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    Former NATO chief becomes adviser to Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko
    May28

    Former NATO chief becomes adviser to Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen, former NATO Secretary General and Danish Prime Minister said on Saturday he’s accepted the appointment of Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko to become his adviser. Rasmussen, who had held NATO’s top post from 2009 to 2014, wrote on his Facebook page that he is “pleased to accept the appointment.” He said...

    The rumor on Azerbaijan-fled Vahan Martirosyan’s moving to Ukraine to be clarified
    May28

    The rumor on Azerbaijan-fled Vahan Martirosyan’s moving to Ukraine to be clarified

    Vahan Martirosyan, the Head of “National Liberation Movement” NGO, who a few months ago has fled to Azerbaijan from Armenia with his wife and a child and has asked for a political asylum, has moved to Ukraine. He has told … …read more Source:...

    Russia derides Ukraine’s hiring of ex-Nato chief
    May28

    Russia derides Ukraine’s hiring of ex-Nato chief

    Russian MPs say appointment of Anders Fogh Rasmussen as special adviser is a ‘hostile gesture’Ukraine’s president has appointed a former Nato secretary general as a special adviser, drawing a derisive reaction from Russia.Petro Poroshenko announced the appointment of Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former prime minister of Denmark who was...

    Svitolina downs former champion Ivanovic at French Open
    May28

    Svitolina downs former champion Ivanovic at French Open

    In her seven previous matches with Ana Ivanovic, Elina Svitolina had only managed to win a set. The 18th-seeded Ukrainian ended that winless run on Saturday. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ex-NATO chief, PM named as adviser to Ukraine’ president
    May28

    Ex-NATO chief, PM named as adviser to Ukraine’ president

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A former NATO Secretary-General and Danish prime minister has been named an adviser to Ukraine’s president.Anders Fogh Rasmussen said on Twitter …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Morocco Ranks 113 Among Best Countries to “Meet Women”
    May28

    Morocco Ranks 113 Among Best Countries to “Meet Women”

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Rabat – Morocco has been ranked 113 on the list of top countries to “meet women,” according to Ranker.com, a website for online ranking of various subjects. The ranking for top country to meet women was compiled through votes cast by people who had visited or lived in the countries. Sweden...

    In Crimean Port, A Hospital Reportedly Takes A ‘Potemkin’ Approach To Impress
    May28

    In Crimean Port, A Hospital Reportedly Takes A ‘Potemkin’ Approach To Impress

    The Potemkin village, that tried and true manifestation of Russian bureaucratic ingenuity whose place in popular lore has been cemented for centuries, has been given a modern update — the annexed peninsula of Crimea now reportedly has its own “Potemkin hospital.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ May Prove Thorn in Own Leaders’ Side
    May28

    Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ May Prove Thorn in Own Leaders’ Side

    …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    Putin visits Orthodox monastic community at Mount Athos
    May28

    Putin visits Orthodox monastic community at Mount Athos

    KARYES, Greece (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived at the northern Greek peninsula of Mount Athos, on a visit to the autonomous Orthodox Christian monastic community here. Putin flew from Athens to the northern city of Thessaloniki Saturday morning, went by road near Mt.Athos and then took a boat — the only means to reach the...

    “Armenia was presented illegally.” Minister of Sports about the brawl of Armenian and Azerbaijani sportsmen
    May28

    “Armenia was presented illegally.” Minister of Sports about the brawl of Armenian and Azerbaijani sportsmen

    In the city of Lvov, Ukraine, there was a mass brawl with the participation of Armenian and Azerbaijani sportsmen. Today, Aravot.am asked the Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Gabriel Ghazaryan, how he reacts to the incident and how he … …read more Source:...