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What a ‘Military Nightmare’ For Any Army to Invade Russia – Swedish Newspaper Svenska Dagbladet Says

What a ‘Military Nightmare’ For Any Army to Invade Russia – Swedish Newspaper Svenska Dagbladet Says

🕔11:34, 21.May 2018

The conclusions made by Svenska Dagbladet are backed by Russian history itself, as the country has never been conquered since the creation of a centralized state in Russia in the early 15th century.

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Malaysia Orders 1MDB Scandal Probe Overseen By Najib Razak

Malaysia Orders 1MDB Scandal Probe Overseen By Najib Razak

🕔10:07, 21.May 2018

Mahathir, a former mentor of Najib Razak who turned on him over 1MDB, is determined to breathe new life into democratic institutions that suffered under the ex-premier’s increasingly authoritarian rule and usher in a new dawn for the country.

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Donald Trump Now ‘Demands’ DOJ Probe FBI

Donald Trump Now ‘Demands’ DOJ Probe FBI

🕔09:54, 21.May 2018

Trump tweeted Sunday: “I hereby demand, and will do so officially tomorrow, that the Department of Justice look into whether or not the FBI/DOJ infiltrated or surveilled the Trump Campaign for Political Purposes – and if any such demands or requests were made by people within the Obama Administration!”

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Nicolas Maduro Wins Venezuela’s Presidential Election

Nicolas Maduro Wins Venezuela’s Presidential Election

🕔09:32, 21.May 2018

As the results were being announced, residents of downtown Caracas just a few blocks from where Maduro supporters were celebrating banged on pots and pans in protest.

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African Countries Determine Now to Recover Stolen Assets

African Countries Determine Now to Recover Stolen Assets

🕔11:54, 20.May 2018

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to continue his war against corruption as part of his 2019 re-election campaign

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Nicolas Maduro Takes Center Stage In Venezuela’s Election

Nicolas Maduro Takes Center Stage In Venezuela’s Election

🕔11:42, 20.May 2018

Nicolas Maduro, the political heir to the late leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez, has presided over an implosion of once wealthy oil producer Venezuela’s economy since taking office in 2013.

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Nigerians Killed in South Africa Continue to Increase

Nigerians Killed in South Africa Continue to Increase

🕔09:48, 19.May 2018

“Ochuba, a property owner, was shot dead alongside his estate agent, a female South African on May 5. They were shot dead as they visited the tenant occupying Ochuba’s house to collect rent.

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China Lands Strategic Bomber On South China Sea, U.S. Gets Angry

China Lands Strategic Bomber On South China Sea, U.S. Gets Angry

🕔07:59, 19.May 2018

China angers US after landing planes, including H-6K bomber, on a South China Sea reef. The Pentagon condemned the military activity as ‘raising tensions and destabilising the region’.

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S-400 Purchase By Turkey Causing ‘A Lot of Headaches’

S-400 Purchase By Turkey Causing ‘A Lot of Headaches’ Updated

🕔00:00, 19.May 2018

Turkey wants to buy modern S-400 anti-aircraft systems from Russia. NATO military warn, Moscow could spy so possible weaknesses of the new US fighter jet F-35.

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Germany, US Disagree Over Russia’s New Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

Germany, US Disagree Over Russia’s New Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

🕔13:14, 18.May 2018

The Nord Stream 2 project will double the amount of natural gas Russia can funnel directly to the heart of Europe from newly tapped reserves in Siberia, intentionally skirting eastern European nations like Poland and Ukraine.

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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) In Serious Political Crisis

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) In Serious Political Crisis

🕔12:21, 18.May 2018

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which won the most seats in the recently concluded poll, rushed to swear in a chief minister although it did not have the numbers for a majority.

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Russia-Ukraine Gas Dispute Causing Concern In Europe

Russia-Ukraine Gas Dispute Causing Concern In Europe

🕔10:55, 17.May 2018

The gas dispute between Moscow and Kyiv is entering a new round, and some fear that deliveries through Ukraine will be stopped. Which countries could be most affected, and will bilateral tensions lead to a new gas war?

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Nord Stream 2: Can Germany Broker Russia-Ukraine Deal?

Nord Stream 2: Can Germany Broker Russia-Ukraine Deal?

🕔10:48, 17.May 2018

Berlin and Moscow both support building the controversial gas pipeline, but Kyiv is opposed. Economy minister Peter Altmaier is commuting between capitals to find a compromise. Miodrag Soric reports from Moscow.

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Theresa May, Jacob Rees-Mogg Clash Over Irish Border

Theresa May, Jacob Rees-Mogg Clash Over Irish Border

🕔08:06, 15.May 2018

PM Theresa May and the senior Brexiteer crossed swords after all backbenchers were summoned to Downing Street for briefings on the government’s rival customs blueprints.

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Terrible Massacre In Gaza: Israeli Bullets Kill 43 Palestinians, Hundreds Wounded

Terrible Massacre In Gaza: Israeli Bullets Kill 43 Palestinians, Hundreds Wounded

🕔14:43, 14.May 2018

Forty-three Palestinian protesters have been killed by Israeli fire during demonstrations ahead of the US embassy inauguration in Jerusalem, the Palestinian health ministry said Monday.

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