All posts tagged Russia

June 13, 2019, by Deutsche Welle

Russia is back in big political business. For the first time since the annexation of the Crimean peninsula and the war in eastern Ukraine, Moscow has agreed with the EU […]

Exit polls: Standup comic wins Ukraine runoff presidential election

April 21, 2019, by VOANews

Exit polls in Ukraine indicate standup comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy has won a landslide victory in the April 21 2019 runoff presidential election over ...

Occupational hazards: The Russian military in Crimea

April 17, 2019, by Gustav Gressel of the ECFR

While its current disposition in Crimea is mainly defensive in nature, Russia’s military build-up on the peninsula could soon turn the Black Sea ...

European Parliament: Russia ‘main source of disinformation in Europe’

March 13, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Parliament has strongly condemned Russia, China, Iran and North Korea’s increasingly aggressive actions, “which seek to undermine the ...

  • Negative energy: Berlin’s Trumpian turn on Nord Stream 2
    March 4, 2019, by Gustav Gressel of the ECFR

    Berlin has handled the dispute over the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline with unilateralism and clumsiness worthy of US President Donald Trump. On February 8, the EU Committee of Permanent […]

  • Bulgarian Foreign Minister: Putin invited, but no date set
    January 18, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Both Bulgaria’s President and Prime Minister have invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to visit the country, but no date has been set, Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva said in a television […]