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    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil
    Feb19

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister and his new French counterpart plan to make a joint visit to Kiev on Monday to prod Ukraine’s squabbling politicians to push ahead with reforms. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier’s spokesman, Martin Schaefer, said Friday he will meet in Berlin with French Foreign Minister...

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil
    Feb19

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil

    Germany’s foreign minister and his new French counterpart plan to make a joint visit to Kiev on Monday to prod Ukraine’s squabbling politicians to push ahead with reforms. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil
    Feb19

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister and his new French counterpart plan to make a joint visit to Kiev on Monday to prod Ukraine’s squabbling… …read more Source:...

    UNICEF Calls for Access to 500,000 Children in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb19

    UNICEF Calls for Access to 500,000 Children in Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected the lives of a half-million children living in areas not controlled by the Kyiv government and near the front lines of the fighting with pro-Russia separatists. In a statement Friday, UNICEF said one in three of those children, numbering some 580,000, now...

    European Union: Hungary says Italian threat to cut funds to east is blackmai
    Feb19

    European Union: Hungary says Italian threat to cut funds to east is blackmai

    Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi warned Eastern European leaders on Thursday that they may get less European Union development money if they do not help with the refugee crisis, participants at an EU summit in Brussels said. A threat from Italy to cut European Union funding to eastern European members is “political blackmail,”...

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation
    Feb19

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation

    Ukraine’s embattled prosecutor-general has officially submitted his resignation, a spokesman for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wrote on Twitter. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation
    Feb19

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation

    Ukraine’s embattled prosecutor-general has officially submitted his resignation, a spokesman for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wrote on Twitter. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    [Ticker] Iran bank wins ruling against EU sanctions
    Feb19

    [Ticker] Iran bank wins ruling against EU sanctions

    The European Court of Justice ruled Thursday that the EU unfairly froze the funds of Iran’s Bank Mellat for six years when it claimed the bank was backing the Islamic Republic’s nuclear programme. The EU lifted the freeze in January as part of an international agreement with Iran. …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko and Biden record deterioration of situation in Donbas
    Feb19

    Poroshenko and Biden record deterioration of situation in Donbas

    Vice President Biden condemned worsening of the security situation and assured of Washington’s steadfast position regarding support for territorial integrity of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Phl Envoy Meets With Leading Russian Political Pundit
    Feb19

    Phl Envoy Meets With Leading Russian Political Pundit

    19 February 2016 – Philippine Ambassador to the Russian Federation Carlos D. Sorreta, met with Dr. Dmitri Trenin, Director of the Carnegie Moscow Center, on February 17, in Moscow. Ambassador Sorreta and Dr. Trenin exchanged views on Russian foreign policy on a wide range of issues – from general international relations questions such as the...