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    Preview: Ukraine speed to test new-look Germany defence
    Jun11

    Preview: Ukraine speed to test new-look Germany defence

    Ukraine’s players train REUTERS EVIAN: Germany’s defence will be put to the test in their opening Euro 2016 group match against Ukraine in Lille on Sunday with major questions still to be answered about the world champions’ new-look rearguard. Coach Joachim Loew’s team will be without key central defender Mats Hummels,...

    Football: Payet delivers France win to launch Euro 2016
    Jun11

    Football: Payet delivers France win to launch Euro 2016

    PARIS (AFP) – Dimitri Payet struck a sublime late winner to earn hosts France a 2-1 victory over Group A rivals Romania in the opening match of the European Championship, but more violence broke out between rival fans in Marseille.Thousands of police surrounded the Stade de France ahead of the gala opener amid widespread security fears,...

    Ukrainian Lawyer For Russian Prisoner Says Kyiv Leaders Libeled Her
    Jun11

    Ukrainian Lawyer For Russian Prisoner Says Kyiv Leaders Libeled Her

    The Ukrainian lawyer for former Russian prisoner Yevgeny Yerofeyev has filed a libel lawsuit against Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Ukraine’s chief military prosecutor Anatoliy Matios. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Moldovan President Calls On EU To Maintain Sanctions On Russia
    Jun11

    Moldovan President Calls On EU To Maintain Sanctions On Russia

    Moldovan President Nicolae Timofti called on the European Union to maintain economic sanctions on Russia, saying Moldova’s Transdniester region was the Kremlin’s “first experiment” with fueling separatist conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Mr. Juncker Goes to Russia
    Jun11

    Mr. Juncker Goes to Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, who despite his best efforts has continued to be somewhat of an international pariah since his annexation of Crimea and war in eastern Ukraine, might be getting a start on his rehabilitation program. Of course, he is not giving Crimea back to Ukraine or withdrawing weapons and soldiers from Donbas. Rather, he is...

    Thousands rally in eastern Ukraine against armed OSCE mission
    Jun11

    Thousands rally in eastern Ukraine against armed OSCE mission

    In eastern Ukraine, a large rally has been held in the pro-Russian rebel-controlled city of Donetsk. Thousands of protesters hit the city’s streets… …read more Source:...

    Wladimir Klitschko attends Armenian boxers’ sparring
    Jun10

    Wladimir Klitschko attends Armenian boxers’ sparring

    The Armenian Boxing Team holds joint trainings along with the teams of Israel, Belarus and Ukraine in Kiev. …read more Source:...

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko says the nation needs early parliamentary elections to “to infuse fresh blood” into its politics …read more Source: U.S....

    Some 30 protesters at Russian Embassy in Riga demand Russian forces’ pullout from Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Jun10

    Some 30 protesters at Russian Embassy in Riga demand Russian forces’ pullout from Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    A protest organised by the Ukrainian Congress of Latvia, gathered around 30 people outside the Russian Embassy in Riga this evening, LETA observ…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    EU Prolongs Support to Farmers Hit by Russian Ban on Fruit, Vegetables Imports
    Jun10

    EU Prolongs Support to Farmers Hit by Russian Ban on Fruit, Vegetables Imports

    The European Commission said on Friday that it extended for another year the safety net measures for the fruit and vegetables sector of the EU affected by the Russian ban on food imports. The safety net measures were introduced in 2014 in response to the Russian ban on imports of EU fruit and vegetables and were extended a year ago. Now, they are...