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    Russia Will Unveil Revamped Black Sea Fleet off Crimea
    Jul19

    Russia Will Unveil Revamped Black Sea Fleet off Crimea

    As tensions between Russia and NATO in the Black Sea continue to rise, Moscow is preparing to unveil its revamped Black Sea Fleet off the coast of Crimea. The Russian navy marks its annual holiday on the last day of July, which is usually celebrated in naval bases with a parade at the nearest large port. Since Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine...

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5 mn a year: study
    Jul19

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5 mn a year: study

    by Mariëtte Le Roux Paris, France – Some 2.5 million people are still becoming infected with HIV every year even as drugs have slashed the death rate and virus-carriers live longer than ever, a global AIDS study said Tuesday. Volunteers light 1,638 candles at the Quezon Memorial Circle during the first AIDS Hour Saturday evening to remember...

    Seven Ukraine troops killed in separatist east
    Jul19

    Seven Ukraine troops killed in separatist east

    Ukraine said Tuesday that seven of its soldiers had been killed and 14 wounded in the bloodiest clashes in the pro-Russian separatist east in two months …read more Source: The Daily...

    @Kady’s Watchlist for July 19 – Justin Trudeau takes to Twitter for Q&A on Prime Minister’s Youth Council
    Jul19

    @Kady’s Watchlist for July 19 – Justin Trudeau takes to Twitter for Q&A on Prime Minister’s Youth Council

    Heads up, Twitterverse: @JustinTrudeau will be holding a virtual Q&A session later this afternoon following an “online announcement” on his election pledge to set up a Prime Minister’s Youth Council. According to the platform, the PMYC will “[consist] of young Canadians aged 16-24,” and will “provide non-partisan advice to the Prime...

    The Morning Vertical, July 19, 2016
    Jul19

    The Morning Vertical, July 19, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine-Turkey air traffic fully resumed
    Jul19

    Ukraine-Turkey air traffic fully resumed

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    Bulgaria participates in new international trainings in the Black Sea
    Jul19

    Bulgaria participates in new international trainings in the Black Sea

    Bulgarian naval forces joined two other military trainings in the Black Sea after the end of Breeze 2016 international military training, Bulgaria’s Ministry of Defense informs. From July 18 until July 21 Bodri corvette takes part at the Romanian military training with international participation in the Black Sea named Sea Shield 2016. From...

    Pro-Russian Rebels Have More Tanks Than U.K. and Germany, Says Kiev
    Jul19

    Pro-Russian Rebels Have More Tanks Than U.K. and Germany, Says Kiev

    There are more Russian tanks in rebel-held eastern Ukraine than in the U.K. and Germany’s combined armies, according to Kiev’s delegate in peace talks. Yevhen Marchuk, who represents Ukraine in the ongoing peace talks between Ukraine, Russia and pro-Russian rebel leaders in Minsk Belarus, told Kanal 5 that Ukraine’s intelligence...

    Ukraine-Turkey air traffic fully resumed
    Jul19

    Ukraine-Turkey air traffic fully resumed

    Air traffic between Ukraine and Turkey has been fully resumed, and flights are being carried out on a regular basis, RIA Novosti quoted Ukraine’s Minister of Infrastructure Volodymyr Omelyan as saying. …read more Source:...

    Berkeley student killed in Nice honored at campus vigil
    Jul19

    Berkeley student killed in Nice honored at campus vigil

    Community members sign messages on a banner in Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus after a vigil for student Nicolas Leslie on Monday, July 18, 2016 in Berkeley, Calif. Leslie was killed in last week’s truck attack in Nice, France. (Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group via AP) A University of California, Berkeley student who was killed in last...