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    Romania offers Moldova $65 million loan to spur reforms
    Jan26

    Romania offers Moldova $65 million loan to spur reforms

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s prime minister offered Moldova a loan of 60 million euros ($65 million) on Tuesday to prevent economic collapse in the impoverished ex-Soviet republic — if certain conditions are met. To get the money, Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos said Moldova will have to reform its justice system, fight corruption, sign...

    No increase in flow of goods to Belarus after Ukraine’s association with EU
    Jan26

    No increase in flow of goods to Belarus after Ukraine’s association with EU

    “The customs service operates in a regular mode. We instructed the staff that there may be an increase in the flow of some goods into the country. But no such increase has happened so far,” Yuri Senko said. …read more Source:...

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov reaches out to Trudeau government
    Jan26

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov reaches out to Trudeau government

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov reached out Tuesday to the new government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau while decrying the the government of Trudeau’s predecessor Stephen Harper as “Russia-phobic.” Speaking during a wide-ranging annual foreign affairs news conference in Moscow, Lavrov said Russian President Vladimir Putin and...

    North Korea sanctions: will US-China relations last the week?
    Jan26

    North Korea sanctions: will US-China relations last the week?

    United States President Barack Obama (right) and and President XI Jinping of China during a toast at a State Dinner in the White House in Washington, DC on 25th September, 2015© Pool/ABACA/Press Association Images on China: will China’s currency crash the global economy? US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet with Chinese President Xi...

    Senko: Transit of Ukrainian goods via Belarus is smooth
    Jan26

    Senko: Transit of Ukrainian goods via Belarus is smooth

    We persuaded Russian colleagues that we can control the transit of Ukrainian goods with the use of information technology. Ukrainian goods go transit across Belarus painlessly. We organized contact points where such goods are forwarded, Yuri Senko noted. …read more Source:...

    The Kremlin Shows the World How to Make an AIDS Crisis Worse
    Jan26

    The Kremlin Shows the World How to Make an AIDS Crisis Worse

    “I may be small, but I am strong,” says Anya Alimova, a 29-year-old with green hair, as she picks up a heavy backpack bulging with syringes, condoms, HIV tests and other related items. It’s a snowy winter’s evening in east Moscow, and Alimova and her co-worker, Lena Plotnikova, will spend the next few hours distributing these...

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal – Lavrov
    Jan26

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal – Lavrov

    Ukraine is dragging its feet on implementation of the Minsk peace agreement because its wants to keep in place the Western sanctions imposed on Russia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Working political group on Ukraine resumes talks in Minsk
    Jan26

    Working political group on Ukraine resumes talks in Minsk

    The previous round of Minsk talks on Ukraine was held on 20 January. The group coordinated the date for completing demining activities and restoring important civilian facilities – before 21 March. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal: Lavrov
    Jan26

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal: Lavrov

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine is dragging its feet on implementation of the Minsk peace agreement because its wants to keep in place the Western sanctions imposed on Russia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal – Lavrov
    Jan26

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal – Lavrov

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine is dragging its feet on implementation of the Minsk peace agreement because its wants to keep in place the Western sanctions imposed on Russia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...