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    China Says no Mining in its Immediate Plans for Antarctica
    May22

    China Says no Mining in its Immediate Plans for Antarctica

    BEIJING — China plans to expand its scientific research in Antarctica in coming years amid worries over the area’s susceptibility to climate change, but has no immediate plans to mine or develop natural resources that could be exposed as the ice cap shrinks, government officials said Monday. China’s growing interest in the frozen...

    Russia launches wide-ranging trade dispute against Ukraine at WTO
    May22

    Russia launches wide-ranging trade dispute against Ukraine at WTO

    MOSCOW-Russia has launched a wide-ranging trade complaint against Ukraine, saying it is facing a “universe of restrictions, prohibitions, requirements and procedures”, a World Trade Organization statement said on Monday. , The alleged breaches of the trade rules affect trade in goods and services from Russia, as well as transit, the...

    Russia launches wide-ranging trade dispute against Ukraine at WTO
    May22

    Russia launches wide-ranging trade dispute against Ukraine at WTO

    Russia has launched a wide-ranging trade complaint against Ukraine, saying it is facing a “universe of restrictions, prohibitions, requirements and procedures”, a World Trade Organization statement said Monday …read more Source: The Daily...

    48.6% increase in tourist arrivals in March: CAPMAS
    May22

    48.6% increase in tourist arrivals in March: CAPMAS

    The number of tourist arrivals from around the world reached 654,900 during March, compared to 440,700 during March 2016, an increase of 48,6%, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). CAPMAS said that Western Europe sent the largest number of tourists to Egypt, accounting for 31.9%, and that Germany held...

    EU Decision To Grant Visa-Free Travel To Ukrainians Becomes Official
    May22

    EU Decision To Grant Visa-Free Travel To Ukrainians Becomes Official

    The European Union’s decision granting visa liberalization for Ukraine has been published in the EU’s official journal, paving the way for the visa-free regime to enter into force on 11 June, 20 days after its publication on May 22. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. may convert many overseas military grants to loans
    May22

    U.S. may convert many overseas military grants to loans

    An internal memo names Pakistan, Tunisia, Lebanon, Ukraine, Colombia, Philippines and Vietnam as among countries that could be affected. …read more Source:...

    Exhibition of photographs from the Kiev Pechersk Lavra
    May22

    Exhibition of photographs from the Kiev Pechersk Lavra

    An exhibition of photographs from the Kiev Pechersk Lavra, the cave monastery complex which is one of the most important religious shrines in Ukraine. the exhibition, which opens in the Macedonian Archaeological Museum, is organized by the Ukrainian embassy and the Macedonian Culture Ministry. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Ukraine tells Canada, ‘Thank God, we are not alone’ in trying to figure out Trump
    May22

    Ukraine tells Canada, ‘Thank God, we are not alone’ in trying to figure out Trump

    Ukrainian politicians have appealed to their Canadian counterparts to help “educate” the Trump administration on the geopolitical importance of their country. It comes at a time when Canadians face troubles of their own getting through to the new American president. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine tells Canada, ‘Thank God, we are not alone’ in trying to figure out Trump
    May22

    Ukraine tells Canada, ‘Thank God, we are not alone’ in trying to figure out Trump

    Ukrainian politicians have appealed to their Canadian counterparts to help “educate” the Trump administration on the geopolitical importance of their country. It comes at a time when Canadians face troubles of their own getting through to the new American president. …read more Source:...

    Putin’s Shadow Cabinet and the Bridge to Crimea
    May22

    Putin’s Shadow Cabinet and the Bridge to Crimea

    In the spring of 2014, President Vladimir Putin delivered an address in St. George Hall, a chandeliered ballroom in the Kremlin, to celebrate the annexation of the Crimean Peninsula. “Crimea has always been an integral part of Russia in the hearts and minds of our people,” he declared, to a standing ovation. Despite Putin’s triumphal...