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    Fabius: Assad responsible for killing 260,000 people in Syria
    Feb12

    Fabius: Assad responsible for killing 260,000 people in Syria

    Syrian regime President Bashar Al-Assad is primarily responsible for the death of 260,000 people in his country and the displacement of half of Syria’s population, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said yesterday. Fabius, who announced on Wednesday that he was stepping down, told Germany’s RTL television station that “the goal is...

    Russia Bristles at NATO Expansion in Eastern Europe
    Feb12

    Russia Bristles at NATO Expansion in Eastern Europe

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met the head of NATO, Jens Stoltenberg, Friday after the Western military alliance and the United States announced plans for the biggest military build-up in Europe since the Cold War. The United States is planning to quadruple military spending in Europe to $3.4 billion in 2017 as NATO increases troops on...

    Russian PM says little sense in discussing Ukraine's $3 billion debt
    Feb12

    Russian PM says little sense in discussing Ukraine's $3 billion debt

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said he planned no talks on Ukraine’s $3 billion (2 billion pounds) debt to Russia at the Munich Security conference this week. …read more Source: The...

    Russian PM says little sense in discussing Ukraine’s US$3 billion debt
    Feb12

    Russian PM says little sense in discussing Ukraine’s US$3 billion debt

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said he planned no talks on Ukraine’s US$3 billion (2 billion pounds) debt to Russia at the Munich Security conference this week. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russian PM says little sense in discussing Ukraine’s $3 billion debt (Reuters)
    Feb12

    Russian PM says little sense in discussing Ukraine’s $3 billion debt (Reuters)

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said he planned no talks on Ukraine’s $3 billion (2 billion pounds) debt to Russia at the Munich Security conference this week. … …read more Source: The West...

    The leaders of Christianity’s two biggest churches will meet for the first time  in 1000 years
    Feb12

    The leaders of Christianity’s two biggest churches will meet for the first time in 1000 years

    REUTERS/Alexandre MeneghiniVatican City (AFP) – Pope Francis heads to Cuba on Friday looking to heal a 1,000-year-old rift in Christianity before embarking on a tour of Mexico dominated by modern day problems of drug-related violence and migration. The Argentinian pontiff is due to spend around two hours in private conversation with Russian...

    Pope heads for historic encounter with Russian patriarch
    Feb12

    Pope heads for historic encounter with Russian patriarch

    VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis headed to Cuba on Friday looking to heal a 1,000-year-old rift in Christianity before embarking on a tour of Mexico dominated by modern day problems of drug-related violence and migration. The Argentinian pontiff took off from Rome’s Fiumicino airport shortly before 8:00am (0700 GMT) en route to Havana, where he...

    In meeting Pope Francis, patriarch asserts Russia’s role
    Feb12

    In meeting Pope Francis, patriarch asserts Russia’s role

    MOSCOW (AP) — When Patriarch Kirill meets Pope Francis this week, the historic event will allow the head of the Russian Orthodox Church to assert Russia’s leading role in the Eastern Christian world. Francis and Kirill — two clerics who could not be more different in style — took everyone by surprise when both churches announced last Friday...

    Ukraine Needs the IMF’s Tough Love
    Feb12

    Ukraine Needs the IMF’s Tough Love

    If Kiev fails to reform, the fund should be ready to carry through its threat to cut aid. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Needs the IMF’s Tough Love
    Feb12

    Ukraine Needs the IMF’s Tough Love

    If Kiev fails to reform, the fund should be ready to carry through its threat to cut aid. …read more Source:...