Greece shall submit “a list with specific reforms” to bailout

The Greek Government must submit a “complete list of specific reforms” in the coming days, according to the terms of an agreement reached early Friday with creditors and that “entrains” again the bailout to Greece. The agreement was reached at a...

Hollande and Merkel requested that Minsk agreement be respected to avoid new sanctions against Russia

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President François Hollande, warned this Friday with new sanctions on Russia if the ceasefire reached in Minsk is violated by pro-Russian separatists. “We are more convinced than ever that it must implement the agreements of...

Ceasefire agreement in Ukraine is achieved in Minsk summit

The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine reached an agreement that offers a “ray of hope” to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine, after marathon talks that lasted 16 hours. The agreement provides a ceasefire since February 15 and the withdrawal of heavy...

Obama will evaluate “all options” to solve conflict in Ukraine

US President Barack Obama said yesterday he will evaluate “all options” available to resolve the crisis in Ukraine, including the delivery of weapons to Kiev, if diplomacy fails. “The possibility of lethal defensive weapons is one of those options being...

Russia denies alleged ultimatum of Merkel to solve the conflict in Ukraine

The Kremlin denied on Monday that German Chancellor Angela Merkel, launched an ultimatum to Russian President Vladimir Putin during their meeting in Moscow on Friday to seek a settlement to the crisis in Ukraine, with the participation of French leader Francois Hollande....

Still no results are seen after proposed peace plan for Ukraine

Western countries requested the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin, “acts” to achieve peace in Ukraine and urged Kiev to take “the necessary decisions.” Ukrainian President, Petro Poroshenko showed passports of Russian soldiers who entered Ukrainian...

Merkel and Hollande arrive to Moscow to hold conversations with Putin

The President of France, François Hollande, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived today to present a new peace plan to Vladimir Putin for the separatist Ukraine, which is expected to help reach a ceasefire in the conflict that has caused around 5,300 deaths so far. The...

“Inmediate cease fire” in Ukraine is requested by Poroshenko, Hollande and Merkel

French President François Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the head of state of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko appealed this Sunday to set an “immediate ceasefire” in the east of the country, reported the Elysee. In a telephone interview, the three leaders...