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    Germany and Netherlands qualify for UEFA European Under-17 Championship
    Mar30

    Germany and Netherlands qualify for UEFA European Under-17 Championship

    The German national under-17 football team beat the Netherlands 1-0 on Tuesday but both will join England, Ukraine, Portugal, Sweden, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy and hosts Azerbaijan in the 16-team finals …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Russia Running ‘Shadow Government’ For East Ukraine: Report
    Mar30

    Russia Running ‘Shadow Government’ For East Ukraine: Report

    Russia is running a “shadow government” in rebel-held territories of eastern Ukraine under the control of the FSB intelligence service, German daily Bild reported Wednesday, citing minutes from an off… …read more Source:...

    Political analyst: Russia’s isolation from the West automatically makes it search for by-pass routes with its Eastern partners
    Mar30

    Political analyst: Russia’s isolation from the West automatically makes it search for by-pass routes with its Eastern partners

    Russia’s isolation from the West automatically makes it search for by-pass routes with its Eastern partners, Arman Melikyan, the former foreign minister of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, independent political analyst, told ArmInfo. “However, a glance at the map is enough to comprehend that they have little place to maneuver. After the...

    [Ticker] Report: Russia controls east Ukraine regions
    Mar30

    [Ticker] Report: Russia controls east Ukraine regions

    The Russian government and FSB intelligence service are running the day-to-day affairs of Luhansk and Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, reports German daily Bild, citing an internal Russian document from last October. The Russians control taxes, wages and transport. Russia previously said the two breakaway regions were fully independent. …read...

    Svetlana Dimitrova: Before uttering a word I was already listening to opera music
    Mar30

    Svetlana Dimitrova: Before uttering a word I was already listening to opera music

    Celebrating its 80th anniversary, Radio Bulgaria welcomes you to monthly voting for music from Bulgaria. Lots will be drawn to select the names of the winners – people who have guessed the winning song or tune. Three of them are going to win CDs with music in the respective genre. There are three entries for each month as the winning tune is the...

    Russia running ‘shadow govt’ for east Ukraine
    Mar30

    Russia running ‘shadow govt’ for east Ukraine

    A report says that basic administrative functions of the cities of Donetsk and Lugansk are being run by six working groups at five Russian ministries …read more Source: World...

    Lukashenko: It is impossible to balance the situation in Ukraine without the USA
    Mar30

    Lukashenko: It is impossible to balance the situation in Ukraine without the USA

    Alexander Lukashenko remarked that sooner or later the threats emerging in Eastern Europe can have a strong impact on the situation in Europe in general. …read more Source:...

    Russia accuses Latvia of ‘blatant censorship’ after Sputnik news site is shut down
    Mar30

    Russia accuses Latvia of ‘blatant censorship’ after Sputnik news site is shut down

    A new skirmish in the European Union’s “information war” with Russia broke out Tuesday when Latvia shut down a local version of Sputnik, the Kremlin-backed news agency. Russia’s foreign ministry condemned the move as “blatant censorship.” Sputnik said Wednesday it had resumed providing news for Latvian audiences using a .com Internet...

    Foreigners spent PLN 38 bln on shopping in Poland
    Mar30

    Foreigners spent PLN 38 bln on shopping in Poland

    In 2015, foreigners spent PLN 37.7 billion on goods and services in Poland, that means a 6.4 percent y/y increase, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reports. Meanwhile, Poles spent only PLN 18.6 billion abroad (2.7 percent y/y increase). According to the statement, Germans spent the most money (40.3 percent of the total amount). Second place...

    The Dutch rooting for a No in the Ukraine referendum
    Mar30

    The Dutch rooting for a No in the Ukraine referendum

    Next week, the Dutch will cast their opinion on the EU-Ukraine association agreement. While the Yes side is fairly uniform in its composition and logic, the No side is a motley crew. Who are they? …read more Source:...