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    Next meeting of contact group on Ukraine scheduled for 13 January
    Dec23

    Next meeting of contact group on Ukraine scheduled for 13 January

    There are plans to hold meetings of the contact group in Minsk on 13, 20, and 27 January 2016. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia’s new Islamic airline takes off _ with a prayer
    Dec23

    Malaysia’s new Islamic airline takes off _ with a prayer

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The short domestic flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s biggest city, begins with a recital of Prophet Muhammad’s supplication before his travel. The passengers — most of them Muslims — cup their hands, as a crew member murmurs a short prayer over the loudspeaker just before takeoff. Malaysia’s...

    Ukraine and insurgents reach 'New Year' truce
    Dec23

    Ukraine and insurgents reach 'New Year' truce

    Ukraine and insurgents have reached a vital “New Year” truce agreement that will go into effect at midnight on Tuesday in the hope of finally ending clashes in the state. …read more Source: VietNam...

    Transatlantic Caucus participants: December 2015
    Dec23

    Transatlantic Caucus participants: December 2015

    Find the article on POLITICO’s Transatlantic Caucus poll here and the full results of the poll here. András Baneth, Director of European Office, Public Affairs Council, Brussels Richard Bergström, Director-General, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA), Brussels Carl Bildt, Former Prime Minister and...

    12 Street Artists Transforming The Walls Of Iran
    Dec23

    12 Street Artists Transforming The Walls Of Iran

    “Graffiti is an absolute crime,” street artist CK1, face obscured by a black-and-white geometric mask, explains in the trailer for “Mutiny of Colours.” The documentary, still in progress and currently raising funds on IndieGogo, follows Iranian street artists spreading freedom, expression and love through visually striking...

    U.S. expanded sanctions hit Russia’s Sberbank, VTB subsidiaries in Kazakhstan
    Dec23

    U.S. expanded sanctions hit Russia’s Sberbank, VTB subsidiaries in Kazakhstan

    The list of sectoral sanctions has added the Banco VTB Africa, VTB subsidiary in Armenia, Austria, Belarus and Ukraine. …read more Source: AKIpress News...

    Boxing: Fury’s potential rivals to fight it out on same card
    Dec23

    Boxing: Fury’s potential rivals to fight it out on same card

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Four fighters seeking a potential showdown for an undisputed heavyweight boxing crown against Britains Tyson Fury will meet on the same New York card on January 16, promoters revealed Tuesday.Undefeated challengers Charles Martin and Vyacheslav Glazkov will fight for the vacant International Boxing Federation world title on...

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine Seeking Free Trade Deal With Israel
    Dec23

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine Seeking Free Trade Deal With Israel

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Kyiv expects to sign a free trade agreement with Israel within the next six months. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, Separatists Agree To Cease-Fire During Holidays
    Dec23

    Ukraine, Separatists Agree To Cease-Fire During Holidays

    Ukraine reached an agreement with pro-Russian separatists for a truce during the Christmas and New Year holidays that went into effect at midnight December 22. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    At the end of 2015, is U.S. national security better off?
    Dec23

    At the end of 2015, is U.S. national security better off?

    JUDY WOODRUFF: So, is the U.S. better off from a national security perspective than it was a year ago? For that, we get the views of two people with extensive foreign policy making experience. Wendy Sherman was undersecretary of state for political affairs during the Obama administration. She was the lead U.S. negotiator to the Iran nuclear...