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    Paradise Papers Reveal Offshore Deals With Apple, Trump Cabinet Member
    Nov07

    Paradise Papers Reveal Offshore Deals With Apple, Trump Cabinet Member

    US Secretary of Commerce, Wilbur Ross addresses delegates at the annual Confederation of British Industry (CBI) conference in east London, on November 6, 2017. Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP Apple’s tax avoidance strategy which shifted profits from one fiscal haven to another. The financial links of a top Trump administration official to Vladimir...

    What was the Jewish role in 1917 Russian Revolution? Moscow museum gives a full picture.
    Nov07

    What was the Jewish role in 1917 Russian Revolution? Moscow museum gives a full picture.

    Jewish organizations during the May Day demonstration at Marsovo Pole in Petrograd, Russia, 1919. (Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center) (JTA) — Of all the many loaded issues tied to the bloody history of Jews in the former Soviet Union, none is as sensitive today in that part of the world as their role in the 1917 revolution that brought the...

    US defence chief backs Geneva process on Syrian conflict
    Nov07

    US defence chief backs Geneva process on Syrian conflict

    HELSINKI — US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday he backed diplomatic efforts to bring an end to the Syrian civil war, which has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives over more than six years of conflict, as the Daeh extremist group militants near defeat. Mattis was travelling to Finland to meet with leaders from the Northern Group, a...

    Lavrov: Newly Formed Association Will Boost Crimea’s Interaction With West
    Nov07

    Lavrov: Newly Formed Association Will Boost Crimea’s Interaction With West

    YALTA (Sputnik) — The establishment of the international association “Friends of Crimea” will help to promote interaction between the peninsula and international partners including in the West, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. “I am convinced that the results of the conference, including the creation of the international association...

    Azerbaijani men’s team win European Team Chess Championship
    Nov07

    Azerbaijani men’s team win European Team Chess Championship

    Azerbaijani men’s team have won the European Team Chess Championship held in Crete, Greece. Azerbaijani chess players drew with Ukraine 2-2 in the last round to top the table with 14 points …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Kyrgyzstan is main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan – State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan
    Nov07

    Kyrgyzstan is main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan – State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan

    Tashkent, Nov 6, 2017 / Kabar /. Kyrgyzstan is the main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan among the CIS countries. This is stated in the materials of the State Statistics Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Among the CIS countries the main foreign trade partners are also Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Tajikistan, the share of which make...

    US Commerce Chief Defends Investment in Russian Shipper Linked to Putin Inner Circle
    Nov06

    US Commerce Chief Defends Investment in Russian Shipper Linked to Putin Inner Circle

    U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Monday defended his sizable business links to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle, saying “there is no impropriety.” Ross, a 79-year-old billionaire industrialist, has a 31 percent stake worth $2 million to $10 million in a shipping venture, Navigator Holdings, with connections...

    A Trump Cabinet official has direct business ties to Putin’s inner circle
    Nov06

    A Trump Cabinet official has direct business ties to Putin’s inner circle

    One of those ties includes Putin’s son-in-law. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has business ties to members of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle — but he didn’t properly reveal that information to the government. It turns out that Ross’s investment firm has a 31.5 percent stake in Navigator, a British company...

    Sex under siege: Ukrainian drama uncovers how war affects intimacy
    Nov06

    Sex under siege: Ukrainian drama uncovers how war affects intimacy

    The playwright Natal’ya Vorozhbit’s Bad Roads explores the brutal effects of conflict on personal relationships. Sasha Dugdale reveals the pain of translating its harrowing scenes for a new Royal Court productionWhat happens to people’s personal relationships – and, more specifically, their sexual lives – in a time of conflict?...

    Serbia respects Ukraine’s territorial integrity – minister
    Nov06

    Serbia respects Ukraine’s territorial integrity – minister

    Minister for EU Integration Jadranka Joksimovic said on Monday that Serbia respects the territorial integrity of Ukraine.She also thanked that country for not recognizing Kosovo. …read more Source:...