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    Ukrainian pro hockey update
    Mar31

    Ukrainian pro hockey update

    How Gretzky became an Oiler Wayne Gretzky was named one of “The NHL’s 100,” the top 100 players in the history of the National Hockey League’s 100 years of existence. This is the first in a series featuring the six Ukrainian hockey stars selected to this elite group. On August 9, 1988, the Edmonton Oilers […] …read more Source:...

    Russian Submarines Match Cold War-era Patrol Intensity
    Mar31

    Russian Submarines Match Cold War-era Patrol Intensity

    Russian submarines have increased combat patrols to the level last seen during the Cold War, the navy chief said Friday. Adm. Vladimir Korolyov said that Russian submarine crews spent more than 3,000 days on patrol last year, matching the Soviet-era operational tempo. “It’s an excellent level,” he said in remarks carried by state RIA...

    Denmark offer olive branch to Russia over Arctic despite “unacceptable behaviour” in Ukraine
    Mar31

    Denmark offer olive branch to Russia over Arctic despite “unacceptable behaviour” in Ukraine

    At the meeting of the Arctic Forum, the Russian foreign minister, Sergey Lavrov, had a working dinner with representatives from Denmark, Norway and Iceland. The main topic on the agenda was the development of the Arctic, but several other matters of common international significance were discussed. Sustainable development A number of...

    Germany Balks At Tillerson Call For More European NATO Spending
    Mar31

    Germany Balks At Tillerson Call For More European NATO Spending

    Germany said on Friday that NATO’s agreed target spend of two percent of members’ yearly economic output was neither “reachable nor desirable” countering a call by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for all allies to comply and quickly.The United States provides nearly 70 percent of NATO’s budget and is demanding that NATO...

    Running order for Eurovision-2017 revealed
    Mar31

    Running order for Eurovision-2017 revealed

    The Ukrainian national broadcaster has revealed the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest Semi-finals running order. A total of 37 countries will compete in the Semi-finals scheduled to be held on May 9 and May 11. …read more Source:...

    Tillerson demands US’s NATO allies pay up
    Mar31

    Tillerson demands US’s NATO allies pay up

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson pressed NATO allies on Friday (Mar 31) to ramp up military spending and denounced Russia’s “aggression” in Ukraine, toughening the Trump administration’s tone toward Moscow. …read more Source: Channel...

    US top diplomat Rex Tillerson asks Nato allies to boost military spending
    Mar31

    US top diplomat Rex Tillerson asks Nato allies to boost military spending

    March 31, 2017 2:38 PMBRUSSELS (AFP) – US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson pressed Nato allies on Friday (March 31) to ramp up military spending and denounced Russia’s “aggression” in Ukraine, toughening the Trump administration’s tone toward Moscow. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Trump’s White House is blaming leaks on an Obama staffer who left in 2015
    Mar31

    Trump’s White House is blaming leaks on an Obama staffer who left in 2015

    (Credit: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) In the aftermath of the embarrassing revelation that Republican Rep. Devin Nunes of California — who as chairman of the House Intelligence Committee leaked information supposedly proving the White House’s unsubstantiated claim to have been spied upon by President Barack Obama that was provided by,...

    South-West corrdior to ensure goods delivery for 7 days
    Mar31

    South-West corrdior to ensure goods delivery for 7 days

    The cargo transportation from India to Europe via Iran, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine and in the opposite direction along the South-West Transport Corridor will take seven days, according to preliminary estimates. …read more Source:...

    Five killed in east Ukraine as tensions simmer
    Mar31

    Five killed in east Ukraine as tensions simmer

    …read more Source: The Indian...