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    UEFA Champions League: Pedro and Loic Remy to miss Chelsea’s match against Dynamo Kiev
    Oct20

    UEFA Champions League: Pedro and Loic Remy to miss Chelsea’s match against Dynamo Kiev

    Chelsea will be without forwards Pedro and Loic Remy for Tuesday’s Champions League visit to Dynamo Kiev. Manager Jose Mourinho told a news conference on Monday that both players had minor injuries and would not be risked against the Group G joint leaders. “They (Pedro and Remy) have little injuries, both nothing really important but...

    Lessons learned from Cuban Missile Crisis, not so much in South Asia
    Oct20

    Lessons learned from Cuban Missile Crisis, not so much in South Asia

    Just about anyone with the slightest connection to the Cuban Missile Crisis 53 years ago has penned their recollections, including me. But few of those who were around then, and certainly subsequent generations, have much recall of a simultaneous conflict a world away. That one could have drawn the United States into war with the country then...

    South Ossetia To Join Russia? Crimea-Style Referendum Proposed By President Of Self-Declared Republic
    Oct20

    South Ossetia To Join Russia? Crimea-Style Referendum Proposed By President Of Self-Declared Republic

    If the president of the self-declared republic of South Ossetia has his way, the world will witness another Crimea-style referendum, this time in a region within Georgia’s internationally recognized territory. Leonid Tibilov said he described his plans for a referendum to join Russia to an aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday,...

    Georgia breakaway region eyes Crimea-style vote on joining Russia (AFP)
    Oct20

    Georgia breakaway region eyes Crimea-style vote on joining Russia (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Georgia’s breakaway region of South Ossetia has said it plans to hold a referendum on joining Russia but the Kremlin appeared to pour cold water on the idea Tuesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Georgia’s breakaway South Ossetia seeks vote on joining Russia
    Oct20

    Georgia’s breakaway South Ossetia seeks vote on joining Russia

    The breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia said it plans a Crimean-style referendum on joining Russia, drawing a furious riposte from Tbilisi over a move that risks inflaming the Kremlin’s already frayed relations with the West. Leonid Tibilov, president of the self-declared republic of South Ossetia, said he had laid out the plans...

    [Ticker] Ukrainians received most EU residence permits in 2014
    Oct20

    [Ticker] Ukrainians received most EU residence permits in 2014

    302,800 Ukrainians received a residence permit in an EU country in 2014, according to Eurostat. They were the main beneficiaries of the 2.3 million permits issued, ahead of US citizens (199,200), Chinese (169,700) and Indians (134,900). The UK issues the most permits, ahead of Poland, Germany and France. …read more Source:...

    South Ossetia Region Considers Vote to Join Russia
    Oct20

    South Ossetia Region Considers Vote to Join Russia

    The breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia said it plans a Crimean-style referendum on joining Russia, drawing a furious riposte from Tbilisi over a move that risks inflaming the Kremlin’s already frayed relations with the West. Leonid Tibilov, president of the self-declared republic of South Ossetia, said he had laid out the plans...

    Russia-Ukraine Airline Ban To Be Lifted? Cross-Country Flights Stopped Amid Sanctions, Conflict
    Oct20

    Russia-Ukraine Airline Ban To Be Lifted? Cross-Country Flights Stopped Amid Sanctions, Conflict

    Russian aviation authorities want to hold discussions with their Ukrainian counterparts aimed at lifting a ban on commercial flights between the two countries, Deputy Transport Minister Valery Okulov reportedly said Tuesday. Flights between the two countries had completely stopped in September as Moscow and Kiev sought to reinforce sanctions...

    Nadiya Savchenko’s Sister Arrives in Russia Despite Entry Ban Warnings
    Oct20

    Nadiya Savchenko’s Sister Arrives in Russia Despite Entry Ban Warnings

    Vera Savchenko, a sister of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, has been allowed to enter Russia. …read more Source:...

    Mostly Russians, Turkish and Ukrainians granted right of Bulgarian residence in 2014
    Oct20

    Mostly Russians, Turkish and Ukrainians granted right of Bulgarian residence in 2014

    During the past year Bulgaria granted the right of permanent residence to a total of 8795 nationals of non-EU countries. This has been announced by the European Commission, quoting data by Eurostat. Most often, the right of permanent residence in Bulgaria was given to Russians (3307), Turkish (2347), and Ukrainians (598 persons). One third of the...