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    Presidents of Azerbaijan and Ukraine
    May23

    Presidents of Azerbaijan and Ukraine

    Baku/23.05.16/Turan: In the framework of the World Humanitarian Summit held in Istanbul today took place a meeting of the Presidents of Ukraine and Azerbaijan – Ilham Aliyev and Peter Poroshenko. They discussed issues of preparation of the official visit to Azerbaijan Poroshenko. The parties agreed to hold a meeting of the intergovernmental...

    Armenian President attends ceremony of unveiling of Memorial to Marshal Hamazasp Babajanian
    May23

    Armenian President attends ceremony of unveiling of Memorial to Marshal Hamazasp Babajanian

    Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan attended today the ceremony of unveiling of the statue of the Hero of the USSR, Chief Marshal of the USSR armored troops Hamazasp Babajanian. The press office of the Armenian President reports that the memorial was opened in the public square adjacent to Babajanian Street in Avan administrative district of...

    Genesis Prize/JFN award grants $3.3M to programs for intermarried families
    May23

    Genesis Prize/JFN award grants $3.3M to programs for intermarried families

    Michael Douglas speaking at the announcement of the Genesis Generation Challenge winners at Bloomberg Philanthropies headquarters in New York City, April 28, 2015. (Flickr) (JTA) — Some 28 projects to increase outreach to intermarried families will receive funding under a matching grants program between the Jewish Funders Network and the Genesis...

    Syria: Terrorist bombings in Tartous and Jableh constitute serious escalation by Riyadh, Ankara, and Doha
    May23

    Syria: Terrorist bombings in Tartous and Jableh constitute serious escalation by Riyadh, Ankara, and Doha

    Damascus, SANA – The Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry sent two identical letters to the UN Secretary-General and the head of the Security Council regarding the terrorist bombings that took place in the cities of Tartous and Jableh on Monday. In the letters, the Ministry said that these terrorist bombings constitute a serious escalation by...

    Experts: Slow response to past crashes could hinder EgyptAir search
    May23

    Experts: Slow response to past crashes could hinder EgyptAir search

    CAIRO: Teams searching for the black box flight recorders of a missing EgyptAir jet that crashed with 66 people aboard face technical constraints that aviation experts increasingly blame on a slow regulatory response to earlier disasters. As a three-year deep-sea search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 draws toward a close in the Indian Ocean...

    Is it in Europe’s Interest to Push Russia into China’s Arms?
    May23

    Is it in Europe’s Interest to Push Russia into China’s Arms?

    Roberto Savio, founder and president emeritus of the Inter Press Service (IPS) news agency and publisher of Other News.By Roberto SavioROME, May 23 2016 (IPS)No mention in the media of the dangerous increase in tension between Europe and Russia. But Nato has just made operational in Romania a missile system, the ABM, which the US has declared...

    America in a New World
    May23

    America in a New World

    A distinct and distinctive period in the history of American foreign policy, one spanning the two decades following the conclusion of the Cold War, has come to an end. A new era has begun. The international conditions in which the American government must conduct its relations with other countries, and that will therefore shape its foreign...

    MH17: Lockerbie says Putin must be held responsible
    May23

    MH17: Lockerbie says Putin must be held responsible

    SYDNEY: The US aviation lawyer who won compensation for victims of the 1988 Lockerbie aircraft bombing and is now seeking $330 million from Russia for the downing of Malaysian Airlines MH17 in 2014, says Russian President Vladimir Putin must be held responsible. Jerry Skinner, who is leading Australian law firm LHD’s compensation claim...

    Lockerbie lawyer seeks $330 million from Putin, Russia for MH17 disaster
    May23

    Lockerbie lawyer seeks $330 million from Putin, Russia for MH17 disaster

    The U.S. aviation lawyer who won compensation for victims of the 1988 Lockerbie aircraft bombing and is now seeking $330 million from Russia for the downing of Malaysian Airlines MH17 in 2014, says Russian President Vladimir Putin must be held responsible.Jerry Skinner, who is leading Australian law firm LHD’s compensation claim against...

    Belarus claims ten medals at 2016 ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup
    May23

    Belarus claims ten medals at 2016 ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup

    Gold medals were clinched by Vitaly Belko and Roman Petrushenko in the K2 1000m, and the Belarusian women’s team of Margarita Makhneva, Nadezhda Lepeshko, Olga Khudenko and Marina Litvinchuk in the K4 200m heat. In the K4 500m the Belarusians finished second, behind Ukraine. …read more Source:...