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    The Morning Vertical, May 9, 2016
    May09

    The Morning Vertical, May 9, 2016

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

    Russian firm milks chilly US-Kremlin ties with ‘Little Obama’ ice cream
    May09

    Russian firm milks chilly US-Kremlin ties with ‘Little Obama’ ice cream

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian company is trying to cash in on chilly relations between Moscow and Washington by releasing an ice cream called Little Obama, irritating U.S. officials.The product, called Obamka in Russian, is glazed with chocolate and its wrapping features an image of a smiling young African boy, wearing an ear ring and...

    Grandfather to pay child support after father fled to Uman
    May09

    Grandfather to pay child support after father fled to Uman

    Israeli Supreme Court ruled that father of ‘divorce refuser’ who fled to Ukraine will pay 2000 shekels a month for grandchildren’s support. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Russian Victory Day prompts clashes in Kharkiv, Kyiv
    May09

    Russian Victory Day prompts clashes in Kharkiv, Kyiv

    Russia has stage a large military parade on the Red Square, remembering victory over Germany in World War II. The celebration, marked in numerous ways across the former Soviet Union, sparked scuffles in Ukraine. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    How valid is the claim that the EU has delivered peace in Europe?
    May09

    How valid is the claim that the EU has delivered peace in Europe?

    For many arguing that the UK should remain in the EU, the first and foremost claim is that it is a force for peace. A few years ago, the EU was awarded the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize. The Scottish Herald described the award as ‘crass’, one which would inflame ‘tensions when many of the EU’s 500 million citizens have been thrown into...

    What has the EU ever done for us? Peace
    May09

    What has the EU ever done for us? Peace

    The EU has delivered peace in Europe: for many arguing that the UK should remain in the EU, this is the first and foremost claim. But is it valid? A few years ago, the EU was awarded the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize. The Scottish Herald described the award as ‘crass’, one which would inflame ‘tensions when many of the EU’s 500 million...

    On Russia’s Victory Day, President Putin calls for non-bloc security
    May09

    On Russia’s Victory Day, President Putin calls for non-bloc security

    Russian President Vladimir Putin greets WWII veterans during the Victory Day military parade marking 71 years after the victory in WWII in Red Square in Moscow, Russia, Monday, May 9, 2016. (AP photo) Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking at the annual elaborate Victory Day military parade in Red Square, says Russia wants to help build an...

    Crimean Tatar chief urges EU embargo on Russian oil
    May09

    Crimean Tatar chief urges EU embargo on Russian oil

    Refat Chubarov, leader of the Crimean Tatar national movement, has called on the European Union to consider imposing a temporary embargo on Russian oil. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Abe’s visit to Russia: frayed ties improved, territorial dispute remains
    May09

    Abe’s visit to Russia: frayed ties improved, territorial dispute remains

    On May 6, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe paid a quick and unofficial visit to Russia, and held a three-hour discussion with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Abe became the first Japanese leader to visit Russia in the past few years, which imply that Russian-Japan ties have recovered over the Ukrainian crisis. As an informal ice-breaking...

    World War II Museum in the Focus of International Attention
    May09

    World War II Museum in the Focus of International Attention

    You probably have heard about nearly finished World War II museum in Gdańsk, since international media, like “Washington Post” or “The Guardian”, have covered the controversial plans of Polish Ministry of Culture to dismantle the soon to be opened institution. The city of Gdańsk, being one of key founders of the museum,...