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    Young int’l musicians take part in Eurasian Music Games
    Aug17

    Young int’l musicians take part in Eurasian Music Games

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Talented international youth will gather in the Kazakh capital Aug. 15-25, as the city is hosting the Eurasian Music Games for the first time as part of the EXPO 2017 cultural programme. The main organisers of the event are Kazakh National University of...

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims
    Aug17

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has ordered an “urgent, thorough, and full investigation” into a media report alleging that North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: North Korea Makes Own Rocket Engines, Does Not Need Ukraine Technology
    Aug17

    Report: North Korea Makes Own Rocket Engines, Does Not Need Ukraine Technology

    The Reuters news agency is quoting U.S. intelligence officials as saying they believe North Korea can produce its own missile engines and does not need to import the technology from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Largest class of freshmen bring talent, ambition to NU-Q
    Aug17

    Largest class of freshmen bring talent, ambition to NU-Q

    As many as 95 freshmen have started their undergraduate careers at Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q). The incoming class – NU-Q’s 10th – is the largest and most diverse with students from more than 25 different nationalities. About 56% of the class is Qatari and there are 10 new nationalities joining the NU-Q student body: Algeria,...

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims
    Aug17

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has ordered an “urgent, thorough, and full investigation” into a media report alleging that North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine paves path for Iran’s petchem exports to Europe
    Aug16

    Ukraine paves path for Iran’s petchem exports to Europe

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    Kiev says engine type ‘used in N. Korea missiles’ made for Russia
    Aug16

    Kiev says engine type ‘used in N. Korea missiles’ made for Russia

    Ukrainian space agency acting chief Yuriy Radchenko talks to journalists during a press conference in Kiev on August 15, 2017. AFP/Genya Savilov KIEV: Ukraine’s space agency said Tuesday that an engine type reportedly used in North Korean missiles was made at a Ukrainian factory, but solely for use in space rockets supplied to Russia.The...

    Ukrainian Military Says Agent Detained in Crimea Was Dismissed From Army in May
    Aug16

    Ukrainian Military Says Agent Detained in Crimea Was Dismissed From Army in May

    KIEV (Sputnik) — The Ukrainian agent detained in Crimea earlier this month over plotting acts of sabotage on the peninsula was dismissed from the Ukrainian Armed Forces in May 2017 for professional incompetence, Yuzef Venskovych, the deputy head of the Public Relations Department of the General Staff of the Ukrainian Armed Forces, said on...

    Angela Merkel plays for her place in history — and Europe’s future
    Aug16

    Angela Merkel plays for her place in history — and Europe’s future

    Angela Merkel’s return for a fourth term as German chancellor seems such a foregone conclusion, given her conservatives’ wide lead in opinion polls, that interest is mostly focused on who her coalition partner will be after the September 24 federal election. More than ever, Europeans are looking to Berlin for a lead...

    Ukraine Deports Russian Journalist Over ‘National Security’ Concerns
    Aug16

    Ukraine Deports Russian Journalist Over ‘National Security’ Concerns

    Ukrainian authorities have deported Russian journalist Tamara Nersesian over national security concerns. Olena Hitlyanska, a spokeswoman for Ukraine’s Security Service (SBU), wrote on Facebook on August 15 that “Russian propagandist” Nersesian had been deported overnight and barred from entering Ukraine … …read more Source:...