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    One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection
    Nov29

    One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection

    One in seven people with HIV in Europe is unaware of their infection, the EU and World Health Organization reported Tuesday as 2015 marked another record year for new HIV cases in the region. ‘HIV/AIDS continues to be a serious problem in Europe… The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control’s (ECDC) estimate that one in...

    Think Tank Awards 2016: the winners
    Nov29

    Think Tank Awards 2016: the winners

    It is hard to remember a year like it. Brexit, the collapse of the David Cameron’s government and now the election of Donald Trump have sent the political world into a spin. By any measure, 2016 will go down as the graveyard of orthodoxy. The populist surge in the United States, Britain and continental Europe represents a politics that...

    Ukraine moves new safety dome over Chernobyl’s doomed reactor
    Nov29

    Ukraine moves new safety dome over Chernobyl’s doomed reactor

    Ukraine on Tuesday unveiled the world’s largest moveable metal structure over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor to ensure the safety of Europeans for generations to come. The giant arch’s height of 108 meters makes it taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty while its weight of 36,000 tons is three...

    Giant safety dome to block radiation from Chernobyl site
    Nov29

    Giant safety dome to block radiation from Chernobyl site

    In a vast exclusion zone in northern Ukraine, the world’s largest land-based moving structure has been slid over the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site to stop deadly radiation spewing from the stricken reactor for the next 100 years. …read more Source: France...

    Brest to open winter athletics season with international tournament
    Nov29

    Brest to open winter athletics season with international tournament

    Partaking in the competitions will be more than 300 young athletes from Belarus, Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Latvia and Moldova. …read more Source:...

    Russian Defense Ministry: Western calls for more sanctions on Russia a response to liberation of thousands of civilians in Aleppo
    Nov29

    Russian Defense Ministry: Western calls for more sanctions on Russia a response to liberation of thousands of civilians in Aleppo

    Moscow, SANA – The Russian Defense Ministry considered that the calls by West to subject Russia to more sanctions came as a response to the Syrian Arab Army’s liberation of more than 80,000 civilians from the eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo city who were held hostage by terrorist organizations. In a statement published by RT website,...

    Ukraine: Country moves giant new safety dome over Chernobyl
    Nov29

    Ukraine: Country moves giant new safety dome over Chernobyl

    Ukraine on Tuesday unveiled the world’s largest moveable metal structure over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor to ensure the safety of Europeans for future generations.The gigantic arch soars 108 metres (355 feet) into the sky — making it taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty — while its...

    Normandy Four ministerial meeting on Ukraine starts in Minsk
    Nov29

    Normandy Four ministerial meeting on Ukraine starts in Minsk

    The agenda of the meeting was not announced. A number of media outlets suggested that the talks would discuss a roadmap to resolve the situation in the south-east of Ukraine. The Normandy Four leaders gave an instruction to draw up such a roadmap at a meeting in Berlin on 19 October. …read more Source:...

    Will Russia occupy Belarus in 2017?
    Nov29

    Will Russia occupy Belarus in 2017?

    Redeployment of Russian military equipment by railway Recently, the Russian Ministry of Defence disclosed logistical data of railway traffic to other countries for the upcoming year. It revealed that the Kremlin is planning to significantly increase the amount of military cargo headed for Belarus. This may be a sign that Moscow is preparing to...

    France says lifting sanctions on Russia would be counterproductive
    Nov29

    France says lifting sanctions on Russia would be counterproductive

    MINSK (Reuters) – French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Tuesday that lifting European Union sanctions on Russia would weaken efforts to resolve the Ukraine crisis and hand a victory to Moscow. …read more Source:...