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    U.S. condemns attacks on special monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine
    Feb26

    U.S. condemns attacks on special monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Sunday condemned an attack on special monitoring missions in eastern Ukraine and called on Russia and the separatist forces it backs to immediately observe the ceasefire under the Minsk agreements. …read more Source: The...

    Crimea will not be forsaken: Ukrainian president
    Feb26

    Crimea will not be forsaken: Ukrainian president

    Marking 3rd anniversary of Russian annexation, Petro Poroshenko decries illegal occupation of Ukrainian territory …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Supporters march in Moscow
    Feb26

    Supporters march in Moscow

    Thousands of people are marching in Moscow to remember Russian opposition leader, Boris Nemtsov, who was shot dead outside the Kremlin in 2015, reports BBC. Nemtsov, a reformer, democrat and a deputy prime minister under former President Boris Yeltsin, was a fierce critic of President Vladimir Putin. Five Chechen men went on trial for the killing...

    At the altar of American greatness: David Brooks, Trump and the Church of America the Redeemer
    Feb26

    At the altar of American greatness: David Brooks, Trump and the Church of America the Redeemer

    David Brooks (Credit: PBS) Apart from being a police officer, firefighter or soldier engaged in one of this nation’s endless wars, writing a column for a major American newspaper has got to be one of the toughest and most unforgiving jobs there is. The pay may be decent (at least if your gig is with one of the major papers in New York or...

    Thousands march in Moscow two years after Putin foe killed
    Feb26

    Thousands march in Moscow two years after Putin foe killed

    Russians march in Moscow in memory of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov © AFP / VASILY MAXIMOVMoscow, Russian Federation, Feb 26 – Thousands of Russians marched through central Moscow on Sunday in memory of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, two years after he was shot dead near the Kremlin. The assassination of the former deputy prime...

    Russia frees opposition activist jailed for protesting
    Feb26

    Russia frees opposition activist jailed for protesting

    MOSCOW: Russia on Sunday released a prominent opposition activist from jail, after a court quashed a sentence that made him the only person convicted under a tough law against public protests. Ildar Dadin, 34, emerged from a Siberian penal colony after some 15 months behind bars for repeatedly holding unsanctioned rallies against President...

    Azerbaijan`s SOCAR plans to open up to 10 gas modules in Ukraine
    Feb26

    Azerbaijan`s SOCAR plans to open up to 10 gas modules in Ukraine

    SOCAR Energy Ukraine, a subsidiary of Azerbaijan` state oil firm SOCAR, plans to open 8-10 gas modules at its filling stations in Ukraine, the company`s retail network director Igor Orlov said in an interview with Delo portal, AZERTAC reports citing the OilNews. …read more Source:...

    If Trump Implodes, Republicans Have A Silver Lining In Mike Pence
    Feb26

    If Trump Implodes, Republicans Have A Silver Lining In Mike Pence

    WASHINGTON ―For Republicans on Capitol Hill, Vice President Mike Pence was supposed to be the calm, steadying hand in the White House, the seasoned former Indiana governor and congressman who would be their ears and mouth in the neophyte Trump administration.Then Pence went on national television last month, before Donald Trump was even sworn in,...

    Azerbaijan`s SOCAR plans to open up to 10 gas modules in Ukraine
    Feb26

    Azerbaijan`s SOCAR plans to open up to 10 gas modules in Ukraine

    SOCAR Energy Ukraine, a subsidiary of Azerbaijan` state oil firm SOCAR, plans to open 8-10 gas modules at its filling stations in Ukraine, the company`s retail network director Igor Orlov said in an interview with Delo portal, AZERTAC reports citing the OilNews …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    LIVEBLOG: Supernova 2017 Final!
    Feb26

    LIVEBLOG: Supernova 2017 Final!

    It’s finally here. No use ignoring it. Face facts. It’s the final of Supernova, Latvia’s competition to decide who it is going to send to the Eurovision finals in Kyiv, Ukraine this May. Updates below. …read more Source:...