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    Is that grain really organic? US rules get tightened amid fraud
    Jun24

    Is that grain really organic? US rules get tightened amid fraud

    It’s no secret that US consumers have a seemingly insatiable appetite for organic food. What they might not realise is some of the product doesn’t always live up to its billing – and that’s driving regulators to tighten rules on incoming shipments.While the US is the world’s largest corn and soybean producer, only a small...

    Iran Edges Past Ukraine at FIVB U-21 World Championship
    Jun24

    Iran Edges Past Ukraine at FIVB U-21 World Championship

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran earned a hard-fought five-set victory over Ukraine at the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men’s U-21 World Championship on Saturday. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Putin visits annexed 

Crimea, triggering 

Kiev protest
    Jun24

    Putin visits annexed Crimea, triggering Kiev protest

    Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday visited Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula Moscow annexed in 2014, a trip quickly denounced by Kiev as a violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty. Putin made a stop at the legendary Artek holiday camp for young people, dating from Soviet times, on the shores of the Black Sea, the Kremlin said in a...

    Putin’s Visits to Crimea Give New Impetus to Region’s Development – Crimea Head
    Jun24

    Putin’s Visits to Crimea Give New Impetus to Region’s Development – Crimea Head

    SIMFEROPOL (Sputnik) – Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visits to the Crimean peninsula encourage the development of the region, Republic of Crimea Head Sergey Aksenov said Saturday. “The head of state pays constant attention to Crimea. Vladimir Vladimirovich [Putin] regularly comes to Crimea and Sevastopol on working visits and goes into...

    Ukraine Says Two Soldiers Killed Despite Cease-Fire
    Jun24

    Ukraine Says Two Soldiers Killed Despite Cease-Fire

    The Ukrainian military has said that two soldiers were killed and two wounded in the eastern part of the country despite a cease-fire that began on June 23. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Gazprom smells opportunity as UK’s top gas store shuts
    Jun24

    Gazprom smells opportunity as UK’s top gas store shuts

    Gazprom PJSC is in talks to ramp up natural gas sales in the UK as coal plants are shuttered and the nation’s biggest storage site is closed for good.“We see an appetite from major players in the UK for additional volume of contracted gas,” deputy chief executive officer Alexander Medvedev said in an interview in Prague on Thursday,...

    Azerbaijani FC Qarabag sign Ukrainian goalkeeper
    Jun24

    Azerbaijani FC Qarabag sign Ukrainian goalkeeper

    Azerbaijan’s football club Qarabag have signed a two-year contract with Ukrainian goalkeeper Anton Kanibolotskiy. Kanibolotskiy previously played for Ukrainian FC Shakhtar Donetsk …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Putin visits annexed Crimea, triggering Kiev protest (AFP)
    Jun24

    Putin visits annexed Crimea, triggering Kiev protest (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday visited Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula Moscow annexed in 2014, a trip quickly denounced by Kiev as a violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty. …read more Source: The West...

    OSCE Observers Claim of Arms Fire, Explosions Heard Near Patrol Cars in Ukraine
    Jun24

    OSCE Observers Claim of Arms Fire, Explosions Heard Near Patrol Cars in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Earlier on Saturday, a ceasefire timed to the summer harvest has come into force in eastern Ukraine. This is the fourth attempt this year at forcing the warring parties to lay down their arms and allow a peaceful life to resume in the Donbass region, torn by more than three years of fighting. “On 23 June an SMM patrol...

    Who in the hell is Michael Cohen?! Everything you were afraid to ask about this suddenly important person
    Jun24

    Who in the hell is Michael Cohen?! Everything you were afraid to ask about this suddenly important person

    Michael Cohen (Credit: Salon/Flora Thevoux) (In this brand new, hastily conceived premise, Salon will use the otherwise unlimited space of the site to profile a person in the news who has until recently lived largely under the radar. And by under the radar, we mean above gratuitous satire.) FULL NAME: Michael D – What you, a cop? TWITTER:...