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    Putin: ‘We don’t want the USSR back but no one believes us’
    Dec21

    Putin: ‘We don’t want the USSR back but no one believes us’

    MOSCOW: Russia is not trying to bring back the USSR, President Vladimir Putin said in a documentary aired Sunday, but the problem is that “nobody wants to believe it”. Since the beginning of the Ukraine crisis, which saw pro-Russian leader Viktor Yanukovych ousted by pro-European demonstrators, Moscow has accused the West of using “the politics...

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Dec. 21, 2015
    Dec21

    Stratfor’s Global Intelligence: Week of Dec. 21, 2015

    BISHKEK (TCA) — The Times of Central Asia presents to its readers Stratfor’s Global Intelligence, a weekly review of the most important events that happened in the world — from Europe to Middle East to Russia to Central Asia to Afghanistan to China and the Americas. The Week That WasTwo moves out of Washington this week marked the end of an...

    Ukraine revolution ousted pro-Russia government, but ‘cancer of corruption’ remains
    Dec21

    Ukraine revolution ousted pro-Russia government, but ‘cancer of corruption’ remains

    KIEV, Ukraine — As the country prepares to mark — “celebrate” seems much too strong a word — the second anniversary of its democratic revolution, many Ukrainians say they feel the country took a wrong turn after the dramatic, bloody uprising that ousted their pro-Russian government. It was two years … …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatars Slam Turkey Over Aggressive Stance Towards Russia
    Dec21

    Crimean Tatars Slam Turkey Over Aggressive Stance Towards Russia

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Crimean Tatars condemn the anti-Russian policy of the Turkish government and demand urgent moves to resolve the conflict between the two countries, a public movement of the ethnic Tatars living on the Black Sea peninsula said in a resolution on Saturday. …read more Source: Fars News...

    Jenkins: There are plenty of empty cabins yet in the Canadian ark
    Dec21

    Jenkins: There are plenty of empty cabins yet in the Canadian ark

    Canada’s major cities, for most of their lives, have been arks, with people from all over the world, borne on waves of immigration, coming aboard and attempting to live together in close proximity. As often as not, it has been a distant conflict that has propelled those waves. Initially at ports, and nowadays at airports, families and the...

    Where is Russian cash, asks Crimea’s leader
    Dec20

    Where is Russian cash, asks Crimea’s leader

    The Kremlin-appointed prime minister of Crimea has said that the peninsula had not yet received “a single kopek” of the… …read more Source: The...

    Putin Says Russia Will Not ‘Abandon’ Russians In Southeast Ukraine
    Dec20

    Putin Says Russia Will Not ‘Abandon’ Russians In Southeast Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he will not abandon Russians living in southeast Ukraine to what he described as Ukrainian “nationalists.” Putin made the remarks in a documentary due to b …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine: Still hoping for change
    Dec20

    Ukraine: Still hoping for change

    Expectations that sparked a revolution have not been met yet …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine War Freezes Over as State Department Updates Travel Warning
    Dec20

    Ukraine War Freezes Over as State Department Updates Travel Warning

    KYIV, Ukraine—As the Ukraine war approaches its third calendar year, daily skirmishes threaten to unglue a shaky truce. The consequences of Russia’s military pivot to Syria, meanwhile, remain foggy. The U.S. State Department on Monday, Dec. 14, updated its travel warning for Ukraine, urging all U.S. citizens in the eastern Donbas region and...

    It has been a horrible year for IPO performance
    Dec20

    It has been a horrible year for IPO performance

    REUTERS/Valentyn OgirenkoInitial-public-offering performance has been awful in 2015. Most of the big offerings this year are now trading lower than their IPO price. That means investors who bought into these deals in the hope of a rising share price are instead sitting on losses. That’s not something investors want to see. If the deals...