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    Nordic States Step Up Defense Cooperation Because of Russia Worries
    Nov07

    Nordic States Step Up Defense Cooperation Because of Russia Worries

    Nordic countries agreed on Monday to step up defense cooperation and exchange more air surveillance information because they are worried about Russia’s increasing military activity. The countries have increased defense spending and cooperation with each other and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization since Russia annexed Crimea in 2014....

    Wanted: A U.S.-Russia Relationship That Isn’t Dysfunctional
    Nov07

    Wanted: A U.S.-Russia Relationship That Isn’t Dysfunctional

    Nikolas K. Gvosdev Politics, Europe The principal agenda item during the Putin-Trump summit is going to be the situation around North Korea—with Trump asking for additional Russian help in containing the crisis. Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have decided to meet on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in...

    Wanted: A U.S.-Russia Relationship That Isn’t Dysfunctional
    Nov07

    Wanted: A U.S.-Russia Relationship That Isn’t Dysfunctional

    Nikolas K. Gvosdev Politics, Europe The principal agenda item during the Putin-Trump summit is going to be the situation around North Korea—with Trump asking for additional Russian help in containing the crisis. Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have decided to meet on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in...

    Twitter ignored warnings about Russian accounts in 2015
    Nov07

    Twitter ignored warnings about Russian accounts in 2015

    A former employee raised the alarm about bots and spam accounts originating in Russia and Ukraine, but says nothing happened. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Azerbaijani men’s team win European Team Chess Championship
    Nov07

    Azerbaijani men’s team win European Team Chess Championship

    Azerbaijani men’s team have won the European Team Chess Championship held in Crete, Greece. Azerbaijani chess players drew with Ukraine 2-2 in the last round to top the table with 14 points …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Kyrgyzstan is main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan – State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan
    Nov07

    Kyrgyzstan is main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan – State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan

    Tashkent, Nov 6, 2017 / Kabar /. Kyrgyzstan is the main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan among the CIS countries. This is stated in the materials of the State Statistics Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Among the CIS countries the main foreign trade partners are also Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Tajikistan, the share of which make...

    Paradise Papers Reveal Offshore Deals With Apple, Trump Cabinet Member
    Nov07

    Paradise Papers Reveal Offshore Deals With Apple, Trump Cabinet Member

    US Secretary of Commerce, Wilbur Ross addresses delegates at the annual Confederation of British Industry (CBI) conference in east London, on November 6, 2017. Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP Apple’s tax avoidance strategy which shifted profits from one fiscal haven to another. The financial links of a top Trump administration official to Vladimir...

    What was the Jewish role in 1917 Russian Revolution? Moscow museum gives a full picture.
    Nov07

    What was the Jewish role in 1917 Russian Revolution? Moscow museum gives a full picture.

    Jewish organizations during the May Day demonstration at Marsovo Pole in Petrograd, Russia, 1919. (Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center) (JTA) — Of all the many loaded issues tied to the bloody history of Jews in the former Soviet Union, none is as sensitive today in that part of the world as their role in the 1917 revolution that brought the...

    US defence chief backs Geneva process on Syrian conflict
    Nov07

    US defence chief backs Geneva process on Syrian conflict

    HELSINKI — US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday he backed diplomatic efforts to bring an end to the Syrian civil war, which has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives over more than six years of conflict, as the Daeh extremist group militants near defeat. Mattis was travelling to Finland to meet with leaders from the Northern Group, a...

    Lavrov: Newly Formed Association Will Boost Crimea’s Interaction With West
    Nov07

    Lavrov: Newly Formed Association Will Boost Crimea’s Interaction With West

    YALTA (Sputnik) — The establishment of the international association “Friends of Crimea” will help to promote interaction between the peninsula and international partners including in the West, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. “I am convinced that the results of the conference, including the creation of the international association...