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    Who is worse, Putin or Al-Baghdadi?
    Oct15

    Who is worse, Putin or Al-Baghdadi?

    This story is far more dangerous than Aleppo despite the atrocities that are taking place in and around there. The story is bigger than Mosul despite the city’s importance in the Iran-Turkey balance on Iraq’s sick land. The story is far larger than the dismantling of a state here or there and the deadly Sunni-Shia rivalry. It is...

    Pakistan among 12 most dangerous countries in the world
    Oct15

    Pakistan among 12 most dangerous countries in the world

    Pakistan has been named amongst the least safe and secure country in the world, according to a report by the World Economic Forum. The top 12 is completed by Yemen in the Middle East and Pakistan, which continues to battle the Taliban. However, El Salvador has been named as the least safe and secure country in the world. The epicentre of central...

    Russian ambassador: Crimean scenario not possible in Baltic states
    Oct15

    Russian ambassador: Crimean scenario not possible in Baltic states

    A scenario similar to what happened in Crimea in 2014 was not possible in the Baltic states, Russian ambassador to Estonia Alexander Petrov said on Friday. Separatist sentiment was completely absent in the region. …read more Source:...

    Trump dossier now loaded with previously unknown detail
    Oct15

    Trump dossier now loaded with previously unknown detail

    WASHINGTON — There’s nothing like a presidential campaign to shine a bright light into the nooks, crannies and back alleys of a candidate’s life. And there’s nothing like Donald Trump in the annals of U.S. politics. Some of what’s been revealed about Trump’s predatory personal interactions, business dealings, legal...

    Modi, Putin set to sign energy deals ahead of BRICS
    Oct15

    Modi, Putin set to sign energy deals ahead of BRICS

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin are set to sign lucrative energy and defence deals Saturday, aimed at shoring up economic ties between the long-time allies. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin ahead of the Indo-Russia Annual Summit at Taj Exotica Hotel...

    Ahead of Syria talks, Kerry visits Rwanda genocide memorial
    Oct15

    Ahead of Syria talks, Kerry visits Rwanda genocide memorial

    KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — There are no names, no stories on the embankment where a quarter-million Rwandans are buried in a mass grave, memorialized by a simple word: “Remembrance.” But as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday bowed his head at the Kigali memorial for victims of this African nation’s 1994 genocide, it was impossible not...

    Russia envoy: Tensions with US are probably worst since 1973
    Oct15

    Russia envoy: Tensions with US are probably worst since 1973

    UNITED NATIONS — Russia’s U.N. ambassador said that tensions with the United States are probably the worst since the 1973 Mideast war. FILE- In this Feb. 7, 2016, file photo, Russia’s United Nations Ambassador Vitaly Churkin makes comments to the media prior to a Security Council meeting at U.N. headquarters. Churkin told reporters...

    Russia envoy: Tensions with US are probably worst since 1973
    Oct15

    Russia envoy: Tensions with US are probably worst since 1973

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia’s U.N. ambassador said that tensions with the United States are probably the worst since the 1973 Mideast war. But Vitaly Churkin said Friday that Cold War relations between the Soviet Union and Russia more than 40 years ago were different than U.S.-Russia relations today. “The general situation I think is...

    Children’s bed shaped like missile that downed MH17 plane stirs unease in Russia
    Oct15

    Children’s bed shaped like missile that downed MH17 plane stirs unease in Russia

    A Russian firm has caused a stir after putting on sale a children’s bed in the shape of a Buk missile launcher of the kind that shot down a Malaysian Airlines passenger jet in eastern Ukraine in 2014. International prosecutors said last month the airliner had been shot down by a Buk missile fired from a village held by pro-Russian rebels....

    Hundreds of Ukraine Nationalists March in Kyiv
    Oct15

    Hundreds of Ukraine Nationalists March in Kyiv

    Several hundred members of far-right and ultranationalist groups marked Defenders Day in Ukraine on Friday, marching through Kyiv as a show of support for Ukrainian fighters. The state holiday was se …read more Source: Big News...