Malosse: "I am not anti-Ukrainian"
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Malosse: "I am not anti-Ukrainian"

I have always been supportive of a dialogue between the European Union, Ukraine and Russia. Even in the hottest times of the Maidan. As you know, I was the first president of a European institution on the Maidan square.
PS752: Released intercepted tower communications show that Iran knew about the missile launch from the beginning 
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PS752: Released intercepted tower communications show that Iran knew about the missile launch from the beginning 

The airport tower in Tehran was informed of the shooting down of Ukraine International Flight PS752 in real time by other pilots approaching and departing the airport. In the published recording it becomes clear that an Iranian pilot witnessed everything from the launch of the missile to the second it hit the Ukrainian airplane. Confirmed by President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy
Coerced negotiations – how Putin regains his power
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Coerced negotiations – how Putin regains his power

After 5 years of resisting the breach of international law by the Kremlin Western politicians have eventually intensified bringing Russia back on the table of their decision-making. Last week “Interparliamentary dialogue for peace: Ukraine-Russia-Germany-France” took place in Paris. It was initiated by Viktor Medvedchuk but in fact, most probably – by Putin himself as Medvedchuk is only his proxy in Ukraine. This week Russian lawmaker Petr Tolstoy was elected a as vice-president of the PACE despite his anti-Semitic and anti-Western views, and even despite the fact that Russia claims supremacy of internal law over international agreements.
Appeasement Emboldens
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Appeasement Emboldens

Angela Merkel gave a sign that she refused to admit that Putin was intentionally part of the problems they discussed: Syria, Ukraine and gas.
Giving in to the Kremlin’s Rules of the Game
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Giving in to the Kremlin’s Rules of the Game

Till the last year geopolitical interests of Ukraine on the international stage equated the interests of international liberal community. And the European leaders seemed to understand it and even voiced it in all possible meetings and press-conferences.