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    Ukraine: Russians can’t own broadcasters
    Sep03

    Ukraine: Russians can’t own broadcasters

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s parliament has passed a measure banning Russians from establishing or being involved in the business of television… …read more Source:...

    Angry Stosur, Azarenka into US Open third round
    Sep03

    Angry Stosur, Azarenka into US Open third round

    New York (AFP) – Samantha Stosur, the last woman to beat Serena Williams at the US Open four years ago, and two-time runner-up Victoria Azarenka made the third round Thursday.Australian 22nd seed Stosur breezed past Russia’s Evgeniya Rodina — one of two mothers to have reached the second round — 6-1, 6-1.Stosur, 31, fired...

    Tennis: Angry Stosur, Azarenka into US Open third round
    Sep03

    Tennis: Angry Stosur, Azarenka into US Open third round

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Samantha Stosur, the last woman to beat Serena Williams at the US Open four years ago, and two-time runner-up Victoria Azarenka made the third round Thursday.Australian 22nd seed Stosur breezed past Russias Evgeniya Rodina — one of two mothers to have reached the second round — 6-1, 6-1.Stosur, 31, fired eight...

    NATO opens new military post in Lithuania amid Ukraine crisis
    Sep03

    NATO opens new military post in Lithuania amid Ukraine crisis

    NATO has opened a new military command center in the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius amid growing tensions between the West and Russia over the issue of Ukraine. …read more Source: Iran...

    NATO opens new military post in Lithuania amid Ukraine crisis
    Sep03

    NATO opens new military post in Lithuania amid Ukraine crisis

    NATO launches a new military command center in the Lithuanian capital amid growing tensions with Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    U.S. sanctions Russia’s state-owned arms exporter Rosoboronexport
    Sep03

    U.S. sanctions Russia’s state-owned arms exporter Rosoboronexport

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States has imposed sanctions on Russian and Chinese companies, including Russian state-owned arms exporter Rosoboronexport, for violating a U.S. law restricting weapons trade with Iran, North Korea and Syria. …read more Source:...

    Delegations from ten countries to partake in Euroregion Neman fair
    Sep03

    Delegations from ten countries to partake in Euroregion Neman fair

    The fair is expected to gather representatives of the diplomatic corps and the business circles, official delegations from Kazakhstan, China, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Czechia and other countries. Some countries will take an active part in the fair. …read more Source:...

    Schools Close In Kyiv Due To Smoke From Nearby Forest Fires
    Sep03

    Schools Close In Kyiv Due To Smoke From Nearby Forest Fires

    Authorities in Kyiv have closed schools after smoke reached the Ukrainian capital from nearby forest fires. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Russia Conflict: Russian Threat Will Last Decades, Ukrainian President Poroshenko Says
    Sep03

    Ukraine Russia Conflict: Russian Threat Will Last Decades, Ukrainian President Poroshenko Says

    The threat to Ukraine from Russia will remain for decades, Ukraine’s president said Thursday, before adding that his country needed to increase the number of contract soldiers in its army, according to a presidential statement. …read more Source: International Business...

    Ukraine says foiled bombing of Kiev apartment block (AFP)
    Sep03

    Ukraine says foiled bombing of Kiev apartment block (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s security services said Thursday they had detained four members of a pro-Russian group suspected of plotting to blow up a block of flats in Kiev. …read more Source: The West...