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    Exhibition dedicated to 400th anniversary of Armenian book printing in Ukraine opened in Kiev
    Mar23

    Exhibition dedicated to 400th anniversary of Armenian book printing in Ukraine opened in Kiev

    Events dedicated to 400th anniversary of Armenian book printing in Ukraine started on March 3. …read more Source:...

    A World War Has Begun; Break the Silence
    Mar23

    A World War Has Begun; Break the Silence

    By John Pilger I have been filming in the Marshall Islands, which lie north of Australia, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Whenever I tell people where I have been, they ask, “Where is that?” If I offer a clue by referring to “Bikini”, they say, “You mean the swimsuit.” Few seem aware that the bikini swimsuit was named to celebrate the nuclear...

    What the anti-Brexit camp feared most: a terrorist attack
    Mar23

    What the anti-Brexit camp feared most: a terrorist attack

    LONDON — When Theresa May updated the House of Commons on Wednesday on Britain’s response to the horrific events in Brussels, there was little mention of the European Union referendum. A question that invited the British home secretary to beat the drum for British membership was politely brushed aside. It was, most people seemed to agree,...

    Putin’s Balance of Power Strategy in Syria
    Mar23

    Putin’s Balance of Power Strategy in Syria

    With the Syrian cease fire tenuously holding, and UN-brokered negotiations underway in Geneva, President Putin’s surprise partial withdrawal of forces makes it clear that the Russian establishment has not forgotten the lessons of the Afghanistan quagmire. After almost six months of heavy bombardment, the rebels are weakened and government...

    Foreign Ministry: Savchenko trial contravention of Russia’s intl obligations
    Mar23

    Foreign Ministry: Savchenko trial contravention of Russia’s intl obligations

    Slovenia’s Foreign Ministry has received with concern the sentencing of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko to 22 years in prison, underscoring that the trial in Russia contravened the country’s international obligations and the right to a fair trial. …read more Source:...

    John Kerry says Russian court delivered unfair verdict in Ukraine pilot trial
    Mar23

    John Kerry says Russian court delivered unfair verdict in Ukraine pilot trial

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Moscow discuss the crisis situations in Ukraine and Syria with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the Kremlin. They are also likely to discuss Tuesday’s attacks in Brussels, which Secretary Kerry called an assault against the Belgian people and against the very...

    Putin’s Balance of Power Strategy in Syria
    Mar23

    Putin’s Balance of Power Strategy in Syria

    With the Syrian cease fire tenuously holding, and UN-brokered negotiations underway in Geneva, President Putin’s surprise partial withdrawal of forces makes it clear that the Russian establishment has not forgotten the lessons of the Afghanistan quagmire. After almost six months of heavy bombardment, the rebels are weakened and government...

    ‘Kill the Jews’ painted on Ukrainian synagogue
    Mar23

    ‘Kill the Jews’ painted on Ukrainian synagogue

    (JTA) — Vandals wrote “kill the Jews” on a synagogue in the central Ukrainian city of Cherkasy. In a separate incident, unidentified persons torched a wreath that an Israeli cabinet minister had placed for Holocaust victims in Kiev. The incident involving a synagogue was discovered on Wednesday in Cherkasy , Eduard Dolinsky, the director of the...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal
    Mar23

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal

    Russia accused Ukraine of dragging its feet on implementing last year’s ceasefire agreement as Moscow sought to press its point in a new round of high-level diplomacy. Fighting in Ukraine’s industrial heartland has killed over 9,100 people and left large swaths of land under rebel control. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Poroshenko says new Ukrainian government must be formed next week
    Mar23

    Poroshenko says new Ukrainian government must be formed next week

    Poroshenko attempted to resolve the political strains by asking Yatsenyuk to step down on February 16 …read more Source: Gulf...