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    US destroyer visit latest twist in China-US military ties
    Aug09

    US destroyer visit latest twist in China-US military ties

    QINGDAO, China (AP) — The visit of the U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer USS Benfold to the northern Chinese port of Qingdao this week is the latest development in a long-term effort to build trust between the countries’ militaries amid tensions and a rivalry for dominance in Asia. Though China resents the highly visible presence of the...

    US destroyer visit latest twist in China-US military ties
    Aug09

    US destroyer visit latest twist in China-US military ties

    QINGDAO, China (AP) — The visit of the U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer USS Benfold to the northern Chinese port of Qingdao this week is the latest development in a long-term effort to build trust between the countries’ militaries amid tensions and a rivalry for dominance in Asia. Though China resents the highly visible presence of the...

    The Day a Soviet Leader Banged His Shoe at the Un
    Aug09

    The Day a Soviet Leader Banged His Shoe at the Un

    By Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Aug 9 2016 (The Sunday Times – Sri Lanka)During the height of the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union, and particularly in the 1960s, the United Nations was the ideological battle ground where the Americans and the Soviets pummeled each other– metaphorically speaking — either on the floor of...

    Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust mass grave in Ukraine
    Aug09

    Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust mass grave in Ukraine

    Ukrainian Jewish leader says not sure if site choice was ‘[idiocy], criminality, cynicism, apa… …read more Source:...

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift
    Aug09

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia on Tuesday for his first meeting with counterpart Vladimir Putin since the two strongmen leaders began healing a bitter feud over Ankara’s downing of a Russian warplane. Erdogan’s visit to Putin’s hometown of Saint Petersburg is also his first foreign trip since the failed...

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift
    Aug09

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) jets into Russia on August 9, 2016, for a meeting with his counterpart Vladimir Putin © AFP/File / Eric FeferbergSaint Petersburg, Russian Federation, Aug 9 – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia on Tuesday for his first meeting with counterpart Vladimir Putin since the two strongmen...

    Putin, Erdogan to Meet for 1st Time after Russian Warplane Incident
    Aug09

    Putin, Erdogan to Meet for 1st Time after Russian Warplane Incident

    The Presidents of Russia and Turkey are due to meet in St Petersburg for the first time after the downing of a Russian fighter-bomber by the Turkish Air Force in November.The incident severed bilateral relations, halted cooperation in energy and trade and decreased the flow of Russian tourists to Turkey.But Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan...

    Actor Explains Challenge of Playing the President, His Love of Movies
    Aug09

    Actor Explains Challenge of Playing the President, His Love of Movies

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Actor Nurlan Alimzhanov, who played Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev in the epic about the President’s life and has won Kazakhstan’s Zhas Tulpar award, discussed his cinema career and plans for the future with Kazakhstanskaya Pravda...

    The Audacious Plan to Save This Man’s Life by Transplanting His Head
    Aug09

    The Audacious Plan to Save This Man’s Life by Transplanting His Head

    Like a little white Lazarus with red eyes, the paralyzed mouse was walking again.A few days earlier, the mouse had been sprawled on an operating table while two Chinese graduate students peered through a microscope and operated on its spine. With a tiny pair of scissors, they removed the top half of a fingernail-thin vertebra, exposing a gleaming...

    Capital Circus Manager Explains Process Behind Performances
    Aug09

    Capital Circus Manager Explains Process Behind Performances

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Last December, the Capital Circus marked its 10th anniversary. In its short life, it has become the leading circus in the country. This comes as no surprise, as founding members of the Capital Circus include key performers from the old Almaty Circus. The...