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    Israeli man shot dead near synagogue in Kiev
    Aug25

    Israeli man shot dead near synagogue in Kiev

    The Brodsky Synagogue in Kiev, Ukraine. (Wikimedia Commons) (JTA) — An Israeli man was found shot dead near a Kiev synagogue in what is believed to have been a robbery rather than an anti-Semitic incident. The body of Sachroch Torsonov, 29, of Jerusalem, was found late Wednesday night near the Brodsky Synagogue in the center of the Ukrainian...

    More tourists from Kiev, Istanbul, Paris come to Astana after EXPO opening
    Aug25

    More tourists from Kiev, Istanbul, Paris come to Astana after EXPO opening

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Since June 10, the start of the Astana Expo 2017 international specialized exhibition, till August 10, the passenger traffic has increased on such international routes as Astana-Kiev (+28%), Astana-Istanbul (+23%), Astana – Paris (+21%), the Civil Aviation Committee of the Kazakh Ministry of Investment and Development...

    Mattis: Trump Administration Considering Lethal Defensive Aid for Ukraine
    Aug25

    Mattis: Trump Administration Considering Lethal Defensive Aid for Ukraine

    The Trump administration is considering sending lethal defensive aid to Ukraine, defense secretary Jim Mattis said during a visit there Thursday. “On the defensive lethal weapons, we are actively reviewing it,” Mattis said at a press conference with Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko. on WeeklyStandard.com …read more Source: The...

    Slovak Nafta eyes Ukrainian gas
    Aug25

    Slovak Nafta eyes Ukrainian gas

    The company has showed interest in joining the Yuzgas firm …read more Source: The Slovak...

    Could sending lethal weapons to Ukraine bring peace?
    Aug25

    Could sending lethal weapons to Ukraine bring peace?

    Former Deputy Secretary General of NATO Alexander Vershbow told DW the alliance remains committed to Ukrainian sovereignty. But as talks with Russia remain at a stalemate, he says other options must be explored. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine sting operation of North Korean spies stealing missile plans caught on camera
    Aug25

    Ukraine sting operation of North Korean spies stealing missile plans caught on camera

    August 25, 2017 12:53 PMWASHINGTON – Ukraine has released footage of two North Korean spies photographing what they thought were top-secret missile designs in a sting operation, as the country seeks to dispel claims that Pyongyang may have used designs stolen or originating from Ukraine in its development of intercontinental missile...

    Washington mulls supplying Ukraine with lethal weapons
    Aug25

    Washington mulls supplying Ukraine with lethal weapons

    The US is considering supplying lethal arms to Ukraine, US Defense Secretary James Mattis has stated during a visit to Kiev. Washington has also agreed to supply Ukraine with an additional $175 million worth of equipment. “I would also point out that on defensive lethal weapons – we are actively reviewing it,” Mattis said at […] …read more...

    A Specialized Team in Burgas Destroyed the Naval Mine Near the ‘Coral’ Beach
    Aug21

    A Specialized Team in Burgas Destroyed the Naval Mine Near the ‘Coral’ Beach

    A specialized team in Burgas yesterday destroyed the naval mine which was found near the Coral beach in Tsarevo, the Ministry of Defense announced, quoted by BGNES. The actions of the team were lead by Captain lll rank Krasimir Ivanov. The naval mine is from type ‘’mining defender” and was about 30 meters away from the coastline....

    Another death on Mont Blanc amid attempts to crack down on under-equipped climbers
    Aug21

    Another death on Mont Blanc amid attempts to crack down on under-equipped climbers

    The death of a Ukrainian climber on Mont Blanc marks another fatal accident in a series that have recently occurred on western Europe’s highest peak. …read more Source: The Local...

    U.S. Envoy On Ukraine Conflict To Meet With Russian Counterpart In Minsk
    Aug21

    U.S. Envoy On Ukraine Conflict To Meet With Russian Counterpart In Minsk

    The new U.S. special envoy for efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Kurt Volker, is expected to meet with a Russian representative on August 21 in the Belarusian capital, Minsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...