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    Ukraine plans to deliver world’s largest jet to China
    Sep09

    Ukraine plans to deliver world’s largest jet to China

    KIEV – Ukraine said on Wednesday (Sept 7) it may deliver the world’s largest jet – originally developed for the Soviet Union’s abandoned space shuttle programme – to China within the next five years. The first AN-225 Mriya (Dream) six-engine heavy lifter was… …read more Source:...

    Post-Coup Turkey and Its Implications for South Caucasus
    Sep09

    Post-Coup Turkey and Its Implications for South Caucasus

    After several years of European attempt to locate the three South Caucasian countries, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, within a common framework, policies of these neighbouring states have become more distant to each other. Currently, the strategic region on the crossroads of Europe, Asia and the Middle East, finds itself in a situation where...

    Ukraine intends to discuss with Azerbaijan cargo tariffs
    Sep09

    Ukraine intends to discuss with Azerbaijan cargo tariffs

    Ukraine launched the first experimental train from Illichivsk on Jan. 15 to China, which was to run through Georgia, Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan. …read more Source:...

    Fifteen Years after 9/11, and America Still Sleeps
    Sep09

    Fifteen Years after 9/11, and America Still Sleeps

    Bruce Thornton is a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the David Horowitz Freedom Center​. Fifteen years after the carnage of 9/11, American foreign policy is still mired in its fossilized dogmas and dangerous delusions. The consequences are obvious. Iran, the world’s foremost state sponsor of terrorism and long an avowed enemy of the United...

    US pushes Russia on ‘true’ Syria peace deal ahead of new talks
    Sep09

    US pushes Russia on ‘true’ Syria peace deal ahead of new talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) meets with his US counterpart Barack Obama on the sidelines of the G20 Leaders Summit in Hangzhou on September 5, 2016 © SPUTNIK/AFP/File / Alexei DruzhininGENEVA, Sep 9 – The US pressed Russia on Thursday for a “true cessation of hostilities” in Syria ahead of high-level peace talks Friday in Geneva, warning...

    US pushes Russia on ‘true’ Syria peace deal ahead of new talks
    Sep09

    US pushes Russia on ‘true’ Syria peace deal ahead of new talks

    GENEVA: The US pressed Russia on Thursday for a “true cessation of hostilities” in Syria ahead of high-level peace talks Friday in Geneva, warning that its patience is running thin. Foreign ministers from the two powers, which support opposite sides in the five-year conflict, will meet in the Swiss city to push for a peace agreement, Russia said....

    Donald Trump: The (Russian) people’s choice
    Sep09

    Donald Trump: The (Russian) people’s choice

    MOSCOW: Is Donald Trump Russia’s best friend? Many in the country seem to believe the flamboyant White House candidate could help fix shattered ties between the two ex-Cold War foes. Hillary Clinton’s rival in the US presidential race has raised eyebrows with his praise for Russian President Vladimir Putin, reviled by many in the West...

    US pushes Russia on ‘true’ Syria peace deal ahead of new talks
    Sep09

    US pushes Russia on ‘true’ Syria peace deal ahead of new talks

    GENEVA: The US pressed Russia on Thursday for a “true cessation of hostilities” in Syria ahead of high-level peace talks Friday in Geneva, warning that its patience is running thin. Foreign ministers from the two powers, which support opposite sides in the five-year conflict, will meet in the Swiss city to push for a peace agreement,...

    British Court To Hear Russian Case Over Kyiv’s $3 Billion Loan Default
    Sep09

    British Court To Hear Russian Case Over Kyiv’s $3 Billion Loan Default

    Britain’s High Court in January will hear a case Moscow has filed against Ukraine for defaulting on a $3 billion eurobond, a deputy Russian finance minister said on September 8. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A child in crisis: Canada set to deport Ukrainian family despite psychiatrist’s warning it will trigger suicide attempt
    Sep09

    A child in crisis: Canada set to deport Ukrainian family despite psychiatrist’s warning it will trigger suicide attempt

    On Saturday, Canada plans to deport a Ukrainian family of failed refugee claimants, despite a hospital psychiatrist’s warning that it will trigger another suicide attempt by a 15-year-old boy. The deportation would also occur despite the boy’s backlogged application to stay in Canada on humanitarian and compassionate grounds and a...