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    Kiev imposes sanctions on Serbians who visited Crimea
    Mar21

    Kiev imposes sanctions on Serbians who visited Crimea

    The Ukrainian security service SBU has decided to impose sanctions on Serbian politicians who have paid a three-day visit to Crimea.SBU spokesperson Elena Gitlyanska announced this on Facebook, Tanjug reported late on Monday, quoting Sputnik. …read more Source:...

    CELEBRATION OF THE 203rd ANNIVERSARY OF TARAS SHEVCHENKO’S BIRTH
    Mar21

    CELEBRATION OF THE 203rd ANNIVERSARY OF TARAS SHEVCHENKO’S BIRTH

    Ukrainians in Australia marks the 203rd anniversary of the birth of Ukraines Bard, Taras Shevchenko. Though he lived only 47 years, he produced poetry and artwork that is cherished around the world and his dedication to the Ukrainian cause will re…(Українці Австралії та їх нашадки відзначили 203-тю річницю з дня народження Великого Кобзаря....

    With tensions high, Kazakhstan plays mediator in Syria peace talks
    Mar21

    With tensions high, Kazakhstan plays mediator in Syria peace talks

    ASTANA (TCA) — As the Syria peace talks in Astana have given more international exposure to Kazakhstan as a player in the region wider than Central Asia, we are republishing this article by George Voloshin, originally published by The Jamestown Foundation’s Eurasia Daily Monitor: As the Syrian civil war enters its seventh year (the conflict...

    UKRAINE: BLOCKADE OR POLITICAL INTRIGUE
    Mar21

    UKRAINE: BLOCKADE OR POLITICAL INTRIGUE

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko approved the decision of Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council on the termination of cargo transportation with Donbass areas not controlled by Kyiv. “Implement the decision of the National Security an…(16 березня президент України Петро Порошенко ввів у дію рішення Ради національної...

    FBI head denies Trump wiretap claim, confirms Russia election probe
    Mar21

    FBI head denies Trump wiretap claim, confirms Russia election probe

    WASHINGTON DC: FBI Director James Comey on Monday confirmed for the first time that the bureau is investigating possible ties between Republican Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia as Moscow sought to influence the 2016 US election. Comey and Admiral Mike Rogers, the director of the National Security Agency, made clear that...

    Ukraine eyes to increase Azerbaijani oil supplies
    Mar21

    Ukraine eyes to increase Azerbaijani oil supplies

    Ukraine’s UkrTransNafta OJSC plans to increase the volumes of Azeri Light oil supplies to the Kremenchug refinery to 1.9 million tons per year in the future, Ukrainian First Vice Prime Minister Stepan Kubiv said in an exclusive interview with Trend. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine eyes to increase Azerbaijani oil supplies
    Mar21

    Ukraine eyes to increase Azerbaijani oil supplies

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    Crimean-Congo fever leaves three dead in Oman
    Mar21

    Crimean-Congo fever leaves three dead in Oman

    Muscat: Three people have died and another six received treatment for Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) during the first months of 2017, the Ministry of Health has revealed.The ministry stated that the rise in CCHF cases is notable compared to the same period in 2016 where only three cases were reported. CCHF is a tick-borne virus which...

    Trump's Nazis?
    Mar21

    Trump's Nazis?

    We got accustomed to it during the presidential election campaign: headlines in major media reminding us that there actually still exists something called the KKK. On November 1, only a few days before Americans went to the polls, the Washington Post found it worthwhile to devote an entire story to the fact that the KKK’s official newspaper...

    Today’s “Great Game” – Power Politics or Amateur Hour
    Mar21

    Today’s “Great Game” – Power Politics or Amateur Hour

    By Michael J. BrennerAssessing the interests and weaknesses of the U.S., Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Iran in the Middle East.The “Great Game” being played in the Middle East, with Syria and Iraq as the center rings, bears a superficial similarity to the power political maneuverings of the dominant European states in their African and Asian periphery...