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    Qatar Open: Whole new ball game – Cibulkova smells tennis success
    Feb16

    Qatar Open: Whole new ball game – Cibulkova smells tennis success

    Although she has spoken about her habit in the past, the Slovakian revealed that she had a favourite ball to sniff. World number five Dominika Cibulkova brought some much-needed fun to a sodden Qatar Open on Wednesday giving details of her strange ritual of sniffing tennis balls before serving.Although she has spoken about her habit in the past,...

    U.S. remains committed to building Ukraine’s defense capabilities
    Feb16

    U.S. remains committed to building Ukraine’s defense capabilities

    According to the Pentagon, Ukraine reaffirmed its commitment to the implementation of the Minsk peace deal during the meeting. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Ukraine wants all its prosecutors drug tested
    Feb16

    News24.com | Ukraine wants all its prosecutors drug tested

    Is your prosecutor on drugs? That is what Ukraine would like to know under a new and unlikely initiative. …read more Source:...

    Uzbekistan’s General Prosecutor’s Office requests Ukrainian colleagues to extradite Islam Karimov’s nephew
    Feb16

    Uzbekistan’s General Prosecutor’s Office requests Ukrainian colleagues to extradite Islam Karimov’s nephew

    The General Prosecutor’s Office of Uzbekistan at the beginning of February has sent a request to the Ukrainian General Prosecutor’s Office to extradite the 33-year-old Akbarali Abdullayev, the nephew of the first President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov. …read more Source: AKIpress News...

    Bulgaria’s Defense Ministry Denies Having Signed MiG-29 Repair Contract
    Feb16

    Bulgaria’s Defense Ministry Denies Having Signed MiG-29 Repair Contract

    No fighter jet repair contract has been signed between Bulgaria and Russian aircraft company MiG over the past months, the Defense Ministry in Sofia has said. Its remarks follow reports by TASS news agency, which quoted the head of MiG as saying at an international defense expo that such a deal was sealed at the end of 2016 about aircraft in...

    MFA: Belarus will ensure smooth negotiation process on Ukraine in Minsk
    Feb16

    MFA: Belarus will ensure smooth negotiation process on Ukraine in Minsk

    A group of persons, with Russian passports and press cards of the public and political internet portal Russkaya Planeta, introduced themselves as representatives of The Other Russia party (unregistered in the Russian Federation) and made an attempt to disrupt the press conference of OSCE’s Ambassador in Minsk on 15 February. …read...

    Trump’s secretary of state faces questions on first trip
    Feb16

    Trump’s secretary of state faces questions on first trip

    On his first overseas trip as America’s top diplomat this week, Tillerson will face a blizzard of questions about the Trump administration’s foreign policy from nervous Asian and European allies. President Donald Trump chose Tillerson for the job in part because of his business experience and relationship with Russia while he was CEO...

    How Britain can still count after it quits
    Feb16

    How Britain can still count after it quits

    Trump is indifferent to European strength; May is not, and cannot afford to be ©De Keerle/Sipa/Rex/Shutterstock In last year’s interview with the Atlantic, Barack Obama warned that a country that would “resort to nationalism as an organising principle” and that “never takes on the responsibilities of a country its size in maintaining the...

    Initial reconciliation between Flash Tour and the Ukranian company Join Up, sources
    Feb16

    Initial reconciliation between Flash Tour and the Ukranian company Join Up, sources

    Sources at the Egyptian Travel Agents Association and the Ministry of Tourism revealed that the amount of money disputed between the Ukrainian company Join Up and the Egyptian company Flash Tour is roughly $2.7m. The sources said that the Ministry of Tourism has intervened to resolve the dispute in order to preserve the continuation of the work...

    Beeline suspends possibility for payments through TelCell, Idram and  EasyPay terminals
    Feb16

    Beeline suspends possibility for payments through TelCell, Idram and  EasyPay terminals

    ArmInfo.. Beeline suspends the possibility for payments through TelCell, Idram and EasyPay terminals starting from 16 February 2017. The reason is the unequal fee policy of the specified companies with respect to Beeline customers, the press office of Beeline Armenia reports. Payments for mobile services of other operators, starting from AMD...