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    Giorgio Gomelsky, Rock Producer Who Gave the Rolling Stones Their Start, Dies at 81
    Jan15

    Giorgio Gomelsky, Rock Producer Who Gave the Rolling Stones Their Start, Dies at 81

    Mr. Gomelsky, who was born on a ship going from Ukraine to Italy, also worked with the Yardbirds early in their career. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine pushing for return of Crimea
    Jan15

    Ukraine pushing for return of Crimea

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he is seeking help from the EU and the US in securing the return of Crimea to Ukrainian sovereignty. The… …read more Source:...

    Hidden sting raises costs for Ukraine in Russian trade war
    Jan15

    Hidden sting raises costs for Ukraine in Russian trade war

    KIEV, Ukraine — With the conflict in Ukraine already having ravaged bilateral trade, Russia canceling a free-trade pact with its former ally wasn’t seen as a big danger. But there was a twist. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Nazarbayev, Poroshenko Discuss Situation in Ukraine, Bilateral Ties
    Jan15

    Nazarbayev, Poroshenko Discuss Situation in Ukraine, Bilateral Ties

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev spoke by telephone Jan. 12 with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, the Akorda press service reported. The presidents exchanged opinions on the situation in southeastern Ukraine. Nazarbayev called for a compromise...

    Obama’s ‘slippery slope’ delusion
    Jan15

    Obama’s ‘slippery slope’ delusion

    In his State of the Union address, President Barack Obama sounded a familiar and somewhat defensive theme about the Islamic State. Let’s not overreact, he said, against “masses of fighters on the back of pickup trucks and twisted souls plotting in apartments or garages … [who] do not threaten our national existence.” To intensify the fight...

    Lavrov and Kerry to meet in Zurich for Syria talks
    Jan15

    Lavrov and Kerry to meet in Zurich for Syria talks

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet in Zurich on Tuesday next week for talks on Syria and Ukraine. …read more Source: VietNam...

    Azerbaijan agrees with 3 countries on preferential cargo traffic tariffs
    Jan15

    Azerbaijan agrees with 3 countries on preferential cargo traffic tariffs

    BAKU. KAZINFORM – Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Georgia and Ukraine signed a protocol on setting competitive preferential tariffs for cargo transportation via the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route. …read more Source:...

    Obama, Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria: White House
    Jan15

    Obama, Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria: White House

    US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke by telephone on Thursday, discussing crises in Ukraine and Syria, the White House said. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Georgia sign protocol on reduced fare for freight transportation: media
    Jan15

    Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Georgia sign protocol on reduced fare for freight transportation: media

    The Trans-Caspian international transport route runs through China, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey, further going to Europe. …read more Source: AKIpress News...

    The Tempting of Bernie Sanders
    Jan15

    The Tempting of Bernie Sanders

    The front-runner for the Democratic nomination is beset by scandal, trailing (some) Republicans in general-election polling, and at risk of losing to her socialist rival in the earliest two states. That same socialist rival is arguably technically further to the left than Donald Trump is to the right, he has higher polling averages than Trump,...