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    VOA Interview: US Ambassador Says Russia Must Change Behavior
    Mar29

    VOA Interview: US Ambassador Says Russia Must Change Behavior

    “You can never stage or time things perfectly,” laughs Jon Huntsman, the U.S. ambassador to Russia. He is discussing the controversial phone call President Donald Trump made last week to Vladimir Putin, in which he congratulated the Russian leader on his re-election. The call surprised White House advisers who’d urged Trump to withhold...

    Beeline compensates its subscribers for lost due to fraud 
    Mar29

    Beeline compensates its subscribers for lost due to fraud 

    ArmInfo. Beeline compensates to its subscribers the losses due to fraud. Company’s press service reported, explaining that customers who on 23 and 24 March received overseas calls from an unknown number and called back, having lost money, will receive compensation on a mandatory basis. “For Beeline, the security of our subscribers is...

    Measles cases recorded in Armenia
    Mar29

    Measles cases recorded in Armenia

    ArmInfo. In Armenia, 13 cases of measles have been registered since the beginning of the year. According to the press service of the Ministry of Health, 11 people were not vaccinated at all, 11 of them fell ill, and 2 were not vaccinated fully. Seven of the sick are children aged 1-15 years. Two patients aged 20-26 years, and 4 aged 40-44 years....

    China’s First ‘Homemade’ Aircraft Carrier Could Start Sea Trials Next Month
    Mar29

    China’s First ‘Homemade’ Aircraft Carrier Could Start Sea Trials Next Month

    Dave Majumdar Security, Should the U.S. Navy be worried? China’s first indigenously built aircraft carrier could begin sea trials as early as next month according to official Chinese state media. The vessel, which is designated as the Type 001A, is currently finishing construction at the Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC)...

    Other countries have pulled back from the war in Yemeni; why hasn’t Britain?
    Mar29

    Other countries have pulled back from the war in Yemeni; why hasn’t Britain?

    As the church bells rang in the New Year of 2018, Norway announced that it would be cutting arms sales to any country fighting in Yemen. A couple of weeks later, Germany said the same thing. The Netherlands and Sweden have also pulled out. Very early on in hostilities, Pakistan decided, based on a parliamentary vote, not to support its closest...

    Russian Convicted In Absentia Of Joining Ukraine’s Azov Battalion
    Mar29

    Russian Convicted In Absentia Of Joining Ukraine’s Azov Battalion

    A Moscow court has sentenced a Russian man in absentia after convicting him of fighting against Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Irish border and the limits to taking back control
    Mar29

    The Irish border and the limits to taking back control

    While Theresa May’s Cabinet colleagues now seem supportive of her approach to Brexit, the same cannot be said of her European counterparts. Instead, their guidelines issued last week for the future partnership outline a trading relationship that would necessitate a special status for Northern Ireland, indicating that the parties are on a...

    Despite the Apparent Bromance, Trump Has Been Tough on Russia
    Mar29

    Despite the Apparent Bromance, Trump Has Been Tough on Russia

    We don’t yet know why Donald Trump seems so fond of Vladimir Putin. Maybe we never will. But the expulsion from the U.S. of 60 Russian diplomats and the shuttering of the Russian consulate in Seattle reminds us that the media obsession with the Trump-Putin bromance hides the reality that U.S. government policy remains as tough on Russia as...

    Champions League final in framework of Converse Bank
    Mar29

    Champions League final in framework of Converse Bank

    ArmInfo. Converse Bank, within the framework of the “Meeting with Champions” campaign, offers holders of their MasterCard and Maestro cards to make non-cash transactions and get an opportunity to watch the final match of the UEFA Champions League at the Olympic Stadium in Kiev. As the press service of the Bank told ArmInfo, the action...

    DefMin Fifor:Romania paying close attention to Black Sea developments, wants subject on NATO Summit agenda
    Mar29

    DefMin Fifor:Romania paying close attention to Black Sea developments, wants subject on NATO Summit agenda

    Minister of National Defence Mihai Fifor, speaking on Thursday on the occasion of a visit to the 4th “Gemina” Infantry Division, said that Romania is paying close attention to developments in the Black Sea region after Crimea's illegal annexation by the Russian Federation and wants the subject to be entered on the agenda of the...