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    The pictures that marked the strongest “players” of 2015
    Jan03

    The pictures that marked the strongest “players” of 2015

    Some images that political leaders would like to forget, since they are shown in awkward moments. Angela Merkel’s selfie with refugees, Obama’s ice cream and FEMEN protester’s attack to Draghi are among the pictures of 2015. 1. The thong that attacked Draghi On April 22, 2015 a 22-year-old FEMEN protester caused panic attacking...

    Best of the NS in 2015: World
    Jan03

    Best of the NS in 2015: World

    Our best pieces from the past year. In this selection, our favourite writing about world affairs. Russia vs the west: the consequences of Putin’s invasion of Ukraine By Elizabeth Pond Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has destroyed the peace in Europe for a generation. What the west can learn from Japan’s “lost decades” By Roland...

    EU-Ukraine deal triggers new clashes
    Jan03

    EU-Ukraine deal triggers new clashes

    The European Union (EU) and Ukraine have started applying the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) from Friday which formed part of the Association Agreement signed in June 2014. …read more Source: The...

    Putin names U.S. among threats in new Russian security strategy
    Jan03

    Putin names U.S. among threats in new Russian security strategy

    Relations between Russia and the West reached a low after Russian forces annexed the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in March 2014 …read more Source: Al...

    World briefs: Ukraine bans food imports from Russia
    Jan03

    World briefs: Ukraine bans food imports from Russia

    MOSCOW — Ukraine says it will introduce a wide-ranging ban on food imports from Russia in a week, a response to Russia’s ban on food products from Ukraine. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine To Ban Russian Food Imports
    Jan03

    Ukraine To Ban Russian Food Imports

    Ukraine has announced it will ban food products from Russia starting on January 10,a response to a similar ban by Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian President Vladimir Putin names US as threat in new security strategy
    Jan03

    Russian President Vladimir Putin names US as threat in new security strategy

    Russian President Vladimir Putin looks on as he delivers his annual New Year address to the nation in Moscow, Russia, December 31, 2015. (Reuters) A new appraisal names the United States as one of the threats to Russia’s national security for the first time, a sign of how relations with the west have deteriorated in recent years. The...

    News of the day from across the globe, Jan. 3
    Jan03

    News of the day from across the globe, Jan. 3

    Thousands of people attended funerals Saturday in the West Bank for Palestinians killed in violence over the past few months. The burials came a day after Israel transferred 23 bodies of Palestinians it says were involved in the current wave of attacks. In October, Israel began withholding the bodies of suspected attackers as a tactic to crack...

    New changes in UN Security Council may serve Palestinian cause: official
    Jan03

    New changes in UN Security Council may serve Palestinian cause: official

    RAMALLAH, Jan. 2 — The new changes in the United Nations Security Council may serve the Palestinian cause, a senior official in Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) said on Saturday. “The Palestinian leadership is looking forward to exploiting the new changes in the structure of the Security Council to apply with several bids related to...

    Over 400,000 Ukrainians ready to integrate into Russian society
    Jan03

    Over 400,000 Ukrainians ready to integrate into Russian society

    MOSCOW, Jan. 2 — Over 400,000 Ukrainian refugees in Russia are waiting to be integrated into the Russian society, the Federal Migration Service (FMS) said Saturday. More than 1.3 million displaced Ukrainians have contacted FMS since the start of the armed conflict in southeastern Ukraine in April 2014. Over 419,000 have filed asylum claims,...