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    Ukraine Reforms Could Bolster Case For Russia Sanctions, NATO’s Ex-Chief Says
    May29

    Ukraine Reforms Could Bolster Case For Russia Sanctions, NATO’s Ex-Chief Says

    Ukraine will find it easier to persuade European Union countries to renew sanctions on Russia this summer in the event it shows progress in pushing reforms and tackling corruption, the former chief of NATO told Reuters Saturday. Anders Fogh Rasmussen was appointed an adviser to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Friday, having been NATO...

    Kyiv Says Fighting In East Intensifies
    May29

    Kyiv Says Fighting In East Intensifies

    The Ukrainian military says that fighting between government troops and Russia-backed separatists has intensified in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Progress on Ukraine reforms can boost case for Russia sanctions – Rasmussen
    May28

    Progress on Ukraine reforms can boost case for Russia sanctions – Rasmussen

    Ukraine will find it easier to persuade European Union countries to renew sanctions against Russia this summer if it shows progress in pushing reforms and tackling corruption, the former chief of NATO told Reuters on Saturday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Progress on Ukraine reforms can boost case for Russia sanctions – Rasmussen
    May28

    Progress on Ukraine reforms can boost case for Russia sanctions – Rasmussen

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will find it easier to persuade European Union countries to renew sanctions against Russia this summer if it shows progress in pushing reforms and tackling corruption, the former chief of NATO told Reuters on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Putin: Russia Will Respond to US Missile Shield in Europe
    May28

    Putin: Russia Will Respond to US Missile Shield in Europe

    Kremlin leader Vladimir Putin says he will respond to the defensive missile system the United States and its partners are building in Eastern Europe, because it threatens Russia’s security. The Russian president said strong “counter-measures” will be enacted to the NATO deployment, and he emphasized that his country is reacting...

    They’ll Demand from the Armenian Side to Agree on a Settlement Package Based on Former Unfavorable Road Map
    May28

    They’ll Demand from the Armenian Side to Agree on a Settlement Package Based on Former Unfavorable Road Map

    Interview with Lilit Gevorgyan, Russia and CIS, Europe senior analyst at IHS Global Insight. Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting took place in Vienna, after which the Co-chairs, RA presidential office appeared with statements, providing minimal information on the subject of negotiations. However, it’s clear that subject of negotiations was the...

    Former NATO chief becomes adviser to Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko
    May28

    Former NATO chief becomes adviser to Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen, former NATO Secretary General and Danish Prime Minister said on Saturday he’s accepted the appointment of Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko to become his adviser. Rasmussen, who had held NATO’s top post from 2009 to 2014, wrote on his Facebook page that he is “pleased to accept the appointment.” He said...

    Ukraine Bombs Donetsk with Heavy Artillery
    May28

    Ukraine Bombs Donetsk with Heavy Artillery

    28 de mayo de 2016, 10:48Kiev, May 28 (Prensa Latina) Ukrainian Armed Forces bombed with heavy artillery the Azotni neighborhood, in the insurgent Peopleâ€Ã–s Republic of Donetsk (RPD), sources from the rebel territory said today. …read more Source: Prensa...

    The rumor on Azerbaijan-fled Vahan Martirosyan’s moving to Ukraine to be clarified
    May28

    The rumor on Azerbaijan-fled Vahan Martirosyan’s moving to Ukraine to be clarified

    Vahan Martirosyan, the Head of “National Liberation Movement” NGO, who a few months ago has fled to Azerbaijan from Armenia with his wife and a child and has asked for a political asylum, has moved to Ukraine. He has told … …read more Source:...

    Russia derides Ukraine’s hiring of ex-Nato chief
    May28

    Russia derides Ukraine’s hiring of ex-Nato chief

    Russian MPs say appointment of Anders Fogh Rasmussen as special adviser is a ‘hostile gesture’Ukraine’s president has appointed a former Nato secretary general as a special adviser, drawing a derisive reaction from Russia.Petro Poroshenko announced the appointment of Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former prime minister of Denmark who was...