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RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin’s Syrian Zugzwang

RUSSIA POLITICS: Putin’s Syrian Zugzwang

Putin’s attempts to satisfy his own ambitions and restore the image of the super state will result in strained relations with those states of the region which are the important economic partners of Russia, first of all, Turkey and Israel.

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GEMANY POLITICS: Another Russia’s Foreign Policy Fiasco

GEMANY POLITICS: Another Russia’s Foreign Policy Fiasco

As part of G20 Summit held in Hamburg, a long-awaited meeting of Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin took place. That was a main topic in world mass media for several weeks.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: MASSOB to Ndigbo: Return Home By August 2017 to Beat Arewa Youths October 1 Deadline

NIGERIA POLITICS: MASSOB to Ndigbo: Return Home By August 2017 to Beat Arewa Youths October 1 Deadline

“MASSOB urges the Eze Ndigbo in northern cities to carry out this compilation of our kinsmen data as a native and ancestry exercise and we appeal to them not to betray this act of nobility because of their individual interests or favors from Hausa-Fulani.”

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SAUDI ARABIA POLITICS: Addiction and Intrigue: Inside Saudi Palace Coup

SAUDI ARABIA POLITICS: Addiction and Intrigue: Inside Saudi Palace Coup

Quoting a witness at the palace, one Saudi source said King Salman this month pre-recorded a statement in which he announces the transfer of the throne to his son.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Still On The Executive-Legislature Slugfest On The Budget

NIGERIA POLITICS: Still On The Executive-Legislature Slugfest On The Budget

Before Buhari, budgets have no impact and spark no interest among the common man whose interests were neither captured nor represented in yearly ritual.

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EUROPE POLITICS: Gazprom Splits the EU Apart

EUROPE POLITICS: Gazprom Splits the EU Apart

Reality shows that two lines of Nord Stream 2 enter German spot market refilling it with 55 billion cubic meters of gas due to new capacities.

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PERU POLITICS: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Approval Falls: Poll

PERU POLITICS: Pedro Pablo Kuczynski Approval Falls: Poll

“The fall in popular support for Kuczynski could have many reasons, among them Alfredo Thorne’s exit from the economy ministry,” Ipsos Peru President Alfredo Torres said.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: If South-Easterners Don’t Want to Stay in Nigeria, Let Them Go

NIGERIA POLITICS: If South-Easterners Don’t Want to Stay in Nigeria, Let Them Go

Lieutenant Colonel Odumegwu Ojukwu said only one thing would make the rebels cease fire: “that the Republic of Nigeria be split into its component parts.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari: Fayose, Fani-Kayode Cannot Be Silenced

NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari: Fayose, Fani-Kayode Cannot Be Silenced

Let it be stated that Fayose and Fani-Kayode’s criticism of Buhari has nothing to do with where he comes from. If it does, then this duo would not be defending the Shiites.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: If Acting President Osinbajo Were Hausa Or Fulani…  Yoruba Ronu It’s Time To Go!

NIGERIA POLITICS: If Acting President Osinbajo Were Hausa Or Fulani… Yoruba Ronu It’s Time To Go!

Nigeria is false to the past. Nigeria is false to the present. Nigeria is solemnly binds herself to the false in the future.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: The Nigerian Democratic Experiment And The Influence of The Undemocratic Forces Of the Mob

NIGERIA POLITICS: The Nigerian Democratic Experiment And The Influence of The Undemocratic Forces Of the Mob

Since 1999, Nigeria has had an uninterrupted democratic experiment which has been largely successful.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Of Battle For Legitimacy, A. B Mahmoud (San) And The Internal Rumpus Within The Aviary Of The Bar

NIGERIA POLITICS: Of Battle For Legitimacy, A. B Mahmoud (San) And The Internal Rumpus Within The Aviary Of The Bar

With this in mind, a more honorable path to thread would be for the Mahmoud Led NBA to abandon the unnecessary appeal which is a clear exercise in shifting the goal post..

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PALESTINE POLITICS: Gaza ‘Unlivable’ Ten Years After Hamas Seized Power: UN

PALESTINE POLITICS: Gaza ‘Unlivable’ Ten Years After Hamas Seized Power: UN

“Across the board we’re watching de-development in slow motion,” Robert Piper, U.N. coordinator for humanitarian aid and development for Gaza Strip, West Bank.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Acting President Bukola Saraki

NIGERIA POLITICS: Acting President Bukola Saraki

Let Buhari government see the portent danger in Saraki plots and do whatever it can to undo Saraki menace before it crumbles this government and democracy.

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UK POLITICS: New Poll: Theresa May Now as Unpopular in Germany as Vladimir Putin

UK POLITICS: New Poll: Theresa May Now as Unpopular in Germany as Vladimir Putin

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has a negative approval rating in every country surveyed and is even behind France’s President, Emmanuel Macron, in Britain.

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VENEZUELA: How Socialist Dream Turned To Nightmare

VENEZUELA: How Socialist Dream Turned To Nightmare

Today that tsunami has receded, and what’s left behind is the catastrophic consequences of the world’s most garishly mismanaged economy.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Shorten Beats Turnbull in New Poll

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Shorten Beats Turnbull in New Poll

“It’s time for Malcolm Turnbull to listen to Australians and his own MPs and senators and just get this done,” Mr Shorten told Fairfax Media.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Abacha’s Killer Squad Poisoned Yar’Adua: Obasanjo Reveals

NIGERIA POLITICS: Abacha’s Killer Squad Poisoned Yar’Adua: Obasanjo Reveals

Obasanjo described the day he was court-martialled and sentenced as one of the ‘worst days in his life.’

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ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Grace Mugabe: First Lady Grabbing Mazowe Dam

ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Grace Mugabe: First Lady Grabbing Mazowe Dam

The Mugabe family reportedly has more than 10 farms, becoming part of the new land aristocracy ushered in by government’s chaotic land reform programme.

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USA POLITICS: Rise in Car Accidents in Legalized States: Is It the Greenery?

USA POLITICS: Rise in Car Accidents in Legalized States: Is It the Greenery?

Lawmakers should be putting their energies toward cracking down on alcohol consumption and driving even more, not on cannabis and driving.

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