1 April.Brussels, Belgium
EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell's office on Thursday slammed a fresh Russian military conscription drive in the Crimean peninsula annexed from Ukraine. (Photo Credit: AFP)
- EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said Russia's step is "another violation of international humanitarian law"
- The "Russian Federation is bound by international law," a statement by Borrell said
- Observers noted that Russia has in the past conducted military call-ups in the springtime
12 March.Brussels, Belgium
Hong Kong witnessed huge pro-democracy protests last year (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)