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    Earthquake scares Bulgaria’s Russe
    Sep24

    Earthquake scares Bulgaria’s Russe

    An earthquake with epicenter in Romania scared people living in the city of Russe and across northeastern Bulgaria early in the morning. The epicenter was in the Eastern Carpathians and more specifically in the notorious seismic zone of Vrancea. The National Institute of Geophysics of Romania reported that the earthquake was of magnitude 5.6 on...

    Moscow Opens Forum on Texan, Scottish and Catalan Independence
    Sep24

    Moscow Opens Forum on Texan, Scottish and Catalan Independence

    Behind the crimson walls of central Moscow’s imposing ‘President Hotel’ high rise, delegates from around the world are expected to sit down and talk about “national liberation.” Groups from the Sahara to Texas are invited to attend the forum, only 20 minutes from the walls of the Kremlin, though officially this is not a state...

    Ukrainian politicians brawl on live TV
    Sep24

    Ukrainian politicians brawl on live TV

    A Ukrainian MP has scuffled with a rival at a TV station following a studio debate. …read more Source:...

    Strong Earthquake Hits Eastern Romania
    Sep24

    Strong Earthquake Hits Eastern Romania

    There have been no reports of injured people after a strong earthquake hit the area of Vrancea in Romania, a known seismic zone.The epicenter was at a depth of 112 km beneath the surface, 153 km north of the capital Bucharest local media quote officials from Romania’s geophysics institute as saying. Romanian officials set the magnitude at...

    The Latest: Clinton postpones weekend visit to Charlotte
    Sep24

    The Latest: Clinton postpones weekend visit to Charlotte

    WASHINGTON — The Latest on the U.S. presidential election campaign (all times EDT): 9:50 p.m. Hillary Clinton’s campaign says she has decided to postpone her planned trip to Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday after hearing from community leaders. Clinton announced earlier Friday that she would travel to Charlotte in the aftermath of the...

    Ukraine’s Tough T-84 Oplot-M Tank Won’t Fight Russia (And Is Being Sold to Thailand?)
    Sep24

    Ukraine’s Tough T-84 Oplot-M Tank Won’t Fight Russia (And Is Being Sold to Thailand?)

    Sebastien Roblin Security, Eurasia Why? Tank warfare is periodically declared obsolete in the face of the latest portable anti-tank weapons and the difficulty of transporting heavy vehicles to the battlefront. Just don’t tell that to Ukraine. The intervention of Russian tanks in August 2014 into Kiev’s conflict with separatists in...

    The Mystery of Trump’s Man in Moscow
    Sep24

    The Mystery of Trump’s Man in Moscow

    In March, in a bold “Oh yeah?” moment during an interview with the Washington Post’s editorial board, Donald Trump took the paper’s dare and revealed, then and there, his very short list of foreign policy advisors. There were just five, though he said, “I have quite a few more.” The list was a head-scratcher, a random assortment of...

    Boxing: Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title: management
    Sep24

    Boxing: Fury ‘medically unfit’ to defend title: management

    LONDON (AFP) – Britains controversial world heavyweight champion Tyson Furys title rematch with Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko has been called off for a second time as the titleholder is medically unfit to fight, his camp said.The 28-year-old champion — who sensationally took the title off long-time holder Klitschko last year —...

    Canada ‘mistreated’ failed refugee claimant to point of attempted suicide, lawyer says in plea to PM
    Sep24

    Canada ‘mistreated’ failed refugee claimant to point of attempted suicide, lawyer says in plea to PM

    In a “desperate plea” Friday to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, counsel for Vladyslav Zadorozhnyi, 15, said the “mentally vulnerable” failed refugee claimant has been “mistreated” by Canada to the point of attempted suicide, and his scheduled deportation to Ukraine on Sunday — the second in as many weeks — would be a death sentence. The first time...

    Watch Ukrainian Politicians Fight After TV Debate
    Sep24

    Watch Ukrainian Politicians Fight After TV Debate

    Lawmaker Volodymyr Parasyuk attacked former deputy PM Oleksandr Vilkul and then vandalized his car for good measure. …read more Source:...