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    Ukraine appoints 23-year-old to lead anti-corruption office
    Nov24

    Ukraine appoints 23-year-old to lead anti-corruption office

    For the second time in a week, Ukrainian officials have been slammed for appointing inexperienced young women to top posts. The new head of Kyiv’s “lustration” office just graduated from university. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Will Nikki Haley put the US in Russia’s corner?
    Nov24

    Will Nikki Haley put the US in Russia’s corner?

    Nikki Haley is about to become a major player in Donald Trump’s reset with Russia. As word spread Wednesday that the president-elect had chosen the South Carolina governor as his ambassador to the United Nations, some observers saw it as a sign that Trump will abide by his pledge to cooperate more with Moscow. Haley is not a flame-thrower...

    Will Nikki Haley put the U.S. in Russia’s corner?
    Nov24

    Will Nikki Haley put the U.S. in Russia’s corner?

    Nikki Haley is about to become a major player in Donald Trump’s reset with Russia.As word spread Wednesday that the president-elect had chosen the South Carolina governor as his ambassador to the United Nations, some observers saw it as a sign that Trump will abide by his pledge to cooperate more with Moscow. Haley is not a flame-thrower...

    EU Parliament urges fight against Russia ‘propaganda’
    Nov23

    EU Parliament urges fight against Russia ‘propaganda’

    Russia urged the European Union to boost its “tiny” nine-strong strategic communication force set up to counter disinformation when tensions grew with Russia amid the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    Wababe wanavyozungumzia kuchaguliwa kwa Trump
    Nov23

    Wababe wanavyozungumzia kuchaguliwa kwa Trump

    WAKATI Rais-mteule wa Marekani, Donald Trump, anaandaa timu ya watumishi itakayoingia katika Ikulu ya nchi hiyo mwezi Januari mwakani, vigogo katika maeneo mbalimbali duniani wanajiandaa kwa mabadiliko yao binafsi, hasa kuhusu uhusiano na rais ajaye wa Marekani. Ni akina nani ambao wako tayari kufanya kazi na Trump? Ni viongozi wale ambao kwa...

    Football: Benfica frustrated after stirring Besiktas fightback
    Nov23

    Football: Benfica frustrated after stirring Besiktas fightback

    ISTANBUL (AFP) – Benfica must wait on a place in the last 16 of the Champions League after they squandered a three-goal lead to draw 3-3 at Turkeys Besiktas on Wednesday.The Portuguese cruised into a 3-0 lead inside barely half an hour but were pegged back as the Turks maintained their unbeaten record with two goals in the final seven...

    French presidential candidate a friendly face for Putin
    Nov23

    French presidential candidate a friendly face for Putin

    French presidential frontrunner Francois Fillon has known Russian leader Vladimir Putin through good times and bad — and believes that dialogue, not threats, are key to handling the Kremlin strongman. Fillon, a conservative hoping to clinch the nomination for the Republicans party over the centrist Alain Juppe at the weekend, has taken an overtly...

    Watch a Ukrainian Su-27 almost crash during a stupidly low pass
    Nov23

    Watch a Ukrainian Su-27 almost crash during a stupidly low pass

    Youtube Ukrainian Air Force pilots love flying low and be filmed in the process. In the last couple of years we have published several videos showing pretty dangerous low passes: a Su-25 Frogfoot buzzing a group of female soldiers posing for a photograph, another one performing a low passage along a taxiway of a military airfield in northwestern...

    Ukrainian teacher held for trying to sell schoolgirl, 13
    Nov23

    Ukrainian teacher held for trying to sell schoolgirl, 13

    Kharkiv: A school teacher on Wednesday appeared in court in Ukraine after allegedly trying to sell a 13-year-old schoolgirl under her care for more than $10,000. Language teacher Galyna Kovalenko, 52, who has been charged with human trafficking, faces up to 15 years in jail if found guilty of targeting the girl who was a pupil at the state...

    EU Parliament Urges Fight Against Russia’s ‘Fake News’
    Nov23

    EU Parliament Urges Fight Against Russia’s ‘Fake News’

    The European Parliament has warned that “hostile propaganda” by Russia against the EU is growing, while urging member states to increase their efforts to counter disinformation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...