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    European Union Court Throws Out Sanctions Against 5 Ukraine Old Guard
    Jan28

    European Union Court Throws Out Sanctions Against 5 Ukraine Old Guard

    An EU court on Thursday annulled European Union sanctions against five Ukrainians, including two former prime ministers, because the bloc had wrongly found them at fault over embezzling state funds. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijan U-21 football team win Antalya Cup VİDEO
    Jan28

    Azerbaijan U-21 football team win Antalya Cup VİDEO

    The Azerbaijan national under-21 football team have become the winner of the Antalya Cup. The Azerbaijani footballers defeated Ukraine 2-1, Saudi Arabia 3-0, Albania 4-0 and Bahrain 4-0 …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Hackers are hitting Israel’s energy sector with a ‘severe cyber attack’
    Jan28

    Hackers are hitting Israel’s energy sector with a ‘severe cyber attack’

    REUTERS / Samantha SaisIsrael’s Electricity Authority has been under a “sever cyberattack” since Monday, according to the country’s energy minister. Yuval Steinitz told The Times of Israel a virus had been identified in the energy department, and software that was already in place was working to neutralize it. Though the...

    Ali Hasanov: Azerbaijan’s long-term strategy envisages new development stage
    Jan28

    Ali Hasanov: Azerbaijan’s long-term strategy envisages new development stage

    Political crisis observed in some parts of the world, worsening of confrontation between various poles, numerous conflicts from Syria to Ukraine and active participation of global forces in them, relate to a number of factors that cause the deepening of the global crisis, Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs Ali...

    Court deals new blow to EU on Ukraine sanctions
    Jan28

    Court deals new blow to EU on Ukraine sanctions

    An EU court ruled Thursday that the European Union’s 2014 decision to impose sanctions on five Ukrainians should be overturned, dealing another setback to the bloc’s ongoing efforts to blacklist businessmen and former officials from Ukraine. The General Court of the EU ordered that the men, including former prime minister Mykola...

    EU sanctions on former Ukraine regime unravel
    Jan28

    EU sanctions on former Ukraine regime unravel

    Combined investigative capacities of 28 EU states and 18,000 Ukrainian officials, over two years, failed to build a case that former Ukraine regime stole money. …read more Source:...

    ISIS Could Use Russians Who Visit Turkey As Human Shields: Tourism Agency
    Jan28

    ISIS Could Use Russians Who Visit Turkey As Human Shields: Tourism Agency

    Russia’s state tourism agency has issued a warning to Russian citizens against going to Turkey, saying they are likely to be targeted by the Islamist group Islamic State (ISIS). Turkey and Russia have been embroiled in a bitter diplomatic row since the Turkish military downed a Russian Su-24 fighter in November. While Turkey accused the...

    NATO looks to combat Russia’s ‘information weapon’
    Jan28

    NATO looks to combat Russia’s ‘information weapon’

    PHUKET: NATO may combat Kremlin “weaponisation of information” used to support action such as the 2014 seizure of Crimea by creating a new more powerful communications section and declassifying more sensitive material, according to draft plans.Both NATO and the European Union are concerned by Russia’s ability to use television...

    NATO chief celebrates ‘close to zero’ defense cuts
    Jan28

    NATO chief celebrates ‘close to zero’ defense cuts

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg praised the change in trend on military spending in Europe on Thursday, saying cutbacks had practically stopped — while urging more action to counter threats from Russia and in the Mediterranean. “After many years of substantial cuts in defense spending, the cuts have now practically stopped among European...

    NATO Mulls First Russia Talks Since 2014: Jens Stoltenberg
    Jan28

    NATO Mulls First Russia Talks Since 2014: Jens Stoltenberg

    NATO head Jens Stoltenberg confirmed Thursday the alliance is discussing whether to hold its first formal talks with Russia since 2014 when the Ukraine crisis plunged relations into a deep freeze. …read more Source:...