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    Russian Envoy: US, UK ‘Most Likely’ Planned Diplomats’ Expulsion in Advance
    Mar27

    Russian Envoy: US, UK ‘Most Likely’ Planned Diplomats’ Expulsion in Advance

    Russian Ambassador to the United States said that Washington and London ‘most likely” planned the expulsion of the Russian diplomats in advance stressing that the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal was just a pretext for this move. “The scale of damage and the preceding information preparation and support prove that it was most likely...

    15 countries to expel Russian diplomats in solidarity with UK – Tusk
    Mar27

    15 countries to expel Russian diplomats in solidarity with UK – Tusk

    Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Germany, France, Denmark, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, France, Italy and the US have decided to expel Russian diplomats amid Skripal’s case, Sputnik reports. …read more Source:...

    High-level talks on Afghanistan to open in Uzbekistan
    Mar27

    High-level talks on Afghanistan to open in Uzbekistan

    TASHKENT: Uzbekistan threw open its doors Tuesday for a multilateral meeting on Afghanistan aiming to lay the ground for direct talks between Kabul and the Taliban. Set to appear at the Tuesday meeting following various closed-door talks in the capital Tashkent on Monday were Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev and...

    Russia-China: the new world order
    Mar27

    Russia-China: the new world order

    Description Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Xi Jinping at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit Credits Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Xi Jinping at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit Former communist rivals look to forge closer ties under autocratic …read more Source: The...

    Nerve agent attack: Oz to expel two Russian envoys
    Mar27

    Nerve agent attack: Oz to expel two Russian envoys

    Australia has already imposed a series of sanctions against Russia following the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 and the Russian annexing of parts of Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: The Times of...

    US expels 60 Russians as allies back Britain in spy row
    Mar27

    US expels 60 Russians as allies back Britain in spy row

    The United States joined Britain´s allies in Europe and around the world Monday in expelling scores of suspected Russian spies in an unprecedented response to a nerve agent attack. Photo: file WASHINGTON: The United States joined Britain´s allies in Europe and around the world Monday in expelling scores of suspected Russian spies in an...

    Spy expulsions a setback for Trump-Putin courtship
    Mar27

    Spy expulsions a setback for Trump-Putin courtship

    WASHINGTON: Donald Trump has ordered an unprecedented expulsion of Russian officials and warned the Kremlin needs to change, a setback for his courtship of Vladimir Putin, but perhaps not its end. On the face of it, the latest iteration of Washington’s endless “reset” of relations with Moscow is in serious trouble. Having wooed...

    Orange snow blankets Eastern Europe. There’s an explanation.
    Mar27

    Orange snow blankets Eastern Europe. There’s an explanation.

    The photos and videos haven’t been edited by the latest Instagram filter or otherwise digitally manipulated. Orange-tinted snow did blanket parts of Eastern Europe on Friday and over the weekend, creating eerie post-Apocalyptic scenes and baffling people from countries like Russia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Romania and Moldova, the BBC reported....

    Miami Open: Venus, Azarenka canter into quarter-finals
    Mar27

    Miami Open: Venus, Azarenka canter into quarter-finals

    Venus Williams upended defending champion Johanna Konta 5-7 6-1 6-2 on Monday to reach the Miami Open quarter-finals while a dominant Victoria Azarenka also advanced with a straightforward win over Agnieszka Radwanska. Three-times champion Williams stormed back from an early deficit to cruise past the British 11th seed, who needed several bouts...

    US, EU expel scores of Russian diplomats over UK spy attack
    Mar27

    US, EU expel scores of Russian diplomats over UK spy attack

    US, EU expel scores of Russian diplomats over UK spy attack A general view shows the Russian embassy in Kiev, Ukraine March 26, 2018Reuters Russia said it would respond in kind The United States said on Monday it would expel 60 Russian diplomats, joining governments across Europe in taking action against the Kremlin for a nerve agent attack on a...