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    Russia sends new cruise missile ship Zeleny Dol to Syria: Report
    Feb13

    Russia sends new cruise missile ship Zeleny Dol to Syria: Report

    The Russian Navy has dispatched a new warship equipped with cruise missiles to the Mediterranean, with reports saying that it is bound for Syria.The Russian Defense Ministry’s head of Black Sea Fleet’s information department said on Saturday that the Zeleny Dol Buyan-M class corvette, armed with Kalibr anti-ship missiles, departed for...

    Syria ground operations can happen
    Feb13

    Syria ground operations can happen

    Turkey and Saudi Arabia could launch a ground operation against Islamic State jihadists in Syria, the Turkish foreign minister said yesterday, as Russian prime minister yesterday said the simmering East-West tensions over Middle East and Ukraine have plunged the world into a “new Cold War”. The coordinated plans by Riyadh and Ankara, who...

    West is rekindling Cold War, Russian PM says
    Feb13

    West is rekindling Cold War, Russian PM says

    Dmitry Medvedev said sanctions imposed after Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea and new moves by NATO “only aggravate” tensions …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Kerry Reaffirms US Support for Europe on Ukraine, Refugees
    Feb13

    Kerry Reaffirms US Support for Europe on Ukraine, Refugees

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has affirmed the strong bond between the United States and Europe, saying the United States has “a profound interest” in its strength and success as it faces new ten …read more Source: Big News...

    Russian PM: West has Re-Started Cold War
    Feb13

    Russian PM: West has Re-Started Cold War

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has accused the West of restarting the Cold War, speaking at a security conference in Germany where Ukraine is high on the agenda. Medvedev told delegates Saturd …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia warns of new Cold War
    Feb13

    Russia warns of new Cold War

    Violence in eastern Ukraine is intensifying and Russian-backed rebels have moved heavy weaponry back to the front line, international monitors warned on Saturday as Moscow responded by accusing Kiev … …read more Source: The...

    Iranian wrestlers eye 3 Kiev gold medals
    Feb13

    Iranian wrestlers eye 3 Kiev gold medals

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    World has slipped into ‘new Cold War’: Russian PM
    Feb13

    World has slipped into ‘new Cold War’: Russian PM

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Saturday that strains between Russia and the West have plunged the world into a “new Cold War”. With tensions high over the lingering Ukraine conflict and Russia s backing of the Syrian regime, Medvedev said: “All that s left is an unfriendly policy of NATO against Russia”. “We can say it even more...

    Libyans intercept suspected fuel-smuggling ship
    Feb13

    Libyans intercept suspected fuel-smuggling ship

    TRIPOLI (AFP) – The Libyan coastguard on Saturday intercepted a ship with a 12-man foreign crew that it said was smuggling diesel and escorted it to the marine base in Tripoli.The coastguard was conducting a reconnaissance mission when it intercepted the tanker carrying about 1.66 million litres of diesel, coastguard official Abu Ajila told...

    After 1,000-year split, pope and Russian patriarch embrace in Cuba
    Feb13

    After 1,000-year split, pope and Russian patriarch embrace in Cuba

    Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill embraced and kissed on Friday in a historic meeting, uniting to issue a global appeal for the protection of Christians under assault in the Middle East. Nearly 1,000 years after the Eastern and Western branches of Christianity split apart, the meeting at an airport terminal in Cuba was the first...