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    Russian, Danish, Kazakh astronauts blast off for ISS
    Sep02

    Russian, Danish, Kazakh astronauts blast off for ISS

    BAIKONUR (AFP) – A Soyuz spacecraft with three astronauts on board, including the first Dane to fly into space, blasted off towards the International Space Station on Wednesday.The trio launched on schedule at 0437 GMT from the same launchpad in Kazakhstan used by Yuri Gagarin on his historic entry into the cosmos in 1961.The crew is doing...

    Reception on occasion of Ukrainian Independence Day
    Sep02

    Reception on occasion of Ukrainian Independence Day

    Ambassador of Ukraine in Belgrade Oleksandr Aleksandrovich organized a reception on the occasion of Ukraine’s Independence Day. Addressing the guests, Aleksandrovich “pointed to the long history of the Ukrainian people and events of the recent past such as the Orange Revolution and the Euromaidan.” …read more Source:...

    Corruption eats Russia-annexed Crimea from within
    Sep02

    Corruption eats Russia-annexed Crimea from within

    Residents of Crimea have struggled with corruption and land-grabs since the Russian takeover of the region. …read more Source: AL...

    Constitutional reform won’t bring peace to Ukraine | Handelsblatt – Germany
    Sep02

    Constitutional reform won’t bring peace to Ukraine | Handelsblatt – Germany

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    Ukraine needs decentralisation | Lietuvos Žinios – Lithuania
    Sep02

    Ukraine needs decentralisation | Lietuvos Žinios – Lithuania

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    Ukraine in deep political and societal crisis, says Estonian historian
    Sep02

    Ukraine in deep political and societal crisis, says Estonian historian

    Ukraine is not only in a political crisis, but its society is also in a deep crisis, says Igor Kopõtin, an Estonian military historian. …read more Source:...

    Russia Expels Ukrainian Diplomat
    Sep02

    Russia Expels Ukrainian Diplomat

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry says Moscow has expelled a Ukrainian diplomat in retaliation for Kyiv’s expulsion of a Russian diplomat. Few other details were immediately available from the Russian news r …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia expels Ukrainian diplomat in St. Petersburg
    Sep02

    Russia expels Ukrainian diplomat in St. Petersburg

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Russia expelled Ukrainian diplomat Ihor Fedikevych, who worked for the Consulate in St. Petersburg in a response to a similar move made by Ukrainian authorities in July. “Yo …read more Source: Big News...

    Behind Russia’s TV propaganda machine
    Sep02

    Behind Russia’s TV propaganda machine

    Fascists in Ukraine, enemies in America: it’s staple fare on Russia’s state-controlled television. A study reveals the effectiveness of Putin’s propaganda machine. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Russia risks Japanese ire with Far East war commemoration
    Sep02

    Russia risks Japanese ire with Far East war commemoration

    MOSCOW- Russia staged a military parade on Wednesday to commemorate seizing a group of Pacific islands from Japan at the end of World War Two, a move likely to inflame tensions over a long-running territorial dispute with Tokyo.The show of force, the first of its kind on the island of Sakhalin in Russia’s Far East, is part of a push by...