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    Russia launches large snap military drills
    Aug25

    Russia launches large snap military drills

    Russia on Thursday launched large-scale snap military drills, putting its troops on full combat readiness in districts bordering Ukraine and the Baltic states, the defense minister said …read more Source: The Daily...

    Trump adviser’s Russia credentials come under scrutiny
    Aug25

    Trump adviser’s Russia credentials come under scrutiny

    When Donald Trump named a little-known US energy consultant as part of his foreign policy team, the adviser’s ex-boss was puzzled; how could the relatively junior banker he knew in Moscow a decade ago be qualified to brief a presidential candidate? Carter Page, who worked in Russia at US investment bank Merrill Lynch, paints an impressive...

    Ukraine, Iran consider oil deliveries
    Aug25

    Ukraine, Iran consider oil deliveries

    Ukraine and Iran are considering the possibility of oil deliveries to refineries of Ukraine and Europe, a source in Ukraine’s Energy and Coal Industry Ministry told Trend. …read more Source:...

    About one thousand athletes from 53 countries will participate in the World Nomad Games
    Aug25

    About one thousand athletes from 53 countries will participate in the World Nomad Games

    Bishkek, August 25 / Kabar /. About one thousand athletes from 53 countries plan to participate in the World Nomad Games, the Secretariat of the World Nomad Games reports. At present, Azerbaijan, Argentina, Armenia, Bangladesh, Belarus, Benin, Botswana, Brazil, Hungary, Guatemala, Germany, Georgia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Israel, India, Indonesia,...

    UAE President, VP, Crown Prince greet Ukrainian President
    Aug25

    UAE President, VP, Crown Prince greet Ukrainian President

    President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a cable to President Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine More… …read more Source: Emirates...

    Gomel Oblast to host Slavonic Literature Dozhinki 2-4 September
    Aug25

    Gomel Oblast to host Slavonic Literature Dozhinki 2-4 September

    Among the invitees are members of the Union of Writers of Belarus, the International Union of Writers, and art figures of Belarus, Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Trump Time Capsule #85: The Immigration Pivot
    Aug25

    Trump Time Capsule #85: The Immigration Pivot

    The previous 84 items in this series cover developments that might concern Donald Trump’s opponents. Tonight we have one that might concern his most fervent supporters.In an interview aired this evening with his supporter Sean Hannity, Trump showed that he understood the logic behind immigration-reform proposals like that of Marco...

    Egypt lays on Ukrainian concert to boost tourism to Sharm El Sheikh
    Aug25

    Egypt lays on Ukrainian concert to boost tourism to Sharm El Sheikh

    Egypt’s Tourism Promotion Authority has launched a series of artistic events to attract Ukranian tourists to the resort city of Sharm al-Sheikh as winter approaches. South Sinai Governor Khaled Fouda has agreed with Sami Mahmoud, the head of the authority, to sponsor a concert for Ukranian singer Svetlana Loboda in order to promote Egypt in...

    Why The 25-Year Independence Anniversary Will Ring Hollow With Many Armenians
    Aug25

    Why The 25-Year Independence Anniversary Will Ring Hollow With Many Armenians

    Image: A winter view of Armenia’s capital of Yerevan. Author: Serouj Ourishian (Wikipedia) In less than a month Armenia will mark the 25th anniversary of its independence. It should be a time for joy. But like many Armenians I will be thinking about what might have been, about the opportunities lost. As our country approaches the September...

    The Sources of Russian Conduct
    Aug25

    The Sources of Russian Conduct

    Thomas E. Graham Global Governance, Eurasia Kennan’s Long Telegram needs an update for Putin’s Russia. In February 1946, George Kennan sent back from Moscow the “Long Telegram,” an analysis of the sources of Soviet foreign policy, which came to serve as the intellectual foundation of the containment policy the United States pursued...