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Saturday, 21.01.2017, 08:26
Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser said on Tuesday he doesn't support the idea to ease the sanctions imposed on Russia as a result of its actions in Ukraine as a reward for Moscow cooperating in some other area, reports LETA/BNS.
For a number of years, the EU and Russia had assumed the existence of a strategic partnership, based on the con vergence of values, economic integration and increasingly open markets and a modernisation agenda for society. Our agenda was positive and ambitious.
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has signed a decree scrapping visa requirements for the citizens of 80 countries, including 39 countries of Europe and of the United States.
SIA Twino, a company providing non-banking financial services, has increased its share capital to EUR 7,707,800, according to information from the Firmas.lv database writes LETA.
The European continent is full of confrontation and conflicts. Prognoses for 2017 do not seem bright: threats of terrorism, migration and refugees’ problems, general economic downturn, unstable EU and uncertainty in Brexit’s aftermath, to name a few. Besides, EU-Russia relationships deteriorating too; something must be done, i.e. generally, through dialogues and respectful attitude to avoid conflicts in future.
On 14 December 2016 in the joint session of both chambers of the Oliy Majlis (Parliament) of the Republic of Uzbekistan the new elected President Shavkat Mirziyoyev delivered an inaugural speech at the solemn ceremony.