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    Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title – management
    Sep24

    Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title – management

    LONDON – Britain’s controversial world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s title rematch with Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko has been called off for a second time as the titleholder is “medically unfit to fight”, his camp said. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    11 killed from alcohol poisoning in Ukraine
    Sep24

    11 killed from alcohol poisoning in Ukraine

    At least 11 people aged between 27 and 60 years have died in the past two days from alcohol poisoning in Ukraines eastern Kharkov region, authorities said on Friday (Sept. 23) The Prosecutors Office in Kharkov region said … …read more Source: ANTARA...

    Trump foreign policy advisor reportedly being probed for ties to Russia
    Sep24

    Trump foreign policy advisor reportedly being probed for ties to Russia

    Officials are concerned that Carter Page has spoken with the Kremlin about lifting economic sanctions on Russia, Yahoo said. …read more Source:...

    Syria Cease-Fire Collapse Highlights How Far US-Russia Relations Have Fallen
    Sep23

    Syria Cease-Fire Collapse Highlights How Far US-Russia Relations Have Fallen

    KYIV, Ukraine—The story is depressingly familiar. On Friday, the cease-fire in Syria, which was brokered by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, collapsed as Russian and Syrian warplanes resumed their scorched earth airstrike campaign in Aleppo. “Russia has no vested interest in stability in the Middle...

    Vladimir Putin, Master of Suspense
    Sep23

    Vladimir Putin, Master of Suspense

    There are more than a few momentous international developments these days, but one in particular I would call puzzling: How has Russia, the tottering Eurasian Nuclear Petro State, managed to blackmail the West and make it look so weak and pathetic? The key to this mystery, in fact, begins in understanding how Putin has turned Russian weakness...

    Russia FM: Cease-fire agreement must be preserved
    Sep23

    Russia FM: Cease-fire agreement must be preserved

    The war has killed as many as a half-million people, contributed to Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II, and allowed the Islamic State group to emerge as a global terror threat. Lavrov depicted his country’s military assistance to Assad as the one positive counterweight to the chaos, saying it prevented “the...

    Russia FM: Cease-fire agreement must be preserved
    Sep23

    Russia FM: Cease-fire agreement must be preserved

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday laid the blame for a “bleeding Middle East and North Africa” on the U.S. and its allies, in a speech to the U.N. General Assembly smacking of the kind of rhetoric that reflected the state of superpower relations during the Cold War. In wide-ranging comments, Lavrov depicted...

    Futsal World Cup: Argentina beat Ukraine 1-0
    Sep23

    Futsal World Cup: Argentina beat Ukraine 1-0

    Argentina made it into the quarter-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 after they were taken to extra-time by a stubborn Ukraine, but finally getting a 1-0 victory. …read more Source:...

    Putin Sanctioned His Own People. But It Helped Him Win.
    Sep23

    Putin Sanctioned His Own People. But It Helped Him Win.

    MOSCOW — On Sept. 18, the Russian Federation held elections for the seventh session of the lower house of parliament. The political body, known as the State Duma, will now consist of only four political parties and will be dominated by the current government’s party, United Russia, despite a noticeably declining standard of living...

    Putin Appoints Crimean Commander to Head Baltic Fleet
    Sep23

    Putin Appoints Crimean Commander to Head Baltic Fleet

    Russia has appointed Crimean-born Alexander Nosatov as the new commander of its Baltic Fleet, the Russian Ministry of Defense announced on its official TV channel Zvezda. Nosatov has been interim commander, since his predecessor Viktor Kravchuk was dismissed in June by Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, after a scathing review of his efforts to...