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    Migrants stuck on endless ferry journey as countries refuse entry
    Sep15

    Migrants stuck on endless ferry journey as countries refuse entry

    Men stowed away on Istanbul to Odessa ferry and are stuck at sea while both Turkey and Ukraine refuse to take themTwelve migrants, apparently from North Africa, have been sailing to and fro between Istanbul and Odessa on a Danish passenger ferry for the last seven weeks, locked in four cabins with no country willing to take them. According to the...

    EU Renews Russia Sanctions, Keeps Ban On New U.S. Envoy Antonov
    Sep15

    EU Renews Russia Sanctions, Keeps Ban On New U.S. Envoy Antonov

    The European Union has prolonged its asset freezes and travel bans on Russian officials and Moscow-backed separatists in Ukraine for another six months, with Russia’s new ambassador to the United States likely to remain on the list, diplomats said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US Treasury Announces New Iran Sanctions
    Sep15

    US Treasury Announces New Iran Sanctions

    Donald TrumpThe United States on Thursday imposed economic sanctions on 11 individuals and companies accused of supporting Iran’s Revolutionary Guards or engaging in hostile cyber-attacks on US banks, the Treasury Department announced. The move to toughen sanctions for Iran’s alleged destabilisation of the Middle East contrasted with...

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
    Sep15

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

    The EU on Thursday extended by a further six months sanctions against nearly 150 Russian and Ukrainian officials over their suspected involvement in the war in eastern Ukraine. “An assessment of the…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Zach Braff Discovers He’s Advertising Erection Pills In Russia
    Sep15

    Zach Braff Discovers He’s Advertising Erection Pills In Russia

    Zach Braff, star of the popular television show “Scrubs,” discovered his photo is being used to sell male performance enhancement pills in Russia. The actor tweeted a facepalm emoji accompanied with a photo of himself as Doctor John “J.D.” Dorian on a Ukrainian ad selling erectile dysfunction medicine. The ad stated the medicine...

    Metallurgical Industries Company receives 9 international bids for developing Iron and Steel Company
    Sep15

    Metallurgical Industries Company receives 9 international bids for developing Iron and Steel Company

    Holding Company for Metallurgical Industries, one of Ministry of Public Sector Affairs’ companies, received nine international bids for developing and restructuring Steel Iron and Steel Company. These offers were submitted through the international tender, which was offered by the Holding Company for Metallurgical Industries on 21 April for...

    Zach Braff Discovers He’s Advertising Erection Pills In Russia
    Sep15

    Zach Braff Discovers He’s Advertising Erection Pills In Russia

    Zach Braff, star of the popular television show “Scrubs,” discovered his photo is being used to sell male performance enhancement pills in Russia. The actor tweeted a facepalm emoji accompanied with a photo of himself as Doctor John “J.D.” Dorian on a Ukrainian ad selling erectile dysfunction medicine. The ad stated the medicine...

    Sofia concerned that education law in Ukraine may affect study of Bulgarian language in schools
    Sep15

    Sofia concerned that education law in Ukraine may affect study of Bulgarian language in schools

    We have sent a joint letter with the Foreign Ministers of Romania, Greece and Hungary to our Ukrainian counterpart on occasion of legislative amendments in that country that limit language teaching in mother tongue after the 5th grade, Bulgaria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva said on Thursday. The Foreign Ministers of...

    Remembering the Ottoman Empire in Palestine
    Sep15

    Remembering the Ottoman Empire in Palestine

    By Gabriel Polley The last months of this year contain two landmark centenaries in the history of Palestine. The first is the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, on November 2nd. On that day, while Israelis celebrate, the Palestinians will mourn the short letter which, three decades later, took their country from them, the Nakba which...

    Polish citizen detained over alleged bribe in Ukraine: report
    Sep15

    Polish citizen detained over alleged bribe in Ukraine: report

    A Polish citizen holding a senior managerial position at the Ukrainian state rail company Ukrzaliznytsia was detained by the country’s security service (SBU) when allegedly accepting a USD 70,000 bribe on Wednesday, according to reports. …read more Source: Polskie...