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    There’s a ‘New Political Sutuation in Bulgaria,’ President-Elect Says
    Nov13

    There’s a ‘New Political Sutuation in Bulgaria,’ President-Elect Says

    “It is clear to everyone that there is a new political situation in Bulgaria and there’s nothing dramatic about it,” Bulgarian president-elect Rumen Radev has said. “Despite the bluffs of powers-that-be [who predicted] an apocalypse you voted for change,” he has told Bulgarians at a press conference after first exit...

    Italian FM: Trump’s Russia outreach good for Rome
    Nov13

    Italian FM: Trump’s Russia outreach good for Rome

    Italy will benefit from Donald Trump‘s aim to improve U.S. relations with Russia after the president-elect moves to the White House, Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni said Sunday. Speaking to public broadcaster RAI, Gentiloni said, “If he will manage to have a better relation with [President Vladimir] Putin, without giving up on principles, it...

    Moldova Votes for President in Runoff
    Nov13

    Moldova Votes for President in Runoff

    Voting is underway in Moldova where the two candidates have differing views on the country’s future. For the first time since 1997, the head of state will be elected by voters themselves and not by Parliament. Moldovans are choosing between Socialist Party leader and ex-Trade Minister Igor Dodon, who has indicated he would pursue closer...

    Communists vs Anti-Communists: Is Bulgaria Still Divided?
    Nov13

    Communists vs Anti-Communists: Is Bulgaria Still Divided?

    As Bulgaria’s presidential candidates have been trading increasingly vicious blows bidding to become the next head of state on Sunday, an issue that long dominated the public debate has resurfaced: the division of “communists” and “anti-communists” in the public space. To raise the issue twenty-seven years into democracy – an anniversary...

    Voting Begins in Bulgaria’s Dramatic Presidential Runoff
    Nov13

    Voting Begins in Bulgaria’s Dramatic Presidential Runoff

    Bulgarians are heading to the polls on Sunday to elect the country’s new President in a runoff vote. A tight race is expected between the two remaining contenders, Parliament Speaker Tsetska Tsacheva, nominated by main ruling party GERB, and former Air Force Commander Maj Gen Rumen Radev, endorsed by the main opposition force, the Bulgarian...

    Victoria Cross medal worth £50,000 was awarded to an unknown Crimean War hero 
    Nov13

    Victoria Cross medal worth £50,000 was awarded to an unknown Crimean War hero 

    The medal, awarded to a hero of the Crimean War and worth £50,000 despite being badly weathered, was found by a treasure-hunter ‘mudlarking’ on the Thames with a metal detector. …read more Source: Daily...

    The black swan president
    Nov12

    The black swan president

    On Tuesday, when Donald Trump defied the polls, the Clinton machine and much of his own party establishment to become president-elect of the United States, he also became the closest thing to a black swan event we’ve ever seen in American politics: Statistically unlikely, rationalized only in hindsight—and carrying an impact that could be...

    Russians clear unexploded WW2 mines from Crimea peninsula
    Nov12

    Russians clear unexploded WW2 mines from Crimea peninsula

    …read more Source: The...

    Trump’s Victory Shakes Kiev
    Nov12

    Trump’s Victory Shakes Kiev

    Donald Trump’s victory may leave Ukraine alone and frightened. The fear is that the newly-elected US President will prefer warm relations with Moscow to the annoyance of supporting Ukraine – a country which he described during his campaign as a “mess”. “The biggest loser tonight is Ukraine,” wrote Michael McFaul, former ambassador of the...

    Hollande covers ISIS, Ukraine and climate in Trump call
    Nov12

    Hollande covers ISIS, Ukraine and climate in Trump call

    US president-elect Donald Trump and French President Francois Hollande vowed in a telephone call Friday to try “clarify positions” on potentially thorny issues including climate change, French presidential sources said. …read more Source: The Local...

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