brussels agree to extend Ukraine-related sanctions on Russia, diplomatic sources say. …read more Source:...

    Council of Europe chief under fire over rights report
    Jun21

    Council of Europe chief under fire over rights report

    The Secretary General of the Council of Europe has come under fire for not mentioning – in an annual speech – human rights violations in Crimea, annexed by Russia in 2014, and in separatist-controlled Donbas. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Ukrainian President Says Violent Russian Soccer Fans Were ‘Trained Killers’
    Jun21

    Ukrainian President Says Violent Russian Soccer Fans Were ‘Trained Killers’

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said during a visit to France that Russian soccer fans behind violence in Marseille during the European Championships were “trained fighters who kill.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU takes first step toward extending Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    EU takes first step toward extending Russia sanctions

    Ambassadors of the EU’s 28 countries agreed on Tuesday to extend economic sanctions against Russia for another six months, diplomatic sources told POLITICO, though the decision still needs to be officially approved by ministers in the Council, and France, the U.K. and Sweden want to discuss the extension with national parliamentarians. An...

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions
    Jun21

    French president floats slow lifting of Russia sanctions

    PARIS (AP) ” French President Francois Hollande says European Union sanctions against Russia could be gradually lifted but only if further progress is made on a peace deal for Ukraine.He spoke amid pressure from some European companies… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Global and regional approaches to Internet governance discussed in Bishkek the first time at a high level to discuss
    Jun21

    Global and regional approaches to Internet governance discussed in Bishkek the first time at a high level to discuss

    Bishkek, June 21 / Kabar /. Bishkek hosts the first Central Asian Internet Governance Forum (IGF), organized by the Ministry of Transport and Communications of Kyrgyzstan and the Public Foundation “Civil Initiative on Internet Policy”. The organizers said that the event, which is part of a global Internet Governance Forum under the UN...