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    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian banks
    Mar16

    Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian banks

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed an order imposing sanctions on Russian-owned banks, the latest action designed to… …read more Source:...

    Slavonic Bazaar organizers to go to Eurovision 2017 for fresh ideas
    Mar16

    Slavonic Bazaar organizers to go to Eurovision 2017 for fresh ideas

    A small delegation from Vitebsk will go to Kiev in May to get new experience. …read more Source:...

    Putin Says Merkel Expected To Visit Russia On May 2
    Mar16

    Putin Says Merkel Expected To Visit Russia On May 2

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to visit Russia on May 2. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    AP protests ruling against reporter over Chernobyl story
    Mar16

    AP protests ruling against reporter over Chernobyl story

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Supreme Court of Belarus on Thursday upheld a lower court decision ordering The Associated Press’ Minsk correspondent to write a letter to AP management denying facts in a story last year. AP is protesting the ruling against reporter Yuras Karmanau, saying it stands behind the accuracy of his story. “The AP continues to...

    Ukraine sanctions five Russian banks
    Mar16

    Ukraine sanctions five Russian banks

    Ukraine imposed sanctions on five Russian banks operating in the country, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced Thursday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Up to 94% of Ukrainians want to return to work in Poland – report
    Mar16

    Up to 94% of Ukrainians want to return to work in Poland – report

    As many as 94 percent of Ukrainian nationals who work in Poland wants to return here to continue working, the IPF Group report on Ukrainian workers in Poland said. Among them, 64 percent decided to work in Poland due to higher wages, 18 percent give lack of work in their home country as the reason… This content is for Silver 6 months, Gold 1 Year...

    Raiffeisen’s Russian arm to serve passport-holders of Ukraine rebel regions
    Mar16

    Raiffeisen’s Russian arm to serve passport-holders of Ukraine rebel regions

    MOSCOW – The Russian arm of Austria’s Raiffeisen Bank International is preparing to offer services to holders of passports from two self-proclaimed people’s republics in rebel-held eastern Ukraine, its boss said on Thursday. Sergei Monin told… …read more Source:...

    OSCE Extends Monitoring Mission to Ukraine by One Year
    Mar16

    OSCE Extends Monitoring Mission to Ukraine by One Year

    VIENNA – The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said on Thursday that its monitoring mission to Ukraine will be extended by one year. The OSCE Permanent Council, in a consen …read more Source: Big News...

    Yahoo Breach Spotlights Links Between Russian Spies, Hackers
    Mar16

    Yahoo Breach Spotlights Links Between Russian Spies, Hackers

    A U.S. indictment of two Russian intelligence agents and two hackers alleged to have stolen more than half a billion U.S. email accounts in 2014 has cast a spotlight on the intertwining of the Russian security services and the murky digital underworld. The officers of the powerful FSB, Russia’s Federal Security Service, are accused of...

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Free Ukrainians
    Mar16

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Free Ukrainians

    The European Parliament is calling on Moscow to free more than 30 Ukrainian citizens who are in prison or other conditions of restricted freedom in Russia, Crimea, and parts of eastern Ukraine that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...