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    Illegally acquired money from Ukraine adds Latvia’s state budget
    Sep12

    Illegally acquired money from Ukraine adds Latvia’s state budget

    In the investigation regarding the possible laundering of money embezzled from Ukraine’s state budget using Latvian commercial banks has yet to yield any suspects. As a result of multiple court hearings, nearly EUR 50 million has been declared illegal funds and has been added to Latvia’s state budget, as reported by De Facto programme...

    World Chess Olympiad – Round 9 Highlights
    Sep12

    World Chess Olympiad – Round 9 Highlights

    In round 9 of Baku Chess Olympiad the team of Ukraine found its way back to the top of the crosstable after narrowly defeating India. India’s hero from the yesterday’s round, Sethuraman, lost to Korobov in the only decisive game of the match. …read more Source:...

    Igor Boki takes bronze in Rio
    Sep12

    Igor Boki takes bronze in Rio

    The Belarusian clocked 1:06.71 seconds to finish third in the S13 men’s 100m breaststroke. Oleksii Fedyna of Ukraine and Firdavsbek Musabekov of Uzbekistan both touched in 1:04.94 to take gold. …read more Source:...

    An Opposition Member Has Been Elected to Belarus’ Parliament For the First Time in 20 Years
    Sep12

    An Opposition Member Has Been Elected to Belarus’ Parliament For the First Time in 20 Years

    Elections in Belarus on Sunday landed an opposition party member a seat in the country’s parliament for the first time in two decades, in a closely monitored poll that could signal better relations with the West. Anna Konopatskaya, a member of the opposition United Civil Party, and Elena Anisim — an independent candidate who reportedly has...

    Russia Re-Emerges as a Great Power in the Middle East
    Sep12

    Russia Re-Emerges as a Great Power in the Middle East

    For the leader of an ex-global power whose economy is in disarray, Vladimir Putin is having a pretty good 2016. His ships sail the South China Sea, supporting China’s defiance of international law. The Japanese Prime Minister brushes Washington’s protests aside to meet with him. Putin’s Russia digs itself more thoroughly into...

    Bulgaria caught between NATO and the Kremlin
    Sep12

    Bulgaria caught between NATO and the Kremlin

    Bulgaria’s impending presidential election is a tempting opportunity for Russia to try to haul a vulnerable eastern European country back into its strategic orbit. Rumen Radev — a daredevil MiG-29 jet pilot — is the candidate who has set alarm bells ringing over Sofia’s ties to Moscow. A loop-the-looping highlight at airshows, he is...

    Trump wants to make America great — by making it like Russia
    Sep12

    Trump wants to make America great — by making it like Russia

    AP Photo/Evan Vucci Wednesday night’s “Commander-in-Chief Forum,” presented by NBC News and MSNBC, was a debacle. Every network that’s hosting a presidential debate in the next seven weeks should study the video to learn how not to interrogate Donald Trump. But Trump still managed, through boastful indifference, to reveal the most...

    Will the Next President Restore U.S. Primacy?
    Sep12

    Will the Next President Restore U.S. Primacy?

    David Rieff Security, Americas America can no longer do whatever it wants, wherever it wants. Assuming Hillary Clinton wins in November (if Donald Trump wins, all bets are off for we will be in uncharted territory, perhaps even the Bermuda Triangle, in both domestic and international policy), the issue of U.S. primacy will reappear with a...

    Hillary Clinton says damage done by Donald Trump needs to be ‘undone’
    Sep11

    Hillary Clinton says damage done by Donald Trump needs to be ‘undone’

    Washington, Sep 12: Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton today said the “damage” done by her rival Donald Trump needs to be undone after the elections and underlined that the real estate tycoon’s “ignorance” towards Russian President Vladimir Putin is “dangerous”. ”We already know he (Trump) has done damage. We already know, from...

    Hillary Clinton says damage done by Donald Trump needs to be ‘undone’
    Sep11

    Hillary Clinton says damage done by Donald Trump needs to be ‘undone’

    Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on Sunday said the “damage” done by her rival Donald Trump needs to be undone after the elections and underlined that the real estate tycoon’s “ignorance” towards Russian President Vladimir Putin is “dangerous”. “We already know he (Trump) has done...