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    Belarus’ MFA comments on entry rules for DPR, LPR passport holders
    Feb23

    Belarus’ MFA comments on entry rules for DPR, LPR passport holders

    Belarus has received about 160,000 people from both sides of the so-called contact line. The Belarusian president signed Decree No. 420 on the stay of Ukrainian citizens in Belarus in August 2014 to help Ukrainian neighbors and friends and avoid any serious problems. …read more Source:...

    Yiddish-Cuban opera to premiere in Havana
    Feb23

    Yiddish-Cuban opera to premiere in Havana

    RIO DE JANEIRO (JTA) — A new opera based on an 86-year-old Yiddish poem about a Taino indigenous chief who resisted the Spanish invaders will have its premiere in Havana next month. “Hatuey: Memory of Fire,” will first be performed in Havana on March 3, reported the New York Times. Composed by Frank London of the Klezmatics, the opera, “Hatuey:...

    The Morning Vertical, February 23, 2017
    Feb23

    The Morning Vertical, February 23, 2017

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

    A New Home For The Abandoned Dogs Of Donbas
    Feb23

    A New Home For The Abandoned Dogs Of Donbas

    The conflict in Ukraine’s Donbas region has driven countless residents to flee, leaving behind their homes, possessions, and sometimes their pets. In the town of Maryinka, Larisa Tsybulnik takes in as many abandoned and injured dogs as she can manage, providing food and care to the animals stranded by war. (Artem Liutyi, RFE/RL’s...

    Brown Ideye: Nigerian player joins Mikel in China
    Feb23

    Brown Ideye: Nigerian player joins Mikel in China

    He will play alongside Super Eagles team-mate John Mikel Obi and Gabon international Malick Evouna. Brown Ideye has become the latest Nigerian to head to the Chinese Super League, after joining Tianjin Teda.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the 28-year-old has left Greek club Olympiakos to sign a three-year deal.He will play alongside...

    ‘There’s Enough Time to Change Everything’
    Feb23

    ‘There’s Enough Time to Change Everything’

    Last month, David Galernter, the pioneering Yale University computer scientist, met with Donald Trump to discuss the possibility of joining the White House staff. An article about the meeting in the Washington Post was headlined, “David Gelernter, fiercely anti-intellectual computer scientist, is being eyed for Trump’s science adviser.”It...

    Images projected on walls: Berlinale and the global political drama
    Feb23

    Images projected on walls: Berlinale and the global political drama

    What should be the role of an international film festival in these confusing and insecure times? Berlin’s recipe for addressing contemporary challenges This year there were additional controls at the entrance to the press centre of Berlin’s international film festival where the international jury press conference took place. Apart...

    Manafort faced blackmail attempt, hacks suggest
    Feb23

    Manafort faced blackmail attempt, hacks suggest

    A purported cyber hack of the daughter of political consultant Paul Manafort suggests that he was the victim of a blackmail attempt while he was serving as Donald Trump’s presidential campaign chairman last summer.The undated communications, which are allegedly from the iPhone of Manafort’s daughter, include a text that appears to...

    Bitter Harvest and the Bitter Present in Ukraine
    Feb23

    Bitter Harvest and the Bitter Present in Ukraine

    The Ukrainian term “Holodomor” has yet to enter the world’s genocide vocabulary, as “Shoah” and “Cambodia” and “Rwanda” have done. But we should hope that the world soon becomes as familiar with “the Holodomor” as it has with “the Holocaust”: not for the sake of a comparative wickedness contest and still less to deny the singular character...

    Ukraine to participate in EXPO-2017
    Feb23

    Ukraine to participate in EXPO-2017

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Ukraine has signed an agreement to participate in the international exhibition EXPO-2017 in Astana, Kazinform correspondent reports citing the secretariat of the EXPO-2017 Commissioner. …read more Source:...