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    Russia uses the law to put pressure on internet users
    Jul15

    Russia uses the law to put pressure on internet users

    More and more people in Russia are being given jail sentences for controversial posts on the internet. Simply questioning the annexation of Crimea is enough to lead to charges. Now, laws have been tightened once again. In Russia, the internet was once seen as the last refuge of free speech. As the state’s grip on television tightened and...

    US offers Russia closer cooperation to save Syria plan
    Jul15

    US offers Russia closer cooperation to save Syria plan

    MOSCOW: Top US diplomat John Kerry met Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Thursday to offer him closer military cooperation in the hope of salvaging the stalled Syria peace process. Ahead of the meeting, pessimistic US officials were careful to say it was not a last chance for diplomacy to work, but stressed they were running out of...

    Ukraine’s  disappeared cast a long shadow over a divided nation
    Jul15

    Ukraine’s disappeared cast a long shadow over a divided nation

    Search for the missing and dead could last years and hamper any reconciliation efforts …read more Source: The Irish...

    Syria diplomatic efforts cannot continue indefinitely: US Secretary Kerry to Russian President Putin
    Jul15

    Syria diplomatic efforts cannot continue indefinitely: US Secretary Kerry to Russian President Putin

    US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the need to increase pressure on fighters loyal to Islamic State and the Nusra front. (Vasily Maximov/Pool Photo via AP) US Secretary of State John Kerry said in a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin that without “concrete, near-term steps,” diplomatic...

    Deploying Troops to Eastern Europe, NATO Sends Russia the Right Message
    Jul15

    Deploying Troops to Eastern Europe, NATO Sends Russia the Right Message

    ‘The most significant reinforcement of our collective defense any time since the Cold War,” President Obama called it. A bit of an exaggeration, perhaps, but it was still an achievement: Last week’s NATO summit in Warsaw ordered the deployment of troops to Eastern Europe, the alliance’s most serious response yet to Russia’s...

    Pine Penises, Pink Penguins – New Moscow Decoration
    Jul15

    Pine Penises, Pink Penguins – New Moscow Decoration

    https://www.instagram.com/p/BHQGXJZA2YJ/ One of the central Moscow squares, the square of the Revolution, recently received a new decoration from the city government – two compositions of human high pine trees which looked very much like male genitals. First, this similarity caught the attention of Russian Instagram users, who called them...

    Drone launched to ‘monitor fraud’ in Ukraine parliament
    Jul15

    Drone launched to ‘monitor fraud’ in Ukraine parliament

    The Ukrainian parliament has been disrupted by a drone, launched by an opposition party member to monitor potential voting fraud. A session was… …read more Source:...

    President Poroshenko completes official visit to Azerbaijan
    Jul15

    President Poroshenko completes official visit to Azerbaijan

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has today ended his official visit to Azerbaijan. …read more Source:...

    US not coordinating Syria military operations with Russia: White House
    Jul14

    US not coordinating Syria military operations with Russia: White House

    White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the US would welcome a military contribution from Russia, as long as they were focused on ISIL and Al Qaeda’s presence in Syria. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) The US is not coordinating its military operations in Syria with Russia, the White House said on Thursday amid reports that America is offering...

    BeeForce project developed by Beeline Armenia team won in Digithon-2016 Eurasia contest
    Jul14

    BeeForce project developed by Beeline Armenia team won in Digithon-2016 Eurasia contest

    Beeline Armenia team comprised of employees of technical department and commercial unit, won Digithon-2016 Eurasia international innovative contest, held in Kyrgyzstan. The winner team presented BeeForce program, which is a new solution in cloud game field. The press-service of the company has told ArmInfo, that the project has first won in the...