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    Trump doubtful as US spy chiefs to testify on Russian hacking
    Jan05

    Trump doubtful as US spy chiefs to testify on Russian hacking

    WASHINGTON: Top US spy chiefs will testify in Congress Thursday on alleged Russian interference in the US election as President-elect Donald Trump continued to question intelligence that Moscow was behind the hacking of Democratic party computers. The American public could get a better idea of the strength of the evidence on the alleged hacking...

    China, Ukraine enjoy vast opportunities under Silk Road Initiative: Ukrainian official
    Jan05

    China, Ukraine enjoy vast opportunities under Silk Road Initiative: Ukrainian official

    China and Ukraine, which are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations Wednesday, have vast potential to push forward their strategic cooperation thanks to the opportunities offered by the Silk Road Initiative, a senior Ukrainian official said Wednesday. …read more Source: English China News...

    McCain: Russia cyber-attacks on US an ‘act of war’
    Jan05

    McCain: Russia cyber-attacks on US an ‘act of war’

    WASHINGTON: Russia’s alleged cyber-attacks on US political organizations – hacking which the intelligence community concluded amounted to meddling in the US election – were an “act of war,” senior US Senator John McCain said Wednesday. “It’s an act of war,” McCain, a hawkish Republican and critic of the...

    Trump again dismisses intel on ‘so-called’ Russian hacking
    Jan05

    Trump again dismisses intel on ‘so-called’ Russian hacking

    WASHINGTON: President-elect Donald Trump sparked a fresh furor Wednesday by again casting doubt over the government’s conclusion that Russia meddled in the US election via cyber-attacks, citing the claims of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The comments come on the eve of the first public hearing in Congress on the alleged hacking, led by...

    Tennis: Kerber, Cibulkova survive scare in Brisbane
    Jan04

    Tennis: Kerber, Cibulkova survive scare in Brisbane

    BRISBANE, Australia (AFP) – World number one Angelique Kerber survived a big scare from Australian wildcard Ashleigh Barty to progress to the quarter-finals of the Brisbane International on Wednesday.The reigning Australian and US Open champion held on to beat the impressive Barty in three sets 6-3, 2-6, 6-3.Barty, the 2011 junior Wimbledon...

    Ukraine moves to blacklist Le Pen over Crimea comments
    Jan04

    Ukraine moves to blacklist Le Pen over Crimea comments

    KIEV – Ukraine indicated on Wednesday it would bar French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen from entering the country after comments she made that appeared to legitimize Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. Kiev is nervous about the… …read more Source:...

    Defusing conflicts, fighting radicalization and violent extremism: Austria’s priorities for 2017 OSCE Chairmanship
    Jan04

    Defusing conflicts, fighting radicalization and violent extremism: Austria’s priorities for 2017 OSCE Chairmanship

    OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Austria’s Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, highlighted three key challenges facing the Organization and its participating States as Austria took over as the 2017 OSCE Chairmanship: deplorable and complex crises and conflicts in the OSCE area, a fundamental lack of mutual trust and confidence, and an alarming...

    Why is Russian President Vladimir Putin late for meetings with world leaders?
    Jan04

    Why is Russian President Vladimir Putin late for meetings with world leaders?

    The Russian leader Vladimir Putin has earned a reputation for keeping other world leaders waiting, and even royalty and the Pope can’t force the Kremlin chief to stick to a tight timetable. In fact, the Russian leader has such poor timekeeping skills that aides are often kept waiting hours on end as scheduled meetings rarely start on time....

    Astana Pro Team Presents Roster for 2017
    Jan04

    Astana Pro Team Presents Roster for 2017

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – The Astana Pro Team’s new roster was presented last month in the capital. Photo credit: Bettiniphoto.net This time, the format changed slightly and along with a traditional press conference and presentation ceremony featured the riders’ visit...

    Republicans lock horns with Trump as new Congress sworn in
    Jan04

    Republicans lock horns with Trump as new Congress sworn in

    WASHINGTON: House Republicans were forced to back down Tuesday on plans to gut a congressional ethics office as Donald Trump rebuked them over the move, in an embarrassing clash with the president-elect on the day the new Congress was sworn in. When Trump takes office on January 20, Republicans will run both chambers of Congress and the White...

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