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    Alexander Nevzorov: Ukraine Was Keen on Resistance and Brilliant Victories
    Jan19

    Alexander Nevzorov: Ukraine Was Keen on Resistance and Brilliant Victories

    Russian publicist Alexander Nevzorov explained why the Russians and the Ukrainians are not fraternal nations, and why it is impossible to build the “Russian world.” …read more Source:...

    Winter freeze leaves 300 Ukraine towns without power
    Jan19

    Winter freeze leaves 300 Ukraine towns without power

    KIEV, Ukraine – Almost 300 Ukrainian towns were left without power on Tuesday, January 19, while snowdrifts and blizzards trapped hundreds of vehicles and dozens of ambulances across the former Soviet state. Ukraine’s emergency service said most of the outages were recorded on Monday evening … …read more Source:...

    UK intelligence agency most gay-friendly employer, survey shows
    Jan19

    UK intelligence agency most gay-friendly employer, survey shows

    MI5, the U.K.’s security service, has been named Britain’s most gay-friendly employer by Stonewall, an organization that promotes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights. The group’s workplace equality index published Tuesday puts MI5 at number-one on a list of the top 100 employers in terms of workplace equality for LGBTI...

    Winter freeze leaves 300 Ukraine towns without power
    Jan19

    Winter freeze leaves 300 Ukraine towns without power

    Almost 300 Ukrainian towns were left without power Tuesday while snowdrifts and blizzards trapped hundreds of vehicles and dozens of ambulances across the former Soviet state …read more Source: The Daily...

    Report: Putin could discuss economic alliance with Orbán
    Jan19

    Report: Putin could discuss economic alliance with Orbán

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin probably invited Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to Moscow in February because he is seeking allies to oppose EU sanctions against Russia, Hungarian online daily nol.hu reported today. …read more Source: Budapest Business...

    Gazprom Demands $2.5 Bln from Ukraine for Unused Gas
    Jan19

    Gazprom Demands $2.5 Bln from Ukraine for Unused Gas

    Today PJSC Gazprom has sent a bill to NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine requesting payments. …read more Source:...

    Russians celebrate Epiphany by diving into freezing waters
    Jan19

    Russians celebrate Epiphany by diving into freezing waters

    Russian Orthodox believers bathe in ice water in a pond to mark Epiphany outside Simferopol, Crimea, Tuesday. Water that is blessed by a cleric on Epiphany is considered holy and pure until next year’s celebration, and is believed to have special powers of protection and healing. The Russian Orthodox Church follows the old Julian calendar,...

    Crimeans still pleased by Ukraine split – but want love from Russia
    Jan19

    Crimeans still pleased by Ukraine split – but want love from Russia

    Nearly two years on, Crimea basks in its freedom from Ukraine, but Russian relations aren’t as rosy as many would likeOleg Zubkov was such a big supporter of the Russian seizure of Crimea that he promised to set his lions on any Ukrainian nationalists who attempted to enter the peninsula. An eccentric businessman who built and runs the two...

    Russia’s Gazprom Demands $2.5 Billion from Ukraine
    Jan19

    Russia’s Gazprom Demands $2.5 Billion from Ukraine

    Russian gas giant Gazprom on Tuesday fired off a new salvo in Moscow’s feud with Ukraine by demanding some $2.5 billion for Kiev allegedly breaching its supply contract. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    Belarus’ young agrarian specialists to do internship in Germany in 2016
    Jan19

    Belarus’ young agrarian specialists to do internship in Germany in 2016

    Belarus’ First Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food also held a series of meetings and negotiations with the heads of official delegations, Ministers and Deputy Ministers of Agriculture of Moldova, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, Argentina, Sri Lanka, Algeria, Japan, Afghanistan. …read more...