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    Putin Takes Action Against Slacker Members of Parliament
    May05

    Putin Takes Action Against Slacker Members of Parliament

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree which allows parties and committees to suspend lawmakers for non-attendance to parliamentary sessions, according to Russia’s official law archive website. The new regulation means members of parliament can be stripped of their mandate if their fellow members believe they have been...

    In Afghanistan, Russia Now Striving To Compete Against The U.S.
    May05

    In Afghanistan, Russia Now Striving To Compete Against The U.S.

    A few years ago, Russian President Vladimir Putin praised the United States and its NATO allies for taking on the “burden” of fighting terrorism in Afghanistan and urged them to “carry it to the end.” But the Kremlin today appears to have embarked on a new policy aimed at turning Afghanistan into a setback or even a quagmire for Washington after...

    Belarus to market its goods via Gazprombank Leasing, Eximleasing, KazAgroFinance
    May05

    Belarus to market its goods via Gazprombank Leasing, Eximleasing, KazAgroFinance

    MINSK. KAZINFORM – The Belarusian government approved draft agreements with Gazprombank Leasing (Russia), Eximleasing (Ukraine) and KazAgroFinance (Kazakhstan) on providing goods produced in Belarus to Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan under the terms of financial lease. The decision is contained in Council of Ministers’ Resolutions No....

    From now one Beeline subscribers can make free calls to service center from anywhere in the world
    May05

    From now one Beeline subscribers can make free calls to service center from anywhere in the world

    Beeline Armenia Company announces that starting from April 28, Beeline subscribers can call to Beeline customer service +37480000612 info number for free from every country with roaming coverage. “Beeline continues to improve services making them simpler and more convenient for our customers. We not only provide the most affordable roaming...

    Consumer Confidence Tanking in Russia and Other CIS Countries, Surveys Indicate
    May05

    Consumer Confidence Tanking in Russia and Other CIS Countries, Surveys Indicate

    Image: Russian Matroshka. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com Russian consumer confidence is the worst in a decade in one recent survey, and near the low-water mark in another. In addition, the Russian public is becoming exhausted with having to count kopeks and go without, according to experts commenting on the situation. Consumer confidence that is...

    Contemplating War in Europe
    May05

    Contemplating War in Europe

    During one of my recent research trips to Germany, among a small discussion group, a colonel in the German Bundeswehr raised a few eyebrows with an off-the-record observation: If Russian President Putin, he posited, ever unleashed his large and powerful mechanized forces across the North European Plain – through Belarus, Poland, Germany and...

    Nedovyesov and Molchanov sneak into Karshi Challenger semis
    May05

    Nedovyesov and Molchanov sneak into Karshi Challenger semis

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM – Aleksandr Nedovyesov of Kazakhstan and Denys Molchanov of Ukraine strolled into semifinals of the ATP’s Karshi Challenger in Karshi, Uzbekistan, Kazinform refers to Sports.kz. …read more Source:...

    New NATO supreme commander vows tough line on Russia
    May05

    New NATO supreme commander vows tough line on Russia

    MONS, Belgium: NATO’s new supreme commander US General Curtis Scaparrotti said on Wednesday that he would “strengthen” the alliance’s stance in eastern Europe against a resurgent Russia. At a handover ceremony from his predecessor Philip Breedlove, the former commander of US forces in Korea also said NATO should consider whether to...

    Portrait of the week
    May05

    Portrait of the week

    Home Naz Shah MP was suspended from the Labour Party after the blogger Guido Fawkes revealed that in 2014, nine months before she beat George Galloway to win the seat of Bradford West, she had posted on Facebook a proposal to ‘relocate Israel into the United States’, adding the comment: ‘Problem solved and save you bank charges for the...

    Russia Announces New Military Divisions to Counter NATO Deployments in Eastern Europe
    May05

    Russia Announces New Military Divisions to Counter NATO Deployments in Eastern Europe

    Russia on Wednesday warned against NATO’s proposed military buildup in Poland and the Baltic region, saying it would retaliate by shoring up its western and southern flanks with three new divisions. The new divisions will likely be spread out across the country’s borders with Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Finland, Azerbaijan and the...