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    Turkmenistan, Ukraine sign 10 cooperation agreements
    Oct30

    Turkmenistan, Ukraine sign 10 cooperation agreements

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    IMF review rules for Ukraine’s benefit
    Oct30

    IMF review rules for Ukraine’s benefit

    KIEV – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will set a serious precedent in case it carries on its lending program for Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Russia holds military exercises in Crimea
    Oct30

    Russia holds military exercises in Crimea

    Russian military mission in Syria brings history full circleInside the Russian militaryRussia plans second big military base near Ukrainian borderRussia starts nationwide show of forceRussian army stages air show in Crimea to promote conscription …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    Ukrainian forces, pro-Russian fighters exchange prisoners
    Oct30

    Ukrainian forces, pro-Russian fighters exchange prisoners

    Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian fighters have exchanged prisoners as part of a mid-February Minsk truce deal signed between the two warring sides. According to Press TV, eleven pro-Russian fighters were also released in the swap which took place in the east of Ukraine. The proceedings were overseen by both the Organization for...

    Turkmenistan and Ukraine to boost cooperation
    Oct30

    Turkmenistan and Ukraine to boost cooperation

    ASHGABAT (TCA) — Turkmenistan and Ukraine have confirmed their mutual readiness to increase economic cooperation. After talks with Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov in the Turkmen capital, Ashgabat, on October 29, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko noted significant potential of bilateral cooperation in fuel, energy and transport...

    Mogherini’s very good year
    Oct30

    Mogherini’s very good year

    Federica Mogherini will next week clock up one year in office as the European Union’s foreign policy chief. That anniversary looks insignificant beside the geo-political crisis that is unfolding in Syria, where the EU watches helplessly as Russian planes fly bombing missions to assist President Bashar al-Assad, just as earlier it watched...

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels swap prisoners
    Oct30

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels swap prisoners

    SCHASTYA, Ukraine: Ukrainian armed forces and pro-Russian insurgents on Thursday exchanged 20 prisoners in a goodwill gesture designed to get peace ta …read more Source: The News...

    Rights Leaders Seek to Counter State Oppression at Solidarity Conference
    Oct30

    Rights Leaders Seek to Counter State Oppression at Solidarity Conference

    WARSAW—Many of them, like Oles Shevchenko, former leader of the Ukrainian Republican Party and signatory of the Declaration of Independence of Ukraine, did hard time in Soviet-era gulags for daring to speak up for human rights at a time when trampling them was policy for communist hardliners at the seat of power. Some, like David Kilgour, former...

    IMF mulls rule changes to maintain aid to Ukraine
    Oct30

    IMF mulls rule changes to maintain aid to Ukraine

    nbsp Last Updated On 30 October2015 Aboutnbsp1 hour ago …read more Source: The Frontier...

    US, EU Suspend Some Sanctions Against Belarus
    Oct30

    US, EU Suspend Some Sanctions Against Belarus

    The United States and the European Union are temporarily lifting some sanctions against Belarus, which freed the last of its political prisoners in August. U.S. State Department spokesman John Kirby on Thursday called the move a “limited reprieve … that opens the door to expanded commercial ties for the Belarusian economy.” But...