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    May wins applause from EU leaders for Brexit efforts
    Dec15

    May wins applause from EU leaders for Brexit efforts

    BRUSSELS: European leaders applauded British Prime Minister Theresa May for her work so far on Brexit, assuring her at a summit in Brussels that sufficient progress has been made to allow Britain to move on to the next stage of leaving the union.A day after she suffered a defeat in parliament over her blueprint for quitting the EU, May told her...

    EU agrees to extend sanctions against Russia
    Dec15

    EU agrees to extend sanctions against Russia

    The European Union agreed Thursday to extend sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Putin says Russians will reject opposition ‘coup’ at annual press conference
    Dec15

    Putin says Russians will reject opposition ‘coup’ at annual press conference

    Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke about his re-election bid, Olympic doping, North Korea and US leader Donald Trump in his annual press conference © SPUTNIK/AFP / Alexey DRUZHININMoscow, Russian Federation, Dec 14 – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said the opposition was hoping for a “coup”, during a marathon press conference...

    EU Leaders Agree To Extend Ukraine-Related Sanctions For Six Months
    Dec15

    EU Leaders Agree To Extend Ukraine-Related Sanctions For Six Months

    European Union leaders have agreed to extend economic sanctions against Russia for six months over Moscow’s aggressive actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    After defeat at home, Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit
    Dec14

    After defeat at home, Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit

    PM Theresa May. Photo: Reuters LONDON/BRUSSELS: British Prime Minister Theresa May will urge European Union leaders to approve an agreement to move Brexit talks on to a second phase on Thursday, just hours after an embarrassing parliamentary defeat at home that weakens her hand.At the beginning of a dinner in Brussels, May will repeat her case...

    Armenia to assume BSEC Chairmanship
    Dec14

    Armenia to assume BSEC Chairmanship

    Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian will leave for Kiev to participate in the sitting of the Council of Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization. Armenia will assume the chairmanship of the organization. …read more Source: Public Radio of...

    Report Says Landmine Casualties Up In 2016, Record Number Of Child Victims
    Dec14

    Report Says Landmine Casualties Up In 2016, Record Number Of Child Victims

    A new report says armed conflicts in Afghanistan, Libya, Ukraine, and Yemen contributed to a second year of “exceptionally high” casualties caused by landmines. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin says Russians do not want Ukraine-style ‘coup’
    Dec14

    Putin says Russians do not want Ukraine-style ‘coup’

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    Baumgarten Accident Showed Necessity to Diversify Gas Supply Routes – Gazprom

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The explosion at the gas hub in Austria’s Baumgarten, where Russian gas is fed through the Ukrainian-Slovak corridor, showed that in order to enhance the EU energy security, “more routes for the transportation of natural gas through pipelines are available to Europe, the more reliable the energy security of the continent...

    After defeat at home, Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit
    Dec14

    After defeat at home, Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit

    PM Theresa May. Photo: Reuters LONDON/BRUSSELS: British Prime Minister Theresa May will urge European Union leaders to approve an agreement to move Brexit talks on to a second phase on Thursday, just hours after an embarrassing parliamentary defeat at home that weakens her hand.At the beginning of a dinner in Brussels, May will repeat her case...