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    Bulgaria Energy Min Denies ‘Plans to Circumvent Ukraine Gas Routes’
    Jan30

    Bulgaria Energy Min Denies ‘Plans to Circumvent Ukraine Gas Routes’

    The Balkan gas hub project put forward by Bulgaria is not aimed at going around Ukraine’s gas transportation network, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said on Saturday. “I dare say [our concept of Balkan[ is really suffessful and feasible, considering the advantage which Bulgaria has to realize such a project,” Petkova told...

    Terrorists planning to infiltrate Russia through Ukraine, Central Asia
    Jan30

    Terrorists planning to infiltrate Russia through Ukraine, Central Asia

    Terrorists are preparing to infiltrate Russia through Ukraine or Central Asia, according to the National Anti-Terror Committee. International terrorists are most likely planning to send militants to Russia through Ukraine, the first deputy head of the National Anti-Terror Committee said Friday, Sputnik reported. “Russian Special Services are...

    Canadian doctors help turn around injured Ukrainian boy’s life
    Jan30

    Canadian doctors help turn around injured Ukrainian boy’s life

    Mykola Nyzhn, 11, lost both legs and an arm in an explosion in Ukraine. His future looked bleak until a Canadian medical mission to Ukraine got word of his situation. Dr. Oleh Antonyshyn tells CTV’s W5 about Mykola’s long road to recovery. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Humanitarian Activist Missing In Ukraine’s Donetsk
    Jan30

    Humanitarian Activist Missing In Ukraine’s Donetsk

    Ukrainian humanitarian activist Maryna Cherenkova has reportedly been detained by separatist security forces in the eastern city of Donetsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Mixed company invests EUR 55 mln. in production and processing of mushrooms in Razgrad
    Jan30

    Mixed company invests EUR 55 mln. in production and processing of mushrooms in Razgrad

    A factory for the production and processing of Oyster mushrooms will be built up on the territory of Razgrad. The Bio-Agro Resource+ mixed company of Bulgarians, Russians and Ukrainians intend to invest some EUR 55 million The company points out that it will use technologies for the production and processing of organic mushrooms, grown on straw....

    New Ukrainian Draft Bill Seeks Extrajudicial Blocking for Websites Violating Copyright
    Jan30

    New Ukrainian Draft Bill Seeks Extrajudicial Blocking for Websites Violating Copyright

    Unlike the current notice and take down system that warns of violations before going to court, the new bill proposes to block websites violating copyright extrajudicially. Image edited by Tetyana Lokot. Ukraine’s parliament is considering a bill that would require hosting services and Internet service providers to block any website...

    In Ukraine’s universities, trading bribes for diplomas
    Jan30

    In Ukraine’s universities, trading bribes for diplomas

    KIEV, Ukraine — I hadn’t paid a bribe in my home country until it was time to defend my doctoral dissertation. I tucked $200 in page six of my manuscript before I handed it to my adviser. His department colleagues insisted on the illicit practice when I complained that my professor refused to touch my thesis for more than three weeks. The...

    Moldova’s pro-Western facade
    Jan30

    Moldova’s pro-Western facade

    On the night of January 20, protesters on the streets of Moldova’s capital Chișinău stormed the Parliament building amid widespread anger over the way President Nicolae Timofti appointed, and MPs hurriedly approved, his new government. Many Western media outlets have described these events as popular, Russian-backed protests against a...

    War in Syria: Russia’s ‘rustbucket’ military gives hi-tech shock to West and Israel
    Jan30

    War in Syria: Russia’s ‘rustbucket’ military gives hi-tech shock to West and Israel

    Their army’s equipment and strategy was “outmoded”; their air force’s bombs and missiles were “more dumb than smart”. For decades, this was Western military leaders’ view, steeped in condescension, of their Russian counterparts. What they have seen in Syria and Ukraine has come as a shock. …read...

    Terrorists Planning to Infiltrate Russia Through Ukraine, Central Asia
    Jan30

    Terrorists Planning to Infiltrate Russia Through Ukraine, Central Asia

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Terrorists are preparing to infiltrate Russia through Ukraine or Central Asia, according to the National Anti-Terror Committee. …read more Source: Fars News...