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    Brussels to press on with Ukraine visa plan despite Dutch ‘no’
    Apr11

    Brussels to press on with Ukraine visa plan despite Dutch ‘no’

    The European Commission will propose this month granting visa-free travel to Ukrainians despite last week’s Dutch referendum no vote, a… …read more Source:...

    G-7 foreign ministers push nuclear disarmament in Hiroshima
    Apr11

    G-7 foreign ministers push nuclear disarmament in Hiroshima

    HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) — Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized countries called Monday for a renewed push for nuclear disarmament at the end of a two-day meeting in the atomic-bombed city of Hiroshima in western Japan. They also condemned recent terrorist attacks in a range of countries — Turkey, Belgium, Nigeria, Ivory Coast...

    G7 Hiroshima Declaration calls for ‘world without nuclear weapons’
    Apr11

    G7 Hiroshima Declaration calls for ‘world without nuclear weapons’

    G7 foreign ministers lay wreaths in front of the Cenotaph for 1945 atomic bombing victims in the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima on April 11, 2016© Foreign Ministry of Japan/AFPHIROSHIMA, Japan, Apr 11 – US Secretary of State John Kerry and G7 foreign ministers on Monday called for a “world without nuclear weapons”, citing North Korea’s...

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk quits
    Apr11

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk quits

    His decision comes barely two months after he survived a no-confidence vote in his government. …read more Source:...

    North Korea 'provocations' make push to abolish nuclear arms harder – G7
    Apr11

    North Korea 'provocations' make push to abolish nuclear arms harder – G7

    HIROSHIMA (Reuters) – The effort to rid the world of nuclear weapons has been made more complex by North Korea’s repeated provocations and by the worsening security environment in Syria and Ukraine, the Group of Seven (G7) foreign ministers said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian prime minister resigns
    Apr11

    Ukrainian prime minister resigns

    Arseniy Yatsenyuk says ‘artificial’ political crisis forced him to quit …read more Source: World...

    Looking for Lenin: Ukraine banned the statues – but where did they go?
    Apr11

    Looking for Lenin: Ukraine banned the statues – but where did they go?

    Photographer Niels Ackermann has been looking for the monuments hidden away under new decommunisation laws. The Calvert Journal follows the hunt … …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s embattled PM  Arseniy Yatsenyuk resigns
    Apr11

    Ukraine’s embattled PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk resigns

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk. (AP Photo) Ukraine’s embattled prime minister announced Sunday that he is resigning, opening the way for the formation of a new government to end a drawn-out political crisis. In his weekly televised address, Arseniy Yatsenyuk said his resignation would be formally submitted to parliament on...

    Ukrainian PM to step down
    Apr11

    Ukrainian PM to step down

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, who headed the government since former President Viktor Yanukovych was ousted in 2014, has sated he would resign this week. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ukraine’s prime minister quits, with ally of President Poroshenko poised to take over
    Apr11

    Ukraine’s prime minister quits, with ally of President Poroshenko poised to take over

    The resignation of Ukraine’s prime minister has cleared the path for an ally of President Petro Poroshenko to lead a new-look government as the former Soviet republic looks to end its worst political crisis in two years and restart billions of dollars of international aid …read more Source: South China Morning...