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    Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions imposed over Ukraine for one more year
    Mar03

    Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions imposed over Ukraine for one more year

    WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM – US President Barack Obama has extended sanctions imposed on Russia over developments in Ukraine for one more year, the White House said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions imposed over Ukraine for one more year
    Mar03

    Obama extends anti-Russian sanctions imposed over Ukraine for one more year

    US President Barack Obama has extended sanctions imposed on Russia over developments in Ukraine for one more year, the White House said on Wednesday, TASS reports. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Latvian MFA: Ukraine must persist with reforms
    Mar03

    Latvian MFA: Ukraine must persist with reforms

    The international community must continue to call upon Ukraine’s political elite to persist in the reform process, which is already underway despite the internal challenges, Zanda Kalnina-Lukasevica (Unity), the Latvian Foreign Ministry’s Parliamentary Secretary, said during the meeting with a delegation from the Romanian parliament,...

    Bulgaria Marks Anniversary Since Liberation of Ottoman Rule
    Mar03

    Bulgaria Marks Anniversary Since Liberation of Ottoman Rule

    Bulgaria marks on March 03 its National Holiday, the anniversary of its liberation from Ottoman rule. 138 years ago, in a tiny town near Istanbul named San Stefano, a peace treaty was signed bringing Bulgaria back to the political map. The treaty was a result of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-1878, known in Bulgaria as the Liberation War. Russia...

    The Liberation of Bulgaria and the role of media
    Mar03

    The Liberation of Bulgaria and the role of media

    The Russo-Turkish War of 1877-1878 was different from other military clashes of the two empires. Regardless of Russia’s strategic goals, the war was declared as a war in protection of Christianity. „All of our loyal citizens are aware of the empathy with which we have always treated the fate of the oppressed Christian population of Turkey....

    Gulag Archipelago by Vladimir Putin
    Mar03

    Gulag Archipelago by Vladimir Putin

    KUCHINO, Russia — Secrets were forbidden in camp Perm-36. Guards searched everywhere for them, even in prisoners’ eyes, ears and teeth. Ukrainian poet Vasyl Stus, imprisoned in the Soviet Gulag system for almost half his life, managed to keep his scribbled on pieces of paper and hidden in the crevices of his cell. They were later smuggled...

    Ukraine Bans Public Servants from Criticizing Government
    Mar03

    Ukraine Bans Public Servants from Criticizing Government

    A new decree sets out a new “loyalty” rule for public workers, …read more Source:...

    Russian Prosecutors Seek 23-Year Prison Term for Ukrainian Pilot
    Mar03

    Russian Prosecutors Seek 23-Year Prison Term for Ukrainian Pilot

    Nadiya V. Savchenko, a helicopter pilot charged in connection with the deaths of two Russian journalists, has become a symbol in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: The New York...

    North Korea fires several missiles into the sea, hours after being hit with further UN sanctions
    Mar03

    North Korea fires several missiles into the sea, hours after being hit with further UN sanctions

    REUTERS/KCNASEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s Defense Ministry says North Korea has fired several short-range projectiles into the sea just hours after the United Nations slapped sanctions on Pyongyang for its recent nuclear test and long-range rocket launch. The North’s launches also come shortly after Seoul approved its...

    NATO commander: Russia and Syria are using migration as a weapon
    Mar03

    NATO commander: Russia and Syria are using migration as a weapon

    Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty ImagesA top United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) commander said Tuesday that Russia and Syria are using migration as a tool to destabilize their European neighbors, and warned of “resurgent and aggressive” Russian behavior in the region. US Air Force Gen. Philip Breedlove, Commander of the US European...