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    How Trump Could Turn America’s Syria Policy Upside Down
    Jan29

    How Trump Could Turn America’s Syria Policy Upside Down

    Click here for reuse options! The Middle East expects big changes under Trump, and they’re likely to get them. DamascusNot for at least three quarters of a century have the American people elected a president who so openly disparages, discards and seemingly abhors the principles, standards, policies, ideas, and institutions at the center of...

    Ruble’s revival gives Russia an unexpected headache
    Jan29

    Ruble’s revival gives Russia an unexpected headache

    It was a step that seemed unimaginable a year ago: the Russian authorities stepping in to stop the country’s currency from getting too strong. Back in January 2016 the ruble hit a record low of 85 to the dollar as a combination of plunging oil prices and Western sanctions over Moscow’s actions in Ukraine pounded the Russian economy....

    Trump reaffirms NATO commitment during talks with EU leaders
    Jan29

    Trump reaffirms NATO commitment during talks with EU leaders

    Washington, Jan 29 (PTI) US President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his commitment to NATO and recognised that it must be capable of confronting 21st century threats during talks with leaders from EU’s traditional power couple France and Germany. During a call to German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday, the first between the two leaders...

    How Trump Could Turn America’s Syria Policy Upside Down
    Jan29

    How Trump Could Turn America’s Syria Policy Upside Down

    Click here for reuse options! The Middle East expects big changes under Trump, and they’re likely to get them. DamascusNot for at least three quarters of a century have the American people elected a president who so openly disparages, discards and seemingly abhors the principles, standards, policies, ideas, and institutions at the center of...

    Trump and Putin connect over Middle East and repairing relationship
    Jan29

    Trump and Putin connect over Middle East and repairing relationship

    President Donald Trump had a “positive call” with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday, during which the two promised to cooperate on destroying ISIS in Syrian and repair U.S. and Russian relations. The discussion was part of a diplomatic effort to connect over the phone with foreign leaders from countries including Japan, Germany, France...

    In Russia: Crimean Tatar lawyer held over ‘extremist propaganda’
    Jan29

    In Russia: Crimean Tatar lawyer held over ‘extremist propaganda’

    Emil Kurbedinov was detained as he headed to a client's house that was being raided by law enforcement agents over purported ties to the banned Islamist group Hizb-ut-Tahrir. Russian authorities in annexed Crimea on Thursday detained a Tatar lawyer for allegedly spreading “extremist propaganda”, activists said, the latest step in...

    Trump vows better Russia ties, reassures NATO allies
    Jan29

    Trump vows better Russia ties, reassures NATO allies

    President Donald Trump vowed to improve floundering ties with Russia, while also reassuring close US allies he supports NATO. Trump faced a first legal defeat amid growing international alarm over his halt to refugees and travellers from certain Muslim-majority countries, with a federal judge blocking part of the ban. The temporary stay orders...

    Trump, Putin Discuss ‘Equal Partnership’ Prospects over Phone
    Jan29

    Trump, Putin Discuss ‘Equal Partnership’ Prospects over Phone

    The Presidents of United States and Russia talked over the phone on Saturday evening, touching issues such as Syria, the Israel-Palestina conflict, the fight against terrorism, and bilateral trade. The Kremlin said Ukraine had also been on the agenda. Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump talked for around 45 minutes. The two underlined they stood...

    Trump vows better Russia ties, reassures NATO allies
    Jan29

    Trump vows better Russia ties, reassures NATO allies

    US President Donald Trump speaks on the phone with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin from the Oval Office of the White House on January 28, 2017 © AFP / Mandel NganWashington, United States, Jan 29 – President Donald Trump vowed to improve floundering ties with Russia, while also reassuring close US allies he supports NATO. Trump faced a...

    Trump: US President vows better Russia ties, reassures NATO allies
    Jan29

    Trump: US President vows better Russia ties, reassures NATO allies

    Trump's friendly stance toward Putin, whom France and Germany both accuse of seeking to undermine Western unity, is being scrutinized since he won the US election in November. President Donald Trump vowed Saturday to improve floundering ties with Russia, while also reassuring close US allies he supports NATO.Amid growing international alarm...