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    Crimea Officials Tout for Business in Serbia
    Oct21

    Crimea Officials Tout for Business in Serbia

    A delegation from the region controversially annexed by Russia is visiting Serbia and urging businesses to invest despite EU sanctions. …read more Source: Balkan...

    Guardiola: Aguero and Kompany staying at Man City
    Oct21

    Guardiola: Aguero and Kompany staying at Man City

    Kompany has struggled with injuries in recent seasons while Aguero has often been linked with a return to Spain. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola on Friday rejected speculation star Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero and injury-plagued club captain Vincent Kompany are not part of his long-term plans.Neither player started in City’s 4-0...

    Russian Journalist’s Intimidation Campaign Drives Family Into Hiding
    Oct21

    Russian Journalist’s Intimidation Campaign Drives Family Into Hiding

    Russian journalist Dmitry Steshin has prompted the closure of a St. Petersburg restaurant and sent its chef into hiding by taking to Twitter to attack the chef’s criticism of a top separatist commander in Ukraine who was killed this week. Now he has a young man in Voronezh in the crosshairs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Russia, Azerbaijan and Europe
    Oct21

    Russia, Azerbaijan and Europe

    Our sworn friend Russia and that much sworn enemies are in active socializations. A few days ago presidents of Russia and Turkey signed a document, the so-called “Turkish flow” on construction of a gas pipeline. Agreements between the two countries around this gas pipeline have been reached right after Europe stated that it would attempt to...

    Russia refuses to extradite filmmaker Oleg Sentsov to Ukraine
    Oct21

    Russia refuses to extradite filmmaker Oleg Sentsov to Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 21 (UPI) — Russia refused to extradite filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, sentenced to 20 years for terrorism, to Ukraine to finish his prison term. …read more Source: United Press...

    The High Stakes of Ukraine’s Energy Reforms
    Oct21

    The High Stakes of Ukraine’s Energy Reforms

    The performance of Ukraine’s energy sector is critical for its security. Yet systemic and pervasive corruption in this key sector during the country’s 25 years of independence is a sadly familiar story. Officials at the highest level of various Ukrainian governments and their confederates have siphoned off billions of dollars annually...

    EU decides against more sanctions against Russia for Syria bombing campaign, for now
    Oct21

    EU decides against more sanctions against Russia for Syria bombing campaign, for now

    October 21, 2016 9:44 PMBRUSSELS (BLOOMBERG) – The European Union said it was too soon to consider imposing sanctions on Russia for the bombing of rebel-held areas of Syria, while maintaining the threat of action if Mr Vladimir Putin doesn’t back down. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Merkel threatens sanctions on Russia over Aleppo bombing
    Oct21

    Merkel threatens sanctions on Russia over Aleppo bombing

    BRUSSELS – German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday demanded an end to attacks by Syrian government forces and Russia on the northern city of Aleppo, adding that the European Union would take measures against both if the “barbaric” campaign continued. … …read more Source:...

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker ‘Staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker ‘Staying’ in Russia

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit terror attacks by a Russian military court in 2015 and sentenced to 20 years in prison …read more Source: ABC...

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit terror attacks by a Russian military court in 2015 and sentenced to 20 years in prison …read more Source: U.S....