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How Turkey, Iran, Russia and India are playing the New Silk Roads

November 22, 2017

by Pepe Escobar of the Asia Times (cross-posted by special agreement with the author)

A pacified Syria is key to the economic integration of Eurasia through energy and transportation connections… 1,063 more words

Russia

The EU's Eastern Partnership [What Think Tanks are thinking]

Written by Marcin Grajewski,

The European Union and its Eastern Partnership neighbours hold their fifth summit on 24 November 2017, to take stock of the eight-year-old cooperation programme and map ways to strengthen political and economic ties. 963 more words

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Eastern Partnership: 2017 Brussels summit - Taking stock and new objectives

Written by Philippe Perchoc,

On 24 November 2017, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine meet with the European Union (EU) in Brussels for the fifth Eastern Partnership (EaP) summit. 200 more words

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UCL: Chelsea advances vs. 10-man Qarabag (video)

  • Chelsea into knockout rounds
  • Willian draws two penalties, scores two more
  • Hazard, Fabregas score

Willian scored two goals from the run of play and drew a pair of penalties in Azerbaijan, as Chelsea beat 10-man Qarabag 4-0 on Wednesday. 305 more words

Premier League

Baku, Azerbaijan

When the opportunity to travel to Azerbaijan arose, I jumped at the chance. I knew very little about the country except that a work by world-renowned architect Zaha Hadid lay within city limits and I was eager to see for myself. 815 more words

Vacationing Outside Russia

The Mountain Jews of Azerbaijan

This Google Map is entitled The Mountain Jews of Azerbaijan but shows the distribution of both the true Caucasian Mountain Jewish settlements and, additionally, those of other Jewish communities in the country – Ashkenazi in Baku and the Russian Orthodox to Jewish convert sects known as the Gerim and Subbotniki. 242 more words

Jewish

MAGNITUDE 4.6 AZERBAIJAN

https://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=630845

Subject to change

Depth: 30 km

Distances: 221 km W of Baku, Azerbaijan / pop: 1,117,000 / local time: 17:27:38.8 2017-11-17
18 km SE of Barda, Azerbaijan / pop: 37,400 / local time: 17:27:38.8 2017-11-17

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