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    Beeline together with Children`s Development Fund summed up results  of contest within framework of joint program "The Power of the  Children`s Word"
    Apr29

    Beeline together with Children`s Development Fund summed up results  of contest within framework of joint program "The Power of the  Children`s Word"

    ArmInfo.Beeline with the Children’s Development Fund summed up the results of the competition held within the framework of the joint program “The Power of the Children’s Word,” awarding the winners with gifts and letters of credit. As the press service of the company told ArmInfo, the award ceremony took place in the...

    Libya captures two oil-smuggling tankers after firefight
    Apr29

    Libya captures two oil-smuggling tankers after firefight

    (Reuters) Libyan naval forces captured two vessels suspected of smuggling oil from the North African country after gun battles lasting several hours west of the capital Tripoli, a spokesman for the service said on Friday. Libyan forces frequently capture vessels smuggling oil and arms off the coast and the North African state has become a haven...

    Germany says Reviving G-8 with Russia ‘Not Up For Debate’
    Apr29

    Germany says Reviving G-8 with Russia ‘Not Up For Debate’

    BERLIN – The German government says there are no plans to invite Russia to return to the club of leading industrialized nations. Russia was kicked out of the G-8 after its 2014 annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region and assistance for pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. A spokesman for Chancellor Angela Merkel says “a change to...

    S. Korea promoted to top championship in men’s hockey
    Apr28

    S. Korea promoted to top championship in men’s hockey

    SEOUL, April 29 (Yonhap) — South Korea has earned a promotion to the top-flight competition in men’s international hockey for the first time. South Korea beat host Ukraine 2-1 in the shoot-out to finish in second place at the International Ice Hoc …read more Source: Yonhap News...

    Crushing blow to soy processors as Chinese grow wary on GMO
    Apr28

    Crushing blow to soy processors as Chinese grow wary on GMO

    A Chinese consumer backlash against genetically modified (GMO) crops is beginning to dent demand for soy oil, the nation’s main cooking oil, and could spell crisis for the multi-billion-dollar crushing industry, which depends on GMO soybeans from the United States and elsewhere.Soyoil sales account for about 36% of cooking oils used in...

    Russia Seeks Arrest of Former Ukraine Prime Minister
    Apr28

    Russia Seeks Arrest of Former Ukraine Prime Minister

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Russia has sent a request to the international police agency Interpol for the arrest and extradition of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, claiming he killed Russian soldiers in Chechnya in the 1990s. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Libya captures two oil-smuggling tankers after firefight
| Reuters
    Apr28

    Libya captures two oil-smuggling tankers after firefight | Reuters

    TRIPOLI Libyan naval forces captured two vessels suspected of smuggling oil from the North African country after gun battles lasting several hours west of the capital Tripoli, a spokesman for the service said on Friday.Libyan forces frequently capture vessels smuggling oil and arms off the coast and the North African state has become a haven for...

    Lukashenko Doubles Down
    Apr28

    Lukashenko Doubles Down

    It was to become one of the defining images of the recent recrudescence of Belarus’s autocratic crackdown on civil liberties.“What are you doing?!,” the lady shrieks as riot police in helmets and armour drag an elderly man across the street, his face streaked with fear under a brown beret. “He’s an old man,” she pleads, as he is...

    Russia Seeks Arrest of Former Ukraine Prime Minister
    Apr28

    Russia Seeks Arrest of Former Ukraine Prime Minister

    Russia has sent a request to the international police agency Interpol for the arrest and extradition of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, claiming he killed Russian soldiers in Chechnya in the 1990s.Yatsenyuk was one of the prime figures of the massive… …read more Source:...

    Poland Finds a Friend in US Shale
    Apr28

    Poland Finds a Friend in US Shale

    American shale gas is, at long last, penetrating into Eastern Europe. Poland just purchased its first cargoes of U.S. liquified natural gas (LNG), an important milestone in Europe’s quest to reduce its dependence on Russian energy imports. Bloomberg reports: Poland’s state-owned PGNiG SA bought a spot liquefied natural gas cargo from...