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    Russia planes fly out of base in western Syria
    Oct22

    Russia planes fly out of base in western Syria

    HEMEIMEEM AIRBASE, Syria (AP) — Since early Thursday morning, Russian combat jets have been taking off from this base in western Syria, heading out for more of the heavy bombing runs that have allowed Moscow once again to portray itself as a major global player capable of projecting military power far from its borders.The Russian Defense Ministry...

    Russia gives media a look at Syria air operations
    Oct22

    Russia gives media a look at Syria air operations

    HEMEIMEEM AIRBASE, Syria (AP) — Since early Thursday morning, Russian combat jets have been taking off from this base in western Syria, heading out for more of the heavy bombing runs that have allowed Moscow once again to portray itself as a major global player capable of projecting military power far from its borders. The Russian Defense...

    Syria air strikes push Vladimir Putin’s rating to new high
    Oct22

    Syria air strikes push Vladimir Putin’s rating to new high

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s approval rating has hit a record high of almost 90%, primarily as a result of his decision to launch air strikes against Islamist militants in Syria, Russia’s state pollster said on Thursday. VTsIOM, the pollster, said Putin’s rating had reached 89.9 % in October, up from a previous high of...

    Wine makers insist on receiving EU financing
    Oct22

    Wine makers insist on receiving EU financing

    Since the beginning of the Russian embargo, the export of Bulgarian wine to Russia has dwindled by 62% and the Bulgarian alcoholic beverage has been replaced with wine produced in Crimea and Abkhazia, Chairman of the National Wine and Vine Chamber Radoslav Radev said. Against the backdrop of this negative trend the Bulgarian wine producers are...

    Election puts Poland’s ties with EU, Germany at risk
    Oct22

    Election puts Poland’s ties with EU, Germany at risk

    Poland’s general election on Sunday may propel a new nationalist-minded government into European politics, deepening divisions over the migration crisis and straining relations with Berlin, Brussels and Moscow. The Eurosceptic Law and Justice party (PiS), led by former prime minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has toned down its anti-EU rhetoric...

    Moscow dispatches humanitarian convoy to Ukraine’s east
    Oct22

    Moscow dispatches humanitarian convoy to Ukraine’s east

    Russia has sent a humanitarian aid convoy to the residents of Ukraine’s crisis-hit east, where a relatively stable ceasefire is holding following months of fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russia forces. A ministry spokesperson told Russia’s TASS news agency early on Thursday “At 04.00 a.m. Moscow time, the Russian...

    It’s time to rearm Germany and Japan
    Oct22

    It’s time to rearm Germany and Japan

    No issue in next year’s election will have more impact on our day-to-day lives than the Republican pledge to spend hundreds of billions more on the military than will occur in a Democratic administration. Since it’s accompanied by the party’s unanimous opposition to any net increase in federal revenue and a promise to...

    Kazakhstan and Airbus will manufacture satellites in Astana
    Oct22

    Kazakhstan and Airbus will manufacture satellites in Astana

    ALMATY (TCA) — Kazakhstan in cooperation with France’s Airbus is building a spacecraft manufacturing and testing complex in Astana, Novosti-Kazakhstan news agency reported citing Meirbek Moldabekov, deputy head of the Aerospace Committee at Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Investment and Development. “Construction is underway of a spacecraft...

    Putin’s Gift
    Oct22

    Putin’s Gift

    Russia’s sudden, invigorated military posture in Syria has set Western foreign policy pundits on their collective ear. President Vladimir Putin, they say, is further reigniting a cold war with the West, attempting to distract the world from his misdeeds in Ukraine, aggressively reinforcing Russia’s strategic military posture in the...

    Chelsea frustrated in scoreless draw with Dynamo Kiev
    Oct22

    Chelsea frustrated in scoreless draw with Dynamo Kiev

    KIEV Ukraine AP Chelseas Champions League campaign hit more trouble Tuesday in a frustrating 0-0 draw against Dynamo Kiev in Group G Chelsea d …read more Source: The Frontier...