Showing posts with label guarantees. Show all posts
Showing posts with label guarantees. Show all posts

Saturday, February 24, 2018

UN Security Council postpones vote on Syria draft resolution

UN Security Council postpones vote on Syria
The Security Council has postponed a vote on a draft resolution demanding a 30-day ceasefire across Syria, till 12 p.m. EST (1700 GMT) on Saturday, said Kuwaiti ambassador to the United Nations Mansour Al-Otaibi.

Friday, February 23, 2018

Russia ready to vote for Syria ceasefire resolution at UN but guarantees needed

Russia ready to vote for Syria ceasefire resolution
Russia is ready to vote at the United Nations Security Council in favor of the resolution on a humanitarian pause in Syria but there are no guarantees that militants will observe the ceasefire, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday.

Monday, January 9, 2017

This is the ‘moment of truth’ says UN envoy ahead of international conference on Cyprus

Speaking ahead of an international conference on Cyprus, the United Nations Special Adviser on the country stressed that the coming days would be crucial for the resolution of the remaining matters, and said that while the path ahead is “going to be difficult,” a solution is possible.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Turkey demands US guarantees on Kurdish fighters' withdrawal

Turkey on Tuesday repeated its demand that the Kurdish-backed Syrian fighters it has targeted in a cross-border offensive return east of the Euphrates, neither confirming or denying reports of a U.S.-brokered truce.

Monday, January 25, 2016

Cypriot party leader returns from historic talks in Turkey

The leader of Cypriot biggest opposition party AKEL, Antros Kyprianou, returned on Sunday from talks with the Turkish government saying it was agreed to continue the dialogue to overcome obstacles to a solution of the Cyprus problem.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Russia, Ukraine agree on gas supplies until March 2015 (sources)

Russia, Ukraine, and the European Commission agreed on gas supply and transit conditions until March 2015 during talks in Brussels, sources confirmed to various news agencies.
"An agreement has been reached, the documents will be signed during a live broadcast from the final press conference," a source told Tass news agency.

Miller: Russia to Sign Gas Deliveries Plan if EC, Ukraine Agree on Financial Guarantees

Russia will sign the winter gas deliveries plan if the European Commission (EC) and Ukraine manage to agree on financial guarantees, Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller stated Thursday.

"The thing is that two protocols will be signed - a trilateral protocol [Russia, Ukraine, EC] and a bilateral protocol [EC, Ukraine]. And what concerns financial issues, what concerns guarantees, given to Ukraine by the European Commission, these liabilities will be signed in a bilateral protocol," Miller said following the results of the trilateral gas talks in Brussels.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Moscow rejects Kiev's 'virtual' gas price, seeks $3.9bn to resume supplies

Russia is ready to resume gas deliveries to Ukraine only after it pays $2 billion of its debt and makes a $1.9 billion advance payment for future supplies, Russian Minister of Energy Aleksandr Novak said.
There will be no new supplies if part of the debt is not paid. Otherwise, it turns out to be a game with only one goal, where we deliver the gas and the debt payment is postponed," he argued.
Novak said that Ukraine is prepared to pay $3.1 billion of its Russian gas debt.
"They calculated the cost at their own virtual price at $268.5 [per thousand cubic meters of gas]," the Minister said.

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