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    Kremlin slams White House over Putin corruption claim
    Jan29

    Kremlin slams White House over Putin corruption claim

    The Kremlin on Friday lashed out at the White House after it backed up an allegation from the US Treasury that President Vladimir Putin is corrupt. US Treasury acting under secretary for terrorism and financial intelligence Adam Szubin said in a BBC documentary aired Monday that Putin was a “picture of corruption”. White House...

    European Court delivered 8 judgements against Armenia last year
    Jan29

    European Court delivered 8 judgements against Armenia last year

    The 2015 statistics of the European Court of Human Rights has been published. According to the report, in all countries of the Council of Europe, there were a total of 823 judgments in 2015, of which 692 (84%) found at least one violation of the convention. The States with the highest number of judgments finding at least one violation of the...

    Putin’s Angels: the bikers battling for Russia in Ukraine
    Jan29

    Putin’s Angels: the bikers battling for Russia in Ukraine

    They were anarchic petrolheads and now they’re the Russian president’s henchmen: meet the Night Wolves, Moscow’s most infamous motorcycle gangA rumble of artillery prompts the biker gang to pause inside their stronghold. It has been some time since the rebel-held city of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine, on the war-torn fringes of...

    The Night Wolves: Putin’s motorbiking militia of Luhansk – video
    Jan29

    The Night Wolves: Putin’s motorbiking militia of Luhansk – video

    The Night Wolves are Russia’s largest and most notorious biker gang, fiercely loyal to Vladimir Putin, and say they are motivated by Christianity and patriotism. Their base in Luhansk, east Ukraine, resembles a set from Mad Max. Inside their stronghold, the Night Wolves open up about the families they left behindWARNING: CONTAINS STRONG...

    Air Base Suspended, Seeking Support in Asia and Africa, Belarusian Studies – Ostrogorski Centre Digest
    Jan29

    Air Base Suspended, Seeking Support in Asia and Africa, Belarusian Studies – Ostrogorski Centre Digest

    Lukashenka in Vietnam. Photo: pinsknews.by In December and January the Ostrogorski Centre analysts are busy analysing Minsk’s complicated games in foreign policy and security affairs, finalising the most recent issue of the Journal of Belarusian Studies and organising a conference on Belarusian studies. It appears that Belarus continues to...

    Italy is set up for a showdown with the European Union
    Jan29

    Italy is set up for a showdown with the European Union

    Reuters/Giampiero SpositoThe gap is widening between Rome and Brussels. The reasons are both diverging interests and increasing domestic pressure on the government. But how far will this fight go in 2016? A year ago, Italy was widely thought to be on the right path by EU leaders. Matteo Renzi, a member of the Democratic Party appointed as Prime...

    Russian Propaganda in Europe
    Jan29

    Russian Propaganda in Europe

    Recently Russia has been carrying out active propaganda in Europe targeting the refugees. The purpose is provoking the activation of right extremist forces which “show their support” to the Russian president Vladimir Putin. Putin’s European Fascists It has long been known that Russian president Vladimir Putin’s policies are approved...

    Republican Candidates Blast Away at Cruz in Final GOP Debate Before Iowa Caucuses
    Jan29

    Republican Candidates Blast Away at Cruz in Final GOP Debate Before Iowa Caucuses

    Remaining candidates use formal debate to take aim at Ted Cruz while Trump hosts dual event and cedes spotlight to opponents. Donald Trump found himself sidelined for the first time from a televised presidential debate on Thursday, ceding the stage to his Republican opponents in a high-stakes gamble less than three days before the Iowa caucuses....

    General Outline of Discourse on External Security and Threat in Armenian Mass Media towards 2016
    Jan29

    General Outline of Discourse on External Security and Threat in Armenian Mass Media towards 2016

    “We are all hostages of media intoxication, induced to believe in the war…, and confined to the simulacrum of war as though confined to quarters. We are already all strategic hostages in situ (Latin-in its original place); our site is the screen on which we are virtually bombarded day by day.” This description by Jean Baudrillard, famous...

    Canada to seek closer ties with Russia despite Ukraine: Foreign Minister
    Jan29

    Canada to seek closer ties with Russia despite Ukraine: Foreign Minister

    “If we don’t engage with Russia we don’t help Ukraine (and) we don’t help Canada’s interests,” Foreign Minister Stephane Dion said. …read more Source:...