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    The Populist-Nationalist Tide
    Nov29

    The Populist-Nationalist Tide

    Now that the British have voted to secede from the European Union and America has chosen a president who has never before held public office, the French appear to be following suit. In Sunday’s runoff to choose a candidate to face Marine Le Pen of the National Front in next spring’s presidential election, the center-right Republicans...

    Ukraine to unveil giant new safety dome over Chernobyl
    Nov29

    Ukraine to unveil giant new safety dome over Chernobyl

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine: Ukraine was on Tuesday due to unveil the world’s largest moveable metal structure over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor to ensure the safety of future generations across Europe. The giant arch’s height of 108m makes it taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty while its weight of...

    Ukraine to unveil giant steel shield over Chernobyl
    Nov29

    Ukraine to unveil giant steel shield over Chernobyl

    A United Nations estimate in 2005 said around 4,000 people had either been killed or were left dying from cancer and other related disease after the Chernobyl nuclear accident …read more Source: World...

    Fidel Castro: The Life & Death of a Monster
    Nov29

    Fidel Castro: The Life & Death of a Monster

    Background: The third of six children, Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was born on August 13, 1926 (although some sources claim that he was born a year later), in Cuba’s eastern province of Oriente. His father, Angel, was a wealthy sugar plantation owner originally from Spain. Raised in affluence while surrounded by poverty, Fidel Castro was...

    Three Weeks into the Trump Pre-Presidency
    Nov29

    Three Weeks into the Trump Pre-Presidency

    It is now three weeks since the U.S. elections, and except for writing a short piece that appeared in Helsinki in Finnish, this is the first time that I have put pen to paper to comment on them. I greatly appreciate the notes from several readers asking why I have been silent. There were two reasons. First, writing when one is extremely involved...

    Dostuk Music Fest kicks off in Bishkek in celebration of diplomatic relations between Kyrgyzstan and US
    Nov29

    Dostuk Music Fest kicks off in Bishkek in celebration of diplomatic relations between Kyrgyzstan and US

    Bishkek, November 29 / Kabar/ The U.S. Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republicis sponsoring a one-week tour (November 28 – December 4) of the American bluegrass group, “Henhouse Prowlers.” This tour, called the “Dostuk Music Fest,” is taking place in celebration of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the United States and the Kyrgyz...

    Qatar is Ukraine’s key investment partner
    Nov29

    Qatar is Ukraine’s key investment partner

    Qatar is considered as a very important commercial and investment partner and a potential supplier of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to Ukraine, said Yevhen Mykytenko, Ambassador of Ukraine to Qatar.He was speaking at a high-level reception hosted by the Ukranian Embassy for key private and public sector officials from Qatari Ministries and state...

    Intel Chief: Russia Eased Hacking After U.S. Accused Kremlin
    Nov29

    Intel Chief: Russia Eased Hacking After U.S. Accused Kremlin

    WASHINGTON — Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Thursday that Russia curtailed its election-related cyberactivity after the Obama administration accused Moscow of trying to interfere with the presidential race. The top U.S. intelligence official also said he had formally submitted a resignation letter effective at the end of...

    Russia Prolongs Pretrial Detention Of Ukrainian Journalist
    Nov29

    Russia Prolongs Pretrial Detention Of Ukrainian Journalist

    A court in Moscow has prolonged the pretrial detention of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko, who has been held in Russia on suspicion of espionage. The Lefortovo District Court on November 28 ord …read more Source: Big News...

    Germany Has Only Modest Hopes for Ukraine Talks Tuesday
    Nov29

    Germany Has Only Modest Hopes for Ukraine Talks Tuesday

    Ukrainian and Russian foreign ministers that they remained committed to implementing the cease-fire accord and to constructing a road map for doing so. I dont think its a big secret that the expec …read more Source: Big News...