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    Opinion: Syria – a Study in International Cynicism
    Jan06

    Opinion: Syria – a Study in International Cynicism

    If all goes well, the latest diplomatic manoeuvre on Syria will take place sometime this month. However, what one can expect from the forthcoming session which is unanimously endorsed by the United Nations Security Council, is far from certain. The first thing to know about the proposed diplomatic exercise is that it is only tangentially related...

    World Disorder in the New Year
    Jan06

    World Disorder in the New Year

    Stephen F. CohenCivil, terrorist, and trade wars are now destabilizing the international order, abetted by the US-Russian Cold War. …read more Source: The...

    Malaysia Airlines lifts bag ban on Europe flights after backlash on social media
    Jan06

    Malaysia Airlines lifts bag ban on Europe flights after backlash on social media

    KUALA LUMPUR // Malaysia Airlines on Wednesday lifted a much-criticised ban on checking in baggage on flights to Paris and Amsterdam, just one day after limiting bags to lighten the plane and save fuel.The airline had banned check-in baggage for Tuesday and Wednesday flights to the two European cities due to “unseasonably strong headwinds” on a...

    Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan discuss transit transportation
    Jan06

    Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan discuss transit transportation

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    U.S. Navy commander says nuclear force key to U.S. survival
    Jan06

    U.S. Navy commander says nuclear force key to U.S. survival

    Robert Burns of the Associated Press has this article of interest: In his blueprint for a stronger Navy, the sea service’s new top boss, Adm. John M. Richardson, is blunt about what he thinks matters most: nuclear punch. Battling terrorists is today’s problem, but in looking toward a farther horizon, Richardson wants a Navy built to...

    Belarus Endorses Political Solution to Ukrainian Conflict
    Jan06

    Belarus Endorses Political Solution to Ukrainian Conflict

    06 de enero de 2016, 10:38Minsk, Jan 6 (Prensa Latina) The Foreign Ministry of Belarus endorsed the need for a political settlement of the conflict in Ukraine and the compliance with the agreements made on Minsk on the part of the warring parties, highlighted an annual report on foreign policy. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Ukraine Officials Call For Coca-Cola Boycott Following Map Blunder
    Jan06

    Ukraine Officials Call For Coca-Cola Boycott Following Map Blunder

    Ukrainian lawmakers have called for a boycott on Coca-Cola products after the company published a map of Russia on social media that included the annexed Crimean peninsula as part of Russia’s territory. Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in March 2014 after pro-European protesters toppled Ukraine’s pro-Russian government of then...

    Orthodox Christians celebrate Epiphany
    Jan06

    Orthodox Christians celebrate Epiphany

    Orthodox Christianity celebrates the birth and baptism of JesusIn Russia, Serbia, Ukraine and other Orthodox countries that observe a different religious calendar, it’s Christmas Eve Roman Catholics and Protestants celebrate story of the wise men who followed a star to Jesus’ cradle … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The...

    Orthodox Christians celebrate Epiphany
    Jan06

    Orthodox Christians celebrate Epiphany

    Orthodox Christianity celebrates the birth and baptism of JesusIn Russia, Serbia, Ukraine and other Orthodox countries that observe a different religious calendar, it’s Christmas Eve Roman Catholics and Protestants celebrate story of the wise men who followed a star to Jesus’ cradle … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Orthodox Christians marking Epiphany
    Jan06

    Orthodox Christians marking Epiphany

    Wednesday is Epiphany, a major holiday in much of Orthodox Christianity celebrating the birth and baptism of Jesus. But in Russia, Serbia, Ukraine and other Orthodox countries which observe a different religious calendar, it is Christmas Eve. …read more Source: CTV...