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    Georgia, Ukraine Agree To Cooperate On Efforts To Join EU
    Jul18

    Georgia, Ukraine Agree To Cooperate On Efforts To Join EU

    The presidents of Georgia and Ukraine have agreed to coordinate their efforts toward integration into the European Union. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Georgian, Ukrainian Presidents Agree To Boost NATO, EU Efforts
    Jul18

    Georgian, Ukrainian Presidents Agree To Boost NATO, EU Efforts

    The presidents of Georgia and Ukraine agreed to work together to help their former Soviet countries prepare for eventual NATO and European Union membership. (RFE/RL’s Georgian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Military Suicides Reach 500 In Three Years
    Jul18

    Ukrainian Military Suicides Reach 500 In Three Years

    Hundreds of Ukrainian soldiers have committed suicide after returning home from war in the country’s eastern Donbas region. Ukraine’s military prosecutor said it has registered around 500 suicides among Ukrainian veterans throughout the three-year conflict against Russia-backed separatist. Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said...

    New State of ‘Little Russia’ Declared in Ukraine as Russian-Backed Rebels Plot to Take Over the Whole Country
    Jul18

    New State of ‘Little Russia’ Declared in Ukraine as Russian-Backed Rebels Plot to Take Over the Whole Country

    Ukraine’s president has dismissed the move as coming straight from the Kremlin. …read more Source:...

    Agent ‘Kateryna’, Ukraine’s anti-corruption hero
    Jul18

    Agent ‘Kateryna’, Ukraine’s anti-corruption hero

    The government that came to power in Ukraine after the 2014 revolution promised to end corruption. The EU also made progress on that front a condition of giving Ukrainians visa-free travel, which they finally got in June this year. It has taken a long time, but the country’s Anti-Corruption Bureau is now fully operational. It has just...

    Pro-Russia rebel leader suggests breakaway region could become ‘Little Russia’
    Jul18

    Pro-Russia rebel leader suggests breakaway region could become ‘Little Russia’

    Alexander Zakharchenko described his plan to create a new state as a ‘peaceful’ solution to Ukraine-Russia relations, though the announcement drew swift outcry. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Armenia alone defends Russia in OSCE Parliamentary Assembly voting
    Jul18

    Armenia alone defends Russia in OSCE Parliamentary Assembly voting

    July 9-16, in Minsk, during 26th OSCE Parliamentary Assembly session a bill has been adopted urging Russia to abandon Crimea, informs Belorussian versia.ru. Particularly, the bill calls on Russia to nullify Crimea annexation decision and withdraw the occupation forces from … …read more Source:...

    Rebel leader in E. Ukraine unveils plan for new state
    Jul18

    Rebel leader in E. Ukraine unveils plan for new state

    Ukrainian officials said Russia wanted to show the world, and the United States especially, it could keep the crisis in a suspended state. …read more Source:...

    Chechnya becoming major player in rebuilding war-torn Syria
    Jul18

    Chechnya becoming major player in rebuilding war-torn Syria

    […] ordinary Chechens are likely to foot the bill, with many of them being forced to make contributions or face the possibility of exile or death, human rights activists say. The Kadyrov Foundation, one of Russia’s wealthiest charities, has spent millions bringing Western celebrities to Chechnya, buying sports cars for athletes and...

    Memorial for victims MH17 unveiled in Netherlands
    Jul18

    Memorial for victims MH17 unveiled in Netherlands

    In Vijfhuizen, the Netherlands, the National Monument for the MH17 victims has been unveiled remembering those 298 people, who were killed over eastern Ukraine as a rocket hit a civilian passenger plane. …read more Source: Baltic News...