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    Western leaders agreed to extend Russia sanctions by six months
    Nov23

    Western leaders agreed to extend Russia sanctions by six months

    Western leaders who met on the margins of last week’s Group of 20 summit in Turkey agreed to extend sanctions imposed on Russia for its intervention in Ukraine by six months until July of next year, a senior European diplomat told Reuters. …read more Source:...

    Paris, refugees, and Europe’s hard borders
    Nov23

    Paris, refugees, and Europe’s hard borders

    This year was already set to go down as a turning point in the history of Europe’s undeclared war against illegal immigration. And now the November 13 attacks in Paris have thrown fuel on an already incendiary debate. The unprecedented collective disobedience of migrants crossing borders en masse subjected the “fortress” model of border...

    Putin wants to turn page from Ukraine to Syria
    Nov23

    Putin wants to turn page from Ukraine to Syria

    When it comes to relations with Russia, the Kremlin wants the West to choose between sticking by its diplomatic guns on Ukraine or working arm-in-arm in Syria. So far, the EU and U.S. are resisting a zero-sum choice. In the days since the Paris terrorist attacks, senior officials in Washington and European capitals have signalled their reluctance...

    ‘All the terrorists are migrants’
    Nov23

    ‘All the terrorists are migrants’

    BUDAPEST — “Of course it’s not accepted, but the factual point is that all the terrorists are basically migrants,” says Viktor Orbán. “The question is when they migrated to the European Union.” In his office at the Hungarian parliament, the prime minister points toward the flowing Danube. In another era, an aide notes, the Turks followed...

    Nazarbayev Amends Education Law, Introduces Dual Training, Other Changes
    Nov23

    Nazarbayev Amends Education Law, Introduces Dual Training, Other Changes

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed the law “Introducing amendments in legislative acts of Kazakhstan on education” as part of the 100 Concrete Steps Plan, to be effective Jan. 1, 2017, reported the Akorda press service. “The new amendments will...

    Most Of Crimea Still Without Electricity
    Nov23

    Most Of Crimea Still Without Electricity

    About three-quarters of Crimea’s population remained without power on November 23 after four electricity transmission towers were blown up in Ukraine’s Kherson region just north of the peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chelsea head to Israel amid new security fears
    Nov23

    Chelsea head to Israel amid new security fears

    Tel Aviv (AFP) – Chelsea head to Israel amid new security worries in the region as they try to seal a spot in the last 16 of the Champions League against Maccabi Tel Aviv on Tuesday.Jose Mourinho’s team currently sit in second place in Group G and could advance with a victory against the already eliminated Israeli champions provided...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Nov. 23, 2015
    Nov23

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Nov. 23, 2015

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasThe death this week of Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the alleged...

    Ukrainian far-right hold anti-government rally in Kiev
    Nov23

    Ukrainian far-right hold anti-government rally in Kiev

    Ukrainian nationalists have held an anti-government protest in Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Emergency declared in Crimea
    Nov23

    Emergency declared in Crimea

    SEVASTAPOL: Crimea declared a state of emergency on Sunday after its main electricity lines from Ukraine were blown up, leaving the Russian-annexed pe …read more Source: The News...