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    Germany’s Merkel to press Ukraine peace talks after Russian election
    Mar12

    Germany’s Merkel to press Ukraine peace talks after Russian election

    Chancellor Angela Merkel wants a renewed push for peace in Ukraine as conflicting sides fail to live up to the Minsk agreements. The optimistic tone comes as the EU renewed sanctions on Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Multilateralism for a Despotic Age
    Mar12

    Multilateralism for a Despotic Age

    “I know very well that right now some are trying to isolate Cuba. We Europeans want to show, on the contrary, that we are closer to you than ever,” said Federica Mogherini, the head of the European External Action Service, in a not-so-subtle dig at the Trump Administration. A few weeks later, Carl Bildt, Sweden’s former Prime Minister,...

    No fatigue in EU’s assistance to Ukraine, Mogherini says
    Mar12

    No fatigue in EU’s assistance to Ukraine, Mogherini says

    The European Union expressed strong support to Ukraine as the bloc’s foreign and defence policy chief went on visit to Kyiv on Monday, March 12, and spoke of financial support to Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    ForMin Melescanu on meeting Bulgarian and Greek counterparts: Opportunity to take on commitment to strengthen European project

    Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu stated on Monday, at the end of the meeting at foreign affairs ministers level of the Romania-Bulgaria-Greece Trilateral cooperation format, that this meeting represented an opportunity to assume the commitment regarding the strengthening of the European project. “The discussions focused on a couple...

    Azerbaijani U19 female footballers to face Ukraine in friendlies
    Mar12

    Azerbaijani U19 female footballers to face Ukraine in friendlies

    The Azerbaijan women’s national under-19 football team will take on Ukraine in two friendly matches. The games will be held in Kiev on March 14 and 17 …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Germany’s Merkel to press Ukraine peace talks after Russian election
    Mar12

    Germany’s Merkel to press Ukraine peace talks after Russian election

    Chancellor Angela Merkel wants a renewed push for peace in Ukraine as conflicting sides fail to live up to the Minsk agreements. The optimistic tone comes as the EU renewed sanctions on Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin’s ‘Ukrainians, Tatars, Jews’ Remark Triggers Backlash
    Mar12

    Putin’s ‘Ukrainians, Tatars, Jews’ Remark Triggers Backlash

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent suggestion that Jews and other minorities in Russia could have been behind the meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election have prompted a backlash in the United States. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Extends $1.2 Billion Loan to Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU Extends $1.2 Billion Loan to Ukraine

    The European Union’s foreign policy chief says the EU will extend a 1 billion-euro ($1.2 billion) loan to struggling Ukraine. Federica Mogherini, who was visiting the capital Kyiv on Monday, told reporters the loan should “support Ukraine’s economic stability and structural reforms.” Ukraine is trying to improve its...

    Putin ordered plane to be downed
    Mar12

    Putin ordered plane to be downed

    MOSCOW: Russia’s Vladimir Putin in 2014 ordered a passenger aircraft which was reported to be carrying a bomb and targeting the opening of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi to be downed, the president said in a film shown on Sunday. In a documentary titled Putin available on Russian social media, Putin told reporter Andrey Kondrashov he...

    EU says Ukraine must to more to fight corruption
    Mar12

    EU says Ukraine must to more to fight corruption

    The European Union’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on March 12 that Ukraine must do more to fight corruption and establish an anti-corruption court in line with the recommendations of the Venice Commission, a rights watchdog. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...