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    Liverpool’s Sakho investigated over failed drugs test
    Apr23

    Liverpool’s Sakho investigated over failed drugs test

    LONDON: Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho is being investigated by UEFA over a failed drugs test after last month’s Europa League game against Manchester United. Although Sakho is not yet subject to a UEFA suspension, the club announced Saturday that he will not play for the Europa League semifinalists while the investigation is underway....

    Russia, In Bow To Kyiv’s New Leader, Suspends Debt Demands
    Apr23

    Russia, In Bow To Kyiv’s New Leader, Suspends Debt Demands

    Russia said it temporarily suspended its demand for full repayment of a $3-billion loan to Ukraine to give the new government in Kyiv time to decide what to do about it. “We have given the new Ukrain …read more Source: Big News...

    How Ukraine Is Dealing With the European Refugee Crisis
    Apr23

    How Ukraine Is Dealing With the European Refugee Crisis

    The refugee center in Yahotyn, a town not far from the Ukrainian capital, was built to house asylum seekers from all over the world. Image from YouTube. From “health hazards” to “an opportunity to boost the national economy”—this is the broad range of speculations Ukrainian politicians are using to explain what can happen when Ukraine opens its...

    Faster media, fractured government
    Apr23

    Faster media, fractured government

    Ever since Julius Reuter strapped his first market report to a carrier pigeon, reporters of every stripe have lived or died by being first with the facts. Yet in recent years, the news agenda has started to move even more rapidly, to the point where it is whirling faster than ever — part of a wider speeding up of society, driven by technology,...

    Russia, In Nod To New Kyiv Government, Suspends Debt Demands
    Apr23

    Russia, In Nod To New Kyiv Government, Suspends Debt Demands

    Russia said it temporarily suspended its demand for full repayment of a $3 billion loan to Ukraine to give the new government in Kyiv time to decide what to do about it. “We have given the new Ukrain …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine Vice PM Pavlo Rozenko supports idea for joint military forces with Bulgaria, Romania
    Apr23

    Ukraine Vice PM Pavlo Rozenko supports idea for joint military forces with Bulgaria, Romania

    The Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko termed the idea for creating a joint military brigade of Bulgaria, Romania and Ukraine “very timely and reasonable”, and this country a reliable partner. Asked by the Bulgarian National Radio how he sees Bulgaria’s role in such a brigade Rozenko said Bulgaria had always supported Ukraine and...

    Ukraine Deputy PM Praises Joint Army Brigade Proposal with Bulgaria, Romania
    Apr23

    Ukraine Deputy PM Praises Joint Army Brigade Proposal with Bulgaria, Romania

    Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko has said the idea to set up a joint army brigade with Bulgarian and Romanian forces sa “very timely and right.” In an interview with the Bulgarian National Radio, he has called Bulgaria “a reliable partner”. “Bulgaria has already gone down the road of reform where Ukraine...

    Panama raids Mossack Fonseca property, seizes shredded papers
    Apr23

    Panama raids Mossack Fonseca property, seizes shredded papers

    Panamanian investigators on Friday raided a property used by Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the center of a massive leak of offshore financial data, removing bags full of shredded documents as evidence, a local prosecutor said.We have secured a large amount of evidence found in the location, said organized crime investigator Javier Caraballo.He...

    Obama says Queen Elizabeth II ‘one of my favourite people’, ends UK visit
    Apr23

    Obama says Queen Elizabeth II ‘one of my favourite people’, ends UK visit

    Obama praised the Queen, saying “She is truly one of my favorite people … an astonishing person.” President Barack Obama plunged into a whirlwind of royal socializing Friday that began over a birthday lunch with Queen Elizabeth II and ended at a dinner hosted by the trio of young royals who represent the future of the British monarchy. Obama,...

    Bulgaria’s Socialists Strike Cooperation Deal with Russian Opposition
    Apr23

    Bulgaria’s Socialists Strike Cooperation Deal with Russian Opposition

    Bulgaria’s biggest opposition party BSP on Friday signed an agreement to cooperate with A Just Russia (Spravedlivaya Rossiya), a left-wing party. Mihail Mikov, the head of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) is on a visit to Moscow with a party delegation earlier this week and is attending Spravedlivaya Rossiya’s April 22-23 congress....