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    Exclusive – Assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev's failings: Ukraine's Yanukovich
    Mar18

    Exclusive – Assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev's failings: Ukraine's Yanukovich

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich said on Friday Kiev’s new government was trying to obscure its failings by pushing through a law to confiscate his alleged offshore assets. …read more Source: The...

    ‘Is This Real Life?’: Inside the Ukraine War’s Gray Zone
    Mar18

    ‘Is This Real Life?’: Inside the Ukraine War’s Gray Zone

    LOBACHEVE, Ukraine—War is absurd sometimes. The SUV clambered along the pothole-speckled dirt road, which was now more mud than dirt in the wake of melting snow and spring rains. The driver, a 30-year-old Ukrainian soldier named Andriy, held a pistol in his steering hand as he navigated through no man’s land near the separatist-controlled...

    Why Putin’s Policy in Syria Has Laid the Groundwork for a Political Settlement
    Mar18

    Why Putin’s Policy in Syria Has Laid the Groundwork for a Political Settlement

    MOSCOW — President Putin’s decision to start pulling Russian troops out of Syria made headlines around the world this week. But if one recalls official statements at the start of the operation and after it was in full force, the decision was to be expected. It was said from the very beginning that the operation would continue for only...

    Concert pianist finds 2 daughters dead, wife faces mental exam
    Mar18

    Concert pianist finds 2 daughters dead, wife faces mental exam

    An internationally renowned concert pianist arrived at his estranged wife’s home in Texas to pick up their two daughters and found the girls slain in their beds, police said Friday. Authorities say their Russian mother, who had suffered knife wounds, faces a mental health exam. …read more Source:...

    Assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev’s failings: Ukraine’s Yanukovich
    Mar18

    Assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev’s failings: Ukraine’s Yanukovich

    Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich said on Friday Kiev’s new government was trying to obscure its failings by pushing through a law to confiscate his alleged offshore assets. …read more Source: Channel...

    Nigeria jails 14 foreigners for oil smuggling
    Mar18

    Nigeria jails 14 foreigners for oil smuggling

    A Nigerian court on Friday jailed 14 foreign sailors from Russia, Ukraine, Philippine and Japan between two and five years for unlawful dealing in petroleum products in the country. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Exclusive: Ukraine’s Yanukovich says assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev’s failings
    Mar18

    Exclusive: Ukraine’s Yanukovich says assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev’s failings

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich said on Friday Kiev’s new government was trying to obscure its failings by pushing through a law to confiscate his alleged offshore assets. …read more Source:...

    Egypt sees large decline in happiness levels says World Happiness report
    Mar18

    Egypt sees large decline in happiness levels says World Happiness report

    By: Mada MasrEgypt ranks among the 10 countries with the largest declines in how happy citizens see themselves to be, according to the fourth World Happiness report released this week ahead of International Day of Happiness on March 20.Egypt is ranked 120 out of a list of 157 countries, while Denmark secured the top spot, followed by Switzerland,...

    Two Years After Annexation, Putin Seeks to Link Crimea by Bridge to Russia
    Mar18

    Two Years After Annexation, Putin Seeks to Link Crimea by Bridge to Russia

    President Vladimir Putin, marking the second anniversary of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, on Friday exhorted workers building a bridge between the Black Sea peninsula and Russia to fulfil an “historic mission” first conceived by a Russian tsar. Russia seized the majority Russian-speaking Crimea from Ukraine on March 16, 2014...

    Why Vladimir Putin’s Building a Bridge from Russia to Crimea
    Mar18

    Why Vladimir Putin’s Building a Bridge from Russia to Crimea

    Tuzla Island, CRIMEA (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin, marking the anniversary of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, on Friday exhorted workers building a bridge between the Black Sea peninsula and Russia to fulfil an “historic mission” first conceived by a Russian tsar. Russia seized the majority Russian-speaking Crimea...