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    ”Russia is more for me than just a country”. Robert Kocharian
    Feb18

    ”Russia is more for me than just a country”. Robert Kocharian

    Robert Kocharian, president of Armenia (1998-2008) Anna Sous, RFE/RL Date of interview: September 2015 (This interview was conducted in Russian.) Anna Sous: What is your Russia like? What does Russia represent to the second president of independent Armenia and the first president of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic? Robert Kocharian: I had a Russian...

    Housewarming in Syunik region with the support of VivaCell-MTS
    Feb18

    Housewarming in Syunik region with the support of VivaCell-MTS

    The construction activities which started in Darbas village of Syunik region half a year ago have now been completed. The dream of the Karapetyan brothers is fulfilled: the family celebrates housewarming. VivaCell-MTS General Manager Ralph Yirikian and “Fuller Center for Housing Armenia” President Ashot Yeghiazaryan participated in...

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea
    Feb18

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea

    Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic Tatar, is in jail. Last April, when she was seven months pregnant, police grabbed him from the streets of their village because he had taken part in a Tatar protest against Russian annexation of Crimea. She is not allowed to visit […] The post Tatars step up...

    Depleted Man City face Chelsea in FA Cup showdown
    Feb18

    Depleted Man City face Chelsea in FA Cup showdown

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini. Reuters LONDON: The lure of reaching the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time will weigh heavily on Manuel Pellegrini’s mind as Manchester City and Chelsea prepare for a heavyweight FA Cup fifth-round clash on Sunday. With City flying to Ukraine to face Dynamo Kiev just 24 hours after...

    POLITICO Caucus participants: February 2016
    Feb18

    POLITICO Caucus participants: February 2016

    Find the article on POLITICO’s Caucus poll here. Joaquín Almunia, Former Vice President and European Commpetrssioner for Competition, European Commission, Brussels; Former Leader of the Opposition and Minister of Employment, Madrid Petras Austrevicius, Lithuanian MEP, Chairman of delegation for relations with Afghanistan, Vice Chair of...

    Germany Revives Calls for No-Fly Zone in Northern Syria
    Feb18

    Germany Revives Calls for No-Fly Zone in Northern Syria

    MoreTurkey Pushes Case for Ground Operations in Syria as Kurds AdvanceRussia Denies Its Warplanes Hit Hospital in SyriaRussia Accuses West of ‘New Cold War’ Over Syria, Ukraine(DAMASCUS) — Germany revived calls Wednesday for a no-fly zone in northern Syria — an idea that once might have greatly helped the beleaguered rebels and protected...

    To understand Vladimir Putin’s mission in Syria, look at Chechnya and Ukraine
    Feb18

    To understand Vladimir Putin’s mission in Syria, look at Chechnya and Ukraine

    The Chechens fighting in Syria are a testament to Moscow’s strategy of eliminating opponents while talking about diplomacy. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Polish Official Urges NATO to Deploy Troops to Deter Russia
    Feb18

    Polish Official Urges NATO to Deploy Troops to Deter Russia

    Poland’s foreign minister on Wednesday urged NATO to get over its reluctance to deploy troops along its eastern flank, to deter what he says is Russian aggression. Russia’s involvement in Ukraine and its seizure of Crimea nearly two years ago have made other countries along and close to Russian borders feel less secure, including...

    Russia sues Ukraine over 3 billion USD debt
    Feb18

    Russia sues Ukraine over 3 billion USD debt

    Moscow has filed a lawsuit against Ukraine at London’s High Court over Kiev’s 3-billion-U.S.-dollar debt, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said Wednesday. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Jankovic ousts Swiss teen Bencic
    Feb18

    Jankovic ousts Swiss teen Bencic

    Dubai, February 17 Fifth-seeded Belinda Bencic of Switzerland, playing her first week as a top 10 player, was upset 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 by Jelena Jankovic of Serbia in the Dubai Tennis Championships on Tuesday. The ninth-ranked Bencic, 18, who reached last weekend’s final in St Petersburg, Russia, looked physically exhausted by the end of the 2...