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    Russia ‘wants global action on terrorism’
    Jan11

    Russia ‘wants global action on terrorism’

    Russia wants to fight terrorism jointly with the rest of the world, President Vladimir Putin said. ||| Moscow – Russia wants to fight terrorism jointly with the rest of the world, President Vladimir Putin said in an interview published on Monday, while again accusing the West of exacerbating international crises that had contributed to it....

    Putin: Sanctions are ‘theatre of the absurd’
    Jan11

    Putin: Sanctions are ‘theatre of the absurd’

    In an interview with Germany’s Bild, the Russian president said EU economic measures against Russia “are merely harming both sides” and blames Ukraine for the continuing war. …read more Source:...

    Russia’s ruble tanks on first day of trading after holiday
    Jan11

    Russia’s ruble tanks on first day of trading after holiday

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian ruble has tanked on the first day of trading after a ten-day holiday period as the price of oil continues to decline. The national currency dropped by nearly 2 percent half an hour into trading to 76.1 rubles on Monday at the Moscow stock exchange’s first currency trading session since Dec. 31. Oil prices, the...

    Flaunting Our Ignorance: We’re Looking at You, GOP Candidates
    Jan11

    Flaunting Our Ignorance: We’re Looking at You, GOP Candidates

    It’s more than good ole American anti-intellectualism — we celebrate our ignorance and wear it as a badge of pride. “When did ignorance become a point of view?” the cartoon character Dilbert once asked. It’s a question that has become increasingly resonant these days—especially in our public life, and especially in our political...

    Four more people killed in war-torn eastern Ukraine
    Jan11

    Four more people killed in war-torn eastern Ukraine

    Four people have been killed in renewed fighting in Ukraine’s war-torn east, where government forces are fighting pro-Russians. “Over the last day, two Ukrainian soldiers have been killed,” Ukraine’s military spokesman Oleksandr Motuzyanyk said on Sunday. He said one of the two was killed near the village of Zaitseve, some 55...

    Russian pilot’s “execution” is staged in Ukraine restaurant
    Jan11

    Russian pilot’s “execution” is staged in Ukraine restaurant

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Turkey expected to introduce visa regime for Tajik nationals in summer
    Jan11

    Turkey expected to introduce visa regime for Tajik nationals in summer

    DUSHANBE, January 11, 2016, Asia-Plus – Turkey is reportedly expected to introduce a visa regime for Tajikistan in summer. Some Turkish media outlets, including Milliyet and Hurriyet, reported last week that Turkey will introduce a visa regime for citizens of 89 countries, including Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia,...

    EASA to support development of civil aviation in Azerbaijan
    Jan11

    EASA to support development of civil aviation in Azerbaijan

    EASA has been awarded a €5,000,000-Contract by the European Commission to support the sustainable development of civil aviation in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Republic of Moldova, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, in line with international and European standards. …read more Source:...

    PUTIN: The deterioration of Russia’s relationship with the West is the result of many ‘mistakes’
    Jan11

    PUTIN: The deterioration of Russia’s relationship with the West is the result of many ‘mistakes’

    Daniel Biskup/BILDRussian President Vladimir Putin told the German daily newspaper BILD that he believes Russia’s deteriorating relationship with the West was the result of many “mistakes” made by NATO, the US and Russia after the collapse of the Soviet Union. “We have done everything wrong,” Putin told BILD...

    Bild: Putin says he wants global cooperation against terrorism
    Jan11

    Bild: Putin says he wants global cooperation against terrorism

    MOSCOW: Russia wants to fight terrorism jointly with the rest of the world, President Vladimir Putin said in an interview published on Monday, while again accusing the West of exacerbating international crises that had contributed to it. “We are faced with common threats, and we still want all countries, both in Europe and the whole world, to...