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    Ukraine Expects First Batch of US Anthracite Coal by Mid-September
    Sep03

    Ukraine Expects First Batch of US Anthracite Coal by Mid-September

    KIEV (Sputnik) – The Ukrainian embassy in the United States announced the first coal shipment under the agreement between US Xcoal Energy & Resources and Ukrainian Centrenergo on August 21. Chaly explained that the Ukrainian side initially hoped to get 85,000 tonnes of US coal in the first shipment, but the senders managed to find only a...

    ‘We cannot afford to freeze the Crimean conflict,’ says Crimean Tatar leader
    Sep03

    ‘We cannot afford to freeze the Crimean conflict,’ says Crimean Tatar leader

    In a DW interview, Crimean Tatar council chair Refat Chubarov criticizes German FDP party head Christian Lindner, whose proposal for addressing the Crimea conflict, he says, could spell disaster for Chubarov’s people. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    As Hurricane Harvey Winds Down, Texas Members of Congress Tour European Castle
    Sep03

    As Hurricane Harvey Winds Down, Texas Members of Congress Tour European Castle

    As the Texas coast looks toward recovery amid the death and destruction wrought by Hurricane Harvey, several lawmakers from the state were at a popular tourist spot in the Czech Republic this weekend. Rep. John Carter, R-Texas, a senior Appropriations Committee member, was spotted taking a tour of Prague Castle on Saturday. Carter was seen...

    ‘We cannot afford to freeze the Crimean conflict,’ says Crimean Tatar leader
    Sep03

    ‘We cannot afford to freeze the Crimean conflict,’ says Crimean Tatar leader

    In a DW interview, Crimean Tatar council chair Refat Chubarov criticizes German FDP party head Christian Lindner, whose proposal for addressing the Crimea conflict, he says, could spell disaster for Chubarov’s people. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    U.S. Army unprepared to deal with Russia in Europe
    Sep03

    U.S. Army unprepared to deal with Russia in Europe

    The U.S. Army’s rapid reaction force in Europe is under-equipped, undermanned and inadequately organized to confront military aggression from Russia or its high-tech proxies, according to an internal study that some who have read it view as a wake-up call as the Trump administration seeks to deter an emboldened Vladimir Putin.The...

    Krakow JCC’s new preschool signals hope for a community’s rebirth
    Sep03

    Krakow JCC’s new preschool signals hope for a community’s rebirth

    Sara Zielinski, with her mother Elizabeth, center, and a volunteer at a pre-Shabbat program at the Jewish Community Center of Krakow. Sara is part of the inaugural class of Frajda, the first pluralistic Jewish nursery and preschool in Krakow since World War II. (Courtesy of Jewish Community Center of Krakow) KRAKOW, Poland (JTA) — Michal...

    Kenya faces praise, uncertainty after election overturned
    Sep03

    Kenya faces praise, uncertainty after election overturned

    NAIROBI: Praise poured in Saturday for Kenya’s judiciary after a historic ruling annulling presidential poll results, as attention turned to how discredited officials will organise a new vote in only two months. Kenya’s press and diplomats hailed the Supreme Court decision to annul last month’s presidential poll as a hard-fought...

    Belarus keeps an eye on Ukraine’s entry rules for foreigners
    Sep03

    Belarus keeps an eye on Ukraine’s entry rules for foreigners

    “Ukrainian partners have not yet told us anything officially. But we believe that the relevant information will be received in advance. Sharing such information is stipulated by the bilateral agreement on visa-free travels,” said the press secretary. …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili’s Brother Detained In Kyiv, Faces Deportation Amid Escalating Feud
    Sep03

    Saakashvili’s Brother Detained In Kyiv, Faces Deportation Amid Escalating Feud

    The brother of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili is facing deportation from Ukraine on allegations that he was in the country illegally, a move that comes amid a fierce standoff between the ex-head of state and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarus keeps an eye on Ukraine’s entry rules for foreigners
    Sep03

    Belarus keeps an eye on Ukraine’s entry rules for foreigners

    “Ukrainian partners have not yet told us anything officially. But we believe that the relevant information will be received in advance. Sharing such information is stipulated by the bilateral agreement on visa-free travels,” said the press secretary. …read more Source:...