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    UN Security Council meeting sought over NKorea missile test
    Feb13

    UN Security Council meeting sought over NKorea missile test

    A man watches a TV news program showing photos published in North Korea’s Rodong Sinmun newspaper of North Korea’s “Pukguksong-2” missile launch at Seoul Railway station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. Photo: AP PYONGYANG: The United States, Japan and South Korea have requested urgent diplomatic talks at the United...

    UN Security Council meeting sought over NKorea missile test
    Feb13

    UN Security Council meeting sought over NKorea missile test

    A man watches a TV news program showing photos published in North Korea’s Rodong Sinmun newspaper of North Korea’s “Pukguksong-2” missile launch at Seoul Railway station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. Photo: AP PYONGYANG: The United States, Japan and South Korea have requested urgent diplomatic talks at the United...

    Beeline extends "Trustee Payment" action till December 31, 2017
    Feb13

    Beeline extends "Trustee Payment" action till December 31, 2017

    ArmInfo. In Armenia, Beeline announced the extension of “Confidence Payment” service action till December 31, 2017, where the amount of provided sum will be from 300 to 9000 AMD. As the company’s press-service told ArmInfo, the action is available for prepaid mobile payment system Beeline subscribers. “Beeline offer only...

    Russia orders hunger-strike prisoner to pay medical bills
    Feb13

    Russia orders hunger-strike prisoner to pay medical bills

    Russia has ordered a prisoner to pay his medical costs after he went on hunger strike over jail conditions, his lawyer said Monday, a move that could curb protests against poor treatment of convicts. The prison service is forcing Andrei Krekov, 36, a lawyer from the northwestern Arkhangelsk region, to cover costs of some 50,000 rubles ($870)...

    Out of time: no Ukraine treaty vote before the election
    Feb13

    Out of time: no Ukraine treaty vote before the election

    The Dutch parliament will not take a decision about whether or not to ratify the EU’s treaty with Ukraine before… …read more Source:...

    European Parliament Set To Pave Way For Visa-Free Travel For Georgians, Ukrainians
    Feb13

    European Parliament Set To Pave Way For Visa-Free Travel For Georgians, Ukrainians

    The European Parliament is set to endorse new rules governing the suspension of visa-free regimes with countries outside the European Union, a key step toward visa-free travel for Georgians and Ukrainians to the Schengen zone. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The US and Russia—What’s the Big Deal?
    Feb13

    The US and Russia—What’s the Big Deal?

    This article is the third of three essays on U.S.-Russian relations in the transition to a new U.S. administration. The second is here.The new Trump Administration can be expected to conduct a thorough review of the country’s foreign and security policies. It would do well to avoid the temptation (one to which the incoming Obama...

    Is President Trump Headed for a War With China?
    Feb13

    Is President Trump Headed for a War With China?

    Forget those “bad hombres down there” in Mexico that U.S. troops might take out. Ignore the way National Security Adviser Michael Flynn put Iran “on notice” and the new president insisted, that, when it comes to that country, “nothing is off the table.” Instead, focus for a moment on something truly scary: the possibility that Donald...

    White House official refuses to say if Donald Trump supports Michael Flynn
    Feb13

    White House official refuses to say if Donald Trump supports Michael Flynn

    Stephen Miller says ‘it’s not for me to tell’ whether Trump supports national security adviser, who reportedly spoke with Russia about sanctions reliefA senior White House official has refused to say if Donald Trump supports his national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who reportedly spoke with Russia’s ambassador about...

    ‘Very High-Level’ Belarusian Authorities Reversed Ban On Ukrainian Author
    Feb13

    ‘Very High-Level’ Belarusian Authorities Reversed Ban On Ukrainian Author

    A Belarusian official says an order requiring Ukrainian author Serhiy Zhadan to leave the country and barring him from entry was rescinded after high-level officials intervened. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...