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My View: Search for roots begs a greater question - The Buffalo News - Buffalo News

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 01:50

My View: Search for roots begs a greater question - The Buffalo News
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By Judith Geer I am a devotee of the PBS show “Finding Your Roots,” a weekly documentary in which Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates walks three well-kn…

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The state of Syria's northwest: A month-long reporting series - Syria Direct

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 21:06

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The state of Syria's northwest: A month-long reporting series
Syria Direct
AMMAN: The largest expanse of opposition territory left in Syria lies in its northwestern reaches. Displaced Syrians from the rest of the country, as well as rebel fighters, now reside in a swathe of land—largely controlled by a former Al-Qaeda ...

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Soyuz 2-1B launch with Meteor-M ends in apparent Fregat-M failure ... - NASASpaceflight.com

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 15:48

Soyuz 2-1B launch with Meteor-M ends in apparent Fregat-M failure ...
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Russia's Soyuz-2-1b rocket launched with the Meteor-M weather satellite on Tuesday, alongside an international secondary payload of eighteen small satellites. However, the Fregat Upper Stage suffered an apparent failure which will have resulted in the ...

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The Unbelievable Story of How the CIA Helped Foil a Russian Spy ... - Politico

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 07:06

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The Unbelievable Story of How the CIA Helped Foil a Russian Spy ...
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A quiet residential street, like any other, in northwest London. Neighbors say the occupants of 45 Cranley Drive, in Ruislip, are friendly and host good parties.

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Book Spotlight: Monday Starts On Saturday by Arkady & Boris Strugatsky - Geeks of Doom

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 04:09

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Book Spotlight: Monday Starts On Saturday by Arkady & Boris Strugatsky
Geeks of Doom
Sasha, a young computer programmer from Leningrad, is driving through the forests of Northwest Russia to meet up with some friends for a nature vacation. He picks up a couple of local hitchhikers, who persuade him to come work with them at the National ...

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A sort of homecoming – An Irishman's Diary on the citizenship ... - Irish Times

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 03:03

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A sort of homecoming – An Irishman's Diary on the citizenship ...
Irish Times
The longer I spend here, the more I love it – the people, the culture, the landscapes.

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DC lawmakers want to rename part of street outside of Russian Embassy after anti-Putin dissident - FOX 5 DC

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 02:50

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DC lawmakers want to rename part of street outside of Russian Embassy after anti-Putin dissident
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During the 1980s, then-President Ronald Reagan renamed a section of 16th Street in Northwest D.C. in front of another Russian embassy building for dissident Andrew Sakharov, who opposed the Soviet Union. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) has introduced a ...

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Plan underway to subdue Russian gas with German LNG terminal - WorldOil

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 22:33

Plan underway to subdue Russian gas with German LNG terminal
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Some gas that's imported into Germany by pipelines from Russia and Norway is shipped on to other nations. Terminals in northwestern Europe are not used at their full capacity as pipeline gas is cheaper and rising demand in Asia is pulling away cargoes.

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Little prospect of Syria peace progress seen in Geneva talks - swissinfo.ch

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 18:36

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Little prospect of Syria peace progress seen in Geneva talks
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But the government has said it backs the congress, as has Turkey, which has some sway over rebel groups in the northwest. "There is an acceleration in the political solution on the basis of a unified Syria headed by Bashar al-Assad, with amendments to ...

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Little prospect of Syria peace progress in Geneva talks - Reuters

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 17:10

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Little prospect of Syria peace progress in Geneva talks
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But Putin may also seek to tout diplomatic progress as he angles for Western countries to take up some of the expensive burden of post-war reconstruction in Syria, now most likely to fall on Russia, Iran and China. Western foreign ministers said in ...

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Little prospect of Syria peace progress in Geneva talks - euronews

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 17:07

Little prospect of Syria peace progress in Geneva talks
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But Putin may also seek to tout diplomatic progress as he angles for Western countries to take up some of the expensive burden of post-war reconstruction in Syria, now most likely to fall on Russia, Iran and China. Western foreign ministers said in ...

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Nord Stream Flowing Well over Capacity - Natural Gas World - Natural Gas World

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 14:08

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Nord Stream Flowing Well over Capacity - Natural Gas World
Natural Gas World
Nord Stream-1 pipeline has delivered to up 10% more than its nameplate capacity, a top Gazprom executive said November 24.

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Plan Underway to Subdue Russian Gas With German LNG Terminal ... - Bloomberg

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 12:02

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Plan Underway to Subdue Russian Gas With German LNG Terminal ...
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The old trading city of Hamburg in northwest Germany will soon become the center for a drive in Europe's biggest economy to diversify natural gas imports. Three partners are forging plans to build a terminal for liquefied natural gas on the shores of ...

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Putin Has a Rebellion Brewing in His Backyard - Bloomberg

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 09:00

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Putin Has a Rebellion Brewing in His Backyard
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Anti-Putin liberals have filled local councils in the Russian capital's historic and commercial core, as well as a few upmarket residential areas—attaining majorities in 17 of the city's 125 municipal districts. In some others, the opposition now has ...

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GUEST COLUMN: Second Amendment indeed has bounds - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 16:19

GUEST COLUMN: Second Amendment indeed has bounds
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The NRA, she believes, protects us from criminals and from the “bureaucracies” like Germany and Russia. I beg to differ. Constitutional democracies, I submit, have proven themselves to have one thing in common. Someone will test the limits of every ...

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Putin Signs Law Classifying Media as 'Foreign Agents' - KNWA

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 22:51

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Putin Signs Law Classifying Media as 'Foreign Agents'
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(CNN) - Russian President Vladmir Putin has signed amendments into law that will allow foreign media outlets in Russia to be listed as "foreign agents," according to state-run news agency Sputnik news. Russian officials have said the change is a ...
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Putin signs media 'foreign agents' law - KNWA

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 21:39

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Putin signs media 'foreign agents' law
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(CNN) - Russian President Vladmir Putin has signed amendments into law that will allow foreign media outlets in Russia to be listed as "foreign agents," according to state-run news agency Sputnik news. Russian officials have said the change is a ...

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Russia's military presence in Syria - Yahoo News

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 13:00

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Russia's military presence in Syria
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He suggested that Russia had between 4,000 and 5,000 Russian military servicemen in Syria including personnel at Russia's airbase in Khmeimim, a stronghold of President Bashar al-Assad in northwest Syria, and the Tartus naval facility. On top of that, ...

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Turkey Says Trump Promises To Stop Arming Kurds In Syria - Northwest Public Radio

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 01:09

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Turkey Says Trump Promises To Stop Arming Kurds In Syria
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Turkey, Russia and Iran are working to bring an end to the conflict. Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. TweetShareGoogle+Email · The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication. © 2017 Northwest Public Radio; A Service of The ...

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Russia's military presence in Syria - Daily Mail

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 22:19

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Russia's military presence in Syria
Daily Mail
He suggested that Russia had between 4,000 and 5,000 Russian military servicemen in Syria including personnel at Russia's airbase in Khmeimim, a stronghold of President Bashar al-Assad in northwest Syria, and the Tartus naval facility. On top of that, ...

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