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    Azerbaijani men’s team win European Team Chess Championship
    Nov07

    Azerbaijani men’s team win European Team Chess Championship

    Azerbaijani men’s team have won the European Team Chess Championship held in Crete, Greece. Azerbaijani chess players drew with Ukraine 2-2 in the last round to top the table with 14 points …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Kyrgyzstan is main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan – State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan
    Nov07

    Kyrgyzstan is main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan – State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan

    Tashkent, Nov 6, 2017 / Kabar /. Kyrgyzstan is the main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan among the CIS countries. This is stated in the materials of the State Statistics Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Among the CIS countries the main foreign trade partners are also Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Tajikistan, the share of which make...

    Paradise Papers Reveal Offshore Deals With Apple, Trump Cabinet Member
    Nov07

    Paradise Papers Reveal Offshore Deals With Apple, Trump Cabinet Member

    US Secretary of Commerce, Wilbur Ross addresses delegates at the annual Confederation of British Industry (CBI) conference in east London, on November 6, 2017. Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP Apple’s tax avoidance strategy which shifted profits from one fiscal haven to another. The financial links of a top Trump administration official to Vladimir...

    What was the Jewish role in 1917 Russian Revolution? Moscow museum gives a full picture.
    Nov07

    What was the Jewish role in 1917 Russian Revolution? Moscow museum gives a full picture.

    Jewish organizations during the May Day demonstration at Marsovo Pole in Petrograd, Russia, 1919. (Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center) (JTA) — Of all the many loaded issues tied to the bloody history of Jews in the former Soviet Union, none is as sensitive today in that part of the world as their role in the 1917 revolution that brought the...

    US Commerce Chief Defends Investment in Russian Shipper Linked to Putin Inner Circle
    Nov06

    US Commerce Chief Defends Investment in Russian Shipper Linked to Putin Inner Circle

    U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Monday defended his sizable business links to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle, saying “there is no impropriety.” Ross, a 79-year-old billionaire industrialist, has a 31 percent stake worth $2 million to $10 million in a shipping venture, Navigator Holdings, with connections...

    A Trump Cabinet official has direct business ties to Putin’s inner circle
    Nov06

    A Trump Cabinet official has direct business ties to Putin’s inner circle

    One of those ties includes Putin’s son-in-law. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has business ties to members of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle — but he didn’t properly reveal that information to the government. It turns out that Ross’s investment firm has a 31.5 percent stake in Navigator, a British company...

    Sex under siege: Ukrainian drama uncovers how war affects intimacy
    Nov06

    Sex under siege: Ukrainian drama uncovers how war affects intimacy

    The playwright Natal’ya Vorozhbit’s Bad Roads explores the brutal effects of conflict on personal relationships. Sasha Dugdale reveals the pain of translating its harrowing scenes for a new Royal Court productionWhat happens to people’s personal relationships – and, more specifically, their sexual lives – in a time of conflict?...

    Serbia respects Ukraine’s territorial integrity – minister
    Nov06

    Serbia respects Ukraine’s territorial integrity – minister

    Minister for EU Integration Jadranka Joksimovic said on Monday that Serbia respects the territorial integrity of Ukraine.She also thanked that country for not recognizing Kosovo. …read more Source:...

    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says it’s ‘evil’ to suggest he covered up links to Russia
    Nov06

    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says it’s ‘evil’ to suggest he covered up links to Russia

    Over the weekend, information tied Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to a shipping company connected with Russian oligarchs working closely with Vladimir Putin. The shipper, Navigator Holdings, earns millions of dollars a year transporting gas for one of its top clients, a giant Russian energy company called Sibur, whose owners include the oligarch...

    China’s Oil Investment in Russia Raises Questions
    Nov06

    China’s Oil Investment in Russia Raises Questions

    Nearly two months after the announcement of China’s largest private investment in Russian energy, terms of the deal keep expanding along with questions about how they will play out. On Sept. 8, privately-held CEFC China Energy Company Ltd. said it had agreed to buy a 14.16-percent interest in Russia’s Rosneft oil company for U.S. $9.1...