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    Ukraine rebels delay local elections until 2016 (AFP)
    Oct06

    Ukraine rebels delay local elections until 2016 (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine’s pro-Russian insurgents in the separatist provinces of Lugansk and Donetsk said in a joint statement Tuesday that they were pushing back local elections to next year in line with Western demands. …read more Source: The West...

    Humans ‘worse for nature than world’s worst nuclear accident’
    Oct06

    Humans ‘worse for nature than world’s worst nuclear accident’

    Credits Mike Wood/Twitter Alt Text Wild boar Wildlife in Chernobyl exclusion zone is flourishing – due to the enforced absence of human habitation One-Minute Read Tuesday, October 6, 2015 – 12:55pm …read more Source: The...

    The consideration of Asif Yusifli’s appeal
    Oct06

    The consideration of Asif Yusifli’s appeal

    Baku/06.10.15/Turan: The Baku Appeal Court today considered the appeal of the member of the Majlis Popular Front Party Asif Yusifli. Yusifli was arrested on November 25, 2014 on charges of fraud (Article 178) and forgery (Article 320). The victim in this case Farida Zulfugarova handed Yusifli 6500 manat for the transferring money Rafig Huseynov,...

    Turkey Summons Russian Ambassador Over 2nd Airspace Breach
    Oct06

    Turkey Summons Russian Ambassador Over 2nd Airspace Breach

    Turkey summoned Russia’s ambassador for a second time after what the foreign ministry said was a second instance of a Russian plane violating Turkish airspace near the Syrian border. Turkey first lodged its protest with the Russian ambassador and warned of consequences of any future incursions after a Russian jet crossed into Turkish...

    Ukraine moves toward allowing foreigners in military
    Oct06

    Ukraine moves toward allowing foreigners in military

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s parliament has passed a measure that would allow foreigners to serve in its armed forces.The legislation, which cleared a final reading on Tuesday, comes as tensions persist with Russia over the separatist… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian Soldiers Join Syria Fight
    Oct06

    Russian Soldiers Join Syria Fight

    Photo Russian technicians attached a bomb to a plane at a base in Syria on Saturday. Russian officials say their airstrikes are targeting the Islamic State, but they have mainly hit other insurgents. Credit Alexander Kots/Komsomolskaya Pravda, via Associated Press MOSCOW — Ratcheting up the confrontation over the Syria war, Russia said Monday...

    Ukraine Moves Toward Allowing Foreigners in Military
    Oct06

    Ukraine Moves Toward Allowing Foreigners in Military

    Ukraine’s parliament passes measure allowing foreigners in its armed forces …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s parliament passes measure allowing foreigners in its armed forces
    Oct06

    Ukraine’s parliament passes measure allowing foreigners in its armed forces

    Ukraine’s parliament has passed a measure that would allow foreigners to serve in its armed forces. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine moves toward allowing foreigners in military
    Oct06

    Ukraine moves toward allowing foreigners in military

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s parliament has passed a measure that would allow foreigners to serve in its armed forces. The legislation, which cleared a final reading on Tuesday, comes as tensions persist with Russia over the separatist insurgency in eastern Ukraine. Ukraine and Western governments allege Russia is sending troops and equipment to...

    Foreigners Can Serve In Ukrainian Army
    Oct06

    Foreigners Can Serve In Ukrainian Army

    Lawmakers in Kyiv have legalized the service of foreigners in the Ukrainian armed forces. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...