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    Milo Ðukanović: Like it or not, Montenegro’s going West
    May20

    Milo Ðukanović: Like it or not, Montenegro’s going West

    It’s been a busy week for Montenegro’s Prime Minister Milo Ðukanović: The speaker of parliament was removed and the premier put a clutch of opposition politicians in his cabinet to form an interim government that will serve until October’s general elections, when Ðukanović intends to secure an eighth term. Then, on Thursday, he...

    Investment documents worth $300m signed at Gomel Economic Forum
    May20

    Investment documents worth $300m signed at Gomel Economic Forum

    The agreements and protocols of intent were signed by Chairman of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee Vladimir Dvornik and representatives of business from China, Russia, Ukraine, Austria, Germany, and Belarus. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, Armenia lift flight restrictions
    May20

    Ukraine, Armenia lift flight restrictions

    Ukraine’s State Aviation Service has agreed with the Main Department of Civil Aviation of Armenia to completely lift flight restrictions, Interfax reports. The press service of the Ukrainian authority reported on Friday that this concerns the number of assigned carriers and frequency of flights. Earlier under the agreement signed by the...

    Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leaders after being snubbed by the West
    May20

    Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leaders after being snubbed by the West

    Alexander Zemlianichenko/APSOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – The Kremlin has seized on the visit by southeast Asian leaders for a summit as an opportunity to show Russia still has friends on the international stage, despite being cold-shouldered by the West over the conflict in Ukraine. Russia has had few chances to host major international...

    Snubbed by West, Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leaders
    May20

    Snubbed by West, Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leaders

    SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – The Kremlin has seized on the visit by southeast Asian leaders for a summit as an opportunity to show Russia still has friends on the international stage, despite being cold-shouldered by the West over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    NATO takes ‘dual approach’ towards Russia: Will up defences, but open communication
    May20

    NATO takes ‘dual approach’ towards Russia: Will up defences, but open communication

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg briefs the media ahead of a NATO foreign ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, May 19, 2016. (Reuters) NATO has reached “broad agreement” to seek another meeting with Russia before NATO leaders meet in Warsaw this July, the alliance’s chief said Friday. Russian President...

    Snubbed by West, Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leaders
    May20

    Snubbed by West, Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leaders

    SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – The Kremlin has seized on the visit by southeast Asian leaders for a summit as an opportunity to show Russia still has friends on the international stage, despite being cold-shouldered by the West over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Is Facebook’s newsfeed really biased against conservatives –  and, if not, should it be?
    May20

    Is Facebook’s newsfeed really biased against conservatives – and, if not, should it be?

    There is no such thing as objective journalism, and in the case of Facebook, no requirement to be objective. It was a hectic spring morning at the height of the Ukraine crisis. On the radio, newscasters were calmly reporting on the body count, the possible involvement of other world powers, the possibility of nuclear weapons being used. And then,...

    Nato to hold talks with Russia before summit
    May20

    Nato to hold talks with Russia before summit

    The Nato Russia Council’s last set of talks in April ended in disagreement about Ukraine and other issues, but member states have pressed it to try again …read more Source: Business...

    Almaty Company Wind Generator Company Uses Kazakh Components
    May20

    Almaty Company Wind Generator Company Uses Kazakh Components

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. Photo credit: Timur Batyrshin ASTANA – Tree Energy, a small company from Almaty has launched a challenge to world leaders in the production of wind generators and water-power stations using 90 percent of Kazakhstan components. “Our form of blades makes our wind...