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    UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016
    Feb18

    UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016

    By United Press International On Feb. 18, 2014, violence erupted between protesters and security forces in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, resulting in 98 dead. …read more Source: United Press...

    Commentary: Petro Poroshenko’s House Of Cards
    Feb18

    Commentary: Petro Poroshenko’s House Of Cards

    The failure to dismiss Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk followed a prearranged script, in which President Petro Poroshenko was either an active participant or a puppet master. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Genocide survivors share their experiences in panel discussion
    Feb18

    Genocide survivors share their experiences in panel discussion

    The Tufts Daily – Approximately 60 people filled the chapel at the Granoff Family Hillel Center last night to hear survivors of genocide share their stories as a part of Tufts Against Genocide’s (TAG) 6th annual Survivors Speak panel. The event was held as a component of the Cummings/Hillel Program for Holocaust and Genocide Education....

    Ukraine Resists Its Own Revolution
    Feb18

    Ukraine Resists Its Own Revolution

    A corrupt political system is proving indestructible. …read more Source:...

    Russia sues Ukraine to court over EUR 2.7 billion debt
    Feb18

    Russia sues Ukraine to court over EUR 2.7 billion debt

    Russia has sued Ukraine to a court in the UK over a 2.7 billion euro debt, noting that the action was taken after unsuccessful attempts to agree on a debt restructuring, according to Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    ”Russia is more for me than just a country”. Robert Kocharian
    Feb18

    ”Russia is more for me than just a country”. Robert Kocharian

    Robert Kocharian, president of Armenia (1998-2008) Anna Sous, RFE/RL Date of interview: September 2015 (This interview was conducted in Russian.) Anna Sous: What is your Russia like? What does Russia represent to the second president of independent Armenia and the first president of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic? Robert Kocharian: I had a Russian...

    Housewarming in Syunik region with the support of VivaCell-MTS
    Feb18

    Housewarming in Syunik region with the support of VivaCell-MTS

    The construction activities which started in Darbas village of Syunik region half a year ago have now been completed. The dream of the Karapetyan brothers is fulfilled: the family celebrates housewarming. VivaCell-MTS General Manager Ralph Yirikian and “Fuller Center for Housing Armenia” President Ashot Yeghiazaryan participated in...

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea
    Feb18

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea

    Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic Tatar, is in jail. Last April, when she was seven months pregnant, police grabbed him from the streets of their village because he had taken part in a Tatar protest against Russian annexation of Crimea. She is not allowed to visit […] The post Tatars step up...

    Depleted Man City face Chelsea in FA Cup showdown
    Feb18

    Depleted Man City face Chelsea in FA Cup showdown

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini. Reuters LONDON: The lure of reaching the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time will weigh heavily on Manuel Pellegrini’s mind as Manchester City and Chelsea prepare for a heavyweight FA Cup fifth-round clash on Sunday. With City flying to Ukraine to face Dynamo Kiev just 24 hours after...

    POLITICO Caucus participants: February 2016
    Feb18

    POLITICO Caucus participants: February 2016

    Find the article on POLITICO’s Caucus poll here. Joaquín Almunia, Former Vice President and European Commpetrssioner for Competition, European Commission, Brussels; Former Leader of the Opposition and Minister of Employment, Madrid Petras Austrevicius, Lithuanian MEP, Chairman of delegation for relations with Afghanistan, Vice Chair of...