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    Parliament of Denmark adopts a resolution on Armenian Genocide
    Jan26

    Parliament of Denmark adopts a resolution on Armenian Genocide

    ArmInfo. At today’s plenary session, the Parliament of Denmark adopted a resolution on recognition of the Armenian Genocide. The document expresses regret over the fact that the legislation of Turkey bans the use of the term “genocide” when describing the events of early XX century, and makes it impossible to hold conferences...

    WATCH: Samantha Bee mocks President Donald Trump’s lackluster inaugural weekend
    Jan26

    WATCH: Samantha Bee mocks President Donald Trump’s lackluster inaugural weekend

    (Credit: TBS) Samantha Bee looked at President Trump’s inauguration on Wednesday night, and let’s just say she was unimpressed with the festivities. The “Full Frontal” host dedicated most of her opening monologue to Trump’s inaugural speech and the concert that was held for him the night before he was sworn in. “Friday the world...

    Russia Urged To Drop Charges Against Crimean Journalist
    Jan26

    Russia Urged To Drop Charges Against Crimean Journalist

    Human rights advocates and European lawmakers are calling on Russia to drop criminal charges against Mykola Semena, an RFE/RL contributor who is accused of separatism in a case supporters say is aimed at silencing criticism of Moscow’s seizure of Crimea from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Uzbekistan expands export deliveries to Ukraine
    Jan26

    Uzbekistan expands export deliveries to Ukraine

    Business circles of Uzbekistan and Ukraine signed bilateral agreements in the diplomatic mission of Uzbekistan in Kiev, aimed at increasing the volume of exports of the Uzbek producers. …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatar lawyer held over ‘extremist propaganda’ (AFP)
    Jan26

    Crimean Tatar lawyer held over ‘extremist propaganda’ (AFP)

    Simferopol (AFP) – Russian authorities in annexed Crimea on Thursday detained a Tatar lawyer for allegedly spreading “extremist propaganda”, activists said, the latest step in an official crackdown on the pro-Ukraine Muslim community. …read more Source: The West...

    Lukashenko calls to join efforts to solve difficult tasks in economy
    Jan26

    Lukashenko calls to join efforts to solve difficult tasks in economy

    “We did not have to pay much for independence: all nations fought, our brotherly Ukraine is fighting today. We will not be dragged into fighting. Belarus is a peace-loving nation. Maybe, God set these difficult tasks for us to understand what independence is. Only by joint efforts we can prevail. Thank God, the economy is the main field of our...

    The Morning Vertical, January 26, 2017
    Jan26

    The Morning Vertical, January 26, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian-Imposed Authorities Target Alleged Islamic Group Members In Crimea
    Jan26

    Russian-Imposed Authorities Target Alleged Islamic Group Members In Crimea

    The Russian-imposed authorities in Crimea said that security forces were conducting an operation targeting alleged members of Hizb ut-Tahrir, an Islamic group that is banned in Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    [Ticker] EU upholds sanctions on Russian missile-maker
    Jan26

    [Ticker] EU upholds sanctions on Russian missile-maker

    The EU’s top court rejected a bid by Russian arms maker Almaz-Antey to lift sanctions imposed in connection with the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Almaz-Antey, the makers of Buk missiles, one of which brought down Malaysian Airlines’ flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, was targeted by EU sanctions for undermining the territorial...

    Polish FM demands inquiry over vandalism at WWII memorials in Ukraine
    Jan26

    Polish FM demands inquiry over vandalism at WWII memorials in Ukraine

    Speaking over the phone with his Ukrainian counterpart, Poland’s foreign minister demanded an inquiry into vandalism that has taken place at a WWII memorial in central Ukraine. …read more Source: Polskie...