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Donetsk Rebels to Seek Integration into Russia's Customs Union

The self-proclaimed "Donetsk People's Republic" intends to start integration with Russia's customs union and to gradually exit Ukraine's legislative scope, an official says.

World | June 28, 2014, Saturday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1041

Ukraine's Poroshenko Extends Donbass Ceasefire

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has extended the truce offered to pro-Russian rebels, which was to end Friday, until the end of June.

World | June 28, 2014, Saturday // 10:29 | Viewed: 622

EU Issues Ultimatum to Russia to Act on Ukraine Peace Plan

The EU has given Moscow a three-day ultimatum to take concrete steps towards implementing a peace plan in eastern Ukraine or risk economic sanctions.

World | June 27, 2014, Friday // 17:48 | Viewed: 863

Over 300 Inmates in Greece Continue Hunger Strike

Over 3000 inmates at prisons in Greece continue their hunger strike over the poor living conditions.

World | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 15:09 | Viewed: 711

Poroshenko to Appoint Regional Presidential Representatives in Ukraine

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has proposed to appoint regional representatives to oversee human rights violations and constitutional infringements.

World | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 12:51 | Viewed: 555

Jyrki Katainen Becomes Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs

Former Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen becomes the new European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, said EC president Jose Barroso.

World | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 15:49 | Viewed: 631

US Military Advisers Arrive in Baghdad

US military advisers have begun arriving in Baghdad to help the Iraqi army in fighting against the Sunni insurgency.

World | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 11:50 | Viewed: 1097

Rebels Violating Ceasefire, Poroshenko Tells German FM

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier met to discuss developments in eastern Ukraine.

World | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 09:58 | Viewed: 765

Iraq Death Toll Surpasses 1000 in Less than Three Weeks - UN

At least 1075 people were killed in Iraq from June 5 to 22, UN estimates reveal as the country has plunged into a conflict between the government and Islamist-led fighters.

World | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 14:17 | Viewed: 1419

Egypt Journalists' Imprisonment Sparks International Outrage

The international community has expressed its deep concerns with Monday’s verdicts of the Egyptian court, which handed lengthy jail sentences to 3 Al-Jazeera journalists.

World | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 484

Poland ForMin: US Ties 'Worthless', UK's Cameron 'Incompetent'

Fresh excerpts of a tapped conversation between Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski and a former Finance Minister have triggered another scandal involving the government.

World | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 10:31 | Viewed: 730

EU Bans Import of Crimea Sourced Goods

The EU bans the import of goods made in Crimea, reports RIA Novosti.

World | June 23, 2014, Monday // 17:07 | Viewed: 679

Macedonian Media Urge Aid for Flood-Stricken Bulgaria

Macedonian media and ordinary citizens expressed their indignation that FYROM hasn't offered any aid to flood-stricken Bulgaria, reports Darik radio.

World | June 23, 2014, Monday // 12:37 | Viewed: 864

Ukraine Donbass Ceasefire Violated Over 20 Times - President

Ceasefire in Ukraine's Donbass region was violated more than 20 times in the last 24 hours, Ukrainian President Poroshenko told German Chancellor Merkel.

World | June 23, 2014, Monday // 11:54 | Viewed: 517

Clashes in Kosovo's Mitrovica Leave 20 Injured

A standoff between ethnic Albanian protesters and police officers erupted on Sunday in Kosovo's divided town of Mitrovica.

World | June 23, 2014, Monday // 10:36 | Viewed: 7586

Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff to Run for Re-Election

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff was confirmed on Saturday as candidate for re-election to a second term of the governing Workers Party.

World | June 22, 2014, Sunday // 10:45 | Viewed: 845

EU, US Impose Additional Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine

The US has imposed sanctions against separatists in eastern Ukraine, including asset freezes against seven pro-Russian leaders, as the crisis there shows no sign of easing.

World | June 21, 2014, Saturday // 12:42 | Viewed: 1089

Ukraine Will Sign EU Association Agreement Next Week

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday he would sign an association agreement with the European Union on June 27, reports Reuters.

World | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 17:32 | Viewed: 970

Australia Imposes Sanctions on Russian Officials, Companies

Australia has imposed new sanctions on 38 Russian officials and 11 companies in connection with the situation in Ukraine.

World | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 15:16 | Viewed: 885

Felipe VI Is New King of Spain

Felipe VI of Spain was handed the throne by his father Juan Carlos late on Wednesday, in what marked the first succession of the crown in Spain's recent democratic history.

World | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 09:34 | Viewed: 763

Ukraine's Poroshenko Seeks to Replace Foreign Minister

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has brought into Parliament the nomination of Pavlo Klimkin as the country's next Foreign Minister.

World | June 18, 2014, Wednesday // 15:53 | Viewed: 811
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