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    The EU threatens Poland for not accepting Muslim refugees – here’s how they responded
    Jun19

    The EU threatens Poland for not accepting Muslim refugees – here’s how they responded

    The European Union is so dedicated to the relocation of Muslim refugees from the Middle East to Europe that they are threatening members that don’t participate with economic sanctions. Poland answered the threat with a defiant message. EU members Poland and Hungary didn’t accept one refugee according to the legally binding agreement...

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Leaves For Washington
    Jun19

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Leaves For Washington

    President Petro Poroshenko has left Ukraine for a working visit to the United States, his press secretary says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    52 people in 2017 have applied for accommodation in Armenia 
    Jun19

    52 people in 2017 have applied for accommodation in Armenia 

    ArmInfo. In 2017, 52 people applied for accommodation in Armenia – mostly residents of Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, mostly Armenians, but there are Arabs, Russians, Ukrainians, Petros Aghababyan, the head of the migration department of the State Migration Service in cases of granting accommodation to refugees stated during the press conference....

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Crimea for a year
    Jun19

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Crimea for a year

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in 2014. EU foreign ministers said in a statement Monday that the 28-nation bloc “remains committed to fully implement its non-recognition policy” of Russia’s seizure of Crimea and the...

    Thousands attend gay pride march in Ukraine’s capital
    Jun19

    Thousands attend gay pride march in Ukraine’s capital

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Thousands of people attended a gay pride parade in Ukraine’s capital amid tight security Sunday.A counterdemonstration by a few hundred ultranationalists resulted in scuffles with police in which two officers… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    EU extends sanctions against Crimea
    Jun19

    EU extends sanctions against Crimea

    The European Union has extended economic sanctions against Russian-occupied Crimea by a year, according to the PAP news agency. …read more Source: Polskie...

    EU extends Crimea sanctions, same seen for curbs on Russia
    Jun19

    EU extends Crimea sanctions, same seen for curbs on Russia

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union on Monday extended for another year its trade sanctions on the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea, annexed by Russia from Ukraine in 2014, and diplomats said they expected the bloc to do the same for its sanctions on Moscow soon. …read more Source: The...

    EU extends Crimea sanctions, same seen for curbs on Russia
    Jun19

    EU extends Crimea sanctions, same seen for curbs on Russia

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union on Monday extended for another year its trade sanctions on the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea, annexed by Russia from Ukraine in 2014, and diplomats said they expected the bloc to do the same for its sanctions on Moscow soon. …read more Source:...

    Why EU Extended Russia Sanctions On Crimea Imports By One Year
    Jun19

    Why EU Extended Russia Sanctions On Crimea Imports By One Year

    Foreign ministers for European Union (EU) member states extended sanctions against Crimea, which were due to expire this Friday, by one year. The EU Council announced Monday the extension of “restrictive measures” until June 23, 2018 in response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol by Russia. …read more Source:...

    Watch as a Russian Fighter Jet Intercepts U.S. Bombers Over Baltic Sea During NATO Exercise
    Jun19

    Watch as a Russian Fighter Jet Intercepts U.S. Bombers Over Baltic Sea During NATO Exercise

    Nolan Peterson Security, Europe Could things escalate? KRZESINY AIR BASE, Poland—A Russian fighter jet last week intercepted a formation of 11 NATO aircraft, including U.S. bombers, as they flew within international airspace over the Baltic Sea as part of a military exercise. This correspondent for The Daily Signal was onboard a U.S. Air Force...