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Section: Middle East

    China’s road to the Middle East
    Feb01

    China’s road to the Middle East

    Comment: The New Silk Road will bypass the Suez Canal, and could change the nature of geopolitics in the region, notes Vijay Prashad. China’s President Xi Jinping has been on a tour of the Middle East, straddling the politics of the region – a stop in Saudi Arabia was balanced by a stop in Iran. Xi’s most dramatic statements...

    Wanted: a grand bargain to rescue EU from “polycrisis”
    Jan31

    Wanted: a grand bargain to rescue EU from “polycrisis”

    By Paul Taylor The European Union needs an ambitious grand bargain at its next summit to rescue itself from an accumulation of crises that threaten to blow apart its model of integration. Like children at a birthday party, each leader has to get a going-home present. And as with many children’s parties, there may be a tantrum along the way....

    Ukraine reports first military casualties in 3 weeks
    Jan31

    Ukraine reports first military casualties in 3 weeks

    Two Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in the country’s war-torn east where government forces are seeking to put down a pro-Russian insurgency, the first reported casualties in nearly three weeks, Ukraine’s military said Sunday”Over the last day, as a result of clashes one Ukrainian soldier was killed and another three were...

    Historian Timothy Snyder presents a provocative, new take on the Holocaust | Hollywood Jew
    Jan31

    Historian Timothy Snyder presents a provocative, new take on the Holocaust | Hollywood Jew

    In his latest book, “Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning,” Timothy Snyder explores what made mass extermination possible Yale historian Timothy Snyder is among the world’s leading scholars of Eastern Europe. Educated at Oxford, he is the author of five award-winning books, including the acclaimed “Bloodlands: Europe Between...

    Statue of controversial Bolshevik leader toppled in Ukraine
    Jan30

    Statue of controversial Bolshevik leader toppled in Ukraine

    KIEV: Ukrainian activists in the eastern city of Dnipropetrovsk on Friday night toppled a statue of controversial Bolshevik leader Grigory Petrovsky, implicated in a famine that killed millions in the 1930s, city hall said. Several young men toppled the 12-tonne bronze statue of Petrovsky — nicknamed “the butcher” for his role in the...

    Ukraine’s forces open fire on positions of pro-Russia fighters in Donetsk: Report
    Jan30

    Ukraine’s forces open fire on positions of pro-Russia fighters in Donetsk: Report

    Ukraine’s forces on Saturday opened fire on positions of pro-Russia fighters in the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) in eastern Ukraine, reports say. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine’s forces open fire on positions of pro-Russia fighters in Donetsk: Report
    Jan30

    Ukraine’s forces open fire on positions of pro-Russia fighters in Donetsk: Report

    Ukraine’s forces open fire on positions of pro-Russia fighters in Donetsk, reports say. …read more Source:...

    Statue of controversial Bolshevik leader toppled in Ukraine
    Jan30

    Statue of controversial Bolshevik leader toppled in Ukraine

    Ukrainian activists in the eastern city of Dnipropetrovsk Friday night toppled a statue of controversial Bolshevik leader Grigory Petrovsky, implicated in a famine that killed millions in the 1930s, city hall said …read more Source: The Daily...

    Terrorists planning to infiltrate Russia through Ukraine, Central Asia
    Jan30

    Terrorists planning to infiltrate Russia through Ukraine, Central Asia

    Terrorists are preparing to infiltrate Russia through Ukraine or Central Asia, according to the National Anti-Terror Committee. International terrorists are most likely planning to send militants to Russia through Ukraine, the first deputy head of the National Anti-Terror Committee said Friday, Sputnik reported. “Russian Special Services are...

    Terrorists Planning to Infiltrate Russia Through Ukraine, Central Asia
    Jan30

    Terrorists Planning to Infiltrate Russia Through Ukraine, Central Asia

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Terrorists are preparing to infiltrate Russia through Ukraine or Central Asia, according to the National Anti-Terror Committee. …read more Source: Fars News...

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