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    Cyclists protest against lawlessness on roads in Kiev
    May21

    Cyclists protest against lawlessness on roads in Kiev

    As cycling is becoming popular in the Ukrainian capital Kiev, the campaign for safer traffic rules and better infrastructure is gaining momentum. …read more Source:...

    Thorbjørn Jagland: ECHR Ruling on Turkey’s Terror Laws Can Help in Dispute with EU
    May21

    Thorbjørn Jagland: ECHR Ruling on Turkey’s Terror Laws Can Help in Dispute with EU

    Minutes after Bulgaria’s rotating chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers with the Council of Europe had come to an end, CoE Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland has agreed to talk to Novinite about the priorities touched during the committee’s sessions, key issues Bulgaria is facing, and problems in other countries. Mr Jagland, who...

    Romania’s Cirstea to meet Ukraine’s Svitolina in 1st round of Roland Garros
    May21

    Romania’s Cirstea to meet Ukraine’s Svitolina in 1st round of Roland Garros

    Romanian tennis player Sorana Cirstea will play Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina in round one of the French Open 2016 women’s singles event, the second Grand Slam tournament of the year. …read more Source:...

    Australian firm names Russia, Putin in MH17 compensation claim: report
    May21

    Australian firm names Russia, Putin in MH17 compensation claim: report

    The parents of a victim from Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 react as they leave the State Coroners Court, after the New South Wales State Coroner handed down his findings from an inquest into the deaths of six New South Wales residents who were aboard the plane, in Sydney, Australia, May 17, 2016. REUTERS An Australian law firm has filed a...

    After Ebola, World Bank creates pandemic insurance plan
    May21

    After Ebola, World Bank creates pandemic insurance plan

    A mother nurses her newborn at the maternity ward of the Kailahun Government hospital in Sierra Leone, hard hit by spread of the Ebola virus/AFPJAPAN, May 21 – The World Bank announced Saturday a new program to mobilize funds quickly against virulent disease outbreaks after the world was caught unprepared in the 2014 Ebola disaster in West...

    EaPConnect invites researchers from Eastern Partnership countries
    May21

    EaPConnect invites researchers from Eastern Partnership countries

    Baku/21.05.16/Turan: Researchers from one of the Eastern Partnership countries, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine are invited to participate in an international research project and get in touch with National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) in Europe. The EU-funded Eastern Partnership Connect (EaPConnect) project...

    Australian firm names Russia, Putin in MH17 compensation claim: report
    May21

    Australian firm names Russia, Putin in MH17 compensation claim: report

    An Australian law firm has filed a compensation claim against Russia and President Vladimir Putin in the European Court of Human Rights on behalf of families of victims of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, shot down in 2014, media reported. The jetliner crashed in Ukraine in pro-Russian rebel-held territory on July 17, 2014, killing all 298 people...

    Yordan Yovchev to be inducted into International Gymnastics Hall of Fame
    May21

    Yordan Yovchev to be inducted into International Gymnastics Hall of Fame

    Bulgaria’s legendary gymnast Yordan Yovchev will be inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. The ceremony will be held today in Oklahoma City, USA. In addition to Bulgaria’s athlete, inducted into the Hall of Fame will be also Aurelia Dobre (Romania), Igor Korobchinski (Ukraine) and Tatiana Lysenko (Ukraine). In 2008,...

    Families of Malaysian Airlines MH17 victims SUE Vladimir Putin over shot down plane
    May21

    Families of Malaysian Airlines MH17 victims SUE Vladimir Putin over shot down plane

    VLADIMIR Putin is being sued for $330m by the families of victims on board the doomed Malaysian Airlines flight that was shot down over Ukraine two years ago. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijan Abortively Used Putin’s Card against Azerbaijan
    May21

    Azerbaijan Abortively Used Putin’s Card against Azerbaijan

    Interview with Stanislav Tarasov, Russian analyst, columnist at Regnum and Rex agencies. Mr. Tarasov, what should we expect from the forthcoming developments of NK conflict, when Azerbaijani officials withdraw from the agreement reached in Vienna after Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting, referring to installation of investigative mechanisms on the Line of...