EU commissioner Jean Claude Juncker's issues direct warning to Eurosceptic MPs in Parliament who want to vote down the deal: "This is the best deal possible, this is the only deal possible."

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16 October 2019
French President Emmanuel Macron is to address his nation on Tuesday following persistent and sometimes violent protests over fuel taxes that are morphing into a movement against his business- and environment-friendly policies
10 month ago
Head of Ukrainian Parliament calls for Emergency meeting at 4pm Monday(in 15 hours)
Tensions at Russian Embassy in Kyiv, about 300 protesters now10 month ago
Tensions at Russian Embassy in Kyiv, about 300 protesters now
10 month ago
NSDC proposing to impose martial law for 60 days
President at NSDC: I have to support the decision to impose state of war, urging MPs of Rada to gather tomorrow vote for the decision10 month ago
President at NSDC: I have to support the decision to impose "state of war", urging MPs of Rada to gather tomorrow vote for the decision
10 month ago
Chief of staff Muzhenko at NSDC: we have no information on fate of boats and sailors. Total: 23 were on missions. 6 wounded, 2 badly wounded
Radio talks between Russian border guard ships and Ukrainian naval vessels after firing at the Black Sea near Kerch Strait10 month ago
Radio talks between Russian border guard ships and Ukrainian naval vessels after firing at the Black Sea near Kerch Strait
Near Russian Embassy protesters attempting to light the tires, police extinguishing10 month ago
Near Russian Embassy protesters attempting to light the tires, police extinguishing
Poland has strongly condemned Russia's aggressive actions against Ukrainian Navy
10 month ago
FM Klimkin: President Poroshenko to have talks with heads of international organizations to build a coalition against Russian aggression
Smoke bombs deployed by protesters at Russian Embassy in Kyiv10 month ago
Smoke bombs deployed by protesters at Russian Embassy in Kyiv
Russian embassy in Kyiv now: tires and paper boats10 month ago
Russian embassy in Kyiv now: tires and paper boats
Photo: a bottle in the protest at Russian General consulate in Kharkiv
10 month ago
Russia's Federal Security Service says it has impounded 3 Ukrainian naval ships after they illegally crossed the Russian border. Says 3 Ukrainian soldiers were wounded in the incident and are getting medical treatment.
10 month ago
Turchinov: we heard reports on incident and have concluded that it was an act of war by Russian Federation against Ukraine
10 month ago
Turchynov: we are convening NSDC to declare "state of war"
Exact place of military engagement between Ukrainian and Russian boats10 month ago
Exact place of military engagement between Ukrainian and Russian boats
10 month ago
Ukrainian NSDC secretary Turchynov and President Poroshenko to make statements soon after military cabinet
NATO is closely monitoring developments in the Azov Sea and Kerch Strait, and in contact with the Ukrainian authorities. NATO call for restraint and de-escalation.
NATO calls for restraint and de escalation as tensions rise between Russia and Ukraine in Azov Sea
Russian media claims that there were artillery attack of Ukrainian military on Donetsk, but complete silence at the frontline
People start to gather near Russian Embassy in Kyiv10 month ago
People start to gather near Russian Embassy in Kyiv
Protesters brought tires to the Russian Embassy in Kyiv10 month ago
Protesters brought tires to the Russian Embassy in Kyiv
6 Ukrainian sailors wounded, Berdyansk and Yani Kapu seized, Nikopol is blocked(not seized) but following(being tugged) by Russian FSB boats10 month ago
6 Ukrainian sailors wounded, Berdyansk and Yani Kapu seized, Nikopol is blocked(not seized) but following(being tugged) by Russian FSB boats
10 month ago
[email protected]: Europe has to pay their fair share for Military Protection. The European Union, for many years, has taken advantage of us on Trade, and then they don't live up to their Military commitment through NATO. Things must change fast.
While blocking the Kerch Strait, Russia is letting its own ships sail under the bridge. The anti-pollution ship Pingvin just sailed under10 month ago
While blocking the Kerch Strait, Russia is letting its own ships sail under the bridge. The anti-pollution ship Pingvin just sailed under
EU statement on Azov Sea: We expect Russia to restore freedom of passage at the Kerch Strait and urge all to act with utmost restraint to de-escalate the situation immediately.
10 month ago
Russian FSB says that ships that has left Berdyansk are returning back safely (and FSB fired on ships that were coming from Odesa to Berdyansk, and have not passed the Kerch strait)
Units of Ukrainian military in Odesa region put on battle alert
Ukrainian Navy: both armored boats damaged and lost engines. SOF of Russian Federation seized all 3 vessels. 2 wounded sailors
10 month ago
Ukrainian President Poroshenko has convened military cabinet
10 month ago
Armenia's PM @NikolPashinyan just announced he'll be taking a leave to participate in the parliamentary election campaign.
10 month ago
Video of attack of Russian border guards on Ukrainian tugboat
Video of attack of Russian border guards on Ukrainian tugboat
Gyurza-M class artillery boat U175 Berdyansk is damaged, lost engine, one wounded. Ukrainian Navy responding with deadly fire to protect itself10 month ago
Gyurza-M class artillery boat U175 Berdyansk is damaged, lost engine, one wounded. Ukrainian Navy responding with deadly fire to protect itself
10 month ago
Russia is attempting to seize Ukrainian Navy boats at this moment
Representative of Ukrainian President in Crimea Borys Babin: after Russia attacked one Ukrainian ship, sailor wounded. Navy is deploying rescue team/reinforcement10 month ago
Representative of Ukrainian President in Crimea Borys Babin: after Russia attacked one Ukrainian ship, sailor wounded. Navy is deploying rescue team/reinforcement
FSB video of incident with Ukrainian ships near Kerch Strait10 month ago
FSB video of incident with Ukrainian ships near Kerch Strait
10 month ago
Russian has opened fire on one of Ukrainian boats, at least one sailor wounded
Video from FSB helicopter showing Russian ships harassing Ukrainian boats this morning10 month ago
Video from FSB helicopter showing Russian ships harassing Ukrainian boats this morning
Poland's @tvn24 - owned by @Discovery - says Internal Security Agency raided home of undercover journalist filming with neo-nazis.
10 month ago
The Chairman of the State Presidency of Bosnia-Herzegovina visited Novi Sad in Serbia and told there that was not a Bosnian and he didn't come from Bosnia
Photo of vessel that blocked Kerch Strait earlier today10 month ago
Photo of vessel that blocked Kerch Strait earlier today
Lithuania MFA Linas Linkevicius: Strongly condemn Russia's move to physically block Kerch Strait and ramming of Ukrainian boat. Cannot be qualified differently than an act of aggression and another blatant violation of international maritime law. Such actions undermine security of the whole region.
10 month ago
7pm update: to avoid further escalation from Russia Ukrainian ships start to move from Kerch strait, but Russians threaten to use weapons if ships won't stop
Blockade at Hoptivka at Russia-Ukraine border
10 month ago
Video: blockade at Krakivets border post
10 month ago
Ukraine asks UNSC to act on recent Russian aggression in Black-Azov Sea
After Iranian President @HassanRouhani calls Israel "a cancer" EU spox @MajaEUspox (but not FM @FedericaMog) issues statement saying its "totally unacceptable" and "also incompatible with the need to address international disputes through dialogue and international law."
10 month ago
Ukrainian Navy: Russian Navy ship Admiral Zaharin and 2 FSB boats passed under Kerch bridge, other traffic is being blocked
Ship of Interest/Shipping from Crimean ports: A new Syrian flag cargo vessel, General, transits Bosphorus en route from Feodosia to Damietta carrying soda ash with falsified AIS from Samsun. Ship had Cambodian flag when it entered Black Sea but changed to Tanzania and   to Syria10 month ago
Ship of Interest/Shipping from Crimean ports: A new Syrian flag cargo vessel, General, transits Bosphorus en route from Feodosia to Damietta carrying soda ash with falsified AIS from Samsun. Ship had Cambodian flag when it entered Black Sea but changed to Tanzania and to Syria
Senior EU official: 'The only ongoing Plan B planning that is going on is preparedness planning for a no deal scenario. After these torturous and long negotiations there is no appetite to renegotiate.'
President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis has visited Joint Forces operation area in Eastern Ukraine
Russian special troops prepares for storm Ukrainian warships10 month ago
Russian special troops prepares for storm Ukrainian warships
Russian special troops prepares for storm Ukrainian warships
Commander of Ukrainian Navy Voronchenko: crews of boats near Kerch strait are on combat alert and ready for possible assault
Ukrainian Ministry of Internal affairs asking drivers that are stuck and not supporting actions of foreign license plates, not to take action against them10 month ago
Ukrainian Ministry of Internal affairs asking drivers that are stuck and not supporting actions of "foreign license plates", not to take action against them
Another video of pair of Su-25 near Kerch Bridge10 month ago
Another video of pair of Su-25 near Kerch Bridge
10 month ago
Ukrainian Navy boats still waiting for a passage through Kerch Strait
Russia opened passage under Kerch bridge to let it's border guards boats, not Ukrainian, Ukrainian ships are still awaiting10 month ago
Russia opened passage under Kerch bridge to let it's border guards boats, not Ukrainian, Ukrainian ships are still awaiting
Tornado in Crotone, S Italy awhile ago. Video by Franz Duvalles10 month ago
Tornado in Crotone, S Italy awhile ago. Video by Franz Duvalles
10 month ago
Head of occupation authorities in Crimea: West countries are behind "Ukrainian provocation near Kerch strait"
Video of Su-25 aircrafts over Kerch bridge10 month ago
Video of Su-25 aircrafts over Kerch bridge
10 month ago
Belarus prohibits to anonymously comment the news on the Internet.
10 month ago
Britain's opposition Labour leader Corbyn says party will oppose Brexit deal, calls it a miserable failure of negotiation
Owners of cars with foreign registration are burning tires at Yahodyn, Volyn region
Ukrainian ships have reportedly passed under Kerch Bridge10 month ago
Ukrainian ships have reportedly passed under Kerch Bridge
10 month ago
[email protected]: The large and violent French protests don't take into account how badly the United States has been treated on Trade by the European Union or on fair and reasonable payments for our GREAT military protection. Both of these topics must be remedied soon.
Owners of cars with foreign registration has blocked Ustilug, Rava-Ruska, Yahodyn, Maliy Berezny, Shegeni and Krakivets border checkpoints on the Western Ukrainian border10 month ago
Owners of cars with foreign registration has blocked Ustilug, Rava-Ruska, Yahodyn, Maliy Berezny, Shegeni and Krakivets border checkpoints on the Western Ukrainian border
Russia sends Su-25 aircraft to Kerch bridge.10 month ago
Russia sends Su-25 aircraft to Kerch bridge.
Russian KA-52 helicopters are flying over the Crimea Bridge right now.10 month ago
Russian KA-52 helicopters are flying over the Crimea Bridge right now.
Video: Kamov Ka-52 Alligator  helicopter near Kerch bridge10 month ago
Video: Kamov Ka-52 Alligator helicopter near Kerch bridge
Ka-52 combat helicopters are patrolling the area of the Kerch bridge10 month ago
Ka-52 combat helicopters are patrolling the area of the Kerch bridge
"Owners of cars with foreign registration" have gathered at Arena L'viv
10 month ago
It's propaganda
Russian Defense Ministry: There are indications of militants preparing to carry out a new chemical attack in Syria
In addition to RussianCoastGuard patrol/gunboats, Russia is enforcing its blockade of the Kerch strait with Ka-52 attack helicopters loaded with what looks like extra fuel, rockets and ATGMs.10 month ago
In addition to #RussianCoastGuard patrol/gunboats, Russia is enforcing its blockade of the Kerch strait with Ka-52 attack helicopters loaded with what looks like extra fuel, rockets and ATGMs.
Photo: Russian RFCGS 354 'Izumrud', a Rubin Class patrol ship, deployed at Kerch bridge has visible damage, reasons not clear
Krzysztof Szczerski, Chief of the Cabinet of the Polish President, says agreement on Brexit deal 'is not a moment of laughs and congratulations, but a serious reflection' as 'as the term of current leadership comes to an end, the EU is weak and divided as never before'.
Russian Ministry of Defense reports airstrikes on rebels in Syria10 month ago
Russian Ministry of Defense reports airstrikes on rebels in Syria
[email protected]_may on Brexit deal: What we have agreed protects the constitutional integrity of the United Kingdom.
Oppobloc's Boyko: Opposition Bloc is ready to settle for direct negotiations with Moscow, Donetsk [i.e. DNR] and Luhansk [i.e. LNR] for the sake of peace10 month ago
Oppobloc's Boyko: "Opposition Bloc is ready to settle for direct negotiations with Moscow, Donetsk [i.e. "DNR"] and Luhansk [i.e. "LNR"] for the sake of peace"
Owners of cars with foreign registration have blocked several roads, including border posts on Ukraine-Poland border10 month ago
"Owners of cars with foreign registration" have blocked several roads, including border posts on Ukraine-Poland border
Sevastopolets-1 floating crane at Kerch bridge10 month ago
"Sevastopolets-1" floating crane at Kerch bridge
2 Russian RF Ka-52 helicopters locked Ukrainian armored boats, boats locked them also. Russia blocked Kerch strait with grounded tanker at bridge from Azov Sea side10 month ago
2 Russian RF Ka-52 helicopters "locked" Ukrainian armored boats, boats "locked" them also. Russia blocked Kerch strait with grounded tanker at bridge from Azov Sea side
Russia deployed additional ships to close Kerch Strait10 month ago
Russia deployed additional ships to close Kerch Strait
Russia has fully blocked Kerch strait10 month ago
Russia has fully blocked Kerch strait
Arctic Pantsyr-S1 during drill at Kotel'ny island10 month ago
Arctic Pantsyr-S1 during drill at Kotel'ny island
Sanchez: "We want to resolve the Gibraltar issue so that the economic development is fair in the whole of Gibraltar, not only concentrate in the Rock at the cost of the rest of the Campo de Gibraltar does not develop"
10 month ago
Lavrov: Russia is waiting for new provocations from the US
Ahead of today's incident, Ukrainian Navy says it radioed FSB coast guard post at 3:58am to notify of it of 3 Ukrainian vessels en route to Kerch Strait and Sea of Azov. It got no answer. Second radio call at 4:07am also got no response.
Russian authorities have closed Kerch Strait for all traffic10 month ago
Russian authorities have closed Kerch Strait for all traffic
10 month ago
Russian ships not only rammed Ukrainian tugboat, but blocked all ships of the group - Presidental representative in Crimea Boris Babin
10 month ago
FSB reports that Ukrainian Navy reinforcement is heading to the area of incident with Russian border guards
EU commissioner Jean Claude Juncker's issues direct warning to Eurosceptic MPs in Parliament who want to vote down the deal: "This is the best deal possible, this is the only deal possible."
[email protected]_Commission President @JunckerEU on Brexit Withdrawal Treaty: "This is the best deal possible for Britain. This is the best deal possible for Europe. This is the only deal possible. This is the only deal possible."
10 month ago
Ukraine's @MFA_Ukraine confirms Russian warships unlawfully applied force to repel Ukrainian ships in the Azov sea; says will engage full international legal and diplomatic response
Judging from the ratio of anchored and underway vessels at @MarineTraffic at the Kerch strait is closed for non-Russian traffic.
Climbing out from Souda Bay, Crete - US Navy EP-3E Aries II 15731610 month ago
Climbing out from Souda Bay, Crete - US Navy EP-3E Aries II 157316
Ukrainian ships expected to enter Kerch strait at noon Kyiv time
USNavy Carrier Strike Group 8, led by Aircraft Carrier USS Harry Truman was tracked 12 hours ago 26 NM East of Gibraltar10 month ago
USNavy Carrier Strike Group 8, led by Aircraft Carrier USS Harry Truman was tracked 12 hours ago 26 NM East of Gibraltar
10 month ago
Russia: Opposition militants pounded Aleppo from the area of ​​reduced escalation in Idlib province
Images of incident with Ukrainian Navy and Russian border guard boats10 month ago
Images of incident with Ukrainian Navy and Russian border guard boats
4.0M earthquake recorded last night in the Seversky district of the Krasnodar Krai at a depth of 10 km.
Navy tugboat Yani Kipi vs Russian coast guard ship project 745P Don in Kerch strait
10 month ago
NATO E3 Sentry AWACS LX-N90453 NATO07
10 month ago
Azerbaijan accused Armenian armed forces in 29 ceasefire violations in last 24 hours
According to Russian border guards (FSB), Ukrainian ships continue their way on the Kerch strait
Libya- GNA Coast Guard in Tripoli received "Ubari", a patrol boat formerly named "ccrrubia" out of Messina, Italy, to join the "Fezzan" (received in October) in patrols, surveillance, maritime policing, and counter-smuggling/trafficking
10 month ago
Hungarian intelligence took part in facilitating the escape of a former Macedonian prime minister to Hungary, two individuals with knowledge of the matter told POLITICO.
Ukrainian SOF has cleared Rozsadky village at Svitlodars'k bulge
Ukrainian SOF has cleared Rozsadky village at Svitlodars'k bulge
Big market caught fire near Balashykha
Russian border guards boats Sobol, Don, Mangust, Suzdalets attacked Ukrainian tug and 2 small artillery boats during passage to Azov Sea through Kerch strait. Don rammed a tugboat, it is badly damaged
10 month ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 7 times. 1 Ukrainian soldier was killed
TASS: Russian military specialists help Syrians injured in chlorine attack on Aleppo
10 month ago
Unusual direction to take Airborne from Latakia AB, Syria Russia Russian Air Force Tu154 RA85155 CHD9009
10 month ago
KCNA: "A delegation of the Russian Orthodox Church led by Patriarch Illarion, chairman for foreign relations, arrived here on Saturday."
10 month ago
Parliament seizes 1000s of Facebook internal documents in extraordinary move after Zuckerberg again refuses to testify
10 month ago
Climbing out from Latakia AB, Syria Russia Russian Air Force IL62 RA86572 RFF7335
Pedro Sánchez will appear at 3:00 pm in La Moncloa to talk about the BREXIT negotiations
"Yellow vests" protesters demand the resignation of President Macron. Paris Champs Elysees.
#GilestJaunes at the top of Avenue Wagram
"Yellow vests" protest: 23,000 demonstrators throughout France, The Barque evacuated and chaotic situation on the Champs-Élysées
After a timeout, the CRS redeploys at the top of the Champs
Blockade of #GiletsJaunes: clashes ongoing on the Champs-Élysées
Violent clashes between several individuals and police in Paris
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