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    Turkey launches probe after hackers leak civilian data and taunt Erdogan
    Apr06

    Turkey launches probe after hackers leak civilian data and taunt Erdogan

    Turkey on Wednesday launched an investigation after a hacker or hackers posted a database online containing the personal information of nearly 50 million Turkish citizens — more than half of the country’s population — and a message taunting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The population of Turkey is around 78 million. Experts say the leak...

    The Guardian view on conflict in the Caucasus: handle with care | Editorial
    Apr06

    The Guardian view on conflict in the Caucasus: handle with care | Editorial

    Tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia have flared up afresh after 20 years. The fraught big-power politics of the region makes this especially dangerousThere will be much argument about whether it was more in Azerbaijan’s or in Armenia’s interest to suddenly reignite a conflict that had mostly been frozen for over 20 years. But one...

    Ukraine PM Says Oil To Be Added To List Of Banned Russian Goods
    Apr06

    Ukraine PM Says Oil To Be Added To List Of Banned Russian Goods

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says he will introduce a ban on oil products from Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Jailed Ukrainian pilot Savchenko resumes hunger strike
    Apr06

    Jailed Ukrainian pilot Savchenko resumes hunger strike

    Nadezhda Savchenko’s lawyer has said the pilot jailed in Russia is refusing to eat or drink as she begins her sentence. Savchenko has become a key figure in the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin Ally Warns Open War With Ukraine Would Last Just Four Days
    Apr06

    Putin Ally Warns Open War With Ukraine Would Last Just Four Days

    The speaker of Russia’s lower house of parliament has said Ukraine would last “a maximum of four days” in open conflict with Russia, state news agency RIA Novosti has reported. Sergey Naryshkin, speaker of the Duma and leading member of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s United Russia party, spoke to Russian lawmakers and visiting...

    Are we heading for a Nexit? Dutch voters head to the polls in historic vote on EU project
    Apr06

    Are we heading for a Nexit? Dutch voters head to the polls in historic vote on EU project

    DUTCH voters are today heading to the polls to deliver their verdict on the future of the European Union project. …read more Source:...

    Latvia to implement projects to help Ukraine in agriculture, fight against corruption  – The Baltic Times
    Apr06

    Latvia to implement projects to help Ukraine in agriculture, fight against corruption – The Baltic Times

    RIGA – This year 451,400 euros have been earmarked in the Latvian Foreign Ministry’s budget for bilateral development co-operation, and th…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukrainian Pilot Jailed in Russia Launches New Hunger Strike
    Apr06

    Ukrainian Pilot Jailed in Russia Launches New Hunger Strike

    Nadiya Savchenko, a Ukranian military pilot jailed in Russia for allegedly killing two Russian journalists, launched a hunger strike Wednesday to demand her return to Ukraine, according to her lawyer. Savchenko’s lawyer Mark Feigin said on Twitter that she started a “dry” hunger strike, in which she is refusing both food and water. Feigin...

    Minsk to host next meeting on Ukraine on 20 April
    Apr06

    Minsk to host next meeting on Ukraine on 20 April

    Martin Sajdik said that on 6 April, the working group on humanitarian affairs continued discussing issues concerning the release and exchange of prisoners of war. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s president denies wrongdoing after Panama Papers link him to offshore accounts
    Apr06

    Ukraine’s president denies wrongdoing after Panama Papers link him to offshore accounts

    Petro Poroshenko say it was necessary to create an offshore holding company to put his candy business in a blind trust when he became president of Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: Toronto...