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    Cult of Stalin sweeps back into Ukraine’s Donetsk rebel ‘republic’
    Oct19

    Cult of Stalin sweeps back into Ukraine’s Donetsk rebel ‘republic’

    Separatists exploit Soviet nostalgia in coal-mining city formerly known as Stalino in bid to cement their Moscow-backed rule – while glossing over Stalin’s atrocities …read more Source: The...

    Belarus a stable bridge between EU and EEU, Richard Sakwa says
    Oct19

    Belarus a stable bridge between EU and EEU, Richard Sakwa says

    Over the past couple of years Belarus has become one of the main mediators between the west and the east in Europe. The image of Alexander Lukashenko has made an amazing transformation from “Europe’s last dictator” into a political figure promoting the Ukrainian peaceful settlement. …read more Source:...

    Stalin portraits and Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine’s rebel regions
    Oct19

    Stalin portraits and Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine’s rebel regions

    The portraits, adorning a main square, seem to go down well with one young woman walking past. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Joseph Stalin Portraits and Soviet Nostalgia Rule in Ukraine’s Rebel Regions
    Oct19

    Joseph Stalin Portraits and Soviet Nostalgia Rule in Ukraine’s Rebel Regions

    Three portraits of former Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin are on display in the centre of Donetsk, the rebel capital of eastern Ukraine, as the separatist authorities fuel a mood of Soviet nostalgia. …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Military Is Muscling Into the Arctic
    Oct19

    Russia’s Military Is Muscling Into the Arctic

    Russia has been cranking up its military presence in the Arctic as relations with the West worsen over Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    The Brits fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Oct19

    The Brits fighting in eastern Ukraine

    The British men fighting with pro-Russian rebels in Eastern Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Stalin portraits and Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine’s rebel regions
    Oct19

    Stalin portraits and Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine’s rebel regions

    DONETSK, Ukraine – Three portraits of former Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin are on display in the centre of Donetsk, the rebel capital of eastern Ukraine, as the separatist authorities fuel a mood of Soviet nostalgia.The portraits, adorning a main square, seem to go down well with one young woman walking past.”I think the portraits of...

    Stalin portraits and Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine’s rebel regions (AFP)
    Oct19

    Stalin portraits and Soviet nostalgia rule in Ukraine’s rebel regions (AFP)

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

    CIS Leaders’ Meeting in Burabai Addresses Security Challenges
    Oct19

    CIS Leaders’ Meeting in Burabai Addresses Security Challenges

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. BURABAI – President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev chaired a meeting of the Heads of State Council of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) in Burabai, Kazakhstan, on Oct. 16, which focused intensively on security challenges such as terrorism. The...

    Major World Economic Trends and Kazakhstan’s Anti-Crisis Strategy
    Oct19

    Major World Economic Trends and Kazakhstan’s Anti-Crisis Strategy

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. The world economy, according to the latest estimates, greatly slowed its growth pace, which is significantly below expectations. In June 2015, the World Bank published its data on global growth in 2014, which it estimated to be only 2.6 percent, while the...