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    Libyan Government in Tripoli Seizes Tanker, Alleges Smuggling of Gasoline
    Feb14

    Libyan Government in Tripoli Seizes Tanker, Alleges Smuggling of Gasoline

    The coast guard of Libya’s self-declared government has seized a foreign tanker that it says was smuggling nearly 2 million liters of gasoline. Officials in Tripoli identified the tanker as the Captain Kahayyam and said the coast guard intercepted it Friday. The tanker’s crew is from Azerbaijan, Turkey and Ukraine. It was unclear...

    News24.com | Kerry takes aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria
    Feb13

    News24.com | Kerry takes aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria

    US Secretary of State John Kerry has sharply criticised Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria and accused Moscow of “repeated aggression”. …read more Source:...

    Russia decries ‘new Cold War’ as East-West tensions cloud talks
    Feb13

    Russia decries ‘new Cold War’ as East-West tensions cloud talks

    The world has plunged into a “new Cold War”, the Russian premier said Saturday, as East-West tensions over Syria and Ukraine dominated a gathering of world leaders in Germany. US Secretary of State… …read more Source:...

    Pope Francis Holds Historic Talks With Russian Orthodox Patriarch
    Feb13

    Pope Francis Holds Historic Talks With Russian Orthodox Patriarch

    History has been made in Cuba where Pope Francis and the Russian orthodox, Patriarch Kirill, have held a first of its kind meeting. At the talks which is the first between a Pope and a Russian church head since the western and eastern branches of Christianity split in the 11th century, both men called for Restored Christian Unity between the two...

    World has slipped into ‘new Cold War’: Russian PM
    Feb13

    World has slipped into ‘new Cold War’: Russian PM

    Dmitry Medvedev speaks at the Munich Security Conference on February 13, 2016/AFPMUNICH, Germany, Feb 13 – Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Saturday that strains between Russia and the West have plunged the world into a “new Cold War”. With tensions high over the Ukraine conflict and Russia’s backing of the Syrian regime,...

    Debut Nigerian Author: Meet 25-year-old Oluwaseun Oloruntegbe, author of ‘Alisa the Odessa Bride’
    Feb12

    Debut Nigerian Author: Meet 25-year-old Oluwaseun Oloruntegbe, author of ‘Alisa the Odessa Bride’

    Debut author Oluwaseun Oloruntegbe in this interview discussed writing, African literature, self-publishing among other things. Oluwaseun Oloruntegbe author of ‘Alisa the Odessa Bride’, a compilation of poems and short stories is a trainee doctor with a knack for writing. Born in Owo, Ondo state and currently living in Ukraine, he was...

    Pope heads for historic encounter with Russian patriarch
    Feb12

    Pope heads for historic encounter with Russian patriarch

    Cuban president Raul Castro welcomes the Patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Kirill upon his arrival in Havana, on February 11, 2016/AFPVATICAN CITY, Holy See, Feb 12 – Pope Francis heads to Cuba on Friday looking to heal a 1,000-year-old rift in Christianity before embarking on a tour of Mexico dominated by modern day problems of...

    In Ukraine: Woman sprays breast milk on her colleagues after they refused to end boring meeting
    Feb11

    In Ukraine: Woman sprays breast milk on her colleagues after they refused to end boring meeting

    This businesswoman took drastic action to bring a dull meeting to an end – by spraying breast milk at her colleagues. This businesswoman took drastic action to bring a dull meeting to an end – by spraying breast milk at her colleagues. In a video which has since been deleted, the woman is seen arguing with several men in front of her as she...

    International Monetary Fund: Ukraine risks losing IMF support over stalled reforms – Lagarde
    Feb10

    International Monetary Fund: Ukraine risks losing IMF support over stalled reforms – Lagarde

    "Without a substantial new effort to invigorate governance reforms and fight corruption, it is hard to see how the IMF-supported program can continue and be successful," she said. Ukraine must enact promised reforms and root out corruption or risk losing the support of the International Monetary Fund, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said on...

    Carlsberg plunges into the red
    Feb10

    Carlsberg plunges into the red

    Carlsberg plunged into the red in 2015 because of large restructuring provisions and declining sales in Europe amid a shrinking Russian beer market. ||| London – Danish brewer Carlsberg said Wednesday it plunged into the red in 2015 because of large restructuring provisions and declining sales in Europe amid a shrinking Russian beer market....

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