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November 24, 2017, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

The EU has invited representatives from six post-Soviet states to take part in its fifth annual Eastern Partnership summit. On the agenda: reforms and closer economic ties. Although she’s only […]

Partners for Life: Europe’s unanswered ‘Eastern Question’

October 27, 2017, by Andrew Wilson of the European Council on Foreign Relations

Next month the Eastern Partnership (EaP) summit convenes for the fifth time. This could be a crucial moment for the future of the European Union’s n ...

Critics: Ukraine’s parliament passes law that would make many graft investigations impossible

October 3, 2017, by The Kyiv Post

Ukraine’s parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, on Oct. 3 passed a judicial reform bill that would make it almost impossible to investigate many criminal ...

Bulgaria’s new Foreign Minister defends sanctions on Russia, says losses ‘far from what is said’

May 5, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s new Foreign Minister, Ekaterina Zaharieva, has defended European Union sanctions against Russia, adding that while Bulgaria suffered ...

  • Mogherini goes to Moscow but is missing in action in Ukraine
    April 28, 2017, by Fredrik Wesslau of the European Council on Foreign Relations

    Midway into her term, Federica Mogherini found herself in Moscow. The high representative had wanted to go to Moscow for some time to establish a dialogue with Russian foreign minister […]

  • Ukraine bars Russia entry from Eurovision Song Contest 2017
    March 22, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

    Ukraine has barred Russia’s Eurovision contestant from entering the country because she previously performed in Crimea. Relations between the neighbors have deteriorated since Moscow’s 2014 annexation of the territory. Ukraine&# ...