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    What’s next after the UNESCO resolution regarding Al-Aqsa?
    Oct18

    What’s next after the UNESCO resolution regarding Al-Aqsa?

    The draft resolution issued by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) denying a link between Judaism, Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Buraq (“Wailing”) Wall was a harsh blow to one of the most important aspects of the fabricated historical narrative on which Zionist ideology was founded. This narrative was – and continues to be...

    Merkel: All options, including more sanctions, are on table
    Oct18

    Merkel: All options, including more sanctions, are on table

    No options can be taken off the table, including imposing new sanctions on Russia, says German Chancellor Angela Merkel.She made this statement ahead of tomorrow’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, with whom she will discuss the situation in Syria. …read more Source:...

    France wants progress on disengagement, Donbass at Ukraine summit
    Oct18

    France wants progress on disengagement, Donbass at Ukraine summit

    PARIS – France said on Tuesday a summit in Berlin to put peace accords on Ukraine back on track needed to establish a calendar for elections in the Donbass region and get agreements to pull government and separatist troops back from more zones. … …read more Source:...

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict
    Oct18

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will head to Berlin on Wednesday to discuss implementation of a peace plan for eastern Ukraine with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU leaders to debate stance on Russia at Brussels summit
    Oct18

    EU leaders to debate stance on Russia at Brussels summit

    Putin has proven to be a master at dividing the Europeans, and no geopolitical challenge has proven more difficult for the EU than the increasingly unpredictable and threatening neighbor to its east. […] a Dutch-led investigation naming Russia as the source of a mobile missile launcher that shot down a Malaysian jetliner over eastern...

    Red Underwear For Poroshenko At Kyiv Demo
    Oct18

    Red Underwear For Poroshenko At Kyiv Demo

    Activists had an outsized pair of red underpants ready for the Ukrainian president, in an effort to encourage him to submit a declaration of interests. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Friends Form New ‘Cossack Army’ In Balkans
    Oct18

    Russia’s Friends Form New ‘Cossack Army’ In Balkans

    In a church last month on the coast of Montenegro, uniformed Cossacks from across the Balkans gathered to form a new “Balkan Cossack Army.” The movement is directed by Russia and concerns have been raised about its intentions. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel to host Putin for summit on Ukraine, Syria
    Oct18

    Merkel to host Putin for summit on Ukraine, Syria

    It will also be Putin’s first visit to the German capital since the Ukraine conflict broke out in 2014. …read more Source: World...

    Danish industry well placed to prosper in Iran
    Oct18

    Danish industry well placed to prosper in Iran

    Danish exports to Iran jumped 66 percent in the 17 months ending 31 May 2016, according to Danny Annan, the Danish ambassador to the western Asian country. The rise was in line with expectations following the lifting of US and EU sanctions after January’s confirmation that the country had honoured a UN Security Council nuclear agreement...

    EU leaders to debate stance on Russia at Brussels summit
    Oct18

    EU leaders to debate stance on Russia at Brussels summit

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Just as European Union leaders get ready to consider a tougher approach toward Russia, Vladimir Putin may have outfoxed them. On Tuesday, Russian warplanes halted their airstrikes on Syria’s besieged city of Aleppo in preparation for a temporary truce that Moscow has announced. On Wednesday, Putin is due in Berlin to discuss...