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    Trump could lift Obama’s sanctions on Russia with the ‘STROKE OF A PEN’ & cosy up to Putin
    Dec14

    Trump could lift Obama’s sanctions on Russia with the ‘STROKE OF A PEN’ & cosy up to Putin

    PRESIDENT-elect Donald Trump could lift sanctions on Russia immediately upon getting into office in a ploy to form closer ties with Vladimir Putin, Senate Democrats have warned. …read more Source:...

    Youth in Kyrgyzstan younger than in Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine — statistics
    Dec14

    Youth in Kyrgyzstan younger than in Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine — statistics

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Populist earthquakes make 2017 the great unknown
    Dec14

    Populist earthquakes make 2017 the great unknown

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump and Brexit: 2016 was a year of populist earthquakes on both sides of the Atlantic, spelling huge uncertainty for upcoming European elections and the direction of US policy. On June 23 and November 8, barely 20 weeks apart, millions of Britons and Americans rejected the establishment in what Richard Wike of the Pew Research...

    As Aleppo falls, Trump faces test on posture toward Russia
    Dec14

    As Aleppo falls, Trump faces test on posture toward Russia

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Aleppo’s fall to Syrian government forces is shaping up as the first major test of President-elect Donald Trump’s desire to cooperate with Russia, whose military support has proven pivotal in Syria’s civil war. The death and destruction in the city is only renewing Democratic and Republican concern with...

    Putin Suggests Sanctions Obstacle To Cooperation, Peace Deal With Japan
    Dec14

    Putin Suggests Sanctions Obstacle To Cooperation, Peace Deal With Japan

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that sanctions imposed on Russia over its actions in Ukraine are an obstacle to talks on a peace treaty with Japan. Tokyo-Moscow relations have been hampered for …read more Source: Big News...

    Sans Serif: Western Sanctions Hit Russia In An Unlikely Place
    Dec14

    Sans Serif: Western Sanctions Hit Russia In An Unlikely Place

    Need more evidence that the Western sanctions imposed on Russia for its annexation of Ukraines Crimean Peninsula are hitting Moscow right where it hurts? How about computer fonts? A Russian compute …read more Source: Big News...

    Putin Warns Merkel Disruptions Possible In Gas Transiting Through Ukraine
    Dec14

    Putin Warns Merkel Disruptions Possible In Gas Transiting Through Ukraine

    President Vladimir Putin has warned German Chancellor Angela Merkel of a threat to the gas supplies Russia sends to Europe via Ukraine, the Kremlin said on December 13. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump’s State pick comes from “Exxon system” not Washington
    Dec14

    Trump’s State pick comes from “Exxon system” not Washington

    WASHINGTON — As Republicans in Washington bashed President Barack Obama’s efforts to secure an Iran nuclear deal last year, Exxon Mobil was watching. The oil giant’s European competitors were preparing to enter Iran’s oil business — something the company legally could not do with American sanctions still in place stemming from...

    Donald Trump Gets the First Test of His Stance Toward Russia With Aleppo’s Fall
    Dec14

    Donald Trump Gets the First Test of His Stance Toward Russia With Aleppo’s Fall

    (WASHINGTON) — Aleppo’s fall to Syrian government forces is shaping up as the first major test of President-elect Donald Trump’s desire to cooperate with Russia, whose military support has proven pivotal in Syria’s civil war. The death and destruction in the city is only renewing Democratic and Republican concern with...

    Trump’s State Pick Comes From ‘Exxon System’
    Dec14

    Trump’s State Pick Comes From ‘Exxon System’

    WASHINGTON — As Republicans in Washington bashed President Barack Obama’s efforts to secure an Iran nuclear deal last year, Exxon Mobil was watching. The oil giant’s European competitors were preparing to enter Iran’s oil business — something the company legally could not do with American sanctions still in place stemming from...