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    Zach Braff Discovers He’s Advertising Erection Pills In Russia
    Sep15

    Zach Braff Discovers He’s Advertising Erection Pills In Russia

    Zach Braff, star of the popular television show “Scrubs,” discovered his photo is being used to sell male performance enhancement pills in Russia. The actor tweeted a facepalm emoji accompanied with a photo of himself as Doctor John “J.D.” Dorian on a Ukrainian ad selling erectile dysfunction medicine. The ad stated the medicine...

    Sofia concerned that education law in Ukraine may affect study of Bulgarian language in schools
    Sep15

    Sofia concerned that education law in Ukraine may affect study of Bulgarian language in schools

    We have sent a joint letter with the Foreign Ministers of Romania, Greece and Hungary to our Ukrainian counterpart on occasion of legislative amendments in that country that limit language teaching in mother tongue after the 5th grade, Bulgaria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva said on Thursday. The Foreign Ministers of...

    Remembering the Ottoman Empire in Palestine
    Sep15

    Remembering the Ottoman Empire in Palestine

    By Gabriel Polley The last months of this year contain two landmark centenaries in the history of Palestine. The first is the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, on November 2nd. On that day, while Israelis celebrate, the Palestinians will mourn the short letter which, three decades later, took their country from them, the Nakba which...

    Polish citizen detained over alleged bribe in Ukraine: report
    Sep15

    Polish citizen detained over alleged bribe in Ukraine: report

    A Polish citizen holding a senior managerial position at the Ukrainian state rail company Ukrzaliznytsia was detained by the country’s security service (SBU) when allegedly accepting a USD 70,000 bribe on Wednesday, according to reports. …read more Source: Polskie...

    U.S. Coal Shipment Arrives In Ukraine
    Sep15

    U.S. Coal Shipment Arrives In Ukraine

    The first shipment of coal from the United States has arrived in Ukraine, part of a deal between a Ukrainian state-owned energy firm and a Pennsylvania-based mining company. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fearing Russia, Sweden holds biggest war games in 20 years
    Sep15

    Fearing Russia, Sweden holds biggest war games in 20 years

    GOTHENBURG – Neutral Sweden has launched its biggest war games in two decades with support from NATO countries, drilling 19,000 troops after years of spending cuts that have left the country fearful of Russia’s growing military strength. , On the eve of Russia’s biggest maneuvers since 2013, which NATO says will be greater than...

    How I Believe Facebook Was Censoring My Political Speech
    Sep15

    How I Believe Facebook Was Censoring My Political Speech

    In the Summer of 2007 I traveled to China to speak at a conference concerning security preparations for the Olympic Games, which were to be held in Beijing the following year. While transiting Paris’s Charles de Gaulle airport I noticed something odd. The internet sites that I checked every day would not open, to include The American...

    Romanian, Bulgarian, Greek, Hungarian foreign ministers sign joint letter on Ukraine’s education law
    Sep15

    Romanian, Bulgarian, Greek, Hungarian foreign ministers sign joint letter on Ukraine’s education law

    Romania’s Foreign Minister Teodor Melescanu, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zakharieva, Greece’s Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias and Hungary’s Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto have sent their Ukrainian counterpart Pavlo Klimkin, Council of Europe’s Secretary General Thorbjorn Jagland and OSCE High Commissioner for...

    Propaganda hiding behind media freedom – not permissible, evaluates Estonia
    Sep15

    Propaganda hiding behind media freedom – not permissible, evaluates Estonia

    Recognising press freedom as a cornerstone of democracy, the state cannot let propaganda hide behind press freedom, stated Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser n Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Peacekeepers Deployment in Donbass May Lead to Easing of Anti-Russia Sanctions
    Sep15

    Peacekeepers Deployment in Donbass May Lead to Easing of Anti-Russia Sanctions

    BERLIN (Sputnik) — German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel believes that sanctions against Russia may be loosened in case of successful implementation of the initiative on deployment of UN peacekeepers to eastern Ukraine. Gabriel pointed out that earlier this week, the issue of peacekeepers’ deployment had been discussed by German Chancellor...