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2017 Moscow Security Conference to focus on antiterrorism efforts

The Russian Defense Ministry stresses there is nothing more urgent than the problem of international terrorism
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Defects have been detected in Russian military hardware, says Sergei ShoiguRussian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has spoken of problems with Russian weapons in Syria, saying that contracts with some
Expeditions in the 1500s eventually led Russians all the way to the PacificSiberia became a part of Russia with incredible speed. In 1585, the first Russian expedition attempting to cross the Eurasia
Ukraine sees no reason for a pause until November 9 in the work of the humanitarian subgroup of the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk and insists on their meeting in the very near future, Ukraine's re
The Ukrainian Prosecutor General's Office has closed the criminal proceedings against member of the Verkhovna Rada of the 7th convocation from the Party of Regions Volodymyr Medianyk and he has been r
Businessman Oleh Bakhmatiuk has stated he is ready for compromise with the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) on the issue of guarantees, he said in an interview with Interfax-Ukraine.
Moscow will host next Russia-OPEC Energy Dialog meeting in 2017
Tottenham Hotspur’s Moussa Sissoko has been charged by the Football Association after appearing to elbow Bournemouth’s Harry Arter in the face in Saturday’s goalless Premier League d
PJSC Ukrzaliznytsia has evaded payment of taxes in the amount of nearly UAH 2 billion, according to the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine, referring to head of the large taxpayers office Yevhen Bambizov
Ekaterina Bocharova’s wolf, named Zabivaka (the one who scores), was chosen as the official mascot for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, beating two other finalists - the tiger and the cat
Russian government bonds and currency advanced for the second straight day on investors assuming the central bank will keep the benchmark interest rate unchanged. It’s sparked demand fo
A Russian ambassador says s the EU needs some levers of influence "over itself" in order to "remain a unified center of political and economic influence"
Ramon Oladimeji A former acting Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Haruna Jauro, and two others being prosecuted for an alleged fraud of N304.1m, have commence
There is much room for improvement of Azerbaijani-Croatian cooperation.
SPAIN'S largest company, clothing empire Inditex has discovered a dry-cleaning firm it uses in Turkey is employing Syrian refugees illegally - ...
Sports equipment manufacturer Elan Inventa has refocused chiefly on foreign markets in recent years, where it is reaping considerable success and getting projects even in the most demanding markets, a
US software firm Microsoft has announced it will be raising prices on its products sold in Britain by up to 22 percent due to the weakening pound. Read Full Article at
Wallonia is not going to be pressured into agreeing the EU-Canada trade deal according to the leader of the French-speaking Belgian region Paul Magnette. The EU has given Belgium an ult
The Russian Investigative Committee has identified the commanders of units of the Ukrainian armed forces, which subjected civilians in southeast Ukraine to artillery fire
The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, on Monday said all commercial vehicles coming into the country from January 1, 2017 must be fitted with speed limiter. Oye
French Defence Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, on Monday said an aircraft had crashed at Malta International Airport, killing all five French people on board. “The plane crash caused the death of three
President Sahakyan noted that Azerbaijan kept maintaining its unconstructive stance violating the ceasefire regime and continue to pursue anti-Armenian policy.
Over 100 000 pupils who did not meet the pass requirements at the end of Grade 11 are in matric this year.
Venezuela’s opposition-majority legislature declared Sunday that President Nicolas Maduro’s government had committed a coup d’etat by blocking a referendum on removing him from power
PJSC Ukrtransgaz has agreed the 2017 plan of repairs of pipelines for the Balkan area with other transiters of Russian gas, the press service of the company has said.
Besik Kudukhov was killed in a car crash in December 2013
USAID works closely with the UN programs to combat human trafficking and contributes to the education of people with disabilities.
Success Nwogu, Ilorin The Resident Doctors Association, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital chapter, has called off its strike. The chairman of the association, Dr. Ade Faponle, in an interview wit
The union has called on Minister Nathi Nhleko to reverse the controversial appointment of Berning Ntlemeza as he was "never the best candidate."
Political ties between Azerbaijan and Croatia stand at a high level.
Simon Utebor, Yenagoa A leader of the Peoples Democratic Party in Bayelsa State, Mr. Bello Bina, has lambasted some anti-Governor Seriake Dickson politicians for alleging that he was romancing with th
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Rufus Woods Reservoir producing fairly good catch of large triploid trout

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