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    Five killed in Ukraine’s deadliest 24 hours since Easter truce (AFP)
    May03

    Five killed in Ukraine’s deadliest 24 hours since Easter truce (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Four Ukrainian soldiers and a civilian were killed in the deadliest 24-hour period in Ukraine’s eastern separatist war zone since the start of an Easter truce, officials said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    The friendly hitman: how boxing gave Anthony Joshua a second chance
    May03

    The friendly hitman: how boxing gave Anthony Joshua a second chance

    At 19, he was fitted with an electronic tag. At 27, he is the world’s top heavyweight boxer. Boxing nicknames usually fall into three categories. There’s the smart, such as Michael “Second To” Nunn. The cool: “Sugar” Ray Leonard. And, most often, the blunt: James “Bonecrusher” Smith, “Iron” Mike Tyson and Roberto “Hands of Stone”...

    Panama Papers fugitive arrested in Ukraine after 3 years on the run
    May03

    Panama Papers fugitive arrested in Ukraine after 3 years on the run

    After nearly three years on the lam, Italian fugitive Giuseppe Donaldo Nicosia — whose lavish spending of allegedly stolen money was laid bare in the Panama Papers — has been … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Tillerson says almost no trust between U.S. and Russia
    May03

    Tillerson says almost no trust between U.S. and Russia

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that “there’s almost no trust” between the U.S. and Russia now. Tillerson made the comments while addressing employees at the State Department. He said the Trump administration is working to rebuild trust one issue at a time, starting with Syria. Following President Donald Trump’s call...

    Interpol Confirms Removing Ukrainian Ex-Leader Yanukovych From Wanted List
    May03

    Interpol Confirms Removing Ukrainian Ex-Leader Yanukovych From Wanted List

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Kirasir published scans of an Interpol letter stating that a red notice, which is equivalent to an international arrest warrant, is absent against Yanukovych. “Interpol has thus confirmed the fact that criminal proceedings against Viktor Yanukovych [by Ukraine] are politically motivated,” the lawyer said on Facebook. The letter...

    Zaruhi Mejlumyan wins Free Media Awards
    May03

    Zaruhi Mejlumyan wins Free Media Awards

    Zaruhi Mejlumyan, a journalist working for the website www.hetq.am, has been awarded by the Fritt Ord Foundation (the Freedom of Expression Foundation), Oslo, and the ZEIT Foundation. The Fritt Ord Foundation and the ZEIT Foundation honoured independent journalists and media from Azerbaijan, Armenia and Russia. The 2017 Free Media Awards go to...

    China invited to organize tours to Minsk with visits to neighboring countries
    May03

    China invited to organize tours to Minsk with visits to neighboring countries

    Andrei Shorets believes that the Chinese tourists who come to Minsk could also visit Moscow, Riga, Kiev, Saint Petersburg and other wonderful cities that are easy to get to by plane. …read more Source:...

    Who Killed the Liberal World Order?
    May03

    Who Killed the Liberal World Order?

    At last September’s G-20 summit in Hangzhou, China, Barack Obama put the fear of God into Vladimir Putin. Or at least he tried. Two months earlier, American intelligence officials informed the President they had “high confidence” it was Russian hackers who had broken into computer servers belonging to the Democratic National Committee and...

    Bishkek is included in top 10 cities of the CIS, popular among Russian tourists
    May03

    Bishkek is included in top 10 cities of the CIS, popular among Russian tourists

    Bishkek, May 3 / Kabar /. Analytical agency Turstat determined the most popular cities of the CIS among the Russian tourists for traveling on holidays in May 2017. The ranking is made on the basis of the analysis of the data of online hotel reservation systems. Minsk, Tbilisi, Almaty, Baku, Astana, Yerevan, Kiev, Tashkent, Bishkek and Chisinau...

    Miss USSR UK – the beauty pageant for a country that no longer exists
    May03

    Miss USSR UK – the beauty pageant for a country that no longer exists

    Everyone looks stunning. Just don’t mention the Crimea. When I arrive at the beauty pageant “Miss USSR UK”, several women smile rehearsed smiles at me and tell me I look “amaaaaazing”. A voice coach tries to convince me that the presentation of what I say is potentially as important as the content of what I’m saying. But I...