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Trump: US president cancels meeting with Merkel over snowstorms
Mar14

Trump: US president cancels meeting with Merkel over snowstorms

The meeting between the two leaders have now been postponed to Friday, the White House said on Monday. The expected meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday has been cancelled due to the looming massive winter storm in parts of U.S.The meeting between the two leaders have now been postponed to...

Opinion: Russia makes smart move for Eurovision
Mar13

Opinion: Russia makes smart move for Eurovision

A wheelchair-bound singer is Russia’s Eurovision contestant in Kyiv. Ukraine should welcome her, writes Andreas Brenner. …read more Source:...

EU Solves Antitrust Spat with Russia’s State Gas Producer
Mar13

EU Solves Antitrust Spat with Russia’s State Gas Producer

BRUSSELS – Russia’s state-owned gas producer, Gazprom, has agreed to a series of concessions to address the European Union’s concerns about its market dominance in the supply of energy to Eastern Europe. The EU’s executive Commission said Monday that Gazprom has agreed to price gas at market competitive prices. It will allow...

Finance: 53 photos of Russia’s decade after the collapse of the Soviet Union
Mar13

Finance: 53 photos of Russia’s decade after the collapse of the Soviet Union

Archived photographs of the 1990s Yeltsin-era in Russia following the dissolution of the USSR. In 1991, Boris Yeltsin stood atop a tank in front of the parliament building in Moscow and called on the people to resist the communist hardliners in the August coup. Several months later, at the end of the year, Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev...

Poland Confirms Minnesota Man as Nazi Commander
Mar13

Poland Confirms Minnesota Man as Nazi Commander

WARSAW, Poland — Poland will seek the arrest and extradition of a Minnesota man after confirming he was a Nazi unit commander suspected of ordering the killing of 44 Poles during World War II, a prosecutor said Monday. Robert Janicki said that various evidence gathered in years of investigation into U.S. citizen Michael K. confirmed “100...

Jens Stoltenberg: NATO head says more defence spending ‘essential’ to US ties
Mar13

Jens Stoltenberg: NATO head says more defence spending ‘essential’ to US ties

Trump caused dismay in Europe when he said on the campaign trail that NATO was "obsolete". NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Monday told allies to boost defence spending, as demanded by US President Donald Trump, if they want to preserve crucial transatlantic defence ties.”This is essential for the continued strength of the...

Ukraine investigates Russia’s newly chosen Eurovision candidate
Mar13

Ukraine investigates Russia’s newly chosen Eurovision candidate

Russia has irked host country Ukraine with its Eurovision candidate. The disabled singer is now under investigation. Will Russia boycott the song contest after all? …read more Source:...

WTA Indian Wells: Muguruza rallies to beat US teen at tournament
Mar13

WTA Indian Wells: Muguruza rallies to beat US teen at tournament

French Open champion Garbine Muguruza survived a fierce challenge from US teenager Kayla Day Sunday to reach the fourth round of the WTA Indian Wells hard court tournament. French Open champion Garbine Muguruza survived a fierce challenge from US teenager Kayla Day Sunday to reach the fourth round of the WTA Indian Wells hard court tournament.The...

Couple’s five-week ordeal over
Mar12

Couple’s five-week ordeal over

A South African mother whose son and future daughter-in-law were incarcerated for more than five weeks in the United Arab Emirates is relieved that their ordeal is finally over. Emlyn Culverwell, 29, from the Eastern Cape and his Ukrainian fiancée, Iryna Nohai, 27, were released on Wednesday from Al Wathba prison in Abu Dhabi. They …read...

Couple’s five-week ordeal over
Mar12

Couple’s five-week ordeal over

A South African mother whose son and future daughter-in-law were incarcerated for more than five weeks in the United Arab Emirates is relieved that their ordeal is finally over. Emlyn Culverwell, 29, from the Eastern Cape and his Ukrainian fiancée, Iryna Nohai, 27, were released on Wednesday from Al Wathba prison in Abu Dhabi. They were jailed...

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