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    Ambassador: Issyk-Kul is pricey for Ukrainian tourists
    Jun23

    Ambassador: Issyk-Kul is pricey for Ukrainian tourists

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Hummels says Germany take comfort from defensive solidity at Euros
    Jun23

    Hummels says Germany take comfort from defensive solidity at Euros

    Poland’s Arkadiusz Milik in action with Germany’s Mats Hummels during Euro 2016 at Stade de France, Saint-Denis near Paris, in France, on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Photo: Reuters PARIS: Germany can take comfort from their defensive solidity at Euro 2016 even if their strike force has yet to catch fire at the other end, centre back Mats...

    Ukraine grateful to Kyrgyzstan for its non-recognition policy for Crimea and Sevastopol – Ambassador
    Jun23

    Ukraine grateful to Kyrgyzstan for its non-recognition policy for Crimea and Sevastopol – Ambassador

    Mykola Doroshenko underlined his country is grateful to Kyrgyzstan for non-recognition policy for Crimea and Sevastopol during the press conference in Bishkek on June 23. …read more Source: AKIpress News...

    Pope Francis to Visit Armenia’s Memorial to ‘Genocide’ Victims
    Jun23

    Pope Francis to Visit Armenia’s Memorial to ‘Genocide’ Victims

    Pope Francis travels Friday for a three-day trip to Armenia, where he will visit the memorial to those who died in the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Turks, potentially straining relations between the Vatican and Ankara again. The trip also comes just after a major outbreak of violence in the turbulent Caucasus region, when ethnic Armenian...

    KGB Investigates 138 Suspected Belarusian Mercenaries
    Jun23

    KGB Investigates 138 Suspected Belarusian Mercenaries

    The chairman of Belarus’s KGB says investigations have been launched into the activities of 138 Belarusian citizens who are thought to have been combatants in Ukraine’s eastern regions of Luhansk and Donetsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Mogherini shakes up staff, mission
    Jun23

    Mogherini shakes up staff, mission

    Following a couple of unexpected and high-profile departures from the EU’s fledgling diplomatic service, its ambitious chief, Federica Mogherini, has moved fast to put her stamp on the institution and articulate a clearer vision for it and Europe’s foreign policy. But the upheavals at the European External Action Service, a kind of EU...

    Italy hopeful of hurting champions Spain
    Jun23

    Italy hopeful of hurting champions Spain

    LILLE (AFP) – Italy coach Antonio Conte believes his team can thrive as the underdogs when they face Spain in the first knockout round at Euro 2016 next Monday.The Azzurris reward for finishing top of Group E is a meeting with the reigning champions in a repeat of the Euro 2012 final, when Spain outclassed the Italians 4-0 in Kiev.Given...

    Man could lose use of finger after being transferred between four hospitals before undergoing surgery
    Jun23

    Man could lose use of finger after being transferred between four hospitals before undergoing surgery

    A Ukrainian man in his 40s is at risk of losing mobility in one of his fingers after being transferred between four hospitals in four days before finally being operated on. The work accident that ruptured one of his fingers’ tendons happened in Parchal, Lagoa on June 13. He was transferred between three hospitals in Portimão, Setúbal and...

    The Morning Vertical, June 23, 2016
    Jun23

    The Morning Vertical, June 23, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Shocking video shows Ukrainian soldiers burying Russian alive (warning: disturbing images)
    Jun23

    Shocking video shows Ukrainian soldiers burying Russian alive (warning: disturbing images)

    A horrific video allegedly showing soldiers burying a man alive has been posted online. It shows four men wearing camouflage uniforms and balaclavas throwing the man into an open grave. The man is clearly alive and his feet can be seen moving once he is lying in the ground. A voice can reportedly be heard in the background saying in Ukrainian:...