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    Ukraine Prime Minister condemns Russian aggression during Israel visit
    May16

    Ukraine Prime Minister condemns Russian aggression during Israel visit

    Trade and bilateral agreements signed on “friendly and constructive” visit. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Ukraine Bans Dozens of Russian Websites
    May16

    Ukraine Bans Dozens of Russian Websites

    Ukraine ordered the blocking of access to a number of Russian websites Tuesday in the latest round of sanctions since Russia annexed Crimea in 2014. President Petro Poroshenko’s office announced the decree, which he signed a day earlier, banning operations of popular Russian websites, such as search engine Yandex, for three years. The...

    Kremlin: Sanctions against Russia violate Ukrainians’ rights to information
    May16

    Kremlin: Sanctions against Russia violate Ukrainians’ rights to information

    Having expanded its sanctions against Kiev once again violated the Ukrainians rights to information, Russian presidents press secretary Dmitry Peskov said on May 16, TASS reports. It [the anti-Rus …read more Source: Big News...

    Trump’s Disclosures Are Another Win for Russia
    May16

    Trump’s Disclosures Are Another Win for Russia

    In one way, it’s not exactly surprising that President Donald Trump reportedly shared with the Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov and ambassador Sergey Kislyak some “highly classified” information about a specific threat from ISIS, setting off alarm bells inside the intelligence community that the president himself had just “jeopardized...

    Special Olympics football tournament kicks off in Grodno
    May16

    Special Olympics football tournament kicks off in Grodno

    Grodno is hosting competitions among people with intellectual disabilities for the first time. The tournament will feature ten men’s and six women’s teams (players aged 16-22) from Azerbaijan, Belarus, Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, and Estonia. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Sanctions Not to Have Negative Impact on Yandex Business in General
    May16

    Ukrainian Sanctions Not to Have Negative Impact on Yandex Business in General

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia’s technology giant Yandex said Tuesday that the sanctions, imposed on it by Ukraine, in overall will not have a substantial negative impact on the company’s business. “While Ukraine is a small part of our business and the sanctions will not have a material negative impact on our consolidated results, we...

    Ukraine blocks popular Russian social networks
    May16

    Ukraine blocks popular Russian social networks

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Almaraz – 800,000 Portuguese would be affected by nuclear accident
    May16

    Almaraz – 800,000 Portuguese would be affected by nuclear accident

    As parliament today waits to question the Foreign Affairs and Environment ministers about Portugal’s climb-down on the threat from Spain’s Almaraz nuclear power station development, a NATO team has reported that 800,000 people in Portugal would be affected if there was an accident on the scale of Chernobyl in the Ukraine. The military...

    Moldova, Kazakhstan discuss bilateral coop
    May16

    Moldova, Kazakhstan discuss bilateral coop

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan Ambassador to Ukraine with concurrent accreditation to the Republic of Moldova Samat Ordabayev met on May 15 with Prime Minister of Moldova Pavel Filip, the press service of the Kazakh MFA says. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine blocks Russia’s top social media networks
    May16

    Ukraine blocks Russia’s top social media networks

    KIEV: Ukraine on Tuesday blocked Russia’s most popular social media networks and an internet search engine in response to the Kremlin’s alleged backing of a three-year separatist war in the east. The decision sparked an immediate outcry from Ukrainian internet users and freedom of speech advocates. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov...