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  • Saboteurs killed in bid to short Venezuelan power


    TWO would-be saboteurs were killed in the latest in a series of attacks on Venezuela’s national grid, a government minister said on Tuesday, taking the total death toll to 10.

    Electrical Energy Minister Luis Motta said that Ricardo Casanova and Jimmy Sandoval died in the early...

    Thursday 16th Feb 2017

    posted by James Tweedie in World

  • Netherlands: MPs challenge funding of for-profit ‘shack’ schools


    TWO MPs in the Netherlands have challenged Dutch state funding of private shack schools in Africa, global teaching union Education International (EI) reported on Tuesday.

    Socialist Party MPs Harry Van Bommel and Jasper van Dijk have written to Foreign Trade and Development Minister...

    Thursday 16th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Germany: Four Turkish imams accused of spying on Gulen followers


    GERMAN authorities raided the flats of four Turkish imams yesterday, accusing them of spying on followers of the US-based preacher who Ankara accuses of masterminding last July’s failed coup to topple Turkey’s government.

    The federal prosecutors’ office said the raids...

    Thursday 16th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Ukraine: Russia refuses to return Crimea to Kiev powers


    RUSSIA rejected new US demands ordering it to surrender the Crimea to Ukraine.

    On Tuesday White House spokesman Sean Spicer said US President Donald Trump “has made it very clear that he expects the Russian government to de-escalate violence in the Ukraine and return...

    Thursday 16th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Moscow slams Trump’s role in Flynn affair


    MPs blame Russophobia for adviser’s ‘sacking’

    Wednesday 15th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Stoltenberg calls for rise in military expenditure


    NATO secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg pressed member states yesterday to ramp up military spending against the perceived Russian menace.

    Mr Stoltenberg spoke the day before new US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis was set to attend a Brussels summit with his 27 Nato counterparts.

    ...

    Wednesday 15th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Syria: Factions jockey for position ahead of new peace talks


    DIPLOMATIC manoeuvring continued yesterday as warring Syrian factions gathered in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana for preliminary peace talks.

    Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari said the ongoing ceasefire and reconciliation in Syria were on the agenda of the...

    Wednesday 15th Feb 2017

    posted by James Tweedie in World

  • Venezuela: CP in court bid to stop electoral ban


    THE Communist Party of Venezuela (PCV) will challenge new electoral authority rules in court this week which threaten to exclude it from elections.

    At the weekend the party denounced the new National Electoral Council (CNE) rules requiring parties to submit full membership lists for...

    Wednesday 15th Feb 2017

    posted by James Tweedie in World

  • Yemen: Negotiations on the cards to end two years of war


    YEMEN’S UN ambassador said on Monday that peace talks to end the two-year war were planned, with Jordan acting as host.

    Khaled Hussein Alyemany told Sputnik news that former president Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi’s Saudi-based government in exile had approached the rival...

    Wednesday 15th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Iraq: Communists condemn police killings


    THE Iraqi Communist Party has condemned Saturday’s police attacks on demonstrations in Baghdad that left three protesters and two police dead.

    In a statement received by the Star yesterday, the communists expressed support for the protests demanding the dissolution of the...

    Wednesday 15th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World


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