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    Henrikh Mkhitaryan says he moved to Man United for career development, not money
    Feb08

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan says he moved to Man United for career development, not money

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan has hit back at critics who claimed that he chose to move to Manchester United for financial reasons, the Daily Mail reports. The Armenian playmaker joined United last summer in a deal worth £30m, after three years at Borussia Dortmund. But Mkhitaryan insisted that the deal was more about continuing his development as a...

    Turkish FM due in Ukraine
    Feb08

    Turkish FM due in Ukraine

    Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will pay a working visit to Ukraine on February 9-10, Turkey’s Foreign Ministry reported February 8. …read more Source:...

    President Vladimir Putin Eases Penalties for Domestic Abuse in Russia
    Feb08

    President Vladimir Putin Eases Penalties for Domestic Abuse in Russia

    Under the new law, domestic violence that results in “minor harm,” will be punishable by a fine of up to $500 or up to 15 days in jail. . . MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed off on a law that partially decriminalizes domestic abuse, a measure that sailed easily through the country’s socially conservative legislature...

    Lapshin extradition caused stormy reaction in Armenia society –  suggestions to recall Armenian Ambassador from  Belarus and to exit  EEU  voiced
    Feb08

    Lapshin extradition caused stormy reaction in Armenia society –  suggestions to recall Armenian Ambassador from  Belarus and to exit  EEU  voiced

    ArmInfo. Minsk Decision on Russian Bloger Lapshin’s extradition to Azerbaijan is the result of dirty and criminal deal, the statement of Armenian-Belarusian Interparliamentary Cooperation Commission reads, as voiced by Eduard Sharmazanov, the Co-chair of the Commission and Vice- Speaker of Armenian Parliament., According to Sharmazanov,...

    Top Ukraine rebel commander killed in ‘act of terror’
    Feb08

    Top Ukraine rebel commander killed in ‘act of terror’

    DONETSK, Ukraine – The military chief of a self-proclaimed Russian-backed republic in eastern Ukraine was killed in an “act of terror” on Wednesday, February 8, the latest victim of a string of similar attacks, local authorities said. The dead man was Mikhail Tolstykh, head of the notorious “Somali” battalion and a …...

    Russia taking all measures to protect Alexander Lapshin’s interests: Kremlin
    Feb08

    Russia taking all measures to protect Alexander Lapshin’s interests: Kremlin

    Russia continues to take all legal actions to protect blogger Alexander Lapshin, who was handed over to Azerbaijan by Belarus, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters, TASS reports. Peskov reminded that Lapshin holds several citizenships, including that of Russia. “Therefore, we treat him as our national,” he said. “We continue to legally...

    Blogger Alexander Lapshin handed over to Azerbaijan
    Feb08

    Blogger Alexander Lapshin handed over to Azerbaijan

    Photo: Sputnik A Russian blogger extradited by Belarus has been flown to Azerbaijan, where he faces charges related to his trip to Nagorno Karabakh, the Associted Press reports. Alexander Lapshin was flown to Azerbaijan Tuesday and escorted out of the airport by law enforcement agents. Lapshin, who also holds Israeli citizenship, faces charges...

    Merkel seeks common ground on Poland trip
    Feb08

    Merkel seeks common ground on Poland trip

    During a visit to Poland, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the situation in Ukraine remains unacceptable. The German chancellor also warned against “exclusive clubs within the EU.” Reports Deutsche Welle. Angela Merkel’s brief visit to Warsaw on Tuesday marked the … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine postpones Eurovision ticket sales
    Feb08

    Ukraine postpones Eurovision ticket sales

    The launch of ticket sales for the Eurovision-2017 Song Contest postponed. …read more Source:...

    Belarus extradites Alexandr Lapshin to Azerbaijan
    Feb08

    Belarus extradites Alexandr Lapshin to Azerbaijan

    Belarus has extradited blog writer Alexandr Lapshin to Azerbaijan. Haqqin.az says that Lapshin, a citizen of Russia, Ukraine and Israel, was flown to Baku on a special charter flight. On February 7, the Supreme Court of Belarus rejected the blogger’s appeal against the Belarusian Prosecutor General’s Office on his extradition to...

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