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    China’s Oil Investment in Russia Raises Questions
    Nov06

    China’s Oil Investment in Russia Raises Questions

    Nearly two months after the announcement of China’s largest private investment in Russian energy, terms of the deal keep expanding along with questions about how they will play out. On Sept. 8, privately-held CEFC China Energy Company Ltd. said it had agreed to buy a 14.16-percent interest in Russia’s Rosneft oil company for U.S. $9.1...

    Serbia respects Ukraine’s territorial integrity – minister
    Nov06

    Serbia respects Ukraine’s territorial integrity – minister

    Minister for EU Integration Jadranka Joksimovic said on Monday that Serbia respects the territorial integrity of Ukraine.She also thanked that country for not recognizing Kosovo. …read more Source:...

    Russia mercenaries operate in Syria alongside army
    Nov06

    Russia mercenaries operate in Syria alongside army

    Two men who appeared in a video posted by Daesh last month are believed to have been members of a shadowy mercenary force known as “Wagner” which the Russian army has been using to assist in its operations in Syria. The men named Roman Vasilievich Zabolotny and Grigory Mikhailovich Surkanov were captured near the eastern city of Deir Ez-Zor....

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan to join the team today, and Markos tomorrow
    Nov06

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan to join the team today, and Markos tomorrow

    On November 9 and 13, the Armenian national team will hold a friendly match at the Republican Stadium named after Vazgen Sargsyan, hosting Belarusian and Cypriot teams, respectively. Preparing for these matches, the Armenian national team began a sports gathering on November 6, at the FFA Technical Center/Football Academy. The following players...

    Recent ICIJ leaks that shook the world
    Nov06

    Recent ICIJ leaks that shook the world

    Launched in 1997 by the Center for Public Integrity in Washington, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) in 2017 became a fully independent organisation. Its members include over 200 journalists from across 70 countries. While its exposures began in 2000 when the ICIJ exposed how the “leading tobacco companies...

    How Twitter Secretly Benefits From Bots And Fake Accounts
    Nov06

    How Twitter Secretly Benefits From Bots And Fake Accounts

    Twitter may have a fake accounts scandal on its hands. And it’s remarkably similar to the scandal that rocked Wells Fargo last year. Leslie Miley, a former engineering manager at Twitter, described to Bloomberg on Friday how he uncovered a trove of spam accounts with IP addresses from Russia and Ukraine in 2015. He recommended deletion, but...

    UK queen’s offshore investments bared
    Nov06

    UK queen’s offshore investments bared

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has business ties to a shipping firm linked to Vladimir Putin’s inner circle, according to a vast leak of financial documents that also revealed Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II’s investments in tax havens. It was also revealed that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s...

    Paradise Papers: Russia’s Sibur says had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross
    Nov06

    Paradise Papers: Russia’s Sibur says had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

    November 06, 2017 9:07 PMMOSCOW (REUTERS) – Russian petrochemical holding Sibur said on Monday (Nov 6) it had no direct dealings with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and that its ties to its partners were not in breach of sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Russia's Sibur says had no direct dealings with Wilbur Ross
    Nov06

    Russia's Sibur says had no direct dealings with Wilbur Ross

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian petrochemical holding Sibur said on Monday it had no direct dealings with U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and that its ties to its partners were not in breach of sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The...

    Mattis backs Geneva process on Syrian conflict
    Nov06

    Mattis backs Geneva process on Syrian conflict

    HELSINKI – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday he backed diplomatic efforts to bring an end to the Syrian civil war, which has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives over more than six years of conflict, as Islamic State militants near defeat. , Mattis was traveling to Finland to meet with leaders from the Northern Group, a...