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Ukraine corruption and Russian aggression both on table — Ukraine-EU Summit

Ukraine corruption and Russian aggression both on table — Ukraine-EU Summit

He said Ukraine has strong bipartisan support in the United States and "we don't expect any changes". In 2014, Ukraine's then-President Viktor Yanukovych was forced from power amid corruption allegations. For Ukraine , a former Soviet republic of 45 million people, the drive toward Western integration has come at a high cost. The EU slapped sanctions on Russian Federation over Ukraine but the conflict in the industrial east - which has killed almost 10,000 people to date - remains ...



Obama, Putin talk about Syria and Ukraine in quick summit meet

The trade secretary said Putin and Mr. Duterte had established "very good rapport " in their first bilateral meeting on Saturday on the sidelines of the APEC summit . He also said that he hopes that President-elect Donald Trump will " stand up " to Putin if and when Moscow undertakes policies that contrast with USA interests.



FBI Closes Child Abuse Case Against Brad Pitt Without Filing Any Charges!

In September, the FBI had announced it was gathering facts to "evaluate whether an investigation at a federal level will be pursued". While the magazine report suggested that all the children including Pax, Zahara, and twins Vivienne and Knox wanted a reunion during the festivities, estrangement still seems to run between eldest son Maddox and 52-year-old Pitt .



Damages from Otto Still Being Tallied in Nicaragua

As Hurricane Otto, this storm hit the coast of Costa Rica and Nicaragua as a Category 2 storm on the five point Saffir-Simpson scale. Nicaraguan civil protection officials said the hurricane, which was moving west at 14 miles per hour ( 22 kph), damaged homes and telephone lines but had not claimed any victims as of early Friday morning.


Greece pledges to improve conditions in migrant camps after 2 deaths

Greece pledges to improve conditions in migrant camps after 2 deaths

The aid agency International Rescue Committee described the deaths as "a damning indictment of the ineptitude of European leaders' response to the refugee crisis". The deal was created to stanch the flow of hundreds of thousands of refugees and migrants into the European Union via the Aegean Sea route. Due to overcrowding, with 4,500 people now residing within the camp, the tents are pitched very close together and touch each other, so that flames spread very rapidly.



EU Parliament wants to freeze Turkey membership talks

In total, 479 votes were in favour of the motion while 37 were against with 107 abstentions. "You never treated humanity honestly and you did not look after people fairly". The EU wants to hold on to ties with Turkey , amid threats by Ankara to scupper a migrant deal, in the wake of an EU parliament vote to freeze accession talks.