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    Astana Hosting AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships
    May24

    Astana Hosting AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – The Amateur International Boxing Association (AIBA) women’s world championships opened May 19 in the capital. This year, the tournament’s already high status rose even further. In the rings inside Barys Arena, not only world championship...

    France Gives Entry Visa To Russian Minister Blacklisted By EU
    May24

    France Gives Entry Visa To Russian Minister Blacklisted By EU

    France granted Russian Agriculture Minister Aleksandr Tkachev an entry visa, even though he is on a European Union blacklist, the Russian ministry said on May 23. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia, Ukraine, European Leaders Discuss Ways To Settle Conflict
    May24

    Russia, Ukraine, European Leaders Discuss Ways To Settle Conflict

    The leaders of Russia, France, Germany, and Ukraine spoke by telephone on May 24 about ways to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Europe leaders urge ‘immediate’ peace in east Ukraine
    May24

    Europe leaders urge ‘immediate’ peace in east Ukraine

    Leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine call for an “immediate” restoration of peace to eastern Ukraine after fresh clashes in the volatile region. …read more Source:...

    Normandy Four leaders discuss situation in Ukraine
    May24

    Normandy Four leaders discuss situation in Ukraine

    MOSCOW. KAZINFORM – Russian President Vladimir Putin has had a telephone conversation with Germany’s Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande, and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, the Kremlin press service said. …read more Source:...

    French Open: Defending champion Stan Wawrinka relieved, Andy Murray teeters on the brink
    May24

    French Open: Defending champion Stan Wawrinka relieved, Andy Murray teeters on the brink

    Defending champion Stan Wawrinka breathed a huge sigh of relief and Andy Murray faced a sleepless night after both got bogged down by belligerent Czechs at a sodden French Open on Monday. A day that began two hours late after torrential rain ended with world number two Murray hanging on against 37-year-old Czech qualifier Radek Stepanek having...

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict
    May24

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict

    The Kremlin says that the leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine have spoken by telephone about ways to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict
    May24

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict

    MOSCOW: The Kremlin says that the leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine have spoken by telephone about ways to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine. A Kremlin statement said the participants in the call early Tuesday emphasised the need to observe a cease-fire and discussed raising the efficiency of a monitoring mission by the...

    Wawrinka relieved, Murray teeters on the brink
    May24

    Wawrinka relieved, Murray teeters on the brink

    Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka reacts at the end of the match. REUTERS PARIS: Defending champion Stan Wawrinka breathed a huge sigh of relief and Andy Murray faced a sleepless night after both got bogged down by belligerent Czechs at a sodden French Open on Monday. A day that began two hours late after torrential rain ended with world number...

    New report says health facilities attacked in 19 countries
    May24

    New report says health facilities attacked in 19 countries

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Deliberate or indiscriminate attacks have decimated health facilities, killed medical workers and patients, and deprived countless civilians of care in 19 countries during 2015 and the first three months of 2016, a coalition of more than 30 health and humanitarian organizations said in a new report released Monday. The...