The Obozrevatel news magazine revealed a scheme by which criminals deceive Ukrainians aspiring to find a job in Western Europe, RIA Novosti reports on August 11. Contine reading
The West does not have unity with respect to anti-Russian sanctions, and Germany wants to act based on its own interests, MEP from Estonia Yana Toom said on April 22 in Sunday Evening with Vladimir Soloviev program on Russia-1 TV channel. Contine reading
If the US terminates the Iranian nuclear deal, Europeans in case of a conflict will take the side of Russia, China, and Iran, Norbert Röttgen, Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee said, Oberhessische presse reports on April 5th.
Over the last decade, the economic security of Europe became uncertain, said the Director of the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Science Alexey Gromyko on February 5. The scientist delivered his speech at the international conference “Social inequality and fight against it” in the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation, a Rossa Primavera correspondent reports. Contine reading
Due to the worsening epidemiological situation in neighboring countries sanitary and quarantine control at the Russian border is strengthened, the Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing (Rospotrebnadzor) press center reported on January 15. Contine reading
The Government of Poland is ready to raise a question of leaving the EU in case it stops receiving financial aid from the organization, Polish politician and head of the European Council Donald Tusk said on January 11, The Telegraph reports. Contine reading
The EU Council of Foreign Ministers decided to embargo any arms supplies to Venezuela, RT reported on November 13.
The EU substantiated the arms embargo by reasons of humanitarian nature. The main argument is that arms could be used “for internal repression”. Another condition for lifting the sanctions is the introduction of domestic policy measures which would be accepted by the EU: an election recognized to be democratic by the Europeans, release of “political prisoners”, and respect for “democratic institutes”. Also, the EU, inspired by the example of the USA, reserves the right to impose personal sanctions against Venezuelan officials. Contine reading
The Ukrainian Education Act violates the norms of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement; therefore, Hungary is going to launch a revision of this Agreement, Hungary’s Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said on October 9 at a meeting with Transcarpathian Hungarians, the Magyar Nemzet newspaper reports. Contine reading