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    Authorities ready to implement free-visa policy for additional 84 countries
    Jan05

    Authorities ready to implement free-visa policy for additional 84 countries

    Foreign tourists arrive at Ulee Lheu Port in Banda Aceh Aceh on Jan. 2 after visiting Weh Island in Sabang regency. The government has made the nationals of another 84 countries eligle for free visas, bringing the total to 174 nationalities in a bid to boost tourism. (Antara/Irwansyah Putra)Immigration officials are ready to implement a free-visa...

    Ukraine rejects services of Azerspace-1
    Jan05

    Ukraine rejects services of Azerspace-1

    Programs are broadcasted via satellite “Amos-3” (4°W). …read more Source: News.Az

    Deliberate acts cause more airline deaths than crashes
    Jan05

    Deliberate acts cause more airline deaths than crashes

    This photo released by the Prime Minister’s office shows the tail of a Metrojet plane that crashed in Hassana, Egypt on Oct. 31, 2015. There were more airline deaths worldwide due to deliberate acts in 2015 than to accidental air crashes for the second year in a row, according to an industry tally. (Suliman el-Oteify/Egyptian Prime...

    Ukraine on track for Hopman Cup final
    Jan05

    Ukraine on track for Hopman Cup final

    PERTH (AUSTRALIA) – Alexandr Dolgopolov put Ukraine within reach of their second Hopman Cup final with an impressive singles win on Tuesday in the mixed teams event in Perth. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    4 things to expect from Europe in 2016
    Jan05

    4 things to expect from Europe in 2016

    GettyIn addition to the continuation of current crises, Europe will face new matters of contention in 2016. Nationalism and fragmentation within the EU will keep growing, including on the Brexit issue. When we look back at the major challenges that Europe has faced in 2015, it seems that a few of these have moved into the frozen category. The...

    Russia’s Deputy PM: Russia starts supplies of gas to Ukraine’s Genichesk
    Jan05

    Russia’s Deputy PM: Russia starts supplies of gas to Ukraine’s Genichesk

    Earlier in the day, Putin ordered to consider a possibility of Russian gas supplies to Genichesk at the request of the city mayor amid very heavy frosts. …read more Source:...

    Cyberattack In Ukraine Said To Be First To Cause Big Power Outage
    Jan05

    Cyberattack In Ukraine Said To Be First To Cause Big Power Outage

    Highly destructive computer malware infected power authorities in Ukraine last week and caused a power failure that affected hundreds of thousands of homes, researchers said January 4. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Eastern Ukrainian villages change hands despite truce (AFP)
    Jan05

    Eastern Ukrainian villages change hands despite truce (AFP)

    Pavlopil (Ukraine) (AFP) – Clashes between pro-Russian rebels and government forces in eastern Ukraine have dwindled but villages in the buffer zone around the frontline have been surreptitiously changing hands, raising fears that the tenuous ceasefire could unravel. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine utility cyber attack wider than reported
    Jan05

    Ukraine utility cyber attack wider than reported

    KIEV: A central European security software firm said on Monday that a cyber attack last month in Ukraine was broader than initially reported last week when the nation’s secret police blamed a power outage on Russia. Western Ukraine power company Prykarpattyaoblenergo reported an outage on Dec. 23, saying the area affected included regional...

    Eastern Ukrainian villages change hands despite truce
    Jan05

    Eastern Ukrainian villages change hands despite truce

    PAVLOPIL, Ukraine – Clashes between pro-Russian rebels and government forces in eastern Ukraine have dwindled but villages in the buffer zone around the frontline have been surreptitiously changing hands, raising fears that the tenuous ceasefire could unravel. Ukraine’s blue and yellow flag was hoisted in December in the sleepy village...