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    Beeline modernizes fixed network in Aragatsavan village
    Sep08

    Beeline modernizes fixed network in Aragatsavan village

    ArmInfo. Beeline announced the start of modernization works on fixed network in Aragatsavan village, according to the press service of the company, these works are scheduled to be finished by October 15 2017. According to the source, upon the conclusion of this program, the residents of the village will access high quality digital fixed network...

    Poroshenko sees Zapad as possible cover for invasion into Ukraine
    Sep08

    Poroshenko sees Zapad as possible cover for invasion into Ukraine

    The President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, has stated that proof point to Russia possibly planning to use next week’s military exercises in Belarus as a cover for invasion reasoning that “there is more and more proof of its preparations for an offensive war on a continental scale». …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ukraine Braces For Saakashvili’s Possible Return
    Sep08

    Ukraine Braces For Saakashvili’s Possible Return

    After being stripped of Ukrainian citizenship by President Petro Poroshenko, Mikheil Saakashvili will try to return to his once-adoptive country despite the threat of extradition to Georgia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Deadly Car Blast In Central Kyiv
    Sep08

    Deadly Car Blast In Central Kyiv

    A car exploded in the center of the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, killing the driver, who was identified by police as a member of a Ukrainian volunteer battalion who fought against Russia-backed separatists in the country’s east. Timur Makhauri, a Chechen with Georgian citizenship, died when his black Toyota Camry with Georgian plates exploded...

    We’ll lift Russia sanctions when east Ukraine is peaceful: Merkel
    Sep08

    We’ll lift Russia sanctions when east Ukraine is peaceful: Merkel

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that she wanted European Union sanctions against Russia lifted, but only once peaceful conditions had been achieved in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    Delegations from 15 twinned cities to congratulate Gomel on 875th anniversary
    Sep08

    Delegations from 15 twinned cities to congratulate Gomel on 875th anniversary

    According to the source, the delegations will come from 15 twinned cities located, in particular, in Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Serbia, China, and Georgia. The foreign delegations will be welcomed by top officials of the Gomel city administration at the Gomel Oblast Public and Cultural Center. …read more Source:...

    Toronto celebrates Ukraine’s independence, Canada’s 150th anniversary
    Sep08

    Toronto celebrates Ukraine’s independence, Canada’s 150th anniversary

    TORONTO – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress Toronto Branch (UCC-Toronto) welcomed over 12,000 people to the 26th annual Ukrainian Independence Day celebration on Saturday, August 19, at Centennial Park in Toronto for what is the largest such celebration in North America and the diaspora. The 2017 Independence Day celebration marked not only over a...

    Zapad 2017 plan reflects religious, ethnic factors, not just geopolitical ones
    Sep08

    Zapad 2017 plan reflects religious, ethnic factors, not just geopolitical ones

    The upcoming Zapad 2017 joint exercise by Russian and Belarusian troops in Belarus has sparked concerns that it may be used by Moscow either to carry out a hybrid revolution in Belarus – along the lines of what Vladimir Putin did in Crimea in 2014 – or to put new pressure on Ukraine, Poland and […] …read more Source: The Ukrainian...

    Catalonia independence: Can anything end the stand-off?
    Sep08

    Catalonia independence: Can anything end the stand-off?

    Credits Pau Barrena/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text An apartment block bedecked with Catalan flags and pro-independence banners in Barcelona Regional government says it is under ‘state of siege’ as Spanish PM vows to block referendum In Depth Friday, September 8, 2017 – 3:42pm …read more Source: The...

    FSB Document: Missing Ukrainian Teen Faces Terrorism-Related Charges In Russia
    Sep08

    FSB Document: Missing Ukrainian Teen Faces Terrorism-Related Charges In Russia

    A Ukrainian teenager who was allegedly lured into Belarus by the Russian security services is being held in Russia on suspicion of terrorism-related crimes, according to a copy of an official Russian document seen by RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...