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    Ayala fund promotes charitable culture, focuses on effective giving
    Aug17

    Ayala fund promotes charitable culture, focuses on effective giving

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – The Ayala Charitable Foundation has attracted 3 billion tenge (US$9 million) in donations, assisting 216 children’s healthcare and education state institutions in 58 areas throughout Kazakhstan since it was founded in 2007. Projects in paediatric...

    Ukrainian MP seeks probe of Ukraine-Clinton ties
    Aug17

    Ukrainian MP seeks probe of Ukraine-Clinton ties

    KIEV — A Ukrainian member of parliament has requested a criminal investigation into possible meddling by his country’s government in last year’s U.S. presidential election, claiming the interference has “seriously damaged Ukrainian-American relations.†In a July 24 letter to...

    Young int’l musicians take part in Eurasian Music Games
    Aug17

    Young int’l musicians take part in Eurasian Music Games

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Talented international youth will gather in the Kazakh capital Aug. 15-25, as the city is hosting the Eurasian Music Games for the first time as part of the EXPO 2017 cultural programme. The main organisers of the event are Kazakh National University of...

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims
    Aug17

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has ordered an “urgent, thorough, and full investigation” into a media report alleging that North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: North Korea Makes Own Rocket Engines, Does Not Need Ukraine Technology
    Aug17

    Report: North Korea Makes Own Rocket Engines, Does Not Need Ukraine Technology

    The Reuters news agency is quoting U.S. intelligence officials as saying they believe North Korea can produce its own missile engines and does not need to import the technology from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Largest class of freshmen bring talent, ambition to NU-Q
    Aug17

    Largest class of freshmen bring talent, ambition to NU-Q

    As many as 95 freshmen have started their undergraduate careers at Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q). The incoming class – NU-Q’s 10th – is the largest and most diverse with students from more than 25 different nationalities. About 56% of the class is Qatari and there are 10 new nationalities joining the NU-Q student body: Algeria,...

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims
    Aug17

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has ordered an “urgent, thorough, and full investigation” into a media report alleging that North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine rocket maker denies leaking know-how to North Korea
    Aug17

    Ukraine rocket maker denies leaking know-how to North Korea

    DNIPRO, Ukraine — The head of Ukraine’s top rocket-making company on Tuesday rejected claims that its technologies might have been shipped to North Korea, helping the pariah nation achieve a quantum leap in its missile program. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    America and Russia: Time to Come Clean
    Aug17

    America and Russia: Time to Come Clean

    Dov S. Zakheim Politics, Europe The first order of business between the two countries may be the hardest. Note: this article is part of a symposium on U.S.-Russia relations included in the September/October 2017 issue of the National Interest. The United States and Russia, apart perhaps from their respective presidents, are very much at...

    The Ukrainian Children Trained For War
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Children Trained For War

    More than 10,000 people have been killed since the Ukraine war began, but people on both sides are already training the next generation to fight — at special military summer camps for kids. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...