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Canada and Ukraine hold naval drill

April 7, 2019 admin 0

The missile boat Pryluky of the Ukrainian Naval Forces and the HMCS Toronto of the Royal Canadian Navy held a joint passing exercise in the Black Sea, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry has confirmed. During the […]

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New twist in Finland NATO debate

April 6, 2019 admin 0

While foreign and security policy has not been much of a theme in the current Finnish electoral debates so far, the discussion of Finland’s relationship with NATO has got a new twist this week. Antti […]

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Sweden prepares for climate changes

April 6, 2019 admin 0

The Swedish Government will continue to prepare for climate change by investing in the country’s wetlands, Swedish Radio reports. Funding for the investment disappeared from the budget last autumn, when Parliament adopted the budget proposal […]

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No extension to Brexit, warns Juncker

April 3, 2019 admin 0

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warned the United Kingdom  that if the country’s European Union (EU) Withdrawal Agreement is not adopted by April 12 by the House of Commons, no short extension to the Brexit […]

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No reason to drag out Brexit, says Kurz

April 3, 2019 admin 0

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has said that there is no reason at present to grant the UK an extension for its Brexit negotiations despite indications that one may be sought. Speaking after cabinet in light […]