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    Athletics doping scandal: Russia ruled in breach of Wada code
    Nov19

    Athletics doping scandal: Russia ruled in breach of Wada code

    Russia doping crisis in 60 secondsRussia is one of six countries ruled to be in breach of the World Anti-Doping Agency’s codes. Along with Argentina, Ukraine, Bolivia, Andorra and Israel, it has been deemed “non-compliant” by Wada. Brazil, Belgium, France, Greece, Mexico and Spain have been placed on a ‘watch list’...

    Armenian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum statement  on armenia’s Joining the creative Europe Programme
    Nov19

    Armenian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum statement on armenia’s Joining the creative Europe Programme

    Armenian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum highly appreciates the European Union “Creative Europe” programme which supports the enhancement of cultural and creative sectors both across Europe and the Eastern Partnership countries. The Programme is comprised of two major sub-programmes – Culture and Media. Georgia,...

    Narrowing rift, U.S. and Russia entertain cooperation in Syria
    Nov19

    Narrowing rift, U.S. and Russia entertain cooperation in Syria

    MOSCOW — In a striking shift, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin are embarking on a tentative path toward closer ties and possible military cooperation, as the bitter rift over Ukraine gives way to common cause against the Islamic State group. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Terror attacks bring greater urgency to finding migrant crisis solutions
    Nov19

    Terror attacks bring greater urgency to finding migrant crisis solutions

    GWEN IFILL: For more on growing calls to restrict the unprecedented migration flowing into Europe and beyond, we turn to former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband, who is now president and CEO of the International Rescue Committee. And Andras Simonyi, he was Hungary’s ambassador to the United States and is now a professor at the...

    Ibrahimovic stars as Sweden qualify for Euro
    Nov19

    Ibrahimovic stars as Sweden qualify for Euro

    Copenhagen, November 18 A stunning double from captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic gave Sweden a 2-2 draw away to Denmark as they qualified for Euro 2016 on Tuesday by winning 4-3 on aggregate against their Scandinavian rivals. Sweden’s captain has carried his side virtually single-handedly to the finals next year in France, scoring eight times in...

    Vladimir Putin’s help in Islamic State fight seen likely to come with strings attached
    Nov19

    Vladimir Putin’s help in Islamic State fight seen likely to come with strings attached

    Western sanctions and international outrage over the invasion of Ukraine were supposed to leave Russian President Vladimir Putin isolated and weakened on the world stage, but that was before the surge of international attacks by the Islamic State found President Obama and other Western leaders suddenly in need of Moscow’s …...

    Canadian newcomer Trudeau a fresh face among APEC leaders
    Nov19

    Canadian newcomer Trudeau a fresh face among APEC leaders

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — He’s younger than the next youngest leader by six years and nearly a full generation behind the 60-year-old average age of his Pacific Rim peers.Newly elected Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, 43, installed on a liberal agenda at odds with the authoritarian policies of some other Asia-Pacific leaders, is...

    WADA declares Russian anti-doping agency noncompliant
    Nov19

    WADA declares Russian anti-doping agency noncompliant

    The easy part was shutting down Russia’s anti-doping agency until further notice. The hard part for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) was, well, everything else. WADA’s top policymaking board handed down a declaration of noncompliance to Russia’s anti-doping agency Wednesday, in a much-expected rebuke for the country where...

    Olympic athlete calls for all sports to be investigated
    Nov19

    Olympic athlete calls for all sports to be investigated

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The easy part was shutting down Russia’s anti-doping agency until further notice.The hard part for the World Anti-Doping Agency was, well, everything else.WADA’s top policymaking board handed down a declaration of noncompliance to Russia’s anti-doping agency Wednesday, in a much-expected rebuke for...

    East Europeans Fear Russia Diplomatic Thaw After Paris Attacks
    Nov19

    East Europeans Fear Russia Diplomatic Thaw After Paris Attacks

    With signs growing of a thaw between Moscow and Western capitals after the Paris attacks, some of Russia’s neighbors fear that European resolve to keep up economic sanctions and military pressure over the Ukraine crisis may be waning. Alarmed by Russia’s seizure of Crimea last year and support for pro-Kremlin rebels in eastern...