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    U.S. puts  Ukraine-related sanctions against 34 individuals, entities
    Dec23

    U.S. puts Ukraine-related sanctions against 34 individuals, entities

    “Today’s steps support the U.S. commitment to seek a diplomatic resolution to the crisis in Ukraine,” the Treasury said in a statement. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia’s new Islamic airline takes off _ with a prayer
    Dec23

    Malaysia’s new Islamic airline takes off _ with a prayer

    In this Tuesday photo, a Rayani Air flight crew demonstrates a safety brief before departure at the Sultan Ismail Petra Airport in Kelantan, Malaysia. Malaysia’s Rayani Air took to the skies over the weekend with a clear bailiwick. It is the country’s first Islamic airline, offering flights that adhere to Islamic rules including...

    US sanctions 34 new individuals, entities over Ukraine
    Dec23

    US sanctions 34 new individuals, entities over Ukraine

    A sanctio list by the US includes those who breached existing sanctions, separatists and former Ukrainian government officials …read more Source: World...

    Malaysia’s new Islamic airline Rayani Air takes off with a prayer
    Dec23

    Malaysia’s new Islamic airline Rayani Air takes off with a prayer

    A Rayani Air flight crew walks down the aisle on board before departure at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 in Sepang, Malaysia. Malaysia’s Rayani Air took to the skies over the weekend with a clear bailiwick. It is the country’s first Islamic airline, offering flights that adhere to Islamic rules including prayers, no-alcohol,...

    Sajdik: Number of victims in Ukraine’s conflict zone significantly decreased in autumn 2015
    Dec23

    Sajdik: Number of victims in Ukraine’s conflict zone significantly decreased in autumn 2015

    “According to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, the number of civilian casualties dropped more than three times in September-November as against the three summer months,” Martin Sajdik said to the media. …read more Source:...

    Next meeting of contact group on Ukraine scheduled for 13 January
    Dec23

    Next meeting of contact group on Ukraine scheduled for 13 January

    There are plans to hold meetings of the contact group in Minsk on 13, 20, and 27 January 2016. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia’s new Islamic airline takes off _ with a prayer
    Dec23

    Malaysia’s new Islamic airline takes off _ with a prayer

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The short domestic flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s biggest city, begins with a recital of Prophet Muhammad’s supplication before his travel. The passengers — most of them Muslims — cup their hands, as a crew member murmurs a short prayer over the loudspeaker just before takeoff. Malaysia’s...

    Ukraine and insurgents reach 'New Year' truce
    Dec23

    Ukraine and insurgents reach 'New Year' truce

    Ukraine and insurgents have reached a vital “New Year” truce agreement that will go into effect at midnight on Tuesday in the hope of finally ending clashes in the state. …read more Source: VietNam...

    Transatlantic Caucus participants: December 2015
    Dec23

    Transatlantic Caucus participants: December 2015

    Find the article on POLITICO’s Transatlantic Caucus poll here and the full results of the poll here. András Baneth, Director of European Office, Public Affairs Council, Brussels Richard Bergström, Director-General, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA), Brussels Carl Bildt, Former Prime Minister and...

    12 Street Artists Transforming The Walls Of Iran
    Dec23

    12 Street Artists Transforming The Walls Of Iran

    “Graffiti is an absolute crime,” street artist CK1, face obscured by a black-and-white geometric mask, explains in the trailer for “Mutiny of Colours.” The documentary, still in progress and currently raising funds on IndieGogo, follows Iranian street artists spreading freedom, expression and love through visually striking...