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    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,...

    Russia marks WWII victory anniversary with military parade
    May09

    Russia marks WWII victory anniversary with military parade

    Russian servicemen march at Red Square before the start of the Victory Day military parade in Moscow on May 9, 2016. Photo by AFP MOSCOW: Russia on Monday staged a grandiose military parade through Moscow’s Red Square as part of nationwide celebrations to mark 71 years since the Soviet Union’s victory over Nazi Germany in World War...

    Panama Papers report alleges NZ prime place for rich to hide money
    May09

    Panama Papers report alleges NZ prime place for rich to hide money

    By Charlotte Greenfield and Rebecca Howard Wealthy Latin Americans are using secretive, tax-free New Zealand shelf companies and trusts to help channel funds around the world, according to a report on Monday based on leaks of the so-called Panama Papers. Pressure is mounting on Prime Minister John Key to take action after local media analysed...

    Putin congratulates Sargsyan on Victory Day
    May09

    Putin congratulates Sargsyan on Victory Day

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated the leaders of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Abkhazia, South Ossetia, and citizens of Georgia and Ukraine with the 71st anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, the Kremlin press service said on Sunday. Putin...

    NZ ideal place for rich to hide money, claims Panama Papers report
    May09

    NZ ideal place for rich to hide money, claims Panama Papers report

    WELLINGTON: Wealthy Latin Americans are using secretive, tax-free New Zealand shelf companies and trusts to help channel funds around the world, according to a report on Monday based on leaks of the so-called Panama Papers. Pressure is mounting on Prime Minister John Key to take action after local media analyzed more than 61,000 documents...

    Panama papers report: New Zealand prime place to hide money for rich people
    May09

    Panama papers report: New Zealand prime place to hide money for rich people

    Wealthy Latin Americans are using secretive, tax-free New Zealand shelf companies and trusts to help channel funds around the world, according to a report on Monday based on leaks of Panama Papers. Pressure is mounting on Prime Minister John Key to take action after local media analysed more than 61,000 documents relating to New Zealand that is...

    Brexit could endanger peace, UK PM warns
    May09

    Brexit could endanger peace, UK PM warns

    David Cameron Peace in Europe could be at risk if Britain votes to leave the European Union, David Cameron is to say. The UK has regretted ‘turning its back’ on Europe in the past, the PM will say in a speech later, arguing the European Union has ‘helped reconcile’ countries and maintain peace. Cameron will ask if leaving the union is...

    Kerry Heads to Europe for Anti-corruption Summit
    May09

    Kerry Heads to Europe for Anti-corruption Summit

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry begins a four-day diplomatic mission to Europe Monday where he will meet with officials from several countries and participate in an anti-corruption summit. The anti-corruption gathering Thursday is being hosted by British Prime Minister David Cameron, and will be attended by heads of state from Afghanistan,...