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    ‘Bringing new immigrants is the best way to celebrate Israel’
    Nov30

    ‘Bringing new immigrants is the best way to celebrate Israel’

    Marking 70 years after UN partition vote on Israel, 201 immigrants arrive from Ukraine. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Rex Tillerson: state department can be cut as we will soon solve global conflicts
    Nov30

    Rex Tillerson: state department can be cut as we will soon solve global conflicts

    The secretary of state defended the Trump administration’s plan to slash US diplomacy by 31% despite North Korean missile test and Afghanistan escalationRex Tillerson said on Tuesday that the Trump administration’s proposal to slash the state department and foreign aid budget is in part based on an expectation it will be able to...

    Kazakhstan team takes second place in Arm-wrestling World Cup
    Nov30

    Kazakhstan team takes second place in Arm-wrestling World Cup

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakh athletes took second place in the overall team competition at the Arm-wrestling World Cup held in Rumia, Poland. The Arm-wrestling World Cup, held Nov.16-19, brought together the strongest handlers from 31 countries. The Kazakhstan team included...

    Uhuru Kenyatta swears-in for second term as Kenyan president
    Nov30

    Uhuru Kenyatta swears-in for second term as Kenyan president

    Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in Tuesday for a second term as police fired teargas to disperse angry opposition supporters, in what many hope is the closing act of a gruelling and divisive election drama. The pomp and ceremony ended with a 21-gun salute but was overshadowed by chaos in another part of Nairobi, where police engaged in...

    UKRAINIAN STEPS TO EU: THE EASTERN PARTNERSHIP – УКРАЇНСЬКІ КРОКИ ДО ЄС: СХІДНЕ ПАРТНЕРСТВО
    Nov30

    UKRAINIAN STEPS TO EU: THE EASTERN PARTNERSHIP – УКРАЇНСЬКІ КРОКИ ДО ЄС: СХІДНЕ ПАРТНЕРСТВО

    The leaders of the EU and of the six Eastern partner countries met in Brussels to review what has been achieved since the last summit in 2015. The Eastern Partnership (EaP) is a joint initiative of the European Union and its Eastern European partners: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. All leaders agreed...

    Security lapses at aid agency leave beneficiary data at risk
    Nov30

    Security lapses at aid agency leave beneficiary data at risk

    Aid agencies have put some projects on hold while reviewing the security of a popular online system for handling aid distributions, IRIN has learnt. Sensitive personal and financial data on tens of thousands of people in humanitarian aid projects is at risk from hackers, according to a damning security analysis by a financial technology startup....

    UKRAINIAN DNISTER AND UKRAINIAN COMMUNITY – УКРАЇНСЬКИЙ “ДНІСТЕР” І УКРАЇНСЬКА СПІЛЬНОТА
    Nov30

    UKRAINIAN DNISTER AND UKRAINIAN COMMUNITY – УКРАЇНСЬКИЙ “ДНІСТЕР” І УКРАЇНСЬКА СПІЛЬНОТА

    Bogdan Rudnytski interviewed member of the Board of Directors of the Dnister Ukrainian Credit Co-operative Valentyn Mykytenko. – Богдан Рудницький веде розмову із одним із директорів Української Кредитової Кооперативи “Дністер” паном Валентином Микитенком. …read more Source:...

    Trump’s Russian schizophrenia
    Nov30

    Trump’s Russian schizophrenia

    Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here. The United States should send arms to Ukraine to help in its “self-defense” against Russian aggression. It should hold Russia accountable for its illegal “occupation” of territory there, and push for international peacekeepers. Russian President Vladimir Putin...

    Chronicler of Evil
    Nov30

    Chronicler of Evil

    Anne Applebaum has written a new book, Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine. It is about the “terror-famine” of 1932–34. She has also written Gulag: A History and Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944–1956. As you can see, she does not pick the cheeriest of subjects. But she picks important ones, and she is utterly authoritative...

    Report: Turkey Swapped Two Alleged Russian Spies For Crimean Tartar Leaders
    Nov30

    Report: Turkey Swapped Two Alleged Russian Spies For Crimean Tartar Leaders

    Turkish broadcaster Haberturk reports that Turkey has extradited two Russians accused of espionage in exchange for the release of two Crimean Tatar leaders jailed in Russia-occupied Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...