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    Russia Announces War Games After Accusing Ukraine of Terrorist Plot
    Aug12

    Russia Announces War Games After Accusing Ukraine of Terrorist Plot

    Vladimir Putin summoned his security council and the Russian Navy announced war games in the Black Sea a day after the Russian president accused Ukraine of trying to provoke a conflict over Crimea, which Moscow seized and annexed in 2014. …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    Morning Brief: Friday, August 12, 2016
    Aug12

    Morning Brief: Friday, August 12, 2016

    Today’s Morning Brief is brought to you by Canada World Youth. On this International Youth Day, we believe that engaging and connecting young people is critical to building a better world. We are proud of our commitment to youth exchanges and global youth development. ____________________ Terror plot raises questions about effectiveness of...

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot
    Aug12

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot

    Vladimir Putin summoned his security council and the Russian Navy announced war games in the Black Sea a day after the Russian president accused Ukraine of trying to provoke a conflict over Crimea, which Moscow seized and annexed in 2014. The belligerent posture heightened worries in Ukraine that Russia may plan to ramp up fighting in a war...

    Let It Go
    Aug12

    Let It Go

    Ukraine’s occupied Donbass region is a pointless burden. It’s time for Kiev to accept that it’s better off without it. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Tough talk between Russia, Ukraine heats up Crimea stalemate
    Aug12

    Tough talk between Russia, Ukraine heats up Crimea stalemate

    Ukraine put its troops on combat alert Thursday along the country’s de-facto borders with Crimea. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Russia may cut diplomatic ties with Ukraine
    Aug12

    Russia may cut diplomatic ties with Ukraine

    Russia eyes possible rupture of diplomatic relations with Ukraine following the August 7 events in the Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Angry Russia “considers withdrawing all diplomats from Kiev”
    Aug12

    Angry Russia “considers withdrawing all diplomats from Kiev”

    Moscow is considering its options to respond to the attempt of the Ukrainian intelligence service to organize acts of sabotage in Crimea. The newspaper Izvestia writes that the Russian embassy in Kiev may be shut down, and all diplomats ordered home. …read more Source:...

    Armenia must refuse from the role that is forced upon it and stop trying to get rid of it by tearing out a piece of itself
    Aug12

    Armenia must refuse from the role that is forced upon it and stop trying to get rid of it by tearing out a piece of itself

    Ani Research Center has publicized the so-called “Putin plan” on the Karabakh conflict settlement, citing its own diplomatic sources. The proposals are close to the phase-to-phase version of 1997 and include two major packages: 1) Armenian forces are withdrawn from 5 districts, namely Aghdam, Fizuli, Jabrail, Zangelan, Kubatlu; 2)...

    [Ticker] Ukraine puts military along Crimea border on alert
    Aug12

    [Ticker] Ukraine puts military along Crimea border on alert

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko put the military on highest state of alert along the border with Crimea on Thursday after Russia accused Kiev of attempting incursions into the annexed region. The Russian security service said one of its officers was killed while arresting “terrorists” on the night of 6-7 August. Russia annexed...

    Tourism hotspot Dilijan hosts 5th International Leonid Yengibaryan Pantomime Festival
    Aug12

    Tourism hotspot Dilijan hosts 5th International Leonid Yengibaryan Pantomime Festival

    Unique performances were held in the resort town’s outdoor amphitheater by artists from Armenia, Russia, South Africa, Georgia, and Ukraine. …read more Source:...