Archive for May 17th, 2014

May 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

As the crisis in Ukraine deepens, Cyprus seems to be seen as a key player in EU rush for alternative gas supplies. Policy makers have even gone as far as […]

Turkey wraps up search efforts, with 301 miners dead

May 17, 2014, by VOANews

Rescuers in Turkey have begun wrapping up search operations at the site of the country’s worst-ever coal mine disaster. On Saturday, Energy Mini ...

20 dead, 15 000 evacuated in Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovnia record flood disaster

May 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The worst floods in more than a century in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina have left at least 20 people dead while more than 15 000 people have been ...

Security fears mount over Ukraine vote

May 17, 2014, by VOANews

As the Ukrainian government prepared to resume peace talks Saturday, Ukraine’s election board warned that it may be impossible to hold next week ...

  • EU sets legal groundwork for more severe Russian sanctions
    May 17, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    The European Union is legally prepared to impose industry-wide sanctions against Russia, Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt said at the Ukraine Crisis Media Center on May 16. Sweden’s top diplomat […]