Turkmenistan organizes special flight to Mecca for pilgrims
Turkmenkhovayellary, the state airlines of Turkmenistan, organized a special flight of 188 pilgrims to Mecca and Medina (Saudi Arabia) on a Boeing-757, Trend reports.
Turkmenistan has been sponsoring pilgrims' visits to Mecca since 2001.
Apr 18 2014 - 20:26
The publication of the April issue of the Anyz adam magazine ("A living legend") in Kazakhstan, entirely dedicated to Adolf Hitler, born April 20, 1889 has received wide reaction in the country.The Agency of Communication and Information of Kazakhstan stated that the publication violates the laws of the country and encites hatred.People responsible for the publication are facing up to 12 years of emprisonment.
Apr 18 2014 - 19:59
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister and presidential candidate, Yulia Tymoshenko intends to meet with supporters of the federalization of the country who have occupied the building of the administration of the Donetsk region, Tymoshenko said. Tymoshenko will visit Donetsk today.
Apr 18 2014 - 17:13
The new Ukrainian authorities have promised to proceed with "concrete actions" in the coming days if protesters in the east of the country do not begin to implement the Geneva agreement and do not begin to vacate the buildings they have occupied, the Acting Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Andriy Deshchytsa, said.Deshchytsa intends to hold a meeting today with representatives of the OSCE monitoring mission. He said that representatives of the OSCE are already in the eastern regions, and Ukraine will offer to increase the number of observers.
Apr 18 2014 - 09:36
ABC has published the noted written by Dzhokhar Tsarnayev, suspected organizer of the Boston Marathon blast in April 2013, ITAR-TASS reports.Tsarnayev was found in a motor boat on the backyard of a private house in Boston outskirts.His note accuses the U.S. or killing innocent citizens. Tsarnayev wrote that Muslims were consolidated and death of anyone of them was a pain for everyone. The note explains that the explosion in Boston was an act of vengeance for the U.S. military campaign in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Apr 17 2014 - 18:53
Ukraine is prohibiting Russian men aged from 16 to 60 from entering the territory of the country, Ukraine's Border Service says in a statement. Exceptions will be made only for those travelling with children or whose close relatives living in Ukraine have recently died or are terminally ill. In that a case an official document will be required, the body explains.
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