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    Opportunity for civil society leaders from Eastern Neighbourhood – apply now
    Sep06

    Opportunity for civil society leaders from Eastern Neighbourhood – apply now

    Young civil society leaders from the six Eastern Neighbourhood countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are invited to apply for the Eastern Partnership Civil Society fellowship programme and increase their leadership capacity. Supported by Eastern Partnership Civil … …read more Source:...

    Gas Attack
    Sep06

    Gas Attack

    The Russia/Iran/DPRK sanctions bill, passed overwhelmingly by Congress this past July and sent to the White House for President Trump’s grudging approval, represents a significant escalation in Ukraine-related sanctions on Russia. Provisions in the legislation raise the possibility of U.S. sanctions being imposed on companies that partner...

    The Brexit ‘divorce bill’ is nothing of the sort
    Sep06

    The Brexit ‘divorce bill’ is nothing of the sort

    Now that Polly Toynbee is weighing in with wails about the size of the Brexit bill, we know two things about the process. It’s a good thing to do and it’ll be remarkably good value. Every political compass does require its butt end after all. However, one thing everyone must understand is that we’re not being asked to pay a...

    Kazakh boxers win gold, bronze and silver medals at world boxing championships in Hamburg
    Sep06

    Kazakh boxers win gold, bronze and silver medals at world boxing championships in Hamburg

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. HAMBURG – Kazakh boxers won one gold, two silver and three bronze medals at the Aug. 25 to Sept. 2 AIBA World Boxing Championships in Hamburg. Kairat Yeraliyev, considered one of the nation’s main hopes before the championship, triumphed in the bantamweight...

    Ukrainian student sells virginity for 1,600 euros!
    Sep06

    Ukrainian student sells virginity for 1,600 euros!

    A desperate Ukrainian student is offering to sell her virginity to a “real man” because she urgently needs 1,600 euros. The teenager, named Yulia, told a local newspaper in Melitopol: “Sooner or later I will have to say goodbye to it. So it is better to do it this way than at some drunken party.” Her advertisement headed “Virginity for Sale”...

    ‘I want to bring up a warrior’: Ukraine’s far-right children’s camp – video
    Sep06

    ‘I want to bring up a warrior’: Ukraine’s far-right children’s camp – video

    In Ukraine, the far-right Azov militia is fighting on the frontline – and running a summer camp for children. The Guardian visited the camp and followed 16-year-old Anton through his experiences. Is Azov really a modern Hitler Youth organisation, or is it trying to prepare young Ukrainians for the tough reality that awaits them? …...

    Germany Welcomes Putin Call For UN Peacekeepers In Eastern Ukraine
    Sep06

    Germany Welcomes Putin Call For UN Peacekeepers In Eastern Ukraine

    Germany has welcomed Russian President Vladimir Putin’s agreement to send UN peacekeepers to eastern Ukraine, saying it heralded “a change in [Russia’s] politics that we should not gamble away.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Options That Have Been Tried on North Korea So Far
    Sep06

    The Options That Have Been Tried on North Korea So Far

    News of North Korea’s test Sunday of a nuclear device drew angry reactions from its neighbors, allies, and the international community, as well as prescriptions of how to respond to the latest provocation, ranging from dialogue, to more sanctions, and “a massive military response.”The two main proposals put forward so far are tougher...

    Ukraine Confirms Georgia Asked For Ex-President Saakashvili’s Extradition
    Sep06

    Ukraine Confirms Georgia Asked For Ex-President Saakashvili’s Extradition

    Ukrainian authorities have confirmed that they received a request from Georgia to extradite its former president, Mikheil Saakashvili. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Amid diplomatic row, US-Russia ties further deteriorate over Ukraine
    Sep06

    Amid diplomatic row, US-Russia ties further deteriorate over Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that any decision by the United States to supply defensive weapons to Ukraine would fuel the conflict in eastern Ukraine and possibly prompt pro-Russian separatists…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...