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    NATO Special Representative says challenges emerging from “Russia’s aggressive actions in Ukraine” are most important to the Alliance
    Dec16

    NATO Special Representative says challenges emerging from “Russia’s aggressive actions in Ukraine” are most important to the Alliance

    Challenges in the South – mainly in the Middle East and North Africa, and in the east that have emerged from Russia’s aggressive actions in Ukraine are most important to NATO. The Alliance will keep these issues in the focus of attention within the coming year, James Appathurai, the NATO Secretary General’s Special...

    Visible and invisible part
    Dec16

    Visible and invisible part

    “Politics is not a hysteria. Is the politics mathematics?” One of the publicist living in Ukraine, Vitali Portnikov, has come to such a conclusion, commenting on Saakashvili-Avakov conflict. The governor of Odessa region, Ukraine, and the minister of interior affairs of the same country have argued on the following: How are you going to privatize...

    Russia, U.S. clear way for Syria meeting after Kerry Moscow talks
    Dec16

    Russia, U.S. clear way for Syria meeting after Kerry Moscow talks

    “Despite our countries’ differences, we have demonstrated that when the US and Russia pull together in the same direction, progress can be made,” Lavrov saidKerry says Russia, U.S. can work together on SyriaKerry says to go to Moscow next week for Syria, Ukraine talks …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    Russia’s Nadezhda Pavlova wins Grand Prix of Christmas Singing Competition
    Dec16

    Russia’s Nadezhda Pavlova wins Grand Prix of Christmas Singing Competition

    Nadezhda Pavlova of Russia won the Grand Prix of the Second Minsk International Christmas Singing Competition. Mikhail Malafiy from Ukraine was awarded the first prize. The second prize went to Belarusian Viktor Mendelev, and the third prize to Russian Yelena Stikhina. …read more Source:...

    Beeline Armenia: Changing tariff plan to  “Smart” becomes easier
    Dec16

    Beeline Armenia: Changing tariff plan to “Smart” becomes easier

    From now on, Beeline prepaid subscribers can change their tariff plan to Smart by taking these actions: Smart 1500- *505#, Smart 2500-*605#, Smart 3500-*705#, Smart 990-*405#. After the transition, the activating commands are: Smart 1500- *515#, Smart 2500-*615#, Smart 3500-*715#, Smart 990-*415#. We launched Smart tariff plans this year and...

    Ukrainian lawmaker: Russia oppressing Crimean Turks
    Dec16

    Ukrainian lawmaker: Russia oppressing Crimean Turks

    – Mustafa Dzhemilev says Russia stepped up persecution after downing of Russian plane by Turkey …read more Source: World...

    Ukrainian Interior Minister throws glass at Saakashvili
    Dec16

    Ukrainian Interior Minister throws glass at Saakashvili

    During a Ukrainian National Reform Council meeting late on December 14, the country’s Interior Minister Arsen Avakov threw a glass of water at the reformist Governor Odessa and former president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili, who accused both Avakov and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk of having links to corruption schemes. …read more...

    Security subgroup of Ukraine contact group agrees on 12 priority demining zones
    Dec16

    Security subgroup of Ukraine contact group agrees on 12 priority demining zones

    He reminded that the subgroup planned to solve this issue by 22 December; however, it managed to arrive at a decision on 15 December “It is very important as people are dying because of mines on the line of contact,” the OSCE special representative added. …read more Source:...

    Syria civil war: John Kerry calls for common ground with Russia on Syria, Ukraine
    Dec16

    Syria civil war: John Kerry calls for common ground with Russia on Syria, Ukraine

    Syria civil war: US Secretary of State John Kerry, left, speaks with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015. The United States and Russia need to find “common ground” to end Syria’s civil war and restore stability in eastern Ukraine, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said...

    Draft document on amnesty presented to Ukraine working group on political affairs
    Dec16

    Draft document on amnesty presented to Ukraine working group on political affairs

    The working group on political affairs continued the discussion on the modalities of local elections in some districts of Donetsk and Lugansk Oblasts. …read more Source:...