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    Cease-fire in east Ukraine set to begin on Orthodox Easter
    Apr29

    Cease-fire in east Ukraine set to begin on Orthodox Easter

    The international envoy working to bring peace to eastern Ukraine says agreement has been reached to observe a cease-fire with the start of the Orthodox Easter and May Day holidays. …read more Source: FOX...

    Cease-fire in east Ukraine set to begin on Orthodox Easter
    Apr29

    Cease-fire in east Ukraine set to begin on Orthodox Easter

    The international envoy working to bring peace to eastern Ukraine says agreement has been reached to observe a cease-fire with the start of the Orthodox Easter and May Day holidays. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Cease-fire in east Ukraine set to begin on Orthodox Easter
    Apr29

    Cease-fire in east Ukraine set to begin on Orthodox Easter

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) ” The international envoy working to bring peace to eastern Ukraine says agreement has been reached to observe a cease-fire with the start of the Orthodox Easter and May Day holidays.Martin Sajdik, the special… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    [Ticker] Eurovision says no to Kosovo, Palestine, IS flags
    Apr29

    [Ticker] Eurovision says no to Kosovo, Palestine, IS flags

    The Eurovision Song Contest has said Basque, Kosovo, Palestine, Islamic State, Transnistria, Crimea and People’s Republic of Luhansk or Donetsk symbols are not welcome at the show on 14 May in Stockholm. Rainbow and EU flags are OK, as long as they are not used to make political statements. …read more Source:...

    Donald Trump’s New Secret Weapon: How the Man Who Ran the ‘Torturer’s Lobby’ Is Securing the Billionaire’s Nomination
    Apr29

    Donald Trump’s New Secret Weapon: How the Man Who Ran the ‘Torturer’s Lobby’ Is Securing the Billionaire’s Nomination

    Paul Manafort has represented oligarchs and tyrants. So it makes sense that now he’s representing Donald Trump. Perhaps one of the most unnerving political developments over these last few days has been the beginning of the reluctant acceptance of Donald Trump among the Republican establishment. Watching the likes of Senator Bob Corker on...

    Negotiations on Ukraine to resume in Minsk on 18 May
    Apr29

    Negotiations on Ukraine to resume in Minsk on 18 May

    Asked why the sides have failed to agree on POW exchange, Martin Sajdik said: “Honestly speaking, I would love to explain it to you but I can’t. I can only do my best to make it happen. Unfortunately we cannot make miracles.” …read more Source:...

    Russia’s nuclear strategy: It’s a trap!
    Apr29

    Russia’s nuclear strategy: It’s a trap!

    Of late, Russia has not been a particularly good neighbor. Since Vladimir Putin reclaimed the presidency in 2012, Russia has annexed Crimea, invaded eastern Ukraine, and sent a steady stream of its warplanes to probe NATO… …read more Source: The...

    Eurovision bans Crimean Tatar, Kosovo flags alongside ISIL
    Apr29

    Eurovision bans Crimean Tatar, Kosovo flags alongside ISIL

    Controversy sparks as Eurovision officials equate Kosovo, Crimean Tatar, Basque and Palestine flags with that of ISIL …read more Source: World...

    30th anniversary  of the Chornobyl disaster
    Apr29

    30th anniversary of the Chornobyl disaster

    Ukraine this year marks the 30th anniversary of the Chornobyl nuclear disaster – the world’s worst civilian nuclear accident. Sirens were sounded in the early morning hours on April 26 in Ukraine to mark 30 years since the moment that the first explosion blew the roof off the building housing a reactor at the Chornobyl […] …read more...

    Ukraine’s new concept paper on security and defense reform
    Apr29

    Ukraine’s new concept paper on security and defense reform

    On March 16, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko approved the “Concept for the Development of the Security and Defense Sector” (President.gov.ua, March 16). The document lays out the “Western” vision for Ukraine’s security and defense sector reform and specifies the goals for this process. The concept paper also shows that security sector...