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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Russia suspends free trade accord with Ukraine
    Dec16

    Russia suspends free trade accord with Ukraine

    Russia suspends an agreement on a free trade zone with Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine 'ready to pay price' for EU trade after Russian move
    Dec16

    Ukraine 'ready to pay price' for EU trade after Russian move

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday that he regretted Russia ending preferential trade with Ukraine on Wednesday in retaliation for Kiev’s free-trade pact with the EU but said he was “ready to pay the price” and that the accord with the Western bloc would be fully implemented on Jan....

    NATO aid for Turkey also meant to prevent Russia clash
    Dec16

    NATO aid for Turkey also meant to prevent Russia clash

    NATO plans to send air defence support to Turkey partly to minimise the risk of Ankara shooting down another Russian warplane while assuaging its fears of a spillover from the conflict in Syria, senior alliance sources say. The mission, expected to be approved by the Western defence alliance’s council on Friday, has been under preparation...

    Matteo Renzi’s pipeline politics
    Dec16

    Matteo Renzi’s pipeline politics

    MILAN — Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is expected to vent his frustration at the EU summit Thursday at what he sees as German duplicity about energy policy and sanctions on Russia. Italian officials claim Berlin is on the one hand demanding unified EU action when it comes to sanctions on Russia for its military takeover of Crimea and parts of...

    Watch Ukraine’s Interior Minister Throw Water at the Former President of Georgia
    Dec16

    Watch Ukraine’s Interior Minister Throw Water at the Former President of Georgia

    Footage has been released of a tense fight between Ukrainian government officials. …read more Source: Foreign...

    VIDEO: Water thrown in Ukrainian government row
    Dec16

    VIDEO: Water thrown in Ukrainian government row

    Ukraine’s interior minister publishes video of a spat with former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili …read more Source:...

    Putin orders suspension of Russia’s free trade zone with Ukraine
    Dec16

    Putin orders suspension of Russia’s free trade zone with Ukraine

    Russia has staunchly opposed plans to launch an EU-Ukraine free trade pact …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Aliyah to reach ‘record high’ in 2015 – 30,000
    Dec16

    Aliyah to reach ‘record high’ in 2015 – 30,000

    More Jews immigrated to Israel from France than any other country, with Ukraine as a close second. …read more Source: Arutz...

    A Forum for Modern Europe
    Dec16

    A Forum for Modern Europe

    The European Solidarity Centre in Gdańsk, Poland honoured with The Council of Europe Museum Prize for 2016.Photo credit: Grzegorz Mehring It gives me a thrill to know that the idea and a big purpose we have been working for for 35 years, has come to a wonderful fruition. It was Lech Wałęsa’s insight to create a centre, right where the...

    Russia to suspend Ukraine trade pact
    Dec16

    Russia to suspend Ukraine trade pact

    Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has signed a decree that will exclude Ukraine from a free trade zone that includes former Soviet countries from 1 January. …read more Source:...