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    Putin to visit Finland amid tensions in Baltic Sea region
    Jun30

    Putin to visit Finland amid tensions in Baltic Sea region

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Finland on Friday is expected to focus on cementing ties with its neighboring Western country amid heightened tensions in the region over sanctions and the Ukraine crisis. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    UNHCR: Only 1% of displaced from Ukraine apply for subsidiary protection in Belarus
    Jun30

    UNHCR: Only 1% of displaced from Ukraine apply for subsidiary protection in Belarus

    Since the beginning of the crisis in Ukraine in 2014 about 160,000 people came to Belarus. Since then around 1,600 people or 1% have applied to the UNHCR Office for subsidiary protection. …read more Source:...

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw
    Jun30

    Russia agrees to talks with NATO after Warsaw

    Moscow has agreed to a Russia-NATO council after the alliance’s summit in Warsaw next month, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on June 29, as both sides seek to defuse military tensions exacerbated by the Ukraine crisis …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Trip-wire deterrence
    Jun30

    Trip-wire deterrence

    Feeling lucky, Putin? A LOT of work goes into preparing for NATO’s biennial summits. So the hope is that next week’s summit in Warsaw is not dominated by Brexit. Nobody will be keener than David Cameron, Britain’s soon-to-be-ex-prime minister, to present a picture of business as usual for the 28-member alliance. And there is...

    Beeline Armenia holds a Digithon to reveal most promising and innovative solutions for development of the company
    Jun30

    Beeline Armenia holds a Digithon to reveal most promising and innovative solutions for development of the company

    Beeline Armenia is holding a Digithon contest of innovative ideas for its employees. The press office of Beeline Armenia reports that like the well-known Hackathons, the event will last 24 hours, during which several teams of the company’s employees will compete to create innovative applications and services for businesses and customers....

    Anelik Bank and Ria Money Transfers launch a joint campaign on July 1, with the fee for money transfers to Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova halved
    Jun30

    Anelik Bank and Ria Money Transfers launch a joint campaign on July 1, with the fee for money transfers to Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova halved

    Anelik Bank and Ria Money Transfers are launching a joint campaign on July 1 – the fee for money transfers from Armenia to Ukraine and Moldova is only 1% versus the previous 2-2.5%, the press office of the Bank has told ArmInfo. “Three customers will be selected on a random basis out of the Anelik Bank customers, who transfer money...

    Bulgaria Ready to Help Ukraine Build Closer Ties with EU, Borisov Tells Poroshenko
    Jun30

    Bulgaria Ready to Help Ukraine Build Closer Ties with EU, Borisov Tells Poroshenko

    Bulgaria will support visa-free travel in the EU for Ukrainian citizens because Ukraine has met the requirements set by the European Commission, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said at a meeting with Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko in Sofia. Petro Poroshenko is paying an official visit to Bulgaria on Thursday. Borisov...

    Taye Taiwo, Nnamdi Oduamadi: Nigerian players in Helsinki team for Europa League fixture
    Jun30

    Taye Taiwo, Nnamdi Oduamadi: Nigerian players in Helsinki team for Europa League fixture

    Taye Taiwo has featured in the Europa League in the past with Marseille and Dynamo Kiev. Nigerian players Taye Taiwo and Nnamdi Oduamadi have been included in HJK Helsinki’s team to face FK Atlantas in Thursday’s first leg Europa League first round qualifying game at the Klaipédosmiesto Centrinis stadium.Helsinki will be aiming to...

    Vladimir Putin says NATO provoking arms race ‘frenzy’ in Europe
    Jun30

    Vladimir Putin says NATO provoking arms race ‘frenzy’ in Europe

    Russia bitterly opposes NATO’s expansion into its Soviet-era satellites and has said it will create three new divisions in its southwest region to meet what it described as a dangerous military build-up along its borders. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday, insisted Moscow will not be dragged into an arms race by NATO as he...

    Putin Says Russia Won’t Enter Arms Race With NATO
    Jun30

    Putin Says Russia Won’t Enter Arms Race With NATO

    President Vladimir Putin says that Russia will respond to NATO’s military buildup near its borders, but will not be drawn into an arms race. Putin said Thursday that NATO underlined its anti-Russian intentions by deploying forces in Poland and the Baltics and building missile defense sites. Russia has described NATO’s U.S.-led missile...