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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Central, eastern Europe protest Russian gas pipeline project
    Nov27

    Central, eastern Europe protest Russian gas pipeline project

    PRAGUE (AP) — Slovakia’s economy minister says his country will join forces with other Central and Eastern members of the European Union to protest a recent deal to expand a pipeline that delivers natural gas directly from Russia to Germany. The plan, known as Nord Stream 2, already received angry reactions from some, including Ukraine and...

    Russia seeks economic revenge against Turkey over jet
    Nov27

    Russia seeks economic revenge against Turkey over jet

    Russia threatened economic retaliation against Turkey on Thursday and said it was still awaiting a reasonable explanation for the shooting down of its warplane, but Turkey dismissed the threats as “emotional” and “unfitting.” In an escalating war of words, President Tayyip Erdogan responded to Russian accusations that Turkey has been buying oil...

    Bulgaria Confirms Participation in 2016 Eurovision Song Contest
    Nov27

    Bulgaria Confirms Participation in 2016 Eurovision Song Contest

    Bulgaria will return to the Eurovision Song Contest next year after it did not participate in the last two editions in 2014 and 2015. The Bulgarian National Television (BNT) confirmed to the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) that the country will have a representative at the 61st edition of the Eurovision next year. Eurovision 2016 is scheduled...

    Denmark’s Amb. presents credentials to Armenian President
    Nov27

    Denmark’s Amb. presents credentials to Armenian President

    Today, the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Denmark Christian Dons Christensen (residence in Kiev) presented his credentials to the President of Armenia. President Sargsyan congratulated the Ambassador on his nomination and wished him success during his tenure in our country. Serzh Sargsyan noted that...

    Kyiv Says Russia Cuts Coal Deliveries To Ukraine
    Nov27

    Kyiv Says Russia Cuts Coal Deliveries To Ukraine

    Ukraine’s energy minister has told the parliament in Kyiv that Russia has begun to restrict coal supplies to Ukraine, days after the Kremlin threatened to punish Kyiv for a power blackout of Russian-annexed Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Armenia is ready to deepen relations with Denmark: Serzh Sargsyan
    Nov27

    Armenia is ready to deepen relations with Denmark: Serzh Sargsyan

    Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Denmark to Armenia Christian Dons Christensen (residence in Kiev) handed his credentials to President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan on November 27. …read more Source:...

    Power Supply in Occupied Simferopol, Crimea, Shortened to Four Hours Daily
    Nov27

    Power Supply in Occupied Simferopol, Crimea, Shortened to Four Hours Daily

    Power supplies to residential houses in Russia-occupied city of Simferopol, Crimea, have been decreased from 12 to four hours daily. …read more Source:...

    Russia halts gas to Ukraine, imports to Hungary continue
    Nov27

    Russia halts gas to Ukraine, imports to Hungary continue

    Following reports that Russia’s Gazprom cut off gas deliveries to Ukraine, Magyar Földgázkereskedő, the gas trading unit of state-owned Hungarian Electricity Works (MVM), said yesterday that Hungaryʼs gas imports are continuing uninterrupted and at a level appropriate for secure supply, Hungarian news agency MTI reported today. …read...

    Despite halt to Ukriane, Hungaryʼs gas imports continue
    Nov27

    Despite halt to Ukriane, Hungaryʼs gas imports continue

    Following reports that Russia’s Gazprom cut off gas deliveries to Ukraine, Magyar Földgázkereskedő, the gas trading unit of state-owned Hungarian Electricity Works (MVM), said yesterday that Hungaryʼs gas imports are continuing uninterrupted and at a level appropriate for secure supply, Hungarian news agency MTI reported today. …read...

    Bulgarian economy: gaining or losing from Russia-Turkey crisis?
    Nov27

    Bulgarian economy: gaining or losing from Russia-Turkey crisis?

    When two great powers spoil their relations, smaller countries incur losses as well. Will this turn out to be true about Bulgaria in the context of a major conflict that broke out between Russia and Turkey, old adversaries but in recent years almost brothers? Or will the proverb saying that fish is easily caught in troubled waters turn out as...