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    Royals teaming up with government for Sweden push
    May30

    Royals teaming up with government for Sweden push

    The Crown Prince Couple have joined forces with the foreign minister, Anders Samuelsen, and the food and environment minister, Esben Lunde Larsen, this week in order to promote Danish innovation in Sweden. As part of the ‘Liveable Scandinavia’ business delegation, over 60 Danish companies will also take part in a bid to uncover solutions to...

    Dutch Senate backs EU-Ukraine trade deal
    May30

    Dutch Senate backs EU-Ukraine trade deal

    Members of the Dutch Senate on Tuesday backed the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, bringing to an end an embarrassing episode for the government after the deal was rejected by voters in a referendum last year. The lower house of the Dutch parliament gave its backing to the deal in February, but additional support from other parties in the...

    Politics: Investigators are reportedly looking into why Kushner met with a Putin-linked Russian banker
    May30

    Politics: Investigators are reportedly looking into why Kushner met with a Putin-linked Russian banker

    Former US intelligence officials said that if Jared Kushner did try to establish a backchannel with Russia, it would be "explosive" and "extremely dangerous." Federal and congressional investigators are examining why Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law, met with Sergey N. Gorkov, a...

    Netherlands ratifies EU-Ukraine treaty
    May30

    Netherlands ratifies EU-Ukraine treaty

    Dutch senate approves ratification, despite a majority of referendum voters expressing opposition last year. The Netherlands should show ‘reliability’, one senator said. …read more Source:...

    Dutch Senate Set To Back Key EU-Ukraine Pact
    May30

    Dutch Senate Set To Back Key EU-Ukraine Pact

    The Dutch Senate is expected to vote in favor of the European Union’s Association Agreement with Ukraine, paving the way for ratification of the pact strengthening ties between the EU and Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Just Waiting Until It All Ends’: Ukrainian Pensioners Struggle to Survive
    May30

    ‘Just Waiting Until It All Ends’: Ukrainian Pensioners Struggle to Survive

    RFE/RL asked elderly people in several Ukrainian cities whether they are satisfied with their pensions. Their answers ranged from “barely surviving” to “lock up the lawmakers.” (Current Time TV) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poland extradites Austrian suspected of killing unarmed prisoners in Ukraine
    May30

    Poland extradites Austrian suspected of killing unarmed prisoners in Ukraine

    An Austrian suspected of war crimes in eastern Ukraine has been extradited from Poland, Austrian prosecutors said Tuesday. …read more Source: The Local...

    Offices of search engine Yandex raided in Ukraine
    May30

    Offices of search engine Yandex raided in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s intelligence agency is searching the offices of Yandex, a Russia-based Internet company best known for its search engine.Ukrainian authorities earlier this month blocked access to Yandex as well as to several… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    The Quiet Before The Storm On Ukraine’s Blockade
    May30

    The Quiet Before The Storm On Ukraine’s Blockade

    In Ukraine’s fractured east, the activists behind the the blockade of trade with separatists say they are prepared to defy Kyiv once more. RFE/RL visited the blockaders after they announced preparations to escalate their vigilantism against those they say are benefitting from the continuing conflict …read more Source: Radio Free...

    The Morning Vertical, May 30, 2017
    May30

    The Morning Vertical, May 30, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...