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    In the trenches of Eastern Ukraine
    Oct16

    In the trenches of Eastern Ukraine

    With the volunteers fighting a strange war of attrition. …read more Source: AL...

    World news quiz: From missiles to pumpkins
    Oct16

    World news quiz: From missiles to pumpkins

    This week, violence escalated in the Middle East and a long-awaited report revealed how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed in Ukraine. Also, in California the world’s largest pumpkin was crowned. Take our five-minute quiz to see what you know about the week’s world news. Follow @NewsHourWorld The post World news quiz: From missiles...

    Dutch FM says Russia ‘sowing confusion’ on MH17: report
    Oct16

    Dutch FM says Russia ‘sowing confusion’ on MH17: report

    The Hague (AFP) – Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders on Friday accused Russia of “sowing confusion” about the fate of flight MH17 by constantly criticising a final report into the disaster which killed 298 people.”I get the impression that the Russians at this point are not really that interested in the final report, but...

    Piecing together the MH17 tragedy
    Oct16

    Piecing together the MH17 tragedy

    FROM the sunflower fields of eastern Ukraine to a hangar at an air base in the Netherlands: this is the painstaking journey to find the truth about MH17. …read more Source:...

    Belarus president encourages CIS to deal with serious problems in post-Soviet space
    Oct16

    Belarus president encourages CIS to deal with serious problems in post-Soviet space

    The Commonwealth of Independent States will be respected and needed only when it addresses key issues of vital importance, continued the Belarus President. As an example he mentioned conflicts in Nagorny Karabakh, Transdniestria, and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    CIS leaders adopt military cooperation concept
    Oct16

    CIS leaders adopt military cooperation concept

    DUSHANBE, October 16, 2015, Asia-Plus — The leaders of member nations of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) have signed a statement on combating international terrorism and an agreement on military cooperation through 2020. These two documents were signed among 14 others at a summit of CIS leaders — representing Armenia,...

    Ukraine Elected Non-permanent Member of UN Security Council
    Oct16

    Ukraine Elected Non-permanent Member of UN Security Council

    Ukraine has been elected as a non-permanent member of the Security Council of the United Nations for 2016-2017, with 177 countries voting in favor and 14 countries abstaining. …read more Source:...

    Ceasefire in Donbass by no means peace | Evenimentul Zilei – Romania
    Oct16

    Ceasefire in Donbass by no means peace | Evenimentul Zilei – Romania

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    Why the Tories deserves a fourth term
    Oct16

    Why the Tories deserves a fourth term

    This could be my last Sun column with Stephen Harper serving as Canada’s 22nd prime minister. My hope is that it isn’t. It’s no secret that I’ve been relatively supportive of the Tories’s political agenda. He has run an effective government, for the most part. Our country’s economy is in good shape. Job numbers...

    The End of an Epoch
    Oct16

    The End of an Epoch

    Shock and confusion have been the leitmotif of Western responses to Vladimir Putin’s military moves in Syria. This certainly isn’t the first time the West has been flummoxed. Western political thought on Russia over the past two decades presents a cavalcade of failures of analysis and prediction. The most pathetic was the failure to...