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    EU summit to send ‘clear message’ on ex-spy poisoning
    Mar17

    EU summit to send ‘clear message’ on ex-spy poisoning

    EU leaders will discuss a nerve agent attack on a Russian ex-spy in Britain at a Brussels summit next week, with president Donald Tusk saying the bloc would send a “clear message”. AFP file photo BRUSSELS: EU leaders will discuss a nerve agent attack on a Russian ex-spy in Britain at a Brussels summit next week, with president Donald Tusk saying...

    Kiev Violates International Law by Stemming Voting of Russians in Ukraine
    Mar17

    Kiev Violates International Law by Stemming Voting of Russians in Ukraine

    “It is a blatant violation of international obligations, international law, and violation of our citizens’ rights,” Maya Grishina said. Earlier in the day, Ukraine’s Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said that Kiev would not allow Russian citizens to visit Russian diplomatic missions on the territory of Ukraine to vote in the Sunday...

    Thiessen: What Trump needs to know before meeting with Kim Jong Un
    Mar17

    Thiessen: What Trump needs to know before meeting with Kim Jong Un

    WASHINGTON — With the nomination and likely confirmation of Mike Pompeo as secretary of state, President Trump will soon have a trusted adviser who can prepare him for his upcoming summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. Pompeo’s first job is to make sure Trump understands one thing going into those talks: North Korea has no plans to...

    Czar Vladimir (Putin)
    Mar17

    Czar Vladimir (Putin)

    By Barry WoodPutin rules like a Czar, deeply conservative, fearful of unrest, placing stability above all else. In August 1991, reporter David Remnick stood in the crowd outside the Russian parliament when Boris Yeltsin mounted a tank to denounce an attempted coup that would have brought back communism. On that day, as Remnick writes in his 1994...

    Juventus to face Real again, English pair drawn together
    Mar16

    Juventus to face Real again, English pair drawn together

    Juventus were given a chance to avenge last year’s Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid when the two sides were drawn together for the quarter-finals of this year’s competition yesterday. The last eight also produced an all English pairing as Premier League leaders Manchester City were drawn against Liverpool, the only team to...

    Russians In Ukraine Barred From Voting In March 18 Presidential Poll
    Mar16

    Russians In Ukraine Barred From Voting In March 18 Presidential Poll

    Russians living in Ukraine will be unable to vote in Russia’s presidential election because access to Moscow’s diplomatic missions will be blocked, Kyiv said March 16. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Napoli’s Hamsik still has eyes on Serie A title
    Mar16

    Napoli’s Hamsik still has eyes on Serie A title

    Napoli skipper Marek Hamsik insists his side are still in the Serie A title race as they battle to avoid falling seven points behind Juventus before the international break. “Napoli aren’t giving up anything,” said Hamsik, after six-time defending champions Juventus pulled four points clear in midweek. “Anything can definitely happen. The...

    Erdogan talks to NATO chief, Ukrainian president
    Mar16

    Erdogan talks to NATO chief, Ukrainian president

    Turkey is an important NATO ally, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg tells Turkish president …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Ukraine Bans Access to Russia’s Diplomatic Missions, Moscow Responds
    Mar16

    Ukraine Bans Access to Russia’s Diplomatic Missions, Moscow Responds

    Ukraine’s decision to prohibit Russian citizens from voting in the Russian embassy and Consulate General in Ukraine on March 18 contradicts international human rights norms and does not fit in the definition of a civilized state, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Friday. “The decision of the Ukrainian authorities released...

    Politics: US security officials say Russian hackers could shut down nuclear power plants and electric facilities in America
    Mar16

    Politics: US security officials say Russian hackers could shut down nuclear power plants and electric facilities in America

    The US accused Russia on Thursday of orchestrating cyberattacks against American energy facilities. The US accused Russia on Thursday of orchestrating cyberattacks against American energy facilities. The hackers have been targeting US interests since at least 2015. Reports indicate the hackers could have shut down nuclear power plants, water, and...