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    NATO ‘condemns’ Russia bridge to Moscow-annexed Crimea
    May16

    NATO ‘condemns’ Russia bridge to Moscow-annexed Crimea

    They have said it violates Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity …read more Source: Standard...

    Hockey hosts: Home side looking to stick it to the Europeans
    May16

    Hockey hosts: Home side looking to stick it to the Europeans

    You know you’re in for a challenge if you’re in a country in which you have to call your sport ‘field hockey’. In many lands – mostly warm ones with some sort of British colonial past – the term ‘hockey’ will suffice. But given its recent success on the ice, particularly in the NHL where over ten of its countrymen...

    US Envoy to Ukraine Anticipates Russian Return to Talks
    May16

    US Envoy to Ukraine Anticipates Russian Return to Talks

    Amid rumors among Russian media outlets that Moscow’s top envoy to Ukrainian peace negotiations has resigned, the top U.S. interlocutor says he expects Russia to return to the table with a peacekeeping proposal. U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker, who last met with his Russian counterpart Vladislav Surkov in...

    The Trump Tower meeting at the center of the Russia investigation, explained
    May16

    The Trump Tower meeting at the center of the Russia investigation, explained

    What happened when Don Jr., Paul Manafort, and Jared Kushner took that meeting? What really happened at Trump Tower on June 9, 2016? The answer to this question could be the key to understanding whether Trump’s team colluded with the Russians — or whether the whole Trump-Russia scandal really is, as participants claim, a nothingburger. On...

    Traffic opens on bridge linking southern Russia with Crimea
    May16

    Traffic opens on bridge linking southern Russia with Crimea

    A long-anticipated bridge linking Russia’s Taman Peninsula with Crimea has opened for regular traffic …read more Source: ABC...

    Traffic opens on bridge linking southern Russia with Crimea
    May16

    Traffic opens on bridge linking southern Russia with Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) — A long-anticipated bridge linking Russia’s Taman Peninsula with Crimea has opened for regular traffic.Car traffic across the 19-kilometer (11.8-mile) bridge began Wednesday, and it’s set to open for trucks in the fall…. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Putin opens new bridge to Crimea, provoking Ukraine, Western ire
    May16

    Putin opens new bridge to Crimea, provoking Ukraine, Western ire

    President Vladimir Putin drew condemnation from the US, Europe and Ukraine on Tuesday (15 May) after he opened a new bridge linking mainland Russia and Moscow-annexed Crimea by driving a truck across it to the peninsula. Putin dressed in jeans and a casual jacket was shown by Russian state television behind the wheel of a construction truck to...

    US Special Envoy at Ukraine Frontlines
    May16

    US Special Envoy at Ukraine Frontlines

    Ukraine’s war with Russian-backed separatist rebels in the east of the country is entering its fifth year. Since February, there has been an uptick in fighting along the 450-kilometer contact line. VOA joined the United States’ Special Envoy for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker, along with U.S. ambassador Marie Yovanovitch on a trip...

    Europe’s Counterpunch to America Over the Iran Deal
    May16

    Europe’s Counterpunch to America Over the Iran Deal

    Donald Trump may have inadvertently done Europe a favor. By unilaterally and definitively violating the Iran nuclear deal, the Trump administration is galvanizing Europeans in unprecedented ways to challenge the capricious use of U.S. secondary sanctions and American dominance of the global financial system. These sanctions—which threaten to...

    With the support of Beeline, Armenia Art Fair was held in Yerevan
    May16

    With the support of Beeline, Armenia Art Fair was held in Yerevan

    ArmInfo. Beeline sponsored the first annual art exhibition Armenia Art Fair, which was held in Yerevan from May 11 to May 14, 2018. As the press service of the company informs, works of modern painting, sculpture, video art, installation and photography by 150 art historians from Armenia, the countries of the former Soviet Union, Great Britain,...