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    Ukraine launches joint military drills with NATO
    Jun27

    Ukraine launches joint military drills with NATO

    Ukraine on Monday launched joint military exercises with the United States and a string of other NATO countries. …read more Source: Iran...

    U.S. Ambassador Says NATO Still ‘Most Effective Defensive Alliance’ Ever
    Jun27

    U.S. Ambassador Says NATO Still ‘Most Effective Defensive Alliance’ Ever

    The U.S. ambassador to Moscow says next week’s NATO Summit in Warsaw will bolster the western alliance’s defensive response to counter Russia’s aggression in Ukraine. In an interview with RFE/RL in the Russian capital on June 27, Ambassador John Tefft said that NATO remains the “most effective alliance man has ever put...

    US, NATO thumb noses at Russia with massive war games in Ukraine
    Jun27

    US, NATO thumb noses at Russia with massive war games in Ukraine

    Nearly 2,000 troops from the United States and NATO partners launched a massive military exercise in Ukraine Monday, the latest in a series of war games that NATO officials say would simulate counterattacks against “Russian aggression.” …read more Source: FOX...

    Belarusians recommended against visiting Ukraine’s Izmail
    Jun27

    Belarusians recommended against visiting Ukraine’s Izmail

    Travel companies are strongly advised to inform the citizens of Belarus going to Odessa Oblast about the outbreak of intestinal infections in the region, the existing risk of getting infected and the need to observe all the hygienic rules. …read more Source:...

    Russia harassing U.S. diplomats by reportedly entering their homes, moving furniture and defecating on the carpet
    Jun27

    Russia harassing U.S. diplomats by reportedly entering their homes, moving furniture and defecating on the carpet

    Ever since the 2014 Russian intervention in Ukraine — and ensuing sanctions imposed by the U.S. — the acts of intimidation have increased significantly …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Foreigners spent PLN 8.72 bln on shopping in Poland in Q1 – GUS
    Jun27

    Foreigners spent PLN 8.72 bln on shopping in Poland in Q1 – GUS

    In Q1 2016, foreigners spent PLN 8.72 billion on goods and services in Poland, that means a 3.8 percent y/y increase, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reports. Meanwhile, Poles spent only PLN 3.82 billion abroad (4.7 percent y/y increase). According to the statement, Germans spent the most money (47.6 percent of the total amount). Second...

    Probably Russia Proposed Azerbaijan to Involve in EEU to Put Forward its Economic Borders before Iran and Azerbaijan Demanded Artsakh: Hrant Melik-Shanazaryan
    Jun27

    Probably Russia Proposed Azerbaijan to Involve in EEU to Put Forward its Economic Borders before Iran and Azerbaijan Demanded Artsakh: Hrant Melik-Shanazaryan

    Political scientist Hrant Melik-Shahnazaryan applying to Russian analysts, who claimed that Turkey instigated the April war, and Russia only intends to establish peace, told at today’s discussion, “You say, that Turkey brings war to the region, and Russia brings peace. It’s painful to realize that Russia perceived it only after Turkey...

    Over 100 Lithuanians with families move to Lithuania from Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Jun27

    Over 100 Lithuanians with families move to Lithuania from Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    Over 100 people have moved to Lithuania under the government’s programme for the relocation of Ukrainians of Lithuanian origin and their fam…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine launches joint military drills with NATO
    Jun27

    Ukraine launches joint military drills with NATO

    Ukraine on Monday launched joint military exercises with the United States and a string of other NATO countries as tensions with Moscow remain high over the pro-Kremlin insurgency in the country’s east. The annual Rapid Trident military exercises, taking place in the western Ukrainian city of Yavoriv until July 8, involve some 1,800...

    Jewish coach leads Colombia’s national soccer team to Copa victory
    Jun27

    Jewish coach leads Colombia’s national soccer team to Copa victory

    (JTA) — Colombia’s national soccer team coach Jose Pekerman led the team to third place on the winners’ podium at the Copa America Centenario. The Colombian team beat the United States 1-0 in the match to decide the 3rd and 4th places in the centennial edition of the tournament on Saturday at University of Phoenix Stadium. Sixteen...