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    Top Ukraine separatist commander assassinated
    Feb08

    Top Ukraine separatist commander assassinated

    A top rebel commander in eastern Ukraine has been killed in what local authorities described as an assassination. Mikhail Tolstykh joins a string of other warlords killed in bombings in recent months. …read more Source:...

    Russia says ship’s crew taken hostage off Nigerian coast
    Feb08

    Russia says ship’s crew taken hostage off Nigerian coast

    A crew of seven Russians and a Ukrainian have been taken hostage off the coast of Nigeria after their ship was attacked, diplomats in Moscow and Kiev said Wednesday. …read more Source: Daily...

    Kremlin: Russia keeps on  undertaking all the necessary legal steps  to protect Alexander Lapshin
    Feb08

    Kremlin: Russia keeps on  undertaking all the necessary legal steps  to protect Alexander Lapshin

    ArmInfo.Russia continues to undertake all the necessary steps and arrangements to protect Alexander Lashin extradited from Belarus to Azerbaijan, Dmitri peskov, the press secretary of Russian President stated. The Kremlin representative reminded that Lapshin has several nationalities, including Russian. . “Hence, he is also our citizen. We...

    Bilateral talks ramp up as Canada tries to avoid US trade ire
    Feb08

    Bilateral talks ramp up as Canada tries to avoid US trade ire

    OTTAWA: Canadian officials are reaching out to US counterparts in hopes of heading off possible trade disruptions as President Donald Trump prepares to renegotiate or tear up deals that are key to Canada’s prosperity. Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan was the latest on Monday to make the pilgrimage to Washington, where he met with US Secretary...

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan says he moved to Man United for career development, not money
    Feb08

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan says he moved to Man United for career development, not money

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan has hit back at critics who claimed that he chose to move to Manchester United for financial reasons, the Daily Mail reports. The Armenian playmaker joined United last summer in a deal worth £30m, after three years at Borussia Dortmund. But Mkhitaryan insisted that the deal was more about continuing his development as a...

    Russia says ship’s crew taken hostage off Nigerian coast
    Feb08

    Russia says ship’s crew taken hostage off Nigerian coast

    A crew of seven Russians and a Ukrainian have been taken hostage off the coast of Nigeria after their ship was attacked, diplomats in Moscow and Kiev said Wednesday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Top Ukraine separtist commander assassinated
    Feb08

    Top Ukraine separtist commander assassinated

    A top rebel commander in eastern Ukraine has been killed in what local authorities described as an assassination. Mikhail Tolstykh joins a string of other warlords killed in bombings in recent months. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    The Morning Vertical, February 8, 2017
    Feb08

    The Morning Vertical, February 8, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Top Ukraine separtist commander assassinated
    Feb08

    Top Ukraine separtist commander assassinated

    A top rebel commander in eastern Ukraine has been killed in what local authorities described as an assassination. Mikhail Tolstykh joins a string of other warlords killed in bombings in recent months. …read more Source:...

    President Vladimir Putin Eases Penalties for Domestic Abuse in Russia
    Feb08

    President Vladimir Putin Eases Penalties for Domestic Abuse in Russia

    Under the new law, domestic violence that results in “minor harm,” will be punishable by a fine of up to $500 or up to 15 days in jail. . . MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed off on a law that partially decriminalizes domestic abuse, a measure that sailed easily through the country’s socially conservative legislature...