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    EU court upholds sanctions on Putin’s businessman friend over Crimea
    Nov30

    EU court upholds sanctions on Putin’s businessman friend over Crimea

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – An EU court on Wednesday upheld sanctions imposed on Arkady Rotenberg, a close ally and former judo partner of Russian President Vladimir Putin whose company won a contract to build a bridge linking the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea. …read more Source:...

    EU court upholds sanctions on Putin’s businessman friend over Crimea
    Nov30

    EU court upholds sanctions on Putin’s businessman friend over Crimea

    An EU court on Wednesday upheld sanctions imposed on Arkady Rotenberg, a close ally and former judo partner of Russian President Vladimir Putin whose company won a contract to build a bridge linking the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU court upholds sanctions on Putin's businessman friend over Crimea
    Nov30

    EU court upholds sanctions on Putin's businessman friend over Crimea

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – An EU court on Wednesday upheld sanctions imposed on Arkady Rotenberg, a close ally and former judo partner of Russian President Vladimir Putin whose company won a contract to build a bridge linking the Russian mainland with annexed Crimea. …read more Source: The...

    [Ticker] EU upholds sanctions on Putin ‘crony’
    Nov30

    [Ticker] EU upholds sanctions on Putin ‘crony’

    The EU court has upheld an asset freeze on Arkady Rotenberg, a Russian businessman whom EU diplomats call a “crony” of Russian president Vladmir Putin, over the Ukraine conflict. Judges had said the justifications for an initial asset freeze, imposed from July 2014 to March 2015, were “too vague”. But subsequent EU...

    Azerbaijan ranks the last line by the index of democracy.  Armenian experts’ report
    Nov30

    Azerbaijan ranks the last line by the index of democracy.  Armenian experts’ report

    The Center for European Studies presented the research on “Comparative Analysis of the Index of Democracy Level in the context of Human Rights and Democratization (Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, and Moldova)”. By the index of democracy, … …read more Source:...

    No breakthrough reached at Minsk talks on Ukraine: Lavrov
    Nov30

    No breakthrough reached at Minsk talks on Ukraine: Lavrov

    Lavrov says FMs of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany have failed to agree a roadmap on how to implement the Minsk peace deal in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    “We angered both EU and Russia – we’re doing it right”
    Nov30

    “We angered both EU and Russia – we’re doing it right”

    Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic says that by supporting its own territorial integrity and that of Ukraine, his country has angered “both the EU, and Russia.”Nikolic made the remarks on Tuesday in Prague, where he met with Czech President Milos Zeman, the Beta agency has reported. …read more Source:...

    What 6 Top Election Experts Are Saying About the Next Big Step for the 2016 Recount
    Nov30

    What 6 Top Election Experts Are Saying About the Next Big Step for the 2016 Recount

    Click here for reuse options! Wisconsin judge likes hand counts, but won’t order it under state law. A half-dozen of the nation’s top computer scientists who have spent years analyzing how electronic voting machines can malfunction or be hacked to alter vote counts have filed affidavits in the Wisconsin presidential recount in support...

    Belarus’ Chergeiko wins Polish Open KALIBER 2016
    Nov30

    Belarus’ Chergeiko wins Polish Open KALIBER 2016

    The Belarusian scored 208.9 points in the final, leaving behind Ukraine’s Sergei Kulish (207.8) and Peter Sidi of Hungary (185.1). …read more Source:...

    Speaking Truth With Loathing and Falsehood With Love
    Nov30

    Speaking Truth With Loathing and Falsehood With Love

    In the tsunami of hagiography following the death of Fidel Castro, one of the more fatuous statements came from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, son of pro-Castro Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau. Trudeau fils described Fidel Castro as a “remarkable leader” who “made significant improvements to the education and healthcare of his island...