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Putin's demand for ruble payments? No way! say EU nations

BRUSSELS (AP) — President Vladimir Putin's threat to have “unfriendly” countries pay for Russian natural gas exports only in rubles from now on got the not-so-friendly treatment from European Union na...

Live updates: Russian military says it has hit shopping mall

MOSCOW — The Russian military says it has hit a shopping mall on the outskirts of the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv because it has been used to store rockets. Russian Defense Ministry sp...

Live updates: G-7 decries Russia's 'indiscriminate attacks'

BERLIN — Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading economies are calling on Russia to comply with the International Court of Justice’s order to stop its attack on Ukraine and withdraw its mili...

Back from Kyiv, leaders seek peace mission, arms for Ukraine

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The prime ministers of Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovenia safely returned to Central Europe on Wednesday after visiting Kyiv to show support for Ukraine as it defends itself...

3 EU prime ministers visit Kyiv as Russian attacks intensify

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The prime ministers of Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovenia traveled to the embattled Ukrainian capital of Kyiv and met with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Tuesday in ...

EU eyes Ukrainian membership, could be bargaining chip in Russia talks

BRUSSELS, Feb 28 (Reuters) - European Union leaders may discuss the possibility of Ukrainian membership at an informal summit in March, a senior EU official said on Monday, adding the issue was import...

Slovenia to hold April 24 parliamentary vote amid divisions

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Slovenia's president on Wednesday formally scheduled a parliamentary election for April 24. The vote will test the popularity of right-wing Prime Minister...

Slovenia's president to set general election for April 24

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Slovenia is set to hold a parliamentary election on April 24, the president said Thursday. The vote will test the popularity of right-wing Prime Minister ...

MOFA rebukes Beijing's criticism over Slovenian PM's Taiwan comments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) blasted China’s criticism of Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa’s support for closer relations with Taiwan ...

China 'deeply shocked' by planned Taiwan office in Slovenia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China's foreign ministry stated that it was "shocked" to learn Slovenia is planning on allowing Taiwan to open a representative office. Slovenian Prime Mi...

China condemns plans by Slovenia to upgrade Taiwan ties

BEIJING (AP) — China on Wednesday condemned plans by Slovenia to upgrade relations with self-governing Taiwan, a move likely to spark diplomatic and economic retaliation against the tiny Central Europ...

Foreign ministry highlights close Taiwan-Slovenia relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Close ties between Taiwan and Slovenia were highlighted by Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Joanne Ou (歐江安) during an online press conference Tuesday morning (Jan. 18), follo...

Slovenian prime minister signals coming Taiwan representative office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa said his government is working with Taiwan to set up mutual representative offices in an interview with Indian public television chann...

EU hopes to avoid Ukraine war with talks, sanctions threat

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders held a summit Thursday focused on preventing a Russian military invasion of neighboring Ukraine with threats of unprecedented sanctions for Moscow and the promis...

EU prosecutors appoint delayed Slovenia nominees for 5 years

BRUSSELS (AP) — A European Union body announced Wednesday that it has finally appointed two prosecutors from Slovenia, ending a months-long standoff with the small Alpine country’s right-wing governme...