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    The hawks have landed
    Mar23

    The hawks have landed

    As the revolving door at the White House spins ever faster, this week saw an expected arrival, an unsurprising departure, and then a somewhat unexpected arrival. First in, on Tuesday, was Mohammed bin Salman, crown prince of Saudi Arabia. Then on Thursday, President Trump’s national security advisor H.R. McMaster left his position. On his...

    How Britain won over the EU on Russia
    Mar23

    How Britain won over the EU on Russia

    Britain’s advantage over Russia swung on a dinner. Before European leaders gathered to eat on Thursday, the European Union (EU) was supportive of the UK’s case over the attempted assassination of Sergei Skripal but, France and Germany apart, unconvinced that Moscow should be publicly blamed. “We need to investigate,” pleaded the Greek...

    Ukraine’s Dead Coast
    Mar23

    Ukraine’s Dead Coast

    Once a sleepy resort town, Shyrokyne, on the Sea of Azov, is now one of the hottest points of the Ukraine war. RFE/RL photojournalist Andriy Dubchak visited the beach village that has now become a militarized ghost town. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Beeline in cooperation with Vesta launches a partnership program on  sale of smartphones. 
    Mar23

    Beeline in cooperation with Vesta launches a partnership program on  sale of smartphones. 

    ArmInfo. Within the frames of the program the subscribers will be able to buy any smartphone starting from AMD 30 000 at Vesta Argavand sales center and pay by installments. The clients will be given the opportunity to pay for smartphones within 12, 18 or 24 months. Instead of covering interests and additional fees, one will only pay for the...

    The Very Best Day
    Mar23

    The Very Best Day

    Photo by the Kremlin On March 3rd, 2018, the main pre-election rally for Vladimir Putin took place at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. Tens of thousands of public sector workers were brought in from various regions of the country and were expected to listen to the President’s speech as well as those of actors and singers who came out in his...

    Ukraine’s Savchenko goes on hunger strike over detention
    Mar23

    Ukraine’s Savchenko goes on hunger strike over detention

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian lawmaker Nadiya Savchenko began a hunger strike on Friday to protest her detention on charges of planning a coup against the government, less than two years after being welcomed home as a national hero. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Goes on Hunger Strike Over Detention
    Mar23

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Goes on Hunger Strike Over Detention

    By Olena VasinaKIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian lawmaker Nadiya Savchenko began a hunger strike on Friday to protest her detention on charges of planning… …read more Source: U.S....

    Armenia joins Creative Europe programme
    Mar23

    Armenia joins Creative Europe programme

    Armenia has become the fourth of the EU’s Eastern Partner countries, after Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, to join the Creative Europe programme. The relevant agreement was signed on 20 March by the EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, … …read more Source:...

    Detained Ukrainian Lawmaker Savchenko Goes on Hunger Strike
    Mar23

    Detained Ukrainian Lawmaker Savchenko Goes on Hunger Strike

    “I am going on a hunger strike starting from today,” Ukrainian lawmaker Nadezhda Savchenko said during the judicial hearing. Earlier in the day, a court in Kiev started proceedings on the case of Savchenko. The Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine has asked for two months in prison for Savchenko, accusing the lawmaker of the preparation...

    Savchenko Announces Hunger Strike As Kyiv Court Decides Whether To Jail Her
    Mar23

    Savchenko Announces Hunger Strike As Kyiv Court Decides Whether To Jail Her

    Ukrainian lawmaker Nadia Savchenko announced a hunger strike as a court in Kyiv was deciding whether she will be placed in pretrial custody after the county’s chief prosecutor accused her of plotting terrorist attacks. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...