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    Top 10 moments of the GOP debate
    Jan29

    Top 10 moments of the GOP debate

    There was a Donald Trump-sized void in the Republican debate lineup tonight. The New York billionaire and Republican front-runner followed through on his boycott of the event, sponsored by Fox News, and held his own rally nearby. Without him there, the sparring was gentler and even, at times, friendly. Here’s a rundown of the most memorable...

    Best mushers to gather for dog sledding festival in Logoisk District
    Jan29

    Best mushers to gather for dog sledding festival in Logoisk District

    “Partaking in the races will be the best mushers from Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine and other countries,” specialists said. …read more Source:...

    Oil crash has economic benefits but geopolitical risks for US
    Jan29

    Oil crash has economic benefits but geopolitical risks for US

    NEW YORK (AFP) – The oil price crash is mostly a godsend for the United States, delivering American consumers and businesses cheaper gasoline prices while hobbling the economies of adversaries like Russia.But analysts say that the longer the oil price stays so low, the greater the chances it will generate new geopolitical problems that...

    Tear in ligaments force Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne to sit out for about 10 weeks
    Jan29

    Tear in ligaments force Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne to sit out for about 10 weeks

    Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne will be out for about 10 weeks after tearing ankle and knee ligaments in Wednesday’s League Cup semi-final win against Everton, he tweeted on Thursday. “Just got back from the specialist. I’ll be out for around 10 weeks,” wrote the Belgium international, who will miss the...

    World’s most visited cities: Hong Kong top, London second, Rio climbs but Kiev falls
    Jan29

    World’s most visited cities: Hong Kong top, London second, Rio climbs but Kiev falls

    Hong Kong however, which hosted 27.7 million visitors in 2014, representing an increase of 8.2%, retained top spot in the 100-strong list for the sixth consecutive year. Nearly 17.4 million foreigners visited London in 2014. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Bill Calls For Speedy Citizenship For Foreigners In Ukrainian Forces
    Jan29

    Bill Calls For Speedy Citizenship For Foreigners In Ukrainian Forces

    Lawmakers in Kyiv have approved draft legislation simplifying the process for foreigners to obtain Ukrainian citizenship if they have served in Ukraine’s army. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    How to Avoid War With Russia
    Jan29

    How to Avoid War With Russia

    Andrey Bezrukov, Mikhail Mamonov, Sergey Markedonov, Andrey Sushentsov Security, The year ahead could bring conflict or cooperation in these key areas. Much has been said recently about the unpredictability of Russian foreign policy, and the resulting uncertainty. In reality, Moscow’s interests are quite limited and focused on its near...

    Canada can’t agree to all allied requests in ISIL fight, Dion says
    Jan28

    Canada can’t agree to all allied requests in ISIL fight, Dion says

    OTTAWA — Canada will have to say no to some of the requests that its allies are making in the fight against Islamic extremists, Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion said Thursday. But the minister wouldn’t say if some coalition members have asked Canada to keep its fighter jets in Iraq and Syria. “We cannot say yes to...

    The vast gulf between Russia and Ukraine
    Jan28

    The vast gulf between Russia and Ukraine

    Russia has been sending conciliatory signals to Kyiv, but many Ukrainians are skeptical. The general consensus among Ukrainians is that a revival of the old friendship with Moscow will be difficult. …read more Source:...

    The vast gulf between Russia and Ukraine
    Jan28

    The vast gulf between Russia and Ukraine

    Russia has been sending conciliatory signals to Kyiv, but many Ukrainians are skeptical. The general consensus among Ukrainians is that a revival of the old friendship with Moscow will be difficult. …read more Source: Deutsche...