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    Free Belarusian visas for foreign participants of caravan and camping festival
    May03

    Free Belarusian visas for foreign participants of caravan and camping festival

    The international caravan and camping festival to be held in Krupki District, Minsk Oblast on 7-10 May, is expected to bring together more than 200 caravaneers from 10 countries: Belarus, Denmark, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, Russia, Ukraine and Estonia. …read more Source:...

    There is a Big Disguised Russia-USA Accord Regarding Crimea, Donetsk, Artsakh and Other Issues: Vigen Hakobyan
    May03

    There is a Big Disguised Russia-USA Accord Regarding Crimea, Donetsk, Artsakh and Other Issues: Vigen Hakobyan

    “If before military operations of April 2 it was considered, that everything was decided, and authorities intended to develop their future government coalition, everything seemed peaceful and shaped, configuration was to develop in its direction, after April 2 they underwent certain changes,” Vigen Hakobyan, analyst, political technologist told...

    US Defense Secretary: Russia is ‘nuclear saber-rattling’
    May03

    US Defense Secretary: Russia is ‘nuclear saber-rattling’

    AP Photo/Manuel Balce CenetaDefense Secretary Ash Carter used a U.S. military changing-of-the-guard ceremony Tuesday to blast Russian aggression in Europe, saying Moscow is “going backward in time” with warlike actions that compel a U.S. military buildup on NATO’s eastern flank. “We do not seek a cold, let alone a hot war...

    Gardening events this week: Wild edibles, plant guilds and shrubberies
    May03

    Gardening events this week: Wild edibles, plant guilds and shrubberies

    Wild Garden plant walk, discover edible and healing plants growing wild in Ottawa, April 30, 1 to 3 p.m., 2389 Pepin Crt. Cost: $20, with sliding scale. www.thewildgarden.ca Trees and Shrubs in the Urban Garden with master gardener Lee Boltwood, May 3, 7:30 to 9:00 p.m., hosted by the Kanata-March Horticultural Society, Old Town Hall, 821 March...

    We’re demanding an end to offshore secrecy – any questions?
    May03

    We’re demanding an end to offshore secrecy – any questions?

    Ahead of the London anti-corruption summit, three activists will answer your questions what comes next after the Panama Papers revelations 1.47pm BSTCorruption kills, by making medicines more expensive, hampering efforts to fight disease, and undermining public health campaigns.Take Ukraine for example, which has one of the fastest-growing HIV...

    Defense Sec’y Carter says Russia is ‘nuclear saber-rattling’
    May03

    Defense Sec’y Carter says Russia is ‘nuclear saber-rattling’

    Defense Secretary Ash Carter used a U.S. military changing-of-the-guard ceremony Tuesday to blast Russian aggression in Europe, saying Moscow is “going backward in time” with warlike actions that compel a U.S. military buildup on NATO’s eastern flank. “We do not seek a cold, let alone a hot war with Russia,” Carter...

    Azerbaijan sees significant growth in railway deliveries from Ukraine
    May03

    Azerbaijan sees significant growth in railway deliveries from Ukraine

    The Trans-Caspian International Transport Route, intended to turn Azerbaijan into a transport hub between East and West, could bring benefits to the country. …read more Source:...

    Putin’s Bikers Claim to ‘Secretly’ Enter EU Despite Poland Ban
    May03

    Putin’s Bikers Claim to ‘Secretly’ Enter EU Despite Poland Ban

    Russian pro-Kremlin biker group Night Wolves have managed to enter the EU covertly on their way to Berlin, despite Poland refusing them entry, Russian state news agency Itar-Tass reports. Night Wolves, who count Russian President Vladimir Putin as one of their riding buddies, seek to reach the German capital by May 9—the date of the Second World...

    World Press Freedom Day brings calls for journalist’s release from prison
    May03

    World Press Freedom Day brings calls for journalist’s release from prison

    The government of Azerbaijan was under growing international pressure to release the investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova from prison Tuesday, as she was honored with UNESCO’s annual World Press Freedom Prize. Ismayilova, a contributor to the Azerbaijani service of Radio Free Europe, was sentenced to seven-and-a-half years in jail in...

    [Ticker] New commander takes charge of US forces in Europe
    May03

    [Ticker] New commander takes charge of US forces in Europe

    US general Curtis Scaparrotti has replaced Philip Breedlove as commander of the roughly 65,000-strong US military force in Europe, and will also succeed him on Wednesday as Nato military chief. Scaparrotti previously served in Afghanistan and Iraq. Breedlove was a leading critic of Russian aggression against Ukraine. …read more Source:...