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Refugee crisis to test EU at summit of divided leaders

Refugee crisis to test EU at summit of divided leaders

Sep 21, – German chancellor Angela Merkel called on her peers on Sunday to accept joint responsibility. Bitterly-divided European leaders will seek to find a credible response to the continent’s worst migration crisis since World War Two at an emergency summit this week. “Germany is willing to help. But it is not just a German […]

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Russia’s Putin urges release of Ukrainian soldiers

Russia’s Putin urges release of Ukrainian soldiers

Aug 29, – Putin’s statement came several hours after Ukraine accused Russia of entering its territory with tanks, artillery and troops, and Western powers accused Moscow of lying about its role and dangerously escalating the conflict. Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Friday called on pro-Russian separatists to release Ukrainian soldiers who have been surrounded by […]

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