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    [Ticker] Ukraine sacks its ambassador in Slovakia
    Jun07

    [Ticker] Ukraine sacks its ambassador in Slovakia

    Ukraine’s ambassador in Slovakia, Oleh Havasi, was sacked on 4 June after his wife tried to contraband 60,000 packages of cigarettes as diplomatic mail. In March, Kiev dismissed Borys Zaychuk, its ambassador in Prague, for links to a Ukrainian-Lebanese arms trader. Both men were nominated by Ukraine’s ex-president Viktor Yanukovych....

    French man who planned terror attacks had ‘vast arsenal’ of explosives
    Jun07

    French man who planned terror attacks had ‘vast arsenal’ of explosives

    A French citizen arrested with a “vast arsenal” of explosives and assault rifles was planning “15 attacks” to coincide with the Euro 2016 football tournament in France, according to Ukraine’s state security service. …read more Source:...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 7 Jun 2016
    Jun07

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 7 Jun 2016

    Hillary Clinton on brink of nomination A count of Democratic delegates who say they will support Hillary Clinton as their party’s candidate for the White House suggests she has secured the nomination – though her rival, Bernie Sanders, has rejected the claim. Clinton yesterday told her supporters that she stood on the brink of a...

    Investigators Find Buk Missile Part At MH17 Crash Site In Ukraine
    Jun07

    Investigators Find Buk Missile Part At MH17 Crash Site In Ukraine

    International investigators say they have found a Buk missile component at the crash site of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Azerbaijan signs deal with Ukraine’s Antonov to buy 10 An-178 aircraft
    Jun07

    Azerbaijan signs deal with Ukraine’s Antonov to buy 10 An-178 aircraft

    Azerbaijan has signed a deal with Ukraine’s Antonov on the purchase of 10 An-178 military transport aircraft, APA reports. …read more Source:...

    France fearful of ‘soft target’ Euro 2016 attack
    Jun07

    France fearful of ‘soft target’ Euro 2016 attack

    Despite putting unprecedented security measures in place for Euro 2016, France remains deeply concerned over the militants’ ability to strike a soft target. Millions of foreign visitors and the world’s press are set to descend on the country for a month of sporting action from Friday — creating endless nightmares for its overstretched...

    Frenchman reported to have planned attacks during Euro 2016
    Jun07

    Frenchman reported to have planned attacks during Euro 2016

    A French national, who was detained on Ukrainian-Polish border in May with a large arsenal of guns and explosives, had planned terrors attacks during the upcoming Euro 2016 football championship, Ukrainian authorities have stated. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Big missile part found at MH17 crash site
    Jun07

    Big missile part found at MH17 crash site

    Investigators examining the wreckage of flight MH17 discovered the end-piece of a Russian-made Buk surface-to-air missile at the wreckage site. ||| Amsterdam – International investigators examining the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was shot down over Ukraine in 2014, discovered the end-piece of a Russian-made Buk...

    Putin’s New Stealth Jet Is a Warning
    Jun07

    Putin’s New Stealth Jet Is a Warning

    Not that long ago, Russias air force was all but wrecked. Now the Kremlins most advanced warplane is soaring over the seized territory of Crimea. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Crimea to submit investment projects to Chinese business within month
    Jun07

    Crimea to submit investment projects to Chinese business within month

    A working group of the Crimean government will define and submit investment projects to the Chinese business within a month, the head of the Crimean Republic Sergei Aksenov said during a governmental meeting on Tuesday. …read more Source: China...