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    Russian Opposition Struggles 2 Years after Nemtsov Killing
    Feb27

    Russian Opposition Struggles 2 Years after Nemtsov Killing

    Two years after he was killed near the Kremlin, Boris Nemtsov can still attract crowds of supporters. But his death left in tatters Russia’s opposition movement, which is struggling with infighting and seems unable to rally behind one unifying figure. In the largest Russian opposition protest in months, thousands marched Sunday across...

    Russian Opposition Struggles 2 Years after Nemtsov Killing
    Feb27

    Russian Opposition Struggles 2 Years after Nemtsov Killing

    Two years after he was killed near the Kremlin, Boris Nemtsov can still attract crowds of supporters. But his death left in tatters Russia’s opposition movement, which is struggling with infighting and seems unable to rally behind one unifying figure. In the largest Russian opposition protest in months, thousands marched Sunday across...

    Kyrgyz diaspora participates in Fashunity 2017 fair in the UAE
    Feb27

    Kyrgyz diaspora participates in Fashunity 2017 fair in the UAE

    Bishkek, Feb. 27 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz diaspora took part in the exhibition Fashunity 2017 in the United Arab Emirates, the press service of Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported. In the period from 23 to 25 February 2017, the Department of Islamic Affairs and Charity of Dubai, together with the Islamic Cultural Center of the Sheikh Mohammed bin...

    GOP intelligence chairman David Nunes: “There’s no evidence of anything” regarding Russia-Trump campaign contacts
    Feb27

    GOP intelligence chairman David Nunes: “There’s no evidence of anything” regarding Russia-Trump campaign contacts

    (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File) President Donald Trump’s connections to Russia have been well documented, but it doesn’t sound like Rep. David Nunes — the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee and a Republican — is that eager to investigate them. During a press conference with reporters on Monday, Rep. Nunes...

    EU approve visa-free travel for Georgia
    Feb27

    EU approve visa-free travel for Georgia

    European Union member states on Monday approved visa-free travel for Georgia, after agreeing safeguards to prevent any upsurge in arrivals from the former Soviet satellite. Georgia, along with much larger Ukraine, has been urging the EU to grant visa-free travel so as to show its citizens that close ties with Europe can deliver concrete benefits....

    Amazon and Netflix had historic Oscar wins — and it shows the huge difference in their movie strategy (NFLX, AMZN)
    Feb27

    Amazon and Netflix had historic Oscar wins — and it shows the huge difference in their movie strategy (NFLX, AMZN)

    Amazon and Netflix scored big wins for streaming video, but the categories they won in underscored the difference in their movie strategies. Netflix and Amazon both scored Oscar wins on Sunday, marking the first time any streaming service has triumphed at the Academy Awards. But the awards that each won underscore the huge difference in how...

    Russia’s soft warfare
    Feb27

    Russia’s soft warfare

    Hackers, fake news, freaks, trolls and pranksters are Russia’s new soft power weapon arsenal. Russia has been making the headlines of international media for a while now. But none of that had to do with a strong economy or a powerful army because Russia simply doesn’t have either. Instead, it has learned to interfere through other...

    Ukraine rebels threaten to seize enterprises over blockade (AFP)
    Feb27

    Ukraine rebels threaten to seize enterprises over blockade (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine on Monday threatened to seize control of enterprises across their territories unless Kiev halts a blockade by nationalist protesters. …read more Source: The West...

    911 for Donbass: Meet the App That Will Keep Ukrainians Updated About Military Attacks
    Feb27

    911 for Donbass: Meet the App That Will Keep Ukrainians Updated About Military Attacks

    Source: Vyacheslav Abroskin, Facebook. An app that informs users about military attacks and lets them contact law enforcement in seconds will soon go live in Ukraine—and, its creators hope, reduce casualties among civilians in the war-torn eastern regions of the country. For nearly three years, the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts that compose the...

    Why Everybody Suddenly Has a Ukraine Plan
    Feb27

    Why Everybody Suddenly Has a Ukraine Plan

    A U.S. policy vacuum and a disappointed Ukrainian population present a vacuum to be filled. …read more Source:...