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    Why Putin’s Policy in Syria Has Laid the Groundwork for a Political Settlement
    Mar18

    Why Putin’s Policy in Syria Has Laid the Groundwork for a Political Settlement

    MOSCOW — President Putin’s decision to start pulling Russian troops out of Syria made headlines around the world this week. But if one recalls official statements at the start of the operation and after it was in full force, the decision was to be expected. It was said from the very beginning that the operation would continue for only...

    Assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev’s failings: Ukraine’s Yanukovich
    Mar18

    Assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev’s failings: Ukraine’s Yanukovich

    Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich said on Friday Kiev’s new government was trying to obscure its failings by pushing through a law to confiscate his alleged offshore assets. …read more Source: Channel...

    Nigeria jails 14 foreigners for oil smuggling
    Mar18

    Nigeria jails 14 foreigners for oil smuggling

    A Nigerian court on Friday jailed 14 foreign sailors from Russia, Ukraine, Philippine and Japan between two and five years for unlawful dealing in petroleum products in the country. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Exclusive: Ukraine’s Yanukovich says assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev’s failings
    Mar18

    Exclusive: Ukraine’s Yanukovich says assets seizure is attempt to hide Kiev’s failings

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich said on Friday Kiev’s new government was trying to obscure its failings by pushing through a law to confiscate his alleged offshore assets. …read more Source:...

    Egypt sees large decline in happiness levels says World Happiness report
    Mar18

    Egypt sees large decline in happiness levels says World Happiness report

    By: Mada MasrEgypt ranks among the 10 countries with the largest declines in how happy citizens see themselves to be, according to the fourth World Happiness report released this week ahead of International Day of Happiness on March 20.Egypt is ranked 120 out of a list of 157 countries, while Denmark secured the top spot, followed by Switzerland,...

    Two Years After Annexation, Putin Seeks to Link Crimea by Bridge to Russia
    Mar18

    Two Years After Annexation, Putin Seeks to Link Crimea by Bridge to Russia

    President Vladimir Putin, marking the second anniversary of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, on Friday exhorted workers building a bridge between the Black Sea peninsula and Russia to fulfil an “historic mission” first conceived by a Russian tsar. Russia seized the majority Russian-speaking Crimea from Ukraine on March 16, 2014...

    Two years after annexation, Putin seeks to bind Crimea by bridge to Russia
    Mar18

    Two years after annexation, Putin seeks to bind Crimea by bridge to Russia

    Tuzla Island, CRIMEA (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin, marking the anniversary of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, on Friday exhorted workers building a bridge between the Black Sea peninsula and Russia to fulfil an “historic mission” first conceived by a Russian tsar. …read more Source:...

    Two years after annexation, Putin seeks to bind Crimea by bridge to Russia
    Mar18

    Two years after annexation, Putin seeks to bind Crimea by bridge to Russia

    President Vladimir Putin, marking the anniversary of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, on Friday exhorted workers building a bridge between the Black Sea peninsula and Russia to fulfil an “historic mission” first conceived by a Russian tsar. …read more Source: Channel...

    Putin Threatens To ‘Hang’ Someone If Crimea Highway Not Built
    Mar18

    Putin Threatens To ‘Hang’ Someone If Crimea Highway Not Built

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has invoked imagery of capital punishment while venting frustration about delays in reconstruction of a highway in annexed Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why Vladimir Putin’s Building a Bridge from Russia to Crimea
    Mar18

    Why Vladimir Putin’s Building a Bridge from Russia to Crimea

    Tuzla Island, CRIMEA (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin, marking the anniversary of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, on Friday exhorted workers building a bridge between the Black Sea peninsula and Russia to fulfil an “historic mission” first conceived by a Russian tsar. Russia seized the majority Russian-speaking Crimea...