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Литва запретила въезд легковых автомобилей из Беларуси

Mobility and migration

Belarus, Published on: 03 April 2020

С 3 апреля въезд на территорию Литвы легковых машин из нашей страны и России запрещен. Такая мера введена из-за пандемии коронавируса.

Фото: tut.by

— Из России и Беларуси в Литву после полуночи [пятницы] не разрешается въезд ни через один контрольный пункт, — цитирует tut.by Гедрюса Мишутиса, пресс-атташе Службы охраны госграницы Литвы. — На грузовой транспорт это не распространяется.

Мишутис пояснил, что въезд в Литву на легковушках разрешен только через пограничные...


NATO se implică în lupta împotriva pandemiei şi lucrează pentru ca această criză să nu se transforme în una de securitate

Information Society

Moldova, Published on: 03 April 2020

"Prima responsabilitate a NATO este ca această criză de sănătate să nu devină o criză de securitate", a declarat secretarul general al NATO, Jens Stoltenberg, într-o conferinţă de presă virtuală la finalul reuniunii, citat de EFE.

El a declarat că miniştrii au solicitat Comandantului Suprem al Forţelor Aliate din Europa (SACEUR), generalul forţelor aeriene ale SUA Tod Daniel Wolters, să coordoneze "sprijinul militar necesar pentru combaterea COVID-19".

"Am însărcinat...


EU to provide EUR 51,000,000 to Armenia to fight against COVID-19

Health, Political Dialogue

Armenia, Published on: 02 April 2020


European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy addresses Josep Borrell

Political Dialogue

Armenia, Published on: 02 April 2020


EU to allocate €100 billion to keep people in jobs and businesses running

Economy and trade

Armenia, Published on: 02 April 2020


European partners congratulate Republican Party of Armenia on 30th anniversary

Political Dialogue

Armenia, Published on: 02 April 2020


Шмигаль зустрівся з послом ЄС: як Україна разом із Європою боротимуться з COVID-19

Ukraine, Published on: 02 April 2020

Про спільну боротьбу з коронавірусом та координацію дій прем’єр-міністр Денис Шмигаль поговорив із послом ЄС в Україні Матті Маасіком. Про це мовиться на сайті уряду.

До теми Єврокомісія виділила Україні 80 мільйонів євро на боротьбу з коронавірусом

Так, Денис Шмигаль подякував Маасіку за пакет допомоги у розмірі 80 мільйонів євро, які Україні надає Євросоюз. За його словами, це дасть змогу підтримати українську систему охорони здоров’я та економіку.

Вдячний послу ЄС в...


Парламент Беларуси ратифицировал соглашение с ЕС об упрощении выдачи виз

Political Dialogue

Belarus, Published on: 02 April 2020

Теперь документ должны утвердить в Европарламенте, а после Совет ЕС сможет официально завершить ратификацию соглашений.


Украина присоединилась к санкциям Евросоюза против Беларуси

Political Dialogue

Belarus, Published on: 01 April 2020

ЕС продлил санкции против Беларуси до 28 февраля 2021 года.

Фото: Сергей БАЛАЙ, tut.by

Решение о продлении санкций было принято 31 марта. К санкциям присоединились новые страны: Украина, Норвегия, Босния и Герцеговина, Черногория, Албания, Лихтенштейн, сообщается на сайте Совета ЕС.  

Продление санкций означает оружейное эмбарго (ограничительные меры включают эмбарго на оружие и средства, которые могут использоваться для внутренних репрессий) и персональные санкции в...


Belarus urges Lithuania to stay calm, cooperate in combating coronavirus

Information Society

Belarus, Published on: 01 April 2020

Anatoly Glaz commented on Lithuania's proposal to restrict air travel between the countries and on Lithuania's mistrust of information about coronavirus containment efforts in Belarus.


Belarusian, Estonian foreign ministers talk over phone

Political Dialogue

Belarus, Published on: 01 April 2020

The parties discussed prospects for the development of the Belarusian-Estonian relations, including the organization of Urmas Reinsalu's visit to Belarus and cooperation within international organizations.


В Европе нашли замену "Евровидению"

Culture and Media

Ukraine, Published on: 31 March 2020

Европейский вещательный союз (ЕВС) объявил о трансляции телешоу "Европа засияет светом" (Europe Shine a Light) вместо международного песенного конкурса "Евровидение", который был отменен из-за пандемии коронавируса

Об этом сообщили представители вещателя, передает "ДС" со ссылкой на "Немецкую волну".

Шоу "Европа засияет светом" покажут на телеканалах 16 мая вместо песенного конкурса "Евровидение". В телешоу примут участие те музыканты, которые должны были соревноваться на...


Ukraine to spend EUR 150 mln from Germany on fight against coronavirus

Political Dialogue

Ukraine, Published on: 31 March 2020

The Ukrainian leader has agreed with his German counterpart that EUR 150 million, which was provided as part of a state loan from Germany, will be spent on the fight against the novel coronavirus in Ukraine.

This was discussed by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a phone call, the Office of the President of Ukraine said on March 31.

"The parties discussed the situation around the spread of the coronavirus in the world,...


Germania, pregătită pentru creşterea numărului de pacienţi cu Covid-19 care vor necesita terapie intensivă

Health

Moldova, Published on: 31 March 2020

Aproximativ 45% dintre paturile de la terapie intensivă sunt libere în prezent, datorită amânării unor operaţii planificate, a afirmat Jens Spahn, în timpul unei vizite într-un spital din Dusseldorf.

'Un lucru este clar: în zilele următoare, va exista un număr în creştere de pacienţi care vor avea nevoie de terapie intensivă şi asistenţă respiratorie', a spus ministrul.

El a insistat însă că Germania se află cu un pas înaintea tendinţei datorită faptului că, prin testarea...


Ministerul de Externe, recunoscător Uniunii Europene pentru sprijinul acordat țării noastre în lupta cu Covid-19

Political Dialogue

Moldova, Published on: 31 March 2020

Decizia Comisiei Europene, anunțată de comisarul Olivér Várhelyi, de a sprijini eforturile țărilor Parteneriatului Estic în combaterea pandemiei Covid-19 prin realocarea sumei de 140 de milioane de euro pentru nevoile imediate stringente și redirecționarea a 700 de milioane de euro din instrumentele existente pentru a contribui la atenuarea impactului socio-economic al crizei coronavirusului este o expresie a priorității acordate de Uniunea Europeană țărilor din Parteneriatul Estic.

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EU doesn’t recognize the "legal framework” of NK elections

Political Dialogue

Armenia, Published on: 31 March 2020

Spokesperson for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy at the European External Action Service (EEAS) Peter Stano made the following statement today:

 

“In view of the so-called 'presidential and parliamentary elections' in Nagorno-Karabakh on 31 March 2020, the European Union reiterates that it does not recognize the constitutional and legal framework within which they are being held. This event cannot prejudice the determination of the future status of Nagorno-Karabakh or the...


German, French foreign ministers claim Donbas terrorists make coronavirus pretext for hindering OSCE access

Justice Freedom & Security

Ukraine, Published on: 31 March 2020

German and French foreign ministers have reacted to another obstacle to OSCE SMM observers by illegal armed groups in the occupied Donbas.

Foreign Ministers of France and Germany Jean-Yves Le Drian and Heiko Maas said they were "very concerned" about the restrictions placed by the illegal armed groups in Donbas on the OSCE SMM since March 21. The monitors should have safe, secure and unhindered access throughout Ukraine, the diplomats said in a joint statement,...


Albania and Italy – an example of European solidarity against the coronavirus

Justice Freedom & Security

Armenia, Published on: 31 March 2020

On 28 March 2020, Albania sent 30 doctors and nurses to Italy to support its heavily hit neighbour in fighting the coronavirus.

While the whole world, including the Western Balkans, is struggling to fight the coronavirus pandemic, Albania, in an act of solidarity and friendship, decided to send 30 doctors and nurses to Italy, to support its neighbour in this time of crisis. The Albanian medical professionals volunteered to work in Lombardy, in the area around Bergamo, Italy’s worst...