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    The Daily Vertical: That Sure Is Some Cease-Fire! (Transcript)
    May20

    The Daily Vertical: That Sure Is Some Cease-Fire! (Transcript)

    Isn’t it time to admit what’s long been painfully obvious? The Minsk agreement is dead in the water. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian airline Yanair launches Riga-Kiev flights
    May20

    Ukrainian airline Yanair launches Riga-Kiev flights

    Ukrainian airline Yanair launches flights from Riga to Kiev today, the Riga International Airport informed LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    EU to make it easier to suspend visa-free travel amid immigration worries
    May20

    EU to make it easier to suspend visa-free travel amid immigration worries

    European Union interior ministers will back plans on Friday to make it easier and faster to suspend visa-free travel with any third country, officials said, amid deepening public concern about the scale of immigration into the bloc. The EU is in politically sensitive talks with Turkey on relaxing travel requirements for Turks seeking to visit...

    TransMin invites Germany, Ukraine, Azerbaijan to use Latvia’s transport infrastructure
    May20

    TransMin invites Germany, Ukraine, Azerbaijan to use Latvia’s transport infrastructure

    Latvian Transport Minister Uldis Augulis (Greens/Farmers) during the International Transport Forum in Leipzig, Germany, invited German, Ukrainian and Azerbaijani representatives to build cooperation with Latvia in transport, the Transport Ministry reported LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    The Panama Papers and Putin
    May20

    The Panama Papers and Putin

    OPINION: The Panama Papers scandal, among other things, reinforces growing concerns about high-level fraud and corruption within President Vladimir Putin’s government and raises troubling questions about Moscow’s conflict with neighbouring Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    EU expected to extend Russia economic sanctions
    May20

    EU expected to extend Russia economic sanctions

    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has predicted the EU will extend economic sanctions on Russia by June despite “differences” of opinion in Europe. …read more Source:...

    OSCE mulls armed police mission in Ukraine
    May20

    OSCE mulls armed police mission in Ukraine

    “It would be a police operation to help provide a safe environment for the elections to take place,” the OSCE Secretary General said. …read more Source:...

    Belarusian State Circus presents new show
    May20

    Belarusian State Circus presents new show

    The new show will feature the Novoselovs family with their act Illusion of Modern Age, Belarusian camels, French mastiffs, Cat the Acrobat, and graceful lamas. A duet of Ukrainian clowns will bring a lot of fun to the stage. …read more Source:...

    KVV Group confirms owner Kazmin detained in Ukraine
    May20

    KVV Group confirms owner Kazmin detained in Ukraine

    Ukraine’s KVV Group, the owner of the Latvian metallurgical plant KVV Liepajas Metalurgs, after categorically rejecting last week allegations about the involvement of its co-owner, Yevgeny Kazmin, in financing of separatism in Ukraine or any other criminal activities in Ukraine and the illegally occupied territories, has changed its tune...

    Reaction to NATO Missile Defense System Is Just One Sign of Russia’s Growing Paranoia
    May20

    Reaction to NATO Missile Defense System Is Just One Sign of Russia’s Growing Paranoia

    Image: Missiles. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com YEREVAN, Armenia — NATO’s deployment of a missile defense system in Romania this month brought the requisite Russian snarls and vows of countervailing action, such as reintroducing a movable, rail-based missile system that Moscow abolished in 2008. The Romanian system is the latest piece in a...