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    Don’t mention the war: Ukraine off the agenda at EU summit
    Nov23

    Don’t mention the war: Ukraine off the agenda at EU summit

    BRUSSELS: The EU’s bid to deepen ties with six former Soviet states enters its latest round in Brussels on Friday with anxiety about Russian influence running higher than ever in the bloc. But with Russia and the war in eastern Ukraine off the official agenda, the Eastern Partnership summit looks likely to be more of a stock-taking exercise...

    Millions at risk in ‘forgotten’ Ukraine crisis: Aid groups
    Nov23

    Millions at risk in ‘forgotten’ Ukraine crisis: Aid groups

    BERLIN: The “forgotten” humanitarian crisis in conflict-torn eastern Ukraine threatens millions as harsh winter weather sets in, aid groups warned on Wednesday. Action Against Hunger, Doctors of the World and other non-government groups called on the international community to help alleviate food, water and heating fuel shortages....

    Bad Roads review – love, sex and terror in violent vignettes from Ukraine
    Nov23

    Bad Roads review – love, sex and terror in violent vignettes from Ukraine

    Royal Court, LondonThere are echoes of Sarah Kane in Natal’ya Vorozhbit’s powerful play exploring the collateral damage suffered by women during Ukraine’s conflictTheatre can sometimes jolt the memory. At a time when Ukraine has fallen off the media radar, this play by Natal’ya Vorozhbit, translated by Sasha Dugdale,...

    Chinese consortium to build metro line in Kiev
    Nov23

    Chinese consortium to build metro line in Kiev

    A consortium of two Chinese companies on Wednesday signed a cooperation agreement with the city of Kiev on building a fourth metro line in the Ukrainian capital. …read more Source: English China News...

    Uzbekistan: focus on cement production
    Nov23

    Uzbekistan: focus on cement production

    TASHKENT (TCA) — The 15th international conference “Cement industry and market” is being held in Uzbekistan’s capital Tashkent, the Jahon information agency reports. The forum, organized by О’zqurilishmateriallari JSC (Uzbekistan Building Materials) and BusinessCem company (Russia), gathered representatives and specialists of leading...

    Rival factions are battling for control in eastern Ukraine
    Nov23

    Rival factions are battling for control in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW — Dozens of armed men occupied the center of the city of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, blocking the entrances to several government buildings during a standoff between two top officials in the Russian-backed separatist enclave. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    News of the Day From Around the World, Nov. 22
    Nov23

    News of the Day From Around the World, Nov. 22

    1 Ukraine standoff: Dozens of armed men occupied the center of the city of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, blocking the entrances to several government buildings during a standoff between two top officials in the Russian-backed separatist enclave. The menacing deadlock in the so-called Luhansk People’s Republic began on Monday,...

    Rival Factions Battle for Control in Eastern Ukraine
    Nov23

    Rival Factions Battle for Control in Eastern Ukraine

    With armored vehicles on streets, civilians fled a showdown between rival Moscow-backed political leaders in the breakaway Luhansk region. …read more Source: The New York...

    Beeline in Armenia was awarded the nomination "Leading company in  Eastern Europe"
    Nov23

    Beeline in Armenia was awarded the nomination "Leading company in  Eastern Europe"

    ArmInfo. Vahan Martirosyan, Minister of Transport, Communications and Information Technologies of the Republic of Armenia, presented today the “Leading Company in Eastern Europe” Award to the Chief Executive Director of the “UNION” Group of Companies in Eurasia Mikhail Gerchuk and the General Director of Beeline in...

    What In The World Is Going On In The Russia-Backed Separatist Luhansk ‘Republic’?

    Heavily armed men on armored vehicles are patrolling the streets of a war-wracked eastern Ukrainian city — but this time it’s different. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...