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    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...

    Donald Trump: EU leaders vow ‘firm’ response to US President
    Jan29

    Donald Trump: EU leaders vow ‘firm’ response to US President

    French President Francois Hollande also vowed a firm response to a growing list of pronouncements by the maverick tycoon. The EU’s traditional power couple France and Germany expressed mounting alarm at key decisions by US President Donald Trump in his first week in office, saying they raised many issues of concern.French President Francois...

    Trump vows better Russia ties, reassures NATO allies
    Jan29

    Trump vows better Russia ties, reassures NATO allies

    WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump vowed Saturday 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...

    Trump, Merkel agree NATO members must pay fair share
    Jan29

    Trump, Merkel agree NATO members must pay fair share

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    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 Jan 28, 2017. AFP Photo WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump vowed Saturday to improve floundering ties with Russia, while also reassuring close US allies he supports NATO. Amid growing international alarm over...

    Trump vows ‘new vetting’ to weed out Islamic radicals
    Jan29

    Trump vows ‘new vetting’ to weed out Islamic radicals

    WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump signed a sweeping new executive order Friday to suspend refugee arrivals and impose tough new controls on travelers from seven Muslim countries. Making good on one of his most controversial campaign promises, and to the horror of human rights groups, Trump said he was making America safe from “radical...