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    Turkey’s Lobbyists Seek U.S. Help By Calling Tiny Armenia A Big Threat
    Apr01

    Turkey’s Lobbyists Seek U.S. Help By Calling Tiny Armenia A Big Threat

    WASHINGTON — A lobbying firm that’s a registered agent of the Turkish government is trying out a new argument during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit to the U.S. this week: the Russians are coming, and Armenia is helping them.Representatives from Mercury LLC have contacted multiple congressional offices to argue...

    Wilders drums up little support at anti-Ukraine referendum rally
    Apr01

    Wilders drums up little support at anti-Ukraine referendum rally

    Geert Wilders, leader of anti-Islam party PVV, had little success in Maastricht with his campaign against the association agreement with the Ukraine, the referendum for which is next week. The post Wilders drums up little support at anti-Ukraine referendum rally appeared first on NL Times. …read more Source: NL...

    Ukraine on the Brink of Early Elections
    Apr01

    Ukraine on the Brink of Early Elections

    01 de abril de 2016, 09:59Kiev, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Yuri Boiko, leader of the opposition party in Ukrain, said today that the Ukrainian parliament will be unable to create a new majority coalition. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Minister-delegate Stoenescu: Massacre of Fantana Alba, a prohibited topic for half a century
    Apr01

    Minister-delegate Stoenescu: Massacre of Fantana Alba, a prohibited topic for half a century

    Minister-Delegate for Relations with Romanians Abroad Dan Stoenescu participated on Friday in the commemoration of the victims of the massacre in Fantana Alba, Ukraine, formerly in the Soviet Union. …read more Source:...

    Caring For Combatants And Canines: Ukraine’s Doctors Do It All
    Apr01

    Caring For Combatants And Canines: Ukraine’s Doctors Do It All

    They are civilian doctors who now find themselves working close to the front lines in Ukraine’s war-torn Donbas region. But they do more than just save soldiers’ lives. With a shortage of medical staff, they also care for the local population and treat everyone from women and children to animals. (RFE/RL’s Current Time TV)...

    Condemned to Frustration
    Apr01

    Condemned to Frustration

    Either a new American administration will regard Russia as a distinct civilization marked by its own value code and special rights sanctified by history, or it will treat Russia just as a target. —Boris Mezhuev, “Why Henry Kissinger Came to Moscow,” February 12, 2016Positive change may be expected no sooner than seven or eight years from now,...

    Euroskeptics Gear Up For Dutch Ukraine Referendum Vote
    Apr01

    Euroskeptics Gear Up For Dutch Ukraine Referendum Vote

    Euroskeptics in the Netherlands are gearing up for the final days of campaigning before an EU referendum on a proposed trade deal with Ukraine. Ostensibly the poll, scheduled for April 6, is over one policy issue —whether the Dutch government should ratify an EU-Ukraine deal, signed in March 2014, that would make trade between EU states and...

    One Ukrainian Soldier Killed, Eight Wounded In Eastern Ukraine
    Apr01

    One Ukrainian Soldier Killed, Eight Wounded In Eastern Ukraine

    One Ukrainian soldier has been killed and eight wounded in fighting with pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine over the past 24 hours. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pro-Russian Crimean Tatar TV Channel Starts Satellite Broadcasting
    Apr01

    Pro-Russian Crimean Tatar TV Channel Starts Satellite Broadcasting

    A new television channel in the Crimean Tatar language has started satellite broadcasts from Russia-annexed Crimea where the Russia-imposed government has shut down virtually all independent Crimean Tatar news organizations. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Levon Aronian is again 7th on FIDE April ranking list
    Apr01

    Levon Aronian is again 7th on FIDE April ranking list

    Armenian chess player Levon Aronian has retained 7th position in the newly published FIDE April ranking list. World Champion Magnus Carlsen is leading the list of the Standard Top 100 Men Players. Sergej Karjakin, who made an impressive performance at the Moscow Candidates Tournament, is 8th on the list. Armenia’s Gabriel Sargisyan, Sergei...