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    Putin’s Syria success puts western foreign policy to shame
    Mar23

    Putin’s Syria success puts western foreign policy to shame

    Russian pilots upon their return from Syria to a Russian air base in Primorsko-Akhtarsk, southern Russia, 16th March. ©AP/Press Association Images by Robert Fry: a very unChinese standoff in the South China Sea Kremlinology is a pastime for consenting adults in private. Trying to divine Russian motives and objectives is a speculative game for...

    The Cult of ‘Credibility’ Revisited
    Mar23

    The Cult of ‘Credibility’ Revisited

    Nicholas Burns trots out the very tired “credibility” argument in a recent op-ed: However much Mr Obama may believe the old rules do not apply, it is an ancient truth that a great power has to back up its threats if it wishes to be respected by its friends and feared by its adversaries. If Mr Obama did not intend to honour his red-line threat, he...

    Djokovic backs off money remarks after Serena, Murray fire
    Mar23

    Djokovic backs off money remarks after Serena, Murray fire

    World number one Novak Djokovic backed off comments that men’s tennis players should make more than women on Tuesday as Serena Williams and Andy Murray led a stinging chorus of criticism at the remarks. A furious row over the gender pay gap in tennis erupted at the weekend, when Indian Wells tournament director Raymond Moore said women...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal
    Mar23

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ignoring peace deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister on Wednesday accused Ukrainian’s government of dragging its feet on implementing last year’s cease-fire agreement as Moscow sought to press its point in a new round of high-level diplomacy. …read more Source: U.S....

    [Interview] Russia to free Ukraine pilot Savchenko, lawyer says
    Mar23

    [Interview] Russia to free Ukraine pilot Savchenko, lawyer says

    The Ukrainian pilot jailed by Russia will most likely be freed in a prisoner exchange in the next few weeks, after talks with the US and EU. The fate of 27 others detained by Russia is still uncertain. …read more Source:...

    Kiev hosts exhibition on occasion of 400th anniversary of Armenian book printing in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Kiev hosts exhibition on occasion of 400th anniversary of Armenian book printing in Ukraine

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    Russia’s Military Modernization Is Working, But The Money’s Running Out
    Mar23

    Russia’s Military Modernization Is Working, But The Money’s Running Out

    The partial withdrawal of Russian forces from Syria earlier this month, after a campaign of bombing that began last September in support of the Syrian regime, isn’t the end of president Vladimir Putin’s involvement in the country. Russia is keeping its Latakia airbase and promising to go back to using force against ceasefire...

    BREAK THE SILENCE : A world war has begun
    Mar23

    BREAK THE SILENCE : A world war has begun

    This is an edited version of an address by John Pilger at the University of Sydney, entitled: A World War Has Begun I HAVE been filming in the Marshall Islands, which lie north of Australia, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Whenever I tell people where I have been, they ask, ‘Where is that?’ If I offer a clue by referring to...

    Lukashenko: Belarus Won’t Choose Between EU, Russia
    Mar23

    Lukashenko: Belarus Won’t Choose Between EU, Russia

    Belarus does not want to have to choose between the European Union and Russia, President Alexander Lukashenko said on Wednesday during the first visit by an EU minister to Minsk since Brussels lifted sanctions against the country last month. Lukashenko is a five-term president whose country was described in 2005 by U.S. Secretary of State...

    Russia Accuses Ukraine of Ignoring Peace Deal
    Mar23

    Russia Accuses Ukraine of Ignoring Peace Deal

    Russia’s foreign minister on Wednesday accused Ukrainian’s government of dragging its feet on implementing last year’s cease-fire agreement as Moscow sought to press its point in a new round of high-level diplomacy.Fighting in Ukraine’s industrial heartland, which has close… …read more Source:...