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    NATO to hold talks with Russia Monday: Stoltenberg (AFP)
    Dec15

    NATO to hold talks with Russia Monday: Stoltenberg (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – NATO will hold a fresh round of formal talks with Russia on Monday to discuss European security and the Ukraine conflict, alliance head Jens Stoltenberg said. …read more Source: The West...

    Leaders of Russia and Japan hold hot spring meeting on island row
    Dec15

    Leaders of Russia and Japan hold hot spring meeting on island row

    NAGATO // The leaders of Russia and Japan held talks at a hot springs resort in western Japan on Thursday on a territorial dispute that has divided their countries for 70 years.Following their discussions, Russian president Vladimir Putin and Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe ordered a start to consultations on possible joint economic activity...

    Putin, Abe to hold hot spring meet on WW2 island row
    Dec15

    Putin, Abe to hold hot spring meet on WW2 island row

    NAGATO, Japan: Russia and Japan will hold a summit at a hot spring on Thursday aimed at reaching a deal over a group of small islands that have prevented the countries from formally ending their World War II hostilities. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will host Russian President Vladimir Putin in his ancestral city of Nagato in hopes of...

    Kiev to free 15 east Ukraine prisoners in ‘goodwill gesture’
    Dec15

    Kiev to free 15 east Ukraine prisoners in ‘goodwill gesture’

    Some of the 15 are seriously ill or elderly and six of them are women, she said. …read more Source: World...

    Kiev to free 15 east Ukraine prisoners in ‘goodwill gesture’ (AFP)
    Dec15

    Kiev to free 15 east Ukraine prisoners in ‘goodwill gesture’ (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Kiev said Thursday it would unilaterally release 15 prisoners captured in war-torn eastern Ukraine in a bid to encourage a prisoner swap with pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source: The West...

    Amnesty International Decries ‘Systematic Persecution” Of Crimean Tatars Under Russian Rule
    Dec15

    Amnesty International Decries ‘Systematic Persecution” Of Crimean Tatars Under Russian Rule

    Amnesty International has decried what it called Russia’s “systematic persecution” of the Crimean Tatars since “the occupation and illegal annexation of Crimea by the Russian Federation” in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    How Russia helped break the stalemate in Syria’s largest city
    Dec15

    How Russia helped break the stalemate in Syria’s largest city

    © AFP/File GEORGE OURFALIANMoscow (AFP) – When Russian President Vladimir Putin launched the Kremlin’s bombing campaign in Syria last year to back up leader Bashar al-Assad, the regime’s forces were being pushed back. Now Damascus is celebrating its biggest victory in over five years of war after recapturing control of the rebel...

    Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists kill 1, injure 2
    Dec15

    Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists kill 1, injure 2

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine after Russia’s illegal Crimea annexation continues to take toll …read more Source: Anadolu...

    The program “Culture and Creativity,” announced the acceptance of applications from journalists
    Dec15

    The program “Culture and Creativity,” announced the acceptance of applications from journalists

    Baku / 15.12.2016 / Turan: The program “Culture and Creativity” in the framework of the EU program “Eastern Partnership” is accepting applications to participate in a series of trainings on the topic of culture. Journalists from six countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Belarus and Ukraine) are invited to...

    Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists kill 1, injure 2
    Dec15

    Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists kill 1, injure 2

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine after Russia’s illegal Crimea annexation continues to take toll …read more Source: World...