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    Belarus struggles to control its borders
    Nov04

    Belarus struggles to control its borders

    Swamp buggy Rosa 21 supplied to Belarusian border guards through an EU-funded project. Image:iom.by On 13 October Belarusian border guards received EU-funded special equipment worth €2.5m. This will help Minsk control the Ukrainian border. There is an element of irony in this: although it works to remove borders within the EU, Brussels is helping...

    Petro Poroshenko: Ukraine’s leader speaks to ‘fake’ Kyrgyz president
    Nov04

    Petro Poroshenko: Ukraine’s leader speaks to ‘fake’ Kyrgyz president

    Ukrainian foreign ministry spokeswoman Mariana Betsa said her office was now investigating the "planned provocation". Ukrainian president spoke to what he thought was his Kyrgyz counterpart by phone this week — only to discover that the person on the other end was someone else entirely.Details of the exchange between Petro...

    Kyrgyz and Ukrainian Foreign Ministries discuss false information about the alleged conversation of Atambayev and Poroshenko
    Nov04

    Kyrgyz and Ukrainian Foreign Ministries discuss false information about the alleged conversation of Atambayev and Poroshenko

    Bishkek, November 4 / Kabar /. Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan Erlan Abdyldaev and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine P. Klimkin held phone conversation on Thursday at the initiative of the latter. The press service of the Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry reports that, the sides discussed a false information about the alleged recent...

    Obama's Weighs Options for His Final Stab at Israel
    Nov04

    Obama's Weighs Options for His Final Stab at Israel

    Israelis and the pro-Israel community at large will breathe a collective sigh of relief when Obama leaves office. During Obama’s tenure, relations with Israel were caustic at best. Barely five months after taking office, he publicly launched a scathing attack against Israel – where he perversely insinuated a moral equivalence between...

    EBRD Predicts Growth for Kazakhstan Next Year in New Economic Prospects Report
    Nov04

    EBRD Predicts Growth for Kazakhstan Next Year in New Economic Prospects Report

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has released a new report on regional economic prospects for its countries of operation with the promising title “Return to modest growth.” Photo credit: ebrd.com For Kazakhstan, the...

    Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine discuss false information about telephone conversation by two presidents
    Nov04

    Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine discuss false information about telephone conversation by two presidents

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    AP sources: FBI agents sought Clinton Foundation probe
    Nov04

    AP sources: FBI agents sought Clinton Foundation probe

    WASHINGTON — FBI agents seeking an investigation into the Clinton Foundation made a presentation to Justice Department lawyers about the allegations they wanted to pursue, but public corruption prosecutors did not want to partner with them based on concerns about the strength of the information they received, two people familiar with the matter...

    The American Conservative Presidential Symposium
    Nov04

    The American Conservative Presidential Symposium

    A good magazine presents a robust discussion of the national life, and The American Conservative has aimed since the beginning to show that conservatism cannot be reduced to a checklist or mere partisan formula. To that end, we have always encouraged a wide-ranging examination of the choices our political system offers—and fails to offer. This...

    With eye toward 2018 elections, Putin spearheads strategic infrastructure mega-projects in Crimea
    Nov04

    With eye toward 2018 elections, Putin spearheads strategic infrastructure mega-projects in Crimea

    Though still two years away, the presidential elections in Russia are already on the minds of the political elite in Moscow. The sitting head of state, President Vladimir Putin, is constitutionally permitted to run again in 2018. And though most expect that he will, his public vacillations on the subject have raised an air of […] …read more...

    Prime minister’s chief investment adviser, a Ukrainian Canadian, sees ‘the new Ukraine’
    Nov04

    Prime minister’s chief investment adviser, a Ukrainian Canadian, sees ‘the new Ukraine’

    LVIV – Few people know that the hryvnia, Ukraine’s currency, was first printed in Canada. Still fewer people know that Daniel Bilak negotiated the deal in 1991 for Canada-based Kaskens law firm when his ancestral homeland regained independence. As of November 1, he’ll have to broker bigger deals in the next 12 months as the […]...