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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukrainian soldier killed in attack near Donetsk airport
    Oct27

    Ukrainian soldier killed in attack near Donetsk airport

    Ukrainian soldier killed in attack near Donetsk airport in east, according to Ukrainian army …read more Source: World...

    Chewbacca detained for lack of ID while driving Darth Vader to Ukraine election
    Oct27

    Chewbacca detained for lack of ID while driving Darth Vader to Ukraine election

    The Star Wars character Chewbacca has been dragged before a court in Odessa, in perhaps the most surreal episode in local elections across Ukraine that have been both hotly contested and full of dirty tricks. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Seeking international protection in Belarus are mainly citizens of Ukraine, Syria, Afghanistan
    Oct27

    Seeking international protection in Belarus are mainly citizens of Ukraine, Syria, Afghanistan

    The UNHCR points to an increasing number of forced migrants. …read more Source:...

    Beeline holds training for Armenian round of Eurasia Mobile Challenge contest
    Oct27

    Beeline holds training for Armenian round of Eurasia Mobile Challenge contest

    Beeline Armenia has conducted a 1-day training for the Armenian round of Eurasia Mobile Challenge contest organized by VimpelCom. Eurasia Mobile Challenge is carried out within Make Your Mark global strategy and is aimed at supporting young people to realize their ideas using digital technologies. As the Company’s press-service reports, 120...

    Beeline and Foreign Correspondents’ Association awarded winners of tennis tournament among journalists
    Oct27

    Beeline and Foreign Correspondents’ Association awarded winners of tennis tournament among journalists

    Beeline and Foreign Correspondents’ Association awarded the winners of the tennis tournament among journalists. As the Company’s press- service reported 6 participants became winner of the tournament. Hakob Badalyan from Lragir.am was the first, Artur Sukiasyan (Kentron) the second and Aram Manukyan (Kentron) the third among males....

    Putin’s nemesis | Natalia Antelava
    Oct27

    Putin’s nemesis | Natalia Antelava

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, makes no secret of his hatred for the Kremlin. Now he has taken the fight to Ukraine – as the newly appointed governor of its most corrupt region. Can he survive long enough to make a difference?The governor was late. It was the end of a hot day in July, and 38 people, most of them women, sat...

    Ukraine and Russia sever ties in the skies, throwing travelers for a loop
    Oct27

    Ukraine and Russia sever ties in the skies, throwing travelers for a loop

    The halt of direct air travel between historically close-knit nations could stymie 680,000 passengers annually. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Former Secret Town Has Highest Number of Scientists per Square Kilometre
    Oct27

    Former Secret Town Has Highest Number of Scientists per Square Kilometre

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – For four decades, Kurchatov, a town in East Kazakhstan, was the secret centre of operations for the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site. Due to the surprisingly large number of scientists per square kilometre living there and engaged in peaceful research,...

    ‘Chewbacca’ Arrested at Polls on Election Day in Ukraine
    Oct27

    ‘Chewbacca’ Arrested at Polls on Election Day in Ukraine

    A man dressed as Chewbacca was arrested in Ukraine and fined the equivalent of $8 for violating campaign laws by supporting Darth Vader. …read more Source:...

    Rafael Nadal narrowly avoids another defeat to Lukas Rosol
    Oct27

    Rafael Nadal narrowly avoids another defeat to Lukas Rosol

    Third seed Rafael Nadal came within two points of defeat by old nemesis Lukas Rosol before sparking into life and reaching the second round of the Swiss Indoors tournament in Basel on Monday. Spaniard Nadal was in all sorts of trouble, trailing by a set and 5-4 and with 69th-ranked Rosol serving at 30-0, but his Czech opponent framed a basic...