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    Putin, Abe meet on WWII island row
    Dec15

    Putin, Abe meet on WWII island row

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese premier Shinzo Abe on Thursday launched a hot spring summit aimed at resolving a dispute over a group of islands that has prevented the countries from formally ending their World War II hostilities. Abe is hosting Putin in his ancestral city of Nagato in hopes of achieving a breakthrough over the...

    Russia, Brexit and Aleppo loom over year-end EU summit
    Dec15

    Russia, Brexit and Aleppo loom over year-end EU summit

    EU leaders are facing a “minefield” of crises in their final Brussels summit of 2016. Leaders appear split on extending sanctions against Russia, approving a Ukraine deal, responses to Aleppo and Brexit negotiations. …read more Source:...

    Russia, Brexit and Aleppo loom over year-end EU summit
    Dec15

    Russia, Brexit and Aleppo loom over year-end EU summit

    EU leaders are facing a “minefield” of crises in their final Brussels summit of 2016. Leaders appear split on extending sanctions against Russia, approving a Ukraine deal, responses to Aleppo and Brexit negotiations. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Putin, Abe hold hot spring meet on WWII island row
    Dec15

    Putin, Abe hold hot spring meet on WWII island row

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese premier Shinzo Abe on Thursday launched a hot spring summit aimed at resolving a dispute over a group of islands that has prevented the countries from formally ending their World War II hostilities. Abe is hosting Putin in his ancestral city of Nagato in hopes of achieving a breakthrough over the...

    Putin Meets Japan’s Abe to Talk Peace Treaty, Closer Ties
    Dec15

    Putin Meets Japan’s Abe to Talk Peace Treaty, Closer Ties

    Russia’s president is visiting Japan to discuss signing a peace treaty and expanding economic cooperation. However, a decades-old territorial dispute and Japan’s support for the Obama administration’s anti-Russian sanctions may stand in the way. Vladimir Putin has arrived in Japan on Thursday to meet with Prime Minister Shinzo...

    Vladimir Putin and Shinzo Abe Hold Talks on Japan-Russia Territorial Dispute
    Dec15

    Vladimir Putin and Shinzo Abe Hold Talks on Japan-Russia Territorial Dispute

    The leaders of Russia and Japan held talks at a hot springs resort in western Japan on Thursday on a territorial dispute that has divided their countries for 70 years. For Russian President Vladimir Putin, the summit meeting in Nagato city marks his first official visit to a G-7 country since Russia annexed Crimea in 2014. Japanese Prime Minister...

    A number of ACE Armenia events held with support of Beeline  
    Dec15

    A number of ACE Armenia events held with support of Beeline  

    ArmInfo. Beeline supported Armenian Center for Youth and Students International Relations and Exchange (ACE) to hold a number of events. The press office of Beeline Armenia reports that workshop and interviews were held to present Work&Travel and Internship programs on the sidelines of the events aimed at helping Armenian students and young...

    Britain’s May urges ‘smooth and orderly’ Brexit
    Dec15

    Britain’s May urges ‘smooth and orderly’ Brexit

    British Prime Minister Theresa May urged her EU counterparts Thursday to make Brexit “as smooth and orderly… as possible” as they prepared to discuss the process at a dinner without her. “We want that to be as smooth and orderly a process as possible. It is not just in our interests, it is in the interests of Europe as well,” May said as she...

    Dutch PM Rutte: ‘a bit more optimistic’ on Ukraine deal at EU summit
    Dec15

    Dutch PM Rutte: ‘a bit more optimistic’ on Ukraine deal at EU summit

    BRUSSELS – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Thursday he was “a bit more optimistic” that EU leaders would back additional caveats to the bloc’s landmark agreement with Ukraine, key to helping the former Soviet state move out of Russia’s orbit. … …read more Source:...

    Russian minister: Putin, Japan’s Abe discuss Syria, Ukraine and disputed isles
    Dec15

    Russian minister: Putin, Japan’s Abe discuss Syria, Ukraine and disputed isles

    NAGATO, Japan – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe discussed a range of issues on Thursday including Syria, Ukraine and the disputed islands at the heart of a territorial row between their countries, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei… …read more Source:...