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    Guns Of August: Fears Of Full-Scale War Return As Casualties Mount In Ukraine
    Aug09

    Guns Of August: Fears Of Full-Scale War Return As Casualties Mount In Ukraine

    Fighting is flaring this summer in eastern Ukraine, where government forces and Russia-backed separatists are locked in a deadly standoff that is escalating two years after it began. Amid mounting casualties, there are fears an unraveling cease-fire could give way again to full-scale war. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Canadian Army and an African deployment
    Aug09

    The Canadian Army and an African deployment

    Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is in Africa today on a fact-finding mission to collect information for an upcoming Canadian Forces mission to the region. Sajjan will visit the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda from August 9-16, the DND says. Sajjan will be accompanied by Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire...

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

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    SAINT PETERSBURG: 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...

    Think Tank Report: China Building Reinforced Hangars
    Aug09

    Think Tank Report: China Building Reinforced Hangars

    CSIS’ Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative has long been reporting on China’s aggressive land reclamation efforts in the South China Sea, publishing satellite photos and analysis that has tracked Beijing’s relentless progress. The think tank’s latest dispatch shows that China has not been deterred at all by the recent...

    Putin, Erdogan meet to mend strained ties
    Aug09

    Putin, Erdogan meet to mend strained ties

    SAINT PETERSBURG: 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...

    Another 6 countries confirm their participation in the Second World Nomad Games
    Aug09

    Another 6 countries confirm their participation in the Second World Nomad Games

    Bishkek, August 9 / Kabar /. Another 6 countries: Belarus, Germany, Iran, Serbia, Czech Republic and Japan sent application for participation in the Second World Nomad Games within the last 5 days, the Secretariat of the World Nomad Games reports. Thus, 35 countries of the world, including Argentina, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Brazil, Hungary,...

    Poland issued more than 0.5 mln visas to Ukrainian citizens
    Aug09

    Poland issued more than 0.5 mln visas to Ukrainian citizens

    Ukrainian webportal Ukrinform said that in the first half of this year, consular offices in Poland issued more than 565,000 visas to Ukrainian citizens. This has been reported by the Polish Foreign Ministry on request of an Ukrinform correspondent in Poland. In the first half of this year, Poland issued more than 565,000 visas to Ukrainians,…...

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

    Putin and Erdogan meet to mend ties after jet downing rift

    SAINT PETERSBURG: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan jets into Russia 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...

    Russia-Turkey feud: from jet downing to making up
    Aug09

    Russia-Turkey feud: from jet downing to making up

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Tuesday hold their first meeting since the two leaders began healing a bitter feud over Ankara’s downing of a Russian warplane.Here is a timeline of the crisis that slammed the brakes on burgeoning ties between the two strategically...

    Republican national security officials reject Trump
    Aug09

    Republican national security officials reject Trump

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump holds a purple heart medal given to him by Lt. Col. Louis Dorfman during a campaign event in Ashburn, Virginia, on August 2, 2016 © AFP/File / Molly RileyWashington, United States, Aug 9 – Fifty senior Republican national security officials have issued a stinging rejection of their party’s White...