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    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery in Ukraine where some Poles are buried. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin denounced the vandals’ action Wednesday at the Bykivnia … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Selective Revanchist Recognition: Trump, Crimea and the South China Sea
    Jan25

    Selective Revanchist Recognition: Trump, Crimea and the South China Sea

    On the South China Sea, the Trump administration seems to be taking a hard line. No so on the issue of Crimea. …read more Source: The...

    Council of Europe decries rising attacks against media
    Jan25

    Council of Europe decries rising attacks against media

    STRASBOURG, France: The Council of Europe on Tuesday voiced concern at the rising levels of violence against journalists throughout the continent, notably in Turkey and Russia. The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) adopted a resolution decrying “the many cases of serious threats to media freedom in Europe,” highlighting the...

    Why Hawkish Critiques of Obama Fall Flat
    Jan25

    Why Hawkish Critiques of Obama Fall Flat

    Emma M. Ashford Security, Americas We may well miss him when he’s gone. Poor President Obama. The forty-fourth president may have left office with high approval ratings, but his foreign-policy choices are still being disparaged by commentators from all sides of the political spectrum. Indeed, it’s hard to find a positive article...

    Nepal presents documents to WTO after ratifying Trade Facilitation Agreement
    Jan25

    Nepal presents documents to WTO after ratifying Trade Facilitation Agreement

    …read more Source: The Himalayan...

    Belarusian Ambassador to Armenia urged to refrain from hasty  conclusions related to extradition of Russian blog writer Lapshin to  Azerbaijan
    Jan25

    Belarusian Ambassador to Armenia urged to refrain from hasty  conclusions related to extradition of Russian blog writer Lapshin to  Azerbaijan

    ArmInfo.Belarusian Ambassador to Armenia Igor Nazaruk urged to refrain from hasty conclusions related to Minsk court decision on extradition of Russian blog writer Alexander Lapshin to Azerbaijan for visiting Nagorno Karabakh. “Haste makes waste”, the Belarusian diplomat told journalists on January 25 on the sidelines of...

    Armenia ranked among authoritarian states
    Jan25

    Armenia ranked among authoritarian states

    Today (January 25), the British influential “Economist Intelligence Unit” consulting company has published its annual report on democracy. The report bearing the title “Democracy Index: Revenge of the “deplorables” also addresses the democracy index in Armenia for last year. “Back, Armenia” In 2015, the same “Economist Intelligence Unit”, in its...

    China dismisses reports of missiles deployment aimed at US
    Jan25

    China dismisses reports of missiles deployment aimed at US

    Beijing, Jan 25 (PTI) Amid reports of China deploying long range intercontinental ballistic missiles near Russian border with the aim to be able to reach targets in the US, Beijing today said it was just a “speculation spread online”. When asked by a Russian journalist about the reports, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said,...

    Syrian rebels release two Ukrainian hostages
    Jan25

    Syrian rebels release two Ukrainian hostages

    A Syrian opposition group has released a Ukrainian couple following three years of captivity. In 2013, O. M. (43) and N. M. (38) — their full names have not been released — reportedly entered Syria illegally. They were finally released earlier this week in Syria’s northwestern city of Idlib, due largely to the efforts of the...

    Lawyer For Crimean Tatar Activist Umerov Forcibly Detained
    Jan25

    Lawyer For Crimean Tatar Activist Umerov Forcibly Detained

    A Russian lawyer who is defending a prominent Crimean Tatar activist was forcibly detained and taken to a Federal Security Service (FSB) office in Russia-controlled Crimea on January 25. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...