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    Stalin portraits and Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine’s rebel regions
    Oct19

    Stalin portraits and Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine’s rebel regions

    DONETSK, Ukraine – Three portraits of former Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin are on display in the centre of Donetsk, the rebel capital of eastern Ukraine, as the separatist authorities fuel a mood of Soviet nostalgia.The portraits, adorning a main square, seem to go down well with one young woman walking past.”I think the portraits of...

    CIS Leaders’ Meeting in Burabai Addresses Security Challenges
    Oct19

    CIS Leaders’ Meeting in Burabai Addresses Security Challenges

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. BURABAI – President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev chaired a meeting of the Heads of State Council of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in Burabai, Kazakhstan, on Oct. 16, which focused intensively on security challenges such as terrorism. The...

    Major World Economic Trends and Kazakhstan’s Anti-Crisis Strategy
    Oct19

    Major World Economic Trends and Kazakhstan’s Anti-Crisis Strategy

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. The world economy, according to the latest estimates, greatly slowed its growth pace, which is significantly below expectations. In June 2015, the World Bank published its data on global growth in 2014, which it estimated to be only 2.6 percent, while the...

    Stalin portraits emerge in heart of Ukraine’s rebel-held territory
    Oct19

    Stalin portraits emerge in heart of Ukraine’s rebel-held territory

    Soviet nostalgia rules as images of the former dictator go on display in the centre of Donetsk, the rebel capital of eastern Ukraine once called StalinoThree portraits of the former Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin are on display in the centre of Donetsk, the rebel capital of eastern Ukraine, as the separatist authorities fuel a mood of Soviet...

    Putin’s foreign legion
    Oct19

    Putin’s foreign legion

    The New York Times praises the efficiency of Vladimir Putin’s military modernization on daily display over the skies of Syria. No big surprise here. The Soviet Union showed that a totalitarian state can concentrate its limited resources on the military, weak economy or not. The Times article, however, misses the point that Putin’s...

    Pleasure boat
    Oct19

    Pleasure boat

    ODESSA, Ukraine: The captain of an overloaded pleasure boat which sank in the Black Sea near the Ukrainian city of Odessa has been detained, officials …read more Source: The News...

    Chelsea’s Mourinho wary of ‘psychological issues’ in Kiev
    Oct19

    Chelsea’s Mourinho wary of ‘psychological issues’ in Kiev

    KIEV – Jose Mourinho’s erratic Chelsea team tackle Dynamo Kiev in Ukraine on Tuesday knowing defeat would seriously complicate their chances of progressing from Champions League Group G. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Chelsea’s Mourinho wary of ‘psychological issues’ in Kiev
    Oct19

    Chelsea’s Mourinho wary of ‘psychological issues’ in Kiev

    Kiev (AFP) – Jose Mourinho’s erratic Chelsea team tackle Dynamo Kiev in Ukraine on Tuesday knowing defeat would seriously complicate their chances of progressing from Champions League Group G.Chelsea eased some of the pressure on Mourinho by beating Aston Villa 2-0 in the Premier League on Saturday, but go into Tuesday’s game on...

    Mourinho wary of ‘psychological issues’ in Kiev
    Oct19

    Mourinho wary of ‘psychological issues’ in Kiev

    KIEV: Jose Mourinho’s erratic Chelsea team tackle Dynamo Kiev in Ukraine on Tuesday knowing defeat would seriously complicate their chances of progressing from Champions League Group G. …read more Source: New Straits...

    VIDEO: UK Ukraine rebel: ‘I’m not a terrorist’
    Oct19

    VIDEO: UK Ukraine rebel: ‘I’m not a terrorist’

    A British man speaks to the BBC about his decision to travel to eastern Ukraine to fight with pro-Russian forces. …read more Source:...