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    Rakib, Rajib split points in Dubai chess
    Apr18

    Rakib, Rajib split points in Dubai chess

    DHAKA: GM Mollah Abdullah Al Rakib and GM Enamul Hossain Razib of Bangladesh Navy earned 4 points each after the 6th round games in the 18th Dubai Open Chess now being held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. IM Mohammad Minhaz Uddin earned 3 points. In the 6th round games held Saturday last, GM Rakib split points with GM Razib and Minhaz lost to...

    'Putin's Bridge' edges closer to annexed Crimea despite delays
    Apr18

    'Putin's Bridge' edges closer to annexed Crimea despite delays

    KERCH, Crimea (Reuters) – A crumbling nineteenth century fortress perched on the edge of a cape in Russian-annexed Crimea is drawing locals to gaze at what some are calling Putin’s Bridge: a nascent super structure that will link the peninsula to Russia. …read more Source: The...

    ‘Putin’s Bridge’ edges closer to annexed Crimea despite delays
    Apr18

    ‘Putin’s Bridge’ edges closer to annexed Crimea despite delays

    A crumbling nineteenth century fortress perched on the edge of a cape in Russian-annexed Crimea is drawing locals to gaze at what some are calling Putin’s Bridge: a nascent super structure that will link the peninsula to Russia. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine Convicts 2 Russian Soldiers on Terrorism Charges
    Apr18

    Ukraine Convicts 2 Russian Soldiers on Terrorism Charges

    A court in Kyiv has convicted two Russian servicemen captured in eastern Ukraine of terrorism and other crimes and sentenced them each to 14 years in prison. The court on Monday found Alexander Alexandrov and his commander, Yevgeny Yerofeyev, guilty of “waging a war of aggression” against Ukraine, assisting a terrorist group,...

    Two Russian special forces jailed for ‘aggressive war’ and ‘acts of terror’ in Europe
    Apr18

    Two Russian special forces jailed for ‘aggressive war’ and ‘acts of terror’ in Europe

    TWO Russian special forces soldiers have been jailed after a court found them guilty of waging an “aggressive war” against Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    How Russia Became The New Global Leader In The War On Drugs
    Apr18

    How Russia Became The New Global Leader In The War On Drugs

    This week, diplomats gathered at the United Nations in New York will adopt a document outlining the future of global drug policy a text that may have been better in the eyes of many advocates if it weren’t for one country: Russia. Moscow’s rise as the most vocal proponent of the drug war not only affects the pace of change worldwide,...

    Latvian NATO Drill Doubles Due to Perceived Russian Threat
    Apr18

    Latvian NATO Drill Doubles Due to Perceived Russian Threat

    NATO has kicked off its 1,300-strong exercise in Latvia, practicing land and aerial combat against a variety of threats, Latvia’s Ministry of Defence reports. Summer Shield XIII kicked off on Sunday and will continue until April 29, involving troops from Latvia, Lithuania, U.S.,Canada, Finland and Germany. Held in the military training...

    Ukraine Convicts 2 Captured Russian Servicemen of Terrorism
    Apr18

    Ukraine Convicts 2 Captured Russian Servicemen of Terrorism

    A Ukrainian court has convicted two Russian servicemen captured last year of terrorism and waging a war in eastern Ukraine.Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny Yerofeyev have acknowledged being Russian servicemen and said they were on a reconnaissance mission. Russia’s Defense… …read more Source:...

    2 Russian servicemen in Ukraine sentenced to 14 years
    Apr18

    2 Russian servicemen in Ukraine sentenced to 14 years

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian court on Monday sentenced two Russian servicemen captured last year to 14 years each in prison after finding them guilty of terrorism and waging a war in eastern Ukraine. The ruling opened the door to a possible prisoner swap between the two countries. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine court sentences two alleged Russian soldiers to 14 years in jail (AFP)
    Apr18

    Ukraine court sentences two alleged Russian soldiers to 14 years in jail (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A Ukrainian court on Monday found two alleged Russian soldiers guilty of waging war in the east of the country and sentenced them to 14 years in jail each. …read more Source: The West...