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    British astronaut swaps family Christmas for space mission
    Dec15

    British astronaut swaps family Christmas for space mission

    (From left) Britain’s astronaut Tim Peake, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko and US astronaut Tim Kopra walk after their space suits were tested at the Russian-leased Baikonur cosmodrome, prior to blasting off to the International Space Station (ISS), on December 15, 2015. Photo: AFP BAIKONUR, KAZAKHSTAN: Astronaut Timothy Peake, set to...

    John Kerry Lands In Moscow, Calls For ‘Real Progress’ On Syria And Ukraine
    Dec15

    John Kerry Lands In Moscow, Calls For ‘Real Progress’ On Syria And Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Moscow Tuesday and began talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov with an aim to restore stability in Syria and eastern Ukraine. Kerry, who is seeking to lay the groundwork for a fresh round of talks over a political transition in Syria, will also meet Russian President Vladimir Putin later...

    Syria Conflict: US, Russia Meet
    Dec15

    Syria Conflict: US, Russia Meet

    As the West seeks to find a solution to the crisis in Syria, the US Secretary of State, John Kerry has arrived in Moscow for talks to try to bridge gaps with Russia. He is due to have meetings with President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov on Monday. The US and Russia have long disagreed on what role Syrian President, Bashar...

    Kerry holds Syria, Ukraine crisis talks in Moscow
    Dec15

    Kerry holds Syria, Ukraine crisis talks in Moscow

    Secretary of State John Kerry held talks with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Moscow on Tuesday. …read more Source: USA...

    Kerry in Moscow to push Syria peace plan
    Dec15

    Kerry in Moscow to push Syria peace plan

    by Dave Clark Moscow, Russia | AFP — US Secretary of State John Kerry brought his campaign to end the Syrian civil war to Moscow on Tuesday, where a meeting with President Vladimir Putin could decide the fate of peace talks. Kerry first held talks with his usual sparring partner Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, but the success of his trip will...

    Kerry seeks common ground with Moscow on Syria, Ukraine
    Dec15

    Kerry seeks common ground with Moscow on Syria, Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Tuesday for the United States and Russia to find ‘common ground’ on contentious differences over ending Syria’s civil war and restoring stability in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia doubles power supplies to Crimea with second line launch
    Dec15

    Russia doubles power supplies to Crimea with second line launch

    Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw on Tuesday the launch of the second line of Russia’s power link to Crimea which will allow to double Russian power supplies to the peninsula to 400 megawatts. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia doubles power supplies to Crimea with second line launch
    Dec15

    Russia doubles power supplies to Crimea with second line launch

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw on Tuesday the launch of the second line of Russia’s power link to Crimea which will allow to double Russian power supplies to the peninsula to 400 megawatts. …read more Source: The...

    Kerry in Moscow for talks on Syria, Ukraine
    Dec15

    Kerry in Moscow for talks on Syria, Ukraine

    MOSCOW: US Secretary of State John Kerry opened talks in Moscow on Tuesday with Russia’s foreign minister to try to narrow broad gaps on ways to end Syria’s civil war and restore stability in eastern Ukraine. Kerry was meeting his counterpart Sergey Lavrov before seeing Russian President Vladimir Putin in what are expected to be...

    EU leaders set to extend Russia sanctions at summit
    Dec15

    EU leaders set to extend Russia sanctions at summit

    EU leaders will debate sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine conflict at a summit this week and are expected to extend them for six months, foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Dec. 14 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...