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    Crimean Tatar Leader Given Two-Year Sentence For ‘Separatism’
    Sep29

    Crimean Tatar Leader Given Two-Year Sentence For ‘Separatism’

    Russian-appointed judges found Crimean Tatar Leader Ilmi Umerov guilty and sentenced him to two years in a penal colony for his opposition to Russia’s takeover of the Crimean Peninsula. (RFE/RL’s Crimea Realities) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Says to Resume Cybersecurity Cooperation With US When Washington Ready
    Sep29

    Russia Says to Resume Cybersecurity Cooperation With US When Washington Ready

    Russia said on Friday it will resume its cooperation with the United States on cybersecurity as soon as Washington is ready, corresponding proposals have been passed onto the US side. “We are ready for dialogue with the US side on this issue. We have accumulated positive experience in this aspect. The cooperation will resume as soon as Washington...

    CPJ Urges Ukraine To Free Uzbek Journalist Sought By Uzbekistan
    Sep29

    CPJ Urges Ukraine To Free Uzbek Journalist Sought By Uzbekistan

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called on Ukrainian authorities to release Uzbek journalist Narzullo Okhunjonov from detention, allow him to remain in Ukraine, and reject any request to extradite him. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Spotlight on security at Ukraine ammunition depots as Kalynivka fire rages
    Sep29

    Spotlight on security at Ukraine ammunition depots as Kalynivka fire rages

    Ukraine’s capability to secure its own weapons caches is under scrutiny, with military investigators revealing lax practices at the warehouse where a fire broke out. The blaze forced thousands of people to flee. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine rules out sabotage after blasts at ammo depot
    Sep29

    Ukraine rules out sabotage after blasts at ammo depot

    Ukraine’s military officials have described blasts at an ammunition depot as a “huge blow,” but dismissed reports of foreign sabotage in the incident that forced the evacuation of thousands of people. …read more Source: Iran...

    Thousands Evacuated after Ukraine Arms Depot Blast
    Sep29

    Thousands Evacuated after Ukraine Arms Depot Blast

    TEHRAN (FNA)- More than 30,000 people have been evacuated in Ukraine’s central Vinnytsia region after a huge arms depot storing missiles caught fire and exploded, in what authorities said was a possible act of “sabotage”. …read more Source: Fars News...

    Ukraine Security Chief Says Depot Blasts Dealt ‘Big Blow’ To Combat Capability
    Sep29

    Ukraine Security Chief Says Depot Blasts Dealt ‘Big Blow’ To Combat Capability

    Explosions at two large Ukrainian military depots this year have caused losses of ammunition so high that they represent the biggest blow to Ukraine’s combat capability since the start of the conflict with Russia-backed separatists in 2014, a senior security official said on September 28 in Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Japanese tourism inflow to Egypt expected to increase: Deputy Tourism Minister
    Sep29

    Japanese tourism inflow to Egypt expected to increase: Deputy Tourism Minister

    Deputy Minister of Tourism Adla Ragab, said that the chances of increasing Japanese tourism to Egypt are very high, with flights from EgyptAir between Japan and Luxor. Ragab added that Japanese tourism to Egypt is considered one of the most important wishing to visit the archaeological areas in Luxor and Aswan with higher expenditure rates of...

    South Sudan lauds Ukraine over denial of arm dealings
    Sep29

    South Sudan lauds Ukraine over denial of arm dealings

    September 28, 2017 (JUBA/NAIROBI) – South Sudan government on Thursday welcomed a statement by the Ukrainian government, denying that its state service of export control did not permit any company involved in arms deal to export arms to any nation, including South Sudan. S. Sudan cabinet affairs minister Martin Elia Lomoro (Photo KT Press)...

    Arms depot blasts hitting Ukraine
    Sep29

    Arms depot blasts hitting Ukraine

    KIEV: The destruction of two ammunition depots this year have dealt the biggest blow to Ukraine’s combat capability since the start of its separatist conflict, security and military officials said on Thursday. Massive explosions at a military depot in the Vynnytsya region, 270 km (170 miles) west of Kiev, forced the authorities to evacuate...