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    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...

    Europa League: Woe for Mourinho’s United, Saints beat Inter
    Nov04

    Europa League: Woe for Mourinho’s United, Saints beat Inter

    Manchester United endured another frustrating night as Jose Mourinho's side lost 2-1 to Fenerbahce in Istanbul. AFP Sports picks out the best of the action in the Europa League on Thursday as Manchester United went down to defeat in Turkey, Southampton beat Inter and Aritz Aduriz made history:Mourinho woes deepenManchester United endured...

    Europa Legue: Faltering United downed by Fenerbahce in Istanbul
    Nov04

    Europa Legue: Faltering United downed by Fenerbahce in Istanbul

    The visitors looked flat against a razor-sharp performance by the Turkish side Fenerbahce on Thursday claimed a famous 2-1 home victory against Manchester United in the Europa League, electrifying a raucous Istanbul crowd and adding to the woes of Jose Mourinho.The visitors looked flat against a razor-sharp performance by the Turkish side, who...

    State Dept. drops more Clinton emails recovered from her server
    Nov04

    State Dept. drops more Clinton emails recovered from her server

    The State Department on Thursday dropped more than a thousand additional pages of Hillary Clinton’s emails that the FBI recovered from her private server, but a significant number of the documents are near duplicates of messages the agency previously released. State has been reviewing and publicly posting the emails in response to a pair of...

    FIFA Fines Iran For ‘Religious Manifestations’ During World Cup Qualifiers
    Nov03

    FIFA Fines Iran For ‘Religious Manifestations’ During World Cup Qualifiers

    FIFA has fined Iran and warned the country’s soccer body for allowing “several religious manifestations” during a recent World Cup qualifying game in Tehran. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian hackers promise leaks on Putin spokesman
    Nov03

    Ukrainian hackers promise leaks on Putin spokesman

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian hackers behind recent Kremlin email leaks said on Thursday they planned to release more information taken from accounts linked to senior Russian officials, including to President Vladimir Putin’s chief spokesman. …read more Source: The...

    Fleeing anti-Semitism in France, an African Jewish family makes aliyah
    Nov03

    Fleeing anti-Semitism in France, an African Jewish family makes aliyah

    Amy and George Camara and two of their four children arriving in Israel, Nov. 2, 2016. (Courtesy of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews) (JTA) — As a Jewish family originally from the Ivory Coast, Amy and George Camara and their four children felt somewhat immune to the rising anti-Semitic thuggery in France. The Camaras, relieved...

    A tale of two Vladimirs
    Nov03

    A tale of two Vladimirs

    Vlad the Great, hint-hint VLADIMIR PUTIN has a new neighbor: a 16-metre-tall bronze monument to Vladimir the Great, a tenth-century Slav prince. The statue stands just outside the Kremlin’s red walls. “In Soviet times it would have been Lenin,” says the sculptor, Salavat Shcherbakov. The monument’s backers claim it commemorates the...

    Manchester United stunned by Fenerbahce in Europa
    Nov03

    Manchester United stunned by Fenerbahce in Europa

    ISTANBUL (AFP) – Fenerbahce on Thursday claimed a famous 2-1 home victory against Manchester United in the Europa League, electrifying a raucous Istanbul crowd and adding to the woes of Jose Mourinho.The visitors looked flat against a razor-sharp performance by the Turkish side, who took the lead early on with a staggering Moussa Sow...

    Serbia Hosts Joint Military Exercises With Russia
    Nov03

    Serbia Hosts Joint Military Exercises With Russia

    Serbia and Russia began joint military exercises on Serbian territory on Thursday in a move likely to reinforce increased East-West tensions just as a five-day NATO drill in neighboring Montenegro draws to a close. Serbia is trying to balance its traditionally warm ties with Russia, a fellow Slavic, Orthodox Christian nation, with its push for...