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    [Ticker] Dutch referendum on EU-Ukraine treaty in April 2016
    Oct29

    [Ticker] Dutch referendum on EU-Ukraine treaty in April 2016

    A Dutch government committee announced on Thursday that the citizen-enforced referendum on the EU-Ukraine association agreement will take place on Wednesday, 6 April 2016. The Dutch will be asked: ‘Are you in favour or against the law that approves the Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine?’ …read more...

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels swap 20 prisoners
    Oct29

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels swap 20 prisoners

    Ukrainian armed forces and pro-Russian insurgents on Thursday exchanged 20 prisoners in a goodwill gesture designed to get peace talks aimed at ending the 18-month crisis back on track. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Head of Ukranian library held in Russia
    Oct29

    Head of Ukranian library held in Russia

    The director of a Moscow library was detained after investigators uncovered printed material containing “anti-Russian propaganda”. ||| Moscow – Russian investigators said on Thursday they had detained the director of a Moscow library specialising in Ukrainian literature and opened a criminal case to establish whether she was guilty of...

    Beeline reduces tariffs for Russia calls within “Zangarat” and “Zangarat 5″ packages
    Oct29

    Beeline reduces tariffs for Russia calls within “Zangarat” and “Zangarat 5″ packages

    Beeline announces considerable reduction of tariffs for Russia calls within “Zangarat” and “Zangarat 5″ packages. From now on, you can call to Russia Beeline network at AMD25 instead of AMD35. As the company’s press service reports, “Zangarat 5″ tariff package allows subscribers to make calls outside of...

    The Guardian film show extra podcast: Sex change controversy, 1D or 007 and Emperor Palpatine takes back power
    Oct29

    The Guardian film show extra podcast: Sex change controversy, 1D or 007 and Emperor Palpatine takes back power

    The Guardian’s daily film news podcast. Now showing… Tomboy thriller causes controversy, a younger – tuneful – James Bond and the shock election bringing Emperor Palpatine back into power … …read more Source: The...

    Women’s acquittal in topless protest at Notre Dame is upheld
    Oct29

    Women’s acquittal in topless protest at Notre Dame is upheld

    The acquittal of eight women from the activist group Femen over a topless protest they held in Paris’s Notre Dame cathedral two years ago was upheld by a French court of appeals on Thursday. The feminist activists mixed with hordes of queuing visitors to enter the 12th century church unspotted in 2013 – one day after Pope Benedict resigned...

    Why the Legacy of Tibet’s Cold War Freedom Fighters Still Matters
    Oct29

    Why the Legacy of Tibet’s Cold War Freedom Fighters Still Matters

    DHARAMSHALA, India—When Sonam Dorjee was a Buddhist monk at the Debung Monastery in the Tibetan capital of Lhasa, he would not kill an insect. After all, that annoying fly buzzing in your ear could be the reincarnation of a beloved family member. But when Chinese soldiers opened fire on the Tibetan refugees with whom Dorjee was fleeing across the...

    Ukraine referendum set for April 6, Dutch nationals only can vote
    Oct29

    Ukraine referendum set for April 6, Dutch nationals only can vote

    The Netherlands will hold an advisory referendum on a key treaty between the European Union and Ukraine on April 6,… …read more Source:...

    Turkmenistan ready to up fuel supplies to Ukraine
    Oct29

    Turkmenistan ready to up fuel supplies to Ukraine

    Turkmenistan is ready to increase supplies of the domestic fuel and energy sector products to Ukraine, implement joint cooperation projects in this area, the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov said after talks with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko Oct.29, said the message of the government. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian, Turkmen Leaders Vow Increased Ties
    Oct29

    Ukrainian, Turkmen Leaders Vow Increased Ties

    Visiting Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his Turkmen counterpart Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov have vowed to boost bilateral cooperation in various sectors, including energy ties. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...