Archive for October 15th, 2014

October 15, 2014, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

Europe’s largest economy, Germany, slashed its growth forecast and France faces growing calls to cut spending, amid fears Europe may sink back into recession. EU finance ministers are calling for […]

Funding woes delay new Chernobyl cover

October 15, 2014, by Deutsche Welle

“There’s no precedent for this anywhere in the world,” Jochen Flasbarth said. “Of course there is uncertainty.” The Germ ...

Experts divided over whether sanctions against Russia are working

October 15, 2014, by VOANews

After several rounds of international sanctions against Russia for its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula in March and support of pro-Russian ...

World football officials: Albania-Serbia violence ‘inexcusable’

October 15, 2014, by VOANews

The head of European soccer’s governing body has strongly condemned the violence that erupted during Tuesday night’s Albania-Serbia qualif ...

  • Putin, Poroshenko to meet in Milan in bid to find peace
    October 15, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    At the Asia-Europe summit in Milan on October 16 and 17, Ukrainian President Perto Poroshenko and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are expected to discuss enforcing the September 5 Minsk cease-fire agreement, […]

  • Bulgaria sacks honorary consul in Ukraine
    October 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s caretaker Cabinet has decided to relieve of duty the country’s honorary consul in Ukraine, Ivan Avramov, the government’s media service said on October 15. Avramov is a Ukrainian citizen […]