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    Ukrainian Ministry of Information Policy Thanks Facebook Bots for Their Hard Work
    Sep14

    Ukrainian Ministry of Information Policy Thanks Facebook Bots for Their Hard Work

    Source: Sarah Marshall, Flickr. CC 2.0 On Tuesday, Mikhail Degtyarev, an MP from the far-right Liberal Democratic Party of Russia, sent a letter to Minister of Telecom and Mass Communications Nikolai Nikiforov requesting that action be taken against Ukrainian bots he said are unfairly targeting Russian-language Facebook users. In a tweet...

    Scientists to draft recommendations on Polesie Region development
    Sep14

    Scientists to draft recommendations on Polesie Region development

    We will adopt a final document, which will incorporate the recommendations from the countries located within the Polesie Region: Belarus, Ukraine, Poland and Russia. This document will then be submitted to the governments of all four countries, Vladimir Gusakov said. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijanis hold rally in Kiev – UPDATED
    Sep14

    Azerbaijanis hold rally in Kiev – UPDATED

    Azerbaijanis rallying outside the Ukrainian Interior Ministry adopted a statement. …read more Source:...

    Protests At German, French Embassies In Kyiv
    Sep14

    Protests At German, French Embassies In Kyiv

    Protestors picketed the German and French embassies in Kyiv, as the two countries’ foreign ministers arrived in Ukraine to try to revive peace talks with Russia-backed separatists. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Prosecutor Cites ‘Criminal Probe’ Into Ukraine’s Top Cop
    Sep14

    Prosecutor Cites ‘Criminal Probe’ Into Ukraine’s Top Cop

    Ukrainian Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko has announced that his office has opened a criminal probe of Interior Minister Arsen Avakov, raising the specter of another public blow to a fractious ruling coalition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO’s Expiration Date
    Sep14

    NATO’s Expiration Date

    If the number of eager applicants on a waiting list determines the strength of a club, then the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is in fine fettle.At its most recent gathering in July, NATO welcomed its 29th member — Montenegro — which means that the alliance now outnumbers the European Union. Nearby Macedonia has been waiting for 17...

    Crimean Tatar Leader Nominated For EU’s Sakharov Prize
    Sep14

    Crimean Tatar Leader Nominated For EU’s Sakharov Prize

    The European Parliament’s largest political bloc will nominate Crimean Tatar politician Mustafa Dzhemilev for the 2016 Sakharov Prize. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine businessmen to use Macedonia’s comparative advantages: forum
    Sep14

    Ukraine businessmen to use Macedonia’s comparative advantages: forum

    Ukrainian businessmen are increasingly aware of the positive tendency for doing business in Macedonia. They are impressed by the country’s economic results over the past decade, which is an additional incentive for direct cooperation with Macedonian companies, heard a Macedonia-Ukraine business forum on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria May Have To Bid South Stream Dream Goodbye
    Sep14

    Bulgaria May Have To Bid South Stream Dream Goodbye

    Bulgaria may have to bid its dreams about the South stream pipeline goodbye. This is almost certain after Gazprom received permission from Turkey for the construction of the Turkish Stream pipeline today. Despite assertions that the two pipelines are not in direct competition and may be constructed independently, in reality, by building Turkish...

    A conversation with Jill Stein: what the Green Party candidate believes
    Sep14

    A conversation with Jill Stein: what the Green Party candidate believes

    We asked Stein about her positions on NATO, gun control, and “QE for student debt.” Why does Jill Stein want to be president? Usually, when reporters interview the long-shot Green Party presidential candidate, they ask about her low poll numbers, or about whether she’ll spoil the election for Hillary Clinton, and about how she plans...