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    Putin: Disruptions of EU Gas Supplies via Ukraine Possible
    Dec14

    Putin: Disruptions of EU Gas Supplies via Ukraine Possible

    MOSCOW — The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin has warned German Chancellor Angela Merkel of a threat to the gas supplies Russia sends to Europe via Ukraine. Putin told Merkel in a telephone call Tuesday that Ukraine has been reluctant to sign a contract on Russian gas supplies for the coming winter and that it “threatens transit to...

    Obama’s Deep Dive Into Putin’s Intent
    Dec14

    Obama’s Deep Dive Into Putin’s Intent

    President Barack Obama announced last week a “deep dive” into the question of whether the Russians hacked into Democratic Party officials’ emails in order to influence elections and help Donald Trump become president. A secret CIA report saying it has overwhelming evidence the Russians did it was then leaked, raising the...

    Why Some People Think a Typo Cost Clinton the Election
    Dec14

    Why Some People Think a Typo Cost Clinton the Election

    On March 19, an IT employee at the Hillary Clinton campaign gave John Podesta, the campaign chairman, some computer-security advice. “John needs to change his password immediately,” he wrote in an email, “and ensure that two-factor authentication is turned on his account.”The helpdesk staffer was responding to a Google alert with a bright red...

    Trump can wipe out Russia sanctions with stroke of the pen
    Dec14

    Trump can wipe out Russia sanctions with stroke of the pen

    Senate Democrats are powerless to stop Donald Trump from easing sanctions against Russia after he takes office. But they’re determined to make Trump and Republicans pay a political price if he does. Trump’s appetite for warmer relations with Russia is drawing partisan fire in the Senate, even as a top adviser said the...

    Fall of Aleppo poses first major test of Trump’s Russia posture
    Dec14

    Fall of Aleppo poses first major test of Trump’s Russia posture

    WASHINGTON — Aleppo’s fall to Syrian government forces is shaping up as the first major test of President-elect Donald Trump’s desire to cooperate with Russia, whose military support has proven pivotal in Syria’s civil war. The death and destruction in the city is only renewing Democratic and Republican concern with...

    Trump can wipe out Russia sanctions with stroke of the pen
    Dec14

    Trump can wipe out Russia sanctions with stroke of the pen

    Senate Democrats are powerless to stop Donald Trump from easing sanctions against Russia after he takes office. But they’re determined to make Trump and the GOP pay a political price if he does.Trump’s appetite for warmer relations with Russia is drawing partisan fire in the Senate, even as a top adviser said the president-elect is...

    Merkel, Hollande back extended Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Dec14

    Merkel, Hollande back extended Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    BERLIN (AFP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday they favour extending EU sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine conflict, ahead of a Brussels summit where the issue will be discussed.Merkel said that given grave shortcomings in the Ukraine peace process, which has been marred by regular...

    Trudeau, Merkel affirm support for CETA
    Dec14

    Trudeau, Merkel affirm support for CETA

    Trudeau, Merkel affirm support for Canada-EU trade deal as Parliament votes …read more Source:...

    From Syria to North Korea, Tillerson would inherit a messy global situation
    Dec14

    From Syria to North Korea, Tillerson would inherit a messy global situation

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – From Syria’s bloody civil war and the slow-burning crisis in eastern Ukraine to perennial diplomatic headaches such as the North Korean and Iranian nuclear programs, Rex Tillerson would face a messy, complex world as the chief U.S. diplomat. …read more Source: The...

    Lessons launched in Dilijan for participants of "Power of Children`s  Speech" project supported by Beeline  
    Dec14

    Lessons launched in Dilijan for participants of "Power of Children`s  Speech" project supported by Beeline  

    ArmInfo. Beeline and Child Development Foundation announce the launch of special trainings within “Power of Children’s Speech” program. The program is aimed at developing creativity, critical and alternative thinking among children and teenagers by using modern technologies. The first stage of the lessons for the project...