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    Sławomir Nowak to head Ukraine’s State Agency for Roads
    Oct19

    Sławomir Nowak to head Ukraine’s State Agency for Roads

    Slawomir Nowak has become the new head of the State Agency for Roads of Ukraine (Ukrawtodor). This is equivalent to Poland’s General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways. The former Polish transport minister will be responsible for the development of Ukraine’s road network. This is yet another Polish politician or official who...

    Germany Hosts Meeting to Review Minsk Agreements on Ukraine
    Oct19

    Germany Hosts Meeting to Review Minsk Agreements on Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will host a meeting Wednesday with the Russian, Ukrainian and French presidents in Berlin in efforts to reactivate the stalled Minsk peace agreements aimed at a political settlement in eastern Ukraine. Amid escalating tensions between the West and Russia, Merkel invited Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian...

    Two Russians, one American blast off to ISS
    Oct19

    Two Russians, one American blast off to ISS

    BAIKONUR: Two Russian cosmonauts and a NASA astronaut soared into orbit in a Soyuz spacecraft Wednesday at the start of a two-day journey to the International Space Station. NASA’s Shane Kimbrough and Andrei Borisenko and Sergei Ryzhikov of Roscosmos blasted off at 0805 GMT from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan after their launch had...

    The Anti-Russian Lynch Mob Fails
    Oct19

    The Anti-Russian Lynch Mob Fails

    Photo by Thierry Ehrmann With an all-but official declaration of a new “Cold War” on Russia by the United States, the journalistic atmosphere in the US, the EU and the exiting UK has become poisonous. Dissent is hardly permitted. All evils are now assumed to be the work of Moscow until proven otherwise, even by the most liberal of publications....

    Norway asked to host rotational force of US Marines
    Oct19

    Norway asked to host rotational force of US Marines

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — The United States wants to send a 300-strong rotational force of U.S. Marines to Norway, a NATO member that shares a border with Russia in the Arctic. Norwegian Defense Ministry spokesman Lars Gjemble said Wednesday that “a limited rotational U.S. Marine Corps presence in Norway is a possible option currently being considered.”...

    Thousands Attend Warlord’s Funeral in Ukraine’s Rebel East
    Oct19

    Thousands Attend Warlord’s Funeral in Ukraine’s Rebel East

    Thousands turned out Wednesday for the funeral of a senior commander of pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine, who was killed in a bomb blast. Arsen Pavlov, 33, also known by nom de guerre Motorola, was killed Sunday when an unidentified device exploded in an elevator of his apartment building in Donetsk. His bodyguard was also killed....

    4 arrested in beating of Chabad rabbi in Ukraine
    Oct19

    4 arrested in beating of Chabad rabbi in Ukraine

    (JTA) – Police in Ukraine arrested four suspects, including two teenagers, in the beating of a rabbi in the western city of Zhitomir earlier this month. The suspects in the Oct. 7 beating of Mendel Deitsch, 63, were apprehended Sunday at a bus station in the city, which they planned to flee because they believed that police were closing in on...

    Responsible Business Awards granted
    Oct19

    Responsible Business Awards granted

    Corporate social sensitivity rewarded during this year’s “responsible business summit & awards gala” we once again honored entrepreneurs who are exceptionally involved in the promotion and implementation of CSR and the idea of responsible business. The second edition of this event took place on 14 October 2016 in the Sofitel Victoria...

    Rumours state Donetsk militant commander Motorola was killed by Latvian mercenary
    Oct19

    Rumours state Donetsk militant commander Motorola was killed by Latvian mercenary

    On Wednesday, 19 October, rumours began surfacing on Ukrainian and Russian websites that Donetsk pro-Moscow militant commander Arseny Pavlov, aka Motorola, was possibly killed by Latvian mercenary named Marks Ozolins. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Putin Heads to Germany for Talks on Ukraine, Where Europe’s Only War Rumbles On
    Oct19

    Putin Heads to Germany for Talks on Ukraine, Where Europe’s Only War Rumbles On

    The summit meeting will test whether the Russian president will cut a deal to end the conflict while he also faces pressure over Moscow’s role in Syria. …read more Source: The New York...