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    Ukraine Says Two Soldiers Killed Despite Cease-Fire
    Jun25

    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 Friday. In a statement posted on Facebook on Saturday, the military accused anti-government rebels of firing artillery rounds in both the Luhansk and Donetsk regions. The statement did not provide...

    Ukraine protests Putin’s visit to annexed Crimea
    Jun25

    Ukraine protests Putin’s visit to annexed Crimea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin visited Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula Moscow annexed in 2014, yesterday on a trip quickly denounced by Kiev as a violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty.He 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 Asks to Speed Up Reconstruction of Great Mithridates Stairs in Crimea
    Jun25

    Putin Asks to Speed Up Reconstruction of Great Mithridates Stairs in Crimea

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Earlier in the day, Putin arrived in the Crimea and visited the International Children’s Center Artek. “Last year we took the decision and the entire year was spent solely on producing the design and estimate documentation, but the Crimean head is not the one to blame, there is common work supported by Moscow’s...

    Iran U-21 Volleyball Coach Very Happy for Win over Ukraine
    Jun24

    Iran U-21 Volleyball Coach Very Happy for Win over Ukraine

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran U-21 volleyball coach is very satisfied with the win over Ukraine at the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men’s U-21 World Championship. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    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,...