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    World Russia clashes again with US and allies over Syria attacks - The Washington post

    Russia has clashed again with the United States and its Western allies over Syria, saying airstrikes on suspected chemical sites in the war-torn nation have set back any political negotiations to end the seven-year conflict. The U.S., France and Britain countered that recent events are an...
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    Turkey Hits Back At Macron Over Comments On Russia – Channels Television

    Turkey on Monday hit back at French President Emmanuel Macron over his comments that the weekend’s air strikes against the Syrian regime had driven a wedge between Ankara and its increasingly close ally Moscow. Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag insisted that Turkish policy on Syria was...
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    World Russia says Britain must cut more than 50 diplomats - Punch Ng

    Britain has to reduce its diplomatic staff in Russia by more than 50 more people, the foreign ministry said Saturday, following an escalating row over the nerve agent attack on a former double agent. The new measures are seen as punishment for Britain’s calls on allies to expel Russian...
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    World Blind Prophetess Who Predicted 9/11, Predicts About Russia, Putin & End Of The World - Mirror

    Prophetess Baba Vanga is famed for her predictions, many of which have come true with eerily similarity. The Bulgarian psychic, known as 'Nostradamus from the Balkans', has foretold many natural disasters and global wars before they happened. And, despite the fact that she died in 1996 aged...
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    Sports Lionel Messi: Russia will be the last chance for this group Argentina players to win a...

    Argentina star Lionel Messi said the upcoming World Cup in Russia is the last chance for the nation’s current group of players to win a World Cup. read more via TODAY.NG – http://ift.tt/2pp4rYE --------------- Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Nigeria to mobilize 3m supporters for Eagles in Russia – The Sun News

    The Nigerian government said yesterday it would mobilize three million supporters across the globe for the Nigerian national football team for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Olusegun Runsewe, Head of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), said all supporters will wear various...
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    World Russia-led Syria peace congress to be held Jan 30 – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

    Russia’s chief negotiator Aleksandr Lavrentyev Russian-led peace talks on Syria will be held on January 30 in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia’s chief negotiator Aleksandr Lavrentyev said Saturday, quoted by Interfax news agency. Russia, a steadfast supporter of Syrian President Bashar …...
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    World Moscow Rejects U.S. Attempts To Pressure Russia To Improve Bilateral Dialogue – Envoy –...

    Russia rejects the efforts by the United States to exert pressure and responds to unfriendly actions, but is willing to improve the bilateral dialogue, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov told Sputnik. “Russia does not accept US attempts to increase pressure and strongly reacts to...
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    Business Crude Oil Price Hits U.S.$70 Per Barrel – A

    By Chika Izuora With Agency Report The price of brent crude oil rose to $70 per barrel yesterday, supported by ongoing output cuts led by OPEC and Russia, and ignoring a rise in United States and Canadian drilling activity that points to higher future output in North America. Brent … Via...
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    World Russia ready to support direct talks on North Korea crisis: Lavrov – PressTV Media RSS

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday (January 15) Moscow is ready to support direct talks between parties involved in the North Korea missile crisis. via PressTV Media RSS – http://ift.tt/2myaFU2 Get more World News
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    World 15 hurt in stabbing incident at Russian school – ABC News

    At least 14 children have been hurt in a stabbing incident at a school in the Siberian city of Perm. Russian police said the stabbings began after two students at the city’s School No. 127 started fighting with knives. According to police, a teacher and other pupils tried to break … via ABC...
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    World Russia says U.S. missile system in Japan could be used for attacks – Yahoo News – Latest...

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned on Monday that a U.S.-made Aegis missile-defense system that Japan has decided to acquire could be used for offensive purposes because its missile launching system is dual-purpose. Japan last month formally decided it would expand...
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    World Syria vows to end US presence; Russia, Turkey warn over ‘border force’ plan – PressTV Media RSS

    Damascus says it is determined to end US military presence after Washington declared plans to build a 30,000-member “border force” in the Arab country that Russia says could lead to Syria’s partition. Syria’s Foreign Ministry on Monday slammed the plan as a “blatant assault” on its sovereignty...
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    World Trump’s nuclear strategy seeks new weapons to counter Russia – AP News

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With Russia in mind, the Trump administration is aiming to develop new nuclear firepower that it says will make it easier to deter threats to European allies. The plan, not yet approved by President Donald Trump, is intended to make nuclear conflict less likely. Critics argue...
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    Business Exec charged with bribing Russian official in uranium deal.

    Federal authorities have accused a Maryland man of bribing a Russian atomic energy official to help secure contracts for transporting nuclear fuel. The Justice Department on Friday said 54-year-old Mark Lambert of Mount Airy was charged with violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices … via...
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    Sports Russia just hacked the Olympics

    Kremlin-linked hackers published stolen emails from the International Olympic Committee and World Anti-Doping Agency Wednesday in retaliation for Russia’s ban from next month’s Winter Olympics. The data dump by the Fancy Bears group also contained emails from the United States Olympic Committee...
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    World Russia warns US not to get involved in Iran – The Independent Uganda:

    Putin (left) and Lavrov (right) Moscow, Russia | AFP | Moscow on Thursday warned Washington against interfering in Iran’s “internal affairs” after US President Donald Trump pledged to help Iranians “take back” their government following protests. The White House said it was weighing sanctions...
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    Sports Russia 2018: Presidency To Host Super Eagles Before Leaving

    The Minister of Youth and Sports Barr. Solomon Dalung has revealed that the Federal Government will organise a send-forth party for the Super Eagles before leaving for Russia the venue of 2018 FIFA World Cup. The Plateau- born Sports administrator said he believes that the Super Eagles will...
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    World Russia Set to Pull Out of ICC

    Russia is set to pull out of the International Criminal Court, ICC. AFP reports that Russia will formally withdraw it’s signature from the founding statute of the International Criminal Court. Russia is a signatory to the Rome statute but Moscow has not ratified the treaty. On why the...
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    World US Suspends Talks With Russia Over Syria Conflict

    The U.S. State Department announced Monday it had suspended bilateral talks with Russia over the failed cease-fire in Syria’s five-year-old civil war, saying Moscow had “failed to live up to its own commitments.” The cessation of talks was announced amid worsening diplomatic relations...
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