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    World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations holds annual meeting in Kyiv
    Oct21

    World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations holds annual meeting in Kyiv

    TORONTO – The annual meeting of the World Federation of Ukrainian Women’s Organizations (WFUWO) was held on August 21-23 in Kyiv, coinciding with the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence. However, the celebration was clouded by the fact that this anniversary was being marked at a time when there was growing military aggression...

    Africa in the dock at the International Criminal Court
    Oct21

    Africa in the dock at the International Criminal Court

    The International Criminal Court (ICC) in the Dutch city of The Hague © ANP/AFP/File / Martijn BeekmanTHE HAGUE, Netherlands, Oct 21 – The International Criminal Court — dealt a blow Friday with South Africa’s decision to withdraw from the tribunal — has launched nine investigations in eight African countries since its establishment in...

    EU set for ‘dirty Brexit’
    Oct21

    EU set for ‘dirty Brexit’

    Forget hard Brexit or soft Brexit, European officials have been instructed to prepare for a “dirty Brexit.” Theresa May had hoped to use her first European Council meeting to prepare for smooth divorce negotiations early next year. But EU leaders were not in a cooperative mood. The U.K. prime minister’s confrontational Conservative Party...

    A rare opportunity to hear the renowned Kyiv Chamber Choir
    Oct21

    A rare opportunity to hear the renowned Kyiv Chamber Choir

    TORONTO – From October 28 to November 6, the award-winning Kyiv Chamber Choir and their conductor/founder Mykola Hobdych will present nine concerts – one of the highlights of their 25th anniversary year. For the first time, the choir will perform in Chicago, Boston and Cleveland. By popular demand, the choristers are returning for concerts in […]...

    Minsk to host ministerial consultations on cooperation of CIS with EU, NATO
    Oct21

    Minsk to host ministerial consultations on cooperation of CIS with EU, NATO

    The participants will discuss the trade and economic impact of the association agreements of Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine with the EU and of the comprehensive free trade area with the EU for the CIS FTA. …read more Source:...

    Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final
    Oct21

    Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova makes Kremlin Cup final

    MOSCOW (AP) — Top-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova beat fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 6-1, 6-7 (2), 6-4 in the Kremlin Cup semifinals on… …read more Source:...

    Crimea Officials Tout for Business in Serbia
    Oct21

    Crimea Officials Tout for Business in Serbia

    A delegation from the region controversially annexed by Russia is visiting Serbia and urging businesses to invest despite EU sanctions. …read more Source: Balkan...

    Guardiola: Aguero and Kompany staying at Man City
    Oct21

    Guardiola: Aguero and Kompany staying at Man City

    Kompany has struggled with injuries in recent seasons while Aguero has often been linked with a return to Spain. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola on Friday rejected speculation star Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero and injury-plagued club captain Vincent Kompany are not part of his long-term plans.Neither player started in City’s 4-0...

    Russian Journalist’s Intimidation Campaign Drives Family Into Hiding
    Oct21

    Russian Journalist’s Intimidation Campaign Drives Family Into Hiding

    Russian journalist Dmitry Steshin has prompted the closure of a St. Petersburg restaurant and sent its chef into hiding by taking to Twitter to attack the chef’s criticism of a top separatist commander in Ukraine who was killed this week. Now he has a young man in Voronezh in the crosshairs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Russia, Azerbaijan and Europe
    Oct21

    Russia, Azerbaijan and Europe

    Our sworn friend Russia and that much sworn enemies are in active socializations. A few days ago presidents of Russia and Turkey signed a document, the so-called “Turkish flow” on construction of a gas pipeline. Agreements between the two countries around this gas pipeline have been reached right after Europe stated that it would attempt to...