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    Ukraine, Azerbaijan mull joint production of anti-tank missile
    Sep30

    Ukraine, Azerbaijan mull joint production of anti-tank missile

    Ukraine and Azerbaijan are considering to establish a joint production of anti-tank missile systems and guided missiles at Azeri companies. …read more Source:...

    The Great Russia-China Oil Alliance Is Here (And Why It Matters)
    Sep30

    The Great Russia-China Oil Alliance Is Here (And Why It Matters)

    Tao Wang Energy, Asia Moscow and Beijing are growing closer for some very obvious reasons. China used to call Russia its ‘older brother’. But never again since the fall of the USSR. In an effort to portray its status as a less powerful yet assuredly more senior neighbour, Russian officials have recently begun referring to their country as...

    Gdansk as a bridge between East and West
    Sep30

    Gdansk as a bridge between East and West

    I feel that we, the countries recently accepted to the European Union, are well positioned to help the aspiring, new democracies reach their dreams of EU accession. That is the reason why I decided to engage in CORLEAP, the forum of local and regional authorities from the European Union and six Eastern Partnership countries. It is the only EU...

    Duterte: ‘I’d be happy’ to slaughter 3 million – like Hitler did
    Sep30

    Duterte: ‘I’d be happy’ to slaughter 3 million – like Hitler did

    When comparing yourself to world leaders or historical figures, there are perhaps less controversial choices than Adolf Hitler. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday likened himself to the Nazi leader, saying he wants to kill millions of drug addicts, just as Hitler killed Jews during the Holocaust. “Hitler massacred three million...

    Second photography flashpoint over war photos in Moscow
    Sep30

    Second photography flashpoint over war photos in Moscow

    A group of men invaded the Sakharov Centre in the Russian capital and disrupted the exhibition of work which features photographs from Ukraine’s embattled east. …read more Source:...

    Russia spends ‘fortune’ on bridge to Crimea
    Sep30

    Russia spends ‘fortune’ on bridge to Crimea

    A massive construction project has begun in Russia to build a 19km bridge to its newest region, Crimea, after it was annexed from Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticism
    Sep30

    Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticism

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Netherlands has summoned Russia’s ambassador to complain about Russian criticism of the Dutch public prosecutor’s office over the probe into the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight 17. The Russian ambassador was called Friday to the foreign ministry in The Hague over statements that the Dutch say...

    Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticism
    Sep30

    Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticism

    The international criminal investigation concluded that a missile which destroyed the Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine in 2014 and killed all 298 people aboard was fired from rebel-controlled territory by a mobile launcher trucked in from Russia and hastily returned there. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Russia, Ukraine Oppose Georgieva’s Nomination for UN Secretary General
    Sep30

    Russia, Ukraine Oppose Georgieva’s Nomination for UN Secretary General

    Russia and Ukraine are among a few of the countries that have raised questions regarding the Bulgarian nomination of European Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva for UN Secretary General, announced Radio Free Europe. Russia, Angola and Malaysia – all members of the Security Council asked Sofia for clarifications after it proposed Georgieva as...

    Dutch government rebukes Russian ambassador over MH17 remarks
    Sep30

    Dutch government rebukes Russian ambassador over MH17 remarks

    AMSTERDAM – The Dutch Foreign Ministry summoned Russia’s ambassador in The Hague for a diplomatic rebuke on Friday after Moscow made remarks critical of the criminal investigation into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17., Earlier this week, a team of international investigators presented findings showing that the missile...