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  • Exemption of Russian Deputy Minister of his responsibilities

    October 14, 2013

    Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree exempting the Deputy Defence Minister Oleg Ostapenko from his position and his military service. The press service of the Kremlin did not mention the  ...more

  • Azerbaijan President Aliyev wins the presidential election for the third time

    October 14, 2013

    Azerbaijani outgoing President Ilham Aliyev won the presidential election, opening up the way for a third five-year term, said on Thursday partial results.

    The presidential election in  ...more

  • The unemployment increase threatens Europe

    October 07, 2013

    It seems that Europe will witness a warm autumn and a hard winter because French and Polish trade unions labor have called for demonstrations against their governments, similar activities have  ...more

  • Brussels wants to make European industry more competitive

    October 07, 2013

    The economies of the European Union will find themselves far behind the United States if they do not take care of their very high energy cost that amplify the industrial decline of the old  ...more

  • The British Labor Party holds its Annual conference

    October 04, 2013

    The British Labor opposition party launched its annual conference on Sunday29.9.2013 in the touristic city of Brighton, south-west of England, at a moment when the latest polls show a further  ...more

  • Britain: support for Lebanon

    October 04, 2013

    Britain has urged the international community to send a clear and unified message to support stability in Lebanon to avoid becoming the next victim of the Syrian conflict, and London has  ...more

  • The Putin era in Russian history books

    October 03, 2013

    The Ministry of Education decided to include the history of Russia up to the last presidential election, which until the year 2012, in the Russian history book. But Russian President Vladimir  ...more

  • Iranian dissidents taken hostage in Iraq: Ashton fears extradition to Tehran

    October 03, 2013

    EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton has warned of the "significant risk" that seven Iranian dissidents held in Iraq could be sent to Tehran and has called for their immediate  ...more

  • Historical handshake between Hollande and Rohani

    October 02, 2013

    Not seen since 2005. The French and Iranian presidents shook hands Tuesday, before discussing at the UN headquarters the Iranian nuclear program, Syria and Lebanon.

    Surrounded by a  ...more

  • New powers of the European Central Bank

    October 01, 2013

    deputies give new powers of the European Central Bank to supervise six thousand bank in the euro zone as a first step in building a banking union.

    The European Parliament's vote  ...more

  • What will be the situation in France in 2025?

    September 30, 2013

    What will be the situation in France in 2025? This is the question that the government of Jean Mark Ayrault and President François Holland attempted to answer after the end of the summer  ...more




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