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    Kazakhstan and Airbus will manufacture satellites in Astana
    Oct22

    Kazakhstan and Airbus will manufacture satellites in Astana

    ALMATY (TCA) — Kazakhstan in cooperation with France’s Airbus is building a spacecraft manufacturing and testing complex in Astana, Novosti-Kazakhstan news agency reported citing Meirbek Moldabekov, deputy head of the Aerospace Committee at Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Investment and Development. “Construction is underway of a spacecraft...

    Putin’s Gift
    Oct22

    Putin’s Gift

    Russia’s sudden, invigorated military posture in Syria has set Western foreign policy pundits on their collective ear. President Vladimir Putin, they say, is further reigniting a cold war with the West, attempting to distract the world from his misdeeds in Ukraine, aggressively reinforcing Russia’s strategic military posture in the...

    Chelsea frustrated in scoreless draw with Dynamo Kiev
    Oct22

    Chelsea frustrated in scoreless draw with Dynamo Kiev

    KIEV Ukraine AP Chelseas Champions League campaign hit more trouble Tuesday in a frustrating 0-0 draw against Dynamo Kiev in Group G Chelsea d …read more Source: The Frontier...

    Donald Tusk’s hard European education
    Oct22

    Donald Tusk’s hard European education

    When Donald Tusk got a top European Union job, the former Polish prime minister took a crash course in English, going from virtually zero to proficiency in the language in less than a year. The political folkways of Brussels have proven harder to master for the president of the European Council. Arriving in town trailed by high expectations from...

    Ousted pres. Yanukovych sues Ukraine in ECtHR
    Oct22

    Ousted pres. Yanukovych sues Ukraine in ECtHR

    Ukraine’s ousted president Viktor Yanukovych has filed a lawsuit against Kiev over alleged violation of human rights. …read more Source:...

    Tennis: Pavlyuchenkova into Moscow last-eight
    Oct22

    Tennis: Pavlyuchenkova into Moscow last-eight

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Defending champion Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova reached the Kremlin Cup quarter-finals on Wednesday while US Open winner Flavia Pennetta pulled out through injury despite also successfully booking her last-eight spot.Pavlyuchenkova, 29th in the world, defeated Czech second seed Lucie Safarova 6-1, 6-7 (2/7), 6-3 to record her...

    The Mystery of Primo Levi by Tim Parks
    Oct22

    The Mystery of Primo Levi by Tim Parks

    The Complete Works of Primo Levi edited by Ann Goldstein, with an introduction by Toni Morrison Liveright, three volumes, 2,910 pp., $100.00 Sergio del Grande/Mondadori Portfolio/Getty Images Primo Levi in his studio, Turin, 1981 Primo Levi was born in 1919 on the fourth floor of an “undistinguished” apartment block in Turin and aside from...

    Poroshenko says Ukraine to get non-lethal military equipment from U.S.
    Oct22

    Poroshenko says Ukraine to get non-lethal military equipment from U.S.

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Wednesday that he has reached an agreement with U.S. President Barack Obama on supplying non-lethal military equipment to Ukraine next month. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-10/22/c_134737190.htm target=_blank title="Poroshenko says Ukraine to get non-lethal...

    Your letters: World should join Russia in fight vs IS
    Oct22

    Your letters: World should join Russia in fight vs IS

    I agree completely with Russian Embassy’s press attache, Ilya Perenkov (“Give up old biases, global community told,” Opinion, 10/9/15). Let us not lose sight of the actual political situation in the world. Russia, as a global player, is important and our companion in fighting terrorism. It is good that the Russian Army is now active in...

    Putin discusses Syria conflict with Saudi king: Kremlin
    Oct22

    Putin discusses Syria conflict with Saudi king: Kremlin

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday spoke by phone with Saudi Arabias King Salman after hosting Syrias embattled leader for key talks the day before, the Kremlin said.The discussion of the issue of Syria was continued, the Kremlin said in a statement.The Russian leader informed the monarch about the results of...