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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    The Ministry of Justice is Looking for Translators
    Aug05

    The Ministry of Justice is Looking for Translators

    The Ministry of Justice seeks a contractor “Performing written and oral specialized official translations” worth BGN 366,000, VAT included. More than BGN 300,000 of them are for written translations, and the others for oral translations, reported BGNES. The term of the contract is two years. The Justice Ministry specified that the...

    Russia slams new EU bans over Crimea gas turbines as ‘unfriendly’
    Aug05

    Russia slams new EU bans over Crimea gas turbines as ‘unfriendly’

    The Russian Foreign Ministry censures new EU sanctions against Moscow over the delivery of gas turbines to Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Monasteries in the Central Balkan National Park – a breath of fresh air and a journey into the past
    Aug05

    Monasteries in the Central Balkan National Park – a breath of fresh air and a journey into the past

    There are no broad roads leading to the monasteries in the Central Balkan National Park. You might drive past them for years without knowing it, until one day fortuity, or curiosity, a glance at a beautiful landscape or an invitation from a friend might cause you to swerve from the beaten track and follow a narrow mountain road, leading up to a...

    Making sense out of South Sudan unprecedented politics
    Aug05

    Making sense out of South Sudan unprecedented politics

    By Lako Jada Kwajok Before the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, the world was bipolar regarding political alliances. America was the leading superpower of the Western bloc of nations while the Soviet Union controlled the Eastern bloc with an iron fist. The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) was never a match to any of the two camps. It never...

    Tennis: Wimbledon champ Muguruza storms into Stanford semis
    Aug05

    Tennis: Wimbledon champ Muguruza storms into Stanford semis

    LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza swept into the semi-finals of the WTA hardcourt tournament at Stanford on Friday with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Ana Konjuh.Spanish top seed Muguruza needed just 62 minutes to get past the fifth-seeded Croatian, breaking Konjuhs serve five times and never trailing in their first career...

    Colonialism Applied to Europe: Review of Mazower’s “Hitler’s Empire”
    Aug05

    Colonialism Applied to Europe: Review of Mazower’s “Hitler’s Empire”

    By Branko MilanovicMark Mazower’s “Hitler’s Empire: How the Nazis Ruled Europe” is a magisterial book.I read it on vacation, and it is not a book I would suggest you take with you to the beach — unless you want to spoil your vacation. But once you have made such a choice, you cannot stop reading it, and the book will stay with you...

    Isa Akberbayev KO’s Ukrainian fighter, claims WBA title
    Aug05

    Isa Akberbayev KO’s Ukrainian fighter, claims WBA title

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Kazakh boxer Isa Akberbayev beat his opponent in the boxing night in the Russian city of Sochi, Sports.kz refers to the “Profi Boxing of Kazakhstan” VK group. …read more Source:...

    Trump, Macron discuss increasing cooperation in Syria and Iraq
    Aug05

    Trump, Macron discuss increasing cooperation in Syria and Iraq

    WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump discussed increasing cooperation in the ongoing crises in Syria and Iraq in a telephone call with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Friday. The two leaders also spoke about “countering Iranian malign influence,” according to a readout of the call provided by the White House. On the issue...

    Multilateral development banks increase financing for CIS projects
    Aug05

    Multilateral development banks increase financing for CIS projects

    BISHKEK (TCA) — Multilateral development banks (MDBs) increased financing for Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) projects, including in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, in Q2 2017 compared to Q1 2017 by 125% or up to US $2.36 billion, according to the Review of Investment Activities of Multilateral...

    Ukraine Takes Legal Action Against German Band Over Crimea Concert
    Aug05

    Ukraine Takes Legal Action Against German Band Over Crimea Concert

    Ukrainian prosecutors had begun legal proceedings against the German techno band Scooter, and it faces significant legal consequences for performing at a festival in Crimea on August 4, the Ukrainian ambassador to Germany said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...