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    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko received Jan Karski award
    Jun25

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko received Jan Karski award

    Nadiya Savchenko, the Ukrainian pilot who was recently released by Russia after spending two years behind bars, has been handed the Jan Karski award for “her tempered heart in the fight for human dignity and pride”. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Ukraine says detains two ISIS fighters from Tajikistan
    Jun25

    Ukraine says detains two ISIS fighters from Tajikistan

    Ukraine said Saturday it had detained two alleged ISIS extremists from ex-Soviet Tajikistan, who had fought in Syria and planned to foment “an Islamic revolution” in their homeland …read more Source: The Daily...

    Obama loses reliable partner, faces uncertainty after Brexit
    Jun25

    Obama loses reliable partner, faces uncertainty after Brexit

    For the first 7½ years of his presidency, Barack Obama could rely on the United Kingdom to back him up at nearly every turn, knowing British leaders had both the global clout and shared perspective to be powerful U.S. partners. He enters his final months in office with that sense of certainty shattered by the U.K.’s decision to leave the...

    WSJ: Pope Francis Condemns Massacre of Armenians as ‘Genocide’ Again
    Jun25

    WSJ: Pope Francis Condemns Massacre of Armenians as ‘Genocide’ Again

    The pope condemned as “genocide” the 1915 mass killings of Armenians by Turks, a move on the first day of a trip here that could strain relations between Turkey and the Vatican again. Departing from his prepared remarks Friday in the presidential palace, Pope Francis condemned “that tragedy, that genocide” as “the first of a deplorable series of...

    Putin praises ‘all-embracing’ partnership of Russia, China
    Jun25

    Putin praises ‘all-embracing’ partnership of Russia, China

    BEIJING (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday emphasized economic ties with China and praised what he called Russia’s “all-embracing and strategic partnership” with its neighbor, during a visit to Beijing that takes place against the background of a drop in trade and lingering mistrust. Putin told Chinese Premier Li Keqiang...

    Kazakhstan recommends to transport goods from Ukraine via Azerbaijan
    Jun25

    Kazakhstan recommends to transport goods from Ukraine via Azerbaijan

    The Ministry of Investments and Development of Kazakhstan has recommended the carriers engaged in international transportations from Ukraine to Kazakhstan to carry goods bypassing Russia starting from July 1, the ministry said in a message. …read more Source:...

    Kazakh and American Judicial Experts Hold Round Table Talks on Preventing Terrorism
    Jun25

    Kazakh and American Judicial Experts Hold Round Table Talks on Preventing Terrorism

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. Representatives of the Kazakh Supreme Court, the Union of Judges of Kazakhstan, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative took part in round table talks to discuss judicial practice concerning...

    Russian President Putin meets Chinese leaders
    Jun25

    Russian President Putin meets Chinese leaders

    The renewed push to bolster relations with China came after the U.S. and the EU imposed an array of crippling sanctions on Russia over its annexation of the Crimea. …read more Source: The...

    Berlin: Diplomats from EU’s founding 6 meet to talk Brexit
    Jun25

    Berlin: Diplomats from EU’s founding 6 meet to talk Brexit

    Foreign Ministers from EU’s founding six, from left to right, Didier Reynders from Belgium, Frank-Walter Steinmeier from Germany, Paolo Gentiloni from Italy, Jean Asselborn from Luxembourg, Jean-Marc Ayrault from France and Bert Koenders from the Netherlands, walk through the park of the Foreign Ministry’s guest house Villa Borsig...

    ‘Brexit’ threatens to undermine US-Britain special relationship
    Jun25

    ‘Brexit’ threatens to undermine US-Britain special relationship

    The British referendum on Thursday, widely seen as reflecting an increasingly nationalistic and inward-looking public, also risks the splintering of the United Kingdom itself. (Source: AP) Britain’s decision to quit the European Union could send damaging shockwaves through the bedrock Anglo-American “special relationship,” raising questions...