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    Romania women’s epee team wins bronze at the European Fencing Championships
    Jun19

    Romania women’s epee team wins bronze at the European Fencing Championships

    The Romanian women’s epee team has won the bronze medal at the European Fencing Championships in Tbilisi on Saturday, June 17, after defeating Estonia 45-38. Romania defeated Spain 45-36 in the last 16 round, and Ukraine 44-40 in the quarterfinals. However, the Romanian women’s epee team lost the semifinal match against Russia 41-45....

    European Union extends Crimea sanctions by another year
    Jun19

    European Union extends Crimea sanctions by another year

    European Union member states have voted to extend sanctions imposed on Crimea for one more year. The bloc is also expected to prolong sanctions on Russia for its involvement in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    South-West corridor project gets further boost
    Jun19

    South-West corridor project gets further boost

    A five-sided meeting of the heads of the railway companies of Azerbaijan, Iran, Georgia, Poland and Ukraine kicked off in Baku on June 19. …read more Source:...

    European Union extends Crimea sanctions by another year
    Jun19

    European Union extends Crimea sanctions by another year

    European Union member states have voted to extend sanctions imposed on Crimea for one more year. The bloc is also expected to prolong sanctions on Russia for its involvement in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    EU, Eastern Partnership Foreign Ministers Discuss Cooperation In Brussels
    Jun19

    EU, Eastern Partnership Foreign Ministers Discuss Cooperation In Brussels

    EU foreign ministers are meeting on June 19 with their counterparts from so-called Eastern Partnership countries in order to prepare for a summit in Brussels in late November. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    National boxer qualifies for round of 16 of European Championships
    Jun19

    National boxer qualifies for round of 16 of European Championships

    Azerbaijani boxer Javid Chalabiyev (60kg) has progressed to the round of 16 of the European Championships in Kharkiv, Ukraine after defeating Lithuanian Edgaras Skurdelis 4-1. …read more Source:...

    The EU threatens Poland for not accepting Muslim refugees – here’s how they responded
    Jun19

    The EU threatens Poland for not accepting Muslim refugees – here’s how they responded

    The European Union is so dedicated to the relocation of Muslim refugees from the Middle East to Europe that they are threatening members that don’t participate with economic sanctions. Poland answered the threat with a defiant message. EU members Poland and Hungary didn’t accept one refugee according to the legally binding agreement...

    52 people in 2017 have applied for accommodation in Armenia 
    Jun19

    52 people in 2017 have applied for accommodation in Armenia 

    ArmInfo. In 2017, 52 people applied for accommodation in Armenia – mostly residents of Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, mostly Armenians, but there are Arabs, Russians, Ukrainians, Petros Aghababyan, the head of the migration department of the State Migration Service in cases of granting accommodation to refugees stated during the press conference....

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Crimea for a year
    Jun19

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Crimea for a year

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia for a year over its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula in 2014. EU foreign ministers said in a statement Monday that the 28-nation bloc “remains committed to fully implement its non-recognition policy” of Russia’s seizure of Crimea and the...

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Leaves For Washington
    Jun19

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko Leaves For Washington

    President Petro Poroshenko has left Ukraine for a working visit to the United States, his press secretary says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...