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    Conservative defence critic questions plan to send Canadian peacekeepers to Mali
    Mar17

    Conservative defence critic questions plan to send Canadian peacekeepers to Mali

    The Conservative defence critic is questioning the Trudeau government’s decision to send peacekeeping troops to the troubled West African nation of Mali. A senior government source, speaking on condition of anonymity, confirmed late Friday night that Canada will dispatch an aviation task force to Mali as part of a United Nations...

    The Latest: Russian presidential vote kicks off in Far East
    Mar17

    The Latest: Russian presidential vote kicks off in Far East

    A polling station official hangs a list of candidates for the 2018 Russian presidential election, during preparations for the 2018 Russian presidential election at a polling station in Simferopol, Crimea, Saturday, March 17, 2018. Russian voters, observers and eight presidential… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Russian ‘Eurovision’ Singer Yulia Samoilova’s New Song is a YouTube Hit
    Mar17

    Russian ‘Eurovision’ Singer Yulia Samoilova’s New Song is a YouTube Hit

    Russian Eurovision-2018 participant Yulia Samoilova, who was banned from entering Ukraine to take part in Eurovision 2017, will represent Russia for Eurovision 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal. According to Samoilova her latest song is very personal, and addresses her own willpower and faith. “It’s a very personal song, it’s about the...

    Russia boots 23 UK diplomats in spy-poisoning tit for tat
    Mar17

    Russia boots 23 UK diplomats in spy-poisoning tit for tat

    Russia on Saturday announced it is expelling 23 British diplomats and threatened further measures in retaliation in a growing diplomatic dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain. The post Russia boots 23 UK diplomats in spy-poisoning tit for tat appeared first on Inquirer News. …read more Source: The Philippine Daily...

    Putin Votes Cast From Crimea May Come at High Diplomatic Cost
    Mar17

    Putin Votes Cast From Crimea May Come at High Diplomatic Cost

    Russian President Vladimir Putin was in high spirits as he took the stage this week in Sevastopol, Crimea, addressing an ultra-patriotic concert rally marking the fourth anniversary of the internationally unrecognized referendum intended to legitimize Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Black Sea peninsula. “Four years ago you made a...

    Strongman tows 10,500-tonne ship to commemorate Crimean unification

    Champion of the Far East in powerlifting Ivan Savkin, reportedly broke a record by towing a ship weighing over 10,000 tonnes, with the strength of his own body, in Vladivostok. …read more Source:...

    Tammy Abraham: Swansea Striker who turned Super Eagles down demoted to England U-21
    Mar17

    Tammy Abraham: Swansea Striker who turned Super Eagles down demoted to England U-21

    Tammy Abraham is on loan from parent club Chelsea. Swansea City striker Tammy Abraham who turned down the opportunity to play for the Super Eagles has been demoted to the England under 21 team.Tammy who was given birth to by Nigerian parents made the decision to represent England ahead of Nigeria even after President of the Nigeria Football...

    Brompton Road tube station – Once abandoned now sold for $68 million to a billionaire from Ukraine (PHOTOS)
    Mar17

    Brompton Road tube station – Once abandoned now sold for $68 million to a billionaire from Ukraine (PHOTOS)

    Standing on the Piccadilly line of the London Underground, Brompton Road is neatly located between Knightsbridge and South Kensington stations. The tube station began its operation some 111 years ago on 15 December 1906. It was opened by the Great Northern, Piccadilly and Brompton Railway (GNP&BR). It was designed by Leslie Green, an English...

    MAE endorses declaration of HR Federica Mogherini on illegal annexation of Crimean Peninsula
    Mar17

    MAE endorses declaration of HR Federica Mogherini on illegal annexation of Crimean Peninsula

    The Foreign Affairs Ministry (MAE) supports and joins the declaration of High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (HR) Federica Mogherini regarding the illegal annexation of the Crimean Peninsula, according to a press release sent on Saturday. “Four years after the illegal annexation by the Russian...

    Crimea votes for first time in Russian elections
    Mar17

    Crimea votes for first time in Russian elections

    The annexation of Crimea is an important feather in Russian President Vladimir Putin’s cap and Crimean Tartars say they are being pressured to not boycott the election. …read more Source: AL...