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    Fugitive Kazakh banker Ablyazov faces new charge in Kazakhstan
    Feb03

    Fugitive Kazakh banker Ablyazov faces new charge in Kazakhstan

    ASTANA (TCA) — Kazakhstan’s Anticorruption Bureau on February 2 said that fugitive Kazakh tycoon Mukhtar Ablyazov has been charged with the creation of an international criminal community and summoned to the bureau’s headquarters in Astana by February 10, RFE/RL’s Kazakh Service reported. The 53-year-old former head of...

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues
    Feb03

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues

    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula is returned to Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues
    Feb03

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues

    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula is returned to Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in eastern Ukraine
    Feb03

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in eastern Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Trump lashes both friend and foe as Tillerson signs in
    Feb03

    Trump lashes both friend and foe as Tillerson signs in

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sought to reassure his staff he respects their expertise and patriotism, receiving several rounds of warm but relieved applause during a speech © AFP / MANDEL NGANWashington, United States, Feb 2 – US President Donald Trump stepped up his war of words against the world, firing on friend and foe alike even as...

    Belarus: Russia May Be Restoring Border Zones
    Feb03

    Belarus: Russia May Be Restoring Border Zones

    Belarus said Thursday it suspected Russia was trying to restore a formal border zone between the two countries, a move it said flouted agreements on freedom of movement and trade and raised questions about Moscow’s real intent. Belarus spoke out after the publication of three decrees signed by Alexander Bortnikov, the head of Russia’s...

    Russia’s ‘crescent of instability’ spreads west
    Feb03

    Russia’s ‘crescent of instability’ spreads west

    VALLETTA — When EU leaders began wrestling with how to confront Russia over its military intervention in Ukraine, there seemed little connection between events in Crimea and Donbas, the raging conflict in Syria and the outset of a second civil war in Libya. As they gather Friday for an informal European Council summit on the...

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in eastern Ukraine
    Feb03

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in eastern Ukraine

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in Ukraine
    Feb03

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS: US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Thursday condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in Ukraine and pledged strong US support to Kiev even as the new US administration seeks to improve ties with Russia. “We do want to better our relations with Russia. However the dire situation in eastern Ukraine is one that...

    Marine Le Pen’s internet army
    Feb03

    Marine Le Pen’s internet army

    PARIS — Not long ago, Philippe Vardon was an anti-immigrant activist best known for carrying out shock propaganda operations, like occupying mosques or serving pork-laced soup to the homeless in Nice, the southern French city that has a large Muslim population. Today, he is a top general in the sophisticated social media campaign...