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    Huntsman confirmed as ambassador to Russia
    Sep29

    Huntsman confirmed as ambassador to Russia

    By Karoun Demirjian | Washington Post WASHINGTON – The Senate confirmed Jon Huntsman as the next U.S. ambassador to Russia by voice vote Thursday, filling a critical diplomatic vacancy at a time of heightened tensions between Washington and Moscow. The former Utah governor, Republican presidential candidate and U.S. ambassador to Singapore and...

    Armenian chess players pursue Magnus Carlsen
    Sep29

    Armenian chess players pursue Magnus Carlsen

    Magnus Carlsen, World Chess Champion, continues to be confident in the big tournament on the island of Man. In the sixth round, the Norwegian grand-master defeated Ukrainian Pavel Elyanov with black figures, with whom he shared the first and second places. Magnus Carlsen earned 5.5 points and became the sole leader in the tournament. Indian...

    Russia detains two alleged spies for Ukraine in Crimea
    Sep29

    Russia detains two alleged spies for Ukraine in Crimea

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    PM Tudose: Education Minister has meetings with his Ukrainian counterpart; we try to defuse the situation
    Sep27

    PM Tudose: Education Minister has meetings with his Ukrainian counterpart; we try to defuse the situation

    Prime Minister Mihai Tudose announced on Wednesday that Minister of National Education Liviu Pop is currently having meetings with his Ukrainian counterpart, trying to defuse the situation regarding the promulgation of Ukraine’s Education Law. …read more Source:...

    Sabotage Cited As Ammunition Depot Explosions Rock Central Ukraine
    Sep27

    Sabotage Cited As Ammunition Depot Explosions Rock Central Ukraine

    A fire caused a series of explosions at an ammunition depot in central Ukraine, leading to evacuations of the surrounding area. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service and Current Time TV). …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    For European Christian Unity
    Sep27

    For European Christian Unity

    Hello everyone, from the Northwest Arkansas Airport. I’m about to start a long journey that won’t end until I’m in Paris tomorrow morning. I’ll be there promoting the French-language version of The Benedict Option. Details of my planned appearances in the city are below. If you are a Parisian reader of this blog, I hope to...

    Ukraine ammunition depot explodes into massive ball of flame, thousands evacuated
    Sep27

    Ukraine ammunition depot explodes into massive ball of flame, thousands evacuated

    The powerful explosions late Tuesday created massive fireballs that lit up the night sky. …read more Source: Global...

    Inspection launched at Rietumu Bank in relation to account associated with Donetsk People’s Republic
    Sep27

    Inspection launched at Rietumu Bank in relation to account associated with Donetsk People’s Republic

    Finance Capital and Market Commission has commenced an inspection at Rietumu Bank in relation to an account that was opened to gather finances for self-proclaimed Donets People’s Republic, as noted by FCMC Communications Department manager Laima Auza. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ammunition depot fire in Ukraine forces mass evacuations
    Sep27

    Ammunition depot fire in Ukraine forces mass evacuations

    At an army ammunition warehouse in central Ukraine, large explosions have taken place followed by a fire, due to which authorities sought to evacuate around 24 000 people. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    24,000 evacuated after massive explosion at Ukrainian ammunition depot
    Sep27

    24,000 evacuated after massive explosion at Ukrainian ammunition depot

    REUTERS/Gleb Garanich KIEV (Reuters) – Massive explosions and a blaze at a military ammunition depot in centralUkraine forced authorities to evacuate 24,000 people and close airspace over the region, officials said on Wednesday. The blasts occurred late on Tuesday at a military base near Kalynivka in the Vynnytsya region, 270 kilometers...