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    Belarus expects official apology from Ukraine for forced return of Belavia aircraft
    Oct24

    Belarus expects official apology from Ukraine for forced return of Belavia aircraft

    On 22 October, Belarus’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned Charge d’affaires of Ukraine to Belarus Valery Dzhigun. The head of the Ukrainian diplomatic mission was given a note of protest to the Ukrainian authorities over the forced return of the aircraft that was performing a regular flight V2-840 on the route Kiev-Minsk on 21...

    Armenian singer Hovig Demirdjian to represent Cyprus at Eurovision 2017
    Oct24

    Armenian singer Hovig Demirdjian to represent Cyprus at Eurovision 2017

    Young heartthrob Hovig Demirdjian will represent Cyprus at next year’s Eurovision song contest to be held in Kiev, Ukraine on May 9-13, the Cyprus Mail reports. State broadcaster CyBC, a member of the EBU network that hosts the annual song contest in the previous year’s winning country, said that it had chosen the young singer...

    Tennis: Irina Bara wins ITF tournament doubles event in Sharm El Sheikh
    Oct24

    Tennis: Irina Bara wins ITF tournament doubles event in Sharm El Sheikh

    The pairing made up of Romanian tennis player Irina Maria Bara and Ukrainian Alona Fomina won the doubles event in the ITF tournament of Sharm El Sheikh (Egypt), with total prizes worth 100,000 dollars. …read more Source:...

    Samba, rumba, cha-cha-cha
    Oct24

    Samba, rumba, cha-cha-cha

    Partaking in the competitions were 370 dance couples from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine and Lithuania. …read more Source:...

    Astana Pyramid Celebrates 10 Years
    Oct24

    Astana Pyramid Celebrates 10 Years

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – The Palace of Peace and Harmony, a unique building symbolising the friendship, unity and accord of all the nationalities living in Kazakhstan, recently celebrated its 10th anniversary. Throughout the years, the building has taken a worthy place among the...

    Kazakh, Turkish Foreign Ministers Discuss Partnership in Almaty
    Oct24

    Kazakh, Turkish Foreign Ministers Discuss Partnership in Almaty

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu co-chaired the third session of the Joint Strategic Planning Group Oct. 20 in Almaty. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (L) and Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan...

    Kazakh Mountaineering Legend Coaches New Generation of Alpinists
    Oct24

    Kazakh Mountaineering Legend Coaches New Generation of Alpinists

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Sport climbing has been officially included in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The Kazakh Mountaineering and Climbing Federation has received Olympic status and will now begin preparing athletes to participate in the Games. Photo: tourism.kzpi.kz The Astana...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Oct. 24, 2016
    Oct24

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Oct. 24, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That Was The Mosul Offensive BeginsThe long-awaited Mosul...

    Get ready for Merkexit
    Oct24

    Get ready for Merkexit

    Brexit might be the biggest challenge European leaders may be facing in the coming year. But it’s not the only one. The turmoil in the United Kingdom has overshadowed the possibility of another dramatic exit from the European scene — if German Chancellor Angela Merkel decides not to run for a fourth term. Although Merkel is still likely to...

    Peace Through Trump?
    Oct24

    Peace Through Trump?

    Donald Trump played a wily capitalistic trick on his Republican opponents in the primary fights this year—he served an underserved market. By now it’s a cliché that Trump, while on his way to the GOP nomination, tapped into an unnoticed reservoir of right-of-center opinion on domestic and economic concerns—namely, the populist-nationalists...