Ventspils port offered participation in Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Nord Stream - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 20:47

Ventspils port offered participation in Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
The northwestern Latvian port of Ventspils and two terminals operating there, Noord Natie Ventspils Terminals and Eurohome Latvija, have received an offer to participate in the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project by ensuring the storage and deliveries ...

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Growth in Europe's demand for Russian gas confirms importance of ... - WorldOil (subscription)

Nord Stream - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 17:16

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Growth in Europe's demand for Russian gas confirms importance of ...
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A working meeting between Alexey Miller, chairman of the Gazprom management committee, and Rainer Seele, chairman of the executive board of OMV, took ...

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Brende to visit Russian nuclear waste dump in June - The Independent Barents Observer

Northwest Russia - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 14:11

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Brende to visit Russian nuclear waste dump in June
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In 1995, Norway launched a Plan of Action on nuclear safety in northwest Russia, and three years later a separate Joint Norwegian Russian Commission on Nuclear Safety was established. Norway has since then granted more than 1,5 billion Norwegian ...

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German Navy in the New European Security Environment - Diplomatic Courier

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German Navy in the New European Security Environment
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Keeping the Russia threat in focus, Nordenman discusses the rebalancing towards the Baltic Sea and the North Atlantic that Germany – specifically the German Navy is currently undergoing after more than two decades of tending to crisis management task ...

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Russian hacker faces decades in prison - East Oregonian (subscription)

Northwest Russia - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 10:45

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Russian hacker faces decades in prison
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FILE - In this July 11, 2014 file photo, Valery Seleznev, a prominent Russian lawmaker and the father of Roman Seleznev who was arrested on bank fraud and other charges earlier this week in the United States, speaks to the media during a news ...

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Ventspils port offered participation in Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project - Baltic Times

Nord Stream - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 10:45

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Ventspils port offered participation in Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project
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VENTSPILS - The northwestern Latvian port of Ventspils and two terminals operating there, Noord Natie Ventspils Terminals and Eurohome Latvija, have received an offer to participate in the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project by ensuring the storage and ...

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Russian hacker faces decades in prison - Daily Astorian

Northwest Russia - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 10:42

Daily Astorian

Russian hacker faces decades in prison
Daily Astorian
FILE - In this July 11, 2014 file photo, Valery Seleznev, a prominent Russian lawmaker and the father of Roman Seleznev who was arrested on bank fraud and other charges earlier this week in the United States, speaks to the media during a news ...

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bne IntelliNews - Russia offers Latvian port a slice of the Nord ... - bne IntelliNews

Nord Stream - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 09:07

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bne IntelliNews - Russia offers Latvian port a slice of the Nord ...
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The Latvian port of Ventspils has been asked to store and handle delivery of pipes for Nord Stream 2, the controversial Russian gas pipeline project, ...
Rinkevics: Latvia's involvement in Nord Stream 2 project would be a ...Baltic Times

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Five Thousand Year History of the Sea Published - The Maritime Executive

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Five Thousand Year History of the Sea Published
The Maritime Executive
It examines the establishment and growth of 'the Atlantic World', but also considers maritime developments in the Indian Ocean, Southeast and East Asia and Africa, and highlights the continuing importance of the North Sea and the Baltic. ... Neil Baird ...

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Nord Stream 2 offers Latvian port pipe storage deal - Xinhua ... - Xinhua

Nord Stream - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 01:08

Nord Stream 2 offers Latvian port pipe storage deal - Xinhua ...
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The Latvian government , however , is strictly against Latvia ' s involvement in the project , the Ventspils mayor said .

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Top Russian Court Bans Jehovah's Witnesses, Claiming 'Extremist Activities' - Northwest Public Radio

Northwest Russia - Fri, 04/21/2017 - 00:22

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Top Russian Court Bans Jehovah's Witnesses, Claiming 'Extremist Activities'
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Russia's Supreme Court has banned the Jehovah's Witness organization after the country's Justice Ministry requested the group be labeled "extremist" and have their operation dissolved, a Russian state news agency reports. As NPR has previously reported ...
Russia's Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses as extremist organizationTASS
Russia bans Jehovah's Witnesses after supreme court rules Christian sect 'extremists'The Independent

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Leader Of Justice Department National Security Division On the Way Out - Northwest Public Radio

Northwest Russia - Thu, 04/20/2017 - 21:41

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Leader Of Justice Department National Security Division On the Way Out
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The woman leading the Justice Department's investigation of foreign meddling into the 2016 election and possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russia has told staff members she will leave the department in May. Mary B. McCord has served at the ...

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Astronaut, Cosmonaut And Stuffed Dog Arrive At International Space Station - Northwest Public Radio

Northwest Russia - Thu, 04/20/2017 - 20:42

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Astronaut, Cosmonaut And Stuffed Dog Arrive At International Space Station
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NASA astronaut Jack Fischer and Russian cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin lifted off from Kazakhstan on Thursday, bound for the International Space Station. About nine minutes into their voyage, the stuffed dog leaped into the air, then began to drift at the ...

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Oil prices flat in choppy trade, rising US production weighs - Reuters UK

Northwest Russia - Thu, 04/20/2017 - 19:05

Reuters UK

Oil prices flat in choppy trade, rising US production weighs
Reuters UK
FILE PHOTO: A worker checks the valve of an oil pipe at an oil field owned by Russian state-owned oil producer Bashneft near the village of Nikolo-Berezovka, northwest of Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia January 28, 2015. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin/File Photo.

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Russia 'moves troops and equipment' to North Korea border, as Kim Jong-un warns of 'super-mighty pre-emptive strike' - Telegraph.co.uk

Northwest Russia - Thu, 04/20/2017 - 17:11

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Russia 'moves troops and equipment' to North Korea border, as Kim Jong-un warns of 'super-mighty pre-emptive strike'
Telegraph.co.uk
Russia has moved heavy military equipment towards its border with North Korea amid mounting fears of a military clash between Pyongyang and the United States over the North's nuclear program. A flurry of military activity in Russia's far east came as ...

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Russian steelmaker Severstal says Q1 profits more than doubled - Daily Mail

Northwest Russia - Thu, 04/20/2017 - 16:59

Russian steelmaker Severstal says Q1 profits more than doubled
Daily Mail
Severstal's crude steel production fell 2 percent quarter-on-quarter in the first three months of the year to 2.86 million tonnes, due to planned maintenance at its major Cherepovets Steel Mill in northwest Russia. The company's overall output could ...

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EU should block Nord Stream 2 on climate grounds | Climate Home ... - Climate Home

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EU should block Nord Stream 2 on climate grounds | Climate Home ...
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Planned gas pipeline from Russia undermines long-term EU energy security and climate goals, writes Marcin Stoczkiewicz.

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Russians Devised Detailed Plan To Influence U.S. Voters, Reuters Says - Northwest Public Radio

Northwest Russia - Thu, 04/20/2017 - 12:38

Russians Devised Detailed Plan To Influence U.S. Voters, Reuters Says
Northwest Public Radio
Here is some of the evidence that Russia interfered in the U.S. election last year. A Russian think tank reportedly made a plan to interfere in the U.S. election back in 2016. Ned Parker has learned about this. He's a reporter for the Reuters news agency.

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Oil prices claw back losses, but oversupply still weighs - Reuters UK

Northwest Russia - Thu, 04/20/2017 - 10:24

Reuters UK

Oil prices claw back losses, but oversupply still weighs
Reuters UK
FILE PHOTO: A worker checks the valve of an oil pipe at an oil field owned by Russian state-owned oil producer Bashneft near the village of Nikolo-Berezovka, northwest of Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia January 28, 2015. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin/File Photo.

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