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    Ukraine advances to Euro 2016 in France after win over Slovenia
    Nov20

    Ukraine advances to Euro 2016 in France after win over Slovenia

    PARSIPPANY, N.J. – Ukraine’s men’s national team advanced to the Euro 2016 European soccer championship after a 1-1 draw with Slovenia on November 17 in Maribor. Slovenia opened the scoring in the 11th minute by Bostjan Cesar and Andriy Yarmolenko equalized for Ukraine in extra time of the second half (90 +7). Ukraine won 2-0 […]...

    Ukraine Weapons To ISIS? Kiev Denies Charge After Islamic State Terrorists Caught In Kuwait
    Nov20

    Ukraine Weapons To ISIS? Kiev Denies Charge After Islamic State Terrorists Caught In Kuwait

    The Ukrainian military has denied knowledge of how its weapons made it into the hands of Islamic State group terrorists in Kuwait. Lebanese citizen Osama Khayat was arrested in Kuwait with weapons that he said were purchased in Ukraine and would be delivered to militant group in Syria via smuggling routes in Turkey. …read more Source:...

    Armenia’s Ambassador to Ukraine at center of corruption scandal
    Nov20

    Armenia’s Ambassador to Ukraine at center of corruption scandal

    Armenia’s Ambassador to Ukraine Andranik Manukyan was involved in a regular corruption scandal. According to corruptua.org, which conducts journalist investigations, Armenia’s Ambassador to Ukraine has chosen as a residence a house, which belongs to Marina Juravlyeva, wife of the former head of State Forests Resources Agency Viktor...

    What to do: Captain Kirk, artisan shows and hot bands
    Nov20

    What to do: Captain Kirk, artisan shows and hot bands

    Friday, Nov. 20 The man, the legend, William Shatner is in town for Pop Expo this weekend but first, he will be discussing almost 50 years in the spotlight, including Star Trek and his new projects (including a graphic novel) at a special Q&A, 7:15 p.m.,EY Centre. Tickets: $25-$199 — where the most expensive, Gold level tickets include a...

    Moscow says US voting against resolution on Nazism ‘regrettable’
    Nov20

    Moscow says US voting against resolution on Nazism ‘regrettable’

    The voting by the United States, Canada, Ukraine and Palau in the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly against the resolution on the need to counter the glorification of Nazism raises eyebrows and is regrettable, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Donald Trump goes on raging 12-tweet storm, threatens lawsuit at ‘irrelevant’ rival
    Nov20

    Donald Trump goes on raging 12-tweet storm, threatens lawsuit at ‘irrelevant’ rival

    Real-estate magnate Donald Trump fired off one of his most furious tweetstorms to date on Thursday night. The Republican front-runner’s target: presidential rival and Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R). Politico reported earlier in the evening that a pro-Kasich super PAC was planning to unload $2.5 million or more to take down Trump in New...

    Angela Merkel: ten years in power, but still an enigma
    Nov20

    Angela Merkel: ten years in power, but still an enigma

    Credits Jochen Zick – Pool / Getty Images Alt Text Angela Merkel Forbes’s most powerful woman has put Germany back on the world stage Profile Friday, November 20, 2015 – 1:29pm …read more Source: The...

    ISIL Militant Admits to Buying Arms in Ukraine, Sending to Syria via Turkey
    Nov20

    ISIL Militant Admits to Buying Arms in Ukraine, Sending to Syria via Turkey

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Kuwaiti security forces have uncovered an international cell that supplied the ISIL terrorist group with Ukrainian-made weapons, funds and new recruits, US media disclosed on Friday. …read more Source: Fars News...

    Ukrainian Men’s Travel Ban News Debunked as Fake by Military
    Nov20

    Ukrainian Men’s Travel Ban News Debunked as Fake by Military

    Ukrainian military warns: if you’ve been naughty and have been spreading rumors, Santa isn’t coming by! Images mixed by Tetyana Lokot. On November 19, Ukrainian men woke up to discover that if they were under 45, they would now apparently have to cancel their travel plans for the start of 2016, as Ukraine was banning them from leaving...

    The Daily Vertical: The Limits Of Detente
    Nov20

    The Daily Vertical: The Limits Of Detente

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...