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    Russia launches first rocket from new cosmodrome in far eastern region
    Apr28

    Russia launches first rocket from new cosmodrome in far eastern region

    VOSTOCHNY // Russia launched the first rocket from its new Vostochny cosmodrome on Thursday, with president Vladimir Putin hailing the event after dressing down officials over a delay caused by a technical glitch.The launch is a major milestone for Russia’s beleaguered space sector, with the new spaceport in the far east of the country...

    Kazakh-Ukrainian duo sneaked into Kunming Open final
    Apr28

    Kazakh-Ukrainian duo sneaked into Kunming Open final

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani tennis player Aleksandr Nedovyesov and his men’s doubles partner Denys Molchanov from Ukraine advanced to the final of the ATP’s Kunming Open in Anning, China with the prize fund of $100,000. …read more Source:...

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine – Poroshenko
    Apr28

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine – Poroshenko

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko had been allowed back to Ukraine, after Russian border guards had prevented her from crossing the border last night, saying she was under investigation. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine: Poroshenko
    Apr28

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine: Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko had been allowed back to Ukraine, after Russian border guards had prevented her from crossing the border last night, saying she was under investigation. …read more Source:...

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine – Poroshenko
    Apr28

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine – Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko had been allowed back to Ukraine, after Russian border guards had prevented her from crossing the border last night, saying she was under investigation. …read more Source: The...

    France urged not to renew Russia sanctions
    Apr28

    France urged not to renew Russia sanctions

    The French parliament on Thursday adopted a resolution urging the government not to back the extension of sanctions against Russia over the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Donald Trump and the GOP Tradition of Foreign-Policy Incoherence
    Apr28

    Donald Trump and the GOP Tradition of Foreign-Policy Incoherence

    Trump arrives for his foreign-policy speech at the Mayflower Hotel. Kevin Lamarque / ReutersMaking fun of the foreign-policy speech Donald Trump gave yesterday is easy. He said, “‘America First’ will be the major and overriding theme of my administration,” thus borrowing the slogan of those Americans who opposed America’s entry in...

    Activity of Union of Armenians of Ukraine to be presented in European Parliament
    Apr28

    Activity of Union of Armenians of Ukraine to be presented in European Parliament

    Union of Armenians of Ukraine NGO will present the activity, achievements and issues of the Armenian community in the upcoming Diasporas international conference in the European Parliament. …read more Source:...

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine: Poroshenko
    Apr28

    Russia lets sister of jailed pilot Savchenko return to Ukraine: Poroshenko

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko had been allowed back to Ukraine, after Russian border guards had prevented her from crossing the border last night, saying she was under investigation …read more Source: The Daily...

    4 Reasons It Would Be Dangerous To Ban Russian Rocket Engines
    Apr28

    4 Reasons It Would Be Dangerous To Ban Russian Rocket Engines

    Loren B. Thompson, Constance Baroudos Security, Yes, we need to get rid of Russian engines, but banning them right away makes no sense. After Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine in 2014, everybody in Washington agreed it was time to stop relying on Russian rocket engines for getting U.S. military satellites into orbit. So it’s no surprise that...