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    Belarus’ border service warns Russian truckers of Ukraine transport ban
    Feb18

    Belarus’ border service warns Russian truckers of Ukraine transport ban

    “Ukrainian border authorities informed us that trucks with Russian license plates are banned from entering the country from 00.00 on 18 February 2016 in line with a decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine,” the statement on the website reads. …read more Source:...

    FA Cup: Depleted Man City face Chelsea in showdown
    Feb18

    FA Cup: Depleted Man City face Chelsea in showdown

    "But at this moment… the chance to try and get to the Champions League quarter-final for the first time, I think it's a case where we are going to prioritise." The lure of reaching the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time will weigh heavily on Manuel Pellegrini’s mind as Manchester City and Chelsea prepare...

    Monitoring in the northern direction of Martakert
    Feb18

    Monitoring in the northern direction of Martakert

    On February 18, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan in the northern direction of Martakert. From the positions of the NKR Defense Army, the monitoring was...

    Russia sues Ukraine over debt repayment in London court
    Feb18

    Russia sues Ukraine over debt repayment in London court

    MOSCOW — Russia’s Finance Ministry on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against Ukraine at the High Court in London seeking recovery of a $3 billion debt obligation. Ukraine had until Dec. 21, 2015, to pay b …read more Source: Big News...

    UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016
    Feb18

    UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016

    By United Press International On Feb. 18, 2014, violence erupted between protesters and security forces in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, resulting in 98 dead. …read more Source: United Press...

    Commentary: Petro Poroshenko’s House Of Cards
    Feb18

    Commentary: Petro Poroshenko’s House Of Cards

    The failure to dismiss Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk followed a prearranged script, in which President Petro Poroshenko was either an active participant or a puppet master. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Genocide survivors share their experiences in panel discussion
    Feb18

    Genocide survivors share their experiences in panel discussion

    The Tufts Daily – Approximately 60 people filled the chapel at the Granoff Family Hillel Center last night to hear survivors of genocide share their stories as a part of Tufts Against Genocide’s (TAG) 6th annual Survivors Speak panel. The event was held as a component of the Cummings/Hillel Program for Holocaust and Genocide Education....

    Ukraine Resists Its Own Revolution
    Feb18

    Ukraine Resists Its Own Revolution

    A corrupt political system is proving indestructible. …read more Source:...

    Russia sues Ukraine to court over EUR 2.7 billion debt
    Feb18

    Russia sues Ukraine to court over EUR 2.7 billion debt

    Russia has sued Ukraine to a court in the UK over a 2.7 billion euro debt, noting that the action was taken after unsuccessful attempts to agree on a debt restructuring, according to Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    ”Russia is more for me than just a country”. Robert Kocharian
    Feb18

    ”Russia is more for me than just a country”. Robert Kocharian

    Robert Kocharian, president of Armenia (1998-2008) Anna Sous, RFE/RL Date of interview: September 2015 (This interview was conducted in Russian.) Anna Sous: What is your Russia like? What does Russia represent to the second president of independent Armenia and the first president of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic? Robert Kocharian: I had a Russian...