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    Ukraine to impose sanctions on Russian oligarchs: president
    Apr10

    Ukraine to impose sanctions on Russian oligarchs: president

    Ukraine will impose sanctions on Russian oligarchs including Oleg Deripaska, following the lead of penalties ordered by the United States, President Petro Poroshenko said Tuesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Merkel says Nord Stream 2 not possible without clarity for Ukraine
    Apr10

    Merkel says Nord Stream 2 not possible without clarity for Ukraine

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline could not go ahead without clarity on Ukraine’s role as a gas transit route, appearing to harden her stance towards the project. …read more Source: The...

    More Albanians acquire Greek citizenship
    Apr10

    More Albanians acquire Greek citizenship

    The largest group of foreign nationals that obtained Greek citizenship in 2016 were Albanians (88 percent), followed by Ukrainians (1.5 percent) and Russians (1.2 percent), according to data from the European Union’s statistics office Eurostat. …read more Source:...

    A Cold War Without Guard Rails
    Apr10

    A Cold War Without Guard Rails

    For more than a year, President Donald Trump’s advisors and party leaders have been trying, with no success, to change his friendly attitude towards Russian President Vladimir Putin. Now thanks to a chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria, launched by Syrian tyrant Bashar al-Assad, Trump is finally starting to sour on the Kremlin, tweeting...

    Military Set for Cyber Attacks on Foreign Infrastructure
    Apr10

    Military Set for Cyber Attacks on Foreign Infrastructure

    American military cyber warriors are ready to shut critical infrastructures in China and Russia during a future conflict by conducting cyber intrusions into their networks, according to the general set to lead Cyber Command. Both China and Russia have been detected conducting similar cyber battlefield reconnaissance against the U.S. networks used...

    EU’s migration problems with other countries should not impact visa liberalization dialogue with Armenia – Armen Ashotyan
    Apr10

    EU’s migration problems with other countries should not impact visa liberalization dialogue with Armenia – Armen Ashotyan

    Armen Ashotyan, chairman of the foreign relations committee of the parliament, says it is important that between Armenia and the EU the terming about the NK conflict gets ratified under the same text by all EU member states. During parliamentary debates on ratifying CEPA with the EU, Ashotyan stressed that the resolution about the NK conflict...

    Mueller’s Outrageous Raid
    Apr10

    Mueller’s Outrageous Raid

    The shocking raid on the office, home, and Manhattan hotel room of President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, directed by a rogue independent prosecutor is the latest outrage in an out-of-control investigation aimed at reversing the results of the 2016 election. The raid Monday that was directed by Special Counsel Robert S....

    The Italian football hooligan who fled house arrest to become a pro-Russian fighter in Ukraine
    Apr10

    The Italian football hooligan who fled house arrest to become a pro-Russian fighter in Ukraine

    Speaking Russian with a strong Italian accent, Andrea Palmeri attracts attention in Lugansk, the separatist-held province in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Local...

    Indonesia seizes alleged ‘slave ship’ wanted by Interpol
    Apr10

    Indonesia seizes alleged ‘slave ship’ wanted by Interpol

    Interpol tipped off Indonesian authorities the stateless STS-50, a vessel with a notorious maritime rap sheet, would be entering its waters with authorities concerned the crew were being forced to work. AFP photo JAKARTA: Indonesia seized an alleged “slave ship” following a dramatic high seas chase sparked by an Interpol alert after the vessel...

    WATCH: FBI raid on Cohen’s offices is a witch-hunt, says Trump
    Apr10

    WATCH: FBI raid on Cohen’s offices is a witch-hunt, says Trump

    New York – A furious Donald Trump blasted the investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller as a “disgrace” and a “witch-hunt” Monday after FBI agents raided the New York offices of the president’s longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen. Agents seized files relating to Cohen’s work, which included...