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    NATO Launches Largest Military Drills Since End of Cold War
    Jun07

    NATO Launches Largest Military Drills Since End of Cold War

    NATO has launched its first military drills in Poland—its largest since the Cold War ended and the Soviet Union dissolved more than 25 years ago. Poland, along with its NATO partners, kicked off the two-week long Anaconda initiative, which are designed to check “the alliance’s ability to defend its eastern flank,” Polish Defence Minister...

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens
    Jun07

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens

    KLINTSY, Russia (Reuters) – Russia is building an army base near its border with Ukraine, the latest in a chain of new military sites along what the Kremlin sees as its frontline in a growing confrontation with NATO. …read more Source:...

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens
    Jun07

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens

    By Anton Zverev KLINTSY, Russia (Reuters) – Russia is building an army base near its border with Ukraine, the latest in a chain of new… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine asks François Hollande to speed up visas for soccer fans
    Jun07

    Ukraine asks François Hollande to speed up visas for soccer fans

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko asked his French counterpart François Hollande to help Ukrainian football fans get visas for Euro 2016, which kicks off on June 10. Poroshenko’s office said in a statement Monday that he asked Hollande “to facilitate the issuance of visas for Ukrainian fans who are planning to visit the European Football...

    Britain warns Euro 2016 stadiums could be terror targets
    Jun07

    Britain warns Euro 2016 stadiums could be terror targets

    LONDON: Britain on Tuesday warned its citizens travelling to the Euro 2016 football championships in France that stadiums, fan zones and transport hubs “represent potential targets for terrorist attacks”. “There is a high threat from terrorism,” the foreign ministry said in a travel advisory for supporters. “During Euro 2016, stadiums, fan zones,...

    Ukraine will supply 10 military transport aircrafts to Azerbaijan
    Jun07

    Ukraine will supply 10 military transport aircrafts to Azerbaijan

    Baku/07.06.16/Turan: Ukraine has signed a contract with Azerbaijan to supply 10 military transport aircrafts An-178, said on Tuesday the Ukrainian Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman. “AN-178 will fly to Azerbaijan! A contract was signed with Azerbaijani company for the purchase of 10 AN-178 aircraft,” wrote Groisman in his microblog on...

    Missile part found at Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site
    Jun07

    Missile part found at Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site

    Ed AdamczykTILBURG , Netherlands, June 7 (UPI) — Investigators in the Netherlands on Tuesday released the photo of a missile part discovered at the Ukrainian crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. …read more Source: United Press...

    Argentinian-Israeli soccer star powers team to premier A league
    Jun07

    Argentinian-Israeli soccer star powers team to premier A league

    BUENOS AIRES (JTA) — An Argentinian-Israeli soccer star on Sunday led the Argentinian team “Talleres” to a championship and a promotion from the national B Division to the premier A league Eial Strahman, 26, who formerly played for the Israeli Maccabi Haifa team, is now being called “Strahman the super hero” by local media for the unbeaten...

    “Germany and France putting brakes on Kosovo visa deal”
    Jun07

    “Germany and France putting brakes on Kosovo visa deal”

    Germany and France oppose granting visa liberalization to Kosovo, and also Ukraine and Georgia, a Pristina-based Albanian language daily is reporting.Beta agency said, quoting Zeri newspaper, that the two EU countries fear “increased number of asylum seekers.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine to supply AN-178 cargo planes to Azerbaijan
    Jun07

    Ukraine to supply AN-178 cargo planes to Azerbaijan

    Vladimir Groysman announced on June 7 Ukraine has signed an agreement with Azerbaijan on supplying 10 Antonov 178 military cargo planes. …read more Source:...