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    President Vladimir Putin Eases Penalties for Domestic Abuse in Russia
    Feb08

    President Vladimir Putin Eases Penalties for Domestic Abuse in Russia

    Under the new law, domestic violence that results in “minor harm,” will be punishable by a fine of up to $500 or up to 15 days in jail. . . MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed off on a law that partially decriminalizes domestic abuse, a measure that sailed easily through the country’s socially conservative legislature...

    Turkish FM due in Ukraine
    Feb08

    Turkish FM due in Ukraine

    Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will pay a working visit to Ukraine on February 9-10, Turkey’s Foreign Ministry reported February 8. …read more Source:...

    Separatist commander assassinated in eastern Ukraine
    Feb08

    Separatist commander assassinated in eastern Ukraine

    A prominent rebel leader in eastern Ukraine has been killed in an explosion in his office, his associates said on Wednesday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine conflict: Rebel leader Givi dies in bomb attack
    Feb08

    Ukraine conflict: Rebel leader Givi dies in bomb attack

    A second separatist commander is killed days after another pro-Russian rebel dies in a car bombing. …read more Source:...

    Lapshin extradition caused stormy reaction in Armenia society -  suggestions to recall Armenian Ambassador from  Belarus and to exit  EEU  voiced
    Feb08

    Lapshin extradition caused stormy reaction in Armenia society -  suggestions to recall Armenian Ambassador from  Belarus and to exit  EEU  voiced

    ArmInfo. Minsk Decision on Russian Bloger Lapshin’s extradition to Azerbaijan is the result of dirty and criminal deal, the statement of Armenian-Belarusian Interparliamentary Cooperation Commission reads, as voiced by Eduard Sharmazanov, the Co-chair of the Commission and Vice- Speaker of Armenian Parliament., According to Sharmazanov,...

    Turkish foreign minister set to visit Ukraine
    Feb08

    Turkish foreign minister set to visit Ukraine

    Mevlut Cavusoglu to meet Ukrainian counterpart during two-day visit starting Thursday …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Exhibition On Post-Euromaidan Ukraine Vandalized In Kyiv
    Feb08

    Exhibition On Post-Euromaidan Ukraine Vandalized In Kyiv

    Unknown individuals have vandalized an arts exhibition in Kyiv devoted to the situation in Ukraine since protests ousted former President Viktor Yanukovych three years ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Top Ukraine rebel commander killed in ‘act of terror’
    Feb08

    Top Ukraine rebel commander killed in ‘act of terror’

    DONETSK, Ukraine – The military chief of a self-proclaimed Russian-backed republic in eastern Ukraine was killed in an “act of terror” on Wednesday, February 8, the latest victim of a string of similar attacks, local authorities said. The dead man was Mikhail Tolstykh, head of the notorious “Somali” battalion and a …...

    Agricultural crop companies offer prescription to increase exports after floatation
    Feb08

    Agricultural crop companies offer prescription to increase exports after floatation

    Leaders of a number of companies that will take part in the Fruit Logistica Exhibition called upon the government to intensify the role of trade representation offices at Egyptian embassies abroad to become a liaison between companies and importers. They said that companies should put together a strategy to set the prices and quantities that are...

    Russia taking all measures to protect Alexander Lapshin’s interests: Kremlin
    Feb08

    Russia taking all measures to protect Alexander Lapshin’s interests: Kremlin

    Russia continues to take all legal actions to protect blogger Alexander Lapshin, who was handed over to Azerbaijan by Belarus, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters, TASS reports. Peskov reminded that Lapshin holds several citizenships, including that of Russia. “Therefore, we treat him as our national,” he said. “We continue to legally...