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    Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges
    Feb14

    Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges

    MUNICH: 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 of violating a peace deal. In the latest… …read more Source: The News...

    The world’s jet setters have noticed some of their people are missing
    Feb14

    The world’s jet setters have noticed some of their people are missing

    ReutersThere are people in the world who rarely stay in one place. They’re the executives, the entrepreneurs, and the global citizens who feel just as comfortable in Dubai as they do in Shanghai. Call them your global jet setters, if you like. And in 2016 they’ve started to notice that some members of their group have gone missing —...

    Libyan Government in Tripoli Seizes Tanker, Alleges Smuggling of Gasoline
    Feb14

    Libyan Government in Tripoli Seizes Tanker, Alleges Smuggling of Gasoline

    The coast guard of Libya’s self-declared government has seized a foreign tanker that it says was smuggling nearly 2 million liters of gasoline. Officials in Tripoli identified the tanker as the Captain Kahayyam and said the coast guard intercepted it Friday. The tanker’s crew is from Azerbaijan, Turkey and Ukraine. It was unclear...

    Russia sanctions to remain until Minsk deal fully implemented: US
    Feb13

    Russia sanctions to remain until Minsk deal fully implemented: US

    John Kerry says sanctions against Russia will continue as long as Moscow does not fully implement the Minsk peace deal in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Kerry criticizes Russia’s ‘repeated aggression’ in Ukraine, Syria
    Feb13

    Kerry criticizes Russia’s ‘repeated aggression’ in Ukraine, Syria

    In a speech at the Munich Security Conference, Kerry said Russia is defying the will of the international community with its support for separatists in eastern Ukraine and its military intervention in Syria on behalf of President Bashar Assad. “To date, the vast majority, in our opinion, of Russia’s attacks have been against legitimate...

    World has slipped back into Cold War, Russia warns
    Feb13

    World has slipped back into Cold War, Russia warns

    Munich // The world has plunged into a “new Cold War”, the Russian premier said on Saturday, as East-West tensions over Syria and Ukraine dominated a gathering of world leaders in Germany.US Secretary of State John Kerry told the Munich Security Conference that Russia must stop targeting moderate rebels in Syria and pull its troops...

    Don’t Model Russian Rapprochement on Iran Deal
    Feb13

    Don’t Model Russian Rapprochement on Iran Deal

    Ending sanctions on Russia wouldn’t be a “win-win.” For Ukraine, it’d be a disaster. …read more Source:...

    West rekindling Cold War: Russian PM
    Feb13

    West rekindling Cold War: Russian PM

    MOSCOW: Russia’s prime minister accused the West on Saturday of rekindling the Cold War, telling a meeting of top defense officials, diplomats and national leaders that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the Nato alliance “only aggravate” tensions. The world has plunged into a “new Cold War,” the Russian...

    Russian Prime Minister Says ‘We Have Slid Back To A New Cold War’
    Feb13

    Russian Prime Minister Says ‘We Have Slid Back To A New Cold War’

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Saturday that relations between Russia and the West have deteriorated to the point that they may have fallen into a new cold war and that sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea has served only to aggravate tensions.”NATO’s policy with regard to Russia has remained unfriendly and...

    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...