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    Sweden’s leader is warning about Baltic security threats, and military officials want to boost spending
    Jan09

    Sweden’s leader is warning about Baltic security threats, and military officials want to boost spending

    Sweden’s leader said there are “primary” threats facing the country, especially “in light of Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea.” …read more Source: Business...

    Journalist outraged as police seize equipment on return from MH17 crash site
    Jan09

    Journalist outraged as police seize equipment on return from MH17 crash site

    A journalist who brought back pieces of wreckage from a visit to the MH17 crash site in Ukraine has accused… …read more Source:...

    Stand of Yerevan and Stepanakert rules out any direct talks between  presidents of Artsakh and Azerbaijan
    Jan09

    Stand of Yerevan and Stepanakert rules out any direct talks between  presidents of Artsakh and Azerbaijan

    ArmInfo. The official stand of Yerevan and Stepanakert rules out even the possibility to organize direct talks between the presidents of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, for instance, in Shushi the way it happened in the case of Moldova and Transnistria, ex-foreign minister of the Nagorno- Karabakh Republic, independent analyst Arman Melikyan has told...

    Sweden’s PM warns of cyberattack threat
    Jan09

    Sweden’s PM warns of cyberattack threat

    Cyberattacks and extremism are among the problems that Sweden will have to tackle in the year ahead, according to Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, AP reported. Löfven wrote in Dagens Nyheter that although he was wary of reports of increased Russian military activity in the Baltic region — “especially in light of...

    Barack Obama’s Foreign Policy Leaves Behind An Uneasy World
    Jan09

    Barack Obama’s Foreign Policy Leaves Behind An Uneasy World

    WASHINGTON ― The bombs kept falling after they had destroyed all the hospitals.They kept coming as international aid agencies warned about the thousands of Syrian children they could hit.They didn’t pause as temperatures fell below freezing, threatening families with no shelter, or as pro-regime fighters came close enough to civilians to...

    Tajik-Ukrainian economic cooperation is expanding
    Jan09

    Tajik-Ukrainian economic cooperation is expanding

    DUSHANBE, 09.01.2017. /NIAT “Khovar”/. The overall condition of economic ties and the forecast for development of economic and commercial cooperation between the two countries were discussed by the Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Tajikistan Nematullo Hikmatullozoda and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to the...

    The Morning Vertical, January 9, 2017
    Jan09

    The Morning Vertical, January 9, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Many works being done in Ukraine to preserve Armenian historical heritage – designer Hayk 
Avanesyan
    Jan09

    Many works being done in Ukraine to preserve Armenian historical heritage – designer Hayk Avanesyan

    The preservation of national identity and historical-cultural heritage is the priority of the Armenian community, famous Armenian designer Hayk Avanesyan left a comment on AnalitikaUA.net. …read more Source:...

    Why France’s Marine Le Pen Is Doubling Down on Russia Support
    Jan09

    Why France’s Marine Le Pen Is Doubling Down on Russia Support

    There are no Russian signs on the walls of the far-right National Front campaign headquarters, where the party leader Marine Le Pen—likely the most popular contender for French president—sits in front of a banner trumpeting her newly minted campaign slogan: Au nom du peuple – “In the name of the people.” But listen carefully, and one of the...

    It’s the Corruption, Stupid
    Jan09

    It’s the Corruption, Stupid

    The stupidity I’m referring to is mine. In July 2015 I visited Moldova, a small, picturesque, impoverished country wedged between Romania, which is part of the European Union, and the breakaway region of Transnistria, which borders Ukraine and is mostly pro-Russian. My purpose was to observe the ground-level operations of Radio Free Europe,...