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    Doomsday Clock now at 2½ minutes to midnight; Trump is one reason
    Jan26

    Doomsday Clock now at 2½ minutes to midnight; Trump is one reason

    By Peter Holley,Abby Ohlheiser and Amy B Wang, (c) 2017, The Washington Post It’s now two-and-a-half minutes to “midnight,” according to the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, which warned Thursday that the end of humanity may be nigh. The group behind the famed Doomsday Clock announced at a news conference that it was adjusting the countdown...

    Are we heading toward a nuclear arms race?
    Jan26

    Are we heading toward a nuclear arms race?

    Is the world about to blow itself up? The question may sound overly dramatic, but anyone who reads a Jan. 6 Politico article about William J. Perry, the former defense secretary and a widely respected military technology expert, is likely to take it seriously. Perry is on a crusade to shake up our lackadaisical attitude toward the threat of...

    Russia may pose threat to Poland with war games in Belarus: expert
    Jan26

    Russia may pose threat to Poland with war games in Belarus: expert

    Russia plans to threaten Poland and Lithuania with the “soft occupation” of Belarus during war games later this year, Ukrainian military expert Alexey Arestovich has said. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Sharmazanov: Resolution on Armenian Genocide adopted by Danish  parliament is actually a call to Turkey to recognize its own history 
    Jan26

    Sharmazanov: Resolution on Armenian Genocide adopted by Danish  parliament is actually a call to Turkey to recognize its own history 

    ArmInfo.Resolution on Armenian genocide adopted by Danish parliament is actually a call to Turkey to recognize its own history, the Deputy Speaker of the Parliament of Armenia and Spokesman of the Republican Party Eduard Sharmazanov told ArmInfo correspondent. “The fact that Danish parliamentarians express their concern over legislative ban...

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine to eye cooperation in social sector
    Jan26

    Azerbaijan, Ukraine to eye cooperation in social sector

    Azerbaijan and Ukraine will exchange experience in the sphere of social policy as Ukrainian delegation led by Social Policy Minister Andrey Reva will pay an official visit to Baku. …read more Source:...

    Theresa May seeks price of Trump friendship
    Jan26

    Theresa May seeks price of Trump friendship

    LONDON — Theresa May knows what she wants from Donald Trump, but doesn’t yet know the price. The U.K. prime minister arrives in the United States Thursday vowing to reboot the special relationship with the new administration and eager to start work on a U.S.-U.K. trade deal. But even before she had landed, costs were...

    Parliament of Denmark adopts a resolution on Armenian Genocide
    Jan26

    Parliament of Denmark adopts a resolution on Armenian Genocide

    ArmInfo. At today’s plenary session, the Parliament of Denmark adopted a resolution on recognition of the Armenian Genocide. The document expresses regret over the fact that the legislation of Turkey bans the use of the term “genocide” when describing the events of early XX century, and makes it impossible to hold conferences...

    WATCH: Samantha Bee mocks President Donald Trump’s lackluster inaugural weekend
    Jan26

    WATCH: Samantha Bee mocks President Donald Trump’s lackluster inaugural weekend

    (Credit: TBS) Samantha Bee looked at President Trump’s inauguration on Wednesday night, and let’s just say she was unimpressed with the festivities. The “Full Frontal” host dedicated most of her opening monologue to Trump’s inaugural speech and the concert that was held for him the night before he was sworn in. “Friday the world...

    Russia Urged To Drop Charges Against Crimean Journalist
    Jan26

    Russia Urged To Drop Charges Against Crimean Journalist

    Human rights advocates and European lawmakers are calling on Russia to drop criminal charges against Mykola Semena, an RFE/RL contributor who is accused of separatism in a case supporters say is aimed at silencing criticism of Moscow’s seizure of Crimea from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Uzbekistan expands export deliveries to Ukraine
    Jan26

    Uzbekistan expands export deliveries to Ukraine

    Business circles of Uzbekistan and Ukraine signed bilateral agreements in the diplomatic mission of Uzbekistan in Kiev, aimed at increasing the volume of exports of the Uzbek producers. …read more Source:...