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    Trump, Clinton compete to meet top leaders in New York
    Sep20

    Trump, Clinton compete to meet top leaders in New York

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton met Egypt’s president in New York on Monday as the two US presidential candidates tried to bolster their diplomatic credentials at the United Nations. Democratic standard-bearer Clinton said last week that she would meet Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, along with leaders from Japan and Ukraine on the...

    Ukraine may lose millions of dollars in aid over gas monopoly takeover
    Sep20

    Ukraine may lose millions of dollars in aid over gas monopoly takeover

    The takeover may be in violation of the $17.5 billion bailout deal with international creditors. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Detains Uzbek Suspected Of Spying For Russia
    Sep20

    Ukraine Detains Uzbek Suspected Of Spying For Russia

    Ukraine says it has detained a 25-year-old Uzbek national on suspicion of spying for Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Anti-Maidan Activist Shot Dead In Russia
    Sep20

    Anti-Maidan Activist Shot Dead In Russia

    A Ukrainian man wanted by Kyiv for terrorism has been shot dead in a Moscow suburb. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    For President Obama, a Swan Song on the Global Stage in Final U.N. Speech
    Sep20

    For President Obama, a Swan Song on the Global Stage in Final U.N. Speech

    (UNITED NATIONS) — Standing before the United Nations for the last time as president, Barack Obama will reassure foreign leaders that the world is better equipped to tackle its challenges than at almost any point in history despite a cascade of harrowing crises that seem devoid of viable solutions. Obama’s speech is always a focal point of...

    For Obama, a swan song on global stage in final UN speech
    Sep20

    For Obama, a swan song on global stage in final UN speech

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Standing before the United Nations for the last time as president, Barack Obama will reassure foreign leaders that the world is better equipped to tackle its challenges than at almost any point in history despite a cascade of harrowing crises that seem devoid of viable solutions. Obama’s speech is always a focal point...

    For Obama, a swan song on global stage in final UN speech
    Sep20

    For Obama, a swan song on global stage in final UN speech

    Ben Rhodes, Obama’s deputy national security adviser, said the president was cognizant of the fact that bright spots such as economic growth and climate change cooperation are offset by the “great deal of unease” in the world, including Syria’s civil war and concerns about Russia’s aggression toward Ukraine. Just as...

    Rio Paralympics closing ceremony held
    Sep20

    Rio Paralympics closing ceremony held

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP)–Rio said farewell to the 2016 Paralympics Sunday in a closing ceremony showcasing Brazil’s passion for music and celebrating what many consider to have been a surprisingly successful Games.The famous Maracana football stadium was packed, with the Paralympians themselves seated across the field, as proceedings kicked off...

    Monument of Gratitude to Kazakh People to Open in Shymkent
    Sep20

    Monument of Gratitude to Kazakh People to Open in Shymkent

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – A monument of gratitude titled “Kazak Elіne Myn Algys” (“A Thousand Thanks to the Kazakh People”) initiated by the ethno-cultural centres of the South Kazakhstan region is being constructed in Shymkent. Photo credit: zakon.kz At the top of the monument a...

    Clinton, Trump vie for world leaders’ attention in New York
    Sep20

    Clinton, Trump vie for world leaders’ attention in New York

    US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton attends a bilateral meeting with Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko (R) at a hotel in New York, US, on Monday, September 19, 2016. Photo: Reuters NEW YORK: With national security again a major US election issue after bombings in New York and New Jersey, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump...