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    TED 2018: Ukrainian journalist fights fake news
    Apr11

    TED 2018: Ukrainian journalist fights fake news

    A talk from Ukrainian journalist explains what fake news is and how individuals can rebuild trust. …read more Source:...

    Finance: The Russian ruble is on track for its worst week since 1999
    Apr11

    Finance: The Russian ruble is on track for its worst week since 1999

    The currency has fallen 10% against the dollar over the last 7 days. The Russian ruble is down 1.7% against the dollar at 8.45 a.m. GMT (3.45 a.m. ET) on Wednesday morning. It follows declines of 4% on both Monday and Tuesday for the struggling currency. The Financial Times reports that the ruble is now on track for its worst week since 1999,...

    Eurocontrol warns airlines of possible missile strikes into Syria
    Apr11

    Eurocontrol warns airlines of possible missile strikes into Syria

    SINGAPORE: Pan-European air traffic control agency Eurocontrol on Tuesday warned airlines to exercise caution in the eastern Mediterranean due to the possible launch of air strikes into Syria in next 72 hours. Eurocontrol said that air-to-ground and cruise missiles could be used within that period and there was a possibility of intermittent...

    Sahara Desert Dust Cloud Blankets Greece in Orange Haze (video)
    Apr11

    Sahara Desert Dust Cloud Blankets Greece in Orange Haze (video)

    Swathes of Greece are blanketed in orange haze after southerly winds swept dust from the Sahara desert in Africa to southeastern Europe. Health authorities have urged the young, elderly and those with breathing problems to limit their time outside. Huge dust clouds have reduced visibility in large parts of Greece, including the capital Athens....

    European air traffic controller warns airlines of possible strikes in Syria within 72 hours
    Apr11

    European air traffic controller warns airlines of possible strikes in Syria within 72 hours

    BRUSSELS: Pan-European air traffic control agency Eurocontrol on Tuesday warned airlines to exercise caution in the eastern Mediterranean due to the possible launch of air strikes into Syria in next 72 hours. Eurocontrol said that air-to-ground and/or cruise missiles could be used within that period and there was a possibility of intermittent...

    Roma dreaming of Kiev after magical recovery against Barcelona
    Apr11

    Roma dreaming of Kiev after magical recovery against Barcelona

    The Italian capital came alive after a magical night at the Stadio Olimpico …read more Source: Mail &...

    Politics: There’s one other person the FBI targeted as aggressively as Michael Cohen
    Apr11

    Politics: There’s one other person the FBI targeted as aggressively as Michael Cohen

    The common thread between the two raids: investigators apparently did not believe either man could be trusted. The FBI’s raid on President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer’s home and office Monday took Washington by storm. There is one other known, high-profile instance in the last year in which the FBI targeted someone...

    Spread of ‘Illiberalism’ In Postcommunist World Threatens Democracy – Freedom House
    Apr11

    Spread of ‘Illiberalism’ In Postcommunist World Threatens Democracy – Freedom House

    Contempt shown by governments for independent institutions and the civil society, attacks on the political opposition and independent media, as well as an incessant push to blend the ruling party with the state are becoming the new normal in postcommunist Europe and Eurasia, U.S.-based democracy monitor Freedom House warns in its latest report....

    After FBI raids, Trump’s longtime fixer out of the shadows
    Apr11

    After FBI raids, Trump’s longtime fixer out of the shadows

    By JONATHAN LEMIRE and JAKE PEARSON | The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — For more than a decade, Michael Cohen has been President Donald Trump’s private attorney — and so much more. Cohen is a streetwise New Yorker with a penchant for confrontation and a cultivated reputation as Trump’s outside-the-courtroom problem-solver....

    Kyrylo Shevchenko: New strategies for fostering progress of Ukraine’s banking sector  – The Baltic Times
    Apr11

    Kyrylo Shevchenko: New strategies for fostering progress of Ukraine’s banking sector – The Baltic Times

    KIEV – Media center of Segodnya.ua hosted an interview with Kyrylo Shevchenko, Chairman of Board at JSB UKRGASBANK, laureate of the national awa…… …read more Source: The Baltic...