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    Putin set to ‘EXPLOIT weak’ Macron as France negotiates ‘without a carrot or stick’
    May23

    Putin set to ‘EXPLOIT weak’ Macron as France negotiates ‘without a carrot or stick’

    VLADIMIR Putin is set to “exploit” a “weak” Emmanuel Macron as France desperately attempts to negotiate on matters concerning Syria, Ukraine and Iran “without a carrot or a stick”, it has been claimed. …read more Source:...

    Polish novelist wins Man Booker International Prize
    May23

    Polish novelist wins Man Booker International Prize

    LONDON: An English translation of Polish novel “Flights”, which interweaves narratives of travel with explorations of the human body, was on Tuesday named as the winner of the prestigious Man Booker International Prize. The novel by Olga Tokarczuk, translated by Jennifer Croft, won the £50,000 (RM 266,859.26) prize after coming...

    Where is Georgia Headed?
    May23

    Where is Georgia Headed?

    William Courtney, Daniel Fried, Kenneth Yalowitz Security, Europe Georgia represents a key test on the possibilities of reform in the former Soviet space. Secretary of State Pompeo May 21 stated that “Russia’s forcible invasion of Georgia is a clear violation of international peace and security,” and he called on Moscow to “withdraw its...

    State Department Calls Out Continued Russian Aggression in Ukraine
    May23

    State Department Calls Out Continued Russian Aggression in Ukraine

    The U.S. State Department called out continued Russian aggression in Ukraine on Tuesday, mentioning how civilians have been killed due to Russia’s invasion. State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert mentioned the continuing fighting in Ukraine during a press briefing on Tuesday. “I’d like to draw your attention to...

    Memorials to Slovenian WWI victims to be unveiled in Poland and Ukraine
    May23

    Memorials to Slovenian WWI victims to be unveiled in Poland and Ukraine

    Two memorials to Slovenian soldiers killed in Galicia in the First World War will be unveiled in Poland and Ukraine on Wednesday. President Borut Pahor will attend the unveiling of the memorial in Gorlice, Poland, and Defence Minister Andreja Katič will travel to Lviv, where the Ukrainian memorial is to be unveiled. …read more Source:...

    Michael Cohen’s taxi business partner just agreed to cooperate with investigators
    May23

    Michael Cohen’s taxi business partner just agreed to cooperate with investigators

    The “Taxi King” has flipped, which could worsen Cohen’s legal woes. Trump lawyer Michael Cohen appears to be in increasing legal jeopardy — one of his major business partners has now agreed to cooperate with government investigators. Evgeny “Gene” Freidman, known as the “Taxi King,” entered a guilty plea in New York state court Tuesday as...

    This Is A Big Problem for Michael Cohen
    May23

    This Is A Big Problem for Michael Cohen

    You’ve probably only heard his name if you’re very deep into the arcana of the Trump/Russia probe or if you keep up on the New York City taxi business. But the deal Evgeny “Gene” Friedman struck today with state prosecutors is likely very bad news for Michael Cohen and, perhaps at least indirectly, Donald Trump. Here’s the...

    Russian Migration: In and Out
    May23

    Russian Migration: In and Out

    By The GlobalistRussia is home to a million more immigrants than its large emigrant diaspora.1. Russia has the world’s third-largest population of immigrants. As of 2015, Russia has a foreign-born population numbering 11.6 million. 2. This figure means about 8% of Russia’s population is foreign-born. 3. Many of these migrants hail...

    As Syria looks to rebuild, US and allies hope money can win where guns lost
    May22

    As Syria looks to rebuild, US and allies hope money can win where guns lost

    President Bashar al-Assad is winning Syria’s seven-year war on the battlefield, but his American, European, and Arab opponents are ramping up the pressure on the economic front. Their plan to block aid and investment that could help the regime’s plans for reconstruction will frustrate al-Assad’s regime and his allies, but...

    eNCA | Hand grenade in rucksack kills teenager on east Ukraine bus
    May22

    eNCA | Hand grenade in rucksack kills teenager on east Ukraine bus

    ‘The children were going home from school. One of them had a hand grenade in a rucksack. As a result of its detonation, a blast took place,’ the official Ruslan Yakubov said. …read more Source:...