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    UK suffering identity crisis on world stage: Study
    Nov10

    UK suffering identity crisis on world stage: Study

    Britain is becoming “increasingly insular and self-absorbed“, as revealed by its impotence in the Syria and Ukraine crises and its “ambivalence“ towards the European Union, a report said on Monday . …read more Source: The Times of...

    The Army wants to boost troop numbers in Europe to counter Russian aggression
    Nov10

    The Army wants to boost troop numbers in Europe to counter Russian aggression

    US military officials have proposed boosting troop numbers in Europe to deter potential Russian aggression across the continent and against NATO members, The Wall Street Journal reports. Currently, the US Army maintains two brigades in Europe. Each brigade has approximately 3,500 soldiers, with an additional brigade based in the US that rotates...

    EU’s foreign affair chief urges Ukraine to speed up anti-corruption reform
    Nov10

    EU’s foreign affair chief urges Ukraine to speed up anti-corruption reform

    Ukraine should speed up implementation of a comprehensive anti-corruption reform to ensure the country’s sustainable development and promote its international status, visiting European Union (EU) foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini here on Monday. …read more Source: Global...

    US to remain in South China Sea
    Nov10

    US to remain in South China Sea

    BY YEGANEH TORBATI Reuters SIMI VALLEY, Calif. – The United States will conduct freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea again, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in a speech on Saturday, although he gave no timeline for any such actions. Carter’s comments, delivered at a defense forum at the Ronald Reagan Presidential...

    Russia Accused of Widespread Doping Program for Athletes
    Nov09

    Russia Accused of Widespread Doping Program for Athletes

    (GENEVA) — Russia’s status as a sports superpower and its participation in track and field events at next year’s Olympics came under threat Monday after a report accused the Russians of widespread, state-supported doping reminiscent of the darkest days of cheating by the former East Germany. The findings by a commission set up by the...

    From Moscow to Mussaria
    Nov09

    From Moscow to Mussaria

    In the inner Tarai region of Nawalparasi, Madhesis belonging to various parties, social organizations and fronts complained about Kathmandu’s apathy towards their agendas. In Palpa, in the hill region many saw the Tarai movement as a divisive one It had been my long dream to visit Russia particularly Moscow, the seat of Kremlin which is so...

    EU says Ukraine would gain ‘credibility’ by beating graft (AFP)
    Nov09

    EU says Ukraine would gain ‘credibility’ by beating graft (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini urged Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Monday to take tougher and more immediate action against corruption as his ex-Soviet country moves closer to Europe. …read more Source: The West...

    Putin Is So Mad At Ukraine That He’s Bombing Syria
    Nov09

    Putin Is So Mad At Ukraine That He’s Bombing Syria

    Former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian was once famously quoted as saying, “The NCAA is so mad at the University of Kentucky that they’re going to put Cleveland State on probation for two more years.” It’s an analogy that could apply to Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is punishing Syria for his failures in...

    UNESCO begins divisive debate on Kosovo membership
    Nov09

    UNESCO begins divisive debate on Kosovo membership

    PARIS (AP) — Members of the U.N. cultural agency narrowly rejected Kosovo’s bid for membership on Monday in a victory for Serbia and Russia and a blow to Kosovo’s mission for global recognition as a state.Most nations that participated in the vote at UNESCO headquarters in Paris favored Kosovo’s membership, with 92...

    Union of Armenians of Ukraine enhances ties with Polish Armenians
    Nov09

    Union of Armenians of Ukraine enhances ties with Polish Armenians

    …read more Source: NEWS.am