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    Turkey seeks extradition of German citizen in Ukraine – media
    Oct18

    Turkey seeks extradition of German citizen in Ukraine – media

    A German man has been detained in Ukraine on an Interpol arrest warrant, according to reports. Turkey claims he was involved in two murders but Germany previously denied his extradition over “serious doubts” in the case. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine anti-graft protesters clash with riot police
    Oct18

    Ukraine anti-graft protesters clash with riot police

    Demonstrators demanding major anti-corruption reforms vow to stay put, setting up tents in Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Vigen Kocharyan: Law on "Prevention of family violence and protection  of persons subjected to family violence" aims at preserving Armenian  families
    Oct18

    Vigen Kocharyan: Law on "Prevention of family violence and protection  of persons subjected to family violence" aims at preserving Armenian  families

    ArmInfo.On October 17, the National Assembly of Armenia held hearings on the draft law “On preventing family violence and protection of persons subjected to family violence” with the participation of representatives of authorized structures, public organizations and legislators. Introducing the bill, Deputy Minister of Justice Vigen...

    Ukraine’s Combat Veterans Dig in for the War Against Corruption
    Oct18

    Ukraine’s Combat Veterans Dig in for the War Against Corruption

    KYIV, Ukraine—Thousands of protesters massed in front of Ukraine’s parliament building Tuesday, underscoring a simmering level of frustration among Ukrainians—particularly the country’s war veterans—with the slow pace of anti-corruption reforms that has persisted since the 2014 revolution. According to initial estimates,...

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’
    Oct18

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’

    “Petilura was anything but an honest man. He was a cruel barbarian, indisputably responsible for pogroms in which 35,000-40,000 Jews were murdered.” …read more Source: The Jewish...

    Latvian cabinet approves enlarged Ukraine OSCE observer mission
    Oct17

    Latvian cabinet approves enlarged Ukraine OSCE observer mission

    On 17 October, the Latvian Cabinet of Ministers made a decision on the appointment of two Latvian civilian experts to the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a release. …read more Source:...

    Protesters In Kyiv Demand Electoral Reforms
    Oct17

    Protesters In Kyiv Demand Electoral Reforms

    Thousands of opposition protesters demonstrated in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, to demand reforms to the electoral system and new anticorruption measures. Minor scuffles were reported in front of the parliament building during the mainly peaceful protest. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian Propaganda In Germany: More Effective Than You Think
    Oct17

    Russian Propaganda In Germany: More Effective Than You Think

    In the wake of the September 2017 German elections, many observers have been puzzled by the seeming absence of Russian interference in such a high-stakes European race. A representative New York Times headline posed the question most directly: “Why no Russian meddling”?In 2015 and 2016, Russian activity in Germany had followed the same toolkit...

    Saakashvili leads mass anti-government rally in Ukrainian capital
    Oct17

    Saakashvili leads mass anti-government rally in Ukrainian capital

    Former Georgian president and Ukrainian governor Mikhail Saakashvili has led a mass anti-government rally in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. …read more Source: Iran...

    This Video Shows What Happens if Washington, D.C. Is Attacked with Nuclear Weapons
    Oct17

    This Video Shows What Happens if Washington, D.C. Is Attacked with Nuclear Weapons

    Harry J. Kazianis Security, It would be hell. While we all can certainly debate what is or isn’t a modern-day existential threat in its present form, we can all certainly agree terrorists and also lesser capable nation-states (consider impoverished North Korea, who has an economy smaller than Ethiopia, for example) are able to develop...