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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Russia began on Sept. 14 major joint military exercises with Belarus along the European Union’s eastern flank - a show of strength that has rattled nervous NATO members.
MOSCOW - Agence France-Presse
Islamic insurgents killed four Russian troops and wounded 16 as federal forces attempted to flush out a rebel hideout.
BAKU - Agence France-Presse
Activists in Azerbaijan held a rare street rally in protest against the French parliament's vote on a law making it illegal to deny...
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Azerbaijan on Friday slammed the French parliament's approval of a law making it illegal to...
A gunman in Russia’s troubled Caucasus region of Dagestan shot dead a leading journalist who founded a newspaper known for criticism of the local authorities, officials said Dec. 16.
A prominent critic of the government in Tajikistan was in intensive care Friday after being stabbed...
TBILISI - Agence France-Presse
The strongman leader of Georgian breakaway region South Ossetia is set to resign on Dec.10 in a deal with the opposition to end a crisis that has rocked the tiny Russian-backed province, local media reported.
YEREVAN / BAKU - Agence France-Presse
Armenia’s foreign minister yesterday thanked Paris after French lawmakers voted to make it illegal to deny that the mass killings of Armenians...
Government troops fired warning shots in the air yesterday as thousands rallied to support a presidential candidate whose apparent victory over a Kremlin-backed rival was annulled in the breakaway Georgian province of South Ossetia.
YEREVAN - Agence France-Presse
Armenia's foreign minister thanked Paris after French lawmakers voted to make it illegal to deny that the mass killings of Armenians...
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BISHKEK - Agence France-Presse
Almazbek Atambayev was inaugurated as president of Kyrgyzstan today, in a ceremony highlighting a rare peaceful transition of presidential power in the violence-scarred...