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    Czech President says Muslim integration ‘practically impossible’
    Jan18

    Czech President says Muslim integration ‘practically impossible’

    The existence of “ghettos” in some West European countries proves that “the integration of the Muslim community is practically impossible,” Czech President Miloš Zeman said Sunday. In an interview with the tabloid Blesk, Zeman cited two passages from the Quran that he said reflected men’s right to mistreat women and he highlighted the...

    Survivors recall narrow escape from Burkina Faso attack
    Jan18

    Survivors recall narrow escape from Burkina Faso attack

    Forensic workers in protective clothing and Burkina Faso soldiers examine the Splendid Hotel in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Sunday. The overnight seizure of a luxury hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital by al-Qaida-linked extremists ended Saturday when Burkina Faso and French security forces killed four jihadist attackers and freed more than 126...

    Ukraine interested in importing Azerbaijani agricultural products
    Jan18

    Ukraine interested in importing Azerbaijani agricultural products

    “We have a free trade regime.” …read more Source:...

    Belarus 13th in women’s relay in Ruhpolding
    Jan18

    Belarus 13th in women’s relay in Ruhpolding

    The Ukrainian team won the women’s relay, with one penalty and four spare rounds in 1:16:14.2. Germany with two penalties and eleven spares, was 1.2 seconds back. Italy finished third, 43.8 seconds back. …read more Source:...

    Burkina Faso begins 3 days of mourning after al-Qaida attack
    Jan18

    Burkina Faso begins 3 days of mourning after al-Qaida attack

    Rescue workers inspect damaged cars at the entrance of the Splendid Hotel in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Saturday. The overnight seizure of a luxury hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital by al-Qaida-linked extremists ended Saturday when Burkina Faso and French security forces killed four jihadist attackers and freed more than 126 people, the West...

    Japan’s Abe seeks Western rapprochement with Putin: Nikkei-FT
    Jan18

    Japan’s Abe seeks Western rapprochement with Putin: Nikkei-FT

    Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe — AFP PHOTO / KAZUHIRO NOGInzo abe Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, currently chair of the G7, has said he wants to bring Russian President Vladimir Putin back into the fold to engage Moscow’s help over a litany of crises in the Middle East. Abe’s remarks, in a joint interview with...

    Ukraine Halts Trade With Annexed Crimea
    Jan18

    Ukraine Halts Trade With Annexed Crimea

    A Ukrainian government order to cut off trade with the Russian-annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea has come into effect. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Top Kazakh Think Tank Anticipates 10 Most Important Events in Central Asia in 2016
    Jan18

    Top Kazakh Think Tank Anticipates 10 Most Important Events in Central Asia in 2016

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – The Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies under the President of Kazakhstan (KazISS) presented Jan. 14 an overview of the ten most important events in 2016 which are crucial for political and economic development, stability and security in Central...

    US lifts ban on funding ‘neo-Nazi’ Ukrainian militia
    Jan18

    US lifts ban on funding ‘neo-Nazi’ Ukrainian militia

    Last June, Congress passed a resolution intended to block American military funding for Ukraine from being used to provide training or weaponry for the Azov Battalion. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Highlights from the Fourth Democratic Debate
    Jan18

    Highlights from the Fourth Democratic Debate

    The three Democratic candidates gathered in Charleston, South Carolina, on January 17 for their fourth debate of the primary season. Read the highlights from the debate below and follow along at our blog Minutes, where we’ll be covering the action as it unfolds.Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Clash Over Gun ControlNBC began the night...