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    NATO says Ukraine ceasefire barely holding, scolds Russia
    Jun15

    NATO says Ukraine ceasefire barely holding, scolds Russia

    An internationally-agreed ceasefire in Ukraine is being violated by Russia “again and again”, NATO’s chief said Wednesday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Euro 2016: #UKEvsNIR preview | Game against Ukraine crucial for N Ireland to reach knock-out stages
    Jun15

    Euro 2016: #UKEvsNIR preview | Game against Ukraine crucial for N Ireland to reach knock-out stages

    Northern Ireland face Ukraine in Lyon on Thursday with both sides needing a win to keep their Euro 2016 knockout stage dreams alive while the Irish are mourning the death of a young fan. Irish fans plan a round of applause at the Stade de Lyon in the 24th-minute of the Group C clash to pay their respects to Darren Rodgers. The 24-year-old from...

    Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova Reaches Second Round in Birmingham
    Jun15

    Bulgaria’s Tsvetana Pironkova Reaches Second Round in Birmingham

    The highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova reached the second round of the WTA tournament in Birmingham In a match from the first round played on Tuesday, Pironkova defeated Lesia Tsurenko from Ukraine with 6:4, 6:2. The Bulgarian started the first set well, achieving an early break and coming in the lead with 2:0....

    Belarus maintains its share in import of top trading partners
    Jun15

    Belarus maintains its share in import of top trading partners

    “It is worth mentioning that the share of the Belarusian export in the import of our major trading partners mainly remains at the level of the previous years. The country’s share in the import of Russia, Ukraine, Poland and the Netherlands has even increased,” noted Vladimir Makei. …read more Source:...

    Russia and Ukraine arrange a second prisoner swap
    Jun15

    Russia and Ukraine arrange a second prisoner swap

    Russia and Ukraine have swapped prisoners for the second time in less than a month. Kyiv has released and handed over to the Russian authorities two… …read more Source:...

    Brussels: NATO ministers agree to deploy 4 battalions in the Black Sea region
    Jun15

    Brussels: NATO ministers agree to deploy 4 battalions in the Black Sea region

    US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, left center, meets with British Secretary of State for Defense Michael Fallon, right, and French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, second right, at NATO headquarters in Brussels. (Source: AP photo) NATO on Tuesday reinforced its defenses against Russia from the Baltic to the Black Sea, delivering what...

    Mourning N.Ireland battle for Euro survival
    Jun15

    Mourning N.Ireland battle for Euro survival

    LYON – Northern Ireland face Ukraine in Lyon on Thursday with both sides needing a win to keep their Euro 2016 knockout stage dreams alive while the Irish are mourning the death of a young fan. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    John Kerry announces talks with Venezuela hours after backing disputed referendum
    Jun15

    John Kerry announces talks with Venezuela hours after backing disputed referendum

    US Secretary of State John Kerry U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced high-level talks to ease tensions with Venezuela’s socialist government on Tuesday, just hours after he backed calls for a referendum that could force President Nicolas Maduro from office. Kerry said the talks would start immediately in Caracas and be led by...

    Japan’s Uniqlo targets global stature with fashion identity
    Jun15

    Japan’s Uniqlo targets global stature with fashion identity

    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese clothing chain Uniqlo has leveraged its prowess in mass production to build a fashion empire filled with shelves upon shelves of affordable, good quality items like down jackets, underwear and T-shirts. Now the 17-nation, 1,734-store retailer is on a quest to beat Western giants like Gap, H&M and Zara to become the...

    U.S. Ex-Ambassadors Spar Over Russia, NATO, And Ukraine
    Jun15

    U.S. Ex-Ambassadors Spar Over Russia, NATO, And Ukraine

    Two former U.S. ambassadors to Russia clashed over past and future assessments of relations between Washington and Moscow, and which country bears the greater responsibility for deepening bilateral tensions. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...