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    Jail the Corrupt!  No More Impunity
    May06

    Jail the Corrupt! No More Impunity

    By Frank VoglFrom Brazil to Macedonia, from Iceland to Guatemala, public prosecutors are going after corrupt top politicians on an unprecedented scale.Never before have public prosecutors so ardently investigated corruption among political elites as they are today. For all those prosecutors, the decision to sentence one of New York’s most...

    Estonia and Germany strengthen parliamentary cooperation
    May06

    Estonia and Germany strengthen parliamentary cooperation

    Deputy Speaker of the Estonian parliament Helir-Valdor Seeder and Speaker of the parliament of the German state of Bavaria Barbara Stamm talked about cooperation, interparliamentary ties, the situation in Europe and migration crisis, relations with Russia and Ukraine-related developments at a meeting here on ay 6th, reports LETA/BNS. …read...

    Ukraine To Help Nigeria Revive Ajaokuta Steel With $1bn
    May06

    Ukraine To Help Nigeria Revive Ajaokuta Steel With $1bn

    The Ukrainian Ambassador to Nigeria, Valeriy Aleksandruk, has disclosed that his country is ready to invest $1 billion into the Ajaokuta Steel Company in order to revive the plant, the Bureau of… …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, May 6, 2016
    May06

    The Morning Vertical, May 6, 2016

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

    The Daily Vertical: Toying With Savchenko
    May06

    The Daily Vertical: Toying With Savchenko

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Still Ready to Build Gas Pipeline to Southern Europe, Lavrov Says
    May06

    Russia Still Ready to Build Gas Pipeline to Southern Europe, Lavrov Says

    Moscow hasn’t given up on its plans to build a pipeline to carry Russian natural gas to southern Europe across the Black Sea, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has confirmed. “The southern direction is not yet written off,” Lavrov told sputniknews.com earlier this week. “Sometime in February, I think Gazprom signed a memorandum...

    FAO: Global prices of key staple food commodities rose in April
    May06

    FAO: Global prices of key staple food commodities rose in April

    Global prices of key staple food commodities rose in April, marking its third consecutive monthly increase after four years of decline, this according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations FAO Food Price Index averaged 151.8 points in April, a 0.7 percent increase from March. That is about 10 percent below its level of a...

    Sanctions on Russia should be maintained: senior US official
    May06

    Sanctions on Russia should be maintained: senior US official

    Sanctions on Russia should be maintained over its annexation of Crimea, US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said in Warsaw. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Every Episode of David Attenborough’s Life Series, Ranked
    May06

    Every Episode of David Attenborough’s Life Series, Ranked

    BBC / Anton_Ivanov / Rich Carey / Neirfy / Resul Muslu / Starcea Gheorghe Silviu / Georgia Evans / Tanawat Ariya / Shutterstock / Paul Spella / The AtlanticThis Sunday, Sir David Attenborough, naturalist, maker of wildlife documentaries, snuggler of gorillas, wielder of That Voice, keeper of the blue shirt, and Most Trusted Man in Britain, turns...

    Belavia to increase passenger traffic by 15-20% in 2016
    May06

    Belavia to increase passenger traffic by 15-20% in 2016

    Charter operations are projected to decrease by somewhere 20%. But since we opened new flights and increased transit via Minsk National Airport, primarily from Russia and Ukraine and back, we are set to increase the volume of transportation. …read more Source:...