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    Uhuru Kenyatta swears-in for second term as Kenyan president
    Nov30

    Uhuru Kenyatta swears-in for second term as Kenyan president

    Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in Tuesday for a second term as police fired teargas to disperse angry opposition supporters, in what many hope is the closing act of a gruelling and divisive election drama. The pomp and ceremony ended with a 21-gun salute but was overshadowed by chaos in another part of Nairobi, where police engaged in...

    UKRAINIAN STEPS TO EU: THE EASTERN PARTNERSHIP – УКРАЇНСЬКІ КРОКИ ДО ЄС: СХІДНЕ ПАРТНЕРСТВО
    Nov30

    UKRAINIAN STEPS TO EU: THE EASTERN PARTNERSHIP – УКРАЇНСЬКІ КРОКИ ДО ЄС: СХІДНЕ ПАРТНЕРСТВО

    The leaders of the EU and of the six Eastern partner countries met in Brussels to review what has been achieved since the last summit in 2015. The Eastern Partnership (EaP) is a joint initiative of the European Union and its Eastern European partners: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. All leaders agreed...

    Security lapses at aid agency leave beneficiary data at risk
    Nov30

    Security lapses at aid agency leave beneficiary data at risk

    Aid agencies have put some projects on hold while reviewing the security of a popular online system for handling aid distributions, IRIN has learnt. Sensitive personal and financial data on tens of thousands of people in humanitarian aid projects is at risk from hackers, according to a damning security analysis by a financial technology startup....

    UKRAINIAN DNISTER AND UKRAINIAN COMMUNITY – УКРАЇНСЬКИЙ “ДНІСТЕР” І УКРАЇНСЬКА СПІЛЬНОТА
    Nov30

    UKRAINIAN DNISTER AND UKRAINIAN COMMUNITY – УКРАЇНСЬКИЙ “ДНІСТЕР” І УКРАЇНСЬКА СПІЛЬНОТА

    Bogdan Rudnytski interviewed member of the Board of Directors of the Dnister Ukrainian Credit Co-operative Valentyn Mykytenko. – Богдан Рудницький веде розмову із одним із директорів Української Кредитової Кооперативи “Дністер” паном Валентином Микитенком. …read more Source:...

    Trump’s Russian schizophrenia
    Nov30

    Trump’s Russian schizophrenia

    Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here. The United States should send arms to Ukraine to help in its “self-defense” against Russian aggression. It should hold Russia accountable for its illegal “occupation” of territory there, and push for international peacekeepers. Russian President Vladimir Putin...

    The former senior prosecutor is accused of taking bribes in  especially large amounts
    Nov30

    The former senior prosecutor is accused of taking bribes in  especially large amounts

    ArmInfo.The special investigative service of Armenia within the framework of the criminal case initiated in 2012, charged the former senior prosecutor with forgery of documents, appropriation of property, bribery in 2017. As the press service of the Special Investigative Service informs, in 2012 citizen Sergei Apoyan with a view to obtaining a...

    Chronicler of Evil
    Nov30

    Chronicler of Evil

    Anne Applebaum has written a new book, Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine. It is about the “terror-famine” of 1932–34. She has also written Gulag: A History and Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944–1956. As you can see, she does not pick the cheeriest of subjects. But she picks important ones, and she is utterly authoritative...

    Report: Turkey Swapped Two Alleged Russian Spies For Crimean Tartar Leaders
    Nov30

    Report: Turkey Swapped Two Alleged Russian Spies For Crimean Tartar Leaders

    Turkish broadcaster Haberturk reports that Turkey has extradited two Russians accused of espionage in exchange for the release of two Crimean Tatar leaders jailed in Russia-occupied Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Congressional Radio-TV Gallery Pulls RT’s Accreditation After Network Registered as Foreign Agent
    Nov30

    Congressional Radio-TV Gallery Pulls RT’s Accreditation After Network Registered as Foreign Agent

    The Congressional Radio and TV Correspondents’ gallery announced Wednesday that it had voted to withdraw the news credentials for the Russian government-funded RT television network. Craig Caplan, chairman of the Executive Committee of the Congressional Radio and Television Correspondents’ Galleries, wrote in a letter that the...

    Poroshenko Signs Law Declaring December 25 Public Holiday

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a law declaring December 25 a public holiday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...