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    17 more charged over Istanbul airport attack
    Jul05

    17 more charged over Istanbul airport attack

    ISTANBUL: Seventeen people including 11 Russians have been charged over the Istanbul airport attack, Dogan news agency reported Tuesday, bringing to 30 the total number charged over the suicide assault. The latest suspects, who also include six Turks, were charged with “belonging to an armed terrorist group.” Ankara says the Islamic State group...

    Ukraine loses 53% of export to Azerbaijan due to Russian restrictions
    Jul05

    Ukraine loses 53% of export to Azerbaijan due to Russian restrictions

    Russian restrictions will damage export of Ukrainian goods through this country, Ukraine’s Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade Natalya Mikolskaya said, APA-Economics reports citing to RIA Novosti. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian president to visit Baku
    Jul05

    Ukrainian president to visit Baku

    President of Ukraine Petr Poroshenko will arrive on an official visit to Azerbaijan in late July. …read more Source:...

    Belarusian military in Ukraine on inspection tour
    Jul05

    Belarusian military in Ukraine on inspection tour

    The inspection tour will take place in line with the agreement between the Government of Belarus and the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers on additional confidence- and security-building measures. The inspection group of Belarus will also visit one of the military units of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. …read more Source:...

    Rio 2016: India’s Neeraj Goyat one step closer to Olympic qualification
    Jul05

    Rio 2016: India’s Neeraj Goyat one step closer to Olympic qualification

    WBC Asian champion Neeraj Goyat was the lone Indian left in fray for an Olympic berth after he entered the semifinals even as other two bowed out following first round losses in the International Boxing Association’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament for professional boxers in Vargas, Venezuela. The 24-year-old Neeraj (69kg) defeated...

    Dhaka terror attack: Bodies of seven Japanese return from Bangladesh
    Jul05

    Dhaka terror attack: Bodies of seven Japanese return from Bangladesh

    Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, left, lays flowers on the coffins of the victims who were killed in the last weekend’s attack on a restaurant in Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, at Tokyo airport. (AP Photo) Under gray skies, the bodies of the seven Japanese killed in a militant attack in Bangladesh returned to home soil early Tuesday...

    NATO head applauds Canada’s boosted presence in Eastern Europe
    Jul05

    NATO head applauds Canada’s boosted presence in Eastern Europe

    OTTAWA – The head of NATO has praised Canada for agreeing to take a leadership role in the standoff with Russia, even as new figures show Canadian defence spending has fallen to record lows. The Liberal government announced last week that Canada would join Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States in leading a 4,000-strong NATO force in...

    Theresa May demands vote on renewing Trident within WEEKS claiming ‘we have waited long enough’

    She claimed “we have waited long enough” to get new nuclear weapons amid the rise of North Korea and Russia’s “illegal annexation of Crimea” …read more Source:...

    “Mea Culpa” Foreign Policy
    Jul05

    “Mea Culpa” Foreign Policy

    Turkey’s relations with its near neighbors have been strained over the last few years, being pushed to breaking point with Israel since 2010, with Egypt since 2013 and with Russia since November 2015, for various reasons. Hoping to turn a new page, Ankara has recently adopted a policy of mea culpa in a bid to normalize its relations with...

    Russians angry over spike in travel plans to Turkey
    Jul05

    Russians angry over spike in travel plans to Turkey

    Russians are taking to social media to rage against their fellow countrymen who are making plans to travel to Turkey. The reactions are appear to indicate that many Russians still haven’t forgiven their neighbors to the south for downing a Russian jet near the Syria-Turkey border in November. Over the weekend, a major Russian news site...