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    U.S. urges Russia to halt Syria sieges; Russia slams aid politicization
    Aug09

    U.S. urges Russia to halt Syria sieges; Russia slams aid politicization

    NEW YORK (Reuters) – The United Nations Security Council must not allow civilians on both sides of the Syrian city of Aleppo to be cut off from humanitarian aid, the United States said on Monday as Russia accused Washington of politicizing a humanitarian issue.Insurgents effectively broke a month-long government siege of eastern,...

    SOCAR Ukraine establishes new SOCAR LPG company – PHOTO
    Aug09

    SOCAR Ukraine establishes new SOCAR LPG company – PHOTO

    SOCAR Energy Ukraine, which is a subsidiary of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) in Ukraine, has registered a new company to carry out wholesale and retail sale of liquefied gas. …read more Source:...

    Beeline Armenia announces changes in Mega 200, Mega 300 and Mega 500 daily internet services
    Aug09

    Beeline Armenia announces changes in Mega 200, Mega 300 and Mega 500 daily internet services

    Beeline Armenia is pleased to announce some changes in the daily Mega 200 (previously Mega 150), Mega 300 and Mega 500 services, the company’s press office reports.Starting from August 1, Mega 200 (previously Mega 150), Mega 300 and Mega 500 mobile services will function without speed limits. As a result of the changes, in Mega 200...

    US destroyer visit latest twist in China-US military ties
    Aug09

    US destroyer visit latest twist in China-US military ties

    QINGDAO, China (AP) — The visit of the U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer USS Benfold to the northern Chinese port of Qingdao this week is the latest development in a long-term effort to build trust between the countries’ militaries amid tensions and a rivalry for dominance in Asia. Though China resents the highly visible presence of the...

    US destroyer visit latest twist in China-US military ties
    Aug09

    US destroyer visit latest twist in China-US military ties

    QINGDAO, China (AP) — The visit of the U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer USS Benfold to the northern Chinese port of Qingdao this week is the latest development in a long-term effort to build trust between the countries’ militaries amid tensions and a rivalry for dominance in Asia. Though China resents the highly visible presence of the...

    The Day a Soviet Leader Banged His Shoe at the Un
    Aug09

    The Day a Soviet Leader Banged His Shoe at the Un

    By Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Aug 9 2016 (The Sunday Times – Sri Lanka)During the height of the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union, and particularly in the 1960s, the United Nations was the ideological battle ground where the Americans and the Soviets pummeled each other– metaphorically speaking — either on the floor of...

    Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust mass grave in Ukraine
    Aug09

    Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust mass grave in Ukraine

    Ukrainian Jewish leader says not sure if site choice was ‘[idiocy], criminality, cynicism, apa… …read more Source:...

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift
    Aug09

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia on Tuesday for his first meeting with counterpart Vladimir Putin since the two strongmen leaders began healing a bitter feud over Ankara’s downing of a Russian warplane. Erdogan’s visit to Putin’s hometown of Saint Petersburg is also his first foreign trip since the failed...

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift
    Aug09

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) jets into Russia on August 9, 2016, for a meeting with his counterpart Vladimir Putin © AFP/File / Eric FeferbergSaint Petersburg, Russian Federation, Aug 9 – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia on Tuesday for his first meeting with counterpart Vladimir Putin since the two strongmen...

    Putin, Erdogan to Meet for 1st Time after Russian Warplane Incident
    Aug09

    Putin, Erdogan to Meet for 1st Time after Russian Warplane Incident

    The Presidents of Russia and Turkey are due to meet in St Petersburg for the first time after the downing of a Russian fighter-bomber by the Turkish Air Force in November.The incident severed bilateral relations, halted cooperation in energy and trade and decreased the flow of Russian tourists to Turkey.But Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan...