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    Tennis: Murray takes aim at Aussie Open jinx
    Jan15

    Tennis: Murray takes aim at Aussie Open jinx

    MELBOURNE (AFP) – Andy Murray sets out Monday to end a record run of Australian Open final defeats as his great rival Novak Djokovic vies to become the tournaments greatest champion of all-time.World number one Murray is looking to avoid becoming the first man in the post-1968 Open era to lose six Grand Slam finals at the same major.His...

    CIA director warns Trump to watch what he says, be careful on Russia
    Jan15

    CIA director warns Trump to watch what he says, be careful on Russia

    WASHINGTON: CIA Director John Brennan on Sunday had a stern parting message for Republican Donald Trump days before he assumes the US presidency, cautioning him against loosening sanctions on Russia and warning him to watch what he says. Brennan rebuked the president-elect for comparing US intelligence practices to Nazi Germany in comments that...

    Bulgaria’s President Plevneliev Advises Successor to Reconsider Stance on Crimea
    Jan15

    Bulgaria’s President Plevneliev Advises Successor to Reconsider Stance on Crimea

    Bulgarias President-elect Rumen Radev should consider very carefully his position on Crimea and its incorporation into Russia, incumbent Rosen Plevneliev has said. When we continue arguing that Cri …read more Source: Big News...

    Andy Murray: Athlete takes aim at Australian Open jinx
    Jan15

    Andy Murray: Athlete takes aim at Australian Open jinx

    World number one Murray is looking to avoid becoming the first man in the post-1968 Open era to lose six Grand Slam finals at the same major. Andy Murray sets out Monday to end a record run of Australian Open final defeats as his great rival Novak Djokovic vies to become the tournament’s greatest champion of all-time.World number one Murray...

    Russian ‘Kompromat’ Remains Alive and Well
    Jan15

    Russian ‘Kompromat’ Remains Alive and Well

    Amid the political maelstrom surrounding the leaked, and wholly unverified, accusations of the Kremlin’s possession of compromising information on U.S. President Elect Donald Trump, a new Russian word entered the global lexicon, “kompromat.” “The Kremlin has no kompromat on the president-elect of the United States, Donald...

    Which issues divide the U.S. and Russia? A quick guide
    Jan15

    Which issues divide the U.S. and Russia? A quick guide

    (Sasha Mordovets/Getty Images) MOSCOW – The Kremlin hopes that Donald Trump will move to improve badly strained Russia-U.S. ties once he takes office. Relations between Moscow and Washington are at their lowest point since the Cold War amid the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and other issues. It would be challenging to reach common ground on...

    Kremlin counts days to Trump’s inauguration, blasts Obama
    Jan15

    Kremlin counts days to Trump’s inauguration, blasts Obama

    MOSCOW — Exulted by Donald Trump’s victory in the U.S., the Kremlin is counting the days to his inauguration and venting its anger at Barack Obama’s outgoing administration, no holds barred. Careful not to hurt chances for a thaw in U.S.-Russia relations, President Vladimir Putin and other Russian officials have deferred questions...

    Russia-US ties hard to mend, interests differ sharply
    Jan15

    Russia-US ties hard to mend, interests differ sharply

    MOSCOW — The Kremlin hopes that Donald Trump will move to improve badly strained Russia-U.S. ties once he takes office. Relations between Moscow and Washington are at their lowest point since the Cold War amid the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and other issues. It would be challenging to reach common ground on some issues even if Trump and...

    Explosive memos suggest that a Trump-Russia tit-for-tat was at the heart of the GOP’s dramatic shift on Ukraine
    Jan15

    Explosive memos suggest that a Trump-Russia tit-for-tat was at the heart of the GOP’s dramatic shift on Ukraine

    An unverified dossier alleges that Trump “agreed to sideline” the issue of Russian intervention in Ukraine during his campaign. Here’s what happened. …read more Source: Business...

    Russia-US ties hard to mend, interests differ sharply
    Jan15

    Russia-US ties hard to mend, interests differ sharply

    U.S. intelligence agencies have accused Russia of meddling in the U.S. election through hacking, to help Trump win, claims that Russia has rejected. U.S. and EU officials also have accused Russia of hacking other Western institutions and voiced concern that Russia may try to influence this year’s elections in Germany, France and the...