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    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes
    Apr22

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes

    Obama’s lunch with the queen is the latest in a series of engagements between the two families since he took office in 2009. Most people send a card, call, or post on Facebook for someone’s birthday, but President Barack Obama has gone the extra mile – thousands of miles, actually – to deliver 90th birthday greetings to Queen...

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea
    Apr22

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) — A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin has rejected U.S. criticism about a recent decision to suspend a Crimean Tatar legislative body.The Russian …read more Source: Taiwan...

    How to Start a New Life in the French Foreign Legion
    Apr22

    How to Start a New Life in the French Foreign Legion

    Military service is often the chosen path of those with a patriotic calling. But for the men of the French Foreign Legion, the country they’re trained to fight and die for isn’t their own. Volunteers come from all over the world—Panama, Slovakia, the United States—to be sent to some of the most far-flung and dangerous posts occupied...

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes
    Apr22

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes

    Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh wave to well-wishers during her 90th birthday celebrations in Windsor, Britain, 21 April 2016. (ANDY RAIN/EPA/Getty Images) LONDON — Most people send a card, call, or post on Facebook for someone’s birthday, but President Barack Obama has gone the extra mile —...

    S. Ordabayev appointed Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Ukraine
    Apr22

    S. Ordabayev appointed Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Ukraine

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – By the Decree of the President of Kazakhstan, Samat Ordabayev has been named Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Ukraine, the press service of the Akorda informs. …read more Source:...

    EIB lends €250 mln to PKP
    Apr22

    EIB lends €250 mln to PKP

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) will lend EUR 250 million to PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe to finance improvements to the railways along the strategic TEN-T North Sea–Baltic Corridor linking the Baltic Sea with the Ukraine border, the bank said. The EIB funds will support the modernisation of the 171 km section of the railway line between… This...

    FM commented on issue regarding Kazakhstani tourists’ summer trips to Crimea
    Apr22

    FM commented on issue regarding Kazakhstani tourists’ summer trips to Crimea

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Foreign Affairs Minister Erlan Idrissov commented on the question regarding Kazakhstanis’ summer holidays in the Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea
    Apr22

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin has rejected U.S. criticism about a recent decision to suspend a Crimean Tatar legislative body.The Russian justice ministry earlier this week suspended the Tatar Mejlis after… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    The Morning Vertical, April 22, 2016
    Apr22

    The Morning Vertical, April 22, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea
    Apr22

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea

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