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    Erdoğan brokers deal with Putin to release Crimean Tatar prisoners
    Nov10

    Erdoğan brokers deal with Putin to release Crimean Tatar prisoners

    September and October saw a fresh wave of house searches, arrests and increasing oppression of regime critics on the Russian-occupied Crimean peninsula. But on October 25, two Crimean Tatar political prisoners, Akhtem Chiygoz and Ilmi Umerov, were freed and extradited to Turkey after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan brokered a deal with...

    Trump Rails Against China’s ‘Unfair’ Trade Practices
    Nov10

    Trump Rails Against China’s ‘Unfair’ Trade Practices

    DANANG, Vietnam (AP) — Promising to put “America first” in his trade practices, President Donald Trump used a speech in Vietnam Friday to denounce multilateral agreements embraced by the region and deliver what appeared to be a rebuke to China, railing against trade practices he says have put Americans out of work. “From this day forward we will...

    White House: No ‘Formal’ Trump-Putin Meeting Planned During Asia Trip
    Nov10

    White House: No ‘Formal’ Trump-Putin Meeting Planned During Asia Trip

    DANANG, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump will not have a formal sit-down with Russian President Vladimir Putin while the two attend a summit, the White House said Friday shortly before Trump landed in Vietnam, the fourth stop on his first official visit to Asia. Speaking to reporters aboard Air Force Once, White House press secretary Sarah...

    Irina Bokova, Boil Banov sign agreement to extend work of UNESCO regional Center in Sofia
    Nov10

    Irina Bokova, Boil Banov sign agreement to extend work of UNESCO regional Center in Sofia

    UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova and Bulgarian Minister of Culture Boil Banov signed an agreement in Paris to continue the operations of the UNESCO Regional Center for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Sofia. The agreement has been extended for a new six-year period. The Center in Sofia brings together the efforts of 16...

    Alex Salmond is the perfect fit for RT – all he needs to do is be himself
    Nov10

    Alex Salmond is the perfect fit for RT – all he needs to do is be himself

    The former SNP leader’s style is perfectly in tune with the Kremlin-backed broadaster’s broader goals. Alex Salmond is far from the first anti-establishment politician to have decided RT (as Russia Today has rebranded) is a good place to air his views – but he may one of the most perfectly suited to the Kremlin–backed news...

    Mila Kunis says local refused to let her see childhood home in Ukraine
    Nov10

    Mila Kunis says local refused to let her see childhood home in Ukraine

    Mila Kunis at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, Calif., Oct. 20, 2017. (Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images) (JTA) — Mila Kunis and husband Ashton Kutcher tried to visit the actress’ childhood home in Ukraine with her parents, but a local who opened the door would not let them in, she said in an interview. Kunis, who is Jewish and in 2012...

    Verkhovna Rada passes more laws to meet IMF and Maidan demands
    Nov10

    Verkhovna Rada passes more laws to meet IMF and Maidan demands

    KYIV – Ukraine’s reformist yet occasionally obdurate legislature, the Verkhovna Rada, moved ahead this week with more bills to further enhance a constantly overdue pro-European agenda on the back of promises of the 2014 Revolution of Dignity. A more representative electoral bill was approved in the first of two readings on November 7. It...

    Groysman pitches Ukraine  as business opportunity for Canada
    Nov10

    Groysman pitches Ukraine as business opportunity for Canada

    OTTAWA – During his first-ever visit to Canada, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman remarked, in an exaggerated way at the Ukrainian Day on Parliament Hill reception organized by the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Program, that “every day in Canadian history” has had a Ukrainian element in it. But that comment made on October 31 somewhat...

    US to Discuss With Russia Sending Peacekeepers to East Ukraine – Reports
    Nov10

    US to Discuss With Russia Sending Peacekeepers to East Ukraine – Reports

    The US proposal will be put forth in the coming days in response to Russia’s initiative to deploy peacekeepers to the line of contact between rebels and Ukrainian troops, Western officials told the Wall Street Journal. Russian President Vladimir Putin has backed this measure, which aims to protect OSCE observers along the separation line....

    Casino dealer robbed in Yerevan, she is Ukraine citizen
    Nov10

    Casino dealer robbed in Yerevan, she is Ukraine citizen

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