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    Putin in Turkey to push energy deals despite Syria crisis
    Oct10

    Putin in Turkey to push energy deals despite Syria crisis

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, seen at a meeting with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in September 2015/AFPISTANBUL, Turkey, Oct 10 – Russian President Vladimir Putin visits Turkey on Monday for talks with counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, pushing forward ambitious joint energy projects as the two sides try to overcome a crisis in...

    FM Idrissov Discusses Security, UNSC Memberships with Officials in London
    Oct10

    FM Idrissov Discusses Security, UNSC Memberships with Officials in London

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. LONDON – Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrisssov and British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Boris Johnson met Oct. 6 to discuss bilateral and multilateral issues during Idrissov’s Oct. 6-7 visit to London. The two also discussed...

    Armenian Dissident Arrives in Baku
    Oct10

    Armenian Dissident Arrives in Baku

    Baku / 09.10.16 / Turan: Late in the evening on October 8 the Armenian dissident writer Vahe Avetyan arrived in Baku from Sweden. As he wrote on his page on Facebook, he was not invited and he came as a peacemaker. However, it is not clear how he was allowed on the plane without a visa. Judging by all, he flew through Kiev with the Ukrainian...

    What scared Ukraine’s ‘sex tourists’ away
    Oct10

    What scared Ukraine’s ‘sex tourists’ away

    KIEV, Ukraine — In 2012, Ukraine briefly became gripped by hysteria over “sex tourism.” The country was preparing to host tens of thousands of football fans for the Euro championships, leading many to predict a sharp rise in prostitution. The high-profile sporting event would “promote sex tourism in Ukraine, and demean women here even more,” Anna...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Oct. 10, 2016
    Oct10

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Oct. 10, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasA Consolation Prize for Peace in ColombiaIn the days...

    Football: Immobile rescues Italy as Spain cruise
    Oct10

    Football: Immobile rescues Italy as Spain cruise

    PARIS (AFP) – Lazio striker Ciro Immobile grabbed an injury-time winner as four-time champions Italy snatched a 3-2 comeback win at Macedonia on Sunday, narrowly avoiding a World Cup qualifying embarrassment.Italy, who had needed a late penalty to salvage a point against Group G rivals Spain on Thursday, were staring at a shock defeat in...

    War prisoners languish in Ukraine conflict
    Oct10

    War prisoners languish in Ukraine conflict

    Eventually, he and 12 others were found by the rebel government’s Committee on POWs and transferred to a detention facility in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, the rebels’ main stronghold. […] allowed to call his wife, Lazarenko said the Cossacks had held him in a windowless basement where he could only lie down on sacks...

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling
    Oct10

    Ukraine military postpones withdrawal from town, cites rebel shelling

    STANYTSA LUHANSKA, Ukraine – Ukraine’s military on Sunday postponed a planned parallel withdrawal with pro-Russian separatists from Stanytsa Luhanska, a town on the eastern frontline, saying rebels had disregarded the agreement by firing artillery at… …read more Source:...

    Dominant Hosszu picks up five more victories
    Oct10

    Dominant Hosszu picks up five more victories

    Katinka Hosszu is a prime example of what an athlete can achieve if one pushes the limit. It’s amazing how the Hungarian competes in a bunch of events, but it’s even more astonishing when she clinches medals in every single one of them. After winning four gold and two silver medals on Day One of the FINA World Cup Series in Doha, the...

    Wales hopes hit Georgia hurdle
    Oct10

    Wales hopes hit Georgia hurdle

    Euro 2016 semi-finalists Wales were held to a disappointing 1-1 draw by Georgia in Cardiff yesterday as their push to reach a first World Cup since 1958 hit a roadblock. The draw followed a 2-2 stalemate against Austria four days ago as Chris Coleman’s side were left to regret not making the most of a host of chances in the first half. Real...