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    Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine discuss bilateral trade prospects in view of EAEU accession
    Aug21

    Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine discuss bilateral trade prospects in view of EAEU accession

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    Kung fu tourism: foreigners learn at China school
    Aug21

    Kung fu tourism: foreigners learn at China school

    A kung fu master (C) training with his students at the kung fu academy in Qufu, Shandong province. (AFP/Fred Dufour)In the countryside outside the birthplace of the Chinese sage Confucius, 35 students — the vast majority of them foreigners — battle the elements as well as exhaustion at a remote kung fu training academy.The students in...

    Russia goes ahead with sale of advanced S-300 missiles to Iran
    Aug21

    Russia goes ahead with sale of advanced S-300 missiles to Iran

    SEVASTOPOL, Crimea – International sanctions banning the arms shipments to Iran notwithstanding, Russia has said it will go ahead with its plan to sell advanced S-300 surface-to-air missiles to the Is …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine’s military casualties rise despite fall in clashes
    Aug21

    Ukraine’s military casualties rise despite fall in clashes

    The number of casualties among government troops fighting pro-independence rebels in eastern Ukraine continues rising, despite a significant drop in clashes, Ukrainian military authorities said Thursday. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine clashes
    Aug21

    Ukraine clashes

    KIEV: Kiev on Thursday said four soldiers had been killed and 14 injured in renewed clashes with pro-Russian insurgents in the former Soviet country s …read more Source: The News...

    NATO’s Line in the Ukrainian Sand
    Aug20

    NATO’s Line in the Ukrainian Sand

    NATO made an official statement warning Russia against pressing further into Ukrainian territory when the alliance’s 28 members met to discuss the ongoing war in eastern Ukraine, which has seen a sharp uptick in violence in the past month. Shelling around Mariupol, a key port city on the Sea of Azov that analysts say would be Russia’s...

    Remains of WWII German soldiers found in Kiev
    Aug20

    Remains of WWII German soldiers found in Kiev

    MOSCOW: A Ukrainian newspaper says Ukrainian and German servicemen have found remains of about 200 German soldiers buried in Kiev during the German occupation in World War II. The Segodnya newspaper reported that Ukrainians and Germans have been engaged in the search for three weeks near a cemetery on the banks of the Dniepr in Kiev where 1,500...

    Former boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. asks Vladimir Putin for Russian citizenship
    Aug20

    Former boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. asks Vladimir Putin for Russian citizenship

    Jared M. FeldschreiberSEVASTOPOL, Ukraine, Aug. 20 (UPI) — Former heavyweight world boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. met with Russian President Vladimir Putin Wednesday for a brief meeting in Sevastopol, Crimea. …read more Source: United Press...

    US launches largest Allied airborne drills since the Cold War
    Aug20

    US launches largest Allied airborne drills since the Cold War

    Earlier this week, 4,800 soldiers from 11 NATO nations converged on Germany’s Hohenfels Training Area for “Swift Response 15,” the largest allied airborne drills since the end of Cold War, which will continue until September 13. The NATO allies will be training in various locations in Germany and Bulgaria, “to integrate...

    Ukraine crisis: Both sides accused of concealing weapons from inspectors and discreetly shifting them to the front line in violation of ceasefire
    Aug20

    Ukraine crisis: Both sides accused of concealing weapons from inspectors and discreetly shifting them to the front line in violation of ceasefire

    The international watchdog monitoring the conflict in eastern Ukraine is increasingly powerless to act in the face of escalating hostilities as its officials become the targets of death threats, violent attacks and a systematic campaign of intimidation, its deputy chief has revealed. …read more Source: The...