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Putin and Erdogan meet in Moscow

Putin and Erdogan meet in Moscow

According to kremlin.ru "the leaders will discuss the entire scope of Russian-Turkish relations with a focus on the further restoration of mutually beneficial trade and economic ties. Specifically, the agenda includes joint projects to build Turkey's first nuclear power station, Akkuyu, and the construction of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline."
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Commentary: There is a lot of good-will towards Armenia in the EU, but Russia remains the elephant in the room

Commentary: There is a lot of good-will towards Armenia in the EU, but Russia remains the elephant in the room

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan will on Monday (27 February) start an official visit to the European institutions in Brussels. The visit comes as Armenia and the EU finalise a new framework agreement that will form the basis of their relations for the next decade.
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Morgherini: "You do not change borders by force"

Morgherini: "You do not change borders by force"

Speaking at the Atlantic Council in Washington on Friday, Mrs Morgherini said that the European Union has a strong policy and principled position when it comes to Ukraine based on the basic, vital principle that you do not change borders by force.