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    Dalic into Croatian hot seat after Cacic sacked
    Oct07

    Dalic into Croatian hot seat after Cacic sacked

    Zlatko Dalic was named new Croatia coach on Saturday after Ante Cacic was sacked following the team’s 1-1 draw with Finland in a World Cup qualifier. Friday’s draw left Croatia second in Group I of European qualifying for next year’s World Cup in Russia, on 17 points alongside Ukraine, with Iceland in pole on 19. Dalic, who...

    Russian climbers scale Mt Manaslu in alpine style
    Oct07

    Russian climbers scale Mt Manaslu in alpine style

    Mt Manaslu. File photo KATHMANDU: At least 21 climbers successfully climbed the world’s eighth highest peak in an alpine style this autumn, according to the expedition organiser. Managing Director Chatur Kumar Tamang at Makalu Extreme Treks & Expedition informed that 25 expedition members along with 7 climbing Sherpas stood atop Mt...

    The Donald and Kim Road Show
    Oct07

    The Donald and Kim Road Show

    Many call it Cold War while some call it World War III in the making. And there are a growing number of people – experts – who believe that it is a case of two self-centered leaders with bloated egos. One of them –Donald J. Trump – is the president of the mightiest and wealthiest country in the world. The other one is Kim Jong-un, the sociopathic...

    Poroshenko Signs Bill Extending Special Status of Donbass for 1 Year
    Oct07

    Poroshenko Signs Bill Extending Special Status of Donbass for 1 Year

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed a bill extending the special status of Donbass region in eastern Ukraine for a year, the presidential press service said in a statement Saturday. “President Petro Poroshenko signed the bill on the creation of the necessary conditions for the peaceful settlement of the situation in the...

    ForMin Melescanu: After Crimea’s illegal annexation, we have seen an accumulation of forces at the Black Sea
    Oct07

    ForMin Melescanu: After Crimea’s illegal annexation, we have seen an accumulation of forces at the Black Sea

    Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu on Saturday, at the 63rd annual session of NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly, said that after “the illegal annexation” of Crimea an accumulation of Russian forces and armament that changed the previous balance of forces could be noticed. …read more Source:...

    Moscow faces 130 fake bomb calls, evacuates 100,000 people
    Oct07

    Moscow faces 130 fake bomb calls, evacuates 100,000 people

    People are checked by security guards before entering GUM, State Shop, at Red square in Moscow, Russia. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, file)Moscow (AP) — Moscow on Friday faced over 130 fake bomb calls that prompted the evacuation of some 100,000 people from shopping malls, schools, railway stations and office buildings. It was the most massive flurry...

    Inuit call for halt on satellite launch over rocket’s toxic fuel fears
    Oct07

    Inuit call for halt on satellite launch over rocket’s toxic fuel fears

    Inuit in Canada and Greenland are calling for a stop to a rocket launch next week, over fears the rocket’s fuel may contaminate a rich Arctic ecosystem they rely on for food. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine parliament extends insurgents? self-rule by one year

    KIEV: A raucous Ukrainian parliament on Friday extended by another year the self-rule of its two Russian-backed insurgent regions of Lugansk and Donetsk under a set of strict conditions. The vote has been welcomed by Ukraine’s Western partners but bitterly opposed by hard-core nationalists who set off flares outside the chamber during the...

    Ukrainian deputy justice minister: I am sure that Azerbaijan will soon return its occupied territories
    Oct02

    Ukrainian deputy justice minister: I am sure that Azerbaijan will soon return its occupied territories

    “I am sure that Azerbaijan will soon return its occupied territories,” Ukraine`s Deputy Minister of Justice Gia Gesadze has told AZERTAC`s Kiev-based correspondent. “Azerbaijan has great economic and military power to do this,” he said …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Trump’s company had more contact with Russia during campaign, according to documents turned over to investigators
    Oct02

    Trump’s company had more contact with Russia during campaign, according to documents turned over to investigators

    By Tom Hamburger,,Rosalind S. Helderman and Adam Entous | The Washington Post WASHINGTON – Associates of President Donald Trump and his company have turned over documents to federal investigators that reveal two previously unreported contacts from Russia during the 2016 campaign, according to people familiar with the matter. In one case,...