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    With Russia as an ally, Serbia edges towards NATO
    Jul03

    With Russia as an ally, Serbia edges towards NATO

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic (R) attend a military parade to mark 70 years since the city’s liberation by the Red Army in Belgrade, Serbia, October 16, 2014. Photo: Reuters/File BELGRADE: Serbia is performing a delicate balancing act between its European aspirations, partnership with NATO and its...

    Poland suspending local border traffic with Russia and Ukraine
    Jul03

    Poland suspending local border traffic with Russia and Ukraine

    Poland will temporarily suspend local border traffic with Russia’s Kaliningrad enclave and Ukraine, starting from Monday, July 4. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Poland suspends local border traffic with Russia and Ukraine
    Jul03

    Poland suspends local border traffic with Russia and Ukraine

    Poland will temporarily suspend the local border traffic with Russia’s Kaliningrad enclave and Ukraine, starting from Monday, July 4. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Ukrainian opera singer Vasyl Slipak killed by sniper
    Jul03

    Ukrainian opera singer Vasyl Slipak killed by sniper

    Hostilities by Ukraine government troops and Russian-backed rebels are growing along Ukraine’s eastern front. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Kiev has no intention of fulfilling Minsk deal: Analyst
    Jul02

    Kiev has no intention of fulfilling Minsk deal: Analyst

    An analyst says Russia is not a party or a signatory to the Minsk agreement and has no commitments under it but Kiev has no intention of fulfilling the deal. …read more Source:...

    Kiev has no intention of fulfilling Minsk deal: Analyst
    Jul02

    Kiev has no intention of fulfilling Minsk deal: Analyst

    An analyst says Russia is not a party or a signatory to the Minsk agreement and has no commitments under it but Kiev has no intention of fulfilling the deal. …read more Source:...

    World-beating Germany face Azzurri acid test
    Jul02

    World-beating Germany face Azzurri acid test

    Joachim Loew’s Germany face the acid test of their status as world champions against Italy on Saturday in the Euro 2016 quarter-finals. The facts speak for themselves: Germany have never managed a win over the Azzurri in eight attempts on the big stage at either a World Cup or European Championship finals. It’s a record German fans...

    Turkish Stream may turn Turkey into energy hub, says expert
    Jul02

    Turkish Stream may turn Turkey into energy hub, says expert

    Following improvement of relations between Russia and Turkey it is quite likely that negotiations will begin on implementation of the Turkish Stream project, Valentin Zemlyansky, director for energy programs at the Center of World Economy and International Relations at Ukraine’s National Academy of Sciences, told Trend. …read more...

    The night Lester Pearson (and Michael Ignatieff’s dad) outdrank the Soviets
    Jul02

    The night Lester Pearson (and Michael Ignatieff’s dad) outdrank the Soviets

    The first toast would have been to “zdorovye” (health). Then came a toast for “the dead.” Then several toasts for the women. A toast to President Eisenhower. A toast to Prime Minister St. Laurent. A toast to the Canadian wheat surplus. Ounce after ounce of pepper vodka. The Canadian delegation could barely put down their glasses before their...

    Russia slams EU for ‘short-sighted’ sanctions extension
    Jul02

    Russia slams EU for ‘short-sighted’ sanctions extension

    MOSCOW: Russia on Friday blasted the European Union for extending economic sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, insisting the punitive measures would not make Moscow change course. The foreign ministry said in a statement that it viewed the move as “a continuation of the short-sighted policy of Brussels” and that it was “absurd” to link them to a...