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    Ukraine bans Russian cargo trucks in tit-for-tat move: PM
    Feb15

    Ukraine bans Russian cargo trucks in tit-for-tat move: PM

    Ukraine has temporarily banned Russian cargo trucks from crossing Ukrainian territory in response to a similar move from Russia, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said Monday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Adrenaline Junkies Take Insane Selfie On Top Of Chinese Skyscraper
    Feb15

    Adrenaline Junkies Take Insane Selfie On Top Of Chinese Skyscraper

    Daredevils recently scaled a skyscraper in China to take what may be the ultimate self-portrait.The “On The Roofs” collective took the elevator to the top floor of the Shun Hing Square tower in Shenzhen and busted through what looked like a locked door. They then climbed to the top of a spire, 1,260 feet above the ground, and took a...

    airBaltic celebrates 20 years in Kiev
    Feb15

    airBaltic celebrates 20 years in Kiev

    This week, the Latvian airline airBaltic celebrates the 20th anniversary of its Riga – Kiev service. Since 1996, airBaltic has carried almost 900 thousand passengers on the route and today it offers convenient connections between the cities and beyond to destinations in the Baltic region, Scandinavia, and Russia, informs BC Janis Vanags....

    McCain: Putin using refugee crisis as a weapon
    Feb15

    McCain: Putin using refugee crisis as a weapon

    Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to worsen the refugee crisis in order to split Europe and America and undermine the EU, U.S. Senator John McCain said Sunday. “Mr. Putin is not interested in being our partner,” the 2008 Republican presidential candidate and chairman of the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee told the Munich Security...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine talks made Minsk a venue for important international events
    Feb15

    Poroshenko: Ukraine talks made Minsk a venue for important international events

    “I would like to congratulate Minsk on becoming a venue for important international events as a result of the agreements with President Alexander Lukashenko,” Petro Poroshenko said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine ratifies CIS Free Trade Zone Agreement with Uzbekistan
    Feb15

    Ukraine ratifies CIS Free Trade Zone Agreement with Uzbekistan

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Press review
    Feb15

    Press review

    In an interview for Sega, Nikola Kazakov, President of the State Agency for Refugees says that refugees now spend no more than a few hours in Bulgaria. The trafficking rings are functioning flawlessly and practically all foreigners continue West. For months refugee centres have been registering disappearances in large numbers; in the August 2015...

    Kazakhstan Changes Army’s Style of Marching
    Feb15

    Kazakhstan Changes Army’s Style of Marching

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has ordered a new way the country’s soldiers should march. Photo by vechastana.kz Nazarbayev issued a decree on Feb. 3 saying that from now on, Kazakhstan’s soldiers will march at a tempo of 95 to 105...

    Kerry: Russian sanctions will remain in place until Minsk agreements observed in full
    Feb15

    Kerry: Russian sanctions will remain in place until Minsk agreements observed in full

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on February 13th sharply criticized Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria, accusing Moscow of “repeated aggression” in both places, the Associate Press reports, cites LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Exclusive: Russian Premier Remains Defiant On Bombing Of Syrian Rebels
    Feb15

    Exclusive: Russian Premier Remains Defiant On Bombing Of Syrian Rebels

    MoreRussia Accuses West of ‘New Cold War’ Over Syria, UkraineWhy the Syrian Ceasefire Will Not Stop Russia’s Bombing CampaignDiplomats Aim for Temporary Syria Truce in a WeekRussia has no plans to stop its bombing campaign against rebel positions in Syria until Moscow’s allies in Damascus can achieve peace on favorable terms,...