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    Ukraine to Block Access to Russia’s Social Media Websites

    In another round of sanctions in response to Russia’s annexation of Crimea, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday ordered the blocking of access to Russia’s most popular social media websites and search engines.Poroshenko’s office on Tuesday published the decree… …read more Source:...

    US political chaos is a return on Moscow’s investment
    May15

    US political chaos is a return on Moscow’s investment

    Russia has yet to collect much of what it hoped for from the Trump Administration, including the lifting of US sanctions and recognition of its annexation of Crimea.But the Kremlin has got a different return on its effort to help… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Interventionism and Ignorance Revisited
    May15

    Interventionism and Ignorance Revisited

    Kevin Quealy reports on the results of an experiment that tested geographical knowledge and related it to foreign policy preferences: An experiment led by Kyle Dropp of Morning Consult from April 27-29, conducted at the request of The New York Times, shows that respondents who could correctly identify North Korea tended to view diplomatic and...

    Every Woman Counts: Gender Budgeting In G7 Countries
    May15

    Every Woman Counts: Gender Budgeting In G7 Countries

    Finance ministers and central bank governors from the G7 countries met in Bari, Italy, this weekend to consider global economic issues, including steps to maintain economic stability and improving gender equality as important agenda items.Women’s economic empowerment has long been an international priority, of course. The G6—as it was...

    Marking end to spat, Netanyahu meets with Ukraine’s Jewish premier
    May15

    Marking end to spat, Netanyahu meets with Ukraine’s Jewish premier

    After nadir in ties over Kiev’s support for anti-settlement UN measure, PM says countries’ ‘friendship on a new path’ …read more Source: The Times of...

    Making Diplomacy Great Again
    May15

    Making Diplomacy Great Again

    The profession of diplomacy—which is the execution of foreign policy—is in crisis in the United States today. The rise of near peer competitors threatening the U.S.-led global security system, the disappointing results of U.S. Middle Eastern engagement—Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, even the Iran nuclear agreement—and the Trump Administration’s...

    Corbyn’s campaign chief is an apologist for tyranny
    May15

    Corbyn’s campaign chief is an apologist for tyranny

    The Conservative election campaign is not being run by a sympathiser with Nazi Germany. The Liberal Democrats apparently aren’t employing the organisational services of a supporter of Mussolini. The Scottish Nationalists haven’t retained any known ally of Pol Pot. It will sound fantastical but Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party falls...

    Seven countries to participate in song and music festival in Dubrovno
    May15

    Seven countries to participate in song and music festival in Dubrovno

    This year we expect guests from all regions of Belarus, as well as from Russia, Ukraine, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova and Poland, Lyudmila Dudareva said. …read more Source:...

    Minsk to host national culture events in June-September
    May15

    Minsk to host national culture events in June-September

    The tradition to hold national culture events in the historic part of Minsk originated last year. Minsk residents got familiar with the cultures of Armenia, Poland, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Israel, Korea and Georgia. …read more Source:...

    ANDA Air and Aegean Airlines to increase flights in Georgia
    May15

    ANDA Air and Aegean Airlines to increase flights in Georgia

    Ukrainian ANDA Air begins chartered flights between Kiev and Krivoy Rog and Georgia s seaside town of Batumi this Summer …read more Source:...