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    EU wants Ukraine ceasefire respected amid renewed fighting
    Feb07

    EU wants Ukraine ceasefire respected amid renewed fighting

    EU foreign ministers met in Brussels to discuss, among other things, the escalating violence in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    EU foreign ministers condemn attacks on civilians in Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Feb07

    EU foreign ministers condemn attacks on civilians in Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    TALLINN – Foreign ministers of European Union countries expressed concern about intensified fighting near Avdiyivka in eastern Ukraine and conde…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Linkevicius: EU must keep Russian sanctions amid unpredictable situation in Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Feb07

    Linkevicius: EU must keep Russian sanctions amid unpredictable situation in Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – As the situation in Eastern Ukraine remains unpredictable, Europe must at least keep in place the existing sanctions against Russia, L…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Rinkevics: EU should clearly demonstrate support for Ukrainian people  – The Baltic Times
    Feb07

    Rinkevics: EU should clearly demonstrate support for Ukrainian people – The Baltic Times

    RIGA, Feb 6, BNS – This coming March, three years will have passed since the illegal and illegitimate annexation of Crimea; therefore, the EU sh…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    AMBASSADOR DR MYKOLA KULINICH ABOUT THE SITUATION AROUND AVDIIVKA
    Feb07

    AMBASSADOR DR MYKOLA KULINICH ABOUT THE SITUATION AROUND AVDIIVKA

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will have a phone conversation with President of the United States of America Donald Trump. Both leaders express readiness to explore additional steps to enhancing the strategic partnership between Ukraine and…(Президент України Петро Порошенко провів телефонну розмову з Президентом Сполучених Штатів...

    Singapore mandatory army training to stay in troubled world
    Feb07

    Singapore mandatory army training to stay in troubled world

    SINGAPORE: Singapore will keep its mandatory military service because it cannot depend on help from others in an uncertain world, the city-state’s defence minister said Tuesday. Ng Eng Hen said conscription was crucial, especially for smaller countries like Singapore, and those who had abolished it ended up regretting their decision. One...

    UKRAINE: THE INTENSE FIGHTING AROUND AVDIIVKA. WHY?
    Feb07

    UKRAINE: THE INTENSE FIGHTING AROUND AVDIIVKA. WHY?

    The new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, has expressed strong condemnation of Russias actions in eastern Ukraine and warned that Ukraine-related sanctions against Russia will not be lifted until Crimea is returned to Kyiv. The U…(Ескалація насильства на Дпонбасі повинна бути негайно зупинена, заявила представниця США при...

    U.S. shares election-hacking intel with Europe
    Feb07

    U.S. shares election-hacking intel with Europe

    The U.S. intelligence community is working with governments across Europe to ensure they don’t fall victim to the same digital meddling campaign that rattled the American presidential election.Intelligence agencies have shared with several foreign governments the classified version of their deep-dive report on what they believe was a...

    Hopes for a thaw as Poland’s Kaczynski meets Merkel
    Feb07

    Hopes for a thaw as Poland’s Kaczynski meets Merkel

    Leader of Law and Justice party Jaroslaw Kaczynski speaks to journalists at the parliament in Warsaw, Poland, on January 10, 2017. Photo: Reuters WARSAW/BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits Warsaw on Tuesday amid signs its conservative rulers are keen to repair the co-operation essential for European Union (EU) attempts to handle...

    Trump, Putin & Khamenei;  Countdown to Confrontation?
    Feb07

    Trump, Putin & Khamenei; Countdown to Confrontation?

    Ominous headlines across the globe trumpet that the Trump Administration and Iran on a collision course. To what end, and for what strategic objective? Hard to decipher the Trump tea leaves given the merger of Twitter and national security. Mr. Trump and his White House team have been ratcheting up the tweets and rhetoric against Iran since his...