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    Russian officials in Crimea confiscate contraband vodka
    Mar24

    Russian officials in Crimea confiscate contraband vodka

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials in Crimea say they have intercepted approximately 4,000 bottles of counterfeit vodka that was being transported onto the peninsula. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russian officials in Crimea confiscate contraband vodka
    Mar24

    Russian officials in Crimea confiscate contraband vodka

    Russian officials in Crimea say they have intercepted approximately 4,000 bottles of counterfeit vodka that was being transported onto the peninsula. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ucom assists “Bringing Sight to Armenian Eyes 2016” project
    Mar24

    Ucom assists “Bringing Sight to Armenian Eyes 2016” project

    Armenian EyeCare Project (AECP) and Ucom announced today the launch of free ophthalmologic services program in Armenia’s regions. Nune Yeghiazaryan, the Head of AECP, told a news conference on March 24, residents of Ararat, Vayots Dzor, Syunik and Armavir marzes will benefit from free ophthalmologic services this year. The company noticed...

    Ukraine PM’s party says will discuss Groysman PM nomination
    Mar24

    Ukraine PM’s party says will discuss Groysman PM nomination

    The People’s Front party of Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Thursday it was prepared to discuss nominating Parliamentary Speaker Volodymyr Groysman for the post of prime minister. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine PM's party says will discuss Groysman PM nomination
    Mar24

    Ukraine PM's party says will discuss Groysman PM nomination

    KIEV (Reuters) – The People’s Front party of Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Thursday it was prepared to discuss nominating Parliamentary Speaker Volodymyr Groysman for the post of prime minister. …read more Source: The...

    Moldova: 3 men sentenced for trafficking people for kidneys
    Mar24

    Moldova: 3 men sentenced for trafficking people for kidneys

    CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — A Moldovan court has sentenced three men to seven years in prison on charges of human trafficking after they transported three Moldovans to Turkey to have their kidneys removed. The Chisinau Appeal Court sentenced the three Thursday, five years after they were sent for trial. The ruling can be appealed. Prosecutors said...

    Expert: No full-blown conflict in Ukraine’s southeast now
    Mar24

    Expert: No full-blown conflict in Ukraine’s southeast now

    “The frontline remains the same. It means that there is no large-scale military conflict,” said the expert. Mikhail Pogrebinsky admitted that ceasefire is constantly violated and provocations happen all the time. …read more Source:...

    Syrian Army Pushes Into ISIS-Held City of Palmyra
    Mar24

    Syrian Army Pushes Into ISIS-Held City of Palmyra

    DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrian government forces, backed by Russian airstrikes, on Thursday pushed into the ancient town of Palmyra, which has been held by ISIS since May, state TV reported. The advance came after the troops managed this week to capture several hills and high ground around the town, famed for its priceless archaeological site and Roman...

    Ukrainian accused of ID theft, sex with teen due in court
    Mar24

    Ukrainian accused of ID theft, sex with teen due in court

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (AP) ” A 23-year-old Ukrainian man accused of faking his way through a Pennsylvania school and having sex with an underage girl is asking a judge to change his bail. He also faces a preliminary hearing on… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Kerry in Moscow urges unity in face of Brussels attacks
    Mar24

    Kerry in Moscow urges unity in face of Brussels attacks

    MOSCOW — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Thursday for countries to boost efforts to fight the Islamic State group in Syria, Iraq and beyond in the wake of this week’s deadly attacks in Brussels. In Moscow for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Syria and Ukraine, Kerry said the...