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    Six additional Ukrainian TV channels to appear in Europe, including Baltic States
    Feb04

    Six additional Ukrainian TV channels to appear in Europe, including Baltic States

    Six additional TV channels will be transmitted over Europe, including Baltic states, announced satellite operator SES, who’s one of the teleports operates in Riga, providing satellite communications services to broadcasters over more than 50 orbital satellite fleet. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Video Shows Raid On Crimean Tatar Business
    Feb04

    Video Shows Raid On Crimean Tatar Business

    This activist video shows a Russian police raid on the Simferopol headquarters of SimSitiTrans, a business owned by the father of Crimean Tatar activist Lenur Islyamov. Masked men, dressed in black and carrying assault rifles, leave refuse to answer any questions or present any ID. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poland Relaunches Inquiry into 2010 Presidential Jet Crash in Russia
    Feb04

    Poland Relaunches Inquiry into 2010 Presidential Jet Crash in Russia

    Poland’s new government on Thursday relaunched an inquiry into the death of President Lech Kaczynski in a plane crash in Russia in 2010, a move likely to strain Warsaw’s relations with its former overlord, already fragile over the Ukraine crisis. An inquiry by the previous government returned a verdict of pilot error but the winner of...

    New Ukraine Political Crisis? Amid War With Russia, Economic Support Called Into Question
    Feb04

    New Ukraine Political Crisis? Amid War With Russia, Economic Support Called Into Question

    The head of Ukraine’s parliament said Thursday his country was entering another “serious political crisis,” Agence France-Presse reported. The remarks come one day after the resignation of Ukraine’s economic minister over claims of corruption and that reform efforts were being blocked by allies of the country’s president....

    CIS countries urged to join efforts in financial and economic areas
    Feb04

    CIS countries urged to join efforts in financial and economic areas

    “In view of the difficult economic situation in the world, the sanctions on Russia, weakening national currencies, it is evident that we need to join efforts in the financial and economic areas in the Commonwealth of Independent States,” Sergei Lebedev said. …read more Source:...

    Clinton Corruption Leads to Russian Aggression
    Feb04

    Clinton Corruption Leads to Russian Aggression

    The New York Times endorsed Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination, calling her “one of the most broadly and deeply qualified presidential candidates in modern history.” There was one big problem with the editorial. Her policy toward Russia laid the groundwork for the Russian aggression that the Pentagon now has to spend...

    Ukrainian lawmakers fret over Western aid after minister’s exit
    Feb04

    Ukrainian lawmakers fret over Western aid after minister’s exit

    The abrupt resignation of Ukraine’s economy minister, followed by several of his deputies, over allegations of corruption has jeopardized Kiev’s relations with its Western backers, threatening vital loan aid, politicians said Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Global food prices at 7yr low
    Feb04

    Global food prices at 7yr low

    World food prices fell to near a seven-year low in January, weighed down by declines for agricultural commodities, particularly sugar. ||| Rome – World food prices fell to near a seven-year low in January, weighed down by declines for agricultural commodities, particularly sugar, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday. Food prices...

    Security Police arrest Latvian who fought in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb04

    Security Police arrest Latvian who fought in Eastern Ukraine

    The Security Police has detained a Latvian who fought in Eastern Ukraine, reported LSM’s Latvian-language service Thursday via LETA. …read more Source:...

    No violation of the cease-fire regime registered during OSCE monitoring
    Feb04

    No violation of the cease-fire regime registered during OSCE monitoring

    On February 4, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan in the south-east direction of Kuropatkino settlement of the NKR Martuni region. From the positions of...