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    10 Putin critics who died violently or in suspicious ways
    Mar25

    10 Putin critics who died violently or in suspicious ways

    The Kremlin dismisses the very idea of political killings, although Putin`s critics could not but draw parallels between the murder of exiled Russian MP Voronenkov and the death of other Kremlin ”foes”, according to The Washington Post. The number of deaths of loud critics of Putin`s policies have led to a speculation that the Kremlin was...

    EU provides EUR 3 mln satellite imagery support to  OSCE SMM in Donbas
    Mar25

    EU provides EUR 3 mln satellite imagery support to OSCE SMM in Donbas

    The new funding of EUR 3 million, under the Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace, will provide timely and focused assistance to the OSCE, in the area of satellite imagery, a statement by the European Commission reads. ”The use of satellite imagery allows for more in-depth monitoring of the situation in areas where regrettably monitors...

    Manafort offers to talk to House panel over Russia ties issue
    Mar24

    Manafort offers to talk to House panel over Russia ties issue

    The Republican chairman of the House intelligence committee Devin Nunes says former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has volunteered to speak with the panel as part of its ongoing investigation into Russia`s alleged interference in the 2016 election, according to The Associated Press. Manafort`s counsel contacted the committee Thursday to...

    Ukrainian journalist Kristina Berdynskykh detained in Minsk
    Mar24

    Ukrainian journalist Kristina Berdynskykh detained in Minsk

    Minsk police have detained a correspondent of Novoe Vremia magazine Kristina Berdynskykh along with 13 other people, she wrote on Facebook. Berdynskykh stressed that she had been accredited as a foreign journalist with the Belarusian authorities. ”Minsk, Fabricius Str., 4. Here`s where the relatives of the detainees brought them parcels. The...

    Full video how former Russian MP Denis Voronenkov was shot dead in Kyiv (Update)
    Mar24

    Full video how former Russian MP Denis Voronenkov was shot dead in Kyiv (Update)

    Chief of the Ukrainian National Police department for Kyiv Andriy Kryshchenko officially stated that former deputy of the Russian State Duma Denis Voronenkov has been shot dead downtown Kyiv. Unknown man (perhaps a killer) shot dead by Voronenkov’s bodygard. Former Russian State Duma deputy Ilya Ponomaryov says Denis Voronenkov, also a...

    North Korea maintains readiness for nuclear test at any time: South Korea
    Mar24

    North Korea maintains readiness for nuclear test at any time: South Korea

    North Korea has maintained readiness to conduct a new nuclear test at any time, a South Korean military official said on Friday, amid a report of a possible test within days as Pyongyang defies international pressure, Reuters reported. U.S. and South Korean military surveillance assets were closely monitoring the North`s Punggye-ri nuclear test...

    Ukraine`s Deputy PM: Broadcast of Samoilova`s performance on Ukrainian TV ”violation of law”
    Mar24

    Ukraine`s Deputy PM: Broadcast of Samoilova`s performance on Ukrainian TV ”violation of law”

    Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Viacheslav Kyrylenko says that the European Broadcasting Union, which is the organizer of the Eurovision Song Contest, must take into account that the broadcast of the Russian entrant Julia Samoilova`s performance by Ukrainian TV channels is a violation of Ukrainian laws. ”The broadcast of Samoilova`s performance...

    Russian paratroopers to hold drills in Belarus – Russian Ministry of Defense
    Mar24

    Russian paratroopers to hold drills in Belarus – Russian Ministry of Defense

    Personnel of Ivanovo-based Airborne Troops group will take part in the joint Belarusian-Russian brigade tactical training involving landing and combat shooting, to be held March 28 – April 6 at one of the training grounds in Belarus, according to the Russian Ministry of Defense. Currently, part of Russian forces scheduled to take part in...

    European Broadcasting Union offers Russian singer opportunity to perform via satellite
    Mar24

    European Broadcasting Union offers Russian singer opportunity to perform via satellite

    The European Broadcasting Union in its statement issued March 23 offered that the Russian entrant to the Eurovision Song Contest, Julia Samoylova, perform via satellite broadcast. Eurovision Song Contest Executive Supervisor, Jon Ola Sand said: ”We are continuing our dialogue with the Ukrainian authorities with the ambition to have all artists...

    IMF technical mission arrives in Ukraine – Finance Ministry
    Mar24

    IMF technical mission arrives in Ukraine – Finance Ministry

    Technical mission of the International Monetary Fund has started its work in Ukraine, according to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine. According to the Finance Ministry, among the key issues on the agenda is the assessment and recommendations on the concept of development of the State Fiscal Service, which was developed by the ministry together...

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