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    Ukraine, Russia flex muscles ahead of Independence Day
    Aug22

    Ukraine, Russia flex muscles ahead of Independence Day

    Tensions between Ukraine and Russia have been rising in recent weeks. Russian troops appear ready for military action against Ukraine, but observers say there would be little to gain. David Stern reports from Kyiv. …read more Source:...

    ‘Vladmir Putin-mask’ protester seeks asylum in Ukraine
    Aug22

    ‘Vladmir Putin-mask’ protester seeks asylum in Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Crimean residents’ worries overshadowed by Ukraine-Russia tensions; activist seeks safety in Ukraine
    Aug22

    Crimean residents’ worries overshadowed by Ukraine-Russia tensions; activist seeks safety in Ukraine

    ARMYANSK, Crimea – Residents in Russia-annexed Crimea are complaining about soaring prices, stagnating funds and fleeing tourists, as the better life promised to 2 million people during the annexat …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia and China Agree Joint To Hold Military Drill in South China Sea
    Aug22

    Russia and China Agree Joint To Hold Military Drill in South China Sea

    Russia and China have agreed to hold a joint naval drill in the South China Sea in September. The decision was taken after a final meeting to discuss the preparation for the event in Zhangjiang, Russian state news agency Itar-Tass reported. Joint Sea 2016 will be the fifth annual drill held by the two countries, with the last one taking place in...

    Armenian community to actively participate in ceremonies dedicated to Ukraine’s independence
    Aug22

    Armenian community to actively participate in ceremonies dedicated to Ukraine’s independence

    The Armenian community of Ukraine will have an active participation in the ceremonies dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the independence of Ukraine on August 24. …read more Source:...

    Report: Judge In Savchenko Case Resigns
    Aug22

    Report: Judge In Savchenko Case Resigns

    A Russian judge who presided over high-profile hearings against Ukrainian aviator Nadia Savchenko has stepped down, according to a report. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Putin-mask’ protester seeks asylum in Ukraine (AFP)
    Aug22

    ‘Putin-mask’ protester seeks asylum in Ukraine (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A Russian man who was repeatedly arrested for donning masks of President Vladimir Putin in anti-Kremlin pickets has crossed into Ukraine and is seeking political asylum. …read more Source: The West...

    ‘Putin-mask’ protester seeks asylum in Ukraine
    Aug22

    ‘Putin-mask’ protester seeks asylum in Ukraine

    A Russian man who was repeatedly arrested for donning masks of President Vladimir Putin in anti-Kremlin pickets has crossed into Ukraine and is seeking political asylum …read more Source: The Daily...

    Georgian Security Forces Thwart Bombing Attempt of Russia-Armenia Gas Pipeline
    Aug22

    Georgian Security Forces Thwart Bombing Attempt of Russia-Armenia Gas Pipeline

    The State Security Service of Georgia thwarted a terrorist plot. 7 people were arrested including police officer of Poti city Levan Mamporia. They are being accused of having links with a terrorist organization, Gruzia Online reported. The representative of the State Security Service said the arrested people were planning to bomb the gas pipeline...

    Two Surprising Proposals for Peace in the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict: Matthew Bryza
    Aug22

    Two Surprising Proposals for Peace in the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict: Matthew Bryza

    168.am presents an article by the former United States Ambassador to Azerbaijan, an American diplomat Matthew Bryza about normalization over the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, which was published the American nongovernmental international affairs analytical center Atlantic Council. It has been a long time since I have sensed any cause for optimism...