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    Snubbed by West, Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leaders
    May20

    Snubbed by West, Russia rolls out red carpet for Asian leaders

    SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – The Kremlin has seized on the visit by southeast Asian leaders for a summit as an opportunity to show Russia still has friends on the international stage, despite being cold-shouldered by the West over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Is Facebook’s newsfeed really biased against conservatives –  and, if not, should it be?
    May20

    Is Facebook’s newsfeed really biased against conservatives – and, if not, should it be?

    There is no such thing as objective journalism, and in the case of Facebook, no requirement to be objective. It was a hectic spring morning at the height of the Ukraine crisis. On the radio, newscasters were calmly reporting on the body count, the possible involvement of other world powers, the possibility of nuclear weapons being used. And then,...

    Nato to hold talks with Russia before summit
    May20

    Nato to hold talks with Russia before summit

    The Nato Russia Council’s last set of talks in April ended in disagreement about Ukraine and other issues, but member states have pressed it to try again …read more Source: Business...

    Almaty Company Wind Generator Company Uses Kazakh Components
    May20

    Almaty Company Wind Generator Company Uses Kazakh Components

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. Photo credit: Timur Batyrshin ASTANA – Tree Energy, a small company from Almaty has launched a challenge to world leaders in the production of wind generators and water-power stations using 90 percent of Kazakhstan components. “Our form of blades makes our wind...

    The Daily Vertical: That Sure Is Some Cease-Fire!
    May20

    The Daily Vertical: That Sure Is Some Cease-Fire!

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Court rules extradition of Estonian terrorism suspect to Ukraine lawful
    May20

    Court rules extradition of Estonian terrorism suspect to Ukraine lawful

    Tallinn Circuit Court overturned a lower-level court decision, finding the extradition of Vladimir Poljakov, an Estonian citizen suspected of terrorism, to Ukraine is lawful. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Yanair launches Rīga-Kiev flights
    May20

    Ukrainian Yanair launches Rīga-Kiev flights

    Ukrainian airline Yanair launches flights from Riga to Kiev today, the Riga International Airport informed LETA Friday. …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: That Sure Is Some Cease-Fire! (Transcript)
    May20

    The Daily Vertical: That Sure Is Some Cease-Fire! (Transcript)

    Isn’t it time to admit what’s long been painfully obvious? The Minsk agreement is dead in the water. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian airline Yanair launches Riga-Kiev flights
    May20

    Ukrainian airline Yanair launches Riga-Kiev flights

    Ukrainian airline Yanair launches flights from Riga to Kiev today, the Riga International Airport informed LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    EU to make it easier to suspend visa-free travel amid immigration worries
    May20

    EU to make it easier to suspend visa-free travel amid immigration worries

    European Union interior ministers will back plans on Friday to make it easier and faster to suspend visa-free travel with any third country, officials said, amid deepening public concern about the scale of immigration into the bloc. The EU is in politically sensitive talks with Turkey on relaxing travel requirements for Turks seeking to visit...