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    Britain, France seek more EU sanctions on Syria, Russia over Aleppo
    Oct13

    Britain, France seek more EU sanctions on Syria, Russia over Aleppo

    Britain and France are leading EU efforts to impose more sanctions on Syrians close to President Bashar Assad in response to the devastating bombing of Aleppo, diplomats said, signaling that Russians may eventually be added to the list. German government sources say Berlin is open to broadening the EU’s existing list of Syrians banned from...

    In Syria: Merkel, Hollande urge Putin to push for ceasefire
    Oct13

    In Syria: Merkel, Hollande urge Putin to push for ceasefire

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande urged Russian President Vladimir Putin in a telephone call Wednesday to push for a ceasefire in Syria, sources in the French presidency said.Hollande took advantage of a three-way conversation on the conflict in Ukraine to “reiterate his position on the urgency of a...

    Boxing: Fury vacates world heavyweight titles
    Oct13

    Boxing: Fury vacates world heavyweight titles

    LONDON (AFP) – Tyson Fury has given up his WBO and WBA world heavyweight titles with immediate effect to concentrate on his medical treatment and recovery, said a statement released by his promoters Hennessy Sports.The British boxer has admitted taking cocaine to deal with depression and was set to be stripped of his titles after cancelling...

    Myth of Russian Power
    Oct13

    Myth of Russian Power

    It is fair to say that Russia is doing its best to be the biggest thorn in the side of the US and NATO in recent years. It is almost as if they were offended by how little attention the world was paying to them in the 90s and early 2000s, after the West spent half a century fearing and dreading them. And now they are doing their best to frustrate...

    Britain, France seek more EU sanctions on Syria, Russia over Aleppo
    Oct13

    Britain, France seek more EU sanctions on Syria, Russia over Aleppo

    BRUSSELS/PARIS – Britain and France are leading EU efforts to impose more sanctions on Syrians close to President Bashar al-Assad in response to the devastating bombing of Aleppo, diplomats said, signaling that Russians may eventually be added to the list. … …read more Source:...

    Leaked Emails Show Clinton Praised Putin, Sought ‘Positive Relationship’
    Oct12

    Leaked Emails Show Clinton Praised Putin, Sought ‘Positive Relationship’

    Leaked emails show Hillary Clinton praising Russian President Vladimir Putin in her speeches to Wall Street firms and other groups after her tenure as secretary of state. Clinton described how she sought a “positive relationship” with Putin and Russia in remarks to Goldman Sachs on June 4, 2013, Fox News reported. “I would love it if we could...

    Russian Ultra-Nationalist Says Vote Trump Or Risk Nuclear War
    Oct12

    Russian Ultra-Nationalist Says Vote Trump Or Risk Nuclear War

    MOSCOW, Oct 12 (Reuters) – Americans should vote for Donald Trump as president next month or risk being dragged into a nuclear war, according to a Russian ultra-nationalist ally of President Vladimir Putin who likes to compare himself to the U.S. Republican candidate.Vladimir Zhirinovsky, a flamboyant veteran lawmaker known for his fiery...

    Putin rejects accusations of meddling in U.S. election
    Oct12

    Putin rejects accusations of meddling in U.S. election

    Even as WikiLeaks released another trove of internal documents from Hillary Clinton’s campaign on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin insisted his country was not involved in an effort to influence the U.S. presidential election.Last week, the U.S. government formally accused Russia of launching a hacking campaign to “interfere with...

    A geopolitical argument for Hill: Just because America can afford a President Trump doesn’t mean it should
    Oct12

    A geopolitical argument for Hill: Just because America can afford a President Trump doesn’t mean it should

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a town hall-style forum, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in Sandown, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty) (Credit: AP) This article originally appeared on Geopolitics Made Super. I have argued in the past that the damage Donald Trump could do is limited: Balanced by a vast and enduring American state,...

    Your friends in Moscow would like to offer a frank appraisal of your U.S. elections
    Oct12

    Your friends in Moscow would like to offer a frank appraisal of your U.S. elections

    MOSCOW — “English is not my mother tongue, I don’t know whether this may sound decent,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov began, as though channeling an overwhelmed exchange student. He had been asked what he thought about Donald Trump’s “Pussy” moment. Well, actually, he had been asked about Trump’s...