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    At UN, Trump Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ of North Korea
    Sep20

    At UN, Trump Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ of North Korea

    UNITED NATIONS – President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the “total destruction'” of North Korea if the nation’s “Rocket man” leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North...

    At UN, Trump Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ of North Korea
    Sep20

    At UN, Trump Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ of North Korea

    UNITED NATIONS – President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the “total destruction'” of North Korea if the nation’s “Rocket man” leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North...

    Foreign reporters remark upon openness of Belarusian-Russian army exercise Zapad 2017
    Sep20

    Foreign reporters remark upon openness of Belarusian-Russian army exercise Zapad 2017

    About 50 reporters from Ukraine, Germany, France, the UK, the USA, Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia came to the Domanovo army exercise area to cover the second stage of the Zapad 2017 exercise. Nora Thorp Bjornstad from Norway was one of them. …read more Source:...

    CPJ calls on Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to reaffirm his commitment to ensuring journalists’ safety
    Sep20

    CPJ calls on Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to reaffirm his commitment to ensuring journalists’ safety

    September 18, 2017 His Excellency Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine Bankova st, 11 Kiev, Ukraine Sent via e-mail and facsimile: [email protected];[email protected]; +380 44 255 6161 Dear President Poroshenko, We at the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), an independent press freedom … …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili Arrives In Kyiv
    Sep20

    Saakashvili Arrives In Kyiv

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region and former president of Georgia, arrived in Kyiv vowing to challenge the revocation of his Ukrainian citizenship. He told supporters the Ukrainian authorities were trying to prevent him from mounting a legal challenge to the decision, which was announced by President Petro...

    Kremlin: US Lethal Weapons Supplies to Ukraine Won’t Promote Stability
    Sep20

    Kremlin: US Lethal Weapons Supplies to Ukraine Won’t Promote Stability

    TEHRAN (FNA)- The Kremlin said on Tuesday that possible supplies of lethal weapons to Ukraine by the United States will not promote stability in Eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Fars News...

    Legislative changes to ease hiring of highly skilled experts outside EU
    Sep20

    Legislative changes to ease hiring of highly skilled experts outside EU

    Legislative changes are being prepared, aiming to ease the hiring of highly skilled experts from countries outside the EU – the so-called Blue Card, used by such experts to work in Bulgaria. The card is proposed to be available for any occupation and to be issued for four years instead of one, Vice Premier Valeri Simeonov voiced to public. The...

    Criticism Or Terrorism? Jailed For A Like
    Sep20

    Criticism Or Terrorism? Jailed For A Like

    Dozens of Russian citizens have been imprisoned in recent years for their social-media activities. This is the story of one of them, a blogger who was jailed for expressing his views on Russia’s military involvement in Syria. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Wolverines! Rocky! … Comrade Detective?
    Sep20

    Wolverines! Rocky! … Comrade Detective?

    The first episode of Comrade Detective opens with producer and star Channing Tatum sitting in a movie theater with journalist Jon Ronson. They are gathered to present a forgotten treasure from an even more forgotten time, which took over two decades to find, in a continent-spanning search, and obtained “with the cooperation of five international...

    Ukraine Readies New High Court as Reforms Take Hold, Justice Minister Says
    Sep20

    Ukraine Readies New High Court as Reforms Take Hold, Justice Minister Says

    Ukraine could have a new Supreme Court installed by next month as part of judicial reforms aimed at rooting out corruption, Ukraine’s Justice Minister Pavlo Petrenko said Tuesday. “I think from October the new Supreme Court will start working,” Petrenko told Reuters in an interview at the Concordia Annual Summit in New York....