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    Russia envoy: Tensions with US are probably worst since 1973
    Oct16

    Russia envoy: Tensions with US are probably worst since 1973

    United Nations, Oct 16 : Russia’s UN ambassador said that tensions with the United States are probably the worst since the 1973 Mideast war. But Vitaly Churkin said Friday that Cold War relations between the Soviet Union and the US more than 40 years ago were different than US-Russia relations today. “The general situation I think is pretty...

    Amid Syria’s Violence, Diplomats Produce Ideas but No Truce
    Oct16

    Amid Syria’s Violence, Diplomats Produce Ideas but No Truce

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland—The United States, Russia and seven other would-be Syria mediators ended a 4½-hour meeting Saturday without agreement or concrete steps to match what America’s top diplomat described as the urgent crisis in the city of Aleppo. Instead, the envoys said only that new ideas were proposed and more discussions planned. The...

    Progress Unclear After 4½ Hours of U.S.-Led Talks on Syria
    Oct15

    Progress Unclear After 4½ Hours of U.S.-Led Talks on Syria

    (LAUSANNE, Switzerland)—Back where they started, the United States, Russia and others trying to mediate Syria’s civil war spent 4½ hours searching for a diplomatic process that could succeed where last month’s collapsed cease-fire failed. It wasn’t clear whether they made any progress. With the Syrian and Russian governments...

    Global court warns govt over extra-judicial killings
    Oct15

    Global court warns govt over extra-judicial killings

    The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued a warning to the Philippine government over alleged extra-judicial killings, saying officials’ incitement of mass killings could be prosecuted before the court in The Hague.Malacanang reacted swiftly to the statement, saying the alleged extra-judicial killings linked...

    Russian envoy: Crimean scenario not possible in Baltic states
    Oct15

    Russian envoy: Crimean scenario not possible in Baltic states

    Replication of the Crimean scenario in the Baltic states is not possible, furthermore, separatist sentiment is completely absent in the region, Russian Ambassador to Estonia Alexander Petrov cites LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Russian envoy: Crimean scenario not possible in Baltics  – The Baltic Times
    Oct15

    Russian envoy: Crimean scenario not possible in Baltics – The Baltic Times

    TALLINN – Duplication of the Crimean conflict in the Baltic countries is impossible, furthermore, there is no separatist sentiment in the region…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Turkish Stream’s building synchronized with Russia-Ukraine deal
    Oct15

    Turkish Stream’s building synchronized with Russia-Ukraine deal

    Completion of the construction of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline through the Black Sea for Russian gas supplies to Turkey has been synchronized with the contract for gas transit through Ukraine that expires in Dec. 2019, RIA Novosti reported on October 15 citing Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak. …read more Source:...

    Turkish Stream’s building synchronized with Russia-Ukraine deal
    Oct15

    Turkish Stream’s building synchronized with Russia-Ukraine deal

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    India, Russia sign energy agreements
    Oct15

    India, Russia sign energy agreements

    BENAULIM, India: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin were set to sign lucrative energy and defense deals Saturday, aimed at shoring up economic ties between the long-time allies. Putin was greeted with a military band and traditional dancers after arriving in the Indian tourism state of Goa for talks with Modi...

    As Syria’s War Rages, US and Russia Back at Diplomatic Table
    Oct15

    As Syria’s War Rages, US and Russia Back at Diplomatic Table

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland—Back where they started, the United States, Russia and other international players in Syria’s civil war searched Saturday for a diplomatic process that could succeed where last month’s collapsed cease-fire failed. With the Syrian and Russian governments pressing an offensive against rebel-held parts of Aleppo, no...