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    New OSCE Bases in Donbass Help Little in Reducing Ukrainian Shelling
    Aug20

    New OSCE Bases in Donbass Help Little in Reducing Ukrainian Shelling

    LUHANSK (Sputnik) — On Friday, the SMM OSCE press service said that observers resumed round-the-clock monitoring of the situation on the site of the planned withdrawal of forces in the area of Stanytsia Luhanska. “We recently saw a similar forward patrol base opened by SMM in Popasnaya. As experience has shown, shelling in this area on the part...

    Ukrainian climber found dead on Mont Blanc
    Aug20

    Ukrainian climber found dead on Mont Blanc

    A Ukrainian climber was found dead on Mont Blanc on Saturday, a day after setting off to scale western Europe’s highest peak, rescuers said. The 42-year-old became trapped in an overnight storm on the 4,810-metre (15,780-foot) mountain. The climber had alerted mountain rescuers that he was in trouble, but they could not come to his aid...

    Ukrainian climber found dead on Mont Blanc
    Aug20

    Ukrainian climber found dead on Mont Blanc

    A Ukrainian climber was found dead on Mont Blanc on Saturday, a day after setting off to scale western Europe’s highest peak, rescuers said. The 42-year-old became trapped in an overnight storm on the 4,810-metre (15,780-foot) mountain. The climber had alerted mountain rescuers that he was in trouble, but they could not come to his...

    Bulgaria doubles humanitarian aid money: statistics
    Aug20

    Bulgaria doubles humanitarian aid money: statistics

    In 2016 figures from Eurostat Bulgaria has considerably increased funding of humanitarian aid which has exceeded 1.2 million euro, BTA reports. Statistics have been released in connection with World Humanitarian Day, 19 August. For the past five years Bulgaria has allocated 0.09% of its gross national income – up from 0.04% in 2010, to...

    Georgia cooperates with Ukraine on ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili’s extradition
    Aug20

    Georgia cooperates with Ukraine on ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili’s extradition

    Georgian Prosecutor s Office has re addressed Ukraine to take extradition measures against Georgia s ex President Mikheil Saakashvili Radio Liberty reports …read more Source:...

    Week 13: Hounded on All Sides, a Cornered President Snarls
    Aug20

    Week 13: Hounded on All Sides, a Cornered President Snarls

    If and when the American Kennel Club gets around to assigning a new breed for dogs that resemble President Donald Trump—portly with short paws and a chow chow mane of Clorox blond?—it should not neglect to single out the breed’s primary behavioral trait: Trump is what dog handlers would call a “fear-biter,” not a naturally fierce or...

    Getting America and Russia Back to Normal
    Aug20

    Getting America and Russia Back to Normal

    Robert Legvold Politics, Europe Putin and his entourage, the Trump administration, and the U.S. Congress have a large choice to make. Note: this article is part of a symposium on U.S.-Russia relations included in the September/October 2017 issue of the National Interest. Trump and his people, and Putin and his, say the same thing: the two...

    eNCA | Ukraine arrests Frenchman wanted in ‘fake CEO’ scam
    Aug20

    eNCA | Ukraine arrests Frenchman wanted in ‘fake CEO’ scam

    French judicial sources and a lawyer for Gilbert Chikli, a 51-year-old Frenchman, said an extradition hearing would be held on Sunday after he was detained. …read more Source:...

    eNCA | Ukraine arrests Frenchman wanted in ‘fake CEO’ scam
    Aug20

    eNCA | Ukraine arrests Frenchman wanted in ‘fake CEO’ scam

    French judicial sources and a lawyer for Gilbert Chikli, a 51-year-old Frenchman, said an extradition hearing would be held on Sunday after he was detained. …read more Source:...

    Special Envoy Georg Milbradt: Ukraine has achieved major success
    Aug19

    Special Envoy Georg Milbradt: Ukraine has achieved major success

    Decentralization in Ukraine after the 2014 revolution was the right step to take, says German Special Envoy Georg Milbradt in an interview with DW. Now, citizens have more influence on their country’s political system. …read more Source: Deutsche...