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    Is Russia Sponsoring Terrorism In Europe?
    May02

    Is Russia Sponsoring Terrorism In Europe?

    Europe is engulfed by a fear of terrorism. Following attacks across the continent that have seen many innocent people killed and maimed, armed soldiers patrolling high profile areas such as government buildings and tourist attractions in our capital cities are now something to which we have become accustomed – writes Gary Cartwright. Fear...

    The Raucous Caucasus
    May02

    The Raucous Caucasus

    The news from the Caucasus that reaches the United States these days is mainly bad news. We hear reports of widespread corruption, human rights violations, or clashes between warring nations. In the case of the Russian North Caucasus, jihadi terrorists fight regional governments run by pro-Russian thugs. Why, then, should such a small sliver of...

    Russian Mystery Weapon Claim Seen as Sign of Military Weakness
    May02

    Russian Mystery Weapon Claim Seen as Sign of Military Weakness

    Does Russia have a “mystery weapon” capable of threatening the entire U.S. Navy? Russian media have claimed that the Russian military has developed technology capable of neutralizing an adversary’s aircraft, ships and missiles within a 5,000-kilometer radius. The claim, first reported by Vesti News on April 14, said a Russian warplane had...

    Putin, Merkel discuss Syria, Ukraine
    May02

    Putin, Merkel discuss Syria, Ukraine

    Leaders of Russia, Germany meet in Sochi …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Merkel, Meeting Putin, Raises Treatment of Gays and Jehovah’s Witnesses
    May02

    Merkel, Meeting Putin, Raises Treatment of Gays and Jehovah’s Witnesses

    Ukraine and Syria were other major themes in Ms. Merkel’s visit, her first to Russia since 2015. …read more Source: The New York...

    Head of Parliamentary Committee of Azerbaijan to visit Ukraine
    May02

    Head of Parliamentary Committee of Azerbaijan to visit Ukraine

    Chairman of the Azerbaijan Parliament`s Committee on international and inter-parliamentary relations Samad Seyidov will pay a visit to Kyiv to hold number of meetings with his counterparts at the legislative body of Ukraine. …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Merkel, Putin: No alternative to Minsk deal on Ukraine
    May02

    Merkel, Putin: No alternative to Minsk deal on Ukraine

    German and Russian leaders discuss Ukraine and Syria conflicts as ties between the West and Moscow remain tense. …read more Source: AL...

    Merkel ‘not afraid’ as she lands on Planet Putin
    May02

    Merkel ‘not afraid’ as she lands on Planet Putin

    A few days after Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, Angela Merkel famously remarked that Vladimir Putin was, “living in another world.” …read more Source: Sky...

    Western sanctions and languid Russian economy
    May02

    Western sanctions and languid Russian economy

    Stringent international sanctions imposed on Russia for its role in the Ukraine conflict have sucked the momentum out of the Russian economy over the past couple of years. The nation’s growth prospects remain lethargic. …read more Source:...

    Europe media independence faces rising threats: watchdog
    May02

    Europe media independence faces rising threats: watchdog

    Countries with well-funded public service broadcasters experience less rightwing extremism and corruption according to human rights commissioner Nils Muiznieks -AFP photo STRASBOURG, FRANCE: The Council of Europe added its voice Tuesday to global concern over press freedom, saying that European public broadcasters and their regulators face...