Belarus Wants to Cooperate with EU to Achieve Removal of All Sanctions: MoFA


nsnbc : Dmitry Mironchik, spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus, told the press that Belarus will continue working with the EU towards the full removal of all sanctions. Dmitry Mironchik said “We believe that the sanctions are unjust and counterproductive. The one-year extension of the remaining restrictions against our country More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, February 24th, 2017

Russia Appoints Pyotr Ilyichev as Acting UN Ambassador – Moscow Bids Last Farewell to Churkin

nsnbc : Russia appointed First Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations Pyotr Ilyichev  as acting Permanent Representative to the organization after the unexpected death of Vitaly Churkin. Russian More...

By nsnbc On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

About 4,000 Russians among Insurgents in Syria: Putin

nsnbc : Speaking at a gathering of Russian naval officers who returned from the Mediterranean, Russian President Vladimir Putin said thousands of Russians as well as thousands of citizens from former Soviet republics More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Germany to Speed Up Processing and Deportation of Asylum Seekers

nsnbc : Germany will speed up the processing of asylum seekers and deportations under measures adopted by Chancellor Angela Merkel on February 22. The decision and measures caused some to protest while many others More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Bulgaria – Greece IGB Gas Link Construction Expected in 2018: Nikolai Pavlov

nsnbc : Nikolay Pavlov the Energy Minister of Bulgaria, said during a visit to Azerbaijan that the construction of the gas pipeline link between Bulgaria and Greece is expected to start in the beginning of 2018. Speaking More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Russia’s Supreme Court Ordered Release of Opposition Activist Ildar Dadin

nsnbc : Russia’s Supreme Court ordered the release of the jailed opposition activist Ildar Dadin, the first Russian to be convicted under controversial anti-protest laws in November 2015. Dadin was sentenced More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Portugal to Extradite Ex-CIA Extraordinary Rendition Spook De Sousa to Italy: Lawyer

nsnbc : Portugal will extradite former CIA agent Sabrina de Sousa who was involved in the Agency’s illegal “extraordinary rendition” program to Italy, said her lawyer Manuel Magalhaes e Silva. More...

By nsnbc On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Belgium: 20 Tons of Potatoes Destroyed after Discovery of Migrants in the Lorry

nsnbc : 20 tons of potatoes had to be destroyed due to Belgian food safety regulations after a group of migrants was discovered in the cargo of a lorry. A group of stowaway migrants and/or refuges hid in the cargo More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

The Diplomat Powers Loved to Hate – Russian UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin Died in New York

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Vitaly Churkin, Russia’s Ambassador to the United Nations since 2006, died in New York on Monday, one day short of his 65th birthday. Churkin was taken ill “with heart problems” More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, February 20th, 2017

Putin Signed Executive Order, Recognizing ID Documents Issued by Rebelling Ukrainian Regions

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin, on Saturday, signed an executive order, officially recognizing identification documents issued by authorities in eastern Ukraine’s rebelling Donbas region. The executive More...