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    EU extends targeted sanctions against Russia
    Dec16

    EU extends targeted sanctions against Russia

    The heads of European Union member states decided in a summit on December 15 to extend for another six months the bloc’s sanctions against Russia for Moscow’s actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Dutch get their EU deal on Ukraine referendum; now its up to the senate
    Dec16

    Dutch get their EU deal on Ukraine referendum; now its up to the senate

    Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte has won the support of the 27 other European leaders for a supplementary to the… …read more Source:...

    EU deal on Ukraine could unravel in Dutch parliament
    Dec16

    EU deal on Ukraine could unravel in Dutch parliament

    Dutch PM needs support from opposition parties, or ratification of the strategic Ukraine treaty could still be blocked. …read more Source:...

    Japan, Russia: Countries wrap up peace treaty summit
    Dec16

    Japan, Russia: Countries wrap up peace treaty summit

    Our work together on the economic front will help us create a foundation to improve relations," he said. Japan and Russia on Friday struck economic deals to build confidence towards a peace treaty to formally end World War II that has been prevented by a spat over Russian-occupied islands claimed by Tokyo.The second and final day of talks in...

    European Parliament adopts mechanism that would allow suspension of visa free regimes
    Dec16

    European Parliament adopts mechanism that would allow suspension of visa free regimes

    European Parliament voted on Thursday to adopt a mechanism that would make it quicker and easier to reintroduce visa regimes for countries that currently have visa free travel regimes. The mechanism was adopted in order to open the door for visa liberalization with Ukraine and Georgia, with immigrant skeptical countries insisting that the EU...

    Saudi-Ukrainian Partnership Produces Electronic Warfare Aircraft
    Dec16

    Saudi-Ukrainian Partnership Produces Electronic Warfare Aircraft

    From ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English. Riyadh – A cooperation agreement between Saudi Arabia and Ukrainian manufacturer Antonov will be translated on Tuesday with the launching … continue reading Saudi-Ukrainian Partnership Produces Electronic Warfare Aircraft …read more Source: ASHARQ...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 16 Dec 2016
    Dec16

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 16 Dec 2016

    Aleppo evacuation ‘could take days’ The Red Cross has warned that the evacuation of all 50,000 people trapped in eastern Aleppo could take days, after 3,000 were removed yesterday. Russia’s defence ministry, meanwhile, says 6,400 were bussed out yesterday to its ‘Reconciliation Centre’. The US has accused Syria,...

    Abe, Putin end summit with little to show on isles row
    Dec16

    Abe, Putin end summit with little to show on isles row

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attend a working lunch in Tokyo, Japan, Friday, on December 16, 2016. Photo: Reuters TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin wrapped up two-day talks on Thursday, with agreement on economic deals but no big breakthrough on a territorial...

    What Did Donald Trump Know About Vladimir Putin’s Attempt to Hack the Election—and When Did He Know It?
    Dec16

    What Did Donald Trump Know About Vladimir Putin’s Attempt to Hack the Election—and When Did He Know It?

    Click here for reuse options! The plot thickens: Everything about Trump’s oddly subservient attitude toward Putin suggests dark possibilities. One of the most memorable moments of the 2016 presidential campaign was the GOP debate in which the man who would later become our president-elect felt the need to reassure the American people about...

    Extension of EU sanctions against Russia for 6 months clear from start – Tusk
    Dec16

    Extension of EU sanctions against Russia for 6 months clear from start – Tusk

    …read more Source: Today.Az