State of emergency in the agricultural sector has been declared in 27 counties in eastern Latvian Latgale region, and partly in northern Vidzeme and southern Kurzeme regions, said Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis (Greens/Farmers) after the crisis management council meeting today.
To prepare for future nuclear crises that will affect Europe, the next German government must double down on its role of building bridges in the nuclear realm.
French President Emmanuel Macron and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte told the United Kingdom to get a move on in negotiations over Brexit, which are dragging out over the bill Britain will pay for leaving the European Union.
President Donald Trump’s decision on 21 August 2017 to send an unspecified number of additional U.S. troops to Afghanistan to continue assisting and training the Afghan national security forces and to expand counterterrorism operations in the country marks yet another effort to stabilize Afghanistan, at least enough to allow the Western coalition countries to withdraw their forces from the country.
In the first half of 2017 American-Iranian contradictions magnified. President Trump, in the course of his election campaign and after taking office, strongly condemned the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action for the Iranian Nuclear Program (JCPOA) and repeatedly threatened to annul the «worst deal in history». This is largely due to his desire to dissociate himself from President Barack Obama foreign policy course by showing that it is completely untenable.
It may look like Moscow’s ties with Budapest are strong. But looks can be deceiving.
Uzbekistan’s President Shavkat Mirziyoyev adopted a resolution on establishment of a foreign trade company for export and import operations of the chemical industry – Uzkhimimpex.
The alleged heads of a Romanian pickpocketing network that used children to steal over a million euros from tourists at Disneyland Paris have gone on trial in France.
BP has resumed production of natural gas at the biggest gas condensate field Shah Deniz in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea that was stopped earlier due to maintenance work at the platform, Tamam Bayatly, communications manager of the BP Azerbaijan Communication and External Affairs Department.
The Association Agreement takes effect, yet Ukrainians are worth more.