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    China Faces 1-year Ban From Weightlifting Over Doping
    Aug25

    China Faces 1-year Ban From Weightlifting Over Doping

    MOSCOW—China is facing a one-year ban from weightlifting over repeated doping cases in a move which threatens to stop some of the world’s top athletes from competing internationally. The International Weightlifting Federation confirmed Thursday that three failed retests of drug test samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics will lead to...

    Preventive measures against Congo virus advised: Experts
    Aug25

    Preventive measures against Congo virus advised: Experts

    Health experts on Thursday advised the citizens to take special preventive measures to protect from carrying Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF). According to them, healthcare workers caring for patients with suspected or confirmed Congo virus or handling specimens from them should implement standard infection control precautions. These...

    Putin Wants Ukraine for His ‘Russian Empire’, Warns President Poroshenko
    Aug25

    Putin Wants Ukraine for His ‘Russian Empire’, Warns President Poroshenko

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko believes his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin wants to return to Ukraine to the “Russian Empire,” he told CNN in an interview on Wednesday. Poroshenko, who was due to meet Putin along with the leaders of France and Germany next month, before Putin decided he did not want to, spoke on the 25th...

    New residential complex of Belarusian Embassy in Ukraine to be inaugurated on 26 August
    Aug25

    New residential complex of Belarusian Embassy in Ukraine to be inaugurated on 26 August

    The ceremony will be attended by Belarus Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei, Kiev Mayor Vitaly Klitschko, Ukrainian political figures and representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    [PHOTOS] Minister Of Information, Lai Mohammed In Scotland For Edinburgh International Festival Summit
    Aug25

    [PHOTOS] Minister Of Information, Lai Mohammed In Scotland For Edinburgh International Festival Summit

    Minister of information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, is currently in Scotland for the Edinburgh International Festival Summit. The summit began yesterday with more than 40 ministerial delegations and over 60 speakers taking part. The three-day event will see some 42 countries represented, including America, Spain, Singapore, Rwanda, New Zealand,...

    Fighting for position
    Aug25

    Fighting for position

    Putin spends rubles, makes rubble AS COLUMNS of soldiers marched through the centre of Kiev to mark 25 years of Ukrainian independence this week, Larissa Nikitina could not help but think about the price of sovereignty. Some 9,500 Ukrainians have been killed in fighting in the country’s east since early 2014, and there are more casualties...

    Russia Launches Large Snap Military Exercises
    Aug25

    Russia Launches Large Snap Military Exercises

    Russia says it has launched large-scale snap military drills on land and in the Black and Caspian seas. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin calls snap military drills near Crimea
    Aug25

    Putin calls snap military drills near Crimea

    Russia’s defense ministry says President Vladimir Putin has announced snap military drills on land and in the Black and Caspian Seas. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine celebrates Independence Day with military parade
    Aug25

    Ukraine celebrates Independence Day with military parade

    Ukraine celebrated its 25th anniversary of independence on Wednesday with a large-scale military parade in the capital Kiev. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/photo/2016-08/25/c_135631097.htm target=_blank title="Ukraine celebrates Independence Day with military parade”...

    Why China Fears a ‘Color Revolution’ Incited by the West
    Aug25

    Why China Fears a ‘Color Revolution’ Incited by the West

    Earlier this month, several Chinese lawyers were convicted of “subversion” for colluding with “foreign forces” — read: the United States. The fear is that America’s aim is to ultimately foment regime change in Beijing with a popular uprising, like the “color revolution” in Ukraine and those of the...