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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia Slams European Union for Extending Sanctions
    Dec22

    Russia Slams European Union for Extending Sanctions

    Russia on Monday lashed out at the European Union for prolonging sanctions over the Ukraine crisis for another six months rather than choosing to cooperate over issues including the fight against terrorism. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    E.U. extends sanctions on Russia
    Dec22

    E.U. extends sanctions on Russia

    Shawn PriceBRUSSELS, Dec. 21 (UPI) — The European Union extended sanctions against Russia for an additional six months, continuing a major economic slowdown in the country. …read more Source: United Press...

    Key world events in 2015
    Dec22

    Key world events in 2015

    PARIS (AFP) – Here is a panorama of world events in 2015:JANUARY7-9: FRANCE – Seventeen people are slaughtered in attacks in Paris on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and a Jewish supermarket two days later.26: SYRIA – The Islamic State militant group is driven out of the Syrian town of Kobane on the Turkish border after...

    Minister denies Israelis to enjoy visa waiver
    Dec22

    Minister denies Israelis to enjoy visa waiver

    Foreign visitors wait at a visa-on-arrival payment counter at an airport. Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Rizal Ramli announced on Monday that the government would waive visa requirements for another 84 more countries starting this week. (Antara/Nyoman Budhiana) Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Rizal Ramli has stated that the...

    Russia imposes new sanction on Ukraine over EU deal
    Dec22

    Russia imposes new sanction on Ukraine over EU deal

    Earlier Russia announced a ban on imported Ukrainian food because Ukraine blacklisted many Russian banks, defense firms and airlines. …read more Source:...

    World briefs: EU extends sanctions against Russia
    Dec22

    World briefs: EU extends sanctions against Russia

    BRUSSELS — The European Union on Monday extended sanctions against Russia for six months, achieving unity among 28 member nations despite rising divisions over how long to press a major trading partner on its annexation of Crimea and fueling of a separatist war in Ukraine. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Russia, EU Trade Talks Fail, Kiev Set to Face Retaliation
    Dec22

    Russia, EU Trade Talks Fail, Kiev Set to Face Retaliation

    …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    Last-Ditch Talks With Russia Fail To Resolve Impasse Over Trade
    Dec22

    Last-Ditch Talks With Russia Fail To Resolve Impasse Over Trade

    Last-ditch negotiations aimed at addressing Russia’s concerns about a free trade agreement between the European Union and Ukraine ended without result December 21. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia to impose food embargo on Ukraine from 2016
    Dec22

    Russia to impose food embargo on Ukraine from 2016

    Moscow is about to toughen economic restrictions against Ukraine by banning food imports from the neighbor starting from next year, when Kiev’s free trade regime with the European Union (EU) becomes effective. …read more Source: China...

    Russia Warns Cancelling Nord Stream Project Would Hurt Europe
    Dec22

    Russia Warns Cancelling Nord Stream Project Would Hurt Europe

    Russia warned December 21 that any move by the European Union to cancel the Nord Stream gas pipeline from Russia’s Baltic coast to Germany would only hurt Europe. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...