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    Coca-Cola, Jeans and Playboy Caused Moral Decline in Ukraine, Rebel Leader Says
    Jan25

    Coca-Cola, Jeans and Playboy Caused Moral Decline in Ukraine, Rebel Leader Says

    Coca-Cola, Mickey Mouse, jeans and Playboy are to blame for an apparent moral decline in east Ukraine, a leader of the pro-Russian separatists told propaganda channel News Front. Alexander Zakharchenko heads Donetsk People’s Republic, one of two self-declared republics in eastern Ukraine. Russian-backed rebels in Donetsk and Luhansk...

    Beijing backs Kiev’s initiative to transit cargos via Azerbaijan
    Jan25

    Beijing backs Kiev’s initiative to transit cargos via Azerbaijan

    China supports Ukraine’s proposal to create the Trans-Caspian transport route from China to Europe through Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan, bypassing Russia, in addition to existing transit routes. …read more Source:...

    Top Europe rights body sends team to Crimea
    Jan25

    Top Europe rights body sends team to Crimea

    STRASBOURG, France – Europe’s top human rights body has sent a delegation to Crimea to assess the situation in the strategic peninsula annexed by Russia from Ukraine in 2014, officials said Monday, January 25. The Council of Europe mission will look at several … …read more Source:...

    Council of Europe Human Rights Mission Going to Crimea on Jan 25
    Jan25

    Council of Europe Human Rights Mission Going to Crimea on Jan 25

    Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland has announced his decision to send a delegation to Crimea on Monday, January 25. …read more Source:...

    Eurovision 2016: Armenia to perform in first semi-final
    Jan25

    Eurovision 2016: Armenia to perform in first semi-final

    Armenia has been drawn to compete in the first semi-final of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, to be held in Stockholm, Sweden. The first semi-final will be held on Tuesday 10 May, ahead of the grand final on Saturday 14 May. Armenia will be one of eighteen countries in Semi Final 1 fighting for ten qualifying places in the grand final....

    Europe’s top rights body sends team to Crimea
    Jan25

    Europe’s top rights body sends team to Crimea

    ‘The mission will be conducted with full independence and will not deal with any issue related to the territorial status of Crimea,’ Council of Europe Secretary General says …read more Source: World...

    Ukrainians in Poland send PLN 20bn back home every year
    Jan25

    Ukrainians in Poland send PLN 20bn back home every year

    Around a million Ukrainians who live and work in Poland send some PLN 20 billion back home every year, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski has said. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    What the next president must do about Putin
    Jan25

    What the next president must do about Putin

    Madam/Mr. President-to-be-elected, you will enter office facing Vladimir Putin’s Russia as a potential geostrategic threat to the United States. You will need a strategy to counter and resist this threat, which is only growing. At the moment, Putin appears to be closer to prevailing in Syria and holding steady in Ukraine, Georgia and...

    Armenian Genocide 100th anniversary cross-stone unveiled in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Armenian Genocide 100th anniversary cross-stone unveiled in Ukraine

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Russian GDP fell 3.7 percent in 2015
    Jan25

    Russian GDP fell 3.7 percent in 2015

    Russia, whose economy has already been pushed into recession by low oil prices and Western sanctions over Ukraine, has been rocked by the fresh fall in oil prices and officials have come under increasing pressure to react …read more Source: World...