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Four years after LinkedIn hacks, a Russian hacker is arrested in Prague
CZECH REPUBLIC, Prague - Four years after a hacker compromised 100 million LinkedIn accounts, a 29-year-old Russian man believed to be involved in the 2012 criminal hacking was detained by Cze
U.S. helping Israel to ensure Syrian war never ends
"The United States has the power to decree the death of nations," wrote Stephen Kinzer in the Boston Globe.
Kinzer's article was entitled: "The media are misleading t
British American Tobacco offers $47 billion to acquire remaining Reynolds stake
LONDON, U.K. - British American Tobacco PLC (BAT) has made a $47-billion takeover offer for nearly 58 percent stake in Reynolds American Inc that it doesn't already hold, the deal likely to mak
America’s Asian crisis: Philippines President Duterte's call for "separation" baffles the U.S.
MANILA, Philippines - Just weeks after telling U.S. President Obama to "go to hell," Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte now says he wants to separate from the United States.
Saudi Arabia looks beyond oil, to raise $17.5 billion with historic bond issue
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Turning to international debt markets for the first time to offset declining oil revenues, Saudi Arabia is likely to raise a whopping $17.5 billion with a global bond issue,
Turkish warplane hit 18 Kurdish militia targets, up to 200 members killed
MOSUL, Syria - Turkish warplanes killed up to 200 Kurdish militia members in northern Syria, the Turkish military said on Thursday.
The jets hit 18 targets in Maarrat Umm Hawsh, a region nort
3 US States Deny Russian Requests to Observe Upcoming Elections
At least three U.S. states have denied Russia's request to station monitors at polling places during the nation's presidential election on November 8.
Russia has not previously participated in progra
Russia's Navy Deployed to Syria in Show of Force
Russia announced a temporary 'humanitarian' truce Tuesday in its joint assault with Syrian forces on the city of Aleppo, to allow humanitarian aid and civilian evacuations. Russia's Foreign Minister S
Feodorovsky Convent in Pereslavl-Zalessky: Spiritual support for Muscovy
Although not as well-known or as architecturally significant as some of the other religious sites in the Golden Ring, this monastery played an important role in early Russian history.
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Gopniks of the world, unite! Encounters with Russia's macho low culture
Matthew Blackburn from Scotland calls for more effort to made to understand representatives of the world's social underclass after a dangerous encounter in St. Petersburg turns out to be something of
Defense Ministry: Egypt's rumored sale of Mistrals to Russia is nonsense
Polish Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz's claims Egypt may agree to sell two amphibious helicopter carriers Mistral to Russia for a token sum of one dollar are nothing but 'TGIF nonsense', Russian
Egypts fight against Islamic militancy makes enemies
Cairo - Egypt has made fighting Islamic militants its overriding foreign policy objective, a decision that has brought it closer to Syrian President Bashar Assad, Russia and Iran, in turn antagonizing
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