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    Merkel: 10 years in office and no signs of stopping
    Nov21

    Merkel: 10 years in office and no signs of stopping

    Over Merkel’s decade in charge, she has presided over Germany’s strong re-emergence on the world scene — showing leadership in the European financial crisis, pioneering the use of renewable energies and embracing a role as a key negotiator in the Ukraine conflict and a moral authority in Europe’s migrant crisis. At home, the...

    Merkel: 10 years in office and no signs of stopping
    Nov21

    Merkel: 10 years in office and no signs of stopping

    BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel marks her 10th anniversary at the helm of Germany on Sunday, becoming only the third post-World War II chancellor to hit that milestone. Over Merkel’s decade in charge, she has presided over Germany’s strong re-emergence on the world scene — showing leadership in the European financial crisis, pioneering...

    Merkel: 10 years in office and no signs of stopping
    Nov21

    Merkel: 10 years in office and no signs of stopping

    Angela Merkel marks her 10th anniversary at the helm of Germany on Sunday, becoming only the third post-World War II chancellor to hit that milestone. Over Merkel’s decade in charge, she has presided over Germany’s strong re-emergence on the world scene — showing leadership in the European financial crisis, pioneering the use of...

    Francis accepts invitation to visit Ukraine, says country’s president
    Nov21

    Francis accepts invitation to visit Ukraine, says country’s president

    …read more Source: Vatican...

    No closure for Ukraine’s heavenly hundred
    Nov21

    No closure for Ukraine’s heavenly hundred

    Two years since Euromaidan began, families of the victims still wait for answers. …read more Source: AL...

    Why does all of this remind me of the “Soviet”?
    Nov21

    Why does all of this remind me of the “Soviet”?

    I was looking at the old photographs. The parliament in 1990. Withered Communist faces (regardless of age) and youth, mostly original and independent-minded people incurred from an academic and scientific environment. Such figures could be met not only in the parliament but also in various state institutions. They were talking in a completely...

    Poroshenko Hails EU Parliaments’ Ratification Of Association Agreement
    Nov21

    Poroshenko Hails EU Parliaments’ Ratification Of Association Agreement

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the parliaments of all European Union member states have completed the process of ratifying the bloc’s Association Agreement with Ukraine. Poroshenko tweeted …read more Source: Big News...

    Poroshenko Hails EU Parliaments’ Ratification Of Association Agreement
    Nov21

    Poroshenko Hails EU Parliaments’ Ratification Of Association Agreement

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the parliaments of all European Union member states have completed the process of ratifying the bloc’s Association Agreement with Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Angela Merkel marks 10 years in office
    Nov20

    Angela Merkel marks 10 years in office

    BERLIN: People who have witnessed Angela Merkel in private over the past weeks describe a changed woman. Known for tackling the major crises of her chancellorship, from Greece to Ukraine, with the detached sobriety of a scientist, the German leader is showing more emotion of late. She cracks dark jokes about her own fate. For the first time,...

    Kuwait arrest raises specter of Ukraine black market as source of arms for ISIS
    Nov20

    Kuwait arrest raises specter of Ukraine black market as source of arms for ISIS

    The arrest in Kuwait of a Lebanese man with ties to the Islamic State has raised the specter that Ukraine’s notorious illicit arms market may be a source of weapons for the the militant group. One senior Ukrainian official with access to intelligence agency reports told Mashable on Friday that it is “plausible” the man, arrested...