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    Egypt buys 2 French warships intended for Russia
    Sep23

    Egypt buys 2 French warships intended for Russia

    Egypt is to buy two French warships built for Russia before the sale was cancelled over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    France says Egypt to buy warships after Russia deal scrapped
    Sep23

    France says Egypt to buy warships after Russia deal scrapped

    PARIS: Egypt has agreed to buy two Mistral warships which France built for Russia before scrapping the sale over the Ukraine crisis, the French presidency said in a statement Wednesday. President Francois Hollande and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi “have agreed on the principle and terms and conditions of Egypt’s acquisition...

    Shahriyar Mammadyarov in Quarterfinals of World Chess Cup
    Sep23

    Shahriyar Mammadyarov in Quarterfinals of World Chess Cup

    Baku / 23.09.15 / TURAN: At the World Chess Cup passing in Baku, the participants in quarterfinals have been determined. Among the eight players there is the Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov. Besides him in the ¼ finals there are Peter Svidler (RF), Yi Wei (China), Anish Giri (Netherlands), Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France), Nicaro...

    Ukraine Rejects Rebel Initiative and Threatens Minsk Agreements
    Sep23

    Ukraine Rejects Rebel Initiative and Threatens Minsk Agreements

    23 de septiembre de 2015, 09:00Kiev, Sep 23 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin, rejected flatly today any negotiation to continue implementing the agreements of Minsk beyond 2015, which endangers these understandings as a possible solution to the conflict in Donbass. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Egypt, Not Russia, To Purchase Mistral-Class Ships From France? Talks Underway In Paris Over Massive Military Deal
    Sep23

    Egypt, Not Russia, To Purchase Mistral-Class Ships From France? Talks Underway In Paris Over Massive Military Deal

    Talks are underway in Paris over the sale of two Mistral-class amphibious ships that were initially intended for the Russian navy, but which Egyptian officials have taken an interest in, the French newspaper La Tribune reported, according to Russian state news site Sputnik News. Plans to sell the vessels to Russia were scrapped in 2014 amid...

    Egypt buys 2 warships from France, 2nd big military purchase
    Sep23

    Egypt buys 2 warships from France, 2nd big military purchase

    PARIS (AP) — Egypt has agreed to buy two Mistral-class warships from France, the French government said Wednesday, announcing its second military sale to the economically-strapped country this year.The assault ships, which can each carry 16 helicopter gunships, 700 troops and up to 50 armored vehicles, were originally intended for Russia. France...

    The decline of US power?
    Sep23

    The decline of US power?

    Standing on the Washington Mall at the turn of the new millennium, it was impossible not to be struck by America’s power and global pre-eminence. Victory in the Cold War made it the hegemon in a unipolar world. Few argued when the 20th Century was dubbed the “American Century”, a term first coined in the early 1940s when the...

    Belarus 23rd on global household Internet penetration list
    Sep23

    Belarus 23rd on global household Internet penetration list

    Among the ex-USSR countries only Kazakhstan with its 20th position is ahead of Belarus. Azerbaijan is ranked 26th, Armenia is 35th. Russia and Ukraine are not on the list. …read more Source:...

    Moscow warns against NATO advancement toward Russian borders
    Sep23

    Moscow warns against NATO advancement toward Russian borders

    A top Russian official warns that Russia will take countermeasures to ensure its national security in the face of any NATO advancement toward Russian frontiers. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said “Any expansion of an organization like NATO in the direction of our borders will make it imperative for us to take countermeasures to ensure our own...

    FRANCE – EGYPT: Egypt agrees to buy Mistral warships France built for Russia
    Sep23

    FRANCE – EGYPT: Egypt agrees to buy Mistral warships France built for Russia

    0 Egypt is to buy the two Mistral warships that France built for Russia before scrapping the sale over the conflict in Ukraine. The French government said that no losses would be incurred on the deal. …read more Source: Radio France...