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    Russia heads into parliamentary election with firm Putin grip
    Sep16

    Russia heads into parliamentary election with firm Putin grip

    Early voting is under way in Russia’s parliamentary election, dominated by Putin supporters, amid protests by Ukraine over the inclusion of Crimea in the poll. …read more Source:...

    Russian FSB detains Ukrainian creating web server in Uzbekistan
    Sep16

    Russian FSB detains Ukrainian creating web server in Uzbekistan

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Ebola-like tick death in Spain prompts “reinforced vigilance” in Portugal
    Sep16

    Ebola-like tick death in Spain prompts “reinforced vigilance” in Portugal

    An unprecedented Ebola-like death following a tick bite in Spain has led Portuguese health chiefs to reinforce vigilance at health centres in the centre of the country. Noticiasaominuto explains this is national territory “closest to Spain” and thus the most likely to see patients who might become affected. The death, which happened in August,...

    Moscow and the West aim to repair relations with NATO as EU prolongs sanctions on Russia
    Sep16

    Moscow and the West aim to repair relations with NATO as EU prolongs sanctions on Russia

    RUSSIA is meeting with NATO in a bid to end punishment for its aggressive actions in the Ukraine and Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Meeting of Council of CIS Foreign Ministers in Bishkek
    Sep16

    Meeting of Council of CIS Foreign Ministers in Bishkek

    Bishkek, September 16 / Kabar /. The meeting of the Council of CIS Foreign Ministers is held today in Bishkek. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan Erlan Abdyldaev presided over today’s meeting. The meeting was attended by Kyrgyz Minister of Foreign Affairs – Erlan Abdyldaev, Russia – Sergey Lavrov, Kazakhstan –...

    EU To Vote On Ukraine Visa Liberalization In October
    Sep16

    EU To Vote On Ukraine Visa Liberalization In October

    European Parliament President Martin Schulz says he hopes the bloc will vote on visa liberalization for Ukraine in October. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, September 16, 2016
    Sep16

    The Morning Vertical, September 16, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US to Shift Military Assets to Syria Under Deal
    Sep16

    US to Shift Military Assets to Syria Under Deal

    WASHINGTON—The U.S. military will have to shift surveillance aircraft from other regions and increase the number of intelligence analysts to coordinate attacks with Russia under the Syria cease-fire deal partly in order to target militants the U.S. has largely spared, senior officials say. Senior defense and military officials told The Associated...

    CIS Summit in Bishkek postpones in connection with Russian President Vladimir Putin's flight delay
    Sep16

    CIS Summit in Bishkek postpones in connection with Russian President Vladimir Putin's flight delay

    Bishkek, September 16/ Kabar /. The time of the meeting of the Council of CIS Heads of State in Bishkek has been postponed in connection with the delay of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s flight. The press service of the Kyrgyz President’s Office reports that due to the bad weather in Moscow Vladimir Putin’s flight is delayed....

    Poroshenko: Russia Has Made Crimea ‘Concentration Camp’
    Sep16

    Poroshenko: Russia Has Made Crimea ‘Concentration Camp’

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has accused Russia of transforming Crimea in to a “concentration camp” and urged Western states to impose new sanctions on Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...