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    Russia seeks 23 years jail for Ukraine pilot
    Mar02

    Russia seeks 23 years jail for Ukraine pilot

    Russia’s state prosecutor on Wednesday demanded a 23-year prison sentence for Ukrainian pilot and lawmaker Nadiya Savchenko accused of killing two Russian journalists in war-torn Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    In search of a legacy, Egypt’s leader buys arms
    Mar02

    In search of a legacy, Egypt’s leader buys arms

    EconomyAbdallah HendawyEgypt appears to be finalizing a deal to buy 46 MiG-29 multirole fighters, worth $US 2 billion, according to Russian media reports.The nation’s recent shopping spree for arms is unprecedented, including billion-dollar deals for the purchase of fighter jets, helicopter carriers, multi-role warships, and high-tech...

    EU Diplomats Agree To Extend Sanctions On Yanukovych, Associates
    Mar02

    EU Diplomats Agree To Extend Sanctions On Yanukovych, Associates

    European Union ambassadors have decided to extend an asset freeze against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and 15 of his close associates for at least one additional year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Health Minister, Ukrainian Ambassador eye cooperation in health sector
    Mar02

    Health Minister, Ukrainian Ambassador eye cooperation in health sector

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    OSCE monitoring reveals no violation of ceasefire regime
    Mar02

    OSCE monitoring reveals no violation of ceasefire regime

    On March 2, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan in the Askeran direction. From the positions of the NKR Defense Army, the monitoring was conducted by...

    Russian Opposition Leader Vows to Return Crimea to Ukraine
    Mar02

    Russian Opposition Leader Vows to Return Crimea to Ukraine

    Russian opposition leader Mikhail Kasyanov has said he is ready to reverse the “illegal” annexation of Crimea and return its control to Ukraine, Radio Free Europe reports. Kasyanov leads the Parnas party, one of the major liberal groups in Russian politics. Having served as prime minister until 2004 and minister of finance before that, he is one...

    Pet Tech offers to keep animals safe, healthy and connected
    Mar02

    Pet Tech offers to keep animals safe, healthy and connected

    In this photo taken Feb. 24, 2016, Russell Gipson Shearer displays on his phone how the Whistle pet tracker follows his dog Rocket in San Francisco. In Silicon Valley and beyond, a growing number of “pet-tech” startups are selling devices to keep pets safe, healthy, entertained and connected when their owners are away. (AP/Eric...

    German Open: Kidambi Srikanth, P Kashyap reach second round
    Mar02

    German Open: Kidambi Srikanth, P Kashyap reach second round

    Top Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap crossed the opening hurdle to reach the second round of men’s singles competition at the $120,000 German Grand Prix Gold. Srikanth, who clinched the Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold at Lucknow in January this year, saw off Japan’s Takuma Ueda 12-21 21-18 21-11 in a hard-fought...

    ‘Kleptocracy tours’ expose state failure to stop dirty money buying up London
    Mar02

    ‘Kleptocracy tours’ expose state failure to stop dirty money buying up London

    Why we started running trips to homes of the mega-rich that shed light on the offshore deals pushing up house prices Curious sightseers have been flocking for tickets on a “kleptocracy tour” of London after a recent spate of publicity, hoping for a glimpse into the murky world of Russian oligarchs in the capital. But providing an insight into the...

    We pay tribute to doctors, paramedics and Samaritans who died for freedom
    Mar02

    We pay tribute to doctors, paramedics and Samaritans who died for freedom

    On March 2 the Bulgarian Red Cross organizes a tribute ceremony at the Doctor’s monument in Sofia in relation to the 138th anniversary of the Liberation of Bulgaria from Ottoman rule. The organization has invited to join the event the ambassadors of Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Romania, Finland, state leaders, representatives of...