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    Polish senate speaker travelling to Kyiv for talks
    Oct11

    Polish senate speaker travelling to Kyiv for talks

    Senate Speaker Stanisław Karczewski is travelling to Kyiv where he will meet Speaker of the Ukrainian parliament Andrey Parubiy on Thursday. …read more Source: Polskie...

    OSCE Parliamentary Assembly observers to monitor Kyrgyzstan presidential election
    Oct11

    OSCE Parliamentary Assembly observers to monitor Kyrgyzstan presidential election

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The OSCE Parliamentary Assembly says it is deploying a mission of 40 international observers, including 29 parliamentarians from 22 countries, to Kyrgyzstan for the 15 October presidential election. The observers arrive in Bishkek this week for several days of briefings before deploying to polling stations for election day...

    Issue of Russia’s Sovereignty Over Crimea is Closed – Crimean Authorities
    Oct11

    Issue of Russia’s Sovereignty Over Crimea is Closed – Crimean Authorities

    SIMFEROPOL (Sputnik) — The issue of Russia’s sovereignty over Crimea cannot be placed into question by other states, the head of Crimean Government’s Committee for Ethnic Relations Zaur Smirnov told Sputnik Tuesday, commenting on proposal by Czech President Milos Zeman regarding the possibility for Moscow to compensate Kiev...

    Turkey wants US to review decision to halt visa services
    Oct11

    Turkey wants US to review decision to halt visa services

    Members of the media stand outside the United States consulate in Istanbul, Monday, Oct. 9. (AP Photo/Neyran Elden)Ankara, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s justice minister on Monday said he hoped the United States would review its decision to suspend most visa services for Turkish citizens following the arrest of a U.S. consulate employee in...

    NATO chief: ‘We don’t want a new Cold War’ with Russia
    Oct11

    NATO chief: ‘We don’t want a new Cold War’ with Russia

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg listens to a translation during the NATO Parliamentary Assembly session in Bucharest, Romania, Monday, Oct. 9. (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru)Bucharest, Romania (AP) — NATO doesn’t want a “new Cold War” with Russia despite members’ concerns about the Russian military buildup close to NATO’s...

    Azerbaijani, Ukrainian pharmacists sign MoU
    Oct11

    Azerbaijani, Ukrainian pharmacists sign MoU

    Analytical Expertise Center of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Health and State Expertise Center of the Ukrainian Ministry of Health have signed a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation. The document will contribute to the development of relations between pharmacists of the two countries …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Czech President, PM Clash Over Russia Sanctions For Crimea Annexation
    Oct11

    Czech President, PM Clash Over Russia Sanctions For Crimea Annexation

    The Czech Republic’s top two officials have clashed over the country’s support for European Union sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Brownstein: Montreal producers profile artists in hot spots around the planet
    Oct11

    Brownstein: Montreal producers profile artists in hot spots around the planet

    Montreal producers Frank Fiorito and Nabil Mehchi have opted to take the path more perilous. They could easily stay home and craft docs that wouldn’t require armed guards to protect themselves from potential sinister forces as is often the case when they leave their base here. But that just doesn’t interest these guys. And that...

    As he turns 65, Putin’s power slowly wanes
    Oct11

    As he turns 65, Putin’s power slowly wanes

    On October 7, Russian President Vladimir Putin turned 65. As of this year, this is the maximum retirement age for Russian civil servants, which can only be raised in special cases. Though Putin, as an elected official, is not subject to this law and has indicated that it’s too early for him to retire, he reaches this milestone in a...

    TRNC represented at World Beekeepers Congress
    Oct11

    TRNC represented at World Beekeepers Congress

    A delegation from the North Cyprus Beekeepers’ Union attended the World Beekeepers Congress (APIMONDIA 2017) organised in İstanbul this week. The North Cyprus Beekeepers’ Union had a stand at the congress, where it also gave a presentation. The agreements signed during the congress with other national unions – including Romania,...