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    Reuters: Erdogan wants army under president`s control after coup – Turkish official
    Jul29

    Reuters: Erdogan wants army under president`s control after coup – Turkish official

    Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan wants the armed forces and national intelligence agency brought under the control of the presidency, a parliamentary official said on Thursday, part of a major overhaul of the military after a failed coup, according to Reuters.Erdogan`s comments came after a five-hour meeting of Turkey`s Supreme Military Council...

    Contrary to Crimea ”de-communisation” Russian version of Google Maps to have previous names back
    Jul29

    Contrary to Crimea ”de-communisation” Russian version of Google Maps to have previous names back

    Google has said it is working on returning to the Russian version of Google Maps service the previous names of settlements in Crimea, which have been renamed in Ukraine`s de-communisation spree, the BBC Russian service reports referring to Google`s press service.The company`s press service has said they are aware of the situation and actively...

    Antonov wins nearly $3 mln suit against Russian aircraft factory
    Jul28

    Antonov wins nearly $3 mln suit against Russian aircraft factory

    Ukraine`s leading state-owned aircraft producer Antonov has won a suit against the Russian Aviacor – Aviation Plant over the payment of royalties for the use of the trademark during the manufacture of aircraft, according to the statement by Antonov`s lawyers in the case, the law firm Ilyashev and Partners.”By the court ruling from July 4,...

    Crimea to be ”cleansed” according to ”Russian world” standards – Mejlis leader
    Jul28

    Crimea to be ”cleansed” according to ”Russian world” standards – Mejlis leader

    The change in Crimea status within Russia means the peninsula is going to be a subject of Russian ”unified state policy”. Moscow is going to ”cleanse” the region until it meets the standards of the so-called Russian world, says Crimean Tatar Mejlis leader Refat Chubarov, according to Ukraine Today.”This move indicates that Russian leadership...

    Putin appoints 3 former KGB officers to top positions in regions
    Jul28

    Putin appoints 3 former KGB officers to top positions in regions

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on July 28 has decided to appoint new officials to the positions of several envoys in the federal districts as well as regional leaders and government officials. Besides, the expected resignations were announced: chief of the Federal Customs Service Andrei Belyaninov (who is now a witness in the case of alcohol...

    Ukraine`s public debt up $67.1 bln since year-start
    Jul28

    Ukraine`s public debt up $67.1 bln since year-start

    The total amount of Ukraine`s public and publicly guaranteed debt in June has risen to $67.1 billion, which is 2.5%, or $1.610 billion, more than in the beginning of 2016, the Ministry of Finance reported on its website.According to the ministry, the total amount of public and publicly guaranteed debt as of late June amounted to UAH 1.668...

    Russian Su-24 downed upon order from ex-PM Davutoglu – Hurriyet
    Jul28

    Russian Su-24 downed upon order from ex-PM Davutoglu – Hurriyet

    Former Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has stressed that it was he who gave the order for the shooting of a Russian plane in November last year, adding that the order was not for a specific plane but a general instruction for the defense of Turkish skies, Hurriyet Daily News reports.”Within our state`s customs, the prime minister gives the...

    Ukraine Intel reveals names of 20 Russian snipers deployed in Donbas
    Jul28

    Ukraine Intel reveals names of 20 Russian snipers deployed in Donbas

    The Ukrainian military intelligence has identified Russian servicemen from a snipers platoon of the 5th Separate Motorized Rifle Brigade (No. 08805, located in Makiivka) of the 1st Army Corps (Donetsk) of the Center of Territorial Troops (Russia`s Novocherkassk) of the Southern Military District (Russia`s Rostov-on-Don) of the Armed Forces of the...

    Patriarch Filaret: No Ukraine if church dependent on Moscow
    Jul28

    Patriarch Filaret: No Ukraine if church dependent on Moscow

    Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate, Patriarch of Kyiv and All Rus-Ukraine, Patriarch Filaret, said there would be no Ukraine if the church was dependent upon Moscow, according to a UNIAN correspondent.”If the church is dependent on Moscow, Ukraine will cease to exist, and Putin is well aware of it. Therefore, he...

    NBU chief expects $2.7 bln for Ukraine in 2 IMF tranches before year end
    Jul28

    NBU chief expects $2.7 bln for Ukraine in 2 IMF tranches before year end

    The National Bank expects to receive the next tranche of the IMF in late August, awaiting a total of two tranches of the loan before the end of 2016, Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Valeriya Gontareva told reporters at a Kyiv briefing Thursday.”We hope [it happens] late August,” said Gontareva, responding to a question about the...

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