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31 March 2015
Asia & Pacific
Brave New World
Connecting The Pieces
Far-Left Turkish Group Takes Istanbul Prosecutor Hostage
09:29 31 March 2015 / updated: 09:31
EU Should Lift Anti-Russia Sanctions - Italian FM
Iraqi Forces Drive Islamic State out of Tikrit's Key Areas
Council of Europe to Unveil Results of Maidan Crimes Probe
'Obama! Make No Mistake With Homeland of Liberators, Life's Hope' - Maduro
Russia to Become Founding State of China-Led Development Bank in Mid-April
Six Million Euros for Freedom: Russia Unveils Flying House Project
Ukraine 'Lost Without Trace' Five Indian Warplanes During Planned Upgrade
Islamic Republic of Texas? How Jade Helm Could Be a Mock Invasion of Iran
It's Worse Than You Thought: The 'Kremlin Troll Army' Exposed
Kiev Bans Russian Cartoons While Economy Lies in Shambles
Instead of shoring up the country’s crumbling economy and finances, Ukraine’s pro-American leaders are prioritizing banning Russian movies, TV series and cartoons, according to an Irish journalist.
Yet Another Oil Bust Likely Ahead as ‘Nuke Compromise’ With Iran Nears
Oil prices might sharply fall to $35/bbl and beyond in case the Iranian nuclear deal is signed before the April 1 deadline.
Yemen Receives 'Yes' Response to Request on Sending Ground Troops - FM
The Yemeni foreign minister said in the Saudi Arabian capital that Yemen had received an affirmative response to its request on ground support.
Military & Intelligence
Borey-Class Nuclear Submarines to Serve Russian Fleet Until 2050
Russia’s new Borey-class strategic nuclear submarines will serve the country’s Navy until 2050, the general director of the Central Construction Bureau of Marine Technology Rubin said Tuesday.
EU Commission: Want Privacy? Close Your Facebook Account
The freedom to search the Internet for free actually comes at a cost. The price tag, your personal privacy.
Norway, Taiwan Set to Join China-Led Development Bank As Deadline for Applications Expires
Norway and Taiwan will join the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), representatives of the countries announced.
The War on Yemen Has Forged an Arab NATO
Yemen: Now State Terrorists Can Join US Bombing Coalitions?
Power Play Behind Regime Change in Russia
Yemen, Ukraine and the US 'Single Standard'
Meet World’s First Sheepdog Drone
Spanish Garden Party: Bear Sprinkles Dog With Water Hose
California Firefighter Falls Through Burning Roof
Fearless Rat Annoys Cat
New Heights of Freestyle Football
Gulf States Launch Military Operation in Yemen
Germanwings Airbus A320 Crash in Southern France
Atlantic Resolve: NATO at Russia's Gates
Massive Anti-Austerity Protests in Frankfurt
After Minsk: Will Peace Come to Ukraine?
Murder of Russian Politician Boris Nemtsov
Greece's Gordian Knot: Syriza Tackles Austerity
Violence Erupts as Islamic State Rises
Anti-Islamization Protests in Europe
EU Energy Union: Twisting the Arms of Gazprom
Leaders of European Union gave green light to the project of an Energy Union to rebuff alleged Russian market dominance.
28 March 2015
Is It OK for Government Officials to Say One Thing and Do Another?
This story is as old as time itself, passed down from one generation to another...
28 March 2015
War Is Dying Out?
Many academics argue that traditional war, as we know it is dying out.
28 March 2015
The Big Deserter, A Dose Of America’s Own Medicine, And The Saudis In Yemen
This action-packed week has us talking about the US’ ‘Dragoon Ride’ through almost half of Europe and Lee Kuan Yew’s non-Western recipe for success.
27 March 2015
Beautiful Sights of Russia: Olkhon Island in Lake Baikal
Forest Punk: Rusting Glory of Vintage Cars
Moscow Dances Indian Style
How Cargoes Are Delivered to ISS
These Boots Were Made For Walking
Analysis & Opinion
Gold Slides Again as US Inches Towards Monetary Tightening – No Profits Here, Folks
With the US dollar set to advance on Fed tightening, gold is slipping, gradually losing its ‘safe haven’ appeal.
China’s Potential Deflation Threatens to Overthrow Global Monetary Order
Mainland China could soon implement a full-scale economic stimulus due to the threats of deflation and stagnation, adding to the piles of cash being printed by Japanese and European mints, rendering monetary equivalent less valuable and investment less powerful across the globe.
Arab Coalition to Face Yemen Quagmire – Retired Yemeni General
Retired Yemeni brigadier-general Muhssein Khasroof said that Operation Decisive Storm was working against the clock to suppress the Houthi uprising.
Global Stocks Advance on China Stimulus Expectations, Oil Drops Further
Equity markets posted gains on Monday due to more solid expectations of monetary easing in China, tightening in the US and the inspiring corporate news from Europe.
Operation 'Decisive Storm' - US, Half of Middle East Against Yemeni Shiites
Following a request by Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, the ousted president who fled Yemen by boat on Wednesday, the country's Shia Houthi militants are now up against a ten country-strong Saudi-led military coalition, supported by the United States.
Ukraine Becoming a 'Wild West' Unsafe For Jews –Israeli Analyst
Speaking with Radio Sputnik on Friday, Israeli political analyst Avigdor Eskin commented on political developments in Ukraine this week, noting that rising anti-Semitism and growing instability in the country as a whole have turned the country into an unstable and unsafe 'Wild West'.