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    Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner
    Aug24

    Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner

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    Defense minister Hanso: Estonian special forces have done excellent job in Ukraine
    Aug24

    Defense minister Hanso: Estonian special forces have done excellent job in Ukraine

    Estonian Minister of Defense Hannes Hanso visited members of the Estonian special operations forces who are currently in Ukraine training members of a Ukrainian special forces regiment, and received a thorough overview of the Estonian soldiers’ service in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia, Germany, France express concerns over fighting in Eastern Ukraine
    Aug24

    Russia, Germany, France express concerns over fighting in Eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW, Russia – German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Russian President Vladimir Putin have expressed concerns about the increased violence in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Big News...

    What the doyen of the advertising world is worried about
    Aug24

    What the doyen of the advertising world is worried about

    Sir Martin Sorrell, chief executive of the British advertising conglomerate WPP, gave his assessment of the economic and political forces affecting the advertising industry in the company’s latest financial results on Wednesday. The upshot: Companies are still being super-cautious because of a “cocktail” of economic, political and business...

    Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner
    Aug24

    Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner

    For more than three years, lobbyist Jim Slattery worked in Washington to secure the release in Ukraine of the imprisoned political rival of the country’s then-president. He said the work was sometimes harder than expected. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Crimea’s champagne makers hope to recreate the Soviet glory days
    Aug24

    Crimea’s champagne makers hope to recreate the Soviet glory days

    Since the Russian annexation local vineyards have been capitalising on gaps in the market triggered by western sanctionsIt was once the “Coca-Cola of the Soviet Union”, a homegrown luxury promoted by Josef Stalin as a promise of the supposed abundance soon to come to the USSR. Now, more than 80 years since Stalin’s “invention” of Soviet...

    Putin agrees to discuss Ukraine conflict with Hollande and Merkel at G-20 in China
    Aug24

    Putin agrees to discuss Ukraine conflict with Hollande and Merkel at G-20 in China

    Russia said President Vladimir Putin will hold talks on the conflict in Ukraine with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French leader Francois Hollande at the Group of 20 summit in China, after the biggest diplomatic showdown since a peace deal was signed 18 months ago. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Lukashenko sends Independence Day greetings to Ukraine
    Aug24

    Lukashenko sends Independence Day greetings to Ukraine

    “Many-year productive cooperation of the Republic of Belarus and Ukraine relies on respect, support, and mutual interest in the enhancement of kind and friendly relations,” the message of greetings reads. …read more Source:...

    President Rouhani felicitates Ukraine counterpart on National Day
    Aug24

    President Rouhani felicitates Ukraine counterpart on National Day

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    25 years with the Soviet Union, 25 without. We want to hear your stories
    Aug24

    25 years with the Soviet Union, 25 without. We want to hear your stories

    We’re looking for people who have had the unique experience of living at least half their lives under the USSR By the summer of 1991 it was clear that the Soviet empire’s days were numbered. After widespread shortages of food and other supplies, rising nationalism and demands for independence across Central Asia, a coup against leader...