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    Merkel takes centre stage in EU’s year of crises
    Dec28

    Merkel takes centre stage in EU’s year of crises

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN by Frank ZELLER Berlin, Germany | AFP – In a year of crises for Europe, from the Ukraine war to Greece’s debt turmoil to the historic refugee influx, Germany’s Angela Merkel emerged as the continent’s de facto leader, drawing more praise and fire than ever. Whether...

    Chaos In Court As Thugs Barge Into Hearing For Ukraine Oligarch’s Ally
    Dec28

    Chaos In Court As Thugs Barge Into Hearing For Ukraine Oligarch’s Ally

    A day in court for Ukrainian businessman-turned-politician Hennadiy Korban descended into chaos after thugs barged into the courtroom in Kyiv and began randomly beating those in atendance. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Al Ain Classic: Zaven Andreasyan wins his Round 6 game
    Dec28

    Al Ain Classic: Zaven Andreasyan wins his Round 6 game

    Armenian chess player Zaven Andreasyan won Mishra Svayams of India in Round 6 of Al Ain Classic, a strong open tournament in the Unites Arab Emirates. Andreasyan scored 4 points. Armenia’s Robert Hovhannisyan and Hovhannes Gabuzyan also have 4 points. Arman Pashikyan tied his game with Levan Pantsulaia of Georgia. Pashikyan has 4,5 points...

    The Daily Vertical: War Returns To Donbas
    Dec28

    The Daily Vertical: War Returns To Donbas

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    2015: the year Merkel became Europe’s boss
    Dec28

    2015: the year Merkel became Europe’s boss

    In a year of crises for Europe, from the Ukraine war to Greece’s debt turmoil to the historic refugee influx, Germany’s Angela Merkel emerged as the continent’s de facto leader, drawing more praise and fire than ever. …read more Source: The Local...

    Turkish Airlines to open new route to Ukraine
    Dec28

    Turkish Airlines to open new route to Ukraine

    Zaporizhzhia is the sixth destination in Ukraine for Turkey’s national flag carrier …read more Source: World...

    Kremlin does not rule out phone contacts on Ukraine crisis in ‘Normandy format’ before year-end
    Dec28

    Kremlin does not rule out phone contacts on Ukraine crisis in ‘Normandy format’ before year-end

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia does not rule out phone contacts in the so-called “Normandy format” on the Ukraine crisis before the end of 2015, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Kremlin does not rule out phone contacts on Ukraine crisis in ‘Normandy format’ before year-end
    Dec28

    Kremlin does not rule out phone contacts on Ukraine crisis in ‘Normandy format’ before year-end

    Russia does not rule out phone contacts in the so-called “Normandy format” on the Ukraine crisis before the end of 2015, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Turkish Airlines to open new route to Ukraine
    Dec28

    Turkish Airlines to open new route to Ukraine

    Zaporizhzhya is sixth destination in Ukraine for Turkey’s national flag carrier …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Trouble at the Bolshoi
    Dec28

    Trouble at the Bolshoi

    Stars of the Russian Bolshoi ballet in action © HBO It was like a scene from The Phantom of the Opera: a tale of high art, jealousy and violence. In January 2013, the artistic director of Moscow’s Bolshoi Ballet entered his home and had acid thrown in his face. Few people outside the rarefied world of ballet knew of Sergei Filin before the...