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    Ultra-nationalist ‘War Camps’ Train Russian Youths
    Oct18

    Ultra-nationalist ‘War Camps’ Train Russian Youths

    Deep in the woods on the outskirts of Moscow, a sudden burst of gunfire sends a flock of birds screeching into the sky. A dozen people dressed in military fatigues scale a crumbling, abandoned high-rise with Kalashnikovs strapped to their backs. This is a “war camp” organized by the ultra-nationalist Eurasian Youth Union, known as ESM, the youth...

    German, Russian, Ukrainian, French leaders to meet in Berlin
    Oct18

    German, Russian, Ukrainian, French leaders to meet in Berlin

    German, Russian, Ukrainian, French leaders to meet in Berlin …read more Source:...

    Ukraine President ‘Not Optimistic’ about Berlin Summit
    Oct18

    Ukraine President ‘Not Optimistic’ about Berlin Summit

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Tuesday he did not have “very high expectations” ahead of a Berlin summit called to discuss peace efforts in his country. “Let’s not have very high expectations on this meeting,” Poroshenko told a joint press conference with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg in Oslo. “Am I optimistic enough? Yes...

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict
    Oct18

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine will meet in Berlin on Wednesday to discuss the stalled Minsk peace plan to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, but officials quickly dampened expectation of any breakthrough. …read more Source: The...

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict
    Oct18

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict

    The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine will meet in Berlin on Wednesday to discuss the stalled Minsk peace plan to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, but officials quickly dampened expectation of any breakthrough. French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said the meeting would aim to establish a timetable for elections in the...

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict
    Oct18

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The leaders of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine will meet in Berlin on Wednesday to discuss the stalled Minsk peace plan to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, but officials quickly dampened expectation of any breakthrough. The post Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict appeared first on...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko not optimistic about meeting with Putin
    Oct18

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko not optimistic about meeting with Putin

    OSLO – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said he was not optimistic about a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Berlin on Wednesday addressing the conflict in Eastern Ukraine. “For the tomorrow meeting, let’s not have very high… …read more Source:...

    Merkel to host Putin for Berlin summit on Ukraine
    Oct18

    Merkel to host Putin for Berlin summit on Ukraine

    BERLIN: Russian President Vladimir Putin heads to Berlin on Wednesday for a summit on Ukraine amid escalating tensions between Moscow and the West over Russia’s role in Ukraine as well as Syria. The meeting between the Russian, German, French and Ukrainian leaders will “evaluate the implementation” of the Minsk peace accords for Ukraine,...

    Ultra-nationalist ‘war camps’ train Russian youths
    Oct18

    Ultra-nationalist ‘war camps’ train Russian youths

    A dozen people dressed in military fatigues scale a crumbling, abandoned high-rise with Kalashnikovs strapped to their backs. […] camps, which are on the rise in Russia, imitate a broader Kremlin policy of “patriotic education” that has seen a marked increase in government funding in recent years. The ESM camps serve as breeding...

    The Gulf States and Turkey are in favour of adjusting imbalances
    Oct18

    The Gulf States and Turkey are in favour of adjusting imbalances

    In the middle of the Iraq-Turkey dispute about the latter’s participation in the battle to expel Daesh from Mosul, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at a ceremony for the judiciary, which was aired on 12 October, that the issue of Mosul “could disturb balances in the region”. This is perhaps the first time that the matter has been...