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    Once more around the bloc
    Mar31

    Once more around the bloc

    TWO years ago a Ukrainian blogger, Mustafa Nayem, published a Facebook post calling people onto Kiev’s Maidan and launched the protest that toppled the government of Viktor Yanukovych. On March 27th Mr Nayem, who is now a deputy in the Rada, Ukraine’s parliament, called people out again—this time to demand the dismissal of the...

    Kirill Shamalov Married Putin’s Daughter, Then Made A Fortune
    Mar31

    Kirill Shamalov Married Putin’s Daughter, Then Made A Fortune

    IGORA, Russia (Reuters) – The wedding party dominated a ski resort nestled in the hills about an hour’s drive north of St. Petersburg. No expense was spared and everyone was sworn to secrecy. The happy couple rode in a traditional Russian sleigh drawn by three white horses, said one of the workers who described the scene to...

    Moscow Boycotts Obama’s Final Nuclear Security Summit
    Mar31

    Moscow Boycotts Obama’s Final Nuclear Security Summit

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Just as fears of nuclear terrorism are rising, U.S. President Barack Obama’s drive to lock down vulnerable atomic materials worldwide seems to have lost momentum and could slow further.With less than 10 months left in office to follow through on one of his signature foreign policy initiatives, Obama will convene...

    A Ukrainian Village Between Front Lines And Minefields
    Mar31

    A Ukrainian Village Between Front Lines And Minefields

    Only 10 people remain in the village of Syze, about three kilometers from territory held by Russia-backed separatists near Luhansk. The locals have a nickname for a hometown that they see as forgotten and useless: “The Appendix.” (Andriy Dubchak, RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Rules Out Another Reduction in Gas Prices for Ukraine
    Mar31

    Russia Rules Out Another Reduction in Gas Prices for Ukraine

    31 de marzo de 2016, 10:11Moscow, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, today ruled out the possibility of lowering gas prices for Ukraine once again on April 1st. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Obama Still Has Time to Leave a Legacy of Nuclear Security
    Mar31

    Obama Still Has Time to Leave a Legacy of Nuclear Security

    The good news is that world leaders are gathering again in Washington to announce new measures to stop terrorists from getting nuclear weapons. The bad news is that it may not be enough. This is the fourth and final nuclear security summit, and it could not come at a better time. The Brussels attacks and news that the terrorists had secretly...

    Russia nabs Ukrainian spy, says he will be sent home
    Mar31

    Russia nabs Ukrainian spy, says he will be sent home

    Russia’s domestic security agency said Thursday it has captured a Ukrainian security officer who volunteered to spy for Moscow and will send him back because they believe he is a double agent. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia Nabs Ukrainian Spy, Says He Will Be Sent Home
    Mar31

    Russia Nabs Ukrainian Spy, Says He Will Be Sent Home

    Russia’s domestic security agency said Thursday it has captured a Ukrainian security officer who volunteered to spy for Moscow and will send him back because they believe he is a double agent. The Federal Security Service, or FSB, the main KGB successor agency, said in a statement that the man, Yuri Ivanchenko, was detained on Saturday. The...

    Euro 2016: Germans on 300,000 euro a man for winning tournament
    Mar31

    Euro 2016: Germans on 300,000 euro a man for winning tournament

    "I am happy about the agreement," said team manager Oliver Bierhoff, after talks between the DFB and the players. "This will bring peace and clarity ahead of the tournament." Germany’s players will each receive a bonus of 300,000 euros if they win Euro 2016, national football association DFB said on Thursday, announcing...

    CIA-trained Ukrainian spy arrested in Russia
    Mar31

    CIA-trained Ukrainian spy arrested in Russia

    Ed AdamczykMOSCOW, March 31 (UPI) — A CIA-trained Ukrainian counterintelligence officer who attempted to infiltrate Russia’s Federal Security Bureau will be deported, the agency said Thursday. …read more Source: United Press...