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    Vladimir Putin’s official 2015 income: About €120,000
    Apr15

    Vladimir Putin’s official 2015 income: About €120,000

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s declared income rose by 1 million rubles (€13,000) in 2015 to 8.9 million rubles, or about €120,000, Interfax reported Friday. The leader’s property and earnings declaration included 1500 square meters of land and a 77 square meter apartment, as well as a garage he can use to store his Soviet...

    Being EU Member Guarantees Prosperity, Security – Bulgarian President
    Apr15

    Being EU Member Guarantees Prosperity, Security – Bulgarian President

    According to Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev, being a member of the EU is the only only way forward for achieving prosperity, safety and security. Plevneliev wants Bulgaria to be a proud member of the EU and not subordinate to one of the world powers. The Bulgarian president said this in an interview for Euronews broadcasted on Thursday. The...

    Russia’s Dangerous T-14 Armata Tank: Ready for War Next Year?
    Apr15

    Russia’s Dangerous T-14 Armata Tank: Ready for War Next Year?

    Dave Majumdar Security, Europe Why NATO should be VERY worried. The Russian Ground Forces are set to take delivery of the first production models of the T-14 Armata main battle tank starting in 2017. The Russian army has taken delivery of twenty pre-production version of the tank for operational testing—which is currently under way just outside...

    Madrid are the favourites but City keep dreaming – Begiristain
    Apr15

    Madrid are the favourites but City keep dreaming – Begiristain

    Manchester City were drawn against 10-time winners Real Madrid After being handed a Champions League semi-final tie against Real Madrid, Manchester City director of football Txiki Begiristain is confident his club can upset the odds. City progressed to the last four of Europe’s premier club competition for the first time with a 3-2...

    Stolen Dutch paintings worth $280,000 recovered by Ukraine
    Apr15

    Stolen Dutch paintings worth $280,000 recovered by Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykAMSTERDAM, Netherlands, April 15 (UPI) — Ukrainian authorities said Friday they recovered a cache of four paintings and other items stolen from a Dutch art gallery. …read more Source: United Press...

    Russia to tell NATO Baltic buildup ‘absolutely unjustified’ (AFP)
    Apr15

    Russia to tell NATO Baltic buildup ‘absolutely unjustified’ (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – Russia will use rare talks with NATO next week to protest the alliance’s “absolutely unjustified” military buildup in the Baltic states, Moscow’s ambassador to Brussels said Friday, adding the alliance was using the Ukraine crisis as a pretext. …read more Source: The West...

    Bulgarian President: Being EU Member Guarantees Prosperity, Security
    Apr15

    Bulgarian President: Being EU Member Guarantees Prosperity, Security

    According to Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev, being a member of the EU is the only only way forward for achieving prosperity, safety and security. Plevneliev wants Bulgaria to be a proud member of the EU and not subordinate to one of the world powers. The Bulgarian president said this in an interview for Euronews broadcasted on Thursday. The...

    Did Ukraine power grid hack give Russia an edge? (+ video)
    Apr15

    Did Ukraine power grid hack give Russia an edge? (+ video)

    At an Atlantic Council event Thursday, experts said that a Ukrainian power outage allegedly triggered by Russian hackers may be just a small piece of Moscow’s cybersecurity strategy. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Polio Could Be Eradicated Globally By End Of Decade: Experts
    Apr15

    Polio Could Be Eradicated Globally By End Of Decade: Experts

    LONDON, April 15 (Reuters) – In a huge immunisation effort in 150 countries, health teams will on Sunday launch what they hope will be the final push against polio.Stopping transmission of the contagious viral disease that has infected millions is possible within a year, experts say. And full, official, global eradication could be declared...

    Real Madrid take on Manchester City, Bayern Munich to face Atletico Madrid
    Apr15

    Real Madrid take on Manchester City, Bayern Munich to face Atletico Madrid

    Champions League final will be on May 28 Real Madrid have been paired with Manchester City in the Champions League semi-finals, while Bayern Munich will face Atletico Madrid. Friday’s draw in Nyon means outgoing City manager Manuel Pellegrini will have a chance to get one over his former team, having coached Madrid in 2009-10. Madrid...