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    [Ticker] Egypt to buy ex-Russia warships from France
    Sep23

    [Ticker] Egypt to buy ex-Russia warships from France

    The office of French President Hollande said Wednesday he and Egyptian leader Fattah Al-Sissi “agreed on the principle and the terms of the acquisition by Egypt of the two Mistral warships”, Reuters reports. The ships were to be sold to Russia, but France cancelled the deal after Russia invaded Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    France says Egypt to buy Mistral warships after Russia deal scrapped (AFP)
    Sep23

    France says Egypt to buy Mistral warships after Russia deal scrapped (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – Egypt has agreed to buy two Mistral warships which France built for Russia before scrapping the sale over the Ukraine crisis, the French presidency said in a statement Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Belarus 25th on global fixed broadband penetration list
    Sep23

    Belarus 25th on global fixed broadband penetration list

    Belarus is ranked 25th with 28.8 fixed broadband subscribers per 100 residents. Out of ex-USSR countries only Lithuania (20th position) is ahead of Belarus. The USA is ranked 23rd while Japan is ranked 24th. Russia occupies the 56th position, Moldova 64th position, while Ukraine is ranked 86th. …read more Source:...

    France says Egypt to buy warships after Russia deal scrapped (AFP)
    Sep23

    France says Egypt to buy warships after Russia deal scrapped (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – Egypt has agreed to buy two Mistral warships which France built for Russia before scrapping the sale over the Ukraine crisis, the French presidency said in a statement Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Petro Poroshenko: Why Ukraine Needs to Give Power to Its Regions
    Sep23

    Petro Poroshenko: Why Ukraine Needs to Give Power to Its Regions

    Exclusive: Ukraine’s president explains why his country must give more power to regional governments. …read more Source:...

    BREAKING: Egypt to buy Mistral warships
    Sep23

    BREAKING: Egypt to buy Mistral warships

    Egypt has agreed to buy two Mistral warships which France built for Russia before scrapping the sale over the Ukraine crisis, the French presidency said in a statement on Wednesday. …read more Source: The Local...

    Chubarov says Crimea’s energy blockade to be next step
    Sep23

    Chubarov says Crimea’s energy blockade to be next step

    A halt to energy supplies to Crimea could be the next stage in Crimea’s blockade, Chairman of the Crimean Tatars’ Mejlis Refat Chubarov told Ukrainian news Channel 5. …read more Source:...

    Moscow sees growing chance for international deal on Syria – source
    Sep23

    Moscow sees growing chance for international deal on Syria – source

    Moscow sees a growing chance to reach international agreement on fighting terrorism in Syria and resolving a conflict which has killed a quarter of a million people, a Russian diplomatic source said on Wednesday. Diplomacy has so far failed to find a solution to the crisis, now in its fifth year, with international powers supporting rival sides...

    Orthodox icons bleeding in Crimea (chilling pics)
    Sep23

    Orthodox icons bleeding in Crimea (chilling pics)

    People in a village near the Crimean city of Sevastapol are flocking to see two orthodox icons that are reportedly bleeding. The two icons were handed to the local church by the mother of a young man who participated in the Donbas conflict. Drops of blood reportedly started appearing on the icons when the young man was killed in combat. The...

    Estonian court approves Ukraine separatist fighter extradition
    Sep23

    Estonian court approves Ukraine separatist fighter extradition

    Harju County Court ruled that Vladimir Poljakov, 34, can be extradited to Ukraine to face terrorism charges for fighting on the side of the separatist forces. …read more Source:...