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    Lukashenko: It is impossible to balance the situation in Ukraine without the USA
    Mar30

    Lukashenko: It is impossible to balance the situation in Ukraine without the USA

    Alexander Lukashenko remarked that sooner or later the threats emerging in Eastern Europe can have a strong impact on the situation in Europe in general. …read more Source:...

    Russia accuses Latvia of ‘blatant censorship’ after Sputnik news site is shut down
    Mar30

    Russia accuses Latvia of ‘blatant censorship’ after Sputnik news site is shut down

    A new skirmish in the European Union’s “information war” with Russia broke out Tuesday when Latvia shut down a local version of Sputnik, the Kremlin-backed news agency. Russia’s foreign ministry condemned the move as “blatant censorship.” Sputnik said Wednesday it had resumed providing news for Latvian audiences using a .com Internet...

    Foreigners spent PLN 38 bln on shopping in Poland
    Mar30

    Foreigners spent PLN 38 bln on shopping in Poland

    In 2015, foreigners spent PLN 37.7 billion on goods and services in Poland, that means a 6.4 percent y/y increase, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reports. Meanwhile, Poles spent only PLN 18.6 billion abroad (2.7 percent y/y increase). According to the statement, Germans spent the most money (40.3 percent of the total amount). Second place...

    The Dutch rooting for a No in the Ukraine referendum
    Mar30

    The Dutch rooting for a No in the Ukraine referendum

    Next week, the Dutch will cast their opinion on the EU-Ukraine association agreement. While the Yes side is fairly uniform in its composition and logic, the No side is a motley crew. Who are they? …read more Source:...

    Sofia ‘Most Dangerous City in EU’
    Mar30

    Sofia ‘Most Dangerous City in EU’

    The Bulgarian capital Sofia is the fifth most dangerous city in Europe and the most dangerous in the European Union, a study shows. Moscow, St Petersbourg, Kiev and Belgrade have bottomed the personal safety ranking in a recent report of US think-tank Mercer.The survey, which was published before the attacks in Brussels last week, includes issues...

    Bulgaria Mulls Opening Honorary Consulate in Ukraine’s Kharkiv
    Mar30

    Bulgaria Mulls Opening Honorary Consulate in Ukraine’s Kharkiv

    A Bulgarian Honorary Consulate might be opened in the Eastern Ukrainian region of Kharkiv that will also have a mandate for Dnipropetrovsk to the south, local media outlets report. Bulgaria’s Ambassador to Ukraine is quoted as saying that authorities are considering the idea, and a name of the potential Honorary Consul has been put...

    Australia says ready to approve uranium sales to Ukraine
    Mar30

    Australia says ready to approve uranium sales to Ukraine

    Australia is set to approve sales of uranium to Ukraine under an agreement to be signed ahead of a nuclear security summit led by US President Barack Obama later this week.Australia has no nuclear industry of its own, but supplies about a tenth of the world’s uranium and has been steadily increasing the number of countries cleared to buy it...

    TGIF Nepal Fashion Week begins today
    Mar30

    TGIF Nepal Fashion Week begins today

    Photo: THT KATHMANDU: It all started out with a spark, and now it’s ready to set the Nepali fashion industry ablaze. The most awaited fashion event — the Blenders Pride — TGIF Nepal Fashion Week 2016, is finally here. The nation’s biggest fashion gala is prepared to raise the bar of style and glamour of Nepal from March 30 to April 2...

    Surikov: Stable Ukraine is key to resolving crisis in the Russian-Ukrainian relations
    Mar30

    Surikov: Stable Ukraine is key to resolving crisis in the Russian-Ukrainian relations

    According to the Ambassador, there is still no dialogue between the official Kiev and separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk Oblasts. The parties have so far agreed on ceasefire, but the truce is disrupted from time to time. …read more Source:...

    Canada calls for maintaining, strenghtening sanctions on Russia
    Mar30

    Canada calls for maintaining, strenghtening sanctions on Russia

    Canada’s Foreign Minister Stephane Dion stated that Canada must continue to require that collective sanctions aginast Russia be maintained or even strengthened, Sputnik reports. …read more Source:...