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EU's Sefcovic Says Russia-Ukraine Gas Deal Possible End Of 2019

Ukraine and Russia should be able to reach an agreement by the end of 2019 on the transportation of natural ...

Amnesty Sees New Level Of Repression In Open Russia Case

Russian authorities have raided the homes of six activists of the Open Russia civic movement in Rostov-on-Don and Kazan, and ...

At Least 14 Dead After Ships Catch Fire Off Crimea

A fire on two Tanzanian-flagged commercial vessels has killed at least 14 sailors off the Crimean Peninsula, Russian authorities say. ...

RSF Condemns Detention Of Press TV Journalists In U.S.

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the 'opaqueness' surrounding the detention of a U.S.-born Iranian television anchor in the United ...

EU's Sefcovic Sees Russia-Ukraine Gas Deal By Year's End

Ukraine and Russia should be able to reach an agreement by the end of 2019 on the transportation of natural ...

State Security Police in China's Sichuan 'Framed' Ailing Activist

Police in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan "faked" documents to use against veteran rights website founder Huang Qi, according ...

At Least 10 Dead After Ships Catch Fire Off Crimea

A fire on two Tanzanian-flagged commercial vessels has killed at least 10 sailors off the Crimean Peninsula, Russian authorities say. ...

Kyrgyz Hat Tipped For Official National Status

The kalpak, the traditional Kyrgyz hat, is tipped to become a national cultural symbol. A bill that would officially raise ...

China Grants Ivanka Trump 5 Trademarks Amid Trade Talks

SHANGHAI The Chinese government has granted Ivanka Trump's company preliminary approval for another five trademarks this month, as her father's ...

IS Group Targets US Convoy in Northern Syria

BEIRUT An Islamic State suicide bomber targeted a joint convoy of U.S. and allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria on ...

Fear, Zeal Over More Guns in Violence-Plagued Brazil

SAO GONCALO, BRAZIL Fearing for his safety amid rising crime in Latin America's largest nation, Paulo Alberto joined a gun ...

Hawaii declares war on its Russian heritage

Lifestyle Jan 21 2019 John Varoli Getty Images, Pixabay, fortelizabeth.org As Hawaiian nationalist sentiment rises after more than a century ...

7 things that surprise Russians when they visit the U.S.

No, its not the huge cars, or the fact that Americans are loud and work hard. The results of our ...

Taliban Assault On Afghan Military Base Kills At Least 12

Taliban militants have carried out an assault on a military base in Afghanistan's eastern province of Maidan Wardak, killing at ...

World Economy Forecast to Slow in 2019 Amid Trade Tensions

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND The International Monetary Fund has cut its forecast for world economic growth this year, citing heightened trade tensions ...

For the Poor, Safety Net in a Shutdown Doesn't Feel Safe

WASHINGTON Doris Cochran, a disabled mother of two young boys, is stockpiling canned foods these days, filling her shelves with ...

King Holiday Draws out Democratic Presidential Hopefuls

COLUMBIA, S.C. As Americans commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.'s contributions to the nation, Democratic presidential hopefuls are fanning out across ...

China's Strategy to Unify with Taiwan Sparks Anger

TAIPEI, TAIWAN Last year some of the worlds biggest airlines changed their websites, one by one, to label Taiwan as ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on January 21

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Monday, January 21, 2019, and picked headlines ...

EU Foreign Ministers OK Sanctions On GRU Chiefs, Novichok Suspects

BRUSSELS -- European Union foreign ministers have approved targeted sanctions against two senior Russian military intelligence officials and two men ...

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U.S. president 'looking forward' to meeting Kim Jong-un again

WASHINGTON DC - Following news that a second summit is planned between the leaders of the United States with North ...

EU's Sefcovic Says Russia-Ukraine Gas Deal Possible End Of 2019

Ukraine and Russia should be able to reach an agreement by the end of 2019 on the transportation of natural ...

Amnesty Sees New Level Of Repression In Open Russia Case

Russian authorities have raided the homes of six activists of the Open Russia civic movement in Rostov-on-Don and Kazan, and ...

At Least 14 Dead After Ships Catch Fire Off Crimea

A fire on two Tanzanian-flagged commercial vessels has killed at least 14 sailors off the Crimean Peninsula, Russian authorities say. ...

RSF Condemns Detention Of Press TV Journalists In U.S.

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the 'opaqueness' surrounding the detention of a U.S.-born Iranian television anchor in the United ...

EU's Sefcovic Sees Russia-Ukraine Gas Deal By Year's End

Ukraine and Russia should be able to reach an agreement by the end of 2019 on the transportation of natural ...

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