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    High-level OSCE PA delegation in Baku emphasizes Azerbaijan’s potential as bridge for dialogue and co-operation
    Mar12

    High-level OSCE PA delegation in Baku emphasizes Azerbaijan’s potential as bridge for dialogue and co-operation

    BAKU, 12 March 2018 – Highlighting Azerbaijan’s potential as a bridge for dialogue and co-operation in the OSCE area, a high-level delegation led by OSCE Parliamentary Assembly President George Tsereteli (MP, Georgia) today discussed with Azerbaijani counterparts upcoming domestic elections, as well as democratic and economic reforms in the...

    Mogherini: EU does not recognize Russian presidential elections in Crimea
    Mar12

    Mogherini: EU does not recognize Russian presidential elections in Crimea

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    UK PM Theresa May calls out Russia for nerve gas attack, promises a response

    On Monday, British Prime Minister Theresa May spoke before Parliament on the attack that left at least two people in the UK hospitalized from exposure to a toxin. May left no doubt that she was taking this extremely seriously: It is now clear that Mr Skripal and his daughter were poisoned with a military-grade nerve agent of a type developed by...

    Vladimir Putin suggests “Russian Jews” could have carried out election meddling
    Mar12

    Vladimir Putin suggests “Russian Jews” could have carried out election meddling

    Russian President Vladimir Putin (Credit: Getty/Alexey Nikolsky) Denying any involvement with the 2016 U.S. election, Russian President Vladimir Putin has come under fire after suggesting any alleged meddling could have been carried out by Russian Jews. Putin claimed election interference could have come from anyone — even from people living...

    Ukraine is moving forward with its push to join NATO
    Mar12

    Ukraine is moving forward with its push to join NATO

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has reiterated that Kyiv is seeking a Membership Action Plan, a formal step toward joining NATO. …read more Source: Business...

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine conflict
    Mar12

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine conflict

    The EU has extended by a further six months sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials over their suspected involvement in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine crisis
    Mar12

    EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine crisis

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    Putin ordered bomb threat plane downed in 2014
    Mar12

    Putin ordered bomb threat plane downed in 2014

    MOSCOW: Russia’s Vladimir Putin in 2014 ordered a passenger aircraft which was reported to be carrying a bomb and targeting the opening of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi to be downed, the president said in a film shown on Sunday. In a 2-hour documentary titled ‘Putin’ and available on Russian social media, Putin told reporter...

    Putin Says he Approved Plan to Shoot Down Hijacked Passenger Plane in 2014

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has said in a new documentary that he approved of a plan to shoot down a hijacked passenger jet four years ago. A Ukrainian man tried to hijack a Turkey-bound flight and demanded that it go to Sochi as the Winter Olympics were about to start there in February 2014. The Sochi Games were Putin’s pet project...

    Germany’s Merkel to press Ukraine peace talks after Russian election
    Mar12

    Germany’s Merkel to press Ukraine peace talks after Russian election

    Chancellor Angela Merkel wants a renewed push for peace in Ukraine as conflicting sides fail to live up to the Minsk agreements. The optimistic tone comes as the EU renewed sanctions on Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source: Deutsche...