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    Released Crimean Tatar Leader: ‘I’d Rather Accept Death’ Than Kneel
    Nov09

    Released Crimean Tatar Leader: ‘I’d Rather Accept Death’ Than Kneel

    Crimean Tatar leaders Ilmi Umerov and Akhtem Chiygoz were unexpectedly released from custody in their Russian-occupied homeland in October. Both are deputy chairmen of the Mejlis, the Crimean Tatar self-governing body that has been outlawed by Russian authorities. Immediately after their release, they were flown to Turkey on October 25, thanks...

    Released Crimean Tatar Leader: ‘I’d Rather Accept Death’ Than Kneel
    Nov09

    Released Crimean Tatar Leader: ‘I’d Rather Accept Death’ Than Kneel

    Crimean Tatar leaders Ilmi Umerov and Akhtem Chiygoz were unexpectedly released from custody in their Russian-occupied homeland in October. Both are deputy chairmen of the Mejlis, the Crimean Tatar self-governing body that has been outlawed by Russian authorities. Immediately after their release, they were flown to Turkey on October 25, thanks...

    Kiev is buzzing about the Manafort indictment
    Nov09

    Kiev is buzzing about the Manafort indictment

    KIEV – Last week, as the news of Paul Manafort’s indictment on 12 counts of money laundering, tax evasion and lobbying violations rocketed through Washington D.C., a small group quietly celebrated in a nondescript Soviet-era building near the Dnieper River in the Ukrainian capital. “It showed we’re on the right track,” Serhiy...

    Five Things On (And Off) The Possible Agenda Of A Trump-Putin Meeting
    Nov09

    Five Things On (And Off) The Possible Agenda Of A Trump-Putin Meeting

    One day before the U.S. and Russian presidents were expected to attend an APEC summit in Vietnam, it remained unclear whether they would meet for formal talks. But it wasn’t for a lack of possible topics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German Satirical Show Pokes Fun At Poroshenko, But Ukrainians Aren’t Laughing
    Nov09

    German Satirical Show Pokes Fun At Poroshenko, But Ukrainians Aren’t Laughing

    It was supposed to elicit laughs. But a new animated comedy series from Germany’s Deutsche Welle has had the opposite effect in Ukraine, where Russian military aggression has torn the country apart. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German Satirical Show Pokes Fun At Poroshenko, But Ukrainians Aren’t Laughing
    Nov09

    German Satirical Show Pokes Fun At Poroshenko, But Ukrainians Aren’t Laughing

    It was supposed to elicit laughs. But a new animated comedy series from Germany’s Deutsche Welle has had the opposite effect in Ukraine, where Russian military aggression has torn the country apart. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Vice-PM urges int’l community from Georgia to place pressure on Russia
    Nov09

    Ukraine’s Vice-PM urges int’l community from Georgia to place pressure on Russia

    Ukraine s Vice Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko has addressed the international community to provide further pressure on Russia to help Georgia and Ukraine reintegrate their occupied territories …read more Source:...

    Ashley Young: Elder statesman relishes England return
    Nov09

    Ashley Young: Elder statesman relishes England return

    Young made his name, firstly with Watford and then Aston Villa, as a quicksilver winger and also has experience of playing at number 10. After reaching a low point in his Manchester United career last season, Ashley Young is savouring the turnaround that has seen him end a four-year exile from the England squad.Young was scarcely seen at United...

    Ukrainian president says bilateral committee could help ease tension with Poland
    Nov09

    Ukrainian president says bilateral committee could help ease tension with Poland

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has proposed a special meeting of the Consultative Committee of the Presidents of Ukraine and Poland to help ease tension in bilateral relations. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Aktau – city by the sea
    Nov09

    Aktau – city by the sea

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Aktau, one of Kazakhstan’s youngest cities on the Caspian Sea, offers memorable beach resorts, theatres and night life. Photo credit: Pandaland.kz Brief History Known as Aktau from 1961-1963, the name was changed to Shevchenko in honour of...