All posts tagged Russia

July 26, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The spokesperson for Russia’s defence ministry denied the accusations made by Bulgaria’s Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev about alleged intrusions by Russian fighter jets into Bulgaria’s airspace, saying that there have […]


Russian aircraft intruded in Bulgarian air space 10 times in past month – Defence Minister

July 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Russian aircraft have intruded into Bulgarian air space 10 times in the past month, with Bulgaria’s Defence Minister describing the incidents as ...

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Ukrainian-Belarusian journalist Pavel Sheremet killed in Kyiv

July 20, 2016, by The Kyiv Post

Journalist Pavel Sheremet was killed in a car explosion in Kyiv on the morning of July 20, reported Ukrainska Pravda. Sheremet worked in Ukrainska Pra ...

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Nato-Russia Council session does little to ease tension

July 14, 2016, by Luis Ramirez of VOANews

A meeting Wednesday of NATO and Russian ministers, billed as an opportunity to defuse tensions after the alliance’s recent declaration that it w ...

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    Nato and Russia want dialogue, not a new Cold War
    July 9, 2016, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

    The NATO summit in Warsaw is deciding on new troops for Eastern Europe. Russia is to be both deterred and invited to dialogue. Putin says he’s ready to talk and […]

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    The dangerous decade: Russia-Nato relations 2014 to 2024
    July 8, 2016, by Gustav Gressel of the ECFR

    Russia’s invasion and annexation of Crimea and its subsequent military invasion of the Donbas sent shockwaves through NATO, bringing an end to the idea of strategic partnership with Russia. Moscow’s […]