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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    European Union extends Crimea sanctions by another year
    Jun19

    European Union extends Crimea sanctions by another year

    Sanctions imposed by the European Union on the Crimean peninsula will remain in place until June 2018, the bloc’s foreign ministers decided at a meeting in Brussels on Monday. Reports Deutsche Welle. The sanctions include a ban on all imports and … …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian MP launches hunger strike over Lviv trash row
    Jun19

    Ukrainian MP launches hunger strike over Lviv trash row

    KIEV (Reuters) – A Ukrainian opposition lawmaker began a hunger strike on Monday, accusing central government of inaction in allowing trash to pile up in the picturesque western city of Lviv, the power-base of his Samopomich (Self-Reliance) party. …read more Source:...

    Ashot Ghulian: Artsakh welcomes all subjects of its sovereignty
    Jun19

    Ashot Ghulian: Artsakh welcomes all subjects of its sovereignty

    “Every time you congratulate South Ossetia, Abkhazia, Transnistria, Crimea, we are having a problem”: told the president of “Bright Armenia” party, the Member of the Parliament from “Yelq” bloc Edmon Marukyan during the 3rd conference of Armenian political parties, noting … …read more Source:...

    Is the Trump administration poised to take on a new role in the Ukraine conflict?
    Jun19

    Is the Trump administration poised to take on a new role in the Ukraine conflict?

    Reports that Donald Trump will receive Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko ahead of his first meeting with Vladimir Putin are causing a sensation in Kyiv. Could the move signal a new policy for the US in Ukraine? …read more Source: Deutsche...

    ACBA Credit-Agricole Bank presented experience gained at 3rd  conference of Caucasus SME Banking Club Conference-2017
    Jun19

    ACBA Credit-Agricole Bank presented experience gained at 3rd  conference of Caucasus SME Banking Club Conference-2017

    ArmInfo. ACBA Credit-Agricole Bank presented at the third annual banking conference in the countries of the South Caucasus and Central Asia – Caucasus SME Banking Club Conference-2017 in Tbilisi launched in 2013 non-financial banking products. In particular, holding free business seminars for SMEs, and providing the best experience gained...

    NATO Holds Military Maneuvers In Poland, Near Lithuanian Border
    Jun19

    NATO Holds Military Maneuvers In Poland, Near Lithuanian Border

    NATO has held its first war games focused on defending a land corridor along the Polish-Lithuanian border sandwiched between Russia’s Kaliningrad exclave and Kremlin’s close ally, Belarus. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU extends sanctions over Russia’s Crimea annexation
    Jun19

    EU extends sanctions over Russia’s Crimea annexation

    European Union foreign ministers Monday extended economic sanctions intended to punish Russia for the 2014 annexation of Crimea. At a meeting in Luxembourg, the ministers agreed to prolong by a year measures that prohibit EU companies from doing business in Crimea and the city of Sevastopol. The sanctions target investments and tourism in...

    Polotsk to host Three Sophias art exhibition in September
    Jun19

    Polotsk to host Three Sophias art exhibition in September

    The exhibition will feature the result of joint plein air painting workshops for young artists from Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine. It will be timed to the 1155th anniversary of Polotsk and the 500th anniversary of Belarusian book printing. …read more Source:...

    Germany threatens US rift over Russia pipeline
    Jun19

    Germany threatens US rift over Russia pipeline

    Germany and Austria have urged the US not to impose sanctions on Nord Stream 2 (NS2), a Russian gas pipeline, in stark terms that spoke of ending joint action on Ukraine. The German and Austrian foreign ministers, Sigmar Gabriel and Sebastian Kurz, voiced their anger in a joint statement on Thursday (15 June). They said the “threat of illegal...

    EU extends non-recognition policy against Russia for annexing Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula
    Jun19

    EU extends non-recognition policy against Russia for annexing Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula

    European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in 2014. The post EU extends non-recognition policy against Russia for annexing Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...