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    Ukraine’s Naftogaz transfers $15 million in gas prepayment to Gazprom
    Mar20

    Ukraine’s Naftogaz transfers $15 million in gas prepayment to Gazprom

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine’s state gas company Naftogaz said on Friday that it had paid $15 million to Russia’s Gazprom for March… …read more Source:...

    EU Unlikely To Offer More To Eastern Partners At Upcoming Summit
    Mar20

    EU Unlikely To Offer More To Eastern Partners At Upcoming Summit

    EU leaders at an upcoming Eastern Partnership summit in Riga are unlikely to offer a closer relationship between Brussels and some of its eastern neighbors, outside of the already negotiated association agreements, according to a copy of the text seen by RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    10 things you need to know before European markets open
    Mar20

    10 things you need to know before European markets open

    Good morning! Here are 10 of the most important stories in markets today. Greece is to re-submit a reform list to Europe’s institutions within days. Greece has agreed to give creditors a new list of reforms within days in order to secure bailout funds, a statement said Friday after talks between Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and European...

    Leaders Of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan To Meet
    Mar20

    Leaders Of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan To Meet

    The trilateral meeting in Astana was originally scheduled for March 12 and 13, but Russian President Vladimir Putin pulled out at the last minute, sparking rumors, denied by the Kremlin, over his health. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Agrees Russia Sanctions To Stay Until Ukraine Peace Terms Met
    Mar20

    EU Agrees Russia Sanctions To Stay Until Ukraine Peace Terms Met

    (Reuters) – European Union leaders agreed on Thursday that economic sanctions imposed on Russia will stay in place until a Ukraine peace deal is fully implemented, effectively extending them to the end of the year if need be. The compromise reached at an EU summit in Brussels maintains EU unity on sanctions against Moscow over its role in...

    In Crimea, Adjusting to New Citizenship, New Political Realities
    Mar20

    In Crimea, Adjusting to New Citizenship, New Political Realities

    A year after Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula, its people are adjusting to new citizenship, new political conditions, and new economic realities. Russian navy and special forces blockaded and stormed Crimea’s Ukrainian bases a year ago, giving the troops inside a choice: join us or leave. With a powerless government in Kyiv,...

    U.S. To Train Ukrainian Guardsmen
    Mar20

    U.S. To Train Ukrainian Guardsmen

    The Pentagon has announced that some 290 U.S. Army paratroopers will travel to western Ukraine next month to train three battalions of Ukrainian national guard troops. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tatar leader urges West to maintain sanctions over Crimea
    Mar20

    Tatar leader urges West to maintain sanctions over Crimea

    Crimean Tatar leader Mustafa Dzhemilev on Thursday urged the West to maintain strong sanctions against Russia over last year’s annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula to pressure the Russian “aggressors” to…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    EU Leaders Link Russian Sanctions To Minsk Agreement
    Mar20

    EU Leaders Link Russian Sanctions To Minsk Agreement

    The European Union has decided to link its economic sanctions on Russia to the implementation of the Minsk agreement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Leaders Unlikely To Offer More To Eastern Partners At Upcoming Summit
    Mar20

    EU Leaders Unlikely To Offer More To Eastern Partners At Upcoming Summit

    EU leaders at an Eastern Partnership summit in Riga in May are unlikely to offer a closer relationship between the European Union and some of its eastern neighbors outside of the already negotiated association agreements, according to a paper seen by RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...