Six, including former Russian Embassy official arrested in cocaine scandal

Argentine, Buenos Aires, Russian Embassy, In this photo taken on Dec. 14, 2016, and released on Feb. 22, 2018 by the Argentine Security Ministry_2_,

nsnbc : Six people including a former Russian embassy official and an Argentinian police officer have been arrested following a years-long investigation into cocaine smuggling via the Russian Embassy in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires to the Russian Federation. The arrests were the result of a joint Argentina – Russia investigation which More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Dutch parliament overwhelmingly recognized Armenian genocide, government weasels out

nsnbc : The lower house (Tweede Kamer) of the Dutch Parliament has approved a motion on Thursday, officially recognizing the Armenian genocide. However, the Dutch government, particularly the Foreign Ministry, weaseled More...

Petro Poroshenko, Donbas reintegration law, Ukraine, Feb 20, 2018
By nsnbc On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Poroshenko signed law on reintegration of Ukraine’s Donbas region

nsnbc : Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed into law the peculiarities of Ukraine’s state policy on ensuring the Ukraine’s state sovereignty over the rebelling Donetsk and Lughansk a.k.a. More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Belgian public money for “bogus university” with links to Salafists

nsnbc : The Flemish Community Council of the Brussels-Capital Region (VCG) in Belgium subsidizes the ‘Université Européenne de Bruxelles’. The institution is run by the Turkish Islamist organisation Milli More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

St.Petersburg police arrested “Kremlin Troll” hours after speaking to foreign journalists

nsnbc : Marat Mindiyarov, a self-confessed former employee of Russia’s infamous “troll factory” was arrested in St. Petersburg on Sunday, hours after he was speaking  about his work to foreign More...

James Mattis, US Secretary of Defense, President Petro Poroshenko, Munich Security Conference, Germany, Feb 2018, on Ukraine
By nsnbc On Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Poroshenko thanks U.S. for support of Ukraine

nsnbc : Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference. The two discussed the situation in Ukraine’s troubled Donbas region, More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Pilot error and instrument failure may have caused crash of Russian An-148 passenger jet

nsnbc : Data retrieved from the Flight Data Recorder and the Cockpit Voice Recorder of the ill-fated Anntonov An-148 airliner that crashed outside Moscow last week may have been caused by pilot error, instrument More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Belgian court finds Facebook guilty of breaching privacy laws

nsnbc : A court in the Belgian capital Brussels, on Friday, found the social media company Facebook guilty of breaching Belgian privacy laws. Belgium’s Privacy Commission had taken Facebook to court and the More...

In the nicest possible way, EU auditors are telling EU citizens that there has never been a full public audit of EU finances. Surprised?
By nsnbc On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

European Court of Auditors calls for greater accountability in EU finances

nsnbc : The European Court of Auditors has called for an increased emphasis on value add in the European Union (EU) Budget, along with more flexibility and transparency and greater accountability. In the nicest More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Belarus set to create very favorable conditions for Turkish business

nsnbc : Belarus is set to create most favorable conditions for Turkish business, said Belarus’ Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov at the Belarusian-Turkish Business Forum in Minsk on February 15. Photo courtesy More...