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    Russian climbers scale Mt Manaslu in alpine style
    Oct07

    Russian climbers scale Mt Manaslu in alpine style

    Mt Manaslu. File photo KATHMANDU: At least 21 climbers successfully climbed the world’s eighth highest peak in an alpine style this autumn, according to the expedition organiser. Managing Director Chatur Kumar Tamang at Makalu Extreme Treks & Expedition informed that 25 expedition members along with 7 climbing Sherpas stood atop Mt...

    The Donald and Kim Road Show
    Oct07

    The Donald and Kim Road Show

    Many call it Cold War while some call it World War III in the making. And there are a growing number of people – experts – who believe that it is a case of two self-centered leaders with bloated egos. One of them –Donald J. Trump – is the president of the mightiest and wealthiest country in the world. The other one is Kim Jong-un, the sociopathic...

    Poroshenko Signs Bill Extending Special Status of Donbass for 1 Year
    Oct07

    Poroshenko Signs Bill Extending Special Status of Donbass for 1 Year

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed a bill extending the special status of Donbass region in eastern Ukraine for a year, the presidential press service said in a statement Saturday. “President Petro Poroshenko signed the bill on the creation of the necessary conditions for the peaceful settlement of the situation in the...

    ForMin Melescanu: After Crimea’s illegal annexation, we have seen an accumulation of forces at the Black Sea
    Oct07

    ForMin Melescanu: After Crimea’s illegal annexation, we have seen an accumulation of forces at the Black Sea

    Foreign Affairs Minister Teodor Melescanu on Saturday, at the 63rd annual session of NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly, said that after “the illegal annexation” of Crimea an accumulation of Russian forces and armament that changed the previous balance of forces could be noticed. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian deputy justice minister: I am sure that Azerbaijan will soon return its occupied territories
    Oct02

    Ukrainian deputy justice minister: I am sure that Azerbaijan will soon return its occupied territories

    “I am sure that Azerbaijan will soon return its occupied territories,” Ukraine`s Deputy Minister of Justice Gia Gesadze has told AZERTAC`s Kiev-based correspondent. “Azerbaijan has great economic and military power to do this,” he said …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Trump’s company had more contact with Russia during campaign, according to documents turned over to investigators
    Oct02

    Trump’s company had more contact with Russia during campaign, according to documents turned over to investigators

    By Tom Hamburger,,Rosalind S. Helderman and Adam Entous | The Washington Post WASHINGTON – Associates of President Donald Trump and his company have turned over documents to federal investigators that reveal two previously unreported contacts from Russia during the 2016 campaign, according to people familiar with the matter. In one case,...

    This One Russian Jet Made NATO Go Crazy (But Might Just Be a Paper Tiger)
    Oct02

    This One Russian Jet Made NATO Go Crazy (But Might Just Be a Paper Tiger)

    Sebastien Roblin Security, The MiG-29. MiG-29s are being actively used in combat in Ukraine—there were eighty before hostilities in 2014, but two have been shot down by rebel surface-to-air missiles—and Syria. Syria is believed to have fifteen to twenty operational MiG-29SMs upgraded by Russia with launch rails for deadly R-77 air-to-air...

    Violence, ‘Hypocrisy’ In Catalonia: Russia Reacts To Spanish Turmoil
    Oct02

    Violence, ‘Hypocrisy’ In Catalonia: Russia Reacts To Spanish Turmoil

    As violence marred a banned independence vote by the Spanish region of Catalonia, Russian media drew attention to the clashes and accused Brussels of double standards and “repressive” meddling. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Did Manafort Use Trump to Curry Favor With a Putin Ally?
    Oct02

    Did Manafort Use Trump to Curry Favor With a Putin Ally?

    On the evening of April 11, 2016, two weeks after Donald Trump hired the political consultant Paul Manafort to lead his campaign’s efforts to wrangle Republican delegates, Manafort emailed his old lieutenant Konstantin Kilimnik, who had worked for him for a decade in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev.“I assume you have shown our friends my media...

    Russian Border Guard Killed in Shootout With Two People Trying to Enter Ukraine
    Oct02

    Russian Border Guard Killed in Shootout With Two People Trying to Enter Ukraine

    TEHRAN (FNA)- A Russian border guard was killed in a shootout that started when two unidentified armed persons tried to enter Ukraine from the Russian side of the border, Russia’s Security Service said on Monday. …read more Source: Fars News...