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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Gazprom Puts Forward New South Stream Route
    Apr28

    Gazprom Puts Forward New South Stream Route

    Russian energy giant Gazprom has tabled a new option to revive the South Stream pipeline, local media report.Alternative routes are being studied for South Stream and Nord Stream II which would possibly use private funding, instead of counting on EU support, Vesti Finance quotes Andrey Konoplyanik, adviser to the head of Gazprom Export, as...

    Lawyer: extradition of Ukrainian pilot expected soon
    Apr28

    Lawyer: extradition of Ukrainian pilot expected soon

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A lawyer for a jailed Ukrainian pilot says his client has been given forms to complete for extradition from Russia.Nadezhda Savchenko, who was captured by Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine in 2014, was sentenced… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Lawyer: extradition of Ukrainian pilot expected soon
    Apr28

    Lawyer: extradition of Ukrainian pilot expected soon

    MOSCOW (AP) — A lawyer for a jailed Ukrainian pilot says his client has been given forms to complete for extradition from Russia. Nadezhda Savchenko, who was captured by Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine in 2014, was sentenced to 22 years in prison last month for her alleged role in the deaths of two Russian journalists. The extradition...

    Lawyer: extradition of Ukrainian pilot expected soon
    Apr28

    Lawyer: extradition of Ukrainian pilot expected soon

    A lawyer for a jailed Ukrainian pilot says his client has been given forms to complete for extradition from Russia. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    [Focus] EU’s Arctic policy targets environment, Russia
    Apr28

    [Focus] EU’s Arctic policy targets environment, Russia

    Eight years in the making, the EU’s new Arctic strategy focuses on environmental issues and speaks of “selective engagement” with Russia despite the Ukraine war. …read more Source:...

    EBRD chief says Ukraine’s leaders have 2-3 months to kick-start reforms
    Apr28

    EBRD chief says Ukraine’s leaders have 2-3 months to kick-start reforms

    Ukraine’s reshuffled leadership has up to three months to convince Western backers of its commitment to kick-start a stalled reform drive, the head of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said. …read more Source: Channel...

    [Ticker] France, Germany want easier ways to suspend visa-free travel
    Apr28

    [Ticker] France, Germany want easier ways to suspend visa-free travel

    They say the current safeguard clauses to temporarily shelve visa-free regimes are too complicated, according to the WSJ, and have circulated proposals to make the procedure easier. The European Commission recently proposed such agreements with Turkey, Ukraine and Georgia that would allow 120 million people easier access to the EU. …read...

    [Ticker] EU-Ukraine summit postponed to September
    Apr28

    [Ticker] EU-Ukraine summit postponed to September

    The EU-Ukraine summit that was planned for 19 May will be moved to September to give Kiev time to deliver on reforms it pledged under the EU association agreement, a European Commission spokesperson said on Wednesday (27 April). Ukraine recently appointed a new government. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine PM slams Russia’s outlawing of Crimean Tatar body
    Apr28

    Ukraine PM slams Russia’s outlawing of Crimean Tatar body

    Russia’s ‘nonsense decision’ can only strengthen our support for the Crimean Tatars, says Vladimir Groysman …read more Source: World...

    EBRD chief says Ukraine's leaders have 2-3 months to kick-start reforms
    Apr28

    EBRD chief says Ukraine's leaders have 2-3 months to kick-start reforms

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s reshuffled leadership has up to three months to convince Western backers of its commitment to kick-start a stalled reform drive, the head of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said. …read more Source: The...