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    Minsk-Kiev cooperation prospects discussed
    Nov16

    Minsk-Kiev cooperation prospects discussed

    “The parties discussed the prospects of trade, economic, regional, industrial and cultural cooperation between Minsk and Kiev,” the ministry said. …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...

    UN Committee Condemns Russian Occupation of Crimea
    Nov16

    UN Committee Condemns Russian Occupation of Crimea

    A United Nations committee approved a draft resolution Tuesday condemning Russia’s occupation of Crimea and reiterating that it does not accept Russian annexation from Ukraine. The measure passed by a vote of 73-23 with 76 abstentions. It is expected to pass in the full U.N. General Assembly next month. The text calls on Russia to uphold...

    Will Russia Go To War With Ukraine Under Trump? President-Elect Hopes To Have Better Relations With Moscow
    Nov16

    Will Russia Go To War With Ukraine Under Trump? President-Elect Hopes To Have Better Relations With Moscow

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s optimism to have better ties with Russia has raised concerns of a greater conflict with Moscow’s rivals. The relationship between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin has given rise to speculation of a war in Ukraine, according to reports. …read more Source: International Business...

    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 President...

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

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

    Merkel, after 11 years at the helm, now looks increasingly like the only bulwark of stability and liberal freedom among Western allies. 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...

    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...

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

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

    BERLIN (AFP) – 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...

    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...