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    Europe cold weather death toll rises
    Jan09

    Europe cold weather death toll rises

    More than 20 people are now known to have died as icy temperatures continue to grip much of Europe. Ten people died of cold in Poland on Sunday. The bodies of three migrants, two Iraqi and one Somali, were found near the Turkish-Bulgarian border. Deaths have also reported in Italy, the Czech Republic and Ukraine. – See more at:...

    Dear French Foreign Minister Ayrault
    Jan09

    Dear French Foreign Minister Ayrault

    I take the liberty of writing this open letter in the wake of the latest Palestinian terror attack, which killed four young Israelis and wounded many others in an assault eerily similar to the one in Nice in July, and days ahead of the “Middle East peace conference” in Paris you will be hosting. I do so with respect, coming from a...

    Four scenarios that give hope to the world in 2017
    Jan09

    Four scenarios that give hope to the world in 2017

    The United Nations Security Council votes on a resolution on monitoring evacuations from besieged parts of Aleppo. Andrew Kelly/ReutersNicolas Tenzer, Sciences Po – USPCThe year 2017 opens on a world laid to waste. Some areas are littered with mass graves. For future historians, 2016 will be seen as a turning point in human history, one of...

    German Government Closely Watching Reports Of Russian Fake News Campaign
    Jan09

    German Government Closely Watching Reports Of Russian Fake News Campaign

    BERLIN, Jan 9 (Reuters) – German government officials on Monday said they were carefully examining an unprecedented proliferation of fake news items amid intelligence agency reports of Russian efforts to influence the country’s parliamentary election in September.The BfV domestic intelligence agency also confirmed that a December...

    Ankara not going to reconsider its position on Ukraine and Georgia
    Jan09

    Ankara not going to reconsider its position on Ukraine and Georgia

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Britain Debates Adoption of ‘Magnitsky’ Legislation for Human Rights Abusers
    Jan09

    Britain Debates Adoption of ‘Magnitsky’ Legislation for Human Rights Abusers

    British lawmakers are debating legislation similar to the Magnitsky Act in the United States, which allows courts to impose visa bans and asset freezes on Russian officials allegedly involved in the 2009 death of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky. The U.S. Act has since been widened to include anyone accused of human rights abuses. Pressure is now growing...

    Asian Risks Respond to Energy Shifts
    Jan09

    Asian Risks Respond to Energy Shifts

    The prolonged slump in world energy prices has produced a mix of benefits and looming risks for China, according to recent reports. The relative abundance of energy that followed the development of shale oil and gas in the United States has helped to ease energy security concerns in China and other Asian nations, according to studies published...

    National Congress of Armenians of Ukraine: NK should be returned to Azerbaijan
    Jan09

    National Congress of Armenians of Ukraine: NK should be returned to Azerbaijan

    The president of the National Congress of Armenians of Ukraine, Ashot Avanesyan, has commented on reports alleging that he is a business partner of the chairman of the United Congress of Azerbaijanis in Ukraine, Rovshan Taghiyev, as well as the fact that they made a joint statement on Nagorno-Karabakh during the New Year’s Eve celebration...

    Germany accuses Russia of cyber attack on Ukraine peace monitors, as Kremlin dismisses US intelligence claims as a ‘witch hunt’
    Jan09
    Will Trump Recognize Russian Annexation of Crimea?
    Jan09

    Will Trump Recognize Russian Annexation of Crimea?

    It would be a break from Washington’s stated policy of non-recognition. …read more Source: The...