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    Svitolina downs former champion Ivanovic at French Open
    May28

    Svitolina downs former champion Ivanovic at French Open

    In her seven previous matches with Ana Ivanovic, Elina Svitolina had only managed to win a set. The 18th-seeded Ukrainian ended that winless run on Saturday. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ex-NATO chief, PM named as adviser to Ukraine’ president
    May28

    Ex-NATO chief, PM named as adviser to Ukraine’ president

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A former NATO Secretary-General and Danish prime minister has been named an adviser to Ukraine’s president.Anders Fogh Rasmussen said on Twitter …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Morocco Ranks 113 Among Best Countries to “Meet Women”
    May28

    Morocco Ranks 113 Among Best Countries to “Meet Women”

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Rabat – Morocco has been ranked 113 on the list of top countries to “meet women,” according to Ranker.com, a website for online ranking of various subjects. The ranking for top country to meet women was compiled through votes cast by people who had visited or lived in the countries. Sweden...

    In Crimean Port, A Hospital Reportedly Takes A ‘Potemkin’ Approach To Impress
    May28

    In Crimean Port, A Hospital Reportedly Takes A ‘Potemkin’ Approach To Impress

    The Potemkin village, that tried and true manifestation of Russian bureaucratic ingenuity whose place in popular lore has been cemented for centuries, has been given a modern update — the annexed peninsula of Crimea now reportedly has its own “Potemkin hospital.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ May Prove Thorn in Own Leaders’ Side
    May28

    Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ May Prove Thorn in Own Leaders’ Side

    …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    Putin visits Orthodox monastic community at Mount Athos
    May28

    Putin visits Orthodox monastic community at Mount Athos

    KARYES, Greece (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived at the northern Greek peninsula of Mount Athos, on a visit to the autonomous Orthodox Christian monastic community here. Putin flew from Athens to the northern city of Thessaloniki Saturday morning, went by road near Mt.Athos and then took a boat — the only means to reach the...

    “Armenia was presented illegally.” Minister of Sports about the brawl of Armenian and Azerbaijani sportsmen
    May28

    “Armenia was presented illegally.” Minister of Sports about the brawl of Armenian and Azerbaijani sportsmen

    In the city of Lvov, Ukraine, there was a mass brawl with the participation of Armenian and Azerbaijani sportsmen. Today, Aravot.am asked the Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Gabriel Ghazaryan, how he reacts to the incident and how he … …read more Source:...

    Northern Ireland beat Belarus 3-0 in warm-up for Euro 2016
    May28

    Northern Ireland beat Belarus 3-0 in warm-up for Euro 2016

    Northern Ireland’s Conor Washington (right) and Belarus’ Aleksandr Martynovich during the international friendly football match Northern Ireland against Belarus at Windsor Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland, on Friday, May 27, 2016. Photo: Niall Carson/PA via AP BELFAST: Northern Ireland had the ideal Belfast send-off before the European...

    MEDICRIME Convention to enter into force in Armenia
    May28

    MEDICRIME Convention to enter into force in Armenia

    On Tuesday, the 1st of June the Council of Europe’s Convention against counterfeit medical products and similar crimes involving threats to public health, the MEDICRIME Convention, will enter into force in Armenia. This Convention is the first international treaty that established as offences the following: – the manufacturing of...

    Around the world on his bicycle
    May28

    Around the world on his bicycle

    Imagine travelling the world, one country at a time, on a bicycle. Well, that is what Turkish travel blogger Gurkan Genc is doing. ||| Johannesburg – Imagine travelling the world, one country at a time, on a bicycle. Well, that is what Turkish travel blogger Gurkan Genc is doing.Genc is in Pretoria this week on a four-month tour of South...