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    Meanwhile, in Ukraine: Kiev Mulls Severing Rail Traffic With Russia
    May25

    Meanwhile, in Ukraine: Kiev Mulls Severing Rail Traffic With Russia

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Ukrainian government mulls severing rail passenger traffic with Russia starting in July, a Russian newspaper said Thursday citing a source close to authorities in Kiev. “Ukraine is preparing to halt rail passenger traffic with Russia starting around July 1,” the source told the Kommersant newspaper. The reason for this is...

    President Trump to Meet With Anxious NATO and E.U. Leaders in Brussels
    May25

    President Trump to Meet With Anxious NATO and E.U. Leaders in Brussels

    (BRUSSELS) — Visiting a city he once called a “hellhole” to meet with the leaders of an alliance he threatened to abandon, President Donald Trump will be in the heart of Europe on Thursday to address a continent still reeling from his election and anxious about his support. Trump is slated to attend his first meeting of NATO, the decades-long...

    Mkhitaryan makes United history
    May25

    Mkhitaryan makes United history

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan made history for Manchester United with his UEFA Europa League final goal against Ajax, according to the cub’s official website. The second strike of United’s 2-0 win in Stockholm, expertly hooked home by the Armenian from Chris Smalling’s downward header following a corner, made him the only man ever to score...

    Fighting corruption, Ukraine starts to judge its judges
    May25

    Fighting corruption, Ukraine starts to judge its judges

    KIEV – Ukrainian judge Artur Yemelianov has acknowledged in an online declaration that he owns a Breguet watch worth nearly a third of his annual salary and keeps piles of cash. On Jan. 12 he was suspended for three months after prosecutors… …read more Source:...

    Russians discussed how to influence Trump via his aides: NYT
    May25

    Russians discussed how to influence Trump via his aides: NYT

    Retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, then-incoming White House national security adviser, speaks at the U.S. Institute of Peace ”2017 Passing the Baton” conference in Washington on January 10, 2017. Photo: Reuters/fileSenior Russian intelligence and political officials discussed how to influence Donald Trump through his advisers...

    EU Defence Union: The end of soft power?
    May25

    EU Defence Union: The end of soft power?

    Brexit, Trump, but also Macron’s victory have given fresh impetus to EU defence cooperation. Concrete initiatives were launched last week. After years of languishing in the long grass, the process of European defence cooperation has recently been kicked into top gear. Brexit, Donald Trump repeatedly calling into question US commitment to...

    Fighting corruption, Ukraine starts to judge its judges
    May25

    Fighting corruption, Ukraine starts to judge its judges

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian judge Artur Yemelianov has acknowledged in an online declaration that he owns a Breguet watch worth nearly a third of his annual salary and keeps piles of cash. …read more Source: The...

    Fighting corruption, Ukraine starts to judge its judges
    May25

    Fighting corruption, Ukraine starts to judge its judges

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian judge Artur Yemelianov has acknowledged in an online declaration that he owns a Breguet watch worth nearly a third of his annual salary and keeps piles of cash. …read more Source:...

    Fighting Corruption, Ukraine Starts to Judge Its Judges
    May25

    Fighting Corruption, Ukraine Starts to Judge Its Judges

    By Natalia ZinetsKIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian judge Artur Yemelianov has acknowledged in an online declaration that he owns a Breguet watch worth… …read more Source: U.S....

    Kazakhstan hosts forum on Internet development in Central Asia
    May25

    Kazakhstan hosts forum on Internet development in Central Asia

    ALMATY (TCA) — The OSCE-supported eighth annual Central Asian Forum on Internet Development began on May 24 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Some 150 government officials, representatives from civil society, media-related non-governmental organizations, professional associations, experts, lawyers and journalists from the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy,...