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    SitRep: Bannonism: Chaos, or Part of a Plan?; Russia Bristles at NATO Deployments; Moscow’s New Syria Buildup; The Battle for Raqqa; New Iranian Missile Test; Rebel Leaders in Ukraine Ending Up Dead
    Feb09

    SitRep: Bannonism: Chaos, or Part of a Plan?; Russia Bristles at NATO Deployments; Moscow’s New Syria Buildup; The Battle for Raqqa; New Iranian Missile Test; Rebel Leaders in Ukraine Ending Up Dead

    By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Bannonism. The first several weeks of the Trump administration have been intense, controversial, chaotic, and often confused. But that might very well be by design. The president’s chief advisor, Steve Bannon, has long espoused a Leninist philosophy that aims to bring the institutions of the state crashing...

    Signatures that triggered EU-Ukraine referendum not vetted – Dutch government
    Feb09

    Signatures that triggered EU-Ukraine referendum not vetted – Dutch government

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The authenticity of more than 400,000 signatures gathered by activists in the Netherlands to trigger last year’s referendum on the European Union treaty with Ukraine was never verified, it emerged on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Signatures that triggered EU-Ukraine referendum not vetted: Dutch govt
    Feb09

    Signatures that triggered EU-Ukraine referendum not vetted: Dutch govt

    The authenticity of more than 400,000 signatures gathered by activists in the Netherlands to trigger last year’s referendum on the European Union treaty with Ukraine was never verified, it emerged Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Date reavealed for visa-free entry to EU for Ukrainians and Georgians
    Feb09

    Date reavealed for visa-free entry to EU for Ukrainians and Georgians

    The European Union will soon let Ukrainians and Georgians visit the bloc freely. …read more Source:...

    Pirates Kidnap Seven Russians, One Ukrainian Near Nigeria
    Feb09

    Pirates Kidnap Seven Russians, One Ukrainian Near Nigeria

    Pirates have kidnapped seven Russians and one Ukrainian after attacking a cargo ship off the Nigerian coast. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NSI: Bulgaria’s exports to non-EU countries dwindle
    Feb09

    NSI: Bulgaria’s exports to non-EU countries dwindle

    In 2016 Bulgaria’s exports to non-EU countries decreased with 5.9% as compared to 2015 and amounted to nearly EUR 7.5 billion, the National Statistical Institute informs. Turkey, China, Macedonia, Serbia, the Russian Federation and the USA are Bulgaria’s biggest non-EU trade partners. 49% of Bulgaria’s export to non-EU countries...

    The Morning Vertical, February 9, 2017
    Feb09

    The Morning Vertical, February 9, 2017

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

    Kremlin: no Ukraine ‘deal’ with US possible
    Feb09

    Kremlin: no Ukraine ‘deal’ with US possible

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman is rejecting suggestions that the Kremlin and the Trump Administration may try to negotiate a deal over the war in eastern Ukraine.Last week saw a surge in fighting between… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Bulgaria’s Trade with Non-EU Countries Dipped in 2016
    Feb09

    Bulgaria’s Trade with Non-EU Countries Dipped in 2016

    Exports to third countries shrank by 5.9% in 2016 compared to the previous year, national statistics show.The amount exported for that time was BGN 14.957 B, with Turkey, China, Macedonia, Serbia, Russia and the US being the main non-EU partners for Bulgarian goods, according to preliminary data of the National Statistical Institute (NSI).These...

    Were the signatures calling for the 2016 Ukraine referendum genuine?
    Feb09

    Were the signatures calling for the 2016 Ukraine referendum genuine?

    The government does not know whether the 427,000 signatures calling for the controversial 2016 referendum on the Ukraine-EU trade treaty… …read more Source:...