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    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit… …read more Source:...

    British American Tobacco Offers To Buy Reynolds American For $47 Billion
    Oct21

    British American Tobacco Offers To Buy Reynolds American For $47 Billion

    LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) – British American Tobacco has offered to buy U.S. tobacco company Reynolds American Inc in a $47 billion deal that would bring together Newport, Kent and Pall Mall cigarettes in the world’s biggest listed tobacco company.The British group, which has a 42 percent stake in Reynolds, said its offer valued the...

    Donald Trump’s Very Weird Russia Thing
    Oct21

    Donald Trump’s Very Weird Russia Thing

    Click here for reuse options! There’s a toxic brew of archetypes served up in the Russia election drama, starting with Putin as the daddy Trump aims to please. Donald Trump, the Republican Party presidential nominee, has a Putin thing. The Trump campaign has a Russia thing. And Trump Tower has a Russian...

    Russia Media Engage in Disinformation Outside the Country, But Can’t Fool Their Own People
    Oct21

    Russia Media Engage in Disinformation Outside the Country, But Can’t Fool Their Own People

    Image: The Kremlin. Pixabay.com Everybody knows that Russia has mounted a wide-ranging disinformation campaign against the West, using propaganda vehicles such as the RT television network, the Sputnik news agency and cyber-trolls who attack the West on the Internet while promoting the Vladimir-Putin-loving Donald Trump. The object is to sow...

    European Leaders Debate Response to Russia’s Actions in Syria
    Oct21

    European Leaders Debate Response to Russia’s Actions in Syria

    European Union heads of state continue their summit Friday in Brussels, where the EU’s response to Russia’s bombing campaign in Syria is high on the agenda. Syrian government forces began a 3-day cease-fire in Aleppo Thursday, but their Russian allies have refused to extend the deal, despite pressure from France and Germany. Despite...

    Dutch Leader Not Optimistic About Free-Trade Deal With Ukraine
    Oct21

    Dutch Leader Not Optimistic About Free-Trade Deal With Ukraine

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said he is not optimistic of reaching a deal that would pave the way for a trade agreement between the European Union and Ukraine, which was rejected by Dutch voters in a referendum in April. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European Union Leaders Denounce Syrian Atrocities But Won’t Sanction Russia
    Oct21

    European Union Leaders Denounce Syrian Atrocities But Won’t Sanction Russia

    (BRUSSELS) — European Union leaders pledged early Friday to keep all options open to respond to any atrocities committed by President Bashar Assad’s regime and his Russian backers in Syria but stopped short of threatening Moscow with sanctions. Despite strong rhetoric against Russia’s military actions in Syria, notably in aiding...

    Islam’s Will to Power
    Oct21

    Islam’s Will to Power

    Reprinted from Linformale.eu. Of Egyptian Coptic parents and fluent in Arabic, Raymond Ibrahim is among those scholars and commentators who, like Robert Spencer and David Horowitz, is not afraid of calling a spade a spade. In this times of ours poisoned by politically correctness it comes like a breath of fresh air. He will not talk of Islam as...

    A World Gone Mad
    Oct21

    A World Gone Mad

    The relentless drumbeat against Donald Trump continues. The Washington Post on October 14 endorsed Hillary Clinton for president while also including in the print edition nine articles, three op-eds, and three letters blasting the GOP candidate, including pieces in the Style and Metro sections of the paper. On the following day there were five...

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute
    Oct21

    US Calls for Meeting With Russia Over Missile Treaty Dispute

    The United States has called for a special meeting with Russia over alleged violations of a landmark Cold War-era arms-control treaty, a policy reversal that echoes deepening U.S. fears about Moscow’s intentions. The planned meeting of the Special Verification Commission, scheduled in the near future, focuses new attention on concerns about...