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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EcoMin Abromavicius: Ukraine getting ready for worst-case scenario for trade with Russia
    Dec03

    EcoMin Abromavicius: Ukraine getting ready for worst-case scenario for trade with Russia

    Ukraine will not amend the terms and conditions of its free trade pact with the European Union (EU), which will come into full force early in January 2016, Ukraine’s Economy Minister Aivaras Abromavicius has said, cites LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Begun: Main wave of refugees from Ukraine subsided
    Dec03

    Begun: Main wave of refugees from Ukraine subsided

    “The main wave of migrants from Ukraine has already subsided as the active phase of the military action in the region ended. But we continue to accept applications for refugee status from the Ukrainians,” Alexei Begun said. …read more Source:...

    Over 1,100 Ukrainians get additional protection in Belarus
    Dec03

    Over 1,100 Ukrainians get additional protection in Belarus

    “Belarus uses the migration flow division principle. A part of Ukrainians get permits for labor activities. Others apply for temporary residence or claim citizenship,” said Alexei Begun. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian president in Vilnius vows not to give in to Russia’s EU treaty blackmail
    Dec03

    Ukrainian president in Vilnius vows not to give in to Russia’s EU treaty blackmail

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, currently in Vilnius, has said Kiev will not give in to Moscow’s blackmail and will not renounce a free trade agreement with the European Union, stressing, however, his readiness to hold further talks with Russia, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Turkey, Russia ministers set for first meet since plane downed
    Dec03

    Turkey, Russia ministers set for first meet since plane downed

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during the G-20 Summit in Turkey. (AP file photo) Belgrade, Serbia | AFP – The top diplomats of Turkey and Russia were set to meet for the first time since Ankara shot down one of Moscow’s warplanes as dozens of foreign ministers gathered in Belgrade on...

    Number of Syrians coming to Belarus remains unchanged
    Dec03

    Number of Syrians coming to Belarus remains unchanged

    Syrian people go second after Ukrainians in the number of applications for asylum the Belarusian competent bodies receive today. …read more Source:...

    Klaus-Dieter Borchardt: Bulgaria Has Potential to Develop into Gas Hub
    Dec03

    Klaus-Dieter Borchardt: Bulgaria Has Potential to Develop into Gas Hub

    “For too long Bulgaria and other countries of the region have been concentrating on large scale pipeline projects such as South Stream and have left behind the development of important regional infrastructure, notably interconnections with neighbouring countries,” Klaus-Dieter Borchardt, Director Internal Energy Market at the European...

    Putin on surprise visit to Crimea
    Dec03

    Putin on surprise visit to Crimea

    Putin ‘went to Simferopol where he inaugurated the first phase of the energy bridge that will provide Crimea’s power supply from Russia’ …read more Source: World...

    Vladimir Putin launches ‘Electricity Bridge’ to Crimea
    Dec03

    Vladimir Putin launches ‘Electricity Bridge’ to Crimea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday attended the launch of the first leg of the power line ensuring direct supplies of electricity from Russia’s mainland to the Crimean peninsula hit by Ukraine’s energy blockade. …read more Source:...

    Putin Promises To Deliver More Power In Visit To Crimea
    Dec03

    Putin Promises To Deliver More Power In Visit To Crimea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to deliver new electricity supplies to power-short Crimea in a surprise visit December 2 to the disputed territory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...