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    5 steps to help Ukraine, end the crisis and restore some stability in Eastern Europe
    Sep24

    5 steps to help Ukraine, end the crisis and restore some stability in Eastern Europe

    Beginning with Russia’s illegal invasion of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula in early 2014, Russia has continued to destabilize Ukraine by fomenting rebellion and spreading the conflict into other regions of the country. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Mr Saakashvili goes to Odessa
    Sep24

    Mr Saakashvili goes to Odessa

    IN THE spring of 2014, as the war in eastern Ukraine’s Donbas region was breaking out, deadly clashes wracked the elegant port city of Odessa. On May 2nd pro-Russian separatists shot at pro-Ukrainian demonstrators from behind police lines. The riot ended in a fire that killed 46 separatists. The city has been largely quiet ever since. Yet...

    Putin preparing to strike Islamic State ‘with or without US’
    Sep24

    Putin preparing to strike Islamic State ‘with or without US’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, determined to strengthen his country’s only military outpost in the Middle East, is preparing to launch unilateral airstrikes against Islamic State from inside Syria if the US rejects his proposal to join forces, two people familiar with the matter said. Mr Putin’s preferred course of action, though,...

    Egypt to purchase two French Mistral warships initially built for Russia
    Sep24

    Egypt to purchase two French Mistral warships initially built for Russia

    Egypt will purchase the two French Mistral warships initially built for Russia, the French presidential office the Elysee said Wednesday. “Egypt agreed on the principle and the terms of the acquisition of the two Mistral-class amphibious assault ships,” the Elysee said in a press release, Xinhua reported. No details on the terms and...

    Russia Fears Prompt Poland To Acquire 104 Military Radars
    Sep24

    Russia Fears Prompt Poland To Acquire 104 Military Radars

    Amid continued tensions over Russia’s involvement in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Poland’s defense ministry has put forth a tender to acquire 104 new reconnaissance radars, Defense News reported. Poland’s announcement late Wednesday comes the same day as reports revealed that Russia was constructing a second large military...

    EU set for gas talks with Ukraine, Russia Friday: Moscow
    Sep24

    EU set for gas talks with Ukraine, Russia Friday: Moscow

    Russia, Ukraine and the European Union are set to resume gas talks in Brussels on Friday aimed at restoring Russian gas supplies to neighboring Ukraine, the Russian energy minister said Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Call on the Mauritanian government to stop the trafficking of women workers to Saudi Arabia.
    Sep24

    Call on the Mauritanian government to stop the trafficking of women workers to Saudi Arabia.

    To: Seyedna Ali Ould Mohamed Khouna, Minister of Labour of Mauritania “In solidarity with these women, I urge your government to ensure:1. Safe repatriation free of cost to any workers;2. Payment of salaries and compensation;3. Suspension of the bilateral agreement until it is revised;4. Thorough investigation of the case and effective...

    Russian Opposition Deputy Expelled From Regional Assembly
    Sep24

    Russian Opposition Deputy Expelled From Regional Assembly

    A lawmaker in Russia’s northwestern Pskov region known for his relentless criticism of the Kremlin has been expelled from the local legislature, a move denounced by the opposition as politically motivated. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s pro-Russia rebels stage rare tank exercises
    Sep24

    Ukraine’s pro-Russia rebels stage rare tank exercises

    Ukraine’s pro-Moscow insurgents showed off their military prowess Thursday by launching exercises involving heavy tanks that Kiev claims they had covertly received from Russia …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia to restart anti-terrorist cooperation with USA
    Sep24

    Russia to restart anti-terrorist cooperation with USA

    US Russian cooperation that had been frozen due to Ukraine conflict has now been reopened dua to the ISIL conflict in Syria …read more Source: World...