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    Magnus Carlsen’s dramatic fightback from ‘certain’ defeat cements his legend
    Dec04

    Magnus Carlsen’s dramatic fightback from ‘certain’ defeat cements his legend

    He believed defeat was ‘certain’ after a series of self-inflicted wounds, but Magnus Carlsen overcame self-doubt and a stubborn opponent to show the greatest champions find the path to victory when they’re not at their best Magnus Carlsen looked spent. It was Thursday morning in New York, less than a full day after he had survived the...

    Five Ukraine police killed in friendly fire mix-up
    Dec04

    Five Ukraine police killed in friendly fire mix-up

    An armed policeman stands guard in the town of Knyazychy, about 30 kilometres east of Kiev, on December 4, 2016 -AFP photo KIEV: Five Ukrainian police were killed by friendly fire in a tragic accident in which officers mistook colleagues for burglars, officials said Sunday. Three burglars initially escaped the crime scene amid a gunfight between...

    Why Trump’s foreign policy might prove less radical than you think
    Dec04

    Why Trump’s foreign policy might prove less radical than you think

    As Donald Trump completes the rather chaotic process of choosing his cabinet and preparing to take office, leaders and publics around the world have understandably begun to brace themselves for — or even shiver at the prospects of — what comes next. After all, this is a man who has put down a marker that the United States...

    Ukraine: Five police killed in friendly-fire shoot-out
    Dec04

    Ukraine: Five police killed in friendly-fire shoot-out

    Five police officers are mistakenly killed by their own side in Ukraine, officials say. …read more Source:...

    Five Ukraine police killed in friendly fire mix-up
    Dec04

    Five Ukraine police killed in friendly fire mix-up

    KIEV: Five Ukrainian police were killed by friendly fire in a tragic accident in which officers mistook colleagues for burglars, officials said Sunday. Three burglars initially escaped the crime scene amid a gunfight between different security forces, although they were later detained. “Last night a devastating tragedy took place that...

    Five Ukraine police killed in friendly fire mix-up (AFP)
    Dec04

    Five Ukraine police killed in friendly fire mix-up (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Five Ukrainian police were killed by friendly fire in a tragic accident in which officers mistook colleagues for burglars, officials said Sunday. …read more Source: The West...

    Egypt bets on strategic relations with Trump and Putin
    Dec04

    Egypt bets on strategic relations with Trump and Putin

    According to sources close to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, next year will be Egypt’s year par excellence. They say Egypt will be the only Arab country that will have strategic quasi-alliances with both Putin’s Russia and Trump’s America. They say in all confidence that Egypt’s economy will recover but also its...

    We’ve Been Sold a Lie for Two Decades About Genetically Engineered Foods
    Dec04

    We’ve Been Sold a Lie for Two Decades About Genetically Engineered Foods

    Click here for reuse options! GE food has failed to achieve two of its primary objectives: higher crop yields and reduced pesticide use. Meanwhile, corporate profits have surged. [Editor’s note: The terms GE (genetic engineering) and GMO (genetically modified organism) are often used interchangeably, but their meanings are different. GMOs,...

    Russian patriarch blesses new Paris church, a Putin project
    Dec04

    Russian patriarch blesses new Paris church, a Putin project

    PARIS (AP) — The patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church is consecrating a new church near the Eiffel Tower seen as a controversial symbol of President Vladimir Putin’s influence in Europe. Patriarch Kirill, an ally of Putin, is presiding over a blessing ceremony Sunday in the Saint Trinity Church on the banks of the Seine River. Members...

    Russian patriarch blesses new Paris church, a Putin project
    Dec04

    Russian patriarch blesses new Paris church, a Putin project

    Putin has championed the project, prompting protests from rights groups. Since the 2008 sale of the site to Russia, diplomatic relations have soured over Moscow’s actions in Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source: San Francisco...