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    NATO Chief: 2 Experts to Attend Russia-Belarus War Games
    Aug25

    NATO Chief: 2 Experts to Attend Russia-Belarus War Games

    NATO’s chief says the military alliance will send two experts to attend Russia’s war games with Belarus, after Minsk invited them to take part. The war games, known as Zapad (West in Russian) and starting on Sept. 14, have raised tensions between NATO and Russia. Zapad will see thousands of troops and equipment from Russia and Belarus...

    Champions League: Man Utd draw Benfica, Basle and CSKA Moscow
    Aug25

    Champions League: Man Utd draw Benfica, Basle and CSKA Moscow

    Manchester United’s return to the Champions League has seen them handed a kind draw after they were grouped with Benfica, Basle and CSKA Moscow. The Red Devils were absent from Europe’s premier club competition last season but are back after winning the Europa League. Champions League group stage draw in full Group A: Benfica,...

    U.S. Envoy On Ukraine Conflict To Meet With Russian Counterpart In Minsk
    Aug21

    U.S. Envoy On Ukraine Conflict To Meet With Russian Counterpart In Minsk

    The new U.S. special envoy for efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Kurt Volker, is expected to meet with a Russian representative on August 21 in the Belarusian capital, Minsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Specialized Team in Burgas Destroyed the Naval Mine Near the ‘Coral’ Beach
    Aug21

    A Specialized Team in Burgas Destroyed the Naval Mine Near the ‘Coral’ Beach

    A specialized team in Burgas yesterday destroyed the naval mine which was found near the Coral beach in Tsarevo, the Ministry of Defense announced, quoted by BGNES. The actions of the team were lead by Captain lll rank Krasimir Ivanov. The naval mine is from type ‘’mining defender” and was about 30 meters away from the coastline....

    Another death on Mont Blanc amid attempts to crack down on under-equipped climbers
    Aug21

    Another death on Mont Blanc amid attempts to crack down on under-equipped climbers

    The death of a Ukrainian climber on Mont Blanc marks another fatal accident in a series that have recently occurred on western Europe’s highest peak. …read more Source: The Local...

    Pardon Me? Rep. Rohrabacher’s Curious Visit With Assange
    Aug21

    Pardon Me? Rep. Rohrabacher’s Curious Visit With Assange

    Iconoclastic Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher confirmed that he had met Wednesday with Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who still remains in his self-imposed five-year exile at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, afraid he will be subject to U.S. arrest if he leaves. The reason for the unusual meeting (Rohrabacher claims he is the first...

    Alice in Wonderland, in Izmir
    Aug21

    Alice in Wonderland, in Izmir

    …read more Source: Middle East Monitor

    U.S.-Based Group Sending Veterinarians To Treat Stray Dogs Of Chernobyl Area
    Aug21

    U.S.-Based Group Sending Veterinarians To Treat Stray Dogs Of Chernobyl Area

    A Boston-based international animal-welfare group says it is sending a veterinary team to Ukraine to treat dogs near the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kiev Forces Attempted to Capture DPR Militia Positions Near Donetsk
    Aug21

    Kiev Forces Attempted to Capture DPR Militia Positions Near Donetsk

    DONETSK (Sputnik) — Basurin added that the attempted attacks on DPR positions were accompanied by shelling of Donetsk outskirts. He also recommended for the command of Kiev forces to comply with the Minsk agreements. “Ahead of the Independence Day of Ukraine, subdivisions of the 57th separate mechanized infantry brigade … attempted to capture our...

    Russia Prepared to Supply Gas to Both Greece, Bulgaria if Necessary
    Aug21

    Russia Prepared to Supply Gas to Both Greece, Bulgaria if Necessary

    Russia is prepared to supply gas from the TurkStream pipeline to both Greece and Bulgaria if necessary, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters, quoted by Kiev Post. We are constantly …read more Source: Big News...