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    On APEC summit sidelines, Obama leans on Putin over peace for Syria and Ukraine
    Nov20

    On APEC summit sidelines, Obama leans on Putin over peace for Syria and Ukraine

    In what could be their last official meeting, the Russian and US presidents have held talks on the sidelines of the APEC summit in Peru. Topics raised included the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Merkel: from austerity queen to democratic torch-bearer
    Nov20

    Merkel: from austerity queen to democratic torch-bearer

    A Protestant pastor’s daughter who grew up behind the Iron Curtain, Angela Merkel rose to become the “chancellor of Europe” who has outlasted a generation of world leaders. Unlike her one-time partners on the global stage, George W. Bush, Tony Blair, Jacques Chirac and Silvio Berlusconi, Merkel is still in power and running for another...

    Not so honorable, watch this crazy fist fight during a parliamentary meeting! VIDEO
    Nov20

    Not so honorable, watch this crazy fist fight during a parliamentary meeting! VIDEO

    Sunday, November 20, 2016 – Cases of Members of Parliament behaving badly have become common place world over.Earlier this week, a Ukrainian lawmaker punched his colleague in the face, in the latest brawl in the troubled nation’s rough parliament.Apparently, the guy speaking is radical Party head, Oleh Lyashko, and while speaking he...

    Obama, EU leaders agree to maintain cooperation via NATO after Trump victory
    Nov18

    Obama, EU leaders agree to maintain cooperation via NATO after Trump victory

    U.S. President Barack Obama and European leaders agreed in Berlin on Friday that they needed to keep working together as part of multilateral bodies like NATO and to press ahead with the transatlantic agenda, the White House said in a statement. , Their agreement comes after the election victory of U.S. Republican Donald Trump, who said during...

    ​Cold shoulder for ICC as it guns for big fish
    Nov18

    ​Cold shoulder for ICC as it guns for big fish

    Putin’s regime claims that Crimea voluntarily joined Russia after a referendum and said the ICC had proved itself to be “one-sided and inefficient”. …read more Source: Mail &...

    Serie A: Baptism of fire for new Inter boss
    Nov18

    Serie A: Baptism of fire for new Inter boss

    Pioli has the toughest of assignments in what will be a cauldron atmosphere at the San Siro stadium. New Inter Milan coach Stefano Pioli faces a baptism of fire in Sunday’s derby against AC Milan, who are on a hot run of form as they seek their first Serie A title since 2011.Chinese-owned Inter wielded the axe when they sacked Frank de Boer...

    Obama in Berlin urges Trump to ‘stand up to Russia’
    Nov18

    Obama in Berlin urges Trump to ‘stand up to Russia’

    US President Barack Obama (L) speaks while German Chancellor Angela Merkel listens during a press conference after their meeting at the chancellery in Berlin on November 17, 2016/AFP BERLIN, Germany, Nov 17 – US President Barack Obama, on a farewell visit to Europe, said Thursday he hoped Donald Trump would “stand up” to Russia but added he was...

    EU approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians
    Nov17

    EU approves visa-free travel for Ukrainians

    The European Union has finally but conditionally approved a visa-free travel program for Ukraine as tensions intensify between the Western-backed state and neighboring Russia over the conflict in eastern Ukrainian territories. Peter Javorcik, the EU ambassador for Slovakia, which now holds the bloc’s rotating presidency, said Thursday that...

    International Criminal Court: Russian rejection of ICC mirrors US stance
    Nov17

    International Criminal Court: Russian rejection of ICC mirrors US stance

    US investigations concluded that the Bush administration's "enhanced interrogation techniques" were unlawful. The United States expressed regret Wednesday that Russia had withdrawn from the International Criminal Court — 14 years after Washington made exactly the same decision.While Washington accuses Russian forces of brutal...

    Obama to pass torch to Merkel on farewell visit
    Nov17

    Obama to pass torch to Merkel on farewell visit

    On the last leg of his final European tour as president, Barack Obama will underline shared values and try to ease fears about the future of the transatlantic partnership/AFP BERLIN, Germany, Nov 17 – US President Barack Obama pays a farewell visit Thursday to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, widely seen as the new standard bearer of liberal...

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