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    Austria Swings Right
    Oct17

    Austria Swings Right

    In a year of surprise elections in Europe and the United States, Austria’s vote on Sunday did not disappoint. But the surprises didn’t come in the form of upsets. Overall, the polls leading up to the election proved to be accurate. As predicted, the center-right People’s Party (ÖVP) led by the baby-faced foreign minister...

    Latvian cabinet approves enlarged Ukraine OSCE observer mission
    Oct17

    Latvian cabinet approves enlarged Ukraine OSCE observer mission

    On 17 October, the Latvian Cabinet of Ministers made a decision on the appointment of two Latvian civilian experts to the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a release. …read more Source:...

    [Opinion] EU-Russia trade bouncing back – despite sanctions
    Oct17

    [Opinion] EU-Russia trade bouncing back – despite sanctions

    New figures for 2017 so far show a surprising uptick in EU-Russia trade relations, notwithstanding sanctions over Ukraine and Crimea. …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, October 17, 2017
    Oct17

    The Morning Vertical, October 17, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Congo Wins Seat At Human Rights Council, Despite Abuses
    Oct17

    Congo Wins Seat At Human Rights Council, Despite Abuses

    The UN General Assembly has elected the Democratic Republic of Congo to the Human Rights Council, despite protests that the country’s record of human rights abuses make it unfit for the job. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Experts to gather in Kyiv to discuss prevention of irregular migration in Eastern Europe
    Oct17

    Experts to gather in Kyiv to discuss prevention of irregular migration in Eastern Europe

    On 17-18 October 2017, the Ukrainian capital Kyiv will host an expert meeting on preventing the facilitation of irregular migration. The meeting will bring together experts from EU Member States, the Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries, EU institutions, international organisations, representatives … …read more Source:...

    Russia supplying free fuel to Taliban in war against NATO forces: report
    Oct17

    Russia supplying free fuel to Taliban in war against NATO forces: report

    Russia is supporting the Afghan Taliban against NATO forces through a covert programme of laundered fuel sales, The Times said in a report on Tuesday. “Russian intelligence services are sending fleets of fuel tankers into Afghanistan through the Hairatan border crossing with Uzbekistan,” the report quoted sources in the militant group and Afghan...

    Thousands Of Protesters Rally With Saakashvili In Kyiv, Amid Heavy Police Presence
    Oct17

    Thousands Of Protesters Rally With Saakashvili In Kyiv, Amid Heavy Police Presence

    Thousands of protesters gathered amid a heavy police presence in front of Ukraine’s parliament in Kyiv on October 17 for a rally organized by firebrand politician Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Real Madrid vs. Tottenham: Harry Kane is the ‘complete player’, says Zinedine Zidane
    Oct17

    Real Madrid vs. Tottenham: Harry Kane is the ‘complete player’, says Zinedine Zidane

    Description Tottenham Hotspur and England striker Harry Kane Credits Ian Kington/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Harry Kane Tottenham England Bernabeu boss praises Spurs striker ahead of tonight’s Champions League clash Preview …read more Source: The...

    Kazakhstan, Poland discuss UNSC cooperation
    Oct17

    Kazakhstan, Poland discuss UNSC cooperation

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Delegations led by Kazakh Deputy Foreign Minister Yerzhan Ashikbayev and Polish Deputy Foreign Minister Joanna Wronecka recently discussed cooperation within the United Nations Security Council at a meeting in Warsaw. Photo credit: mining.kz According to...