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    The collapse of Cyprus reunification talks: Imposition of sanctions against Turkey is long overdue
    Jul20

    The collapse of Cyprus reunification talks: Imposition of sanctions against Turkey is long overdue

    By Constantine Tzanos, Contributor Nuclear engineer, PhD* July 7, 2017, marked the failure of another effort to solve the over 40-year-old problem of the division of Cyprus. Turkey, in defiance of the international law, refused to terminate its military occupation of Northern Cyprus. In 1960, Cyprus was granted independence from British rule...

    US fines Exxon $2 mn over Ukraine-related sanctions breaches (AFP)
    Jul20

    US fines Exxon $2 mn over Ukraine-related sanctions breaches (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – The United States on Thursday hit oil giant ExxonMobil with a $2 million fine for violating Ukraine-related sanctions, at a time when Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was still in charge of the company. …read more Source: The West...

    Belkommunmash to take part in tender to supply 100+ vehicles to Ukraine
    Jul20

    Belkommunmash to take part in tender to supply 100+ vehicles to Ukraine

    “Our product range has been refreshed almost 100%. We got down to active work last year. There are plans in some regions to partake in the tenders to supply another hundred units of equipment,” the director general said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine to Purposefully Discredit Media Over Criticism – Journalists Union
    Jul20

    Ukraine to Purposefully Discredit Media Over Criticism – Journalists Union

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Last week, Ukrainian Vesti media outlet reported that security services were searching its offices in the Gulliver trade center in Kiev, halting the outlet’s work. According to Chief Military Prosecutor of Ukraine Anatolii Matios, over 180 searches at the trade center were being conducted in offices owned by former Revenues...

    Exxon Fined $2 Million For Sanctions Breach When Tillerson Was CEO
    Jul20

    Exxon Fined $2 Million For Sanctions Breach When Tillerson Was CEO

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department says it is slapping Exxon Mobil Corp. with a $2 million fine for violating Russia sanctions while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil company’s CEO. The U.S. says Exxon violated the sanctions in May 2014 when two subsidiaries signed deals with Igor Sechin. Sechin is the chairman of Russian...

    Worst flare-up in months kills 9 Ukrainian troops
    Jul20

    Worst flare-up in months kills 9 Ukrainian troops

    Nine Ukrainian troops have been killed in clashes with pro-Russian militias and a mine blast in the volatile eastern border frontline in the bloodiest incident in recent months. …read more Source:...

    Yerevan’s Dvin Hotel: Armenia’s Honorary Consul to Crimea Wants to Build Casino
    Jul20

    Yerevan’s Dvin Hotel: Armenia’s Honorary Consul to Crimea Wants to Build Casino

    A section of Yerevan’s Soviet-era Dvin Hotel, now vacant for many years, will house a gambling casino if the new owners have their way. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, Georgia denounce pro-Russian separatists
    Jul20

    Ukraine, Georgia denounce pro-Russian separatists

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s leader says Ukraine and Georgia will coordinate their efforts to reclaim areas captured by pro-Russian separatists.Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was speaking Wednesday during his visit to Georgia,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Trump’s Embrace Of Russia At Odds With National Security, Foreign Policy Advisers
    Jul20

    Trump’s Embrace Of Russia At Odds With National Security, Foreign Policy Advisers

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s persistent overtures toward Russia are placing him increasingly at odds with his national security and foreign policy advisers, who have long urged a more cautious approach to dealing with the foreign adversary. The uneasy dynamic between the president and top aides has been exacerbated by the...

    Beeline holds safe Internet courses in Armenian summer camps
    Jul20

    Beeline holds safe Internet courses in Armenian summer camps

    ArmInfo.Management teams of Beeline Armenia and World Vision Armenia visited Zepyur summer camp in Hankavan, where Safe Internet courses are held. According to the company’s press service, the courses are aimed at teaching 11-14-year-old children a number of skills on how to safely use, properly orientate and avoid negative outcomes dealing...