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    Canada’s Filion, Benfeito win silver, bronze in 10 metres at diving World Series
    Apr17

    Canada’s Filion, Benfeito win silver, bronze in 10 metres at diving World Series

    WINDSOR, Ont. — Roseline Filion of Laval, Que., and Montreal’s Meaghan Benfeito were on a diving World Series podium together for the first time in theirs careers on Saturday after taking silver and bronze respectively in the women’s 10-metre event. China’s Qian Ren took the gold medal with 445.25 points, Filion scored 378.85...

    Ukraine’s new government to revoke 178 bills from parliament
    Apr17

    Ukraine’s new government to revoke 178 bills from parliament

    KIEV. KAZINFORM – Ukraine’s new government will revoke 178 bills from parliament “for inventorying,” First Deputy Prime Minister, Economic Development and Trade Minister Stepan Kubiv said after a meeting of the Cabinet’s members with President Pyotr Poroshenko, TASS informs. …read more Source:...

    France to give Lebanon 100 mn euros to aid refugees: Hollande
    Apr16

    France to give Lebanon 100 mn euros to aid refugees: Hollande

    President of France Francois Hollande French President Francois Hollande announced in Beirut on Saturday 100 million euros in aid for Lebanon which is hosting more than one million refugees from war-torn Syria. “French assistance will be increased to USD 113 million in the next three years,” he said at a joint press conference in the Lebanese...

    Russia more dangerous than IS – Polish FM
    Apr16

    Russia more dangerous than IS – Polish FM

    Bratislava – Russia is more dangerous than the Islamic State group, Poland’s Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski told reporters Friday during a visit to Slovakia. “By all evidence, Russia’s activity is a sort of existential threat because this activity can destroy countries,” said Waszczykowski, who was speaking in a debate on the...

    EU Needs Britain to Resist Russian Aggression, UK’s Europe Minister Says
    Apr16

    EU Needs Britain to Resist Russian Aggression, UK’s Europe Minister Says

    A vote to leave the European Union in the British referendum would weaken the bloc’s efforts to maintain a determined front against Russian aggression, Britain’s Europe minister said on Saturday. NATO remained the main player in European security, David Lidington told the Globsec security conference in Bratislava, but the EU could...

    Notes Taken in the Notebook of one of the Pilots: Defense Ministry Releases Documents of Downed Azerbaijani Helicopter’s Crew
    Apr16

    Notes Taken in the Notebook of one of the Pilots: Defense Ministry Releases Documents of Downed Azerbaijani Helicopter’s Crew

    Avetik Muradyan, Chief of aviation department of RA armed forces, general-major, introduced documents of downed Azerbaijani MI-24G helicopter’s crew. Notes have been taken in the notebook of one of the pilots, made on March 31, “Black box is yellow. It’s written: the pilot should fly the helicopter from Kala airport of Baku to...

    Corruption In Ukraine: Drifting Offshore
    Apr16

    Corruption In Ukraine: Drifting Offshore

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is facing a crisis of confidence after his name appeared in the Panama Papers leak and the country’s prime minister, with whom he clashed, stepped down. Poroshenko rose to power on an anti-corruption platform following the 2014 Euromaidan revolution, but many of his supporters are disappointed in the...

    Ukraine Works To De-Mine Region As Some Refugees Return Home
    Apr16

    Ukraine Works To De-Mine Region As Some Refugees Return Home

    NPR’s Scott Simon speaks with reporter Jack Losh about the proliferation of landmines and unexploded ordinance in Ukraine that are killing and wounding soldiers and civilians. …read more Source:...

    New Ukraine finance minister wants wriggle room in IMF talks (Reuters)
    Apr16

    New Ukraine finance minister wants wriggle room in IMF talks (Reuters)

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine could ask the International Monetary Fund to revise the criteria under which it disburses loans to Kiev, the new finance minister, Oleksandr Danyliuk, said in a newspaper inte… …read more Source: The West...

    New Ukraine finance minister wants wriggle room in IMF talks
    Apr16

    New Ukraine finance minister wants wriggle room in IMF talks

    Ukraine could ask the International Monetary Fund to revise the criteria under which it disburses loans to Kiev, the new finance minister, Oleksandr Danyliuk, said in a newspaper interview published Saturday, without providing specifics …read more Source: The Daily...