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    Lavrov and Kerry discuss situation in Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone
    May02

    Lavrov and Kerry discuss situation in Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone

    The sides also discussed the situation in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Satire Is Thriving in Russia, While Many Russians Aren’t
    May02

    Satire Is Thriving in Russia, While Many Russians Aren’t

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual “direct line” conversation with the nation was still going strong when the joking began on social media. “Question: ‘Everyone has had to make cuts to their household budgets recently. What have you cut spending on?’ Putin: ‘On you lot,’” wrote one Twitter user, in a parody of the...

    Odessa on Edge
    May02

    Odessa on Edge

    In a quirk of the calendar, the somewhat ideologically divergent holidays of May Day and Orthodox Easter fell on the same Sunday this year. In Odessa, the Easter Sunday festivities took place on an afternoon so lovely that the citizens of the city could be forgiven for forgetting the generalized sense of dread that had taken hold of the town for...

    Ukraine Energy Firms Turn To Arbitrator Over Crimea Losses
    May02

    Ukraine Energy Firms Turn To Arbitrator Over Crimea Losses

    Two Ukrainian energy companies that lost control of assets in Crimea when Russia seized the Ukrainian peninsula have asked a UN arbitrator to award compensation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine energy firms turn to arbitrator over Crimea losses
    May02

    Ukraine energy firms turn to arbitrator over Crimea losses

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Two Ukrainian energy companies that lost control of assets in Crimea when Russia seized control of the peninsula have… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine energy firms turn to arbitrator over Crimea losses
    May02

    Ukraine energy firms turn to arbitrator over Crimea losses

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Two Ukrainian energy companies that lost control of assets in Crimea when Russia seized control of the peninsula have asked a U.N. arbitrator to award compensation, the Permanent Court of Arbitration said on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Among the winners of the award Gerd Bucerius  is a journalist from Azerbaijan
    May02

    Among the winners of the award Gerd Bucerius is a journalist from Azerbaijan

    Baku / 02.04.16 / Turan: In 2016, the Free Media Awards presented by the Fritt Ord Foundation in Oslo and the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius in Hamburg will go to three journalists and media in Azerbaijan, Russia and Ukraine. The independent jury has considered 40 nominations submitted by NGOs, human rights organisations and other...

    Ukraine’s tense Odessa marks two years since clashes killed 48
    May02

    Ukraine’s tense Odessa marks two years since clashes killed 48

    More than 500 people bearing flowers and banners with pictures of the victims massed on Monday …read more Source:...

    CIA ‘live-tweets’ Abbottabad raid five years after killing Osama bin Laden
    May02

    CIA ‘live-tweets’ Abbottabad raid five years after killing Osama bin Laden

    President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, along with with members of the national security team, receive an update on the mission against Osama bin Laden in the Situation Room of the White House, May 1, 2011. Please note: a classified document seen in this photograph has been obscured. (Source: Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)...

    As part of Green Card Most Cars Left for Iran and Turkey in April
    May02

    As part of Green Card Most Cars Left for Iran and Turkey in April

    BAKU / 02.05.16 / TURAN: The Bureau of Compulsory Insurance (BCI) reports that in April, the award under the concluded 387 international contracts in the international Green Card system amounted to 81,483 manat. Most (324) policies are designed for cars to travel to Iran and Turkey, 62 for other countries of the Green Card, and only 1 contract...