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    Pro-Russian rebel leader in east Ukraine unveils plan for new state | Reuters
    Jul18

    Pro-Russian rebel leader in east Ukraine unveils plan for new state | Reuters

    The post Pro-Russian rebel leader in east Ukraine unveils plan for new state | Reuters appeared first on Firstpost. …read more Source:...

    Pesa wins €50 mln tram contract with Kiev
    Jul18

    Pesa wins €50 mln tram contract with Kiev

    Rolling stock producer Pesa signed a €50 million deal for the delivery of 40 low-floor trams to Kiev, Pesa said in a market filing. “This is a great pride for us, but also a confirmation of the good opinions of passengers and the carrier regarding our products. The trams delivered so far to Kyiv have… This content is for Silver 6 months, Gold 1...

    Lithuania against Serbia’s EU admission?
    Jul18

    Lithuania against Serbia’s EU admission?

    Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Antanas Linkevicius has asked why Ukraine is unable to move closer to the EU, while Serbia can, the Beta agency reported this on Tuesday, citing the US website Politico. Linkevicius thinks the organization’s enlargement policy, i.e., “the EU membership perspective,” lacks “a certain balance – countries...

    Corker: Russia sanctions could move before August recess
    Jul18

    Corker: Russia sanctions could move before August recess

    The implosion of Senate Republicans’ Obamacare repeal push could clear space for a bipartisan deal on long-stalled sanctions against Russia to make it to President Donald Trump’s desk as soon as this month, a key GOP chairman said Tuesday. The Russia sanctions package has been mired in the House after passing the Senate with 98 votes,...

    The Mirror of Justice in Russia
    Jul18

    The Mirror of Justice in Russia

    Few would argue with the propositions that Russia is an authoritarian, personalized, and centralized state managed through corroded and changeable structures. If, as again most observers, Russian or not, suppose, President Putin secures a further term in the Kremlin in March 2018 and therefore in principle remains the linchpin of the present...

    Hungarian prime minister acknowledges his country’s ‘sin’ of abandoning its Jews to the Nazis
    Jul18

    Hungarian prime minister acknowledges his country’s ‘sin’ of abandoning its Jews to the Nazis

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, and his Hungarian counterpart, Viktor Orban, at a joint news conference at the parliament in Budapest, July 18, 2017. (Karoly Arvai/AFP/Getty Images) (JTA) — Hungary committed a “sin” in not protecting its Jewish citizens during World War II and collaborating with the Nazis, the country’s...

    Separatists Proclaim New State To Replace All Of Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists Proclaim New State To Replace All Of Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest of the country. But Russia, their chief backer, sought to play down the announcement, saying it was merely part of public discussion. The surprise announcement in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk...

    Pro-Russia rebel leader unveils plan to abolish Ukraine
    Jul18

    Pro-Russia rebel leader unveils plan to abolish Ukraine

    Further blow for peace talks as Zakharchenko proposes new state called ‘Malorossiya’ …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine rebels announce new ‘state’ (AFP)
    Jul18

    Ukraine rebels announce new ‘state’ (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Russian-backed rebels fighting against Kiev on Tuesday announced a plan to create a new “state” they said would take the place of Ukraine and have its capital in their territory. …read more Source: The West...

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace all of Ukraine
    Jul18

    Separatists proclaim a new state to replace all of Ukraine

    Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest of the country. But Russia, their chief backer, sought to play down the announcement, saying it was merely part of public discussion. The post Separatists proclaim a new state to replace all of Ukraine...