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    Parliamentarians from 15 countries meet in Franco-German border region to address protracted conflicts in the OSCE region, including Karabakh conflict
    Apr18

    Parliamentarians from 15 countries meet in Franco-German border region to address protracted conflicts in the OSCE region, including Karabakh conflict

    Members of Parliament from 15 countries gathered in the French-German border region on 16 and 17 April to consider parliamentary contributions to OSCE efforts in addressing conflicts. Some 25 parliamentarians, including from several countries impacted by protracted conflicts, heard presentations from experts on reconciliation processes...

    Chernobyl: Fact and Legacy
    Apr18

    Chernobyl: Fact and Legacy

    Photo credit: Nigel Roberts April 26 this year marks the thirtieth anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear explosion, when tests at the power plant there went calamitously wrong. Then in the Soviet Union and now in Ukraine, the consequences for Belarus have been disastrous. The accident occurred a generation ago, yet it continues to blight lives...

    Council of the European Union to meet in Luxembourg to discuss among others “Europeanization” of six post-Soviet countries
    Apr18

    Council of the European Union to meet in Luxembourg to discuss among others “Europeanization” of six post-Soviet countries

    Foreign Minister of 28 countries of the European Union will gather in Luxembourg to discuss the migration crisis in Syria and Libyam as well as the relations with the Eastern Partnership countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine). The Council will address the EU’s relations with the Eastern partners. It will...

    Syrians in Ukraine celebrate 70th anniversary of Independence Day
    Apr18

    Syrians in Ukraine celebrate 70th anniversary of Independence Day

    …read more Source: Syrian Arab News Agency

    Korrekt: Singer is set to make an impact on the world with music
    Apr18

    Korrekt: Singer is set to make an impact on the world with music

    With two buzzing singles to his credit, the singer is betting on taking his music to the streets and airwaves. Korrekt, a Ukraine based Nigerian singer signed to Indomix Entertainment is no new comer to the music industry. With previous hits like ‘Baby Mama’ still making credible buzz online and on the streets, Korrekt is set to hit...

    Armenian weightlifters return from Norway – Photos
    Apr18

    Armenian weightlifters return from Norway – Photos

    The Armenian weightlifting team returned from Fjord, Norway last night. The athletes were greeted at Zvartnots airport by President of the National Olympic Committee Gagik Tsarukyan, Minister of Sport and Youth affairs Gabriel Ghazaryan, fans and relatives. The Armenian team was the first with the overall number of medals won (8 gold, 7 silver...

    Latvian MFA: EU must do more to counter illegal migration
    Apr18

    Latvian MFA: EU must do more to counter illegal migration

    On 15 April, the Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics took part in the Kyiv Security Forum and delivered remarks at the plenary session entitled “European Unity: New Breath or Last Call” speaking about challenges posed by migration at the European and global scale, as well as about the upcoming British referendum on the future of its EU...

    Swedes Could Support A ‘Swexit’
    Apr18

    Swedes Could Support A ‘Swexit’

    Britain is facing the possibility of “Brexit,” The Czech Prime Minister recently fretted about “Czexit,” and Marine le Pen has been gleeful at the level of support for “Frexit.” Now it’s time for a new portmanteau in Europe’s mounting identity crisis; a poll shows there could be support for a “Swexit.” Only 39 percent of Swedes think...

    The Very Moment the Plane Landed in Armenia—I Felt Myself Like at Home: Our Exclusive Interview with Jamala
    Apr18

    The Very Moment the Plane Landed in Armenia—I Felt Myself Like at Home: Our Exclusive Interview with Jamala

    Jamala (Susanna Jamaladynova), jazz and opera singer, is the Ukrainian representative in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest with the song “1944.” A song, widely discussed on the internet, as it contains special messages for Russia. For the first time Jamala performed when she was 15. She participated in a range of music contests and festivals,...

    Ukraine marks 30 years after Chernobyl disaster
    Apr18

    Ukraine marks 30 years after Chernobyl disaster

    Thirty years ago, a safety test at a nuclear power plant in the small city of Pripyat, Ukraine, turned into a disaster that the world …read more Source: World...