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    Kompany back in training as Pellegrini ponders recall
    Apr11

    Kompany back in training as Pellegrini ponders recall

    Pellegrini may recall Vincent Kompany from his calf problem Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini will give captain Vincent Kompany the chance to prove his fitness ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League quarter-final against Paris Saint-Germain. Kompany suffered the latest calf problem of an injury-plagued campaign against Dynamo Kiev in...

    The Briefing: Ukraine After Yatsenyuk
    Apr11

    The Briefing: Ukraine After Yatsenyuk

    A prime minister resigns in Ukraine. The Panama Papers continue to reverberate in Russia. And the Crimean Tatars hold a congress — in LIthuania. On this week’s Power Vertical briefing, I look at these three stories with Senior RFE/RL editor Steve Gutterman and Pavel Butorin, managing editor of RFE/RL’s Russian-language...

    The Morning Vertical, April 11, 2016
    Apr11

    The Morning Vertical, April 11, 2016

    Your daily rundown. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    G-7 Foreign Ministers Push Nuclear Disarmament in Hiroshima
    Apr11

    G-7 Foreign Ministers Push Nuclear Disarmament in Hiroshima

    HIROSHIMA, Japan—Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized countries, meeting Monday in the atomic-bombed Japanese city of Hiroshima, called for a renewed push for flagging nuclear disarmament efforts as they wrestled with some of the intractable global problems facing their nations. A joint communique condemned the usual suspects:...

    Two Indian students stabbed to death, one injured in Ukraine
    Apr11

    Two Indian students stabbed to death, one injured in Ukraine

    Two Indian students at a medical college in Ukraine were stabbed to death while another sustained injuries in the attack on Sunday. Those who died in the Sunday attack allegedly carried out by three Ukrainian nationals have been identified as Pranav Shaindilya from Muzaffarnagar and Ankur Singh from Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh. Indrajeet Singh...

    Belarus FM: All sides have to be genuinely interested in resolving the Ukrainian conflict
    Apr11

    Belarus FM: All sides have to be genuinely interested in resolving the Ukrainian conflict

    “At present there is no recipe for ending the conflict that still exists in the brotherly country of Ukraine,” stated Vladimir Makei. In his words, all the sides, primarily those directly involved in the situation, have to be genuinely interested in resolving the conflict. …read more Source:...

    Lithuanian Seimas website under attack
    Apr11

    Lithuanian Seimas website under attack

    The Lithuanian parliament’s website came under attack in the run-up to the event of Crimea’s Tatar community to prevent foreign users from observing the community’s global gathering online, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine PM resigns for sake of better EU ties
    Apr11

    Ukraine PM resigns for sake of better EU ties

    PM Yatsenyuk says he will quit for the sake of stability and improving EU ties. Dutch PM said it could take “months” to decided whether to uphold the EU-Ukraine association treaty. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia’s first sharia-compliant airline suspended
    Apr11

    Malaysia’s first sharia-compliant airline suspended

    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s first Islamic-compliant airline has been suspended for three months after it failed to adhere to aviation regulations, a senior official said Monday, as the government announced a safety audit of the carrier. “Rayani Air has been suspended for three months,” Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, director-general of the...

    Bulgaria Had Negative Balance of Trade in January-February
    Apr11

    Bulgaria Had Negative Balance of Trade in January-February

    In January 2016, Bulgarian exports to the EU exceeded BGN 2.2 B, which represented a decrease of 1.4 % compared to the same month last year. The main trading partners of Bulgaria were Germany, Italy, Romania, Greece, France and Belgium, which accounted for 67 % of all exports to the EU. The largest increase was registered in the export of...