politics


Ukraine’s eastern front: Edging ever closer

Ukraine’s eastern front: Edging ever closer
Russia and Ukraine are moving closer towards war. On April 24th Russia announced new military exercises on its border with Ukraine and unverified video footage appears to show Russian military vehicles, including tanks, moving towards the frontier. In the east of Ukraine, government forces engaged in skirmishes with rebels but reports of major fights and five dead were either untrue or could not be confirmed. Ukraine’s president, Oleksandr Turchynov, announced in the morning that “anti-terrorist operations” to retake occupied buildings and rebel-held towns would begin, but by evening lit read more

business


World Bank Middle East and North Africa region : regional economic update – harnessing the global recovery – a tough road ahead

World Bank Middle East and North Africa region : regional economic update – harnessing the global recovery – a tough road ahead
Many countries in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) will start to benefit from stronger external demand in the high-income economies, as the global economy is set for a rebound in 2014. After a marked slowdown in 2013, a recovery in high income economies is expected to boost global growth to 3.2 percent in 2014, an increase by 0.8 percentage points compared to 2013. Global output is expected to improve further in 2015 with real gross domestic product (GDP) accelerating to 3.4 percent in 2015. The World Bank estimates that growth in the United States (U.S.) will increase by 1 percentage point read more

culture


Tanks on the Border or the Ditch of Taratuta

Tanks on the Border or the Ditch of Taratuta
The RuForces blog published this: “Somewhere on the border there are tanks of Taman second division ready getting ready to cross the uncrossable ditch of Taruta on the border to help the Slavic brothers”. What is ditch of Taruta? It … Read more... read more

An Illegal Trip to Chernobyl

An Illegal Trip to Chernobyl
An Illegal trip to Chernobyl exclusion zone becomes more difficult and dangerous. You have to hide from any passing cars on your way there, read more

science


The Moon to help man explore Mars

The Moon to help man explore Mars
Opportunities for the Moon to become a "transit point" for further space exploration and a source of useful resources, including water, whic read more

army


sports




Copyright © 2012 Russia News Cloud, a division of News Cloud Overseas Corp.

www.russianewscloud.com