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    Estonia, EU to help Ukraine implement secure data exchange
    Jul20

    Estonia, EU to help Ukraine implement secure data exchange

    Estonia and the European Union are to help Ukraine implement a secure data exchange solution, which will enable fast and quality rendering of public services, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    The Trump Russia scandal is important, but let’s not forget the bigger picture
    Jul20

    The Trump Russia scandal is important, but let’s not forget the bigger picture

    It seems we’ve found the smoking gun. Last summer, Donald Trump Jr. met with an alleged Russian government lawyer in an attempt to obtain damaging information about Hillary Clinton. The revelation is the closest thing we have so far to conclusive proof that the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential...

    Tourism Ministry reviews documents of 3 companies to disburse charter flights incentives
    Jul20

    Tourism Ministry reviews documents of 3 companies to disburse charter flights incentives

    The charter flights incentives programme of the Ministry of Tourism is currently reviewing the paperwork of three Ukrainian and German airlines, to pay their dues for December 2016. A source at the ministry said that the review is in progress, as part of the framework aimed at encouraging airlines to fly more trips to Egyptian tourist...

    Expectations of tourist bookings for winter season declined because of current conditions: Shalaby 
    Jul20

    Expectations of tourist bookings for winter season declined because of current conditions: Shalaby 

    The vice president of the Tourism Investors Association in Marsa Alam Tarek Shalaby did not expect a high rate of bookings for the coming winter season because of the conditions experienced by the Egyptian tourist sector for more than four years. However, there haven’t been any consequences yet for the recent terrorist incident in Hurgada....

    Hope for Ukraine’s full participation in CIS
    Jul20

    Hope for Ukraine’s full participation in CIS

    “Ukraine is a CIS member de jure. Ukrainian representatives attend some sessions held within the framework of the CIS. Unfortunately, there has been a rapid decline in Ukraine’s activity in the CIS,” Sergei Lebedev noted. …read more Source:...

    Russia Obtains Gas Turbines for Crimea, But Can It Turn Them On?
    Jul20

    Russia Obtains Gas Turbines for Crimea, But Can It Turn Them On?

    Russia outfoxed European Union sanctions by delivering gas turbines made by Germany’s Siemens to the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea. Now for the hard part, switching them on. No Russian company, according to Reuters data, has ever got a Siemens turbine working without the help of the manufacturer. In this case, Siemens said the turbines...

    Blogger Lapshin in Azerbaijan sentenced to 3 years for visiting  Artsakh
    Jul20

    Blogger Lapshin in Azerbaijan sentenced to 3 years for visiting  Artsakh

    ArmInfo.Blogger Alexander Lapshin has been sentenced to three years of imprisonment by the verdict of the Azerbaijani court, Azerbaijani media reported. Even a public “remorse” in the courtroom for visiting Artsakh, a statement on the need to resolve the Karabakh conflict within Azerbaijan’s interests, did not help the blogger...

    The Hill Staffer at the Center of the Russia Intrigue
    Jul20

    The Hill Staffer at the Center of the Russia Intrigue

    In the spring of 2016, a longtime Washington operative pulled aside French Hill during a trip to Moscow and introduced the conservative Arkansas congressman to two Russians who are now at the center of a firestorm over the activities of Donald Trump Jr.In the brief encounter, which took place two months before their now-infamous meeting with the...

    Ukrainian Soldiers Hunger For NATO Grub
    Jul20

    Ukrainian Soldiers Hunger For NATO Grub

    Ukrainian troops training with their NATO partners are learning how things run inside the world’s largest military alliance. The country is years away from joining the alliance, but there are some standards the troops are eager to adopt — in particular, the high quality of food at the NATO mess hall. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service)...

    Normandy Four leaders to hold telephone talks 24 July
    Jul20

    Normandy Four leaders to hold telephone talks 24 July

    The telephone talks will be held with the participation of France President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...