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    Jens Stoltenberg: NATO head says more defence spending ‘essential’ to US ties
    Mar13

    Jens Stoltenberg: NATO head says more defence spending ‘essential’ to US ties

    Trump caused dismay in Europe when he said on the campaign trail that NATO was "obsolete". NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Monday told allies to boost defence spending, as demanded by US President Donald Trump, if they want to preserve crucial transatlantic defence ties.”This is essential for the continued strength of the...

    EU prolongs until September blacklist of Russians over Ukraine crisis
    Mar13

    EU prolongs until September blacklist of Russians over Ukraine crisis

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union has prolonged for six months until Sept. 15 a blacklist of Russian and Crimean individuals and firms accused of undermining Ukraine’s integrity and independence, an EU statement said on Monday. …read more Source:...

    EU prolongs until September blacklist of Russians over Ukraine crisis
    Mar13

    EU prolongs until September blacklist of Russians over Ukraine crisis

    The European Union has prolonged for six months until Sept. 15 a blacklist of Russian and Crimean individuals and firms accused of undermining Ukraine’s integrity and independence. …read more Source:...

    EU prolongs until September blacklist of Russians over Ukraine crisis
    Mar13

    EU prolongs until September blacklist of Russians over Ukraine crisis

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union has prolonged for six months until Sept. 15 a blacklist of Russian and Crimean individuals and firms accused of undermining Ukraine’s integrity and independence, an EU statement said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian Art In Baden Baden 2017
    Mar13

    Ukrainian Art In Baden Baden 2017

    The Art-Hall Gallery of The Arts Support Fund, Kyiv, Ukraine presents an Exhibition of Ukrainian Art in Baden-Baden as a part of the “Cultural Diplomacy, Ukraine-Germany” project. Participants:Petro Lebedinets (paintings)Vladyslav Shereshevsky (paintings)Vadim Shamanov (paintings)Alexander Shimbarovsky (photography)Curator, art-manager:Yuri...

    Russia names Eurovision entry, despite boycott calls
    Mar13

    Russia names Eurovision entry, despite boycott calls

    It was thought the nation might boycott the event in Kiev because of political tension. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine investigates Russia’s newly chosen Eurovision candidate
    Mar13

    Ukraine investigates Russia’s newly chosen Eurovision candidate

    Russia has irked host country Ukraine with its Eurovision candidate. The disabled singer is now under investigation. Will Russia boycott the song contest after all? …read more Source:...

    Gazprom offer to avoid  fines allays worries: EU
    Mar13

    Gazprom offer to avoid fines allays worries: EU

    Gazprom is ready to comply with EU rules to end a five-year antitrust case and avoid fines, the bloc’s competition commissioner said yesterday, signaling a thaw in business ties between Moscow and Brussels despite tensions over Ukraine. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Kyiv Court Hears Nasirov’s Appeal Against Pretrial Detention
    Mar13

    Kyiv Court Hears Nasirov’s Appeal Against Pretrial Detention

    A Kyiv court is reviewing an appeal by Roman Nasirov, Ukraine’s suspended tax and customs service chief, against a ruling placing him in pretrial detention on embezzlement charges. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    More attacks on Polish WWII memorials in Ukraine
    Mar13

    More attacks on Polish WWII memorials in Ukraine

    Vandals have damaged monuments dedicated to Poles murdered by Nazi Germans in WWII, the latest in a string of similar attacks in western Ukraine. …read more Source: Polskie...