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    CIS countries urged to join efforts in financial and economic areas
    Feb04

    CIS countries urged to join efforts in financial and economic areas

    “In view of the difficult economic situation in the world, the sanctions on Russia, weakening national currencies, it is evident that we need to join efforts in the financial and economic areas in the Commonwealth of Independent States,” Sergei Lebedev said. …read more Source:...

    Clinton Corruption Leads to Russian Aggression
    Feb04

    Clinton Corruption Leads to Russian Aggression

    The New York Times endorsed Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination, calling her “one of the most broadly and deeply qualified presidential candidates in modern history.” There was one big problem with the editorial. Her policy toward Russia laid the groundwork for the Russian aggression that the Pentagon now has to spend...

    Ukrainian lawmakers fret over Western aid after minister’s exit
    Feb04

    Ukrainian lawmakers fret over Western aid after minister’s exit

    The abrupt resignation of Ukraine’s economy minister, followed by several of his deputies, over allegations of corruption has jeopardized Kiev’s relations with its Western backers, threatening vital loan aid, politicians said Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Global food prices at 7yr low
    Feb04

    Global food prices at 7yr low

    World food prices fell to near a seven-year low in January, weighed down by declines for agricultural commodities, particularly sugar. ||| Rome – World food prices fell to near a seven-year low in January, weighed down by declines for agricultural commodities, particularly sugar, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday. Food prices...

    Security Police arrest Latvian who fought in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb04

    Security Police arrest Latvian who fought in Eastern Ukraine

    The Security Police has detained a Latvian who fought in Eastern Ukraine, reported LSM’s Latvian-language service Thursday via LETA. …read more Source:...

    No violation of the cease-fire regime registered during OSCE monitoring
    Feb04

    No violation of the cease-fire regime registered during OSCE monitoring

    On February 4, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan in the south-east direction of Kuropatkino settlement of the NKR Martuni region. From the positions of...

    Michael Colborne: Russia’s bald-faced lies
    Feb04

    Michael Colborne: Russia’s bald-faced lies

    We can complain all we want about lying politicians in our own country, but last week Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov stepped up and showed us how it’s really done: without batting an eye, he told a press conference that Russia had never violated the 1994 Budapest Memorandum, the agreement that guaranteed Ukraine’s territorial...

    NKR MFA: No violation of cease-fire regime registered during monitoring
    Feb04

    NKR MFA: No violation of cease-fire regime registered during monitoring

    On February 4, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan in the south-east direction of Kuropatkino settlement of the NKR Martuni region. From the positions of...

    EC maintains economic forecast for Poland
    Feb04

    EC maintains economic forecast for Poland

    The European Commission raised expected GDP growth for Poland to 3.5 percent for this and next year and 2018, thus the forecast has not changed compared with the previous one. In the Spring edition (2015) of the report, the EC predicted Poland’s economy to grow by 3.3 percent this year, by 3.4 percent next year and to remain at 3.4 percent...

    Will Ukraine’s Next Revolution be Non-Violent?
    Feb04

    Will Ukraine’s Next Revolution be Non-Violent?

    A reformist minister’s resignation highlights the country’s dearth of options. …read more Source:...