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    Bulgaria’s Exports to Third Countries Decrease by 8.1% January-November 2016
    Jan12

    Bulgaria’s Exports to Third Countries Decrease by 8.1% January-November 2016

    According to data of the National Statistical Institute (NSI), in the period January – November 2016, Bulgarian exports to third countries decreased by 8.1%, compared to the same period of 2015 and amounted to BGN 13 422.6 M. The main trade partners of Bulgaria were Turkey, China, Serbia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, the...

    NATO chief slams ‘unacceptable’ attempts to influence elections
    Jan12

    NATO chief slams ‘unacceptable’ attempts to influence elections

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said interference in elections was unacceptable amid claims Russia influenced the US vote © AFP/File / THIERRY CHARLIERBrussels, Belgium, Jan 12 – NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday that outside attempts to manipulate national elections cannot be tolerated, amid uproar over claims Russian...

    Ukraine Bans Broadcasts Of Independent Russian TV Station Dozhd
    Jan12

    Ukraine Bans Broadcasts Of Independent Russian TV Station Dozhd

    Ukraine has banned the prominent independent Russian television station Dozhd (Rain) TV from broadcasting in the country after a report identifying the boundary between Crimea and the rest of Ukraine as the Ukrainian-Russian border angered authorities in Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tillerson says China should be barred from South China Sea islands
    Jan12

    Tillerson says China should be barred from South China Sea islands

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state has set a course for a potentially serious confrontation with Beijing, saying China should be denied access to islands it has built in the contested South China Sea.In comments expected to enrage Beijing, Rex Tillerson told his confirmation hearing on Wednesday before the...

    Vice President Biden to Make Swansong Visit to Ukraine
    Jan12

    Vice President Biden to Make Swansong Visit to Ukraine

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will fly to Kiev on Sunday on a farewell visit by one of Ukraine’s strongest political supporters, as the country looks forward with apprehension to the new administration of Donald Trump. Biden, whose visit was announced by the office of President Petro Poroshenko, has been the front man for U.S. policy...

    Momentum with Man United as Liverpool heads to Old Trafford
    Jan12

    Momentum with Man United as Liverpool heads to Old Trafford

    With Manchester United on their longest winning run in eight years, it’s tempting to conclude that a giant of English soccer is starting to resemble the force of old. Some perspective is needed, however, when assessing United’s nine straight victories in all competitions since Dec. 8. Only one of their opponents in that one-month...

    Rex Tillerson’s rough ride: Trump’s State nominee bobs and weaves, but can’t hide from his past
    Jan12

    Rex Tillerson’s rough ride: Trump’s State nominee bobs and weaves, but can’t hide from his past

    Secretary of State-designate Rex Tillerson testifies on Capitol Hill Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at his confirmation hearing (Credit: AP/J. Scott Applewhite)) On Wednesday morning Donald Trump held his first press conference since July. It was immediately clear this was not going to be the day he executed the long-awaited pivot to presidential...

    US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment to Russia’s doorstep
    Jan12

    US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment to Russia’s doorstep

    US Army vehicles cross the Polish border in Olszyna, Poland, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 heading for their new base in Zagan. Photo: AP WARSAW: American soldiers rolled into Poland on Thursday, fulfilling a dream Poles have had since the fall of communism in 1989 to have US troops on their soil as a deterrent against Russia. Soldiers in camouflage...

    US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment to Russia’s doorstep
    Jan12

    US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment to Russia’s doorstep

    American soldiers rolled into Poland on Thursday, fulfilling a dream Poles have had since the fall of communism in 1989 to have U.S. troops on their soil as a deterrent against Russia. Soldiers in camouflage with tanks and other vehicles crossed into southwestern Poland on Thursday morning from Germany and headed for Zagan, where they will be...

    Svetlov: Yanka Kupala’s legacy is of international importance
    Jan12

    Svetlov: Yanka Kupala’s legacy is of international importance

    Yanka Kupala’s legacy is of international importance. Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Latvia, and Slovakia will also join the anniversary celebrations, Boris Svetlov said. …read more Source:...