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  The EU requested to restore the delivery of Russian gas in full

2009 01 07

The EU invited to restore in full the delivery of Russian gas, AFR informed on the 2nd of January.

Mirek Topolaneka, Prime Minister of Check Republic, presiding the EU from the 1st of January, stated in his presentation about the necessity of “urgent regulation of the commercial dispute concerning the issue of the delivery of gas from Russia to the Ukraine, and immediate restoration of the delivery of gas in full amount to all EU countries".

According to the situation by the end of 2 January, shortages in the delivery of Russian gas via the Ukraine were reported by three EU states: in Romania the undelivered amount reached approximately 30% (three million cbm), Hungary reported of the undelivered 25% of the daily amount of gas (approximately about ten million cbm), and the delivery to the Polish Gas-Systems was cut by 6%.

It should be noted that “Gazprom” cut the delivery of gas to the Ukraine as from the 1st of January, since the Ukrainian side has not fully settled accounts for the delivery of gas in November and December 2008.

Material has been prepared by the Centre for Geopolitical Studies with reference to the article from “Lenta.ru“ of 03 January 2009.

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Ukraine has filed a lawsuit against Russia in the International Court of Justice for terrorism and racism (17)

2017 01 19

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine filed a lawsuit in the UN International Court of Justice against Russia within the framework of the International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism and the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, says the site of the Foreign Minister. This is done on the instructions of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, issued on 16 January.

National Armed Forces (NAF) of Latvia will deploy additional military units in three cities (32)

2017 01 18

For effective complex defence of Latvia, the establishment of a permanent division of the National Armed Forces has started in Latgale, reported the official website of the Ministry of Defence.


In Lithuania the amount of 110 thousand Euros was collected at a concert in support of the ATO fighters and residents of Donbass (9)

2017 01 17

On 13 January a concert "Together to the victory" was held in Lithuania, where the audience decided to support Ukraine's defence and donated 110 thousand Euros.


Belarus has established a visa-free regime for citizens of 80 countries (2)

2017 01 10

Alexander Lukashenko on 9 January signed a decree № 8 "On the establishment of visa-free entry and exit of foreign nationals." The document establishes visa-free entry to Belarus for a period not exceeding 5 days at the entrance through the checkpoint "National Airport Minsk" for citizens of 80 countries, - reported the press service of the President of Belarus.

The European Parliament approved the recall of visas for citizens of Ukraine and Georgia (2)

2016 12 19


The European Parliament approved the granting of a visa-free regime for short-term trips to the citizens of Ukraine and Georgia, RIA Novosti reported.



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