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    Russia Might Restore Its Military Bases In Vietnam And Cuba
    Oct07

    Russia Might Restore Its Military Bases In Vietnam And Cuba

    Russia is considering plans to restore military bases in Vietnam and Cuba that had served as pivots of Soviet global military power during the Cold War, Russian news agencies quoted Russian Deputy Defence Minister Nikolai Pankov as saying on Friday.“We are dealing with this issue,” the agencies quoted Pankov as saying in Russia’s...

    Germany opens door to sanctions against Russia over its role in Aleppo bombing campaign
    Oct07

    Germany opens door to sanctions against Russia over its role in Aleppo bombing campaign

    ReutersGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Russia on Friday to use its influence with the Syrian government to end the devastating bombardment of Aleppo, as her government opened the door to possible sanctions against Russia for its role in the conflict. In some of her harshest comments to date, Merkel said there was no basis in international...

    First ever e-document signed with “Asan İmza” mobile e-signature between Ukraine and Azerbaijan
    Oct07

    First ever e-document signed with “Asan İmza” mobile e-signature between Ukraine and Azerbaijan

    The 3rd international “PKI Forum Ukraine 2016” ends today in Kiev, Ukraine, which is the information venue for discussion and exchange of best practices in the spheres of PKI, e-ID and trust services between international experts and representatives of government sector, business and public unions …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Russia mulls restoring military bases in Vietnam and Cuba
    Oct07

    Russia mulls restoring military bases in Vietnam and Cuba

    Russia is considering plans to resume its military presence in Vietnam and Cuba where Moscow earlier had military bases; Russian news agencies quoted Russian Deputy Defence Minister Nikolai Pankov as saying on Friday. “We are dealing with this issue,” the agencies quoted Pankov as saying in the State Duma lower house of Russia’s parliament....

    Turkey seeks fist group win against Iceland
    Oct07

    Turkey seeks fist group win against Iceland

    Turkey, which grabbed a comeback draw against Ukraine in a Group I World Cup qualifier on Oct. 6, is now set to visit a well-motivated Iceland, which achieved an even more striking comeback against Finland on the same night. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    French Senate to urge lifting sanctions against Russia
    Oct07

    French Senate to urge lifting sanctions against Russia

    French Senate will urge to lift sanctions on Russia. …read more Source:...

    Lobbyist advised Trump campaign while promoting Russian pipeline
    Oct07

    Lobbyist advised Trump campaign while promoting Russian pipeline

    A Republican lobbyist was earning hundreds of thousands of dollars to promote one of Vladimir Putin’s top geopolitical priorities at the same time he was helping to shape Donald Trump’s first major foreign policy speech. In the first two quarters of 2016, the firm of former Reagan administration official Richard Burt received $365,000...

    The Morning Vertical, October 7, 2016
    Oct07

    The Morning Vertical, October 7, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Finland flags two airspace violations by Russian jets
    Oct07

    Finland flags two airspace violations by Russian jets

    Finland said on Friday it took seriously two suspected violations of its airspace by Russian aircraft in which it scrambled jets to identify SU-27 fighters over the Baltic Sea. The incidents on Thursday took place as Finland and the United States prepared to sign an agreement of closer defence collaboration, and followed a string of similar...

    US charges six soldiers with selling military equipment overseas
    Oct07

    US charges six soldiers with selling military equipment overseas

    WASHINGTON: Eight people, including six soldiers, have been charged with stealing more than $1 million worth of sensitive US Army equipment and selling the gear on eBay to buyers in Russia, China and other countries, the Justice Department said on Thursday. The soldiers, from Fort Campbell in Tennessee and Kentucky, stole the equipment from the...