The proposal to grant visa-free regime to Ukraine, that the European Commission made at a plenary session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, was supported by an absolute majority of votes: 521 deputies voted for, 75 against, and 36 abstained.
The dispute over gas prices between Russia and the European Union that lasted for more than 4 years has ended with the capitulation of Gazprom.
The EU has extended sanctions for another half a year against 150 people and 37 organizations from Russia and Ukraine, imposed because of the threat of Ukraine‘s territorial integrity.
As it was reported on Tuesday February 28th by the press-service of the European Parliament in Brussels, members of the Parliament and the European Council agreed to introduce visa-free regime for short trips of Ukrainian citizens to the European Union.
As it was reported last Thursday, the WTO rejected Russia’s appeal to the organization regarding its decision to invalidate the Russian ban on shipments of pork products from the EU.
On Sunday, February 12th, U.S. military started unloading dozens of helicopters Chinook, Apache and Black Hawk in the port of Bremerhaven for further sending them to U.S. military base in Illesheim, Bavaria.
As reported by journalist Rikard Jozwiak, the European Parliament at a plenary session on Thursday voted in favor of granting visa-free regime with Georgia, so its citizens can visit the Shengen Area.
On Wednesday, January 25, the General Court of the European Union ruled that the documents presented by the EU Council prove that Russia supplied weapons to separatists in Eastern Ukraine.
Sending their troops and military equipment to Europe, the USA transforms it into a powder keg, and asking for a harsh response from Russia. This was stated by First Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Defense and Security,…
Two guests from Europe were refused accommodation in the town of Ostrov of the Pskov region because of their sexual orientation.