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But whose pocket? The urban middle classes are doing just fine, while country people see their share of the pie dwindling fast.
Verdict comes days after the latest sentence in a major Russian case linked to 2016 hack of U.S. Democratic Party.
Thirty years on from the end of the Soviet intervention in Afghanistan, war veterans have to deal with contemporary conflicts in their search for friendship and recognition. From openDemocracy.
Lithuania, along with Romania and Poland, have been held accountable for the detention and abuse of 9/11 suspects at secret CIA prisons.
This year’s competition saw 150 anglers from 15 countries fishing for compliments in the scenic mountains of southern Bulgaria.
The country is leading the Baltic drive to declare energy independence from Russia.
The three Baltic states are moving forward with a plan to leave the Soviet-era energy grid.
Temperatures in the sea are rising at three times the average rate for the world’s oceans.