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    Kyiv to host Eurovision 2017
    Sep09

    Kyiv to host Eurovision 2017

    Kyiv will host the 62nd Eurovision Song Contest in 2017, the European Broadcasting Union and the National Television Company of Ukraine (NTU) have revealed. The city fought off strong competition from Odesa and Dnipro to host the Eurovision Song Contest following Jamala’s win in Sweden this year with her song 1944. Jon Ola Sand, the...

    Russia announces creation of ‘self-sufficient military group’ in Crimea
    Sep09

    Russia announces creation of ‘self-sufficient military group’ in Crimea

    Kremlin says it has formed a force to guard against invasion of territory annexed from Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Russia bolsters military force in Crimea: Ifax
    Sep09

    Russia bolsters military force in Crimea: Ifax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has formed a “self-sufficient military group” in Crimea capable of repelling attempts to seize the peninsula, Interfax news agency quoted the Defence Ministry as saying on Friday. …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, September 9, 2016
    Sep09

    The Morning Vertical, September 9, 2016

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

    Crimea cannot be returned to Ukraine, Czech president says
    Sep09

    Crimea cannot be returned to Ukraine, Czech president says

    Ukraine cannot get back the Crimea peninsula, although Russia took it by annexation, Czech President Milos Zeman was quoted as saying …read more Source: The Daily...

    These are the friendliest countries in the world
    Sep09

    These are the friendliest countries in the world

    A new study has revealed that Taiwan is the best country in the world for expats, while Kuwait is the worst. The results come from a report by the online expat community InterNations, which looks at everything from quality of life and personal finance, to job satisfaction and ease of settling indices. More than 14,000 respondents representing 174...

    Russia bolsters military force in Crimea – Ifax
    Sep09

    Russia bolsters military force in Crimea – Ifax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has formed a “self-sufficient military group” in Crimea capable of repelling attempts to seize the peninsula, Interfax news agency quoted the Defence Ministry as saying on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine to discuss transportation tariff with Azerbaijan
    Sep09

    Ukraine to discuss transportation tariff with Azerbaijan

    The leadership of the Ukrainian Railways (Ukrzaliznytsia) intends to discuss with colleagues from Georgia and Azerbaijan through tariffs for cargo transportation on the territory of these countries in the framework of the project Silk Road. The statement was made by the Ukrainian Minister of Infrastructure Volodymyr Omelyan, RIA Novosti reported....

    Russian tourists return to Bulgaria
    Sep09

    Russian tourists return to Bulgaria

    In preliminary estimates the number of Russian tourist in Bulgaria this year is set to reach 550 – 600,000 compared to 484,000 in 2015 и 681,000 in 2013. This has become known after a meeting in the Black Sea resort of Albena of business delegations from the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of the Russian Federation with Bulgarian companies....

    Commentary: Any Vote Is A Vote For Putinism
    Sep09

    Commentary: Any Vote Is A Vote For Putinism

    It must be recognized that the Putin regime has nearly completed the transformation from a so-called hybrid regime to full-fledged totalitarianism, says Garry Kasparov. Using elections as a means of political struggle in a totalitarian regime is — by definition — impossible. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...