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    Poroshenko congratulates Nazarbayev on Kazakhstan’s membership in UNSC in 2017-2018
    Jul01

    Poroshenko congratulates Nazarbayev on Kazakhstan’s membership in UNSC in 2017-2018

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has congratulated his Kazakhstani counterpart President Nursultan Nazarbayev on election of Kazakhstan as a nonpermanent member of the United Nations Security Council in 2017-2018 during a telephone conversation today. …read more Source:...

    Milos Zeman: Czech government rejects president’s call for referendum on EU, NATO
    Jul01

    Milos Zeman: Czech government rejects president’s call for referendum on EU, NATO

    "But I will do everything for them to have a referendum and be able to express themselves. And the same goes for a NATO exit too," the centre-left president said. Czech President Milos Zeman called for the Czech Republic to hold a referendum on European Union and NATO membership following Britain’s shock vote to leave the EU, a...

    Ukraine wants more Azerbaijan’s oil, gas
    Jul01

    Ukraine wants more Azerbaijan’s oil, gas

    Economy potential between Azerbaijan and Ukraine was on the spotlight of the XI session of the joint intergovernmental Ukrainian-Azerbaijani commission for economic cooperation held in Baku on July 1. …read more Source:...

    Kiev initiates creation of transport corridor ‘Baltic sea-Black sea-Caspian sea’
    Jul01

    Kiev initiates creation of transport corridor ‘Baltic sea-Black sea-Caspian sea’

    Ukraine has handed over the draft agreement on the creation of international Baltic sea-Black sea-Caspian sea transport corridor to Azerbaijan. …read more Source:...

    EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia by 6 months
    Jul01

    EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia by 6 months

    Sanctions on Russia to end on Jan. 31, 2017 if Moscow fully implements Minsk cease-fire agreement with Kiev …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Russia interested in Turkish stream, but implementation unlikely
    Jul01

    Russia interested in Turkish stream, but implementation unlikely

    Russia is still interested in Turkish Stream pipeline project, which envisages Russian gas supplies to Europe via Turkey, bypassing Ukraine, but it is unlikely that the project will be implemented, Amanda Paul, analyst at the European Policy Centre (EPC) and expert on Turkey believes. …read more Source:...

    EU extends sanctions on Russia for another 6 months
    Jul01

    EU extends sanctions on Russia for another 6 months

    The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine. The decision, which had been expected, was announced in a statement Friday. It means restrictive measures targeting Russia’s financial, energy and defense sectors, as well as some goods that can...

    News24.com | Ukraine will join EU within 10 years – PM
    Jul01

    News24.com | Ukraine will join EU within 10 years – PM

    Ukraine will join the EU within the next decade, Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman says, adding that his country still believed strongly in the bloc despite Britain’s vote to leave. …read more Source:...

    Russian spy sought to bug Lithuanian president’s home: prosecutors
    Jul01

    Russian spy sought to bug Lithuanian president’s home: prosecutors

    Identified only as Russian FSB security service agent NF, the Russian citizen was charged with espionage, document forgery and illegally crossing the border, the prosecutors’ office said in a statement. A Russian spy attempted to recruit Lithuanian officials to bug the home of the Baltic NATO state’s president, prosecutors said on...

    EU Extends Sanctions on Russia Another 6 Months
    Jul01

    EU Extends Sanctions on Russia Another 6 Months

    The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for six more months to keep pressure on Moscow to respect the peace agreement in Ukraine.The decision, which had been expected, was announced in a statement Friday. It means restrictive measures targeting Russia’s… …read more Source:...