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noodls: (Source: SOCAR - State Oil Company of AzerbaijanRepublic) 5 March 2015 The ceremony, dedicated to the start of gas supply to GeorgianZemo and Kvemo Nikozi, Zemo Khviti and Ergneti villages, was attended by vice premier and minister of energy Kakha Kaladze,...
The Independent: A shocking video has emerged of abused stray dogs being rescued ahead of their execution in Azerbaijan as authorities The footage, published by Radio Free EuropeRadio Liberty, was shot by animal rights campaigner Yelena Simakina on 27 February in the...
CounterPunch: Less than two weeks in Iran does not make me an Iranian expert or even a seasoned Persian diplomatic hand, but it is more time than nearly all the members of Congress have spent collectively in the country that they chose to revile in celebrating, repeatedly,...
Seattle Post: The emotionally-draining documentary 'EndlessCorridor';, focusing on first-hand accounts of the Khojaly Massacre in 1992, has been screened in the heart of Rome. The event was organised by The EuropeanAzerbaijanSociety, in collaboration with the...
noodls: (Source: Maltese Olympic Committee) Media information ………………… BAKU 2015 - 100 days away . The EuropeanGames are an exciting and innovative new format that will be the continent's first major multi-sport event. All members of the European Committees have been...
Canada Newswire: Exceptional Employee Environment Acknowledged in 33 Countries GENEVA, March 6, 2015 /CNW/ - JTI (Japan TobaccoInternational) was one of the select five companies in the world to receive the Top Employer Global 2015 certification during an awards ceremony in...
noodls: (Source: Special Olympics) 2015Special Olympics World Games Announce HostTown Delegations March 05, 2015 Communities across Southern California ready to welcome 7,000 athletes and 3,000 coaches from around the globe for three days of local hospitality and...
noodls: (Source: USA Wrestling) By Richard Immel USA Wrestling | March 05, 2015, 6:39 p.m. (ET) MINSK, Belarus - Nine U.S. men's freestyle wrestlers have weighed in and received their draws for the first day of competition at the Alexander MedvedInternational in...
BBC News: Mixed martial arts competition sets a bad example for children and does not have human values, says the head of European judo. Glasgow lost the right to host the European Judo Championships because of British Judo's close ties with MMA. European Judo...
noodls: (Source: USA Wrestling) By AlexandraPernice | March 05, 2015, 3:21 p.m. (ET) Andy Bisek, shown at the 2014 World Championships, is currently ranked No. 7 in the World at 75 kg. Bob Mayeri photo. The newUnitedWorld Wrestling men's Greco-Roman rankings are...
noodls: (Source: UNOG - United Nations Office at Geneva) Where global solutions are shaped for you | News & Media | HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL HOLDS INTERACTIVE DIALOGUE WITH HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS ON HIS ANNUAL REPORT Hears Address by the Prime Minister of...
Hong Kong Standard: Phiona Mutesi happened upon chess as a famished nine-year-old foraging for food in the sprawling and impoverished slums of the Ugandan capital. //--> Monday, March 02, 2015 Phiona Mutesi happened upon chess as a famished nine-year-old foraging for food in the...
ESPN: Rich Arden/ESPN ImagesStuart Scott made history at ESPN by just being himself. Earlier this year, from Stuart Scott's memoir the late ESPN anchor described how a challenging training regimen helped him through a seven-year battle with cancer, and why he was...