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    Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal
    Aug04

    Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal

    About half of Ukraine’s energy is produced by nuclear power stations that still operate in the wake of the 1986 Chernobyl disaster. (File) Ukraine said on Thursday it had reac …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukrainian hackers leak IDs, personal data of journalists
    Aug04

    Ukrainian hackers leak IDs, personal data of journalists

    In May, Myrotvorets first caused worries about the safety of journalists who covered the conflict in Ukraine’s rebel-controlled east when it leaked names and contact information for thousands of reporters who have reported from rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine. The release of journalists’ personal data has drawn sharp criticism from...

    Boohooing Over Brexit?
    Aug04

    Boohooing Over Brexit?

    In the direct aftermath of the Brexit vote, when gobsmacked global elites tried to make sense of what had just happened, a curious narrative started making the rounds in the press: voters didn’t really know what they were voting for! Dubbed “Bregret” by some wags, anecdotal evidence seemed to pour in that Out voters were merely venting...

    Media Advisory: A First Group of Soldiers from Operation UNIFIER Return From Ukraine
    Aug04

    Media Advisory: A First Group of Soldiers from Operation UNIFIER Return From Ukraine

    VALCARTIER, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Aug. 4, 2016) – Media representatives are invited to attend the return of approximately sixty soldiers from Valcartier on Friday, following their participation in the first rotation of Operation (OP) UNIFIER. When: Friday, August 5, 2016, at 6:10 p.m. (arrival of aircraft) Where: …read...

    Soldiers from Edmonton’s 3rd Canadian Division deploy to Ukraine
    Aug04

    Soldiers from Edmonton’s 3rd Canadian Division deploy to Ukraine

    About 30 Canadian Forces’ personnel flew out of Edmonton on their way to Ukraine Thursday morning as part of Operation UNIFIER. …read more Source: Global...

    Moldova calls exercises involving Russia on its soil illegal
    Aug04

    Moldova calls exercises involving Russia on its soil illegal

    CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldova’s defense ministry says that recent military exercises involving Russian and separatist troops on Moldovan territory are illegal. The ministry said in a statement Thursday that the exercises that took place recently in the separatist region of Trans-Dniester in eastern Moldova “violate Moldovan laws,” but...

    New Polish ambassadors nominated
    Aug04

    New Polish ambassadors nominated

    Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski has delivered nominations to four new ambassadors: to Russia, Ukraine, Tunisia and Jordan, as well as a permanent representative to the OECD. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Putin To Be Main Guest At G20 Summit, Says China
    Aug04

    Putin To Be Main Guest At G20 Summit, Says China

    Vladimir Putin will be the guest of honor at the next G20 summit, hosted by China, a Beijing official told Russian state news agency Itar-Tass. Putin was ostracized during the G20 summit in 2014 and left early, as he was heavily criticised for backing rebels in east Ukraine, fighting government forces. Russia was also banned from G8 summits and...

    Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal (AFP)
    Aug04

    Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine said Thursday it had reached an agreement with the US-based electric giant Westinghouse to build a nuclear fuel production unit that would help reduce its reliance on Russia. …read more Source: The West...

    Polish Foreign Ministry ‘astonished’ at ‘genocide’ claim by Ukrainian MP
    Aug04

    Polish Foreign Ministry ‘astonished’ at ‘genocide’ claim by Ukrainian MP

    The Polish Foreign Ministry has said it is “astonished” at a draft resolution submitted to the Ukrainian parliament referring to “genocide” by Poles against Ukrainians over several decades up to 1951. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...