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    EU ‘plays short-sighted sanctions game’ instead of fighting terrorism together: Moscow
    Dec22

    EU ‘plays short-sighted sanctions game’ instead of fighting terrorism together: Moscow

    The European Union should join Russia in its battle against international terrorism instead of imposing “illogical” and “ineffective” sanctions, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in response to the six-month prolongation of restrictive measures by the EU. “Instead of building constructive cooperation in countering the key challenges of our...

    Ukraine offers resumption of direct air communication between Kyiv and Dushanbe
    Dec22

    Ukraine offers resumption of direct air communication between Kyiv and Dushanbe

    DUSHANBE, December 22, 2015, Asia-Plus – “It would be very important to solve the issue of resumption of the direct air communication between Tajikistan and Ukraine in 2016,” Ukrainian Ambassador to Tajikistan Victor Nikityuk told reporters in Dushanbe on December 22, noting that the Ukrainian side is ready to consider the issue. The air...

    Makei, Sajdik discuss Belarus’ efforts to facilitate Ukraine contact group’s work
    Dec22

    Makei, Sajdik discuss Belarus’ efforts to facilitate Ukraine contact group’s work

    The parties discussed the work of the contact group and its working groups on resolving the crisis in Ukraine, and also matters of Belarus’ further participation in the organization of the group’s work. …read more Source:...

    Belavia launches fourth daily flight Minsk-Kiev
    Dec22

    Belavia launches fourth daily flight Minsk-Kiev

    The flight will depart from Minsk at 13h30 and from Kiev at 14h20 local time. The journey time is one hour. …read more Source:...

    Calls like “give us time to work” makes no sense
    Dec22

    Calls like “give us time to work” makes no sense

    Recently, the Minister of Education and Science, Armen Ashotyan, called on the mass media not to criticize him for two years to be able to carry out the necessary reforms and demand the results only two years later. I hope that the Minister just joked, but we cannot say that it is not a mentality typical to the authorities, “give me a “carte...

    Accord Calls for First Global Conference on Peace
    Dec22

    Accord Calls for First Global Conference on Peace

    Vasu Gounden, ACCORD’s Chief, addresses high level expert group on peace through climate change solutions.By Vasu GoundenDURBAN, Dec 22 2015 (IPS)On 21 November 2015, during ACCORD’s 2015 Africa Peace Award celebration, I made a call for the United Nations to convene the first ever UN Global Conference on Peace.The call was made...

    UKRAINE OPEN FOR AUSTRALIA
    Dec22

    UKRAINE OPEN FOR AUSTRALIA

    Bogdan Rudnytski interviewed Gennadiy Kravets. Mr Kravets is one of the organisers from Ukraine of OzUke 2015 – the Ukraine/Australia bilateral relations forum. Gennadiy Kravets is the owner and director of Etalon Studio International Projects and…(Богдан Рудницький веде розмову із паном Геннадієм Кравцем. Пан Кравець – один з...

    Europe extends sanctions against Russia
    Dec22

    Europe extends sanctions against Russia

    In spite of sharp controversy among member states in regards to future relations with Moscow, the European Union decided on 21 December to extend sanctions adopted against Russia in response to the aggression in Ukraine for six additional months. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Portsmouth Football Club Honours Bulgaria’s Svetoslav Todorov
    Dec22

    Portsmouth Football Club Honours Bulgaria’s Svetoslav Todorov

    English football team Portsmouth honoured retired Bulgarian striker Svetoslav Todorov by admitting him to the club’s hall of fame. The Bulgarian was one of four players to be admitted to the club’s hall of fame together with Noel Blake, Dave Kemp and Billy Haines, who was honoured posthumously. Todorov is best remembered for scoring...

    Ukraine to Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst: Keep rollin’ on – you’re banned
    Dec22

    Ukraine to Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst: Keep rollin’ on – you’re banned

    Ukrainian security services have reportedly imposed a five-year ban on the nu-metal singerFred Durst, the singer in the nu-metal band Limp Bizkit, has been banned from entering Ukraine for five years by the country’s security service, according to reports. The Ukrainian publication Astropof reported that the ban had been imposed in...