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    Azerbaijani female wrestlers to prepare for European Championship in Ukraine
    Feb08

    Azerbaijani female wrestlers to prepare for European Championship in Ukraine

    The Azerbaijani national women`s wrestling team are on a training camp in Koncha-Zaspa, Ukraine as they are gearing up for the European Championship to be held in Riga on March 8-13. The national team includes Maria Stadnik, Leyla Gurbanova, Natalia Sinishin and Yuliya Ratkevich …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Putin Calls For Snap Military Drill on East Ukraine Borders
    Feb08

    Putin Calls For Snap Military Drill on East Ukraine Borders

    Russian forces around Ukraine and the Caucasus have been called to a snap drill on the orders of President Vladimir Putin, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu told state news agency Itar-Tass on Monday. The Russian military saw a spike in mass exercises in 2015, performing at least 4,000 drills in the first nine months alone—500 more than over...

    Russian cosmetics company sets up plant in Estonia
    Feb08

    Russian cosmetics company sets up plant in Estonia

    The Russian producer of organic cosmetics Pervoye Reshenie has opened a plant in Estonia through which it hopes to win back the Ukrainian market and enter European markets, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Over 180 swine flu deaths in Ukraine since September
    Feb08

    Over 180 swine flu deaths in Ukraine since September

    More than 180 people have died of swine flu in Ukraine since late September, the health ministry said today, adding that three of the victims were children. The war-scarred former Soviet country has been swept by a general flu epidemic that overall has claimed 220 lives since September 28, when the first illness was recorded, the ministry…...

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell
    Feb08

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    Reuters/Stefano RellandiniHere is what you need to know. European stocks are getting smoked. Heavy selling has European stock markets under pressure. Greece’s ASX is down 5.7%. Financials are being hit especially hard, off 20%. Other European markets are lower with Germany’s DAX weaker by 2.4%. In the US, S&P 500 futures are down...

    Azerbaijan to face Russia in quarter-final of Futsal EURO 2016
    Feb08

    Azerbaijan to face Russia in quarter-final of Futsal EURO 2016

    The quarter-finals of UEFA Futsal EURO 2016 have been set in Belgrade, with Serbia v Ukraine and Portugal v Spain on Monday before Russia v Azerbaijan and Italy v Kazakhstan the following night. The top two in the four groups earned knockout berths and all will be looking to progress within …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Minsk Book Fair to gather guests from 29 countries
    Feb08

    Minsk Book Fair to gather guests from 29 countries

    Among them is Azerbaijan, Russia, Ukraine, the UK, Venezuela, Italy, Palestine, Turkey, Finland, France, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, the United States, Ecuador and others. …read more Source:...

    It’s time to show you what really happens in the Commons
    Feb08

    It’s time to show you what really happens in the Commons

    Late last week, Foreign Affairs Minister Stéphane Dion rose in the Commons to answer a question on our policy on Ukraine. As he stumbled slightly, someone from the Conservative side shouted: “It’s not easy making priorities.” The Dion line was either funny, mocking an infamous fumble from the former Liberal leader, or the type of shouted...

    Futsal EURO quarter-finals confirmed
    Feb08

    Futsal EURO quarter-finals confirmed

    The quarter-finals have been set in Belgrade, with Serbia v Ukraine and Portugal v Spain on Monday before Russia v Azerbaijan and Italy v Kazakhstan the following night…. …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia plans first bond issuance since sanctions
    Feb08

    Russia plans first bond issuance since sanctions

    Russia is exploring international bond issuance for the first time since the war in Ukraine sparked sanctions from the west. …read more Source:...