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Ukraine says return of Crimea a must for mending ties with Russia

TOKYO (Reuters) – No normalization of ties between Ukraine and Russia is likely unless the region of Crimea, now under Russian control, is returned to Kiev’s sovereignty, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said on Tuesday. 352 more words


A long city walk though Trabzon…which has all the rough edges of a booming sea port city, and glimmers of an old Empire…


#Black Sea 2014 English Movie

Black Sea (2014)

In order to make good with his former employers, a submarine captain takes a job with a shadowy backer to search the depths of the Black Sea for a submarine rumored to be loaded with gold. 41 more words


In the Snow

Earlier this month, we took a long weekend trip to the Black Sea.  Nearly 2 years ago, I traveled this region by car, camping, swimming and driving into the cool mountains and high plateaus.  353 more words


5 Reasons to Visit Turkey's Black Sea Region

The Black Sea region is one of Turkey’s best kept secrets.  Home to Turkey’s famous tea industry, and with incredible scenery, waterfalls, charming fishing villages and more, visitors to this area are guaranteed to be delighted.   315 more words


The Future of Chess is Terrifying

Continuing with “Intelligence and chess” by Fernand Gobet, & Guillermo Campitelli, published in 2002, we find this under the sub-heading, Expertise in chess:

“In addition, there are important individual differences in the style of play: 613 more words

Putin's Objective in Ukraine

Michelle Fox | @MFoxCNBC

Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to take control of Ukraine along the border down to Crimea, and it’s beginning to look like that may happen, retired Army Col. 1,090 more words