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    Russia poised to gain from oil production freeze
    Nov27

    Russia poised to gain from oil production freeze

    With its oil output at record levels and state coffers running low, Russia has little to lose and much to gain from agreeing a deal with the OPEC cartel on limiting production. Ahead of an OPEC meeting set for November 30 in Vienna, Moscow — which is not a member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries — is pushing for an...

    Giant new dome set to keep Chernobyl safe for generations
    Nov27

    Giant new dome set to keep Chernobyl safe for generations

    The world’s largest metal moveable structure will be unveiled Tuesday over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor in Ukraine to ensure the safety of future generations across Europe. The giant arch — nearly as long as two soccer fields and taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty — will edge into place over...

    French Conservatives to Pick a Former PM as Presidential Nominee
    Nov27

    French Conservatives to Pick a Former PM as Presidential Nominee

    French conservatives Sunday are choosing their nominee for next year’s presidential election from two former prime ministers with deep experience in government and differing views on how to prevent more terror attacks on French soil. The contenders in the conservative’s primary runoff — Francois Fillon, 62, and 71-year-old Alain Juppe...

    French conservatives voting to choose presidential nominee
    Nov27

    French conservatives voting to choose presidential nominee

    PARIS (AP) — French conservatives on Sunday are choosing their nominee for next year’s vital presidential election from among two former prime ministers with deep experience in government and differing views on how to prevent more terror attacks on French soil. The contenders in the conservative’s primary runoff — Francois Fillon, 62,...

    World Reacts To Death Of Cuba’s Fidel Castro
    Nov27

    World Reacts To Death Of Cuba’s Fidel Castro

    The death of Cuba’s Fidel Castro prompted reaction across the spectrum Saturday with some world leaders describing him as a friend and ally, while rights groups recalled his repression of basic freedoms.Here are some responses to the death of the 90-year-old Cold War icon, whose life was defined by his resistance to the capitalist United...

    A giant dome taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty ready to be placed over Chernobyl’s doomed reactor
    Nov27

    A giant dome taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty ready to be placed over Chernobyl’s doomed reactor

    The world’s largest metal moveable structure will be unveiled Tuesday over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor in Ukraine to ensure the safety of future generations across Europe. The giant arch – nearly as long as two football pitches and taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty – will edge...

    Giant new dome set to keep Chernobyl safe for generations
    Nov27

    Giant new dome set to keep Chernobyl safe for generations

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine: The world’s largest metal moveable structure will be unveiled Tuesday over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor in Ukraine to ensure the safety of future generations across Europe. The giant arch – nearly as long as two football pitches and taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty – will...

    Leaders pay tribute to Fidel Castro, but critics scathing of ‘tyrant’
    Nov27

    Leaders pay tribute to Fidel Castro, but critics scathing of ‘tyrant’

    PARIS: The death of Cuba’s Fidel Castro prompted reaction across the spectrum Saturday with some world leaders describing him as a friend and ally, while rights groups recalled his repression of basic freedoms. Here are some responses to the death of the 90-year-old Cold War icon, whose life was defined by his resistance to the capitalist...

    Warm and cool: Cuba?s ties with USSR under Castro
    Nov27

    Warm and cool: Cuba?s ties with USSR under Castro

    The death of Cuban socialist icon Fidel Castro at age 90 on Friday stirred memories of his island nation´s close but at times fraught relations with the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the USSR, on Saturday hailed Castro for having strengthened Cuba in the face of an American economic blockade, praising his former counterpart...

    Trump and Putin: What is to be done?
    Nov27

    Trump and Putin: What is to be done?

    The true nature of the relationship between the Russians and President-elect Donald Trump may never be fully known. What is clear is that the framework for a new relationship is more complicated for the Trump team than it has been for any of their predecessors in the past quarter century. This is in part because of Donald Trump’s...