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    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes
    Apr22

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes

    LONDON — Most people send a card, call, or post on Facebook for someone’s birthday, but President Barack Obama went the extra mile on Friday — thousands of miles, actually — to deliver 90th birthday greetings to Queen Elizabeth II over lunch at Windsor Castle. Britain’s oldest and longest-serving monarch celebrated her birthday a day...

    OSCE Concerned About New Ukraine Cinema Law
    Apr22

    OSCE Concerned About New Ukraine Cinema Law

    OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatovic has warned that recent legislative steps in Ukraine could limit free media and the free flow of information. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Balcerowicz joins Ukraine gov’t advisory team
    Apr22

    Balcerowicz joins Ukraine gov’t advisory team

    Poland’s former Finance Minister and mastermind behind the transition from communism to capitalism Leszek Balcerowicz has been appointed as an advisor to the Ukrainian government. “A team of international advisors to the Ukrainian government has been established, with Slovakian former deputy Prime Minister Iwan Miklos serving as its...

    Lithuania govt websites hit by cyberattacks for 3rd time
    Apr22

    Lithuania govt websites hit by cyberattacks for 3rd time

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuanian officials say government websites have been hit by cyberattacks for the third time this month. The latest so-called denial-of-service attacks disrupted the websites of Parliament and the ministries of finance, defense, agriculture and others for about 30 minutes on Thursday. Police launched an investigation...

    Ukraine children eat food tainted by Chornobyl: AP
    Apr22

    Ukraine children eat food tainted by Chornobyl: AP

    Rural families in Ukraine are resorting to milk and produce from land still contaminated by fallout from the world’s worst nuclear accident three decades ago. …read more Source: CTV...

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes
    Apr22

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes

    Most people send a card, call, or post on Facebook for someone’s birthday, but President Barack Obama went the extra mile on Friday — thousands of miles, actually — to deliver 90th birthday greetings to Queen Elizabeth II over lunch at Windsor Castle. Britain’s oldest and longest-serving monarch celebrated her birthday a day earlier,...

    VivaCell-MTS has become a member of the Institute of Internal  Auditors – Armenia
    Apr22

    VivaCell-MTS has become a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors – Armenia

    The meeting of the board members of the Institute of Internal Auditors-Armenia with VivaCell-MTS General Manager and employers took place in the Company headquarters, the press office of VivaCell-MTS has told ArmInfo. President of IIA-Armenia, Chief Audit Executive of the Central Bank of Armenia Ara Chalabyan and VivaCell-MTS General Manager...

    Gorbachev Urges Putin and Obama to Begin Ukraine Talks
    Apr22

    Gorbachev Urges Putin and Obama to Begin Ukraine Talks

    The Soviet Union’s last leader Mikhail Gorbachev has urged the U.S. and Russian presidents to personally start talks on alleviating the Ukraine crisis, fearing the conflict may not stay “frozen” for long. Ukraine has entered a tense stalemate with Russian-backed separatists in its eastern Donetsk and Luhansk regions, after violence erupted...

    ‘Rebellion’ by 19 Russian soldiers in Donbas: report
    Apr22

    ‘Rebellion’ by 19 Russian soldiers in Donbas: report

    Nineteen Russian soldiers stationed in the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine have “rebelled” against their commanders and asked to be sent back to Russia, Polish media have reported, citing Ukrainian intelligence. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes
    Apr22

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes

    Obama’s lunch with the queen is the latest in a series of engagements between the two families since he took office in 2009. Most people send a card, call, or post on Facebook for someone’s birthday, but President Barack Obama has gone the extra mile – thousands of miles, actually – to deliver 90th birthday greetings to Queen...