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    US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment to Russia’s doorstep
    Jan12

    US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment to Russia’s doorstep

    US Army vehicles cross the Polish border in Olszyna, Poland, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 heading for their new base in Zagan. Photo: AP WARSAW: American soldiers rolled into Poland on Thursday, fulfilling a dream Poles have had since the fall of communism in 1989 to have US troops on their soil as a deterrent against Russia. Soldiers in camouflage...

    US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment to Russia’s doorstep
    Jan12

    US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment to Russia’s doorstep

    American soldiers rolled into Poland on Thursday, fulfilling a dream Poles have had since the fall of communism in 1989 to have U.S. troops on their soil as a deterrent against Russia. Soldiers in camouflage with tanks and other vehicles crossed into southwestern Poland on Thursday morning from Germany and headed for Zagan, where they will be...

    Svetlov: Yanka Kupala’s legacy is of international importance
    Jan12

    Svetlov: Yanka Kupala’s legacy is of international importance

    Yanka Kupala’s legacy is of international importance. Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Latvia, and Slovakia will also join the anniversary celebrations, Boris Svetlov said. …read more Source:...

    Solar power to rise from Chernobyl’s nuclear ashes
    Jan12

    Solar power to rise from Chernobyl’s nuclear ashes

    Chinese companies plan to spend $1bn building a giant solar farm on land contaminated by the nuclear disaster in Ukraine, reports Climate News NetworkIt was the worst nuclear accident in history, directly causing the deaths of 50 people, with at least an additional 4,000 fatalities believed to be caused by exposure to radiation.The 1986 explosion...

    ETAA settles disputes with foreign companies, restores $4.750m for members
    Jan12

    ETAA settles disputes with foreign companies, restores $4.750m for members

    The Egyptian Travel Agents Association (ETAA) restored $4.750m from foreign companies that stopped paying their dues to the Egyptian companies in the last year. According to a financial statement by the association, the ETAA concluded settlement agreements with a number of foreign companies to pay the dues of Egyptian companies. As a result, it...

    US Vice President Biden to make swansong visit to Ukraine
    Jan12

    US Vice President Biden to make swansong visit to Ukraine

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will fly to Kiev on Sunday on a farewell visit by one of Ukraine’s strongest political supporters, as the country looks forward with apprehension to the new administration of Donald Trump. …read more Source: Channel...

    Italian Minister ‘Hopes’ For Russia’s Return To G8
    Jan12

    Italian Minister ‘Hopes’ For Russia’s Return To G8

    Italys foreign minister has said he hopes Russia will soon rejoin the Group of Eight (G8) world powers, which was pared back to seven powers after Moscow annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014. We can …read more Source: Big News...

    Trump secretary of state pick says Russia ‘a danger’
    Jan12

    Trump secretary of state pick says Russia ‘a danger’

    WASHINGTON: Accused of being too cozy with the Kremlin, Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state called Russia a “danger” Wednesday as he appeared to contradict the US president-elect’s oft-proclaimed determination to improve ties with Moscow. While Rex Tillerson signaled his intention to be clear-eyed about Moscow, he refused to...

    Kremlin says hopes Putin and Trump will get along, disagrees with Tillerson
    Jan12

    Kremlin says hopes Putin and Trump will get along, disagrees with Tillerson

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov speaks during a news briefing on the sidelines of the Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi, Russia, May 19, 2016. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin The Kremlin said on Thursday it hoped President Vladimir Putin and President-elect Donald Trump would get along and that there would be more mutual respect in U.S.-Russia relations than...

    Trump’s secretary of state pick says China should be barred from S. China Sea islands
    Jan12

    Trump’s secretary of state pick says China should be barred from S. China Sea islands

    Tillerson says China’s building of islands and putting military assets on those islands was “akin to Russia’s taking Crimea” from Ukraine …read more Source: Gulf...