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    IAAF says Russia accepts ban, will cooperate with inspectors
    Nov26

    IAAF says Russia accepts ban, will cooperate with inspectors

    MONACO (AP) — Russia vowed Thursday to work “very actively” with track and field’s governing body to eradicate the doping culture that led to its blanket ban from international competition, possibly including next year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The decision by Russia’s athletics federation not to contest the ban and its...

    Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers to compete at international tournament in Russia
    Nov26

    Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers to compete at international tournament in Russia

    Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers will compete at an international tournament in Poykovsky, Russia. Along with Azerbaijan, the event will bring together wrestlers from 12 national federations, including Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    French president off to Moscow for talks on fighting terror
    Nov26

    French president off to Moscow for talks on fighting terror

    French President Francois Hollande was traveling to Moscow on Thursday to push for a stronger coalition against Islamic State militants in Syria, trying to unite France, the United States and Russia in the aftermath of the Paris attacks that killed 130 people and jolted the West. Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the Nov. 13...

    Belarus working to deal with Ukraine’s special import duties
    Nov26

    Belarus working to deal with Ukraine’s special import duties

    The Belarusian official said: “I think we will deal with the situation before the duties are enforced. Consultations will be held. A similar situation emerged a year ago and the decision was reversed. Building barriers is foolish. They will benefit neither Belarus nor Ukraine.” …read more Source:...

    French President to Visit Moscow for Terrorism Talks
    Nov26

    French President to Visit Moscow for Terrorism Talks

    French President Francois Hollande is traveling to Moscow on Thursday, part of his weeklong push for a stronger coalition against ISIS extremists in Syria that should unite France, the United States and Russia in the aftermath of the Paris attacks that killed 130 people and jolted the West. Hollande’s visit, which is expected later on...

    Russia Looks To Cut Economic Ties With Turkey
    Nov26

    Russia Looks To Cut Economic Ties With Turkey

    MOSCOW — Russia said Thursday it would be looking to cut economic ties with Turkey and scrap investment projects in a matter of days in the aftermath of the Turkish downing of a Russian warplane. The televised statement by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev came a day after Russian media reported hundreds of trucks bringing Turkish goods stranded at...

    Russia looks to cut economic ties with Turkey
    Nov26

    Russia looks to cut economic ties with Turkey

    Russian President Vladimir Putin (left) and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pose for the media before their talks during the G-20 Summit in Antalya, Turkey on Monday, November 16, 2015. Photo: AP MOSCOW: Russia said Thursday it would be looking to cut economic ties with Turkey and scrap investment projects in a matter of days in the...

    OSCE Issues Discussion Paper On ‘Propaganda’
    Nov26

    OSCE Issues Discussion Paper On ‘Propaganda’

    The media-freedom representative of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has issued a discussion paper on propaganda and media freedom, repeating her assertion that propaganda is “an ugly scar on the face of modern journalism.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch anti-Ukraine activists are helping Putin: Poroshenko
    Nov26

    Dutch anti-Ukraine activists are helping Putin: Poroshenko

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday that Dutch activists seeking to undo Ukraine’s association agreement with the European Union are unwitting pawns of Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...

    Russia looks to cut economic ties with Turkey
    Nov26

    Russia looks to cut economic ties with Turkey

    Russian President Vladimir Putin (left) and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pose for the media before their talks during the G-20 Summit in Antalya, Turkey, Nov. 16. (AP/Alexander Zemlianichenko)Russia said Thursday it would be looking to cut economic ties with Turkey and scrap investment projects in a matter of days in the aftermath of...