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    Donald Trump Could Be Starting a New Cold War With China. But He Has Little Chance of Winning
    Jan24

    Donald Trump Could Be Starting a New Cold War With China. But He Has Little Chance of Winning

    There is little about the fragrant sizzle of oysters, or sheets of kelp drying by agave-fringed shores, that hints at a Cold War frontier. But on Xiaodeng, a rocky island off China’s bustling southern port city of Xiamen, seafood and subterfuge go hand in hand. Measuring less than a square mile, it is the closest inhabited part of the...

    NATO, Pentagon chiefs discuss military budgets, terrorism
    Jan24

    NATO, Pentagon chiefs discuss military budgets, terrorism

    BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO’s chief and new U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis have discussed military spending and combating terrorism, the source of criticism of the alliance by President Donald Trump. The U.S. spends more on its armed forces than the other 27 NATO member states combined. Many are increasing their budgets, mostly out of...

    NATO, Pentagon chiefs discuss military budgets, terrorism
    Jan24

    NATO, Pentagon chiefs discuss military budgets, terrorism

    BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO’s chief and new U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis have discussed military spending and combating terrorism, the source of criticism of the alliance by President Donald Trump. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg’s office said Tuesday that the two men “agreed on the fundamental and enduring value of NATO for...

    I’ve Reported on Putin: Here Are My Tips for Journalists Dealing With Trump
    Jan24

    I’ve Reported on Putin: Here Are My Tips for Journalists Dealing With Trump

    Click here for reuse options! There’s been much hand-wringing about how the media should deal with the Trump administration. First of all: don’t get distracted. When you combine Donald Trump’s frivolous treatment of objective reality with Russia’s recent propaganda onslaught, it is unsurprising that many were tempted to...

    SOCAR increases fuel supply to Ukraine
    Jan24

    SOCAR increases fuel supply to Ukraine

    Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR increased independent fuel supply to Ukraine by seven percent in 2016, as compared to 2015, according to the Ukrainian media. …read more Source:...

    Nestor: Estonia hopes to see a successful Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Jan24

    Nestor: Estonia hopes to see a successful Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    TALLINN – Speaker of the Estonian parliament Eiki Nestor said at a meeting with Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on Monday that Estonia …… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Prices of Construction Materials Rose by 4.4% in December
    Jan24

    Prices of Construction Materials Rose by 4.4% in December

    The prices of building materials rose by 2.5% on average in Baku in November: 8-mm fittings – (+ 2.3%), stone cubes (Garadagh) – (+ 7.1%), (Gyuzdek) – (+ 5.2%), refractory bricks – (+ 5.2%) , ordinary bricks – (+ 8.5%), asbestos slate (Russia) – (+ 6.6%), metal roofing (Ukraine) – (4.8-5.2%), metal ceramics...

    Kosovo, Serb dispute threatens to derail Balkan peace
    Jan24

    Kosovo, Serb dispute threatens to derail Balkan peace

    MITROVICA, Kosovo — The European Union is stepping in between squabbling Kosovar Albanians and Serbs, fearing that a new dispute could undo nearly two decades of efforts to stabilize the southern Balkans. EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini this week will try to get leaders of Serbia and Kosovo to defuse a dispute over a...

    Merkel faces more Russian disinformation ahead of poll: source
    Jan24

    Merkel faces more Russian disinformation ahead of poll: source

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has come under increasing attack since 2015, especially over her decision to let nearly a million migrants into Germany © dpa/AFP/File / Kay NietfeldBRUSSELS, Jan 24 – German Chancellor Angel Merkel will face an even broader Russian disinformation campaign ahead of elections this year, according to EU findings, a...

    THE DAY OF UNITY OF UKRAINE AND THE WAR IN DONBAS
    Jan24

    THE DAY OF UNITY OF UKRAINE AND THE WAR IN DONBAS

    President Petro Poroshenko congratulated the Ukrainian nation on the Day of Unity. The reunion, or as it was called at that time – zluka, has originated from the national liberation struggle of the Ukrainian people, historic movement of Ukrainians…(Президент Петро Порошенко привітав український народ з Днем Соборності. “Соборне...