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    IFMC 2016 to kick off with Kiev Modern Ballet show in Minsk
    Nov22

    IFMC 2016 to kick off with Kiev Modern Ballet show in Minsk

    The concert program of the dancing forum will kick off with a show from Kiev Modern Ballet. The National Academic Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theater of Belarus will present Radu Poklitaru’s Giselle. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian demonstrators burn tyres, vandalise bank
    Nov22

    Ukrainian demonstrators burn tyres, vandalise bank

    A group of protesters set tyres on fire as Ukraine commemorated the day when the Maidan revolt started in November 2013. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    French conservative favourite Francois Fillon says Russia poses no security threat
    Nov22

    French conservative favourite Francois Fillon says Russia poses no security threat

    Former prime minister Francois Fillon, favourite to become the French centre-right’s candidate for president in an election next year, said that Russia did not constitute a security threat and it was “completely stupid” to push it away. French officials have been pressing for an extension of European Union sanctions against Moscow over its...

    Russia says Ukraine’s abducted 2 soldiers from Crimea
    Nov22

    Russia says Ukraine’s abducted 2 soldiers from Crimea

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Claims Over Soldiers’ Detentions
    Nov22

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Claims Over Soldiers’ Detentions

    Ukrainian security agency said it had detained two soldiers along the administrative border with the Russian-annexed Crimea peninsula, and accused them of being deserters from the Ukrainian army. The …read more Source: Big News...

    Khodorkovsky’s advice: Treat Putin as a bandit
    Nov22

    Khodorkovsky’s advice: Treat Putin as a bandit

    LONDON — When it comes to relations with Vladimir Putin’s Russia, Mikhail Khodorkovsky has blunt advice for Europe: Wake up — and stop playing nice. The former billionaire chief of Yukos Oil, once Russia’s richest man, spent 10 years in prison on fraud and tax evasion charges that were widely viewed as political retribution by the...

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Claims Over Soldiers’ Detentions
    Nov22

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Claims Over Soldiers’ Detentions

    Ukrainian security agency said it had detained two soldiers along the administrative border with the Russian-annexed Crimea peninsula, and accused them of being deserters from the Ukrainian army. The announcement November 21 came just two days after a similar claim was made by Russian officials about men it accused of being Ukrainian saboteurs....

    Global Agenda Requires New Approaches
    Nov22

    Global Agenda Requires New Approaches

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. In this article I would like to reflect on some of the major international trends in the context of the 25th anniversary of Kazakhstan’s Independence. This milestone is not only a good opportunity to make observation of the country’s remarkable...

    Ukraine detains two Russian soldiers near Crimean border
    Nov22

    Ukraine detains two Russian soldiers near Crimean border

    Ukrainian security services have detained two Russian soldiers near the border with Crimea, with Ukraine saying the men were deserters from the Ukrainian army detained on Ukrainian-controlled territory and Russia saying they were seized in Crimea. Moscow and Kiev have been locked in conflict since Russia’s annexation of the Crimean...

    Two Russian Soldiers Detained by Ukraine Near Crimean Border
    Nov22

    Two Russian Soldiers Detained by Ukraine Near Crimean Border

    Two Russian soldiers have been detained by Ukrainian security services near the border with Crimea. The Russian Defense Ministry claimed that the two were abducted by the Security Service of Ukraine, or SBU, in Crimea on Sunday. The soldiers were identified as Ensign Maxim Evgenyevich Oditsov and Junior Sergeant Alexander Vyacheslavovich Baranov,...