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    Prank call confusion for Ukraine president
    Nov04

    Prank call confusion for Ukraine president

    Ukraine describes an apparent prank call to President Petro Poroshenko as a “provocation”. …read more Source:...

    Prank call mystery surrounds Ukraine president
    Nov04

    Prank call mystery surrounds Ukraine president

    Suspicion falls on Russian hoaxers after caller claiming to be Kyrgyzstan leader speaks to Petro Poroshenko for an hourIt was a routine bit of international diplomacy: two presidents speaking for an hour about “topical issues of the agenda of Ukraine-Kyrgyzstan relations”, as the press release on Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko’s...

    Russia Marks National Unity Day With Rival Rallies, Statue
    Nov04

    Russia Marks National Unity Day With Rival Rallies, Statue

    Separate crowds of nationalists and government supporters have marched through the streets of Moscow as Russia marked National Unity Day, a holiday established by the Kremlin more than 10 years ago to replace communist-era celebrations of the Bolshevik Revolution anniversary. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Here Are All the Attacks the Clinton Campaign Feared
    Nov04

    Here Are All the Attacks the Clinton Campaign Feared

    A “vulnerabilities poll” conducted by Hillary Clinton campaign pollsters in the lead up to the launch of her presidential bid revealed internal concerns about Clinton’s handling of Russia and Iran, the terrorist attack in Benghazi, and comparisons to disgraced NBC anchor Brian Williams. The poll, made available through emails released by...

    Chances of Belavia getting compensation estimated as high
    Nov04

    Chances of Belavia getting compensation estimated as high

    Belarus’ air authorities are confident that Ukraine will pay compensation for the forced return of the Belavia aircraft, Vladimir Kostin, director of the aviation department at Belarus’ Ministry of Transport and Communications, told reporters. …read more Source:...

    Obama Weighs Options for His Final Stab at Israel
    Nov04

    Obama Weighs Options for His Final Stab at Israel

    Israelis and the pro-Israel community at large will breathe a collective sigh of relief when Obama leaves office. During Obama’s tenure, relations with Israel were caustic at best. Barely five months after taking office, he publicly launched a scathing attack against Israel – where he perversely insinuated a moral equivalence between...

    Azerbaijan at Twenty-Five: a New Era of Change and Turbulence
    Nov04

    Azerbaijan at Twenty-Five: a New Era of Change and Turbulence

    Azerbaijan is entering a new historical phase. The oil boom—which boosted the economy, consolidated the country’s statehood, and gave it a new international profile—has ended. The country’s leaders have more limited financial resources to offer a society that is not as politically quiescent as it was a decade ago and where new forms...

    Bombshell Report: Why Russia Is Backing Trump
    Nov04

    Bombshell Report: Why Russia Is Backing Trump

    Click here for reuse options! Although there have been times when Putin too has considered Trump too unstable to be president. In phone calls, meetings and cables, America’s European allies have expressed alarm to one another about Donald Trump’s public statements denying Moscow’s role in cyberattacks designed to interfere with...

    Putin Leads Inauguration of Statue of Prince Vladimir
    Nov04

    Putin Leads Inauguration of Statue of Prince Vladimir

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has led ceremonies launching a large statue outside the Kremlin to a 10th-century prince of Kiev who is credited with making Orthodox Christianity the official faith of Russia, Ukraine and Belarus.In a speech by the 16-meter-tall… …read more Source:...

    Belavia passenger to file lawsuit against Ukraine over forced return to Zulyany
    Nov04

    Belavia passenger to file lawsuit against Ukraine over forced return to Zulyany

    Сhairman of the Board of the International Public Organization “Civil Union” Armen Martirosyan is filing a lawsuit against the Ukrainian authorities as a result of their misconduct in the Belavia incident. …read more Source:...