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    Sweden institutes military draft over concerns about Russia
    Mar03

    Sweden institutes military draft over concerns about Russia

    Sweden’s left-leaning government instituted a military draft for both men and women Thursday because of what its defense minister called a deteriorating security environment in Europe and around Sweden. Sweden abolished compulsory military service for men in 2010 because there were enough volunteers to meet its military needs. It has never...

    Russia, NATO in first high-level military talks since freeze (AFP)
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO in first high-level military talks since freeze (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Senior Russian and NATO military chiefs on Friday held their first phone talks since ties between the two sides collapsed over the crisis in Ukraine, the defence ministry in Moscow said. …read more Source: The West...

    Dutch take power ballad Lights and Shadows to Eurovision
    Mar03

    Dutch take power ballad Lights and Shadows to Eurovision

    The number which girl group OG3NE will perform for the Netherlands at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev was… …read more Source:...

    Stress under shelling produces baby boom in Ukraine
    Mar03

    Stress under shelling produces baby boom in Ukraine

    Olena Gorbatova gave birth to her third child in war-torn eastern Ukraine to the sounds of gunfire and exploding shells in the Kyiv-held flashpoint town of Avdiivka …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Russia, NATO hold first high-level military talks since freeze
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO hold first high-level military talks since freeze

    Senior Russian and NATO military chiefs on March 3 held their first phone talks since ties between the two sides collapsed over the crisis in Ukraine, the Defense Ministry in Moscow said …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak is the man in the middle of the Trump administration firestorm
    Mar03

    Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak is the man in the middle of the Trump administration firestorm

    (Credit: AP/Misha Japaridze) WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s back-to-back controversies over its Russian ties now have at least one thing in common: Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Moscow’s top diplomat is a Washington fixture with a sprawling network, and he has emerged as the central figure in the investigations into Trump...

    EU member states endorse visa-free travel for Ukrainians
    Mar03

    EU member states endorse visa-free travel for Ukrainians

    PanARMENIAN.Net – European Union member countries have backed a proposal to allow Ukrainian citizens into the bloc for short stays without visas, The Republic reports. Ambassadors of EU member states …read more Source: Big News...

    Serzh Sargsyan: Russians don`t mind Armenia signing  the Association  with EU, but in that case the energy supplies should be paid with  global prices
    Mar03

    Serzh Sargsyan: Russians don`t mind Armenia signing the Association with EU, but in that case the energy supplies should be paid with global prices

    ArmInfo. ” Thanks to good will of both parties, the new Framework agreement with EU does not derive from the previous one much. The political has no difference almost at all. What is to economical, we should avoid contradictions with our liabilities related to EEU membership,” Serzh Sargsyan, the President of Armenia told Euronews...

    Russia, NATO hold first high-level military talks since freeze
    Mar03

    Russia, NATO hold first high-level military talks since freeze

    MOSCOW: Senior Russian and NATO military chiefs on Friday held their first phone talks since ties between the two sides collapsed over the crisis in Ukraine, the defense ministry in Moscow said. The chairman of the NATO Military Committee Petr Pavel called Russia’s chief of staff Valery Gerasimov to discuss the possible restarting of...

    Antalya set to host over 4 mln tourists from Russia, Ukraine
    Mar03

    Antalya set to host over 4 mln tourists from Russia, Ukraine

    The Mediterranean resort province of Antalya is set to host over 4 million tourists from Russia and Ukraine and experience an increase in the number of arrivals from Israel after a daunting year, according to a top local association …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...