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    The Morning Vertical, May 2, 2016
    May02

    The Morning Vertical, May 2, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Beeline Subscribers buying Micromax Bolt D320 smartphones to get a subscription to Smart 1500 tariff plan and 5GB internet
    May02

    Beeline Subscribers buying Micromax Bolt D320 smartphones to get a subscription to Smart 1500 tariff plan and 5GB internet

    Beeline Armenia is pleased to announce that the subscribers who buy Micromax Bolt D320 smartphones starting from May 2 will get a month’s worth subscription to Smart 1500 tariff plan and 5GB internet which they can use in 6 months. The press office of Beeline Armenia reports that the price of the special offer is AMD 29,900. Smart 1500...

    Villarreal warm up for Liverpool by clinching CL berth
    May02

    Villarreal warm up for Liverpool by clinching CL berth

    Villarreal players celebrate after scoring a goal during their Europa League semifinal first leg football match between Villarreal and Liverpool FC at the Madrigal stadium in Villarreal, Spain, on Thursday April 28, 2016. Villarreal won 1-0. Photo: Alberto Saiz/AP BARCELONA: Villarreal warmed up for its decisive Europa League semifinal at...

    Zardusht Alizade: After Ukraine and Syria, Putin wants to play a peacekeeper’s role in Karabakh
    May02

    Zardusht Alizade: After Ukraine and Syria, Putin wants to play a peacekeeper’s role in Karabakh

    What would say about the reasons and results of the “four-day war”? My attitude towards the core of the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh has not changed since 1988. The conflict, which was in a latent phase, was skillfully activated by the Kremlin, developed to a hot phase and frozen in 1994 after the Kremlin achieved the...

    CIA ‘live tweets’ Osama bin Laden raid to mark five-year anniversary
    May02

    CIA ‘live tweets’ Osama bin Laden raid to mark five-year anniversary

    The CIA has marked the anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden by live-tweeting with a five-year delay the raid by US special forces on the Al-Qaeda founder’s compound in Pakistan. Using the hashtag #UBLRaid, the CIA blasted out updates of the May 2011 strike as if it was unfolding in real time—in a highly unusual move for the...

    Eurovision flag ban angers Palestinians
    May02

    Eurovision flag ban angers Palestinians

    A senior Palestinian leader has asked Eurovision organizers to reverse a ban on the Palestinian flag at this year’s edition of the song contest in Stockholm, which starts on May 10. Saeb Erakat, second-in-command of the Palestine Liberation Organization, called the decision “totally biased and unacceptable,” in a letter to Jean-Paul...

    Tear gas in Paris, Istanbul as tensions erupt on May Day
    May02

    Tear gas in Paris, Istanbul as tensions erupt on May Day

    French and Turkish police fired tear gas at protesters as tensions erupted in both countries during May Day rallies Sunday while thousands marched across the globe for the annual celebration of worker’s rights. From Moscow to Madrid, workers chanted demands for higher wages, better conditions and more job security as many countries battle...

    Vladimir Zhirinovsky: War in the Caucasus will not end unless the Russian flag is hoisted there
    May02

    Vladimir Zhirinovsky: War in the Caucasus will not end unless the Russian flag is hoisted there

    “The war in the Caucasus will not end unless the Russian flag is hoisted there,” Russian politician said on Sunday during the May Day demonstrations. “Smaller nations will never come to an agreement… Armenians will never forget that 100 years ago Turks killed 1,5 million Armenians in three nights. In the same way, Donbass will not forgive Kiev...

    EU set to drive forward visas for Turks in migrant deal
    May02

    EU set to drive forward visas for Turks in migrant deal

    Despite deep public misgivings in some countries, the European Union will this week drive forward a plan to grant Turks visa-free travel to Europe as a reward for having reduced a flood of refugees and migrants into Europe to a trickle. The European Commission is set to declare on Wednesday that Turkey has broadly met the criteria for early visa...

    With five-year delay, CIA ‘live-tweets’ bin Laden raid.
    May02

    With five-year delay, CIA ‘live-tweets’ bin Laden raid.

    The CIA has marked the anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden by live-tweeting — with a five-year delay — the raid by US special forces on the Al-Qaeda founder’s compound in Pakistan. Using the hashtag #UBLRaid, the CIA blasted out updates of the May 2011 strike as if it was unfolding in real time — in a highly unusual move for the...