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    Billionaire moguls elected to power
    Nov10

    Billionaire moguls elected to power

    PARIS: Donald Trump, the real estate mogul, reality TV star and US president-elect whose worth Forbes estimates at $3.7 billion, joins an ultra-elite group of billionaire business tycoons who have come to power through the ballot box. Other political leaders who first made fortunes in businesses from chocolates to telecoms include: ITALY: Media...

    How will US election influence Ukraine?
    Nov10

    How will US election influence Ukraine?

    The Ukrainian president has congratulated Donald Trump on his victory in the US presidential election. …read more Source:...

    11 questions for President-elect Donald Trump
    Nov10

    11 questions for President-elect Donald Trump

    From his calls to jail his opponent to his conflicting statements about barring Muslims from the United States, America’s next president has provoked a striking number of questions about how he would govern. Here is an early — and surely incomplete — list of some of the biggest:1. Will he seek to prosecute Hillary Clinton?Trump has egged on...

    What will foreign policy look like under President Trump?
    Nov09

    What will foreign policy look like under President Trump?

    Now that Donald Trump is becoming the 45th president of the United States, people are wondering if the U.S. will pull back on global trade. Will Trump roll back the nuclear agreement with Iran? How will he confront the Islamic State group? Will Russia become the U.S.’s new best friend? We asked a number of analysts for their thoughts on the...

    Another Opening for Russia, This Time in Estonia
    Nov09

    Another Opening for Russia, This Time in Estonia

    Moscow is getting a lot of good electoral news these days. On the same day that Donald Trump improbably won the U.S. presidential election, Estonia’s Prime Minister stepped down, creating an opening for a pro-Russian party to join the coalition. Financial Times explains: Estonia’s prime minister has resigned after losing a...

    EU sanctions six Russian MPs from Crimea
    Nov09

    EU sanctions six Russian MPs from Crimea

    BRUSSELS: The European Union on Wednesday added six MPs from Crimea who were recently elected to Russia’s parliament to its sanctions blacklist for their role in supporting Moscow’s seizure of the region from Ukraine. “In line with its non-recognition policy, the EU considers that the persons who became members of the State Duma as a...

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko phoned President Ilham Aliyev
    Nov09

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko phoned President Ilham Aliyev

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko phoned President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on November 9. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko congratulated the President of Azerbaijan on the National Flag Day. President Ilham Aliyev thanked the Ukrainian President …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Can Europe step up after Trump ‘wake-up call’?
    Nov09

    Can Europe step up after Trump ‘wake-up call’?

    Already reeling from Britain’s decision to exit the EU, European leaders are ill-equipped to face the new uncertainties the Trump presidency brings. ||| Brussels – For Europe, already reeling from Britain’s decision to leave its 28-member club, Donald Trump’s election introduces a host of new uncertainties it is...

    Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama pledge to unite behind President-elect Donald Trump
    Nov09

    Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama pledge to unite behind President-elect Donald Trump

    Donald Trump put aside the celebrations and began planning his 73-day transition to the White House on Wednesday as rival Hillary Clinton promised to bury the bitterness of their long presidential race and work to unify a divided country. After the Republican Trump’s stunning upset of the heavily favored Clinton, Democratic President Barack...

    Trump victory triggers bad Brexit memories in Europe
    Nov09

    Trump victory triggers bad Brexit memories in Europe

    DUBLIN // In a shock result reminiscent of the Brexit referendum in June, Europe awoke on Wednesday morning to find Donald Trump within striking distance of victory in the US presidential election.Opinion polls leading up to the election had been assured of a win for the Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton. If anything, the widespread...