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    A Forum for Modern Europe
    Dec16

    A Forum for Modern Europe

    The European Solidarity Centre in Gdańsk, Poland honoured with The Council of Europe Museum Prize for 2016.Photo credit: Grzegorz Mehring It gives me a thrill to know that the idea and a big purpose we have been working for for 35 years, has come to a wonderful fruition. It was Lech Wałęsa’s insight to create a centre, right where the...

    Ukraine says Russia looted two Crimean oil rigs
    Dec16

    Ukraine says Russia looted two Crimean oil rigs

    Shamil Zhumatov/ReutersUkraine accused Russia on Wednesday of looting two of its oil rigs after Crimea-based oil and gas firm Chornomornaftogaz moved the equipment off the coast of the annexed peninsula into Russian waters. Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine last year and the loss of the peninsula’s valuable energy assets has been a...

    Merkel calls for extending Russia sanctions
    Dec16

    Merkel calls for extending Russia sanctions

    German chancellor has criticized cease-fire violations in eastern Ukraine; says EU should maintain sanctions against Russia …read more Source: World...

    Ukrainian minister and Odessa governor trade insults – video
    Dec16

    Ukrainian minister and Odessa governor trade insults – video

    An argument between the Ukrainian interior minister Arsen Avakov and Odessa governor Mikheil Saakashvili comes to a head when Avakov throws water at Saakashvili at a heated government meeting on Tuesday. The water fight happened after a slanging match over who is more corrupt. Last week Ukrainian MPs got into a brawl during a parliament session...

    Russia suspends free-trade deal with Ukraine from 2016 (AFP)
    Dec16

    Russia suspends free-trade deal with Ukraine from 2016 (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday signed a decree to suspend its free trade agreement with Ukraine, starting from January 1, according to the official document posted online. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia suspends free-trade deal with Ukraine
    Dec16

    Russia suspends free-trade deal with Ukraine

    Putin orders suspension of agreement which was signed in October 2011 as part of a wider deal for the a ‘Eurasian Union’ …read more Source: World...

    Merkel calls for extending EU sanctions against Russia
    Dec16

    Merkel calls for extending EU sanctions against Russia

    German chancellor has criticized cease-fire violations in eastern Ukraine; says EU should maintain sanctions against Russia …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Kyiv Says Russia Loots $357 Million Oil Rigs In Black Sea
    Dec16

    Kyiv Says Russia Loots $357 Million Oil Rigs In Black Sea

    Ukraine has accused Russia of looting two of its oil rigs after the Crimea-based oil and gas firm Chornomornaftogaz moved the Black Sea rigs into Russian territorial waters. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Putin Orders Suspension of Free Trade Zone with Ukraine
    Dec16

    Russia’s Putin Orders Suspension of Free Trade Zone with Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    Russia’s Putin orders suspension of free trade zone with Ukraine (Reuters)
    Dec16

    Russia’s Putin orders suspension of free trade zone with Ukraine (Reuters)

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered officials to suspend Russia’s free trade zone with Ukraine from Jan. 1 of next year, the Kremlin said. Putin’s decision … …read more Source: The West...