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    Dion says re-engaging with Iran, Russia in Canada’s self-interest
    Jan28

    Dion says re-engaging with Iran, Russia in Canada’s self-interest

    Canada stands to gain by engaging with Russia and Iran, and will shoot itself in the foot if it doesn’t. That was Foreign Affairs Minister Stéphane Dion’s assessment Thursday, as he gave a sweeping preview of how the Liberal government plans to work with the rest of the world. Speaking at a foreign policy event hosted by the...

    Betraying Magnitsky
    Jan28

    Betraying Magnitsky

    Last week, an official British inquiry concluded that the 2006 murder of the exiled Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko by polonium poisoning was ordered by the head of the FSB, “probably” with the approval of President Vladimir Putin. Despite the dramatic accusation, the report, by Sir Robert Owen, added little to what was already known—that a...

    In Ukraine: Village named ‘Land of the Twins’ has record-breaking 122 twins
    Jan28

    In Ukraine: Village named ‘Land of the Twins’ has record-breaking 122 twins

    A village in Ukraine has been branded the 'Land of the Twins' because it has a record-breaking 122 twins living there. A village in Ukraine has been branded the ‘Land of the Twins’ because it has a record-breaking 122 twins living there.Mirror UK reported that the village of Velikaya Kopanya in south-west Ukraine’s...

    Vladimir unbound
    Jan28

    Vladimir unbound

    CHANTS of “Russia without Putin!” echoed through Moscow four years ago. Vladimir Putin’s choreographed return to the presidency and vote tampering in parliamentary elections brought thousands to the streets; his approval ratings fell to 63%. But after the annexation of Crimea in 2014, those ratings soared to nearly 90% and have not come...

    NATO mulls first Russia talks since 2014: Stoltenberg
    Jan28

    NATO mulls first Russia talks since 2014: Stoltenberg

    NATO head Jens Stoltenberg confirmed Jan. 28 that the alliance is discussing whether to hold its first formal talks with Russia since 2014 when the Ukraine crisis plunged relations into a deep freeze …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    NATO mulls first Russia talks since 2014: Stoltenberg
    Jan28

    NATO mulls first Russia talks since 2014: Stoltenberg

    NATO head Jens Stoltenberg confirmed Jan. 28 that the alliance is discussing whether to hold its first formal talks with Russia since 2014 when the Ukraine crisis plunged relations into a deep freeze …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    European Union Court Throws Out Sanctions Against 5 Ukraine Old Guard
    Jan28

    European Union Court Throws Out Sanctions Against 5 Ukraine Old Guard

    An EU court on Thursday annulled European Union sanctions against five Ukrainians, including two former prime ministers, because the bloc had wrongly found them at fault over embezzling state funds. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijan U-21 football team win Antalya Cup VİDEO
    Jan28

    Azerbaijan U-21 football team win Antalya Cup VİDEO

    The Azerbaijan national under-21 football team have become the winner of the Antalya Cup. The Azerbaijani footballers defeated Ukraine 2-1, Saudi Arabia 3-0, Albania 4-0 and Bahrain 4-0 …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Hackers are hitting Israel’s energy sector with a ‘severe cyber attack’
    Jan28

    Hackers are hitting Israel’s energy sector with a ‘severe cyber attack’

    REUTERS / Samantha SaisIsrael’s Electricity Authority has been under a “sever cyberattack” since Monday, according to the country’s energy minister. Yuval Steinitz told The Times of Israel a virus had been identified in the energy department, and software that was already in place was working to neutralize it. Though the...

    Ali Hasanov: Azerbaijan’s long-term strategy envisages new development stage
    Jan28

    Ali Hasanov: Azerbaijan’s long-term strategy envisages new development stage

    Political crisis observed in some parts of the world, worsening of confrontation between various poles, numerous conflicts from Syria to Ukraine and active participation of global forces in them, relate to a number of factors that cause the deepening of the global crisis, Azerbaijani president’s aide for public and political affairs Ali...