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    Azerbaijan ranks the last line by the index of democracy.  Armenian experts’ report
    Nov30

    Azerbaijan ranks the last line by the index of democracy.  Armenian experts’ report

    The Center for European Studies presented the research on “Comparative Analysis of the Index of Democracy Level in the context of Human Rights and Democratization (Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, and Moldova)”. By the index of democracy, … …read more Source:...

    No breakthrough reached at Minsk talks on Ukraine: Lavrov
    Nov30

    No breakthrough reached at Minsk talks on Ukraine: Lavrov

    Lavrov says FMs of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany have failed to agree a roadmap on how to implement the Minsk peace deal in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    “We angered both EU and Russia – we’re doing it right”
    Nov30

    “We angered both EU and Russia – we’re doing it right”

    Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic says that by supporting its own territorial integrity and that of Ukraine, his country has angered “both the EU, and Russia.”Nikolic made the remarks on Tuesday in Prague, where he met with Czech President Milos Zeman, the Beta agency has reported. …read more Source:...

    What 6 Top Election Experts Are Saying About the Next Big Step for the 2016 Recount
    Nov30

    What 6 Top Election Experts Are Saying About the Next Big Step for the 2016 Recount

    Click here for reuse options! Wisconsin judge likes hand counts, but won’t order it under state law. A half-dozen of the nation’s top computer scientists who have spent years analyzing how electronic voting machines can malfunction or be hacked to alter vote counts have filed affidavits in the Wisconsin presidential recount in support...

    Belarus’ Chergeiko wins Polish Open KALIBER 2016
    Nov30

    Belarus’ Chergeiko wins Polish Open KALIBER 2016

    The Belarusian scored 208.9 points in the final, leaving behind Ukraine’s Sergei Kulish (207.8) and Peter Sidi of Hungary (185.1). …read more Source:...

    Cossack songs and Ugandan dance on UNESCO’s heritage list
    Nov30

    Cossack songs and Ugandan dance on UNESCO’s heritage list

    Ugandan traditional music, which is dying out partly because it requires materials from endangered species, has been placed on UNESCO’s protected “Intangible Cultural Heritage” list, along with Portuguese pottery and Ukrainian Cossack songs. A UNESCO world heritage committee, meeting in Addis Ababa Tuesday, decided to include Uganda’s...

    Speaking Truth With Loathing and Falsehood With Love
    Nov30

    Speaking Truth With Loathing and Falsehood With Love

    In the tsunami of hagiography following the death of Fidel Castro, one of the more fatuous statements came from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, son of pro-Castro Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau. Trudeau fils described Fidel Castro as a “remarkable leader” who “made significant improvements to the education and healthcare of his island...

    Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement
    Nov30

    Peace talks on Ukraine end without agreement

    Four-way talks on ending a separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine finished without a breakthrough on Tuesday, with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier declaring that “lip service” statements were not enough to achieve lasting peace. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Nuclear cover up: Chernobyl’s giant dome
    Nov30

    News24.com | Nuclear cover up: Chernobyl’s giant dome

    The new metal dome encasing Ukraine’s infamous Chernobyl nuclear power plant contains enough metal to build three Eiffel Towers with a few thousand tons to spare. …read more Source:...

    Massive Chernobyl shelter safely put over exploded reactor
    Nov30

    Massive Chernobyl shelter safely put over exploded reactor

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine — Workers completed a massive shelter over the Chernobyl nuclear plant’s exploded reactor on Tuesday, one of the most ambitious engineering projects in the world that one expert said had closed “a nuclear wound.” …read more Source: Pittsburgh...