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    Ukraine Fears Conflict With Russia As European Unity Weakens
    Sep07

    Ukraine Fears Conflict With Russia As European Unity Weakens

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko raised fears in a speech in Kiev on Tuesday that Russia could invade Ukraine and Europe may do little to help. While addressing parliament, Poroshenko claimed a Russian invasion could not be ruled out and that the EU may be too divided to oppose further Russian aggression. Some experts, however, believe...

    Russia frees Crimea Tatar activist Umerov from psychiatric hospital (AFP)
    Sep07

    Russia frees Crimea Tatar activist Umerov from psychiatric hospital (AFP)

    Simferopol (AFP) – Authorities in Russian-annexed Crimea on Wednesday released prominent Crimean Tatar activist Ilmi Umerov from a psychiatric hospital, where he was forcibly detained for three weeks as he faces extremism charges. …read more Source: The West...

    Smuggling gangs hire Ukrainian sailors for ‘luxury’ migrant crossings
    Sep07

    Smuggling gangs hire Ukrainian sailors for ‘luxury’ migrant crossings

    Human smuggling gangs are increasingly hiring Ukrainian sailors to captain yachts and other boats for migrants willing to pay up to US$8,000 for safe passage to Europe, Italian police said on Wednesday, after the arrest of two suspected traffickers. …read more Source: Channel...

    Smuggling gangs hire Ukrainian sailors for 'luxury' migrant crossings
    Sep07

    Smuggling gangs hire Ukrainian sailors for 'luxury' migrant crossings

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Human smuggling gangs are increasingly hiring Ukrainian sailors to captain yachts and other boats for migrants willing to pay up to $8,000 for safe passage to Europe, Italian police said on Wednesday, after the arrest of two suspected traffickers. …read more Source: The...

    Flights Canceled for Military Drills in Russia’s South
    Sep07

    Flights Canceled for Military Drills in Russia’s South

    Russian airline companies have cancelled dozens of flights and four airports are planning brief closures as Russia hosts massive military exercise in the south and the annexed Crimean peninsula …read more Source: ABC...

    Flights canceled for military drills in Russia’s south
    Sep07

    Flights canceled for military drills in Russia’s south

    Russian airline companies have cancelled dozens of flights and four airports are planning brief closures as Russia hosts massive military exercises in the south and the annexed Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia frees Crimea Tatar activist Umerov from psychiatric hospital
    Sep07

    Russia frees Crimea Tatar activist Umerov from psychiatric hospital

    Authorities in Russian-annexed Crimea Wednesday released prominent Crimean Tatar activist Ilmi Umerov from a psychiatric hospital, where he was forcibly detained for three weeks as he faces extremism charges. …read more Source: The Daily...

    New Sanctions Weaken Russia and EEU Member Countries Even More: Belarusian Political Scientist
    Sep07

    New Sanctions Weaken Russia and EEU Member Countries Even More: Belarusian Political Scientist

    “Weakening of West-Russia tension shouldn’t even be touched upon,” Valery Karbalevich, Belarusian political scientist, political commentator of Radio Liberty’s Belarusian service, told 168.am, reflecting to new sanctions imposed by the USA against Russia and perspectives for EEU. U.S. Department of Commerce expanded the list of...

    Flights canceled for military drills in Russia’s south
    Sep07

    Flights canceled for military drills in Russia’s south

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian airline companies have cancelled dozens of flights and four airports are planning brief closures as Russia hosts massive military exercises in the south and the annexed Crimean peninsula. Russia on Monday launched six days of military drills involving 12,500 troops, fighter jets, anti-aircraft missiles and other weaponry....

    Smuggling gangs hire Ukrainian sailors for ‘luxury’ migrant crossings
    Sep07

    Smuggling gangs hire Ukrainian sailors for ‘luxury’ migrant crossings

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Human smuggling gangs are increasingly hiring Ukrainian sailors to captain yachts and other boats for migrants willing to pay up to $8,000 for safe passage to Europe, Italian police said on Wednesday, after the arrest of two suspected traffickers. …read more Source:...