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    U.S. Vice President Biden to visit Ukraine on January 15
    Jan12

    U.S. Vice President Biden to visit Ukraine on January 15

    KIEV (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will visit Ukraine on Sunday and meet President Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine’s presidential office said on Thursday. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Vice President Biden to visit Ukraine on January 15
    Jan12

    U.S. Vice President Biden to visit Ukraine on January 15

    KIEV (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will visit Ukraine on Sunday and meet President Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine’s presidential office said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Trump takes tougher tone against Putin
    Jan12

    Trump takes tougher tone against Putin

    After months of extending his hand to Vladimir Putin, is Donald Trump going to get tough on Russia? That’s what the president-elect on Wednesday suggested he might just do, given what he called the “good chance” that he might not get along with the Russian president after all. The claim contradicted...

    Bulgaria’s President Says He Loves Russia but Disagrees with Putin
    Jan12

    Bulgaria’s President Says He Loves Russia but Disagrees with Putin

    Bulgaria’s sitting President Rosen Plevneliev has said he doesn’t want the country to be brought back to the 19th century when it fell victim to great power drawing up spheres of influence. “I love Russia, but I do not agree with the policy of the Russian President of spheres of influence that returns is to the 19th...

    Momentum with Man United as Liverpool heads to Old Trafford
    Jan12

    Momentum with Man United as Liverpool heads to Old Trafford

    MANCHESTER: With Manchester United on its longest winning run in eight years, it’s tempting to conclude that a giant of English soccer is starting to resemble the force of old. Some perspective is needed, however, when assessing United’s nine straight victories in all competitions since Dec. 8. Only one of its opponents in that...

    US wants China denied access to South China Sea islands
    Jan12

    US wants China denied access to South China Sea islands

    WASHINGTON: US President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state set a course for a potentially serious confrontation with Beijing on Wednesday, saying China should be denied access to islands it has built in the contested South China Sea. In comments expected to enrage Beijing, Rex Tillerson told his confirmation hearing before...

    Trump’s secretary of state pick hits out at China
    Jan12

    Trump’s secretary of state pick hits out at China

    WASHINGTON – US President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state set a course for a potentially serious confrontation with Beijing on Wednesday, saying China should be denied access to islands it has built in the contested South China Sea. In comments expected to enrage Beijing, Rex Tillerson told his confirmation hearing...

    Tillerson shows readiness to oppose Trump on multiple fronts
    Jan12

    Tillerson shows readiness to oppose Trump on multiple fronts

    Former ExxonMobil executive Rex Tillerson told skeptical senators at his confirmation hearing that he would take a firm line with Moscow/AFPWASHINGTON, United States, Jan 11 – Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state signaled he is prepared to diverge from the US president-elect on numerous key issues, notably nuclear...

    Trump’s secretary of state pick hits out at China
    Jan12

    Trump’s secretary of state pick hits out at China

    Donald Trump’s secretary of state pick Rex Tillerson hit out at China during his Senate confirmation hearing, warning the US would send a “clear signal” that the Asian giant must abandon its artificial islands in the South China Sea. “We’re going to have to send China a clear signal that, first the island building stops, and second,...

    Uzbekistan lifts ban on 12 export items
    Jan12

    Uzbekistan lifts ban on 12 export items

    TASHKENT (TCA) — Uzbekistan has lifted a ban on the export of 12 types of products starting from January 1, 2017. The ban was lifted by the decree of the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Uzbekistan Today news agency reports.The export ban was lifted for grain (wheat, rye, oats, rice, corn, buckwheat), bakery products, flour and...