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    Ukrainian chief prosecutor back at work despite resignation over graft allegations
    Mar16

    Ukrainian chief prosecutor back at work despite resignation over graft allegations

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s top state prosecutor resumed his duties on Wednesday despite having formally resigned a month ago, prolonging the tenure of an official seen by the United States as an obstacle to tackling corruption. …read more Source:...

    Meat Imports Increased
    Mar16

    Meat Imports Increased

    Baku / 16.03.16 / Turan: In 2015, imports of beef, lamb, pork and goat meat in Azerbaijan increased by 14.3%. At the same time the import of this product line in terms of value grew by only 12.9%, according to the State Customs Committee. Imported meat is issued at a price of $ 2.10 per 1 kg, which is $ 0.03 more than in 2014. In 2015, 2,647.6...

    Poroshenko: Russia is Number One Threat to Ukraine
    Mar16

    Poroshenko: Russia is Number One Threat to Ukraine

    16 de marzo de 2016, 09:32Kiev, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko promulgated on wednesday the new national security and defense doctrine, in which Russia is defined as the main threat to the country. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Ukrainian chief prosecutor back at work despite resignation over graft allegations
    Mar16

    Ukrainian chief prosecutor back at work despite resignation over graft allegations

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s top state prosecutor resumed his duties on Wednesday despite having formally resigned a month ago, prolonging the tenure of an official seen by the United States as an obstacle to tackling corruption. …read more Source: The...

    Amid Russian Aggression, Poland To Replace Old Soviet-Built Fighting Vehicles In $21 Billion Upgrade
    Mar16

    Amid Russian Aggression, Poland To Replace Old Soviet-Built Fighting Vehicles In $21 Billion Upgrade

    The Polish military will spend up to $21 billion to replace its Soviet-era infantry fighting vehicles, according to the European country’s deputy defense minister. The eagerness to replace the vehicles comes amid efforts by Warsaw to become less reliant on Soviet and Russian designed military hardware amid Moscow’s two-year-long...

    Ukraine risks polio spreading as it delays licensing new vaccine
    Mar16

    Ukraine risks polio spreading as it delays licensing new vaccine

    World Health Organisation warns failure to replace old polio vaccine when it is destroyed next month will lead to uninoculated children spreading virusUkraine could be a month away from becoming the only country in the world without protection from polio because of delays in licensing a new vaccine, according to the World Health Organisation...

    Idea Bank signs deal to sell GetBack for PLN 825 mln
    Mar16

    Idea Bank signs deal to sell GetBack for PLN 825 mln

    Getin, a subsidiary of Idea Bank, has signed a conditional deal with Emest Investment to sell debt collector Getback for PLN 825 million, Idea said. The finalization of the agreement is contingent on several conditions, including the approval of Polish and Ukraine anti-monopoly watchdogs. GetBack is a debt collection company established in 2012....

    Fleeing Eastern Ukraine: Europe’s Jewish Exodus (Part 2)
    Mar16

    Fleeing Eastern Ukraine: Europe’s Jewish Exodus (Part 2)

    In the wake of recent terror attacks in Europe several of which targeted Jewish institutions some politicians and religious leaders have predicted an exodus of Jewish people from the continent. In some ways, the numbers stack up. Last year, a record 8,000 Jews arrived in Israel from France with another 15,000 coming from Eastern Europe.But some...

    Rebrov: Kiev proved worthy of knockout spot
    Mar16

    Rebrov: Kiev proved worthy of knockout spot

    Rebrov was proud of Dynamo Kiev Dynamo Kiev proved worthy of their place in the Champions League knockout stages, despite suffering a last-16 exit at the hands of Manchester City on Tuesday, according to coach Sergiy Rebrov. Kiev suffered a 3-1 defeat in the first-leg in Ukraine and a goalless draw at the Etihad Stadium signalled the end of their...

    English Canada: Journey To The Back Of The Bus
    Mar16

    English Canada: Journey To The Back Of The Bus

    Canada is a nation founded upon journeys. From the arrival of our earliest migrants, to the construction of our trans-national railway, to those who boarded the rail lines to settle our western provinces, ours is a nation founded by travellers from distant lands. Canada’s past is filled with colourful stories of journeymen and women— early...