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    EU to unveil new energy plan to curb reliance on Russia
    Feb09

    EU to unveil new energy plan to curb reliance on Russia

    © AFP/File Sergei SupinskyBrussels (AFP) – The EU will unveil Wednesday plans to give it power to examine energy contracts that European states sign with countries outside the bloc, amid concerns about Europe’s dependence on Russian gas. Brussels is aiming to beef up its legal arsenal one year after launching a landmark “energy...

    Russia helps Ukraine battle town rebuild, villages struggle
    Feb09

    Russia helps Ukraine battle town rebuild, villages struggle

    Polina Demyanenko’s quaint white-and-green house still bears the scars of one of the fiercest battles of Ukraine’s war. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia Helps Ukraine Battle Town Rebuild, Villages Struggle
    Feb09

    Russia Helps Ukraine Battle Town Rebuild, Villages Struggle

    Money from Russia helps to rebuild eastern Ukrainian town of Debaltseve, a strategic rail hub that rebels pounded for weeks before driving out the government troops a year ago; nearby villages struggle …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia helps Ukraine battle town rebuild, villages struggle
    Feb09

    Russia helps Ukraine battle town rebuild, villages struggle

    NIKISHYNE, Ukraine (AP) — Polina Demyanenko’s quaint white-and-green house still bears the scars of one of the fiercest battles of Ukraine’s war…. …read more Source:...

    VivaCell-MTS in cooperation with The Fuller Center for Housing Armenia improve housing conditions of three families in borderland village of Khachik
    Feb09

    VivaCell-MTS in cooperation with The Fuller Center for Housing Armenia improve housing conditions of three families in borderland village of Khachik

    Three families celebrated housewarming in the borderland village of Khachik, Vayots Dzor region. Owing to the partnership between VivaCell-MTS and Fuller Center for Housing Armenia the construction of two half-built houses was completed and one more family renovated the roof of the house in the frames of the housing project. The heads of the...

    VivaCell-MTS is the first mobile operator sending SMS messages to its subscribers in Armenian
    Feb09

    VivaCell-MTS is the first mobile operator sending SMS messages to its subscribers in Armenian

    February 7 has been declared the Day of using Armenian letters on the network, the press office of VivaCell-MTS has told ArmInfo. The initiative aims at preventing the loss of Armenian writing in the century of electronic communication. VivaCell-MTS has been always at the forefront of promoting the use of Armenian language. The Company is the...

    Polish MEP’s trip to Crimea probed
    Feb09

    Polish MEP’s trip to Crimea probed

    Kiev authorities claim Polish MEP Janusz Korwin-Mikke illegally crossed the Ukrainian border during a visit to Crimea. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Swine flu spreading across eastern Europe and Middle East
    Feb09

    Swine flu spreading across eastern Europe and Middle East

    3,000 people a day in Ukraine are being hospitalised with H1N1 virus as scientists investigate why flu strain is hitting those in younger age groups hardestSwine flu has killed 183 people in Ukraine this winter and is spreading rapidly across eastern Europe and the Middle East. At least 107 people have died in Russia after contracting the...

    The Daily Vertical: Putin Smells Blood
    Feb09

    The Daily Vertical: Putin Smells Blood

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

    Mateusz Piskorski: Most of EU countries have played the role of Washington’s “useful idiots” and “bandogs”
    Feb09

    Mateusz Piskorski: Most of EU countries have played the role of Washington’s “useful idiots” and “bandogs”

    Would please comment on the prospects of EU’s Eastern Partnership Project, amid the refugee crisis in Europe and disintegration processes it has caused? The Eastern Partnership (EU) failed before the migration crisis. I’d like to recall that the program was proposed to implement a geopolitical project against Russia. The task...