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    Russia Boosts Military Presence In Response To Increasing NATO Drills In Eastern Europe
    Jan22

    Russia Boosts Military Presence In Response To Increasing NATO Drills In Eastern Europe

    The Russian military will strengthen its presence in the country’s western and central region in 2016 as a response to the intensifying NATO drills amid the Ukraine crisis. NATO forces have increased their presence in eastern Europe since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014, a move that triggered strong opposition from Western...

    Kerry says governmental corruption fuels extremism
    Jan22

    Kerry says governmental corruption fuels extremism

    DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry took aim Friday at government corruption, saying it fuels crime, violent extremism and disillusionment with society that contributes to the global refugee crisis. He also said the Obama administration will seek a major boost in funding for refugee support this year and press for at...

    Football: Besiktas sign Ukrainian goalkeeper
    Jan22

    Football: Besiktas sign Ukrainian goalkeeper

    Moved from Dnipro, Boyko inks 4.5-year-contract with Turkish club …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Armenia to be guest of honor at Minsk Book Fair
    Jan22

    Armenia to be guest of honor at Minsk Book Fair

    Armenia will be the Guest of Honor of the Minsk International Book Fair to be held in the Belarusian capital on 10 to 14 February, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Information Ministry. In different years, the honorary title was given to Russia, Ukraine, Israel, Kazakhstan, France, Germany, Venezuela, and China. This year’s edition of the...

    Ukraine Levies $3.5 Billion Fine On Russia’s Gazprom
    Jan22

    Ukraine Levies $3.5 Billion Fine On Russia’s Gazprom

    Ukraine’s state antimonopoly agency has imposed a $3.5 billion fine on Russia’s Gazprom for allegedly abusing its monopoly control of Ukraine’s natural-gas transit system. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ilves in Davos: Ukraine needs long-term, united support
    Jan22

    Ilves in Davos: Ukraine needs long-term, united support

    Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves stressed while speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland that Ukraine needs long-term and united support as well as patience to encourage carrying out reforms in the country, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, warns Tottenham and Chelsea over Wembley ‘nightmare’
    Jan22

    Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, warns Tottenham and Chelsea over Wembley ‘nightmare’

    Friday, January 22, 2016 – Arsenal manger Arsene Wenger has warned Chelsea and Tottenham over the risk of moving their home games to Wembley as they seek to redevelop Stamford Bridge and White Hart Lane.The Gunners played their Champions League home games at the old Wembley before moving to the Emirates Stadium and the Frenchman says it was...

    Violin Sound Comes from the Heart, Says Ordabek Duissen
    Jan22

    Violin Sound Comes from the Heart, Says Ordabek Duissen

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. Well-known Kazakh musicians Ordabek and Dina Duissen have announced plans to present a concert as the Duissen Duo during the 2016-2017 season in London. An honoured worker of Kazakhstan and laureate of the State Youth Award Daryn, Duissen and his sister, a...

    Ukraine fines Gazprom $3.5 bln, cites abuse of gas transit monopoly
    Jan22

    Ukraine fines Gazprom $3.5 bln, cites abuse of gas transit monopoly

    The head of Ukraine’s competition authority said on Friday that the watchdog had decided to fine Russian gas company Gazprom 85 billion hryvnias ($3.5 billion) for abusing its monopoly on the Ukrainian gas transit market. The decision by the Ukrainian regulator is the latest chapter in a long-standing gas conflict between the two countries,...

    Poroshenko Determined Kyiv Will Control Crimea, Separatist Territories
    Jan22

    Poroshenko Determined Kyiv Will Control Crimea, Separatist Territories

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says Ukraine will regain its control over the Russia-annexed region of Crimea and the eastern Ukrainian territory currently controlled by Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...