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    [Ticker] EU extends Russia blacklist for six months
    Mar10

    [Ticker] EU extends Russia blacklist for six months

    EU states Thursday extended for six months a visa ban and asset freeze on 146 Russians and Ukrainians as well as 37 entities deemed guilty of violating Ukraine’s territorial integrity. Three people were removed from the previous list because they died in the meantime. The new list expires 15 September. …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] MEPs urge EU to blacklist Putin over Ukrainian pilot
    Mar10

    [Ticker] MEPs urge EU to blacklist Putin over Ukrainian pilot

    A group of 64 cross-party MEPs has written to EU foreign relations chief Mogherini urging her to propose visa bans and asset freezes on 29 Russians, including Russian leader Putin, deemed guilty of unlawfully detaining Ukrainian pilot Savchenko. The initiative comes ahead of an EU foreign ministers’ meeting Monday. …read more Source:...

    Western Sahara: Slamming U.N. Chief Ban Ki-moon Will Not Help Morocco
    Mar10

    Western Sahara: Slamming U.N. Chief Ban Ki-moon Will Not Help Morocco

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Washington – I have watched Polisario representatives at work for years. Unlike Moroccan officials who lobby top officials, Polisario activists abroad always target staff members and young activists working in key government agencies around the world or assisting high-ranking international...

    Captured Ukrainian Military Pilot Takes Drink, Easing Hunger Strike
    Mar10

    Captured Ukrainian Military Pilot Takes Drink, Easing Hunger Strike

    But Nadya V. Savchenko, who is on trial in Russia, may have done so after falling for a trick by the country’s intelligence agents, her lawyer said. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine conflict discussed at Global Baku Forum
    Mar10

    Ukraine conflict discussed at Global Baku Forum

    The Ukraine conflict has been high on the agenda of the 4th Global Baku Forum. At a session entitled “Ukraine as a watershed for regional security” participants discussed internal and external aspects of Ukrainian security, and looked at the roles and challenges for the international community …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Locals eating radioactive food 30 years after Chernobyl: Greenpeace tests
    Mar10

    Locals eating radioactive food 30 years after Chernobyl: Greenpeace tests

    Economic crises convulsing Russia, Ukraine and Belarus mean testing in areas contaminated by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster has been cut or restricted, Greenpeace said, and people continue to eat and drink foods with dangerously high radiation levels.According to scientific tests conducted on behalf of the environmental campaigning group, overall...

    Ukrainian pilot held in Russia relaxes dry hunger strike
    Mar10

    Ukrainian pilot held in Russia relaxes dry hunger strike

    A Ukrainian pilot being held in Russia has relaxed her dry hunger strike. Nadiya Savchenko, who is accused of murdering two Russian journalists, is… …read more Source:...

    Varuzhan Sukiasyan didn’t call up Yura Movsisyan
    Mar10

    Varuzhan Sukiasyan didn’t call up Yura Movsisyan

    A friendly match between Armenia and Belarus will take place in Republican stadium after Vazgen Sargsyan on March 25. As the press service of the Football Federation of Armenia informs, our team will also have a training camp in FFA Technical centre/Football academy on March 21-25. Armenian national team head coach Varuzhan Sukiasyan called up 12...

    Russia’s Defense Ministry Buys Five Military Dolphins
    Mar10

    Russia’s Defense Ministry Buys Five Military Dolphins

    Russia’s Ministry of Defense is planning to acquire five dolphins for military purposes, Russian state news agency Itar-Tass reported. A bid for two female and three male dolphins was posted on Russia’s public procurement website, for a total of $25,000. What the dolphins will be used for by the Ministry of Defense is not made clear,...

    Germany tells Russia to ‘immediately release’ Ukraine pilot
    Mar10

    Germany tells Russia to ‘immediately release’ Ukraine pilot

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko defiantly addresses the court during her trial in the southern Russian town of Donetsk, on March 9, 2016/AFPBERLIN, Germany, March 10 – Berlin on Wednesday called for the immediate release of Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, saying her trial in Russia went against a peace deal aimed at ending a...