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    Madrid are the favourites but City keep dreaming – Begiristain
    Apr15

    Madrid are the favourites but City keep dreaming – Begiristain

    Manchester City were drawn against 10-time winners Real Madrid After being handed a Champions League semi-final tie against Real Madrid, Manchester City director of football Txiki Begiristain is confident his club can upset the odds. City progressed to the last four of Europe’s premier club competition for the first time with a 3-2...

    Stolen Dutch paintings worth $280,000 recovered by Ukraine
    Apr15

    Stolen Dutch paintings worth $280,000 recovered by Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykAMSTERDAM, Netherlands, April 15 (UPI) — Ukrainian authorities said Friday they recovered a cache of four paintings and other items stolen from a Dutch art gallery. …read more Source: United Press...

    Russia to tell NATO Baltic buildup ‘absolutely unjustified’ (AFP)
    Apr15

    Russia to tell NATO Baltic buildup ‘absolutely unjustified’ (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – Russia will use rare talks with NATO next week to protest the alliance’s “absolutely unjustified” military buildup in the Baltic states, Moscow’s ambassador to Brussels said Friday, adding the alliance was using the Ukraine crisis as a pretext. …read more Source: The West...

    Bulgarian President: Being EU Member Guarantees Prosperity, Security
    Apr15

    Bulgarian President: Being EU Member Guarantees Prosperity, Security

    According to Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev, being a member of the EU is the only only way forward for achieving prosperity, safety and security. Plevneliev wants Bulgaria to be a proud member of the EU and not subordinate to one of the world powers. The Bulgarian president said this in an interview for Euronews broadcasted on Thursday. The...

    Did Ukraine power grid hack give Russia an edge? (+ video)
    Apr15

    Did Ukraine power grid hack give Russia an edge? (+ video)

    At an Atlantic Council event Thursday, experts said that a Ukrainian power outage allegedly triggered by Russian hackers may be just a small piece of Moscow’s cybersecurity strategy. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Polio Could Be Eradicated Globally By End Of Decade: Experts
    Apr15

    Polio Could Be Eradicated Globally By End Of Decade: Experts

    LONDON, April 15 (Reuters) – In a huge immunisation effort in 150 countries, health teams will on Sunday launch what they hope will be the final push against polio.Stopping transmission of the contagious viral disease that has infected millions is possible within a year, experts say. And full, official, global eradication could be declared...

    Real Madrid take on Manchester City, Bayern Munich to face Atletico Madrid
    Apr15

    Real Madrid take on Manchester City, Bayern Munich to face Atletico Madrid

    Champions League final will be on May 28 Real Madrid have been paired with Manchester City in the Champions League semi-finals, while Bayern Munich will face Atletico Madrid. Friday’s draw in Nyon means outgoing City manager Manuel Pellegrini will have a chance to get one over his former team, having coached Madrid in 2009-10. Madrid...

    Russia to tell NATO Baltic buildup ‘absolutely unjustified’
    Apr15

    Russia to tell NATO Baltic buildup ‘absolutely unjustified’

    Russia will use rare talks with NATO next week to protest the alliance’s “absolutely unjustified” military buildup in the Baltic states, Moscow’s ambassador to Brussels said Friday, adding the alliance was using the Ukraine crisis as a pretext. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Volodymyr Groysman:  loyal Poroshenko ally
    Apr15

    Volodymyr Groysman: loyal Poroshenko ally

    The man identified by Ukraine’s outgoing prime minister as his successor, Volodymyr Groysman, is a 38-year-old loyalist of President Petro Poroshenko who was thrust onto the national scene after the Euro-Maidan unrest that toppled a government. Mr. Groysman’s meteoric rise from mayoral upstart to speaker of a notoriously obstreperous...

    Patriotic volunteers crucial to Ukraine’s fight against Putin
    Apr15

    Patriotic volunteers crucial to Ukraine’s fight against Putin

    Two sets of volunteers have been crucial in the battle to defeat Vladimir Putin’s imperialism in eastern Ukraine. The first has been Ukrainian patriots who joined volunteer battalions. The second – just as important – has been the civilian volunteers throughout Ukraine who have supplied food, fresh water, uniforms, medical supplies, showers...