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    Ukrainians transform famed Lenin statue into Darth Vader
    Oct23

    Ukrainians transform famed Lenin statue into Darth Vader

    ODESSA, Ukraine: Just in time for the release of the latest “Star Wars” blockbuster, Ukrainians have transformed a statue of Lenin into one of Darth Vader, an oddly prominent figure in local politics. …read more Source: New Straits...

    MH17: Russian ‘spies’ accused of trying to hack inquiry
    Oct23

    MH17: Russian ‘spies’ accused of trying to hack inquiry

    THE HAGUE: Russian spies likely tried to hack into the Dutch Safety Board’s computer systems to access a sensitive final report into the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine, experts said Friday. The cyberattacks were revealed by security experts Trend Micro which blamed a shadowy group dubbed Operation Pawn Storm, “an active economic...

    Valery Karbalevich: Everybody remembers that “the Crimea story” started from Russian military base on peninsula
    Oct23

    Valery Karbalevich: Everybody remembers that “the Crimea story” started from Russian military base on peninsula

    During the recent presidential elections, Alexander Lukashenko received a quite high vote of confidence – 83.5%. Some of your colleagues with opposition views think the serious unrest and domestic instability in neighboring Ukraine played a significant role here. Indeed, the Ukrainian crisis has frightened the Belarusian society and the demand...

    Long-Awaited Housewarming in Borderline Village of Movses with support of VivaCell-MTS and The Fuller Center for Housing Armenia
    Oct23

    Long-Awaited Housewarming in Borderline Village of Movses with support of VivaCell-MTS and The Fuller Center for Housing Armenia

    In Movses village of Tavush region locked doors and bullet dents are at every step. Deeply connected to their homeland, the villagers, however, continue to live, work and create under shootings. The press office of VivaCell-MTS has told ArmInfo that the Avalyans are among the old residents of the village. Their house was destroyed by the...

    BUY BUY BUY: All 14 Wall Street Google analysts we know of are bullish on the stock (GOOG, GOOGL)
    Oct23

    BUY BUY BUY: All 14 Wall Street Google analysts we know of are bullish on the stock (GOOG, GOOGL)

    Alphabet reported a massive quarter on Thursday, with $18.7 billion in gross revenue and earnings of $7.35 per share. That earnings number beat analysts’ expectations for $7.21 per share. The company also announced that it will undertake a monster $5 billion stock buyback starting in the fourth quarter. And all of that sent shares up...

    Merkel urges Kyiv to press on with painful reforms
    Oct23

    Merkel urges Kyiv to press on with painful reforms

    Merkel says Ukraine is already on ‘this courageous road’, and that she is aware of ‘how difficult it is’ to pass much-needed reforms …read more Source: World...

    The breath-taking arrogance of Liz Sandals, and other reasons to fear for humanity
    Oct23

    The breath-taking arrogance of Liz Sandals, and other reasons to fear for humanity

    1. Ontario shrugs off $2.5 million pizza bill THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young Education Minister Liz Sandals Liz Sandals says she didn’t ask for receipts or any other proof of payment before agreeing to pay the teachers unions $2.5 million for their bargaining costs. The Ontario education minister just paid what they wanted. “We know what...

    I wanted to believe in Jeremy Corbyn. But I can’t believe in Seumas Milne
    Oct23

    I wanted to believe in Jeremy Corbyn. But I can’t believe in Seumas Milne

    The Labour leader’s appointment of Seumas Milne is a disaster, argues Oliver Bullough. I wish Jeremy Corbyn well, I really do. I sincerely hope he shunts important issues – renationalisation, fairness, tax justice – onto the political mainline where they belong. I was even thinking of getting involved with his revitalised Labour Party. But...

    Merkel Says EU Agreement With Ukraine Not Aimed Against Russia
    Oct23

    Merkel Says EU Agreement With Ukraine Not Aimed Against Russia

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said a European Union free trade agreement with Ukraine is not directed against Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chelsea players are fed-up and bored with Mourinho’s antics, says Man United legend.
    Oct23

    Chelsea players are fed-up and bored with Mourinho’s antics, says Man United legend.

    Friday, October 23, 2015 – Manchester United icon Roy Keane has claimed that Jose Mourinho’s antics are not helping Chelsea.The Portuguese tactician has been on a war path with officials who he claim are afraid to call decisions in favor of his side.His latest target is Damor Skomina, who presided over the Blues’ 0-0 Champions...