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    Russia guilty of "constant lies" over Aleppo, France says
    Dec12

    Russia guilty of "constant lies" over Aleppo, France says

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union has backed away from an October threat to impose sanctions on Russia over the bombing of Aleppo despite an intensification of Moscow’s air campaign and accusations by France that the Kremlin is lying in peace talks. …read more Source: The...

    Three Steps to Set the Tone on Russia
    Dec12

    Three Steps to Set the Tone on Russia

    Thomas E. Graham Security, Eurasia The next U.S. administration must see Russia in a global context. Editor’s Note: The following is part of a multi-part symposium commissioned by the National Interest and Carnegie Corporation of New York. We asked some of the world’s leading experts about the future of U.S.-Russia relations under...

    Ukraine Searches For Culprit After Cyberattacks On Finance Ministry, Treasury
    Dec12

    Ukraine Searches For Culprit After Cyberattacks On Finance Ministry, Treasury

    Ukrainian authorities are still looking for the culprits nearly a week after troublesome cyberattacks against official financial institutions that appeared to be designed to inflict maximum chaos on end-of-the-year payments. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Could Massive Russian Oil Deal with Exxon Explain Why Putin Appears to Have Meddled in US Election?
    Dec12

    Could Massive Russian Oil Deal with Exxon Explain Why Putin Appears to Have Meddled in US Election?

    We continue our conversation about ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson, whom Donald Trump is expected to nominate for secretary of state. Speaking on “Face the Nation” Sunday, Sen. John McCain said Tillerson should be given a fair hearing but reiterated his concerns about Tillerson’s ties with Putin. One of the enormous deals that...

    Mitch McConnell admits that “the Russians are not our friends,” but won’t discuss role in covering up their hacking
    Dec12

    Mitch McConnell admits that “the Russians are not our friends,” but won’t discuss role in covering up their hacking

    In this Nov. 9, 2016, photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Credit: AP) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, held a press conference on Monday morning to address allegations that he helped squash intelligence reports on alleged Russian hacking in the...

    Beeline expands 4G network in Yerevan and launches 4G roaming in 13  countries 
    Dec12

    Beeline expands 4G network in Yerevan and launches 4G roaming in 13  countries 

    ArmInfo.Beeline has significantly expanded coverage of LTE/4G mobile network in Yerevan and is launching 4G roaming in 15 networks of 13 countries. The press-service of the company has told ArmInfo that the number of basic 4G stations has been increased 2-fold since the launch of the network in September 2016. Besides Beeline has launched 4G...

    Belarus, Russia, Ukraine mull over joint Museum of Peace
    Dec12

    Belarus, Russia, Ukraine mull over joint Museum of Peace

    The conference will run through 13 December. Its program features a number of important events, including a roundtable to discuss the Museum of Peace. The idea to set up the museum was put forward by museum specialists of the three countries. …read more Source:...

    Albanians are Reliable Allies
    Dec12

    Albanians are Reliable Allies

    Brussels – Greater security cooperation with Albania and Kosovo would augment Europe’s existing security architecture, and advance US strategic interests. Albanians are staunchly pro-American. They crave closer security, cultural, and commercial cooperation with the US. Albania and Kosovo would welcome the expansion of US military...

    Dutch want guarantees on Ukraine deal at EU summit – draft
    Dec12

    Dutch want guarantees on Ukraine deal at EU summit – draft

    BRUSSELS – Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte wants EU leaders to say on Thursday that the bloc’s new agreement on closer ties with Kiev covers no extra security or financial obligations, a draft said. , The draft decision by EU leaders – seen by Reuters on Monday – has been prepared by the Netherlands, the only EU state that...

    Conservative choices for Parliament presidency
    Dec12

    Conservative choices for Parliament presidency

    The European People’s Party will choose its candidate for the presidency of the European Parliament from among four declared contenders in an internal election on Tuesday, as the largest group in the assembly tries to win back power after four years of Socialist leadership. The contest, triggered by the departure of Martin Schulz of...