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    Finally, a green light for Russia’s Turkish Stream gas pipeline
    Oct12

    Finally, a green light for Russia’s Turkish Stream gas pipeline

    Russian gas giant Gazprom has struck an agreement with Turkey on gas supplies via the Black Sea. The new project could lead to the abolition of gas transit through Ukraine, Moldova, Romania and the Ba …read more Source: Big News...

    Russian Forces Raid Homes of Muslim Community in Crimea
    Oct12

    Russian Forces Raid Homes of Muslim Community in Crimea

    Russian authorities raided a series of households in Crimea’s Muslim Tatar community in what locals are fearing is the beginning of a crackdown against them. Crimean Tatars have been among the most vocal critics of the Russian annexation of Crimea and have faced closures of their media outlets and their traditional, local assembly known as...

    Poland’s Massive Anti-Abortion Protest Shows That Citizens Are Frustrated With The Country’s Rightward Surge
    Oct12

    Poland’s Massive Anti-Abortion Protest Shows That Citizens Are Frustrated With The Country’s Rightward Surge

    LVIV, Ukraine ― Last week, Poland’s ruling government, the Law and Justice party, or PiS, rejected a proposal to ban abortion, but not before black-clad Poles, who donned the color in symbolic mourning of the potential loss of their reproductive rights, took to the streets across the country in a revolt against its rightward surge. The...

    Kremlin says too early to confirm Putin visit to Berlin
    Oct12

    Kremlin says too early to confirm Putin visit to Berlin

    MOSCOW – The Kremlin is not yet ready to say whether Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend a meeting with EU leaders for talks on the Ukraine crisis in Berlin on Oct. 19, spokesman Dmitry Peskov told a conference call with reporters on Wednesday…. …read more Source:...

    Turkey ‘fears Russia-US war’ over Syria
    Oct12

    Turkey ‘fears Russia-US war’ over Syria

    ANKARA, Turkey: Turkey said on Wednesday it fears the world will be plunged into a global conflict with superpowers Russia and the US on opposing sides if the proxy war in Syria continues. “If this proxy war continues, after this, let me be clear, America and Russia will come to a point of war,” Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus...

    Koshpendiler Project Connects Kazakhstan-Born People Overseas
    Oct12

    Koshpendiler Project Connects Kazakhstan-Born People Overseas

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Young and old are actively travelling and exploring the world, thus rethinking the role of nomad in today’s international society. Four ambitious professionals who currently reside in Germany, Kazakhstan and Russia recently launched the...

    New Challenges in Syria as Militants Weaponized Drones
    Oct12

    New Challenges in Syria as Militants Weaponized Drones

    WASHINGTON—Militant groups like Hezbollah and the Islamic State group have learned how to weaponize surveillance drones and use them against each other, adding a new twist to Syria’s civil war, a U.S. military official and others say. A belonging to an al-Qaida offshoot, Jund al-Aqsa, purportedly shows a drone landing on Syrian military...

    DefMin Motoc and Ukrainian counterpart discuss, in Kiev, bilateral and regional defence cooperation
    Oct12

    DefMin Motoc and Ukrainian counterpart discuss, in Kiev, bilateral and regional defence cooperation

    The Minister of National Defence, Mihnea Motoc, has conducted, on Monday and Tuesday, an official visit to Kiev, where he met Ukrainian counterpart, General Stepan Poltorak, the two ministers discussing, among other matters, bilateral and regional defence cooperation. …read more Source:...

    Three Missing After Crane Sinks Near Russia-Annexed Crimea
    Oct12

    Three Missing After Crane Sinks Near Russia-Annexed Crimea

    Three members of a floating crane crew are missing after it sank near the Russia-controlled Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Are there more racist, sexist Trump recordings?
    Oct12

    Are there more racist, sexist Trump recordings?

    A TV producer is at the centre of claims which may shatter Donald Trump’s remaining chances of getting to the White House. ||| London – A Los Angeles-based television producer, who was born in London and served in the Falklands as a British Army paratrooper, is at the centre of the latest claims which may shatter Donald Trump’s...