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    Vatican representatives honored with Francysk Skaryna Order
    Mar07

    Vatican representatives honored with Francysk Skaryna Order

    The order has been awarded to Apostolic Nuncio to Ukraine and to Belarus in 2011-2015 Claudio Gugerotti and to director of the Vatican Museums Antonio Paolucci in recognition of their big personal contribution to the development of cultural cooperation between Belarus and Vatican. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine accused of seeking to litigate Crimea annexation
    Mar07

    Ukraine accused of seeking to litigate Crimea annexation

    THE HAGUE – Russia accused Ukraine on Tuesday of taking it to court under false pretences, using allegations of financing terrorism and ethnic discrimination as a front to litigate Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula three years ago. … …read more Source:...

    UK foreign secretary to meet Lavrov
    Mar07

    UK foreign secretary to meet Lavrov

    UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is to meet his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow for “high-level talks” on Syria and Ukraine in the coming weeks, the UK Foreign Office said Saturday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine accused of seeking to litigate Crimea annexation
    Mar07

    Ukraine accused of seeking to litigate Crimea annexation

    THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Russia accused Ukraine on Tuesday of taking it to court under false pretences, using allegations of financing terrorism and ethnic discrimination as a front to litigate Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula three years ago. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine accused of seeking to litigate Crimea annexation
    Mar07

    Ukraine accused of seeking to litigate Crimea annexation

    THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Russia accused Ukraine on Tuesday of taking it to court under false pretences, using allegations of financing terrorism and ethnic discrimination as a front to litigate Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula three years ago. …read more Source:...

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

    Russia denies Kiev’s ‘terrorism’ claims at UN court

    Russia hit back on Tuesday (Mar 7) 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: Channel...

    The Morning Vertical, March 7, 2017
    Mar07

    The Morning Vertical, March 7, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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...