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    The Morning Vertical, November 11, 2016
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    The Morning Vertical, November 11, 2016

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

    Bones unearthed during contested dig at Ukrainian former Jewish cemetery
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    Bones unearthed during contested dig at Ukrainian former Jewish cemetery

    Meylakh Sheykhet at the digging site in the Old Jewish Cemetery of Lviv, Ukraine on Nov. 7, 2016 (Photo: JTA / Cnaan Liphshiz) LVIV, Ukraine (JTA) — City workers in this western city suspended their digging at a former Jewish cemetery amid controversy over the unearthing of human remains at the site. The discovery of bones, including pieces of...

    Ukrainian army reports receiving 35 attacks in Donbas war in last 24 hours
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    Ukrainian army reports receiving 35 attacks in Donbas war in last 24 hours

    The Donbas war continues to rage in eastern Ukraine and Kyiv reports that its forces have been attacked 35 times in the 24 hours both with artillery and small arms. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Uzbekistan sets cooperation with Ukraine’s Kharkiv region
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    Uzbekistan sets cooperation with Ukraine’s Kharkiv region

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Magnus Carlsen: Norwegian grandmaster adds sex appeal to chess
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    Magnus Carlsen: Norwegian grandmaster adds sex appeal to chess

    The country's interest in chess has skyrocketed since the 25-year-old took the game's global throne in 2013. Norwegian world chess champion Magnus Carlsen is hoping to prove that “smart is the new sexy”, as he prepares to defend his title against Russia’s Sergei Karyakin.Interest in chess in the Nordic country has...

    Ukrainian Military Reports Sharp Increase In Fighting In East
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    Ukrainian Military Reports Sharp Increase In Fighting In East

    The Ukrainian military and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) have reported a sharp increase in fighting in the country’s east in recent days. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Karyakin: Chess star is a symbol of geopolitical divides
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    Karyakin: Chess star is a symbol of geopolitical divides

    The 26-year-old from Crimea adds a special dimension to Friday's match in New York. Russian chess grandmaster Sergei Karyakin dismisses the geopolitical overtones of his forthcoming East-West showdown against Norwegian reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen — insisting it’s just a matter of sporting pride.But the 26-year-old from...

    Kiev denies Russian report on Ukrainian saboteurs’ detention in Crimea
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    Kiev denies Russian report on Ukrainian saboteurs’ detention in Crimea

    The Ukrainian Defense Ministry on Thursday denied a statement by the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) on the detention of Ukrainian saboteurs in Crimea. …read more Source: China...

    Lukashenko, Poroshenko discuss Belarus-Ukraine agenda, Belavia incident over phone
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    Lukashenko, Poroshenko discuss Belarus-Ukraine agenda, Belavia incident over phone

    The two heads of state talked over the agenda of bilateral relations, and also trade and economic cooperation prospects. …read more Source:...

    German defence minister says Trump can’t treat NATO like a business
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    German defence minister says Trump can’t treat NATO like a business

    US president-elect Donald Trump needs to clarify his views on Russia, and to understand that NATO must be treated as an alliance of shared values rather than a business, Germany’s defence minister said. “What his advisors will hopefully tell him and what he needs to learn is that NATO isn’t just a business. It’s not a company,”...