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    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine – Poroshenko
    Apr28

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine – Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko had been allowed back to Ukraine, after Russian border guards had prevented her from crossing the border last night, saying she was under investigation. …read more Source: The...

    Donald Trump and the GOP Tradition of Foreign-Policy Incoherence
    Apr28

    Donald Trump and the GOP Tradition of Foreign-Policy Incoherence

    Trump arrives for his foreign-policy speech at the Mayflower Hotel. Kevin Lamarque / ReutersMaking fun of the foreign-policy speech Donald Trump gave yesterday is easy. He said, “‘America First’ will be the major and overriding theme of my administration,” thus borrowing the slogan of those Americans who opposed America’s entry in...

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine: Poroshenko
    Apr28

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine: Poroshenko

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko had been allowed back to Ukraine, after Russian border guards had prevented her from crossing the border last night, saying she was under investigation …read more Source: The Daily...

    4 Reasons It Would Be Dangerous To Ban Russian Rocket Engines
    Apr28

    4 Reasons It Would Be Dangerous To Ban Russian Rocket Engines

    Loren B. Thompson, Constance Baroudos Security, Yes, we need to get rid of Russian engines, but banning them right away makes no sense. After Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine in 2014, everybody in Washington agreed it was time to stop relying on Russian rocket engines for getting U.S. military satellites into orbit. So it’s no surprise that...

    Activity of Union of Armenians of Ukraine to be presented in European Parliament
    Apr28

    Activity of Union of Armenians of Ukraine to be presented in European Parliament

    Union of Armenians of Ukraine NGO will present the activity, achievements and issues of the Armenian community in the upcoming Diasporas international conference in the European Parliament. …read more Source:...

    French lawmakers urge government not to renew Russia sanctions
    Apr28

    French lawmakers urge government not to renew Russia sanctions

    The French parliament Thursday adopted a resolution urging the government not to back the extension of sanctions against Russia over the conflict in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    ‘Stark deterioration of press freedom’ in Europe, says Index on Censorship
    Apr28

    ‘Stark deterioration of press freedom’ in Europe, says Index on Censorship

    Campaign group says there has been a 30% rise in incidents involving journalists, voicing particular concern about Turkey and UkraineThere has been a “stark deterioration of press freedom” in Europe in 2016 with conflict in Turkey and Ukraine creating especially difficult conditions for journalists. Index on Censorship said it had seen 301...

    3.6 milliard AMD transferred to the special account number of the AR Government
    Apr28

    3.6 milliard AMD transferred to the special account number of the AR Government

    Since April 4 up to April 27 overall 3,634,874,593 AMD was transferred to the special account number opened by the AR Government including transfers with dollars, euros and rubles; 147,288, 959 million AMD was transferred only on April 27 by 78 persons. We would like to remind that the whole sum will be directed to further strengthening of combat...

    Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Fighting Spikes As Unity Over European Economic Sanctions Begins To Fray
    Apr28

    Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Fighting Spikes As Unity Over European Economic Sanctions Begins To Fray

    Fighting in Eastern Ukraine has spiked as ceasefire violations increase, international monitors said Thursday. The increase comes as European nations debate whether to continue their economic sanctions against Russia over the Kremlin’s actions in Ukraine, Agence France-Presse reported. …read more Source: International Business...

    Putin hails first rocket launch from new cosmodrome after delay
    Apr28

    Putin hails first rocket launch from new cosmodrome after delay

    VOSTOCHNY: Russia launched the first rocket from its new Vostochny cosmodrome on Thursday, with President Vladimir Putin hailing the event after dressing down officials over a delay caused by a technical glitch. The launch is a major milestone for Russia’s beleaguered space sector, with the new spaceport in the far east of the country...