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    New president of PACE to keep Karabakh conflict issue in focus of attention
    Feb29

    New president of PACE to keep Karabakh conflict issue in focus of attention

    New President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Pedro Agramunt intends to keep the Karabakh peace process in the focus of attention while chairing PACE. Agramunt made such statement in an interview to APA. In his words, the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is one of the most important issues and during his chairmanship he...

    Holocaust haunts Lithuanians as painful past comes to light
    Feb29

    Holocaust haunts Lithuanians as painful past comes to light

    Family of Yugoslavia’s Tito await news of inheritanceErdogan cites Hitler’s Germany to defend presidency plansEastern Europe fears closer French-Russian ties amid Ukraine crisis …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    JKX cautions on $41 million in potential Ukrainian liabilities (Reuters)
    Feb29

    JKX cautions on $41 million in potential Ukrainian liabilities (Reuters)

    By Esha Vaish (Reuters) – JKX Oil & Gas Plc set out potential liabilities of $41 million from Ukrainian cases as its new board tries to restore investor confidence wit… …read more Source: The West...

    We’re Never Winning These Wars: America Has Zero to Show For Its Decades of Bloodshed in the Middle East
    Feb29

    We’re Never Winning These Wars: America Has Zero to Show For Its Decades of Bloodshed in the Middle East

    Armed conflict in Iraq, Afghanistan and beyond hasn’t brought anything close to lasting peace. Quite the opposite. This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch. It may be hard to believe now, but in 1970 the protest song “War,” sung by Edwin Starr, hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. That was at the height of the Vietnam antiwar...

    High school senior was Ukrainian man, 23, with fake ID
    Feb29

    High school senior was Ukrainian man, 23, with fake ID

    PENNSYLVANIA (AP) – A Pennsylvania high school honors student just months from graduation was actually a 23-year-old Ukrainian national using a false identity after his visa expired, police said Thursday.Artur Samarin, who used the alias Asher Potts, was arrested and charged Tuesday in Harrisburg, the capital city, police said.Samarin is...

    Life after Ukraine: the ‘invisible’ Russian fighters struggling to return to normal
    Feb29

    Life after Ukraine: the ‘invisible’ Russian fighters struggling to return to normal

    Volunteers say they’ve been left to cope with the physical and psychological scars without any state support. Meduza reportsRussian volunteers returning home after fighting alongside separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine say they have not received any support from the state, despite many suffering from ongoing physical and psychological...

    Indian-origin director Asif Kapadia’s documentary on Amy Winehouse wins at Oscars 2016
    Feb29

    Indian-origin director Asif Kapadia’s documentary on Amy Winehouse wins at Oscars 2016

    Indo-British filmmaker Asif Kapadia won the best documentary Oscar for Amy, a poignant examination of singer Amy Winehouse’s life and her tragic death at the age of 27. Kapadia, who had already won the Golden Globe and Bafta awards for the documentary, paid tribute to Winehouse, who died in 2011 following a battle with drug and alcohol....

    Indian-origin director Asif Kapadia’s documentary on Amy Winehouse wins at Oscars 2016
    Feb29

    Indian-origin director Asif Kapadia’s documentary on Amy Winehouse wins at Oscars 2016

    Indo-British filmmaker Asif Kapadia won the best documentary Oscar for Amy, a poignant examination of singer Amy Winehouse’s life and her tragic death at the age of 27. Kapadia, who had already won the Golden Globe and Bafta awards for the documentary, paid tribute to Winehouse, who died in 2011 following a battle with drug and alcohol....

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Feb. 29, 2016
    Feb29

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Feb. 29, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasBrexit ReferendumThe beginning of the week brought the...

    Football: Man City beat Liverpool in League Cup final
    Feb29

    Football: Man City beat Liverpool in League Cup final

    LONDON (AFP) – Willy Caballero proved an unlikely hero with three penalty saves as Manchester City beat Liverpool 3-1 in a Wembley Stadium shootout on Sunday to win the English League Cup.The game finished 1-1 following extra time, Philippe Coutinho equalising for Liverpool in the 83rd minute after Fernandinho had put City ahead early in...