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    Ukraine’s ‘new Shevchenko’ has big boots to fill
    May24

    Ukraine’s ‘new Shevchenko’ has big boots to fill

    Ukraine’s Andriy Yarmolenko. Reuters KIEV: Andriy Shevchenko’s retirement after Euro 2012 left a huge void in Ukrainian football and it has taken time for the younger generation to throw up a new leader. Step forward Andriy Yarmolenko, whose 22 goals have established him as the player most likely to fill the role a full decade after...

    Injury-hit Germany must rediscover tournament form
    May24

    Injury-hit Germany must rediscover tournament form

    German national soccer team coach Joachim Loew arrives for a news conference to announce the German squad for Euro 2016, in Berlin, Germany, May 17, 2016. REUTERS BERLIN: The German side setting their sights on Euro 2016, 20 years after their last continental trophy, may be completely different from the one that won the 2014 World Cup in Brazil....

    France ignores EU sanctions list, grants visa to banned Russian minister
    May24

    France ignores EU sanctions list, grants visa to banned Russian minister

    France has defied an EU travel ban and granted a visa to Russian Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev, despite the fact he is blacklisted from entering the bloc due to his support of Moscow’s annexation of Crimea. The Russian ministry confirmed Tkachev had been granted a French visa to head the Russian delegation at the World Organization...

    EU leaders call for peace in Ukraine
    May24

    EU leaders call for peace in Ukraine

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine called Monday for a peace deal aimed at ending the separatist war in eastern Ukraine to be implemented “as quickly as possible”, as fresh clashes erupted. …read more Source:...

    Baltic, Polish parliaments are not optimistic about curbing corruption in Ukraine
    May24

    Baltic, Polish parliaments are not optimistic about curbing corruption in Ukraine

    Corruption is a huge problem in Ukraine and there are no hopes that it will be curbed in a short time, said heads of the European affairs committees of the Latvian, Lithuanian, Estonian and Polish parliaments during their meeting in Riga on May 23rd, cites LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    European leaders call for ‘immediate’ peace in Ukraine
    May24

    European leaders call for ‘immediate’ peace in Ukraine

    Ukrainian leader Petro Porochenko and German Chancellor Angela Merkel along with France’s Hollande and Russia’s Putin also call for an immediate cessation of hostilities in the eastern Ukraine …read more Source: World...

    TWO YEARS AGO WAS AN ACT OF GROSS MASS MURDER
    May24

    TWO YEARS AGO WAS AN ACT OF GROSS MASS MURDER

    A coroner has found the downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine almost two years ago was an act of gross mass murder. He delivered the finding after conducting an inquest at the request of the families of six New South Wales victims who were among the…(??????? ????? ????? ????????? ????? ?????? ????????, ?? ???????? ????? ?? ?????? ????? MH17...

    Normandy Four supports idea of OSCE police force for Donbass
    May24

    Normandy Four supports idea of OSCE police force for Donbass

    “The leaders of Ukraine, France, Germany, and Russia voiced support to the unfolding of an OSCE police mission in Donbass and the beginning of consultations on the issue.” …read more Source:...

    “Normandy Four” leaders discuss situation in Ukraine, Syria
    May24

    “Normandy Four” leaders discuss situation in Ukraine, Syria

    Vladimir Putin had a phone conversation with Germany’s Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande, and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko …read more Source:...

    G-7 to express ‘strong opposition’ to militarization of S. China Sea
    May24

    G-7 to express ‘strong opposition’ to militarization of S. China Sea

    Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso leaves a press conference after the G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting in Sendai, northern Japan on May 21, 2016.G7 finance ministers on May 21 voiced concern about the sputtering global economy as they looked for a plan to stoke growth, while a currency policy clash overshadowed...