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    Tajikistan conducts negotiations with Interpol member nations over extradition of IRPT leader
    Jul22

    Tajikistan conducts negotiations with Interpol member nations over extradition of IRPT leader

    DUSHANBE, July 22, 2016, Asia-Plus – Tajikistan is currently conducting negotiations with Interpol member nations over extradition of Muhiddin Kabiri, the leader of the banned Islamic Revival Party of Tajikistan (IRPT), Tajik Interior Minister Ramazon Rahimzoda told reporters in Dushanbe on July 22. “There are Tajik nationals detained in Russia,...

    Ukrainians pay respects to journalist killed in car bombing
    Jul22

    Ukrainians pay respects to journalist killed in car bombing

    Fellow journalists say death of Pavel Sheremet in Kiev this week was a ‘monstrous blow’Hundreds of Ukrainians have paid their respects to a prominent journalist who died in a car bombing in Kiev this week, queueing to lay flowers at an open casket. Pavel Sheremet’s killing on Wednesday sent shockwaves through the Ukrainian media...

    Victor Ambartsumian International Science Prize not to be awarded this year
    Jul22

    Victor Ambartsumian International Science Prize not to be awarded this year

    The Victor Ambartsumian International Science Prize will not be awarded will not be awarded this year as the Steering Committee says there was no reliable nominee among the candidates to fit all conditions for the Prize. Ambartsumian International Science Prize has been established by the President of Armenia in 2009 and at present is one of the...

    The Morning Vertical, July 22, 2016
    Jul22

    The Morning Vertical, July 22, 2016

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

    V.Ambartsumian International Science Prize 2016 will not be Awarded
    Jul22

    V.Ambartsumian International Science Prize 2016 will not be Awarded

    V.Ambartsumian International Science Prize has been established by the President of Armenia in 2009 and at present is one of the important awards in astronomy/astrophysics and related sciences. It is being awarded to outstanding scientists from any country and nationality having significant contribution in science. The Prize totals USD 500,000...

    Hundreds come to bid farewell to slain journalist in Ukraine
    Jul22

    Hundreds come to bid farewell to slain journalist in Ukraine

    Colleagues and others gather at the coffin of Pavel Sheremet to pay their respects at his memorial ceremony in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, July 22, 2016. Photo: AP/File MOSCOW: Hundreds of local residents and journalists on Friday came to pay their respects to a prominent journalist who died in a car bombing in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev earlier...

    Top Obama aide to take call for South China Sea calm to Beijing
    Jul22

    Top Obama aide to take call for South China Sea calm to Beijing

    WASHINGTON: US National Security Adviser Susan Rice will urge Beijing next week to avoid escalation in the South China Sea when she makes the highest-level US visit to China since an international court rejected its sweeping claims to the strategic waterway. Even as Washington has sought to keep a lid on the situation, Rice – in an interview with...

    Polish MPs adopt resolution calling 1940s massacre genocide
    Jul22

    Polish MPs adopt resolution calling 1940s massacre genocide

    The Polish parliament on Friday adopted a resolution declaring 11 July a National Day of Remembrance of Victims of Genocide perpetrated by Ukrainian nationalists against Poles during World War II. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    The Daily Vertical: Damned If I Do, Damned If You Don’t
    Jul22

    The Daily Vertical: Damned If I Do, Damned If You Don’t

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Day after shutdown, KickassTorrents up and running again
    Jul22

    Day after shutdown, KickassTorrents up and running again

    Not even 24 hours had passed since US authorities had shut down one of the largest torrent websites — Kickasstorrents or KAT — and arrested its owner Artem Vaulin from Poland, and KAT was already making a comeback. IsoHunt, another major torrent website, has restored a mirror of the original KAT website with identical design and a somewhat...