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    Kiev Court Extends Arrest of Russian Serviceman Abducted Near Crimea
    Jun20

    Kiev Court Extends Arrest of Russian Serviceman Abducted Near Crimea

    KIEV (Sputnik) – In November 2016, the Russian Defense Ministry said Staff Sgt. Alexander Baranov and Warrant Officer Maxim Odintsov were kidnapped and whisked across the border to the Mykolaiv region of Ukraine with an apparent goal to press criminal charges against them. The Security Service of Ukraine said later that the detained Russian...

    Ukrainians Join Facebook by the Millions After Russian Social Media Ban
    Jun20

    Ukrainians Join Facebook by the Millions After Russian Social Media Ban

    One in five Ukrainians could now be on Facebook, digital market research figures show. …read more Source:...

    Adult migrants from Ukraine to get free medical aid in Belarus as from 1 July
    Jun20

    Adult migrants from Ukraine to get free medical aid in Belarus as from 1 July

    “In the past only kids could enjoy free medical aid of the emergency variety and the planned variety. Once the new law is in effect, adult Ukrainians, who have been granted protection in Belarus, will be able to get medical aid, too,” said the UNHCR representative in Belarus. …read more Source:...

    5 Weapons of War Russia Would Not Want to Battle in a War with NATO
    Jun20

    5 Weapons of War Russia Would Not Want to Battle in a War with NATO

    Michael Peck Security, Tanks, missiles, oh my. The 31-pound Spike is a fiber-optic wire-guided anti-tank missile with a tandem warhead that uses two shaped charges to first detonate a tank’s reactive armor, and then penetrate the vehicle’s own armor. Available in short, medium and long-range and extended range versions, the various...

    Five Man United played who made history last season
    Jun20

    Five Man United played who made history last season

    Manchester United’s official website has looked at the club’s achievements during 2016/17, presenting the records that were broken and landmarks that were reached by five different players. Three summer signings – Paul Pogba, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic – all made a statistical mark on the club while captain Wayne Rooney...

    Russia’s pipeline power
    Jun20

    Russia’s pipeline power

    WASHINGTON — For months, Washington has been fixated on Russia’s interference in our presidential election, as well as similar concerns in elections of our European allies like France and Germany. Moscow’s actions are a direct threat to the credibility of our presidential elections and it’s...

    UNHCR welcomes Armenia’s approach towards persons displaced due to conflict in Syria
    Jun20

    UNHCR welcomes Armenia’s approach towards persons displaced due to conflict in Syria

    UNHCR welcomes the very receptive approach both the Government of Armenia and the overwhelming majority of the Armenian population have taken in receiving persons displaced due to the conflict in Syria seeking protection in Armenia. According to Government source, since the start of the conflict in Syria Armenia has welcomed over 22,000 persons,...

    In Trump, top Democrat sees danger everywhere he looks
    Jun20

    In Trump, top Democrat sees danger everywhere he looks

    Ben Cardin thinks America is “absolutely†in danger of stumbling into war. Or wars. Syria, North Korea, the South China Sea, Ukraine — Cardin, the ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, sees problems that could get out of hand all over the planet. And he hasn’t seen any kind of a...

    EU Publishes Decision on Extending Anti-Crimea Sanctions by 1 Year
    Jun20

    EU Publishes Decision on Extending Anti-Crimea Sanctions by 1 Year

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – On Monday, the Council of the European Union made a decision to extend the sanctions in a number of spheres, such as imports of products, investment, tourism services, transport, telecommunications among others, until June 23, 2018. According to the EU legislation, the decision comes into force after its publication in the...

    Ukrainian Speaker Claims US May Deploy Military Reserves to Assist Country
    Jun20

    Ukrainian Speaker Claims US May Deploy Military Reserves to Assist Country

    KIEV (Sputnik) – On June 12-16, Parubii visited the United States. During the visit, the official called for a bilateral US-Ukrainian accord on security and for the provision of lethal weapons to Kiev. “It [the agreement] implies carrying out special operations, implementation of joint scientific and technical developments and deployment on the...