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    Areg Balayan and Maria Fernanda Moreno win Aurora competitions

    On May 16 Aurora Humanitarian Initiative opened the photo exhibition “Capturing Humanity” at Dalan Art Gallery in Yerevan, where a selection of the photos submitted for the Aurora Photo Exhibition are displayed. At the opening of the exhibition the Initiative announced the winners of the Aurora Photo and Short Film Competitions. Areg Balayan from...

    Shedding light on French deportees put to work on Hitler’s secret weapon
    May17

    Shedding light on French deportees put to work on Hitler’s secret weapon

    HELFAUT, France: The Resistance’s struggle against Nazi occupation in World War II is well-documented in France but much less is known about thousands of its members forced to work in Nazi Germany on Hitler’s secret weapon: the V2 rockets he hoped would bring Britain to its knees. Now, more than 70 years on, France aims to shed light...

    Secretary General Jagland voices concern over blocking social networks, websites in Ukraine
    May17

    Secretary General Jagland voices concern over blocking social networks, websites in Ukraine

    Council of Europe Secretary General has voiced his concern about a decree by Ukrainian President Poroshenko on the blocking of several major online services and social networks on the territory of Ukraine. “Blocking of social networks, search engines, mail services and news web sites goes against our common understanding of freedom of expression...

    Shedding light on French deportees put to work on Hitler’s secret weapon
    May17

    Shedding light on French deportees put to work on Hitler’s secret weapon

    HELFAUT, France: The Resistance’s struggle against Nazi occupation in World War II is well-documented in France but much less is known about thousands of its members forced to work in Nazi Germany on Hitler’s secret weapon: the V2 rockets he hoped would bring Britain to its knees. Now, more than 70 years on, France aims to shed light...

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia
    May17

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia

    KIEV: The Ukrainian presidential administration said its website had been attacked by Russia in apparent retaliation for Kiev’s decision to block prominent Russian social networks. “We have been witnessing the Russian response to the president’s decree about closing access to Russian social networks,” President Petro...

    Liisa Ansala: Further democratic consolidation needed in Yerevan also outside the polling stations
    May17

    Liisa Ansala: Further democratic consolidation needed in Yerevan also outside the polling stations

    A 10 member electoral assessment team from the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe – headed by Liisa Ansala (Finland, ILDG) and including two representatives from the EU Committee of the Regions – concluded yesterday its mission to observe the elections to the Council of Elders of Yerevan which were held on Sunday...

    Ukraine blocks popular Russian social networks
    May17

    Ukraine blocks popular Russian social networks

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Access to internet search engine also denied as Ukraine-Russia feud continues. …read more Source: The China...

    Kiev committed to peaceful settlement of conflict
    May17

    Kiev committed to peaceful settlement of conflict

    Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak on Tuesday reiterated Kiev’s commitment to resolving the conflict in eastern regions through peaceful means, the defense ministry press service said in a statement. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    New Ukrainian sanctions against Russia highlight hostilities
    May17

    New Ukrainian sanctions against Russia highlight hostilities

    Ukraine expanded its sanctions to popular Russian media outlets and IT companies on Tuesday, sparking a new round of bitter wrangling between Moscow and pro-West Kiev. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    World close to ?serious digital sabotage?
    May17

    World close to ?serious digital sabotage?

    Imagine what would happen if the banking system were sabotaged for a week, says Dutch spy chief THE HAGUE: The world may be close to a “serious act of digital sabotage” which could trigger unrest, “chaos and disorder”, Dutch spy chief Rob Bertholee warned on Tuesday. Sabotage of critical infrastructure “is the kind...

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