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    Electricity supplies from Ukraine to Crimea shut off
    Nov22

    Electricity supplies from Ukraine to Crimea shut off

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    Crimea blackout after power lines ‘blown up’ (AFP)
    Nov22

    Crimea blackout after power lines ‘blown up’ (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Crimea declared a state of emergency on Sunday after its main electricity power lines from Ukraine were blown up, leaving the Russian-annexed peninsula in darkness after the second such attack in a matter of days. …read more Source: The West...

    Massive Blackout In Crimea After Transmission Towers ‘Blown Up’ By Unknown Parties
    Nov22

    Massive Blackout In Crimea After Transmission Towers ‘Blown Up’ By Unknown Parties

    Two million people living in Crimea were cloaked in darkness Saturday night after four transmission towers ferrying power lines into the disputed region from Ukraine reportedly exploded. The pylons were “blown up” by an unknown party, Russian media reported, and images circulating on social media appeared to show Ukrainian flags hanging from the...

    Crimea Declares State of Emergency Amid Massive Power Outage
    Nov22

    Crimea Declares State of Emergency Amid Massive Power Outage

    Teams have been sent to repair the downed electrical towers, but they have been met resistance from individuals in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Kyrgyzstan needs a comprehensive rural development strategy
    Nov22

    Kyrgyzstan needs a comprehensive rural development strategy

    BISHKEK (TCA) — Kyrgyzstan declares itself as an agrarian country, and according to the country’s leadership, agriculture is a strategic sector of the Kyrgyz economy. However, since independence the country has been at risk of food insecurity. Of the nine basic foods, only vegetables and milk are produced in volumes enough to meet the...

    State Of Emergency Declared In Crimea After Power Black Out
    Nov22

    State Of Emergency Declared In Crimea After Power Black Out

    Regional officials in Crimea say a state of emergency was introduced on the peninsula early on November 22 after the disruption of electricity supplies from Ukraine’s Kherson region to the north. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Western leaders extend sanctions on Moscow over Ukraine crisis
    Nov22

    Western leaders extend sanctions on Moscow over Ukraine crisis

    Western leaders extend sanctions against Moscow by six more months over the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    The Maidan movement and the period that followed
    Nov22

    The Maidan movement and the period that followed

    This weekend in Kyiv, the beginning of the pro-European Maidan movement is being remembered. A timeline from Frank Hofmann in Kyiv. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Saboteurs blow up transmission towers, knocking out power to Crimea, Russian government says
    Nov22

    Saboteurs blow up transmission towers, knocking out power to Crimea, Russian government says

    MOSCOW — The Russian government announced a state of emergency in the disputed Crimean peninsula late Saturday evening after power to the region was suddenly cut in an apparent act of sabotage in neighboring Ukraine. Two electricity transmission towers were destroyed in at least one explosion Saturday evening in Ukraine’s Kherson region,...

    Crimea without power after ‘lines cut’
    Nov22

    Crimea without power after ‘lines cut’

    Crimea is plunged into darkness after pylons carrying power lines which supply electricity from Ukraine were reportedly blown up on Saturday night. …read more Source:...