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    Trump’s triumph halts deterioration of RP-US ties; reduces U.S.-Russia confrontation; JDV bats for third Silk Road initiative to RP-Australia-Latin America
    Nov16

    Trump’s triumph halts deterioration of RP-US ties; reduces U.S.-Russia confrontation; JDV bats for third Silk Road initiative to RP-Australia-Latin America

    San Francisco (November 12) – Former Philippine Speaker Jose de Venecia today said two significant plusses in U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s electoral victory is the “removal of the possibility of inter U.S.-Russia nuclear threat” and a “halt in the deterioration of Philippine-American relations.” De Venecia, five-time Speaker and...

    Poroshenko Appeals to Trump for Support in Phone Call
    Nov16

    Poroshenko Appeals to Trump for Support in Phone Call

    Ukranian president Petro Poroshenko asked Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation with the US president-elect on Tuesday. Trump’s shock election victory has been met with trepidation in Kiev because of the outspoken reality TV star’s praise of Russian President Vladimir...

    Oil wars – how Kremlin’s $13 billion Indian deal almost fell apart
    Nov16

    Oil wars – how Kremlin’s $13 billion Indian deal almost fell apart

    A multi-billion-dollar Russian deal to buy Indian refiner Essar was nearly sunk at the eleventh hour by a rival bid from Saudi Arabia as the two oil superpowers vie for supremacy across the world. The deal between Essar and a consortium led by Kremlin oil giant Rosneft (ROSN.MM) appeared dead in the water two months ago after Saudi state energy...

    UN urges Russia to end rights abuses in Crimea
    Nov16

    UN urges Russia to end rights abuses in Crimea

    The UN General Assembly’s human rights committee backed the Ukraine-drafted resolution 73 votes to 23 with 76 abstentions. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko asks for Donald Trump’s support against ‘Russian aggression’
    Nov16

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko asks for Donald Trump’s support against ‘Russian aggression’

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call
    Nov16

    Poroshenko appeals to Trump for support in phone call

    KIEV: Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko asked Donald Trump for support against “Russian aggression” during a congratulatory telephone conversation with the US president-elect on Tuesday. Trump’s shock election victory has been met with trepidation in Kiev because of the outspoken reality TV star’s praise of Russian...

    Uzbekistan votes against UN resolution on human rights violations in Crimea
    Nov16

    Uzbekistan votes against UN resolution on human rights violations in Crimea

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Poroshenko, Trump agree to hold bilateral meeting
    Nov16

    Poroshenko, Trump agree to hold bilateral meeting

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko congratulated Donald Trump on being elected as the US President during a phone conversation on November 15. …read more Source:...

    Merkel to be the new ‘leader of the free world’?
    Nov16

    Merkel to be the new ‘leader of the free world’?

    BERLIN: The shock election of Donald Trump as US president has forced greater responsibility for defending Western values and interests onto German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s shoulders, analysts say, with some even crowning her the new “leader of the free world”. While the last decade has been defined by Britain, France, Germany and the US...

    Merkel to be the new ‘leader of the free world’?
    Nov16

    Merkel to be the new ‘leader of the free world’?

    The shock election of Donald Trump as US president has forced greater responsibility for defending Western values and interests onto German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s shoulders, analysts say, with some even crowning her the new “leader of the free world”. While the last decade has been defined by Britain, France, Germany and the US showing...