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    That’s one way to get a lift in the polls: Video of model and mayoral candidate performing a striptease is ‘leaked’ just before election in Ukraine 
    Oct21

    That’s one way to get a lift in the polls: Video of model and mayoral candidate performing a striptease is ‘leaked’ just before election in Ukraine 

    The raunchy two minute-long video shows Valeria Prokopenko (pictured), 21, who wants to become the next mayor of Odessa in south-west Ukraine, stripping down to her underwear. …read more Source: Daily...

    Stalin portraits, Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine rebel regions
    Oct21

    Stalin portraits, Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine rebel regions

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Three portraits of former Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin are on display in the center of Donetsk, the rebel capital of eastern Ukraine, as the separatist authorities fuel a mood of Soviet nostalgia. …read more Source: The China...

    Why China’s Belt and Road Plan Is the Best Way to Lift the Global Economy
    Oct21

    Why China’s Belt and Road Plan Is the Best Way to Lift the Global Economy

    BEIJING — The much-talked-about “Belt and Road Initiative” has been gaining attention ever since it was first proposed by President Xi Jinping of China in 2013. So has the recent birth of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and the Silk Road Fund. B&R has been offered as an innovative mode of cooperation in global...

    Russia’s President Putin slams ‘politicisation’ of sport
    Oct21

    Russia’s President Putin slams ‘politicisation’ of sport

    MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin called Wednesday for international measures to prevent politics from spilling over into sport as the West continues to snub Moscow over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukraine elections: high stakes and dirty tricks in hotly contested vote
    Oct21

    Ukraine elections: high stakes and dirty tricks in hotly contested vote

    Local elections are both a referendum on Petro Poroshenko’s rule and a jostle for power and influence among country’s oligarchsOn the side of the road to Kiev’s main airport, Gennady Korban slipped out of his black Mercedes to unveil a new campaign poster for the Dill party. The billboard featured a hand dragging from the earth...

    Netanyahu causes uproar by linking Palestinians to Holocaust
    Oct21

    Netanyahu causes uproar by linking Palestinians to Holocaust

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sparked an uproar in Israel on Wednesday for suggesting that a World War II-era Palestinian leader persuaded the Nazis to adopt their Final Solution to exterminate 6 million Jews.Holocaust experts and survivors slammed Netanyahu’s comments as historically inaccurate and serving the...

    UEFA Champions League: Arsenal Revives Hopes After Beating Bayern
    Oct21

    UEFA Champions League: Arsenal Revives Hopes After Beating Bayern

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); By Ayoub Derraza Rabat – Arsenal and Chelsea try to keep hope alive for Champion’s League success. Arsenal revived their Champions League hopes in thrilling fashion with a crucial victory over Bayern Munich at Emirates Stadium in London. During the match’s first half, both team had...

    Ukraine takes Russia to WTO over railway equipment trade
    Oct21

    Ukraine takes Russia to WTO over railway equipment trade

    GENEVA (Reuters) – Ukraine has launched its first trade dispute against Russia at the World Trade Organisation with a complaint about restrictions on Ukrainian-made railway equipment, the WTO said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Is the US Abetting World Order or Disorder?
    Oct21

    Is the US Abetting World Order or Disorder?

    Stephen F. CohenHow the ‘sulking superpower’ is resisting peaceful outcomes from Syria to Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine Takes Russia To WTO Over Railway Equipment
    Oct21

    Ukraine Takes Russia To WTO Over Railway Equipment

    Ukraine has launched a trade dispute at the World Trade Organization (WTO) with a complaint about Russia’s restrictions on Ukrainian-made railway equipment. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...