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    Kremlin says Putin-Trump call set for Saturday
    Jan27

    Kremlin says Putin-Trump call set for Saturday

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to speak by phone with U.S. President Donald Trump over the weekend. Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Friday that the conversation is set for Saturday, according to Russian news agencies. Putin congratulated Trump on his victory shortly after his election, but the...

    Nuclear ‘Doomsday Clock’ ticks closest to midnight in 64 years
    Jan27

    Nuclear ‘Doomsday Clock’ ticks closest to midnight in 64 years

    Lawrence Krauss (L), chairman of the “Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists” Board of Sponsors, and board member Thomas Pickering (R), a former U.S. Under Secretary of State as well as US Ambassador to the United Nations, Russia and other countries, unveil that the board has moved the minute hand of their “Doomsday Clock” by 30 seconds to a more...

    Putin and Trump may speak by phone on Saturday: Kremlin
    Jan27

    Putin and Trump may speak by phone on Saturday: Kremlin

    Moscow, Jan 27 (AFP) Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump may speak by telephone tomorrow for the first time since the US leader’s inauguration, the Kremlin said. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov responded “yes” when asked by the RIA Novosti news agency on Friday whether such a talk between the two leaders was possible, as...

    President Aliyev receives Ukrainian minister
    Jan27

    President Aliyev receives Ukrainian minister

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    EU fights Russian fake news machine from the shadows
    Jan27

    EU fights Russian fake news machine from the shadows

    NATO’s secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg told Playbook that he does not believed in “fighting propaganda with propaganda.” The EU also stays out of the propaganda game (mostly) but has created a team “East StratCom” in its External Action Service to catalogue and expose disinformation it says comes from the Russian state. So far it claims...

    President Aliyev receives Ukrainian minister
    Jan27

    President Aliyev receives Ukrainian minister

    Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev received a delegation led by Minister of Social Policy of Ukraine Andrey Reva in Baku on January 27, Azertac reported. …read more Source:...

    President Ilham Aliyev received delegation led by Ukrainian Minister of Social Policy
    Jan27

    President Ilham Aliyev received delegation led by Ukrainian Minister of Social Policy

    President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Minister of Social Policy of Ukraine Andrey Reva. …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Nuclear ‘Doomsday Clock’ ticks closest to midnight in 64 years
    Jan27

    Nuclear ‘Doomsday Clock’ ticks closest to midnight in 64 years

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Atomic scientists reset their symbolic Doomsday Clock to its closest time to midnight in 64 years on Thursday, saying the world was closer to catastrophe due to threats such as nuclear weapons, climate change and Donald Trumps election as U.S. president.The timepiece, devised by the Chicago-based Bulletin of the...

    In the Baltics, waiting for history to start up again
    Jan27

    In the Baltics, waiting for history to start up again

    VILNIUS, Lithuania — A large plaque located in a central square in Lithuania’s capital city enshrines a phrase uttered by U.S. President George W. Bush during a visit in 2002: “Anyone who would choose Lithuania as an enemy has also made an enemy of the United States of America.†It’s a...

    Armenian cognac and PACE Azerbaijani delegate’s ‘remission of sins’
    Jan27

    Armenian cognac and PACE Azerbaijani delegate’s ‘remission of sins’

    At the winter plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of Council of Europe (PACE) when Ukrainian delegate Volodymyr Ariyev’s report “Attack on Journalists and Free Speech in Media in Europe” was passed with 100 votes “pro” and 15 “cons”, it was followed by … …read more Source:...