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    How the EU broke Ukraine (with help from Russia)
    Nov24

    How the EU broke Ukraine (with help from Russia)

    Four years after the EU’s push for closer ties with Ukraine provoked Russia and helped start a revolution, the country is ravaged by war and nearly broke. So as EU leaders gather in Brussels Friday to celebrate the Eastern Partnership, their foreign policy initiative to strengthen relations with countries in the former Soviet bloc, the...

    EU Eyes Closer Ties With Armenia Amid Tensions Over Brussels Summit Declaration
    Nov24

    EU Eyes Closer Ties With Armenia Amid Tensions Over Brussels Summit Declaration

    The leaders of the European Union and the six Eastern Partnership countries will meet in Brussels on Friday in an effort to deepen ties between the EU and the former Soviet republics. The summit’s main event will likely be the signing of an enhanced EU partnership deal with Armenia. That pact, however, omits free trade and is less ambitious...

    Kenyans crash out of ITF Junior circuit tourney
    Nov24

    Kenyans crash out of ITF Junior circuit tourney

    Kenyan duo of Ryan Randiek and Albert Njogu crushed out of the ongoing International Tennis Federation (ITF) junior circuit after disappointing defeats at the Nairobi Club. Eighth-seed Randiek bowed to Great Britain’s Luka Petrovic 6-3, 6-0 while Njogu succumbed to top-seed Eric Vanshelboim of Ukraine 7-5, 2-6 and 6-2 to end their...

    How the EU broke Ukraine (with help from Russia)
    Nov24

    How the EU broke Ukraine (with help from Russia)

    Four years after the EU’s push for closer ties with Ukraine provoked Russia and helped start a revolution, the country is ravaged by war and nearly broke. So as EU leaders gather in Brussels Friday to celebrate the Eastern Partnership, their foreign policy initiative to strengthen relations with countries in the former Soviet bloc, the...

    Europa League: Arsenal reach knockout stage despite losing to Cologne
    Nov24

    Europa League: Arsenal reach knockout stage despite losing to Cologne

    AC Milan, Villarreal and Nice reached the knockout stage of the Europa League after posting wins on Thursday in the penultimate round of the group stage. Arsenal lost to Cologne 1-0 in Germany but still finish top of Group H while Hertha Berlin crashed out of the competition after a 3-2 loss to Athletic Bilbao. Everton, already eliminated,...

    Leaders gather for EU Eastern Partnership summit (AFP)
    Nov24

    Leaders gather for EU Eastern Partnership summit (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – Leaders from the EU and six former Soviet states meet in Brussels on Friday for the latest summit aimed at deepening ties, but thorny subjects like Russian influence and the war in Ukraine are off the agenda. …read more Source: The West...

    EU threatens to withhold aid to Ukraine over reforms
    Nov24

    EU threatens to withhold aid to Ukraine over reforms

    Ukraine could lose 600 million euros worth of financial aid from the European Union because it has failed to fulfill the demands set by Brussels. …read more Source:...

    Report: Michael Flynn’s lawyers no longer sharing information with Trump’s legal team
    Nov24

    Report: Michael Flynn’s lawyers no longer sharing information with Trump’s legal team

    WASHINGTON DC — Michael Flynn’s lawyers recently informed President Donald Trump’s legal team that they are not able to discuss the investigation by the special counsel anymore, four people involved with the case told The New York Times. The Times reported Thursday that the change could be “an indication that Mr. Flynn is cooperating...

    Hostility in US, Europe makes Mexico a new refugee destination of choice
    Nov24

    Hostility in US, Europe makes Mexico a new refugee destination of choice

    Aisha woke up bruised and disoriented in a hospital bed in Kinshasa. Her husband, a driver for a prominent opposition politician in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, was dead. Her five children were missing. One thing was clear: She had to leave her home. On a cold November morning last year, Aisha set foot in an airport half a world away....

    Veteran Crimean Tatar Activist Dies As Associates Detained By Russia
    Nov24

    Veteran Crimean Tatar Activist Dies As Associates Detained By Russia

    Russian security officers detained several Crimean Tatar activists in Crimea on November 23, a move that comes amid continuing pressure on a group that has broadly opposed Moscow’s 2014 seizure of the Ukrainian peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...