: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Middle East

    Austria court orders release of Ukraine oligarch
    Feb24

    Austria court orders release of Ukraine oligarch

    An Austria judge Friday ordered the release of Dmytro Firtash, one of Ukraine’s richest men who was detained earlier this week over alleged links to organised crime in Spain …read more Source: The Daily...

    Poland’s right-wing govt ousts top military generals
    Feb24

    Poland’s right-wing govt ousts top military generals

    NATO has started deploying troops in Poland and the Baltic states following Moscow’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: World...

    Egypt to import wheat from Russia, Ukraine
    Feb24

    Egypt to import wheat from Russia, Ukraine

    Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) has signed an agreement to import 360,000 tons of Russian and Ukrainian wheat, a statement by the Egyptian Ministry of Supply revealed on Thursday. The statement added that the move aimed to boost the country’s wheat stock allocated for subsidised bread production. The contracted...

    Wozniacki storms into semis
    Feb23

    Wozniacki storms into semis

    DUBAI — Caroline Wozniacki reached her sixth career Dubai Tennis Championships semifinals when she defeated Catherine “Cici” Bellis 6-3, 6-2 Thursday.
 Wozniacki, who won the Dubai title in 2011, reached the Doha final last week. She’s played nine matches in the last nine days.
 Bellis, the youngest player in the draw at 17, scored the...

    Ensuring Euro-Atlantic security
    Feb23

    Ensuring Euro-Atlantic security

    The chasm between Russia and the West appears to be wider now than at any point since the Cold War.But, despite stark differences, there are areas of existential common interest.As we did during the darkest days of the Cold War, Americans, Europeans, and Russians must work together to avoid catastrophe, including by preventing terrorist attacks...

    Three deadly viruses that could spawn pandemic
    Feb23

    Three deadly viruses that could spawn pandemic

    Bird flu is back.Chinese authorities are closing live poultry markets as H7N9 courses through the country, infecting 192 and killing 79 in January alone.So far, this strain of avian flu appears to have been transmitted only through contact with live poultry, but there’s always a fear it will mutate and start passing between...

    Kidnapped Ukrainian MP found unharmed, attackers detained: prosecutor
    Feb23

    Kidnapped Ukrainian MP found unharmed, attackers detained: prosecutor

    A Ukrainian lawmaker kidnapped in the southern city of Odessa earlier Thursday has been found unharmed and his attackers have been detained, the local prosecutor’s office said. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Opec needs to prolong cuts to eliminate glut: Total CEO
    Feb23

    Opec needs to prolong cuts to eliminate glut: Total CEO

    Opec and Russia will need to prolong their six-month deal to cut oil output if they plan to trim the global inventory glut that has kept a lid on prices, said Total chief executive officer Patrick Pouyanne.“If they want really to have an impact on the market, which means to have the inventories going down because inventories are quite high, it...

    OSCE head Lamberto Zannier discusses the Ukraine crisis
    Feb23

    OSCE head Lamberto Zannier discusses the Ukraine crisis

    Secretary General Lamberto Zannier discusses the future of the Organization for Security Cooperation in Europe. …read more Source: AL...

    U.N. mediator not expecting quick breakthrough in Syria peace talks
    Feb23

    U.N. mediator not expecting quick breakthrough in Syria peace talks

    UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura delivers his speech during the 53rd Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany, February 19, 2017. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle(Reuters) U.N. mediator Staffan de Mistura said on Wednesday he did not expect an immediate breakthrough when Syria peace talks restart on Thursday but wanted productive talks...

    Page 127 of 1042

    Pin It on Pinterest