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    The Russian Army’s Super ‘Gun’ Is a City Destroyer
    Aug21

    The Russian Army’s Super ‘Gun’ Is a City Destroyer

    Sebastien Roblin Security, Eurasia They’ve devastated fortifications from Afghanistan to Ukraine. Self-propelled heavy mortar carriers are ubiquitous in modern mechanized armies. Mounted on light armored carriers and placed at the disposal of battalion commanders, such vehicles can deliver heavy and fast-responding indirect bombardments...

    US, Ukraine urge end to soaring tensions with Russia
    Aug21

    US, Ukraine urge end to soaring tensions with Russia

    WASHINGTON: US Vice President Joe Biden and Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko in a phone call urged a speedy resolution to the conflict with pro-Russian separatists amid a spike in tensions with Moscow, the White House said late Friday. Biden and Poroshenko “expressed concern over the recent surge in fighting in eastern Ukraine,...

    Bulgaria’s Nevyana Vladinova Scores 7th in first ever Olympic Finals
    Aug21

    Bulgaria’s Nevyana Vladinova Scores 7th in first ever Olympic Finals

    Bulgaria’s athlete Nevyana Vladinova gave an excellent performance at her first ever participation in Olympic games. She managed to secure the 7th position out of 10 world-class gymnasts. She was standing strong on the 5th spot after a number of her competitors made mistakes in the first three routines, but several mistakes in her ribbon...

    Erdogan Tells Poroshenko Turkey Won’t Recognize Crimea As Russian
    Aug21

    Erdogan Tells Poroshenko Turkey Won’t Recognize Crimea As Russian

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reassured his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko that Ankara will continue to recognize the Crimean Peninsula, which was illegally annexed by Russia, as …read more Source: Big News...

    DC Firm Probes Its Ties to Ukraine Group Linked to Manafort
    Aug21

    DC Firm Probes Its Ties to Ukraine Group Linked to Manafort

    The Podesta Group said Friday that it had hired a law firm to examine its relationship with a not-for-profit European organization that also hired Manafort and was linked to the ousted Ukrainian regim …read more Source: Big News...

    Austrian High Court Rejects Ukrainian Firtash’s Extradition Appeal
    Aug20

    Austrian High Court Rejects Ukrainian Firtash’s Extradition Appeal

    Austria’s Constitutional Court has refused to consider an appeal by Ukrainian businessman Dmytro Firtash in an attempt to fight his extradition to the United States, where he is wanted on corruption charges …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Erdogan Tells Poroshenko Turkey Won’t Recognize Crimea As Russian
    Aug20

    Erdogan Tells Poroshenko Turkey Won’t Recognize Crimea As Russian

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reassured his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko that Ankara will continue to recognize the Crimean Peninsula, which was illegally annexed by Russia, as Ukrainian territory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Congo scare: Hospital heads directed to maintain ‘isolation wards’
    Aug20

    Congo scare: Hospital heads directed to maintain ‘isolation wards’

    The provincial health department and health and medical services department of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) have directed the heads of major public sector hospitals of the city to establish or make functional ‘Isolation Wards’ in their hospitals for treatment of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF). Talking to PPI, KMC...

    Ukraine says 2 soldiers killed in Donetsk shelling
    Aug20

    Ukraine says 2 soldiers killed in Donetsk shelling

    Ukraine says two of its soldiers have been killed in shelling in Donetsk. …read more Source:...

    MH17 criminal probe out next month — Dutch prosecutors
    Aug20

    MH17 criminal probe out next month — Dutch prosecutors

    THE HAGUE: Initial results from a criminal probe into the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over war-torn Ukraine two years ago will be revealed next month, Dutch prosecutors said Friday. The results are expected to shed light on the exact type of missile used to shoot down the jetliner on July 17, 2014, killing all 298 passengers and...