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    Russia denies Kiev’s ‘terrorism’ claims at UN court (AFP)
    Mar07

    Russia denies Kiev’s ‘terrorism’ claims at UN court (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Russia hit back Tuesday at claims it is “sponsoring terrorism” in war-torn eastern Ukraine, dismissing Kiev’s accusations that it is breaking treaties by supporting pro-Moscow rebels as “neither factual nor legal”. …read more Source: The West...

    GloAct against human trafficking launched
    Mar07

    GloAct against human trafficking launched

    KATHMANDU: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) today announced the implementation of Global Action against human trafficking and the smuggling of migrants in thirteen countries including Nepal, on the occasion of the 107th International Women’s Day. The joint initiative by the UNODC and the European Union (EU) is supported...

    $74 Million Fraud Case Reaches Kyiv Court
    Mar07

    $74 Million Fraud Case Reaches Kyiv Court

    A Kyiv court set bail Monday for the former head of Ukraine’s tax service who had recently been named a suspect in a major corruption case involving the embezzlement of approximately $74 million. The case against Roman Nasirov is seen by some as the first real test of the country’s new National Anti-Corruption Bureau...

    EBRD, EU and Sweden offer support to women entrepreneurs in Armenia
    Mar07

    EBRD, EU and Sweden offer support to women entrepreneurs in Armenia

    Promoting inclusion as a core element of successful economies the EBRD is launching the extension of its successful Women in Business programme in Armenia to the local lenders Ameriabank and ACBA-Credit Agricole. Both banks joined the programme at the end of last year and are now ready to provide loans to women-led businesses in accordance with...

    Ukraine and Pakistan Move Forward With Armor Deal
    Mar07

    Ukraine and Pakistan Move Forward With Armor Deal

    Ukraine will supply tanks sights and overhaul the Pakistan Army’s fleet of T-80UD MBTs as part of a bilateral agreement. …read more Source: The...

    SOCAR becomes operator of Ukrainian oil terminal
    Mar07

    SOCAR becomes operator of Ukrainian oil terminal

    The Azerbaijan State Oil Company SOCAR became the operator of the “Sintez Oil” terminal in Odessa, which previously belonged to the “Private” group and Ukranian businessmen Igor and Grigory Surkisov. …read more Source:...

    $74 Million Fraud Case Reaches Kyiv Court
    Mar07

    $74 Million Fraud Case Reaches Kyiv Court

    A Kyiv court set bail Monday for the former head of Ukraine’s tax service who had recently been named a suspect in a major corruption case involving the embezzlement of approximately $74 million. The case against Roman Nasirov is seen by some as the first real test of the country’s new National Anti-Corruption Bureau...

    Russian State Media Tries to Link Georgia’s EU Visa Waiver to Refugee Camps
    Mar07

    Russian State Media Tries to Link Georgia’s EU Visa Waiver to Refugee Camps

    Last week, just days after the southern Caucasus nation of Georgia celebrated its newly awarded visa-free travel access to 30 EU countries, Russian news outlets began reporting a different story. Georgia’s visa liberalization wasn’t the result of Tblisi’s successful, long-planned reforms targeting European integration, Russian...

    Russia: World court has no jurisdiction in Ukraine case
    Mar07

    Russia: World court has no jurisdiction in Ukraine case

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) ” Russia says that the United Nations’ highest judicial body does not have jurisdiction to rule on Ukrainian allegations that Moscow sponsors terrorism by funneling arms and money to separatist rebels in… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia denies Kiev’s ‘terrorism’ claims at UN court (AFP)
    Mar07

    Russia denies Kiev’s ‘terrorism’ claims at UN court (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Russia hit back Tuesday at claims of “sponsoring terrorism” in war-torn eastern Ukraine, dismissing Kiev’s accusations it is breaking treaties by supporting pro-Moscow rebels as “neither factual nor legal”. …read more Source: The West...