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    5 things to know ahead of the Abe-Putin hot springs summit
    Dec14

    5 things to know ahead of the Abe-Putin hot springs summit

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will become on Thursday the first G-7 leader to allow an official visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Poroshenko invites Shavkat Mirziyoyev to visit Ukraine
    Dec14

    Poroshenko invites Shavkat Mirziyoyev to visit Ukraine

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Trump Taps Tillerson
    Dec14

    Trump Taps Tillerson

    President-elect Donald Trump has selected ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson to serve as Secretary of State, according to an announcement from Mr. Trump’s transition team. “His tenacity, broad experience and deep understanding of geopolitics make him an excellent choice for Secretary of State,” Mr. Trump said in the statement. Do not expect...

    5 things to know ahead of the Abe-Putin hot springs summit
    Dec14

    5 things to know ahead of the Abe-Putin hot springs summit

    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will become on Thursday the first G-7 leader to allow an official visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin since Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Petro Poroshenko hold telephone conversation
    Dec14

    Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Petro Poroshenko hold telephone conversation

    President-elect of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev held a telephone conversation with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on the initiative of the Ukrainian side on December 13. …read more Source:...

    Trump could lift Obama’s sanctions on Russia with the ‘STROKE OF A PEN’ & cosy up to Putin
    Dec14

    Trump could lift Obama’s sanctions on Russia with the ‘STROKE OF A PEN’ & cosy up to Putin

    PRESIDENT-elect Donald Trump could lift sanctions on Russia immediately upon getting into office in a ploy to form closer ties with Vladimir Putin, Senate Democrats have warned. …read more Source:...

    Youth in Kyrgyzstan younger than in Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine — statistics
    Dec14

    Youth in Kyrgyzstan younger than in Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine — statistics

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Populist earthquakes make 2017 the great unknown
    Dec14

    Populist earthquakes make 2017 the great unknown

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump and Brexit: 2016 was a year of populist earthquakes on both sides of the Atlantic, spelling huge uncertainty for upcoming European elections and the direction of US policy. On June 23 and November 8, barely 20 weeks apart, millions of Britons and Americans rejected the establishment in what Richard Wike of the Pew Research...

    As Aleppo falls, Trump faces test on posture toward Russia
    Dec14

    As Aleppo falls, Trump faces test on posture toward Russia

    WASHINGTON (AP) — 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...

    Putin Suggests Sanctions Obstacle To Cooperation, Peace Deal With Japan
    Dec14

    Putin Suggests Sanctions Obstacle To Cooperation, Peace Deal With Japan

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that sanctions imposed on Russia over its actions in Ukraine are an obstacle to talks on a peace treaty with Japan. Tokyo-Moscow relations have been hampered for …read more Source: Big News...