Skirmishes continue in Nagorno-Karabakh despite cease-fire
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Skirmishes continue in Nagorno-Karabakh despite cease-fire

BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Skirmishes continued Friday, Apr. 8, around Nagorno-Karabakh with Azerbaijan and Armenia blaming each other for cease-fire violations, while Russia sought to stabilize the situation by playing as go-between. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev met with Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev in Baku a day after holding talks with the Armenian leadership. Azerbaijan’s … Continue reading

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s president is traveling to Washington for a security summit but has no meeting scheduled with President Barack Obama. Observers in Poland say controversial government policies may be the reason. President Andrzej Duda’s schedule, released Tuesday, Mar.29, includes no meetings with Obama or any key U.S. politicians. Poland’s top security official, … Continue reading

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s environment minister has approved a deeply contested plan to allow extensive logging in Europe’s last pristine forest, arguing that the decision will help save it from bark beetle, a kind of woodworm. Following weeks of deliberations and protests, Jan Szyszko said Friday, Mar.25 said he has approved the logging of … Continue reading