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    Russia, Iran, and Inland Seas
    Apr15

    Russia, Iran, and Inland Seas

    American thinkers tend to look at naval strategy as ocean-centric. The seas that matter most are the ones that must be kept open to ensure sea lines of communication: the Mediterranean, the Red Sea, the Persian Gulf, the South China Sea, and the Straits of Malacca. Inland seas receive much less attention. The northeast corner of the Black Sea and...

    Book review: Lyse Champagne captures the sad essence of refugees crises
    Apr15

    Book review: Lyse Champagne captures the sad essence of refugees crises

    There is an almost unbearable sadness permeating the new collection of short stories, The Light that Remains, by Ottawa author Lyse Champagne. The six stories are all about refugees in different parts of the world during the past 100 years. Truly happy endings seem impossible. These stories make us face the current Syrian refugee catastrophe and...

    SOCAR expands network of gas stations in Ukraine
    Apr15

    SOCAR expands network of gas stations in Ukraine

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    Madrid get City, Atletico face Bayern in Champions League
    Apr15

    Madrid get City, Atletico face Bayern in Champions League

    NYON: Falling short of peak drama, Friday’s Champions League draw sent Real Madrid to play Manchester City and paired Atletico Madrid with Bayern Munich in the semi-finals. A Madrid derby combined with a match between Pep Guardiola’s current and future teams was avoided, but either scenario can still happen in the final on May 28 in...

    EU democracy for referendummies
    Apr15

    EU democracy for referendummies

    Europe seems to have gone on a referendum rampage, with almost every week bringing some kind of national direct vote on a political question. The coming British plebiscite on its membership of the EU is getting the most attention, but other votes in Italy (on oil and gas drilling), the Netherlands (on a trade deal with Ukraine) and Hungary (on...

    Crimean Leader Gives Thanks for International Solidarity
    Apr15

    Crimean Leader Gives Thanks for International Solidarity

    15 de abril de 2016, 09:49Yalta, Crimea, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) On Friday, the head of the Crimean government, Sergei Aksyonov, thanked foreign delegates at the Yalta World Economic Forum for their attendance and for the respect they have shown for the right of Crimean self-determination. …read more Source: Prensa...

    In Ukraine, Expats and Romantics Are Out
    Apr15

    In Ukraine, Expats and Romantics Are Out

    Ukraine’s experiment in bringing foreigners and private sector professionals to fix the country has failed. …read more Source:...

    Liverpool-Villarreal, Sevilla-Shakhtar in Europa League
    Apr15

    Liverpool-Villarreal, Sevilla-Shakhtar in Europa League

    NYON: Liverpool will play Villarreal in the Europa League semifinals and two-time defending champion Sevilla will face Shakhtar Donetsk. Liverpool and Sevilla play away in the first legs on April 28. The return matches will be on May 5. Shakhtar plays “home” matches in Lviv in western Ukraine because of longstanding conflict with pro-Russian...

    Russia, Japan agree to leaders’ meetings this year
    Apr15

    Russia, Japan agree to leaders’ meetings this year

    TOKYO (AP) — Top diplomats from Japan and Russia agreed Friday on scheduling their leaders’ meetings this year, starting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to Russia, to deepen relations overshadowed by a World War II territorial dispute and the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine recovers four stolen Dutch paintings
    Apr15

    Ukraine recovers four stolen Dutch paintings

    …read more Source: The Times of...