Have Russia and China gone too far with harvesting personal data for visa applications?

By |julij 30th, 2019|artificial intelligence, China, EU-China, EU-Russia relations, News, personal data, protection of privacy, Russia, visa|

If you plan to travel to Russia or China for the holidays, you may be surprised by the countries' visa application processes, both of which request a substantial quantity of personal data.

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EU, Russia confident about Ukraine gas transit deal, despite tense talks

By |junij 14th, 2019|EU-Russia relations, Maroš Šefčovič, News, Nord Stream-2, Russia, Ukraine|

Russia and the EU on Thursday (13 June) expressed hope that a solution could be found to allow gas supply transits through Ukraine to continue from next year.

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A Russian perspective: The EU’s only one way to succeed

By |junij 7th, 2019|EU-Russia relations, European elections 2019, France, Germany, News, Salisbury attack, Sanctions, St Petersburg Economic Forum, Ukraine crisis|

The EU can achieve its goal maintaining its positions in the multipolar world of today and of tomorrow only by interacting with other pillars of its common Eurasian civilisation, including Russia, writes Vladimir Chizhov.

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EU Commission takes aim at disinformation, admits funding deficit

By |december 6th, 2018|Ansip, Dinsinformation, EU-Russia relations, fake news, Gabriel, Jourova, King, News, Russia|

A four-strong contingency of European Commissioners came out with fighting talk against fake news on Wednesday (5 December), as the EU's executive presented its action plan on disinformation. But the funding shortfall in this field somewhat dampened th...

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80th anniversary of the Great Treachery in Europe

By |oktober 1st, 2018|EU-Russia relations, Nato, Nazism, neo-Nazism, News, Russia, World War II|

In an exclusive op-ed for EURACTIV, the Russian Ambassador to the EU Vladimir Chizhov argues that present-days attempts to isolate Russia are similar to the chain of events that led to the infamous 1938 Munich agreement.

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EU unlikely to heed British call for more Russia sanctions

By |avgust 23rd, 2018|Austria, Austrian Presidency, Crimea annexation, EU-Russia relations, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Jeremy Hunt, Karin Kneissl, News, Sergei Skripal, Ukraine crisis|

The European Union is unlikely to heed London's call for it to match the latest US sanctions against Moscow over an attack on a former Russian spy in Britain earlier this year, diplomats in Brussels said.

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Britain urges US, Europe to ‘go further’ in countering Russia

By |avgust 21st, 2018|Brexit, EU-Russia relations, EU-Russia sanctions, NATO-Russia relations, News, Russia, United Kingdom, United States|

New British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday (21 August) will urge the United States and European countries to do more to call out Russia's "malign behavior" and keep Vladimir Putin in check, notably by implementing tough sanctions.

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Russian meddling in Greek domestic affairs ‘unacceptable’, Commission says

By |avgust 10th, 2018|Alexis Tsipras, EU-Russia relations, Greece, News, Vladimir Putin|

Russia’s meddling in Greece's domestic affairs is "unacceptable", the European Commission told EURACTIV.com, amid an ongoing war of words between Athens and Moscow.

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More Western sanctions will be seen as ‘economic war’, Moscow warns

By |avgust 10th, 2018|Dmitry Medvedev, EU-Russia relations, News, Russia Today, Russia-USA relations|

If the United States decides to impose more sanctions on the banking sector or on specific currencies, then Russia will regard it as an “open declaration of economic war,” Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has warned.

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Russia expels two Greek diplomats amid growing tensions with Athens

By |avgust 7th, 2018|EU-Russia relations, FYROM, Greece, News, Russia|

The Russian government decided to expel two Greek diplomats from its territory on Monday (6 August) in response to Greece’s similar “hostile” move last month, according to the Kremlin.

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