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    Chess Grandmaster Garry Kasparov Fights the World’s Dictators
    Jun17

    Chess Grandmaster Garry Kasparov Fights the World’s Dictators

    Garry Kasparov, often considered the greatest chess player of all time, sees life as a battle between opposites: good and evil, or freedom and totalitarianism. Upon retiring from chess in 2005, Kasparov dedicated himself to an all-out war with whomever he considers as belonging to the “forces of evil”—for instance, totalitarian regimes like...

    The Morning Vertical, June 17, 2017
    Jun17

    The Morning Vertical, June 17, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Giorgi Kanashvili:  In case Karabakh conflict is settled, Armenia is able to make a U-turn and join NATO even sooner than Georgia will do
    Jun17

    Giorgi Kanashvili: In case Karabakh conflict is settled, Armenia is able to make a U-turn and join NATO even sooner than Georgia will do

    Do you see any prospects for Mikheil Saakashvili’s return to Georgia and to power in the context of the upcoming parliamentary elections in that country and the strong positions of the United National Movement in the political field? Such scenario is little probable within the coming 4 years because of two reasons. First, most of the...

    Bulgarian DefMin Dismisses Reports about Proposed Joint Naval Force with Romania, Turkey
    Jun17

    Bulgarian DefMin Dismisses Reports about Proposed Joint Naval Force with Romania, Turkey

    Reports about an alleged proposal to set up a joint naval fleet with Romania and Turkey to counter a perceived Russian threat in the Black Sea were a “propaganda war with elements of hybrid warfare tactics”, Bulgaria’s Defence Minister Nikolay Nenchev has said. Romania had only proposed joint actions and training with the aim to boost...

    A Waltz Amid Ruins
    Jun17

    A Waltz Amid Ruins

    Ukrainian students were determined to hold their graduation ball in their old school building — even though it was blasted to pieces in fighting. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Iftar ceremony in Ukrainian capital Kiev
    Jun17

    Iftar ceremony in Ukrainian capital Kiev

    Muslims in Ukraine as well as representatives of other religious groups from dozens of other countries have gathered in Kiev central mosque to attend Ramadan festival. …read more Source:...

    Northern Ireland fan collapses and dies during Ukraine game
    Jun17

    Northern Ireland fan collapses and dies during Ukraine game

    A Northern Ireland fan collapsed and died during their 2-0 win over Ukraine at Euro 2016 on Thursday, the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Euro 2016: Northern Ireland 2-0 Ukraine
    Jun17

    Euro 2016: Northern Ireland 2-0 Ukraine

    Northern Ireland have scored 2 second-half goals to defeat Ukraine 2-nil in their second Euro 2016 game. …read more Source:...

    Verdict coming in German trial of former Auschwitz guard
    Jun17

    Verdict coming in German trial of former Auschwitz guard

    BERLIN (AP) — A 94-year-old former SS sergeant who served as a guard at Auschwitz faces a possible 15 years in prison if found guilty Friday of more than 100,000 counts of accessory to murder on allegations he helped the Nazi death camp kill 1.1 million Jews and others. Reinhold Hanning admitted to the Detmold state court during his trial that he...

    Bulgaria Calls for Concerted Approach to Crises at CEI Meeting
    Jun17

    Bulgaria Calls for Concerted Approach to Crises at CEI Meeting

    Bulgaria believes that Europe can tackle the crises it faces only through concerted and long-term measures, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said. Cooperation between EU member states and countries outside the bloc is essential, Mitov said after a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Central European Initiative (CEI) held in Banja Luka,...