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    In Moscow’s grip, Crimea holds first vote to Russian parliament
    Sep15

    In Moscow’s grip, Crimea holds first vote to Russian parliament

    Shaded by cypress trees on Crimea’s Black Sea shore, a group of locals watch as folk singers in tall headdresses boom out a patriotic song about Russia with the lyrics: “I have no other motherland.” A picture taken on September 10, 2016 in the main Crimean city of Simferopol shows people walking next to an election billboard for the United...

    Ukraine Rebels Break Latest Ceasefire Vow and Open Fire 50 Times, Say Defense Forces
    Sep15

    Ukraine Rebels Break Latest Ceasefire Vow and Open Fire 50 Times, Say Defense Forces

    Ukraine’s defense forces near the rebel-held east of the country have accused Russian-backed fighters of opening fire 50 times on Wednesday, including the use of artillery fire. The two militant groups in Ukraine’s Donetsk and Luhansk regions called for an end to hostilities starting at midnight on Thursday morning. This is despite...

    Oliver Stone to Release Vladimir Putin Film in 2017
    Sep15

    Oliver Stone to Release Vladimir Putin Film in 2017

    U.S. film director and political commentator Oliver Stone has announced he is working on a documentary about Russian President Vladimir Putin that will be released next year. The Oscar winner told Russian pro-government tabloid Komsomolskaya Pravda that his planned film about Putin “should be screened next year.” He also announced that his...

    Both sides report violations of cease-fire in Ukraine
    Sep15

    Both sides report violations of cease-fire in Ukraine

    Separatist rebels and government troops are both reporting violations of a cease-fire that was supposed to begin in eastern Ukraine at midnight on Wednesday. …read more Source: USA...

    Putin ordered half Ukraine seized
    Sep15

    Putin ordered half Ukraine seized

    Ukraine intelligence service publish telephone intercepts revealing a Moscow plot to seize half the country. …read more Source: THE...

    Stepanakert: Nagorno-Karabakh is willing to cooperate with the UN in  every possible way  
    Sep15

    Stepanakert: Nagorno-Karabakh is willing to cooperate with the UN in  every possible way  

    ArmInfo. The Nagorno-Karabakh Republic is willing to cooperate with the UN in every possible way, NKR President’s Spokesperson David Babayan has told ArmInfo’s correspondent, when responding to the criticism of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights regarding the lack of opportunity to visit the Karabakh conflict zone starting from...

    French, German FMs make first visit to war-torn east Ukraine
    Sep15

    French, German FMs make first visit to war-torn east Ukraine

    The German and French foreign ministers on Thursday made their first visit to Ukraine’s war-torn east since the beginning of the conflict between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in April 2014. …read more Source: Radio France...

    Steinmeier makes first visit to war-torn east Ukraine
    Sep15

    Steinmeier makes first visit to war-torn east Ukraine

    The German and French foreign ministers on Thursday made their first visit to Ukraine’s war-torn east since the beginning of the conflict between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in April 2014. …read more Source: The Local...

    German, French FMs Visit War-torn East Ukraine
    Sep15

    German, French FMs Visit War-torn East Ukraine

    The German and French foreign ministers on Thursday made their first visit to Ukraine’s war-torn east since the beginning of the conflict between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in April 2014. Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault arrived in Kramatorsk, a city controlled by the Ukrainian army. Both...

    German, French Ministers Visit Eastern Ukraine
    Sep15

    German, French Ministers Visit Eastern Ukraine

    The German and French foreign ministers have made their first visit to eastern Ukraine since the start of the conflict between government forces and Russia-backed separatists in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...