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    Nafasi ya Urusi kuhusu siasa za Mashariki ya Kati
    Sep29

    Nafasi ya Urusi kuhusu siasa za Mashariki ya Kati

    MASHARIKI ya kati ni eneo ambalo limekuwa likikumbwa na migogoro ya kisiasa inayofanya vyombo vya habari sehemu mbalimbali duniani kutokukosa cha kuripoti kila uchao. Lakini habari ambayo imekuwa haikauki katika masikio yetu kuhusu mashariki ya kati ni mapigano, hususani tangu kuibuka kwa matukio ya kigaidi mwanzoni mwaka 2000 na kuendelea ambapo...

    Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end war
    Sep29

    Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end war

    OSLO: A Colombian peace accord ending a half-century of war is widely tipped for the Nobel Peace Prize next week, returning the award to its roots after a run of wins for organisations including the European Union. The prize might be shared by President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist FARC rebel leader Timochenko – the nom de guerre of Rodrigo...

    Bulgaria Ranks 46th in Bloomberg’s Healthcare System Index
    Sep29

    Bulgaria Ranks 46th in Bloomberg’s Healthcare System Index

    Bulgaria is among the countries with the least efficient healthcare systems in the world, data published by Bloomberg shows.Out of 55 countries studied by the Bloomberg index, Bulgaria has dropped by three spots compared to its results in 2009 (the index ranks countries as of 2014).Two years ago it had the 46th most efficient healthcare system,...

    75 years ago: In 48 hours, 33,771 Jews slaughtered at Babi Yar
    Sep29

    75 years ago: In 48 hours, 33,771 Jews slaughtered at Babi Yar

    Ukraine is marking 75 years since the World War II massacre. …read more Source: USA...

    MH17 families get clear picture of tragedy (AAP)
    Sep29

    MH17 families get clear picture of tragedy (AAP)

    Investigators have given the families of the victims of the MH17 disaster a clear picture of how a missile launcher crossed from Russia into the Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    How Putin’s Syria gamble has paid off | Oleg Kashin
    Sep29

    How Putin’s Syria gamble has paid off | Oleg Kashin

    One of Russia’s most prominent journalists argues the protracted conflict has been a gift to the president whose expansionism in Ukraine had left his country weakened• Read a version of this article in RussianIn a famous poem by the writer Yevgeny Yevtushenko, an ant crawling on the face of a Russian soldier killed in Afghanistan asks the...

    WHY IT MATTERS: Russia looms as key issue for United States
    Sep29

    WHY IT MATTERS: Russia looms as key issue for United States

    WASHINGTON — THE ISSUE: Russia cannot be ignored. Since the end of the Cold War, Russia has never posed such a vexing problem to U.S. policymakers as it does now. From Eastern Europe to the Middle East and increasingly Asia and the Americas, Russia is making its voice heard and its presence felt. After a brief period of looking inward during much...

    How Russia Wants to Undermine the U.S. Election
    Sep29

    How Russia Wants to Undermine the U.S. Election

    The leaders of the U.S. government, including the President and his top national-security advisers, face an unprecedented dilemma. Since the spring, U.S. intelligence and law-enforcement agencies have seen mounting evidence of an active Russian influence operation targeting the 2016 presidential election. It is very unlikely the Russians could...

    Russia’s army chief calls on CIS countries to extend defense cooperation
    Sep29

    Russia’s army chief calls on CIS countries to extend defense cooperation

    The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) should broaden cooperation in defense and security, Russia’s Chief of General Staff Valery Gerasimov said on Thursday, TASS reports. “Taking into consideration that the situation on the external borders of the Commonwealth is far from being stable, we have a common task not to allow the spread of...

    Sweden Ponders Introducing Conscription to Overstretched Military
    Sep29

    Sweden Ponders Introducing Conscription to Overstretched Military

    A Swedish government study has recommended reintroducing compulsory military service in the country, news site The Local reported Wednesday. The Swedish armed forces have been staffed entirely by voluntary personnel since the practice was scrapped in 2010. However, the rise of new security risks prompted the government to probe a potential return...