Geopolitical Calendar: Week of July 31, 2017 - STRATFOR

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 12:01

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Geopolitical Calendar: Week of July 31, 2017
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2-8: The Association of Southeast Asian Nations will hold its ministerial meetings in Manila followed by a gathering of ASEAN+3 foreign ministers, which will include representatives from the United States, Japan, South Korea, North Korea, China and Russia.

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'Dunkirk' conquers 'Emoji,' 'Atomic Blonde' at box office - WPXI Pittsburgh

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 01:14

WPXI Pittsburgh

'Dunkirk' conquers 'Emoji,' 'Atomic Blonde' at box office
WPXI Pittsburgh
According to Animal Adventure Park, New York state Department of Environmental Conservation crews captured the renegade reptile Saturday behind the fairgrounds in rural Whitney Point. Sightings of the alligator were first reported July 22. Officials ...

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Vladimir Putin opposes US fracking because it threatens Russia's energy exports - Canada Free Press

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 17:49

Canada Free Press

Vladimir Putin opposes US fracking because it threatens Russia's energy exports
Canada Free Press
Russian connections to anti-fracking activism in the United States underscore Russian President Vladimir Putin's dedication to keeping Eastern Europe dependent on the oil and natural gas which flows from its state-owned energy giant, Gazprom. Russia ...

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The Operation Barbarossa II File: But Who Will Prosecute? Preparing to Wage War on Russia - Center for Research on Globalization

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 14:56

Center for Research on Globalization

The Operation Barbarossa II File: But Who Will Prosecute? Preparing to Wage War on Russia
Center for Research on Globalization
In June, the BALTOPS 2017 NATO naval and air exercises were conducted in the Baltic Sea near Kaliningrad and the approaches to St. Petersburg simultaneously with the Saber Strike military ground exercises in Latvia and Lithuania. .... against the use ...

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Russia, Finland leaders talk defence, environment and possible US sanctions - The Independent Barents Observer

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 09:56

The Independent Barents Observer

Russia, Finland leaders talk defence, environment and possible US sanctions
The Independent Barents Observer
Referring to Russia and China's joint naval exercises in the Baltic Sea which wrap up at the end of this week, Niinistö said such situations are a part of living in a world with military powers. Putin said Russia's cooperation with China was a ...
Putin: Finland's foreign policy contributing to stability in Northern EuropeHelsinki Times
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Ukraine, Canada 'on the same page' on climate change, ambassador says - National Observer

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 00:38

National Observer

Ukraine, Canada 'on the same page' on climate change, ambassador says
National Observer
The sanctions would "almost surely" affect the Russia-Germany pipeline Nord Stream 2 which would carry Russian natural gas under the Baltic Sea, bypassing Ukraine, the newspaper wrote. There has long been an interest in Canada in replacing Russia as ...

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Friday's papers: Putin, Putin, Putin - YLE News

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 09:35

YLE News

Friday's papers: Putin, Putin, Putin
YLE News
Putin hailed the progress on the planned Rosatom nuclear plant in northern Finland and proposed cooperation on environmental protection and on improving safety in the Baltic Sea. He downplayed China's participation in Russian naval exercises in the ...

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Putin: Finland's foreign policy contributing to stability in Northern Europe - Helsinki Times

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 06:35

Helsinki Times

Putin: Finland's foreign policy contributing to stability in Northern Europe
Helsinki Times
Putin responded by stating that he was pleased to hear new ideas about developing environmental protection in the Arctic Region. Finland and Russia together can accomplish a lot in the region, he estimated before also calling attention to the rapid ...

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Why Are Majors Shying Away From Gazprom? - OilPrice.com

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 22:01

Why Are Majors Shying Away From Gazprom?
OilPrice.com
Despite being the operator of Russia's only operating LNG project, Sakhalin II, Gazprom has experienced quite a bit of misfortune with its pursuits. Its flagship endeavor, Shtokman LNG, ran aground and has been ... With its fragile ecosystem and many ...

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Putin and Niinistö talk defence, environment and possible US sanctions - YLE News

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 18:10

YLE News

Putin and Niinistö talk defence, environment and possible US sanctions
YLE News
Referring to Russia and China's joint naval exercises in the Baltic Sea which wrap up at the end of this week, Niinistö said such situations are a part of living in a world with military powers. Putin said Russia's cooperation with China was a ...
Putin: Finland's foreign policy contributing to stability in Northern EuropeHelsinki Times
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Vladimir Putin Opposes US Fracking Because It Threatens Russia's Oil & Gas Exports - Capital Research Center

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 17:09

Capital Research Center

Vladimir Putin Opposes US Fracking Because It Threatens Russia's Oil & Gas Exports
Capital Research Center
For years its executives have claimed that fracking poses severe environmental risks; Alexander Medvedev, Gazprom's executive chairman and head of Gazprom Export, has vowed that the Russian state and Gazprom are ready “to wage [ ] war on shale.” While ...

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Thursday's papers: Putin's arrival and what to expect - YLE News

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 08:51

YLE News

Thursday's papers: Putin's arrival and what to expect
YLE News
Markku Kangaspuro from the Helsinki University's Alexander Institute says "Increased Russian military exercises on the Baltic Sea and troop presence is negative and does little to instil confidence, from the Finnish perspective. The presidents will ...

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Russia's New and Unrealistic Naval Doctrine - War on the Rocks

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 01:38

War on the Rocks

Russia's New and Unrealistic Naval Doctrine
War on the Rocks
Just in the last week, it has begun an exercise with the Chinese navy in the Baltic Sea and sent its largest warship, the Peter the Great nuclear cruiser, and the world's largest submarine, the Dmitry Donskoi, from the Northern Fleet to the Baltic to ...

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Bloody Baltic! Russian Scientists Reveal the Secret of 'Red Tides' in the Sea - Sputnik International

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 19:41

Sputnik International

Bloody Baltic! Russian Scientists Reveal the Secret of 'Red Tides' in the Sea
Sputnik International
Environment. 19:41 26.07.2017 Get short URL. 11271100. Toxic red algae, causing "bloody" rains and tides in the Baltic, are rapidly spreading across the seas and oceans because they turned out to be absolute omnivores, Russian scientists found.

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Listen to Russian pranksters trick Rick Perry into a conversation about pig manure - Washington Post

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 19:28

Washington Post

Listen to Russian pranksters trick Rick Perry into a conversation about pig manure
Washington Post
... a Russian news site, Perry was convinced he was talking to Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, who appears to speak through an interpreter. Perry talked about a potential pipeline across the Baltic Sea for Russian gas, cyberattacks on the ...
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Research at Lake Baikal—for the protection of a unique ecosystem - Phys.Org

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 17:25

Phys.Org

Research at Lake Baikal—for the protection of a unique ecosystem
Phys.Org
Lake Baikal, with its exceptional species diversity and unique wildlife, is a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site. As part of the Helmholtz Russia Research ...

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General Hodges Worried About Russia's 'Hot Breath' in Sweden - Executive Intelligence Review (EIR)

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 16:49

General Hodges Worried About Russia's 'Hot Breath' in Sweden
Executive Intelligence Review (EIR)
July 25, 2017 (EIRNS)—Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges was in Sweden yesterday, where he was stirring up the same paranoid Russophobia that he was in Eastern Europe last week. "Russia has changed the security environment," Hodges told the Swedish Dagens ...

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Germany Confronts Russian Hybrid Warfare - Carnegie Europe

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 16:35

Carnegie Europe

Germany Confronts Russian Hybrid Warfare
Carnegie Europe
... Europe against potential Russian aggression. Despite its underfinanced Bundeswehr, Berlin has shown a robust response to the changing security environment in Europe triggered by the Ukraine crisis. .... In that context, German lawmakers, EU member ...

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Missile destroyer Hefei opens live fire drill in Baltic Sea - Global Times

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 11:47

Global Times

Missile destroyer Hefei opens live fire drill in Baltic Sea
Global Times
Following the order of Tian Zhong, vice admiral of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy, the missile destroyer Hefei departed from the naval port of Baltiysk, marking the beginning of the Russian-Chinese "Joint Sea 2017" naval drills. ... Due to the ...

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Today in history, and birthdays - Bend Bulletin

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 10:09

Bend Bulletin

Today in history, and birthdays
Bend Bulletin
But the 28-nation bloc is divided, with central European countries more willing to limit the bloc's dependence on Russian oil and gas. The sanctions target any ... The project aims to carry Russian natural gas under the Baltic Sea, bypassing Ukraine ...
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