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    Ukraine Claims Rebels Boast More Artillery and Tanks Than Germany
    Oct24

    Ukraine Claims Rebels Boast More Artillery and Tanks Than Germany

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko has warned that Russian-backed rebels in his country’s east boast more artillery, tanks and armored vehicles than Germany’s armed forces, Ukrainian state news agency Ukrinform reported Sunday. Although there are no official figures for the arsenal held by militants in east Ukraine, Poroshenko cited...

    Emiratis to get visa on arrival in Ukraine
    Oct24

    Emiratis to get visa on arrival in Ukraine

    Entry visas can be obtained at three main airports …read more Source: Gulf...

    Petro Poroshenko Told Vladimir Putin to Halt Fire At Ukraine
    Oct24

    Petro Poroshenko Told Vladimir Putin to Halt Fire At Ukraine

    Ukraine’s president Petro Poroshenko told his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin “you should just stop shooting” in a heated exchange last week, it has emerged. The two met in Berlin, where they were joined by French president Francois Hollande and German chancellor Angela Merkel, in the so-called Normandy format—the name given to the...

    Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats
    Oct24

    Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats

    KIEV (Reuters) – The prime minister urged his cabinet colleagues to be brave enough to do it, saying it was like shutting one’s eyes before parachuting out of a plane. The post Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats appeared first on LIBYA TODAY. …read more Source: Libya...

    Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats
    Oct24

    Time to declare: Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats

    KIEV (Reuters) – The prime minister urged his cabinet colleagues to be brave enough to do it, saying it was like shutting one’s eyes before parachuting out of a plane. …read more Source:...

    Russians Test Bomb Shelters, Gas Masks Amid Rising Tensions With West
    Oct24

    Russians Test Bomb Shelters, Gas Masks Amid Rising Tensions With West

    Russian officials have upgraded bomb shelters in large cities in the country and tested gas masks, as tensions between Moscow and Western powers including the United States have continued to escalate. Recent civil defense drills incorporated measures to protect against nuclear and chemical threats, evidence of preparation for the survival of...

    McMullin’s Dreadfully Conventional Hawkishness
    Oct24

    McMullin’s Dreadfully Conventional Hawkishness

    I haven’t taken Evan McMullin’s independent bid for president seriously because it began so late in the year with a complete unknown for a candidate, and I still don’t think it will amount to much. However, because there is a nontrivial chance that he could win some electoral votes by carrying Utah, and because some readers have...

    13 footballers playing for foreign clubs invoted to Armenian National team
    Oct24

    13 footballers playing for foreign clubs invoted to Armenian National team

    The Armenian national team will play is set to face Montenegro on November 11 in a 2018 qualifier. Armenia head coach Artur Petrosyan has announced the list of playersplaying for foreign clubs, invited for the training campaign: Levon Airapetyan, Paykan F.C. (Iran) Hrayr Mkoyan, FC Esteghlal (Iran) Varazdat Haroyan, Padideh F.C. (Iran) Taron...

    Poland accuses Egypt of selling warships to Russia for $1
    Oct24

    Poland accuses Egypt of selling warships to Russia for $1

    Poland’s defence minister has accused Egypt of selling two French-made Mistral warships to Russia for just $1. Antoni Macierewicz accused Egypt of the sale during a parliamentary debate last week. Macierewicz later told reporters he was information of the sale “from good sources”, but did not reveal anything further. “If Egypt would now...

    Trial Begins For Kazakh Citizen Suspected Of Fighting Alongside Separatists In Ukraine
    Oct24

    Trial Begins For Kazakh Citizen Suspected Of Fighting Alongside Separatists In Ukraine

    The trial of a Kazakh citizen suspected of fighting alongside Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine started in Kazakhstan on October 24. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...