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    Angela Merkel faces her greatest challenge
    Nov21

    Angela Merkel faces her greatest challenge

    A political crisis severely tests the German Chancellor’s abilities. “Gradually, her long-term vision gave way to her short-term memory. She focused only on the here and now. But at the end that didn’t work”. These lines are a (rough) translation from Die Kanzerlin – Eine Fiktion, a novel about the Chancellor Angela Merkel by the...

    Trump and Putin speak by phone for an hour about Syria, North Korea
    Nov21

    Trump and Putin speak by phone for an hour about Syria, North Korea

    US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on the phone for about an hour on Tuesday and covered topics including Syria, Ukraine, Iran, North Korea and Afghanistan, a White House official said. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Galust Sahakyan: ‘Associating us with fascism is a baseless slander’: ‘Zhoghovurd’
    Nov21

    Galust Sahakyan: ‘Associating us with fascism is a baseless slander’: ‘Zhoghovurd’

    On November 19, during an evening TV programme on “Zvezda” Russian federal TV channel, the announcer criticized official Yerevan for the desire to sign an association agreement with the EU comparing Armenia’s steps to those of Ukraine. “Zhoghovurd” daily has … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Expels Belarusian Diplomat Amid Spy Scandal
    Nov21

    Ukraine Expels Belarusian Diplomat Amid Spy Scandal

    Ukraine has expelled a Belarusian diplomat amid a spy scandal between the two neighboring countries. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Rebel infighting sparks fears in east Ukraine
    Nov21

    Rebel infighting sparks fears in east Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine: Armed men in military fatigues without insignia on Tuesday patrolled streets in the rebel stronghold of Lugansk in eastern Ukraine amid a spike in infighting between rebel factions. Men wearing balaclavas blocked access to several administrative buildings in the city, controlled by separatists, and defied the self-proclaimed...

    Belarus Security Service Detained Ukrainian Journalist for Network Elaboration
    Nov21

    Belarus Security Service Detained Ukrainian Journalist for Network Elaboration

    MINSK (Sputnik) — Belarus’ State Security Committee (KGB) has detained in Minsk a citizen of Ukraine, Pavlo Sharoyko, on charges of creating an agent network in Belarus, KGB spokesman Dmitry Pobyarzhin said Monday. “On October 25, the KGB… detained a staff member of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry’s Main Intelligence Directorate Pavlo...

    Russia Names Suspect In 2004 Klebnikov Killing Detained In Ukraine
    Nov21

    Russia Names Suspect In 2004 Klebnikov Killing Detained In Ukraine

    Russia has named a man detained at its request in Ukraine under the accusation of involvement in the assassination of an American journalist in Moscow 13 years ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lobbying & Sponsorships at COP23 Corrupted Climate Talks
    Nov21

    Lobbying & Sponsorships at COP23 Corrupted Climate Talks

    Carbon Projects Waiting to Exhale. Credit : IPSBy Rabiya JafferyABU DHABI, Nov 20 2017 (IPS)The world’s nations got together in Bonn, Germany, for the 23rd annual Conference of the Parties (COP) under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), where nearly 200 countries and some 23, 000 delegates met to discuss and influence...

    Lobbying & Sponsorships at COP23 Corrupted Climate Talks
    Nov21

    Lobbying & Sponsorships at COP23 Corrupted Climate Talks

    Carbon Projects Waiting to Exhale. Credit : IPSBy Rabiya JafferyABU DHABI, Nov 20 2017 (IPS)The world’s nations got together in Bonn, Germany, for the 23rd annual Conference of the Parties (COP) under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), where nearly 200 countries and some 23, 000 delegates met to discuss and influence...

    American Journalist Paul Khlebnikov’s Murder Suspect Detained in Kiev
    Nov21

    American Journalist Paul Khlebnikov’s Murder Suspect Detained in Kiev

    A man who is accused of involvement in the murder of the Russian Forbes’ version editor-in-chief has been detained in Kiev, the Russian Interior Ministry said Monday. “Magomed Dukuzov, born in 1978, had been put on the international wanted list at the request of Russian law enforcement agencies. On November 17, he was detained in Kiev. He...