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    Republican Candidates Blast Away at Cruz in Final GOP Debate Before Iowa Caucuses
    Jan29

    Republican Candidates Blast Away at Cruz in Final GOP Debate Before Iowa Caucuses

    Remaining candidates use formal debate to take aim at Ted Cruz while Trump hosts dual event and cedes spotlight to opponents. Donald Trump found himself sidelined for the first time from a televised presidential debate on Thursday, ceding the stage to his Republican opponents in a high-stakes gamble less than three days before the Iowa caucuses....

    General Outline of Discourse on External Security and Threat in Armenian Mass Media towards 2016
    Jan29

    General Outline of Discourse on External Security and Threat in Armenian Mass Media towards 2016

    “We are all hostages of media intoxication, induced to believe in the war…, and confined to the simulacrum of war as though confined to quarters. We are already all strategic hostages in situ (Latin-in its original place); our site is the screen on which we are virtually bombarded day by day.” This description by Jean Baudrillard, famous...

    Canada to seek closer ties with Russia despite Ukraine: Foreign Minister
    Jan29

    Canada to seek closer ties with Russia despite Ukraine: Foreign Minister

    “If we don’t engage with Russia we don’t help Ukraine (and) we don’t help Canada’s interests,” Foreign Minister Stephane Dion said. …read more Source:...

    Top 10 moments of the GOP debate
    Jan29

    Top 10 moments of the GOP debate

    There was a Donald Trump-sized void in the Republican debate lineup tonight. The New York billionaire and Republican front-runner followed through on his boycott of the event, sponsored by Fox News, and held his own rally nearby. Without him there, the sparring was gentler and even, at times, friendly. Here’s a rundown of the most memorable...

    Best mushers to gather for dog sledding festival in Logoisk District
    Jan29

    Best mushers to gather for dog sledding festival in Logoisk District

    “Partaking in the races will be the best mushers from Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine and other countries,” specialists said. …read more Source:...

    Oil crash has economic benefits but geopolitical risks for US
    Jan29

    Oil crash has economic benefits but geopolitical risks for US

    NEW YORK (AFP) – The oil price crash is mostly a godsend for the United States, delivering American consumers and businesses cheaper gasoline prices while hobbling the economies of adversaries like Russia.But analysts say that the longer the oil price stays so low, the greater the chances it will generate new geopolitical problems that...

    Tear in ligaments force Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne to sit out for about 10 weeks
    Jan29

    Tear in ligaments force Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne to sit out for about 10 weeks

    Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne will be out for about 10 weeks after tearing ankle and knee ligaments in Wednesday’s League Cup semi-final win against Everton, he tweeted on Thursday. “Just got back from the specialist. I’ll be out for around 10 weeks,” wrote the Belgium international, who will miss the...

    World’s most visited cities: Hong Kong top, London second, Rio climbs but Kiev falls
    Jan29

    World’s most visited cities: Hong Kong top, London second, Rio climbs but Kiev falls

    Hong Kong however, which hosted 27.7 million visitors in 2014, representing an increase of 8.2%, retained top spot in the 100-strong list for the sixth consecutive year. Nearly 17.4 million foreigners visited London in 2014. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Bill Calls For Speedy Citizenship For Foreigners In Ukrainian Forces
    Jan29

    Bill Calls For Speedy Citizenship For Foreigners In Ukrainian Forces

    Lawmakers in Kyiv have approved draft legislation simplifying the process for foreigners to obtain Ukrainian citizenship if they have served in Ukraine’s army. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    How to Avoid War With Russia
    Jan29

    How to Avoid War With Russia

    Andrey Bezrukov, Mikhail Mamonov, Sergey Markedonov, Andrey Sushentsov Security, The year ahead could bring conflict or cooperation in these key areas. Much has been said recently about the unpredictability of Russian foreign policy, and the resulting uncertainty. In reality, Moscow’s interests are quite limited and focused on its near...