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    Hollande says will ‘clarify positions’ with Trump in call Friday
    Nov11

    Hollande says will ‘clarify positions’ with Trump in call Friday

    The French leader cited the fight against terrorism, the battle against the ISIS and the conflict in Ukraine among the subjects he wished to discuss with Trump.PARIS,France, Nov 11 – French President Francois Hollande said Friday he would “clarify positions” with US president-elect Donald Trump during “frank” telephone discussions later in the...

    Magnus Carlsen: Norwegian grandmaster adds sex appeal to chess
    Nov11

    Magnus Carlsen: Norwegian grandmaster adds sex appeal to chess

    The country's interest in chess has skyrocketed since the 25-year-old took the game's global throne in 2013. Norwegian world chess champion Magnus Carlsen is hoping to prove that “smart is the new sexy”, as he prepares to defend his title against Russia’s Sergei Karyakin.Interest in chess in the Nordic country has...

    Karyakin: Chess star is a symbol of geopolitical divides
    Nov11

    Karyakin: Chess star is a symbol of geopolitical divides

    The 26-year-old from Crimea adds a special dimension to Friday's match in New York. Russian chess grandmaster Sergei Karyakin dismisses the geopolitical overtones of his forthcoming East-West showdown against Norwegian reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen — insisting it’s just a matter of sporting pride.But the 26-year-old from...

    Karyakin: Russian challenges Norway’s Carlsen for world chess crown
    Nov10

    Karyakin: Russian challenges Norway’s Carlsen for world chess crown

    The match in New York will be the youngest ever by cumulative age for the biggest crown in chess. Russian chess master Sergei Karyakin squares off against reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen from Norway on Friday in an East-West clash that has sparked memories of classic Cold War encounters.The 600,000-euro ($668,000) match in New York will be...

    Trump: Isolationist President-elect stokes NATO defence fears
    Nov10

    Trump: Isolationist President-elect stokes NATO defence fears

    A key test will be Russia and whether Trump keeps campaign promises to improve ties strained to breaking point by the Ukraine crisis. Donald Trump’s “America first” approach has Europe worried he may cut US commitments to NATO just as it mounts its biggest military build-up since the end of the Cold War to counter a more...

    Moscow arrests alleged saboteurs planning attack in Crimea
    Nov10

    Moscow arrests alleged saboteurs planning attack in Crimea

    Russia’s security service has arrested several people in Sevastopol as alleged saboteurs working for Ukrainian military intelligence. Kyiv refutes claims the Ukrainian group was planning to attack infrastructure targets. …read more Source:...

    eNCA | Ukrainian saboteurs in Crimea detained: Russian security service
    Nov10

    eNCA | Ukrainian saboteurs in Crimea detained: Russian security service

    The Federal Security Service said it had confiscated explosive devices and weapons from the group, made up of intelligence agents from the Ukrainian Defence Ministry. …read more Source:...

    Anxious world leaders seek clarity on Trump policies
    Nov10

    Anxious world leaders seek clarity on Trump policies

    Ties between Washington and Moscow have become strained over the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    Trump isn’t the first mogul elected to power
    Nov10

    Trump isn’t the first mogul elected to power

    Donald Trump is not the only billionaire business tycoon to rise to power through the ballot box. ||| Paris – Donald Trump, the real estate mogul, reality TV star and US President-elect whose worth Forbes estimates at $3.7 billion, joins an ultra-elite group of billionaire business tycoons who have come to power through the ballot box....

    Can Europe step up after Trump ‘wake-up call’?
    Nov09

    Can Europe step up after Trump ‘wake-up call’?

    Already reeling from Britain’s decision to exit the EU, European leaders are ill-equipped to face the new uncertainties the Trump presidency brings. ||| Brussels – For Europe, already reeling from Britain’s decision to leave its 28-member club, Donald Trump’s election introduces a host of new uncertainties it is...

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