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    Novopolotsk to host international athletics competition 25-27 November
    Nov25

    Novopolotsk to host international athletics competition 25-27 November

    Partaking in the competition will be athletes from Latvia, Estonia, Ukraine, and different parts of Belarus. The event will be hosted at the Atlant sports center in Novopolotsk. …read more Source:...

    Reports of civilian casualties dim chances of US-Russia alliance in Syria
    Nov25

    Reports of civilian casualties dim chances of US-Russia alliance in Syria

    WASHINGTON: Reports of heavy civilian casualties from Russia’s bombing campaign in Syria are one key reason why Washington is unlikely to coordinate airstrikes with Moscow against Islamic State, US officials told Reuters, even as President Barack Obama left the door ajar on Tuesday to military cooperation with the Kremlin. Appearing at a...

    Putin’s ‘realpolitik aims to make Russia indispensable, but may also make it vulnerable
    Nov25

    Putin’s ‘realpolitik aims to make Russia indispensable, but may also make it vulnerable

    By intervening in Syria, President Vladimir Putin has broken Russia’s relative isolation and is making it the “indispensable nation” in conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and with the Islamic State group while the United States balks at deeper involvement. But in this geopolitical poker game, it is not clear he will be able to quit while […] The...

    Security leaders: NATO, Russia need to talk
    Nov25

    Security leaders: NATO, Russia need to talk

    The downing of a Russian fighter jet by Turkey highlights the growing danger posed by a pattern of provocative military behavior by Moscow, U.S. and European security officials said Tuesday, calling for a revival of military-to-military talks between Russia and NATO that were shelved last year. The first-ever shoot-down of a Russian plane by a...

    Demonoid Taken Down By Ukrainian Government; Domains For Sale
    Nov25

    Demonoid Taken Down By Ukrainian Government; Domains For Sale

    In late July, the BitTorrent website Demonoid was taken down after what seemed to be a DDoS attack, but the story now seems to be more elaborate and political. The site was removed from its Ukrainian server around the time of Deputy Prime Minister Valery Khoroshkovsky’s diplomatic trip to the United States. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Riots Erupt In Kiev Over Russian Language Bill
    Nov25

    Ukraine: Riots Erupt In Kiev Over Russian Language Bill

    Riots broke out in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev Wednesday as activists protested the adoption of a bill that would allow the use of the Russian language in some Ukrainian institutions. …read more Source: International Business...

    Champions League: Chelsea repeat drubbing of Maccabi to close in on last 16
    Nov25

    Champions League: Chelsea repeat drubbing of Maccabi to close in on last 16

    Chelsea enjoyed their second 4-0 Champions League victory over 10-man Maccabi Tel Aviv this season to move into prime position to reach the knockout stages of the competition from Group G. But with Dynamo Kiev winning 2-0 at Porto, the qualifiers for the last 16 will only be determined in the last round of matches when Chelsea host Porto and Kiev...

    Football: Mourinho confident of Chelsea progress
    Nov25

    Football: Mourinho confident of Chelsea progress

    HAIFA (AFP) – Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was in playful but confident mood following the 4-0 Champions League victory over Maccabi Tel Aviv that edged them closer to the knock-out rounds.The Portuguese manager began his post-match press conference by asking journalists for a calculator so he could figure out what Chelsea would have to do...

    Amazon founder Bezos’ rocket company passes landing test
    Nov25

    Amazon founder Bezos’ rocket company passes landing test

    CAPE CANAVERAL(Reuters) – Amazon founder Jeff Bezos said on Tuesday his space transportation company, Blue Origin, plans about two more years of test flights before it will offer rides to passengers.On Monday, Blue Origin successfully landed a suborbital rocket back at its launch site, a key step in its drive to make reusable rockets, the...

    What are the implications of Turkey downing Russian jet?
    Nov25

    What are the implications of Turkey downing Russian jet?

    LONDON: NATO member Turkey shot down a Russian fighter jet on its border with Syria on Tuesday, raising concerns over the potential for a further escalation in the more-than- four-year Syrian conflict. Ankara says the plane violated Turkish airspace, but Russian President Vladimir Putin has insisted the jet was over Syria at the time of the...