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    Russia, Western Summits: No Love Lost
    May22

    Russia, Western Summits: No Love Lost

    International summits this week are expected to touch on problems dealing with Moscow, including the NATO Western military alliance and the G-7 meeting of developed nations. Neither embraces Russia as a member. NATO leaders meet May 25 in Brussels, while the G-7 holds talks in Sicily a day later. U.S. President Donald Trump is attending both...

    EU wary over Ukrainian weapons in South Sudan
    May22

    EU wary over Ukrainian weapons in South Sudan

    Ukraine, which had signed an EU arms embargo on South Sudan, has since sold attack helicopters used by the government forces in Juba against civilians and hospitals. …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] France to host Russian president
    May22

    [Ticker] France to host Russian president

    French president Emmanuel Macron will host his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, for a round of talks on 29 May at the Versailles palace outside of Paris. The two are set to discuss Syria and Ukraine, among other issues. The scheduled meeting follows reports of Russian attempts to obstruct the French presidential election against Macron, in...

    Macron to host Putin for May 29 talks on Syria, Ukraine (AFP)
    May22

    Macron to host Putin for May 29 talks on Syria, Ukraine (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – French President Emmanuel Macron will host Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin next week as the countries look to reset strained relations, notably over Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    Germany, France Pledge New Efforts to Strengthen Eurozone
    May22

    Germany, France Pledge New Efforts to Strengthen Eurozone

    Germany and France pledged Monday to seek ways to strengthen the 19-nation eurozone, with harmonizing corporate taxes among the possible measures they will mull over in the coming weeks. German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and new French counterpart Bruno Le Maire said they are setting up a panel to produce proposals for a bilateral summit...

    Macron to host Putin at Versailles palace on May 29
    May22

    Macron to host Putin at Versailles palace on May 29

    French President Emmanuel Macron will host Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin next week as the countries look to reset strained relations, notably over Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russian Crooner Joins Effort to Attract Tourists to War-Torn Eastern Ukraine
    May22

    Russian Crooner Joins Effort to Attract Tourists to War-Torn Eastern Ukraine

    Source: Kremlin.ru Nearly three years into the war in eastern Ukraine, the Donetsk and Luhansk people’s republics (DNR and LNR, respectively) are making a renewed attempt to attract foreign tourists to their internationally unrecognized statelets—with support from one of Russia’s most famous crooners. Joseph Kobzon, a celebrated...

    House Probe Looking At Trump Campaign Adviser Who Worked In Russia
    May22

    House Probe Looking At Trump Campaign Adviser Who Worked In Russia

    Yet another Trump campaign associate is under scrutiny for his connections to Russia: former communications adviser Michael Caputo. The New York Times reported Saturday that Caputo was asked by the House Intelligence Committee to come in for a voluntary interview and provide any documents he may possess relevant to their probe into possible...

    EU decision to grant visa-free travel to Ukrainians becomes official
    May22

    EU decision to grant visa-free travel to Ukrainians becomes official

    BRUSSELS — The European Union’s decision granting visa liberalization for Ukraine has been published in the EU’s official journal, paving the way for the visa-free regime to enter into force on 11 June, 20 days after its publication on May … …read more Source:...

    At BSEC Summit, ForMin Melescanu highlights Romania’s support for Moldova, Georgia, Ukraine European journey
    May22

    At BSEC Summit, ForMin Melescanu highlights Romania’s support for Moldova, Georgia, Ukraine European journey

    Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu led Romania’s delegation at the anniversary summit of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organisation (BSEC) in Istanbul on Monday. …read more Source:...