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    Deadly Swine Flu Hits Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Kazakhstan
    Jan19

    Deadly Swine Flu Hits Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Kazakhstan

    The deadly swine flu has caused deaths in Russia and other former Soviet republics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Swine Flu Kills 12 in Russia as Illness Spreads Throughout Region
    Jan19

    Swine Flu Kills 12 in Russia as Illness Spreads Throughout Region

    Swine flu has has been gaining ground across Russia, killing more than 12 people in the country since December, according to state news agency TASS. The majority of flu cases are caused by the A(H1N1) strain, commonly known as swine flu. Russia’s current epidemic is expected to peak in January and February, according to Russian Health...

    Russia uses the refugee crisis for propaganda
    Jan19

    Russia uses the refugee crisis for propaganda

    Russian television is reporting that a young girl of Russian-German descent was raped by immigrants in Berlin. The police have denied the claim. The story is reminiscent of propaganda used during the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine political working group to resume talks in Minsk 20 January
    Jan19

    Ukraine political working group to resume talks in Minsk 20 January

    “The working group on political affairs on East Ukraine settlement will resume talks in Minsk in the morning of 20 January,” the Minsitry of Foreign Affairs said. …read more Source:...

    Russia uses the refugee crisis for propaganda
    Jan19

    Russia uses the refugee crisis for propaganda

    Russian television is reporting that a young girl of Russian-German descent was raped by immigrants in Berlin. The police have denied the claim. The story is reminiscent of propaganda used during the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine ramps up peace talks with French, German envoys
    Jan19

    Ukraine ramps up peace talks with French, German envoys

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has held talks with top German and French diplomats in a push to end the uneasy stalemate in the former Soviet nation’s 21-month pro-Russian separatist conflict …read more Source: The Daily...

    Row over Ukraine city’s new name
    Jan19

    Row over Ukraine city’s new name

    Ukrainian campaigners are at loggerheads over the renaming of Kirovohrad. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | 300 Ukraine towns without power in winter freeze
    Jan19

    News24.com | 300 Ukraine towns without power in winter freeze

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

    Amid Russian Aggression, Germany Calls For Russia-NATO Talks And Poland Asks For More Troops
    Jan19

    Amid Russian Aggression, Germany Calls For Russia-NATO Talks And Poland Asks For More Troops

    As Central and Eastern European states remain nervous over Russia’s actions in Ukraine, Germany’s foreign minister has called for the Kremlin and NATO to hold more talks, Russian state-owned media reported Tuesday. The call comes after Poland urged NATO to deploy more troops and equipment in the region due to Russian aggression....

    Ukraine Plans Cyber Security Review After ‘Russian’ Attack on Key Airport
    Jan19

    Ukraine Plans Cyber Security Review After ‘Russian’ Attack on Key Airport

    Boryspil airport in Ukraine’s capital Kyiv was the target of a hacker attack officials claim originated in Russia. Image from Wikimedia Commons. Officials in Ukraine are set to reconsider the state’s cyber security and defense systems, including those at airports and railway stations, after a recent malware attack on Kiev’s main...