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    Lukashenko: Belarus’ biggest achievements are peace and social tranquility
    Oct05

    Lukashenko: Belarus’ biggest achievements are peace and social tranquility

    “Today the globe is shattered by bloody conflicts. Even our neighbors, fraternal Ukrainians, are involved in the internecine warfare. Dozens of thousands of people run from that war, including to Belarus. Stories of refugees are horrifying,” the head of state noted. …read more Source:...

    Kazakh B-Boy Wins Red Bull Breakdancing Eastern European Final
    Oct05

    Kazakh B-Boy Wins Red Bull Breakdancing Eastern European Final

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Nikolai Chernikov, also known as Killa Kolya, won the Eastern Europe final of the Red Bull BC One breakdancing competition held in Tbilisi, Georgia on Sept. 5. He will represent Kazakhstan at the world final in Rome on Nov. 14. Nikolai Chernikov, also...

    Russia’s Air Campaign No Different From Assad’s
    Oct05

    Russia’s Air Campaign No Different From Assad’s

    For more than a year, Syrian insurgents and civilians in rebellious areas in the war-torn country have been enduring a reign of terror from the skies with President Bashar al-Assad’s aircraft dropping cheaply produced improvised “barrel bombs” on them. Now they’re coming under attack from Russian bombers firing so-called “dumb...

    Nazarbayev, Obama Reaffirm Strategic Partnership During New York Meeting
    Oct05

    Nazarbayev, Obama Reaffirm Strategic Partnership During New York Meeting

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NEW YORK – Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev and U.S. President Barack Obama had a bilateral meeting in New York on Sept. 29 to discuss international issues and bilateral trade, investment, energy and security cooperation. The meeting took place on the...

    Russia is conducting ‘asymmetric warfare’ in Syria: Britain’s Hammond
    Oct05

    Russia is conducting ‘asymmetric warfare’ in Syria: Britain’s Hammond

    Russia is engaged in “classic asymmetric warfare” in Syria by using its military clout to prop up President Bashar al-Assad while saying it is attacking Islamic State militants, Britain’s foreign minister said on Sunday. Russia last week began striking targets in Syria – a dramatic escalation of foreign involvement in the...

    Russia’s airstrikes in Syria playing well at home; reclaiming global power status
    Oct05

    Russia’s airstrikes in Syria playing well at home; reclaiming global power status

    A demonstrator holds a picture depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin during a protest against Russian military operations in Syria, in Istanbul, Turkey. AP Photo Whatever effect Russia’s airstrikes are having on the ground in Syria, their impact at home is clear: They prove to Russians that their country is showing up the United States...

    IMF boosts Ukraine eurobond sale as growth darkens
    Oct05

    IMF boosts Ukraine eurobond sale as growth darkens

    An IMF mission said that authorities look forward to broad participation of eurobond holders in Ukraine’s recently launched debt exchange. …read more Source:...

    ‘He Was Controlled by Terrible Thoughts’: Jordanian Official Says His Son Joined Islamic State, Carried Out Suicide Attack
    Oct05

    ‘He Was Controlled by Terrible Thoughts’: Jordanian Official Says His Son Joined Islamic State, Carried Out Suicide Attack

    AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A Jordanian parliament member said he learned from Islamic State-linked media that his son carried out a suicide attack in Iraq, three months after dropping out of medical school and joining the extremist group. This image posted on a militant website on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, which has been verified and is consistent with...

    Syria’s Assad: Middle East Would Collapse if Russian Airstrikes Fail
    Oct04

    Syria’s Assad: Middle East Would Collapse if Russian Airstrikes Fail

    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Sunday that the whole Middle East would be destroyed if Russia’s aerial bombardment of militants opposed to his regime does not succeed. “The alliance between Russia, Syria, Iraq and Iran must succeed or else the whole region will be destroyed,” Assad told Iranian state television. But he...

    ISIL suicide bomber’s father says son was brainwashed
    Oct04

    ISIL suicide bomber’s father says son was brainwashed

    Jordanian MP Mazen Dalaeen’s son Mohamed left his life as a medical student in Ukraine to join armed group in Iraq. …read more Source: AL...