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​Iran, Russia set for new era of cooperation

Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak will arrive inTeheran on Monday to discuss expansion of economic relations particularly cooperation in the area of energy.

Signs are growing that Iran and Russia are preparing for a new era of economic cooperation in which energy – among other sectors – will have a central role. 306 more words

Russia

Michael Davitt- Irish nationalist and radical with an international interest: Boer war, Russian Jews and British labour

Michael Davitt- After the Land League 1882-1906

By Carla King ( University College Dublin Press, 560 pages)

In 1966, my father, the sculptor Edward Delaney told this newspaper that he wanted to do a statue of the Land League leader and nationalist hero, Michael Davitt – ‘a one armed horseman – now that would be something special’ … 992 more words

Irish Independent

Mitch McConnell is a Russian stooge

We’re now getting into treason territory:

The CIA has concluded in a secret assessment that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump win the presidency, rather than just to 

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Politics

Russia to Start Advanced PAK FA Fighters Production on Schedule in 2017

​MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Tests of the Russian Sukhoi T-50 (PAK FA) fifth-generation fighters are proceeding on schedule and production deadlines will be fully met in 2017, Russian Aerospace Forces Commander Viktor Bondarev said Saturday. 77 more words

Military

Russian offensive drives islamic State out of Palmyra

Al Jazeera

Russian and Syrian forces drive ISIL out of Palmyra

Palmyra. Photograph by Omar Sanadiki – Reuters

Air raids reportedly kill hundreds of fighters and force withdrawal of group hours after it re-entered the ancient city. 715 more words

Fake news hub, NYT, Calls Aleppo's Liberation "Chaos and Desperation

NYT Calls Aleppo’s Liberation “Chaos and Desperation

by Stephen Lendman

The Times supports all US wars of aggression, suppressing its responsibility for genocidal mass slaughter – proving America represents unparalleled pure evil, humanity’s greatest threat. 492 more words

USA

Over ​300 ISIL Terrorists Killed in Russian-Syrian Joint Operation in Ancient Palmyra

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Russian Defense Ministry announced on Sunday that Syrian Army soldiers with aerial support of Russian fighter jets fended off and ISIL attack near Palmyra last night, killing over 300 terrorists. 494 more words

Syria