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    Attackers tear-gas Jews, throw pig’s head at tomb of revered rabbi in Ukraine
    Dec21

    Attackers tear-gas Jews, throw pig’s head at tomb of revered rabbi in Ukraine

    Rabbi Nachman of Breslov’s grave draws tens of thousands of Jewish pilgrims each year …read more Source:...

    Armenia votes against anti-Russian resolution on Crimea at UN General  Assembly    
    Dec21

    Armenia votes against anti-Russian resolution on Crimea at UN General  Assembly    

    ArmInfo.On December 19, Armenia voted at the United Nations General Assembly against the resolution titled “Situation of human rights in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol (Ukraine),” which was initiated by Ukraine and supported by the UNGA Third Committee. 70 UN member states (including the EU countries,...

    Increasing fighting in Ukraine claims victims
    Dec21

    Increasing fighting in Ukraine claims victims

    With fighting intensifying in the Donbas War, Ukrainian forces announced on December 20 that one Ukrainian soldier has been killed and nine wounded in the country’s east. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    [Ticker] Report: Majority in Dutch senate supports Ukraine deal
    Dec21

    [Ticker] Report: Majority in Dutch senate supports Ukraine deal

    Dutch state broadcaster NOS reported Tuesday that a majority of Dutch senators will support the deal about the EU-Ukraine treaty PM Rutte brought home last week from an EU summit. Rutte needs a majority in both houses of parliament to ratify the treaty after a referendum in April. The centrist-liberal D66 party and Greens have announced they will...

    [Ticker] Ukraine adopts budget without IMF-requested reforms
    Dec21

    [Ticker] Ukraine adopts budget without IMF-requested reforms

    Ukraine’s parliament approved the country’s budget for 2017 on Wednesday in the hope of triggering more aid from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The budget deficit will be kept at 3 percent of gross domestic product, in line with IMF requirements, but without required pension reforms and without an end to a moratorium on the...

    Prime minister assured of victory in Ukraine vote: NOS
    Dec21

    Prime minister assured of victory in Ukraine vote: NOS

    Prime minister Mark Rutte is assured of winning enough support in the senate for his compromise deal on the EU’s… …read more Source:...

    Juncker and EU top brass force through law to allow ‘SURGE in Eastern European migrants’
    Dec21

    Juncker and EU top brass force through law to allow ‘SURGE in Eastern European migrants’

    THE European Union has been slammed for allowing “an upsurge in migrants from the East” by granting visa-free access to war-ravaged and impoverished nations like Ukraine and Georgia – a move that is likely to anger Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...

    Poland faces ‘nuclear option’ of EU sanctions
    Dec21

    Poland faces ‘nuclear option’ of EU sanctions

    The EU Commission could ask member states to impose sanctions against Poland for its breach of the rule of law in a crucial meeting, though experts say the country is unlikely to be punished. …read more Source:...

    Rabbi Nachman’s grave desecrated with pig’s head, blood in Ukraine
    Dec21

    Rabbi Nachman’s grave desecrated with pig’s head, blood in Ukraine

    The vandalism is believed to have occurred late Tuesday night. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Belarus increases travel exports to Ukraine, Russia
    Dec21

    Belarus increases travel exports to Ukraine, Russia

    Discover Belarus is a professional tourism competition held by the Belarusian Sports and Tourism Ministry and the National Tourism Agency. …read more Source:...