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    Russia and Ukraine free prisoners in latest swap
    Jun15

    Russia and Ukraine free prisoners in latest swap

    Two Ukrainians jailed in Russia have been released and sent home, in a prisoner swap between the two countries. Two alleged pro-Russian soldiers fighting in Ukraine were reported to have gone in the opposite direction. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Russians on probation
    Jun14

    Russians on probation

    The behavior of some Russian football fans — using that last word in the loosest sense — makes one pine for the days of the Cold War, when these thugs would not have been able to travel abroad. Say what you will about the Iron Curtain: at least it kept the lumpen Russian at home. He is now uncaged and in our midst. Much condemnation has been...

    US Democratic National Committee Network Hacked
    Jun14

    US Democratic National Committee Network Hacked

    The U.S. Democratic National Committee (DNC) said Tuesday its computer network was breached by Russian government hackers who gained access to opposition information on presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. DNC chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz described the incident as “serious” and said the committee moved...

    Turkey to miss visa-free travel deadline
    Jun14

    Turkey to miss visa-free travel deadline

    Turkey will miss an end of June deadline to meet the EU’s conditions for securing visa-free travel to the bloc for its citizens, the European Commission is to confirm Wednesday. Visa liberalization was a key part of an EU-Turkey deal struck in March in which Ankara was asked to stem the flow of refugees into Europe in exchange for cash and...

    The Many Faces of Putinism
    Jun14

    The Many Faces of Putinism

    Over the last two years or so, Moscow has gotten back into the international spotlight in a way that it hasn’t been since the end of the Cold War. As a result of its reckless moves, Putin’s regime has gotten a reputation in the West as dangerous and unpredictable. Nevertheless, a profound lack of understanding as to who or what we are...

    NATO Ministers Agree to Deploy 4 Battalions to Eastern Flank
    Jun14

    NATO Ministers Agree to Deploy 4 Battalions to Eastern Flank

    BRUSSELS—NATO on Tuesday reinforced its defenses against Russia from the Baltic to the Black Sea, delivering what NATO’s chief called a clear message to Moscow that “if any of our allies is attacked the whole alliance will respond as one.” Jens Stoltenberg, the alliance secretary-general, told a news conference that NATO defense ministers...

    Russian and Chinese Soft Power Booms As Turkey Wanes: Survey
    Jun14

    Russian and Chinese Soft Power Booms As Turkey Wanes: Survey

    Russia and China’s soft power appeal is gathering momentum, while Turkey’s is on the wane, according to a public relations firm survey. Soft power refers to a country’s international standing, not via traditional coercive means such as military might or economic blackmail, but other factors that make it more appealing and...

    VivaCell-MTS is the local sponsor of the UEFA Euro 2016 tournament broadcast
    Jun14

    VivaCell-MTS is the local sponsor of the UEFA Euro 2016 tournament broadcast

    VivaCell-MTS is the sponsor of the broadcasting of the European football championship on the First TV channel of Armenia. The company’s press office has told ArmInfo that the long awaited games are now a good reason for everyone to enjoy and cheer for their favorite teams.VivaCell-MTS wishes football lovers many moments full of enthusiasm...

    Russia and Ukraine exchange prisoners
    Jun14

    Russia and Ukraine exchange prisoners

    Russia and Ukraine have exchanged four prisoners in a move coordinated by their governments. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia and Ukraine exchange prisoners
    Jun14

    Russia and Ukraine exchange prisoners

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia and Ukraine have exchanged four prisoners in a move coordinated by their governments…. …read more Source: Associated...