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    Portugal PM says will fight to avoid EU sanctions
    Jul04

    Portugal PM says will fight to avoid EU sanctions

    The Portuguese government will fight to avoid any EU sanctions from last year’s excessive deficit, Prime Minister Antonio Costa said Monday, adding he was confident about meeting this year’s fiscal targets and saw no need for further EU pressure …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin says he hopes US-Russia ties will get back on track
    Jul04

    Putin says he hopes US-Russia ties will get back on track

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says in a July 4 message to President Barack Obama that he hopes that the ties between the two countries will get back on track. Relations between Moscow and Washington hit a post-Cold War low in 2014 when Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula and threw its weight behind separatists in...

    Belarus’ amendments to OSCE PA draft resolutions supported
    Jul04

    Belarus’ amendments to OSCE PA draft resolutions supported

    Among the adopted documents is the resolution suggested by Ukraine on the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl accident. …read more Source:...

    Christians Worry About Trend of Raids on Services at Homes in Former Soviet Union
    Jul04

    Christians Worry About Trend of Raids on Services at Homes in Former Soviet Union

    Image: Orthodox church. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com Christians are condemning a provision in Russia’s soon-to-be-signed anti-terrorism law that prevents people from holding religious services in their homes. The provision is one of a raft of restrictions on people of faith that the Kremlin included in new anti-terrorism legislation. Belarus...

    Is Europe being left behind in nuclear energy development?
    Jul04

    Is Europe being left behind in nuclear energy development?

    Brexit has taken most of the column inches recently throughout Europe, but amongst the ever changing tectonic plates of European geopolitics, day-to-day governance on a range of issues continues at pace. None are more important and potentially critical to the European energy sector than the future of nuclear development – both new build and plant...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks Kazakhstan to act as mediator in Donbass conflict settlement
    Jul04

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks Kazakhstan to act as mediator in Donbass conflict settlement

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Brexit roadmap: A guide to what happens next
    Jul04

    Brexit roadmap: A guide to what happens next

    Britain’s referendum on EU membership answered one question but raised a lot of others — from who will next lead the U.K. to what relationship it will have with Europe to how the union itself will retool for the future. The biggest question of all is how Brexit will actually happen, once Britain formally gives notice it is leaving the EU....

    MAN UNITED MJUENI MHIKITARYAN, MCHEZAJI ATAKAYEBADILISHA MASHAMBULIZI YENU
    Jul04

    MAN UNITED MJUENI MHIKITARYAN, MCHEZAJI ATAKAYEBADILISHA MASHAMBULIZI YENU

    Kwa habari zilizojitokeza hivi karibuni kwenye mtandao wa Borrusia Dortmund ni kwamba klabu hiyo imekubali dau la Man Utd kwa ajili ya mchezaji wao Henrikh Mkhitaryan na atajiunga na klabu hiyo msimu ujao.Japo Man United wao hawajatangaza rasmi usajili huu ila inaonekana kuwa Mourinho hatimaye kampata mchezaji huyu baada ya kutumu dau jipya la...

    On Freedom and a Fourth of July Abroad
    Jul03

    On Freedom and a Fourth of July Abroad

    PARIS—This will be my second consecutive Fourth of July spent outside the United States. Last year, I celebrated our nation’s birthday in Mariupol, Ukraine. It’s a city only a few miles from the front lines of the still-simmering war in Ukraine. I had burgers and beer with an eclectic group that evening—a Swedish sniper, two former...

    President al-Assad issues Decree No. 203 on forming the new Syrian government
    Jul03

    President al-Assad issues Decree No. 203 on forming the new Syrian government

    Damascus, SANA-President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday issued Decree No. 203 for 2016 on forming the new Syrian government, headed by Eng. Imad Mohammad Deeb Khamis. The new government according to the decree is as follows: • Eng. Imad Mohammad Deeb Khamis, Prime Minister. • Gen. Fahd Jassem al-Freij Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense. •...