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    The 10 most dangerous countries for tourists (photos)
    Jun08

    The 10 most dangerous countries for tourists (photos)

    The World Economic Forum recently released its Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report, which analyses the state of the travel and tourism sectors in 136 countries. The WEF also ranked the safety of each of those countries. This ranking measures the extent to which a country exposes tourists and businesses to security risks mainly related to...

    Estonian Railways skeptical about Kiev-Tallinn passenger train link
    Jun08

    Estonian Railways skeptical about Kiev-Tallinn passenger train link

    Commenting on a plan of Ukraine’s Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelyan to establish a train connection between Kiev and the capitals of the Baltic countries, the manager of the state owned railway company Estonian Railways expressed skepticism about the idea, writes LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    ‘We’ll Put An End to Putin’: Saakashvili Praises Chechen, Georgian Fighters In Ukraine
    Jun08

    ‘We’ll Put An End to Putin’: Saakashvili Praises Chechen, Georgian Fighters In Ukraine

    The former Georgian president and ex-governor of Odesa, Mikheil Saakashvili, has praised Chechen and Georgian fighters who are helping Ukrainian government forces battle Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. In an exclusive interview with RFE/RL’s North Caucasus Service on June 7 in Vienna, Saakashvili said Chechens and Georgians...

    Explosive device thrown into U.S. embassy compound in Kiev: police
    Jun08

    Explosive device thrown into U.S. embassy compound in Kiev: police

    Amman, June 8 (Petra)– A device exploded in the U. …read more Source: Jordan News Agency...

    Accord reached for MH17 relatives to watch victims’ final hours (AFP)
    Jun08

    Accord reached for MH17 relatives to watch victims’ final hours (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was downed over Ukraine in mid-2014 were given the green light Thursday to view final images of victims as they boarded the ill-fated flight. …read more Source: The West...

    Boxers from 8 countries to compete at Heydar Aliyev Cup in Nakhchivan
    Jun08

    Boxers from 8 countries to compete at Heydar Aliyev Cup in Nakhchivan

    Heydar Aliyev Cup 2017 boxing tournament will start in Nakhchivan on June 11. The tournament will bring together nearly 100 boxers from Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Hungary, Ukraine and Uzbekistan …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    The Scandal Hiding In Plain Sight
    Jun08

    The Scandal Hiding In Plain Sight

    “Perhaps the mystery is a little too plain,” said Dupin.“Oh, good heavens! Who ever heard of such an idea?”“A little too self-evident.”“Ha! ha! ha!—ha! ha! ha!—ho! ho! ho!”–Edgar Allan Poe, The Purloined Letter Today the major networks will all air former FBI director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee...

    Explosive device detonates on grounds of U.S. embassy in Kiev
    Jun08

    Explosive device detonates on grounds of U.S. embassy in Kiev

    Police in the Ukrainian capital Kiev said on Thursday someone has hurled an explosive device onto the grounds of the U.S. embassy. …read more Source: USA...

    There’s so much more about Trump to investigate than just Russia
    Jun08

    There’s so much more about Trump to investigate than just Russia

    Tax evasion, fraud, misuse of charitable funds… Donald Trump is facing tough questions this week over his campaign’s ties to Russia — and obstruction of justice for allegedly trying to intervene — but when it comes to investigating Trump, Russia is just the tip of the iceberg. We were reminded Tuesday afternoon just how vast...

    Small blast hits US Embassy in Kiev, no casualties
    Jun08

    Small blast hits US Embassy in Kiev, no casualties

    KIEV: A small blast hit the premises of the US Embassy in Kiev overnight after an unknown assailant lobbed an explosive device, Ukrainian police said on Thursday. No casualties were reported. “Investigators found that an unknown person threw an explosive device onto the territory of the diplomatic mission,” the police said in a statement. The US...