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    In Libya: Talks on new unity government gather pace – UN
    Feb09

    In Libya: Talks on new unity government gather pace – UN

    Talks on changes to Libya's unity government could yield results in the coming weeks, putting the north African country on a path to stability, the UN envoy said Wednesday. Talks on changes to Libya’s unity government could yield results in the coming weeks, putting the north African country on a path to stability, the UN envoy said...

    Today in Korean history
    Feb09

    Today in Korean history

    Feb. 10 1951 — Over 700 villagers are gunned down by Army soldiers in Geochang, South Gyeongsang Province, who mistakenly suspected them of collaborating with North Korean guerrillas. 1992 — South Korea and Ukraine establish diplomatic …read more Source: Yonhap News...

    Germany Slams Ukrainian Lawmaker For Defacing Berlin Wall Remnant
    Feb09

    Germany Slams Ukrainian Lawmaker For Defacing Berlin Wall Remnant

    A Ukrainian lawmaker defaced a remnant of the Berlin Wall on the grounds of the German embassy in Kyiv in protest over Germany’s position in peace negotiations, drawing a rebuke from Berlin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    12 heroes who will make 2017 great again (in a good way)
    Feb09

    12 heroes who will make 2017 great again (in a good way)

    12 people who will make 2017 great again (in a good way) Since its European launch in April 2015, POLITICO has run a provocative series called “Dirty Dozen,” designed to call out 12 characters — individuals, groups or institutions — that spell gloom (or worse) in a particular sphere. Earlier this...

    McDonald’s Russian Unit Plays Down US Heritage
    Feb09

    McDonald’s Russian Unit Plays Down US Heritage

    When McDonald’s opened its first Russian restaurant in 1990 in Moscow, it was not unusual to see wedding receptions held there, so strong was the appeal of the quintessential American brand at the end of the Cold War. In recent years, with U.S.-Russia ties increasingly frosty, the fast-food chain has pursued a different strategy: Go native....

    McDonald’s Russian Unit Plays Down US Heritage
    Feb09

    McDonald’s Russian Unit Plays Down US Heritage

    When McDonald’s opened its first Russian restaurant in 1990 in Moscow, it was not unusual to see wedding receptions held there, so strong was the appeal of the quintessential American brand at the end of the Cold War. In recent years, with U.S.-Russia ties increasingly frosty, the fast-food chain has pursued a different strategy: Go native....

    Pirates kidnap Russians
    Feb09

    Pirates kidnap Russians

    #Nigeria’n pirates take Russian, Ukrainian sailors hostage https://t.co/CHwqHz20AR #Russia #pirates #Ukraine pic.twitter.com/rtVqezJRNj— Belsat in English (@Belsat_Eng) February 8, 2017 Pirates have kidnapped seven Russians and one Ukrainian after attacking the cargo ship the BBC Caribbean off the coast of Nigeria, the Russian embassy said...

    Pirates kidnap 7 Russians, 1 Ukrainian in Nigerian waters
    Feb09

    Pirates kidnap 7 Russians, 1 Ukrainian in Nigerian waters

    The embassy has asked Nigerian authorities to assist in locating the abducted people, it said late on Tuesday. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    Freeland talks tough on trade with Trump team
    Feb09

    Freeland talks tough on trade with Trump team

    Foreign Affairs Minister tells Secretary of State that Canada will ‘respond appropriately’ to any tariffs put in place by new U.S. administration, reaffirms ‘very strong support for Ukraine’ …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Blame Ricochets in Deaths of Rebel Army Leaders in Ukraine
    Feb09

    Blame Ricochets in Deaths of Rebel Army Leaders in Ukraine

    Ukraine and Russia have denied any role in the latest separatist death, of Mikhail Tolstykh, or in previous killings of rebel leaders far from the front lines. …read more Source: The New York...