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    Netherlands ‘has all US information’ on MH17 — Investigator
    Mar08

    Netherlands ‘has all US information’ on MH17 — Investigator

    BUNNIK, Netherlands: The Netherlands has received “all available information from the United States” for the inquiry into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine nearly two years ago, the chief investigator said Monday. The announcement came after a meeting between investigators and relatives of the victims who were...

    Ukrainian protesters demand that Russia release Savchenko
    Mar08

    Ukrainian protesters demand that Russia release Savchenko

    A few hundred people marched to the Russian Embassy in Kyiv on Tuesday to demand that Russia free Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, whose cause also was taken up by the U.S. vice-president and supporters elsewhere. …read more Source: CTV...

    The Pentagon’s secret foreign aid budget
    Mar08

    The Pentagon’s secret foreign aid budget

    Last month, the Obama administration released its 2017 budget proposal, including thousands of pages on the nearly $600 billion request for the Pentagon. That money is earmarked for a wide array of projects—$1.8 billion in procurement of equipment for the Special Operations Command, for instance, and $1.2 billion for the chemical and biological...

    Peters: Farmers should sell milk to Russia
    Mar08

    Peters: Farmers should sell milk to Russia

    The NZ First leader has criticised Prime Minister John Key in Parliament for the Government’s support for sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source:...

    Union of Armenians of Ukraine bestows medals upon famous Polish politicians
    Mar08

    Union of Armenians of Ukraine bestows medals upon famous Polish politicians

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    Ukrainian President Poroshenko to visit Turkey
    Mar08

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko to visit Turkey

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is to make an official visit to Turkey on March 9-10, the Ukrainian president’s office said in a statement on March 7 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    News24.com | Ukrainians picket Russian embassy over pilot
    Mar08

    News24.com | Ukrainians picket Russian embassy over pilot

    Hundreds of angry Ukrainians have picketed Moscow’s embassy in Kiev as global calls grew for the release of a hunger-striking military helicopter pilot on trial in Russia. …read more Source:...

    Russian Imports of Georgian Wine Skyrocket After Ban is Lifted
    Mar08

    Russian Imports of Georgian Wine Skyrocket After Ban is Lifted

    Russia has more than doubled its imports of Georgian wine in the first two months of the year, only three years after lifting a ban on sales of the drink, Georgia’s National Wine Agency reports. Moscow’s relations with Tbilisi were nearing an all-time low in 2006, when Georgia’s then-President Mikheil Saakashvili openly pursued...

    Bulgarian universities start to receive Bulgarian students, living abroad
    Mar08

    Bulgarian universities start to receive Bulgarian students, living abroad

    The ministry of education kicks off an information campaign among the Bulgarian communities abroad for recruitment of students, PhDs and graduates who want to study at universities in this country as of the new academic year. The information days /March 14 – 31/ will be held in Moldova, Ukraine, Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia and Serbia. Those will...

    Ukraine Retracts Appointment Of ‘Homophobic’ Family Ombudsman
    Mar08

    Ukraine Retracts Appointment Of ‘Homophobic’ Family Ombudsman

    Ukraine’s government has retracted the recent appointment of Adrian Bukovynskiy to the post of family ombudsman after activists complained he is biased against homosexuals. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...