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    Gulf Craft: Drettmann International Sells Majesty 100 Superyacht
    May23

    Gulf Craft: Drettmann International Sells Majesty 100 Superyacht

    Drettmann International, representing the Majesty Yachts product line of the Emirates based shipyard Gulf Craft, for the European market, Russia and Ukraine, is pleased to announce the sale of the next Majesty 100 superyacht to an experienced Russian yacht owner. The project will be built for the owner’s private use together with his...

    Jeff Mankoff: I think the dynamics of revolution in Armenia did not concern Russia at all and did not have anything to do with it
    May23

    Jeff Mankoff: I think the dynamics of revolution in Armenia did not concern Russia at all and did not have anything to do with it

    “Velvet revolution” has opened a unique opportunity for Armenia, says Jeff Mankoff, Deputy Director of Russia and Eurasia Program at the influential Center for Strategic and International Studies in a conversation with “Voice of America”. In his words, however, such a possibility is not infinite. “These moments of revolutionary enthusiasm open a...

    SOCAR achieves injunction on supply of diesel fuel to Ukrainian Railways
    May23

    SOCAR achieves injunction on supply of diesel fuel to Ukrainian Railways

    The Kiev District Administrative Court has granted the application of SOCAR Energy Ukraine (the Ukrainian subsidiary of Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR) to secure the claim by prohibiting the Production Supplement Centre of the JSC Ukrzaliznytsia (Ukrainian Railways) to take any action to sign a deal for supply of 10,000 tons of diesel...

    Astana to host 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship group competition
    May23

    Astana to host 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship group competition

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – For the first time in its history, next year Kazakhstan will host the first division Group A Men’s World Hockey Championship, the Kazakhstan Ice Hockey Federation announced on its website. Photo credit: kazinform.kz. Kazakhstan won the chance to...

    Trump factor leaves Macron scrambling ahead of Russia trip
    May23

    Trump factor leaves Macron scrambling ahead of Russia trip

    PARIS: Emmanuel Macron heads to St Petersburg on Thursday seeking to win concessions from Vladimir Putin, but with Europe-US ties strained over Iran, the Russian leader may have little incentive to offer the French president a diplomatic success. A year after hosting Putin in the regal halls of the Chateau de Versailles, Macron wants to find...

    Putin set to ‘EXPLOIT weak’ Macron as France negotiates ‘without a carrot or stick’
    May23

    Putin set to ‘EXPLOIT weak’ Macron as France negotiates ‘without a carrot or stick’

    VLADIMIR Putin is set to “exploit” a “weak” Emmanuel Macron as France desperately attempts to negotiate on matters concerning Syria, Ukraine and Iran “without a carrot or a stick”, it has been claimed. …read more Source:...

    Polish novelist wins Man Booker International Prize
    May23

    Polish novelist wins Man Booker International Prize

    LONDON: An English translation of Polish novel “Flights”, which interweaves narratives of travel with explorations of the human body, was on Tuesday named as the winner of the prestigious Man Booker International Prize. The novel by Olga Tokarczuk, translated by Jennifer Croft, won the £50,000 (RM 266,859.26) prize after coming...

    Where is Georgia Headed?
    May23

    Where is Georgia Headed?

    William Courtney, Daniel Fried, Kenneth Yalowitz Security, Europe Georgia represents a key test on the possibilities of reform in the former Soviet space. Secretary of State Pompeo May 21 stated that “Russia’s forcible invasion of Georgia is a clear violation of international peace and security,” and he called on Moscow to “withdraw its...

    State Department Calls Out Continued Russian Aggression in Ukraine
    May23

    State Department Calls Out Continued Russian Aggression in Ukraine

    The U.S. State Department called out continued Russian aggression in Ukraine on Tuesday, mentioning how civilians have been killed due to Russia’s invasion. State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert mentioned the continuing fighting in Ukraine during a press briefing on Tuesday. “I’d like to draw your attention to...

    Memorials to Slovenian WWI victims to be unveiled in Poland and Ukraine
    May23

    Memorials to Slovenian WWI victims to be unveiled in Poland and Ukraine

    Two memorials to Slovenian soldiers killed in Galicia in the First World War will be unveiled in Poland and Ukraine on Wednesday. President Borut Pahor will attend the unveiling of the memorial in Gorlice, Poland, and Defence Minister Andreja Katič will travel to Lviv, where the Ukrainian memorial is to be unveiled. …read more Source:...