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    2017 – highlights and changes in geopolitics and security
    Jan04

    2017 – highlights and changes in geopolitics and security

    Stable instability is what awaits us in 2017, but there will be a balance of power. This is the forecast Nina Dyulgerova, professor of international relations made at a press conference “2017 – highlights and changes in geopolitics and security”, that took place at the Bulgarian news agency, BTA. “Globally, there is a change and it will be...

    Israeli man arrested in Uman, Ukraine for desecrating cross
    Jan04

    Israeli man arrested in Uman, Ukraine for desecrating cross

    (JTA) — Police in the city of Uman in Ukraine arrested an Israeli man they suspect of defacing a large crucifix as payback for the desecration of a synagogue last month. The suspect, Netanel Shimon, is said to have dismantled on Dec. 31 the Jesus icon from a crucifix that locals in 2013 set up near the bank of a lake where many Jews go to perform...

    OSCE says displeased with ‘status quo’ in Ukraine conflict
    Jan04

    OSCE says displeased with ‘status quo’ in Ukraine conflict

    The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, which has been monitoring the pro-Russian insurgency in eastern Ukraine, said Wednesday it was displeased with the “status quo” in the 32-month conflict …read more Source: The Daily...

    A “New Cold War” Against Russia Is a Terrible Idea
    Jan04

    A “New Cold War” Against Russia Is a Terrible Idea

    Donald Trump is often described as an unconventional politician, but there is at least one surprising way he’s following in the footsteps of his most recent predecessors. Both George W. Bush and Barack Obama began their presidencies with high hopes of improving U.S.-Russian relations. At a 2001 summit in Slovenia, Bush met with Vladimir...

    Why is Russian President Vladimir Putin late for meetings with world leaders?
    Jan04

    Why is Russian President Vladimir Putin late for meetings with world leaders?

    The Russian leader Vladimir Putin has earned a reputation for keeping other world leaders waiting, and even royalty and the Pope can’t force the Kremlin chief to stick to a tight timetable. In fact, the Russian leader has such poor timekeeping skills that aides are often kept waiting hours on end as scheduled meetings rarely start on time....

    Top 5 Ways Obama Sanctions on Russia Work for Democrats
    Jan04

    Top 5 Ways Obama Sanctions on Russia Work for Democrats

    Click here for reuse options! Why did the Obama administration put on this charade? President Obama’s sanctions on Russia are small potatoes and will have almost no effect on the Russian Federation. The high officials sanctioned are unlikely to have assets in the US that Washington can attach. When you hear that the US is sanctioning the...

    2017: DUNIA BADO INAKABILIWA NA MIGOGORO SUGU
    Jan04

    2017: DUNIA BADO INAKABILIWA NA MIGOGORO SUGU

    ZIMESHATIMIA siku nne tangu mwaka mpya uanze ingawa kwa muktadha wa kalenda inayotumika zaidi duniani, kama ambavyo hatusherehekei mwaka kwa pamoja kutokana na muda kutofautiana kutokana na eneo husika, lakini pia mustakabali wa dunia umegubikwa na migogoro endelevu iliyovuka mwaka. Kwamba wanaoishi katika maeneo yenye migogoro mwaka mpya ni...

    Obama’s Last-Minute Legacy-Padding on Foreign Policy
    Jan04

    Obama’s Last-Minute Legacy-Padding on Foreign Policy

    Of all Barack Obama’s costumes, the most ill-fitting is that of the hawk. The guise doesn’t work for all sorts of ideological and historical reasons. Plus there’s the fact that he’s rushing to put on the outfit as he’s heading out the door.The new sanctions against Russia are fine with me on the merits, even if they...

    Brisbane International: Rafael Nadal storms into second round
    Jan04

    Brisbane International: Rafael Nadal storms into second round

    Nadal took only 74 minutes to see off Dolgopolov 6-3, 6-3 and book a second round clash. Former world number one Rafael Nadal enjoyed an ideal start to his first Brisbane International Tuesday, storming into the second round with a straight sets win over Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov.Nadal took only 74 minutes to see off Dolgopolov 6-3, 6-3 and...

    Obama Administration Set for One Last Strike at Israel
    Jan04

    Obama Administration Set for One Last Strike at Israel

    A week and a half ago President Obama gave the order for the U.S. to abstain on UN Security Council Resolution 2334, thereby—effectively—voting in favor and allowing the resolution to pass. As I noted, the resolution goes beyond “moral equivalency” by obfuscating Palestinian terror and incitement while branding Jewish life beyond the 1949...