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    Ukrainian TV show debunks false news and entertains
    Feb27

    Ukrainian TV show debunks false news and entertains

    February 28, 2017 5:00 AMKIEV (Ukraine) • The studio lights dim, and the anchor taps a stack of papers on her desk and directs a steely gaze at the TV cameras. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Michael Cohen Ukraine Bigly
    Feb27

    Michael Cohen Ukraine Bigly

    As I try to pull all this stuff together, I wanted to mention a few more fascinating details. Yesterday we noted that renegade Ukrainian MP Andrii Artemenko says he’s known Cohen for years. They first met when Cohen was setting up that ethanol business with family in Ukraine. Artemenko also says he started talking to Cohen about his...

    Azerbaijan to join First Caucasus Dairy Congress in Tbilisi
    Feb27

    Azerbaijan to join First Caucasus Dairy Congress in Tbilisi

    European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) jointly with Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and Association of Milk Producers of Ukraine (AMP) will organize the First Caucasus Dairy Congress to take place on March 14, 2017 in Tbilisi, Georgia within the framework of East European Dairy Congress. …read more Source:...

    EU member states approve visa-free   travel for Georgia
    Feb27

    EU member states approve visa-free travel for Georgia

    BRUSSELS: European Union (EU) member states on Monday approved visa-free travel for Georgia, after agreeing safeguards to prevent any upsurge in arrivals from the former Soviet satellite. Georgia, along with much larger Ukraine, has been urging the EU to grant visa-free travel so as to show its citizens that close ties with Europe can deliver...

    Russia-backed rebels issue ultimatum to Ukraine
    Feb27

    Russia-backed rebels issue ultimatum to Ukraine

    Ukraine-run businesses to be seized in Donetsk and Luhansk if blockade does not end, say Russia-backed rebel leaders. …read more Source: AL...

    Pro-Russian forces threaten to seize enterprises in east
    Feb27

    Pro-Russian forces threaten to seize enterprises in east

    Russia-backed forces in Ukraine threaten to seize control of enterprises in the east unless Kiev halts a rail blockade. …read more Source:...

    Putin Congratulates Russian Special Forces on Crimea Anniversary
    Feb27

    Putin Congratulates Russian Special Forces on Crimea Anniversary

    The Kremlin’s military holiday coincides exactly with the day that pro-Russian forces took control of Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Dubai Championship: Wozniacki, Svitolina walk away with positives
    Feb27

    Dubai Championship: Wozniacki, Svitolina walk away with positives

    Former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki feels she could walk away with her head held high even after going down to Elena Svitolina in the women’s final late on Saturday. Chasing a second crown in Dubai, the Danish player went down 4-6, 2-6 in an hour and 28 minutes as Svitolina landed her sixth, and first-ever major title, on the WTA Tour....

    Amazon and Netflix had historic Oscar wins — and it shows the huge difference in their movie strategies (NFLX, AMZN)
    Feb27

    Amazon and Netflix had historic Oscar wins — and it shows the huge difference in their movie strategies (NFLX, AMZN)

    Amazon and Netflix scored big wins for streaming video, but the categories they won in underscored the difference in their movie strategies. Netflix and Amazon both scored Oscar wins on Sunday, marking the first time any streaming service has triumphed at the Academy Awards. But the awards that each won underscore the huge difference in how...

    Russian Opposition Struggles 2 Years after Nemtsov Killing
    Feb27

    Russian Opposition Struggles 2 Years after Nemtsov Killing

    Two years after he was killed near the Kremlin, Boris Nemtsov can still attract crowds of supporters. But his death left in tatters Russia’s opposition movement, which is struggling with infighting and seems unable to rally behind one unifying figure. In the largest Russian opposition protest in months, thousands marched Sunday across...