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    News24.com | Fighting fake news on the front line
    Apr11

    News24.com | Fighting fake news on the front line

    Olga Yurkova, a Ukrainian journalist, has spent years fighting fake news on the front line. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijan’s presidential election held in line with democratic principles: observers from Ukraine
    Apr11

    Azerbaijan’s presidential election held in line with democratic principles: observers from Ukraine

    Presidential election in Azerbaijan was held in line with democratic principles and in full compliance with the current legislative procedures, Maksim Kuryachiy, head of the observation mission from the Parliament of Ukraine, said April 11 at a press conference in Baku. …read more Source:...

    In Kiev, borscht, Maidan and a side trip to Chernobyl
    Apr11

    In Kiev, borscht, Maidan and a side trip to Chernobyl

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s capital city, Kiev, has remained a vibrant, engaging place to visit despite years of political upheaval and economic turmoil.For travelers, its food and culture rival the best of Europe at a fraction… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Glavin: How the West continues to fail the people of Syria
    Apr11

    Glavin: How the West continues to fail the people of Syria

    “An individual, a group, a party, or a class that ‘objectively’ picks its nose while it watches men drunk with blood massacring defenceless people is condemned by history to rot and become worm-eaten while it is still alive.” When the young war correspondent Lev Davidovich Bronstein wrote those words in 1912, the individual he had in mind...

    Russian markets are crashing after Trump’s Syria tweets and sanctions
    Apr11

    Russian markets are crashing after Trump’s Syria tweets and sanctions

    The double blow of fresh U.S. sanctions and fiery Trump tweets have sent Russian financial markets into a spiral. Russian stocks and bonds plummeted further Wednesday, as fear gripped the minds of investors after President Trump warned Russia to “get ready” for “smart!” American missiles set to rain down on Syria. Speculation that more punitive...

    Ukraine rejects Russian gas transit offer
    Apr11

    Ukraine rejects Russian gas transit offer

    Ukraine on Wednesday rejected a natural gas transit proposal by Russian energy giant Gazprom as an unacceptable and unprofitable proposition for Kiev. Gazprom on Tuesday had said it could continue pumping reduced volumes of gas to western and central Europe through an existing Ukrainian trunk pipeline. The suggestion came after German Chancellor...

    New Thai Charges Filed Against Russian Sex Guru, Woman
    Apr11

    New Thai Charges Filed Against Russian Sex Guru, Woman

    Police in Thailand have filed new charges against a self-described Russian sex guru and a woman who claims to have evidence of Russian ties to President Donald Trump’s election campaign. The woman, Anastasia Vashukevich, also known as Nastya Rybka, has attracted widespread attention for claiming to have recordings of Russian oligarch Oleg...

    StopFake.org — Ukrainian site fights fake news on the front line
    Apr11

    StopFake.org — Ukrainian site fights fake news on the front line

    VANCOUVER – Olga Yurkova has spent years fighting fake news on the front line. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Beeline launches the service
    Apr11

    Beeline launches the service

    ArmInfo. Beeline for prepaid mobile subscribers starts the service “Control of costs”, which will allow checking their expenses via SMS. As the press service of the company informs, the service allows using the command 128# to receive an SMS message indicating the last 10 paid operations and, accordingly, the amount spent for this....

    Freedom House called Armenia a country slipping to authoritarianism
    Apr11

    Freedom House called Armenia a country slipping to authoritarianism

    ArmInfo.The human rights organization Freedom House has published another report, measuring the level of freedom in different countries of the world “Transition countries of 2018”, in which they called Armenia a country “moving in a negative direction” towards authoritarianism. Thus, according to the report, Armenia...