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    Boufal leads Morocco Cup of Nations bid
    Jan04

    Boufal leads Morocco Cup of Nations bid

    Sofiane Boufal of English Premier League side Southampton will lead Morocco’s Africa Cup of Nations bid after being included in the 23-man squad named by coach Herve Renard on Tuesday. Juventus defender Mehdi Benatia, Monaco’s Nabil Dirar and Nordin Amrabat of Watford are some of the other key players for the Atlas Lions. However,...

    Ukraine moves to blacklist Le Pen over Crimea comments
    Jan04

    Ukraine moves to blacklist Le Pen over Crimea comments

    KIEV – Ukraine indicated on Wednesday it would bar French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen from entering the country after comments she made that appeared to legitimize Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. Kiev is nervous about the… …read more Source:...

    Three Israelis suspected of vandalizing Jesus statue in Uman
    Jan04

    Three Israelis suspected of vandalizing Jesus statue in Uman

    Three Israeli youths, including two brothers, are accused of vandalizing a statue of Jesus on the cross in the city of Uman, Ukraine. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Ukraine moves to blacklist Le Pen over Crimea comments
    Jan04

    Ukraine moves to blacklist Le Pen over Crimea comments

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine indicated on Wednesday it would bar French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen from entering the country after comments she made that appeared to legitimize Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine moves to blacklist Le Pen over Crimea comments
    Jan04

    Ukraine moves to blacklist Le Pen over Crimea comments

    Ukraine indicated Wednesday it would bar French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen from entering the country after comments she made that appeared to legitimize Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014 …read more Source: The Daily...

    OSCE says displeased with ‘status quo’ in Ukraine conflict (AFP)
    Jan04

    OSCE says displeased with ‘status quo’ in Ukraine conflict (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, which has been monitoring the pro-Russian insurgency in eastern Ukraine, said Wednesday it was displeased with the “status quo” in the 32-month conflict. …read more Source: The West...

    Defusing conflicts, fighting radicalization and violent extremism: Austria’s priorities for 2017 OSCE Chairmanship
    Jan04

    Defusing conflicts, fighting radicalization and violent extremism: Austria’s priorities for 2017 OSCE Chairmanship

    OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Austria’s Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, highlighted three key challenges facing the Organization and its participating States as Austria took over as the 2017 OSCE Chairmanship: deplorable and complex crises and conflicts in the OSCE area, a fundamental lack of mutual trust and confidence, and an alarming...

    Iran Envoy Highlights Trade Opportunities in Ukraine
    Jan04

    Iran Envoy Highlights Trade Opportunities in Ukraine

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s ambassador to Ukraine highlighted the ample opportunities available for Iranian investors in the East European country, particularly in the agriculture sector. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Ukraine’s Security Service Calls for Travel Ban on Marine Le Pen
    Jan04

    Ukraine’s Security Service Calls for Travel Ban on Marine Le Pen

    Ukraine’s Security Service (SBU) is calling on the government to blacklist French nationalist leader Marine Le Pen and stop her entering the country after comments she made Tuesday about Russia’s annexation of Crimea. The French presidential candidate and leader of the far-right National Front party angered Kiev by claiming that she...

    Tennis: Raluca Olaru – Olga Savchuk battle into WTA Shenzhen doubles semifinals
    Jan04

    Tennis: Raluca Olaru – Olga Savchuk battle into WTA Shenzhen doubles semifinals

    The pairing of Romanian Raluca Olaru and Ukrainian Olga Savchuk on Wednesday valiantly battled their way into the semifinals of the WTA Shenzhen doubles tournament past China’s Chen Liang/Lu Jing-Jing 2-6, 7-6 (5), 14-12. …read more Source:...