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    Ukraine Halts Trade With Annexed Crimea
    Jan18

    Ukraine Halts Trade With Annexed Crimea

    A Ukrainian government order to cut off trade with the Russian-annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea has come into effect. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Top Kazakh Think Tank Anticipates 10 Most Important Events in Central Asia in 2016
    Jan18

    Top Kazakh Think Tank Anticipates 10 Most Important Events in Central Asia in 2016

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – The Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies under the President of Kazakhstan (KazISS) presented Jan. 14 an overview of the ten most important events in 2016 which are crucial for political and economic development, stability and security in Central...

    US lifts ban on funding ‘neo-Nazi’ Ukrainian militia
    Jan18

    US lifts ban on funding ‘neo-Nazi’ Ukrainian militia

    Last June, Congress passed a resolution intended to block American military funding for Ukraine from being used to provide training or weaponry for the Azov Battalion. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Highlights from the Fourth Democratic Debate
    Jan18

    Highlights from the Fourth Democratic Debate

    The three Democratic candidates gathered in Charleston, South Carolina, on January 17 for their fourth debate of the primary season. Read the highlights from the debate below and follow along at our blog Minutes, where we’ll be covering the action as it unfolds.Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Clash Over Gun ControlNBC began the night...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Jan. 18, 2016
    Jan18

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Jan. 18, 2016

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasWhen the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy detained...

    Czech leader says Muslim integration ‘practically impossible’ in Europe
    Jan18

    Czech leader says Muslim integration ‘practically impossible’ in Europe

    PRAGUE: Czech President Milos Zeman, known for his fiery anti-migrant rhetoric, said on Sunday it was “practically impossible” to integrate the Muslim community into European society. “The experience of Western European countries which have ghettos and excluded localities shows that the integration of the Muslim community is practically...

    What Is Going on in Ukraine Now?
    Jan18

    What Is Going on in Ukraine Now?

    On the face of it, the conflict in Ukraine seems to have stabilized somewhat. Sporadic shelling aside, the last few months of 2015 saw the “hot” phase of the conflict in eastern Ukraine wind down to a relative calm. Both parties’ forces have been slowly withdrawing in accordance with the latest ceasefire agreement, and while there were some...

    The Cyberattack on Ukraine’s Power Grid Is a Warning of What’s to Come
    Jan18

    The Cyberattack on Ukraine’s Power Grid Is a Warning of What’s to Come

    When more than 100,000 people in and around the Ukrainian city of Ivano-Frankivsk were left without power for six hours, the Ukrainian energy ministry accused Russia of launching a cyberattack on the country’s national energy grid. Now reports released by security researchers from the SANS Industrial Control Systems team and the Industrial...

    4 members of Ukrainian family among dead in Burkina Faso
    Jan17

    4 members of Ukrainian family among dead in Burkina Faso

    MOSCOW (AP) — Four members of a Ukrainian family, including a 9-year-old child, were among those killed when al-Qaida fighters attacked a popular cafe and hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital of Ouagadougou, Ukraine’s foreign minister said Sunday. The Italian foreign ministry said in a statement Sunday the 9-year-old son of Gaetano...

    Integrating Muslims into Europe ‘Practically Impossible’, Czech President Zeman Says
    Jan17

    Integrating Muslims into Europe ‘Practically Impossible’, Czech President Zeman Says

    Czech Republic President Milos Zeman, known for his staunchly anti-migrant stance, has said that the Muslim community cannot be integrated into the European society. “The experience of Western European countries which have ghettos and excluded localities shows that the integration of the Muslim community is practically impossible,”...