Apr 17 2014 - 12:40
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, EU Chief Diplomat Catherine Ashton, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Ukrainian acting Foreign Minister Andrey Deshitsa have started a meeting in Geneva to discuss the Ukraine crisis, ITAR-TASS reports.The talks will continue for about 2 hours. They will be followed by informal meetings.
Apr 17 2014 - 10:08
Prime Ministers of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the Kurdish Regional Government of Iraq Nechirvan Barzani have discussed energy cooperation, oil transportation, situation in Syria, opening of new customs offices, economic and trade agreements, Trend reports.Barzani has been visiting Turkey for the first time since the March 30 municipal elections.
Apr 17 2014 - 08:35
Deputy Spokeswoman of the U.S. State Department Marie Harf told journalists that Israel and Palestine will not reach an agreement by the end of the month, ITAR-TASS reports.U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced renewal of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks after a 3-year break in Washington on June 30, 2013. 9 months were given to find a solution to the conflict.
Apr 16 2014 - 22:31
The first meeting of the South-Eastern Movement for Federalization was held today in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk,
Apr 16 2014 - 22:04
A group of journalists from the Russia TV channel was detained in Ukraine on Wednesday,
Apr 16 2014 - 21:02
Deputies of the Party of Regions from the Donetsk Region urged their compatriots participating in the protest movement to lay down their weapons and withdraw from administrative buildings.
Apr 16 2014 - 21:16
Tskhinvali, the capital of the Georgian breakaway republic of South Ossetia, hosted today a pre-election convention of the Unity Party. The event was visited by the republic's Deputy Prime Minister Taymuraz Khadikov and representatives of the Russian State Duma.
Apr 16 2014 - 19:52
NATO countries must display solidarity towards maintaining stability in the Black Sea region, Turkish President Abdullah Gul said at a meeting with his Latvian counterpart Andris Berzins.