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    Minsk to host international conference on Chernobyl on 25 April
    Apr20

    Minsk to host international conference on Chernobyl on 25 April

    The speakers at the conference will be Administrator of the UN Development Programme Helen Clark. Among the guests will be representatives of Russia and Ukraine, the Order of Malta, partners from Japan, Sweden, Ireland, the UK, Austria, Italy, and also representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited in Minsk. …read more Source:...

    EU proposes to lift visas for Ukrainians, hopes for change ‘soon’
    Apr20

    EU proposes to lift visas for Ukrainians, hopes for change ‘soon’

    European Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said he hoped that visa requirements for Ukrainians could be lifted “very, very soon” following Wednesday’s legislative proposal by the EU executive. …read more Source: Channel...

    Austrian President Voices Doubts Over Russia Sanctions
    Apr20

    Austrian President Voices Doubts Over Russia Sanctions

    Austria’s president says he believes the sanctions imposed on Russia in the wake of its annexation of Crimea could be relaxed next year if progress were made in peace talks between Moscow and Kiev …read more Source: ABC...

    Austrian president voices doubts over Russia sanctions
    Apr20

    Austrian president voices doubts over Russia sanctions

    PARIS (AP) — Austria’s president says he believes the sanctions imposed on Russia after its annexation of Crimea could be relaxed next year if… …read more Source:...

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine
    Apr20

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine

    Pope Francis is calling attention to the suffering in Ukraine caused by what he terms the “forgotten” armed conflict between government forces and Russian-backed rebels. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine
    Apr20

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine

    Pope Francis is calling attention to the suffering in Ukraine caused by what he terms the “forgotten” armed conflict between government forces and Russian-backed rebels. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Armenia betters its position in 2016 World Press Freedom Index
    Apr20

    Armenia betters its position in 2016 World Press Freedom Index

    Armenia has bettered its media freedom ranking to come 74th in the 2016 World Press Freedom Index released by the Reporters Without Borders. This year Armenia has progressed by 4 points leaving behind several EU member countries, including Italy, Cyprus, Greece and Bulgaria, as well as Ukraine, Israel, Turkey and Azerbaijan/ Russia is placed...

    EU proposes to lift visas for Ukrainians, hopes for change 'soon'
    Apr20

    EU proposes to lift visas for Ukrainians, hopes for change 'soon'

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said he hoped that visa requirements for Ukrainians could be lifted “very, very soon” following Wednesday’s legislative proposal by the EU executive. …read more Source: The...

    NATO, Russia Hold Highest Level Talks For Almost Two Years
    Apr20

    NATO, Russia Hold Highest Level Talks For Almost Two Years

    NATO ambassadors resumed talks with their Russian counterpart in Brussels on April 20, ending a nearly two-year hiatus that followed Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chernobyl disaster 30 years on: what do you remember?
    Apr20

    Chernobyl disaster 30 years on: what do you remember?

    Share your stories and contribute to our coverage marking 30 years since the biggest nuclear catastrophe in history On 26 April 1986 one of the four reactors at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant exploded. It was the biggest accident of its kind in history – a human and environmental disaster that triggered a political storm that has lasted for...