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    Czech government doubles quota for Ukrainian workers
    Feb08

    Czech government doubles quota for Ukrainian workers

    PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech government has decided to double its quota for Ukrainian workers, Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek said on Wednesday, due to an acute labor shortage as the economy continues to grow strongly. …read more Source: Libya...

    7 Russian Sailors, 1 Ukrainian Kidnapped in Nigerian Waters
    Feb08

    7 Russian Sailors, 1 Ukrainian Kidnapped in Nigerian Waters

    7 Russian sailors, 1 Ukrainian kidnapped in Nigerian waters, Russian embassy says …read more Source: ABC...

    Germany slams Ukraine lawmaker’s stunt at embassy in Kiev
    Feb08

    Germany slams Ukraine lawmaker’s stunt at embassy in Kiev

    BERLIN (AP) ” Germany’s Foreign Ministry has criticized a Ukrainian lawmaker who defaced a part of the Berlin Wall in the grounds of its Kiev embassy.Oleksiy Honcharenko, a member of President Petro Poroshenko’s bloc, sprayed red… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia deploys air defense missiles for massive drills
    Feb08

    Russia deploys air defense missiles for massive drills

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military has deployed its air defense missiles around Moscow as part of massive drills, to practice response to an air attack. The Defense Ministry said S-300 and S-400 air defense missile systems were involved in the drills Wednesday. Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin told foreign military attaches that the...

    Czech government doubles quota for Ukrainian workers
    Feb08

    Czech government doubles quota for Ukrainian workers

    PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech government has decided to double its quota for Ukrainian workers, Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek said on Wednesday, due to an acute labor shortage as the economy continues to grow strongly. …read more Source:...

    Germany slams Ukraine lawmaker’s stunt at embassy in Kyiv
    Feb08

    Germany slams Ukraine lawmaker’s stunt at embassy in Kyiv

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    Pirates kidnap 8 expatriates in Niger Delta
    Feb08

    Pirates kidnap 8 expatriates in Niger Delta

    Russia says seven of its sailors and one Ukrainian have been abducted on Nigeria’s territorial waters. The Russian embassy in Nigeria has asked the Nigerian authorities for assistance in locating… …read more Source:...

    The “Darth Vader” of Russia: meet Igor Sechin, Putin’s right-hand man
    Feb08

    The “Darth Vader” of Russia: meet Igor Sechin, Putin’s right-hand man

    Late on the night of November 14, Igor Sechin, the CEO of the Russian state oil giant Rosneft, reportedly summoned Economic Development Minister Alexei Ulyukayev to a meeting at the company’s headquarters in a czarist-era building across the river from the Kremlin. When he arrived, Ulyukayev was handed a large amount of cash in front of...

    Key Ukraine rebel commander killed in ‘act of terror’ (AFP)
    Feb08

    Key Ukraine rebel commander killed in ‘act of terror’ (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – A military chief of a self-proclaimed Russian-backed republic in eastern Ukraine was killed in an “act of terror” Wednesday, the latest victim of a string of similar attacks, local authorities said. …read more Source: The West...

    Moscow is deeply disappointed with Lapshin extradition, and Israel  attentively monitors the situation.
    Feb08

    Moscow is deeply disappointed with Lapshin extradition, and Israel  attentively monitors the situation.

    ArmInfo.Russian Foreign Ministry reacted the extradition of Russian-Israeli blog writer Alexander Lapshin to Azerbaijan. “According to the information , on February 7 the Supreme Court of Belarus, after having revied the case at closed session, denied the complaint of Russian and Israeli national Alexander Lapshin in respect to the General...