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Esteri Nazarbayev congratulates Putin on reelection as Russian president
Author: 0 Nazarbayev congratulates Putin on reelection as Russian president

Vladimir Putin has won a thumping victory in Russia's presidential election, exit polls show, amid claims of widespread vote rigging and suspiciously inflated turnout figures. Officials and analysts say there is little agreement among Putin's top policymakers on an economic strategy for his new term. Just weeks before the election, he announced that Russian Federation has developed advanced nuclear weapons capable of evading missile defenses.

Esteri Pilot blamed for MH17 dies from gunshot wound
Author: 0 Pilot blamed for MH17 dies from gunshot wound

According to Ukrainian media outlet NikVesti , the 29-year-old pilot committed suicide in his apartment in Mykolaiv while his family was at home. The Boeing 777 was destroyed by a Russian Buk surface-to-air missile, Dutch investigators found.

Esteri One hurt in explosion at FedEx Ground facility in Schertz, TX
Author: 0 One hurt in explosion at FedEx Ground facility in Schertz, TX

This time the explosion rocked a facility in the town of Schertz, in the San Antonio area. The FBI and ATF are now at the scene. The incident happened after midnight Tuesday, KSAT reported . A series of four bombings there have killed two and injured four. Authorities originally believed the attacks there could be racially motivated, but the fourth bomb appeared random, rather than targeted, the Associated Press reported.

Esteri PA President Abbas calls US Ambassador Friedman 'son of a dog'
Author: 0 PA President Abbas calls US Ambassador Friedman 'son of a dog'

Friedman, who was Trump's personal lawyer before being appointed a year ago, is a longstanding supporter of settlement building in the occupied West Bank, considered illegal under global law. However, the Hamas Movement on Monday rejected Abbas' accusations, and said the Palestinian President was working to "undermine the prospects of advancing the Palestinian national project and achieving national unity".

Esteri New era for Xi Jinping
Author: 0 New era for Xi Jinping

Prior to that, 28 lawmakers had opposed Xi Jinping's candidacy for Vice President in 2008. Russian President Vladimir Putin quickly called to congratulate Xi. The endorsement of Liu He as a vice premier by the country's parliament also comes as the United States presses China to cut its trade surplus by 100 billion dollars.

Esteri Taliban attack kills 5 Afghan police
Author: 0 Taliban attack kills 5 Afghan police

He returned to Kabul a year ago under a peace deal with the government, as head of his powerful Hizb-i-Islami party. No one immediately claimed the attack, which resembled previous assaults carried out by the ISIS terrorist group. An attacker dressed in a school uniform has set off a grenade amid a group of hundreds of university students in Afghanistan's capital, killing himself and wounding five students, according to the district police chief.

Esteri Kushner Cos. filed false NYC housing paperwork
Author: 0 Kushner Cos. filed false NYC housing paperwork

Kushner Cos. filed at least 80 documents for 34 properties across New York City, including three buildings in a gentrifying neighborhood in Queens that the company bought in 2015. "The scandal is not only the deception of Kushner Cos., the scandal is the dysfunction of the city bureaucracy", said Torres, chair of the city council's investigations committee.

Esteri Putin says will engage with West after record vote win
Author: 0 Putin says will engage with West after record vote win

Russia's Vladimir Putin secured another six years in power after a record election win, but worldwide leaders were slow to congratulate him Monday amid a new spike in tensions, as opponents accused him of vote rigging. Fewer irregularities were reported than in previous years, however. In some areas, free food and discounts in local shops were on offer near polling stations.

Esteri Iranian plane crashes into Zagros mountains, all 66 passengers dead
Author: 0 Iranian plane crashes into Zagros mountains, all 66 passengers dead

An Aseman Airlines ATR-72, a twin-engine turboprop used for short-distance regional flying, went down near its destination of the southern Iranian city of Yasuj, some 780km south of the Iranian capital , Tehran . A week ago, 71 people died in a plane crash in Russian Federation. Semirom lies around 480 kilometers south of the capital, Tehran . But the cause of the crash remains unclear.

Esteri France's Le Drian: EU must consider Iran's missiles, regional role
Author: 0 France's Le Drian: EU must consider Iran's missiles, regional role

In response to a question regarding the deadline (May 12) on which the USA president Donald Trump will decide whether to pull out from the JCPOA or not, Mogherini said the European Union worked with its own deadlines and priorities. It was the first meeting between Pompeo and Tillerson since Trump's decision to fire the former Exxon Mobil CEO last week following a series of rifts over policy on North Korea, Russia and Iran, a USA official said.

Esteri Yet again, Vladimir Putin wins another 6 years as Russian leader
Author: 0 Yet again, Vladimir Putin wins another 6 years as Russian leader

Communist candidate Pavel Grudinin performed better than expected, with 11.2 percent according to the exit poll, but the results of all other candidates including former reality TV host Ksenia Sobchak were forecast to be in single figures. With the vast country stretching across 11 time zones, polls close in Kaliningrad, the exclave on the European Union border, at 1800 GMT, with exit polls due shortly afterwards and official results issued through the night.

Esteri European Union and United Kingdom reach Brexit transition deal
Author: 0 European Union and United Kingdom reach Brexit transition deal

The draft text appears to have softened following a leak in February. As part of this, both sides reiterated a commitment to the December agreement and the provision for the "backstop". Chuka Umunna MP, leading supporter of the Open Britain campaign, said: "Despite once claiming they held all the cards in the negotiations, in the end the Brexiteers have been prepared to compromise and surrender on nearly every single point".

Esteri Vladimir Putin claims victory with rivals trounced in Russian election
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin claims victory with rivals trounced in Russian election

Putin has dominated Russian politics for 18 years and was already the country's longest-serving leader since Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin. He said Russian Federation had a great future ahead of it, so long as its people stayed united. At polling station number 216 in Ust-Djeguta, in the Karachayevo-Cherkessia region of southern Russia, Marina Kostina was marshalling groups of voters to be photographed.

Esteri Lawyer Offers To Represent Any Trump Staffer Who Breaks 'Forever' Nondisclosure Pacts
Author: 0 Lawyer Offers To Represent Any Trump Staffer Who Breaks 'Forever' Nondisclosure Pacts

Gidley explained that while NDA's were "commonplace and common practice for previous administrations", Trump's senior staff wasn't made to sign one as described in a Washington Post report on Sunday. The fact that Trump made his staffers sign NDAs is absurd itself but stretching the length of the agreement past his presidency and "at all times thereafter" and further paying a penalty over it is extraordinary.

Esteri Social Media Exploded with Jokes and Memes after Imran Khan's 3rd Marriage
Author: 0 Social Media Exploded with Jokes and Memes after Imran Khan's 3rd Marriage

The nikah was performed by PTI Central Executive Committee member, Mufti Muhammad Saeed. But the confusion about Imran Khan's secret wedding has now been cleared by his party Tehreek-i-Insaf ( PTI ). According to the Press Trust of India none of Imran Khan's sisters were present during the marriage ceremony fanning rumours that Imran had not taken them into confidence about his third marriage.

Esteri Li re-elected as China's PM
Author: 0 Li re-elected as China's PM

His close ally Wang Qishan made a comeback by being elected as vice president after having retired in October. Some analysts say that the NSC's role is likely to go beyond the implementation of anti-corruption policies. Chinese economy is so integrated into the global economy that closing the doors would only block China's own way, he said at a press conference after the conclusion of the annual legislative session.

Esteri S. Korea military drills to resume despite thaw with N. Korea
Author: 0 S. Korea military drills to resume despite thaw with N. Korea

Last year, in response to the drills, the North fired off four ballistic missiles close to Japan, in what it said was training for strikes on USA military bases in the country. Foal Eagle includes actual field events, with about 11,500 USA troops and 290,000 South Koreans participating. North Korea launched four ballistic missiles toward Japan in what was widely perceived as a response to the exercises.

Esteri ROK prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ex-president
Author: 0 ROK prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ex-president

The likely arrest comes a year after Lee's successor, Park Geun-hye, was arrested on corruption charges following months of street protests . The prosecutors, after interviewing Lee for hours last week, are accusing him of the theft of millions of dollars from the country's intelligence agency, business groups and a former lawmaker.

Esteri Sri Lanka lifts state of emergency as ethnic tensions subside
Author: 0 Sri Lanka lifts state of emergency as ethnic tensions subside

The notification was issued after President Sirisena's return from a six-day official visit to Japan. He further added that security conditions ever since Saturday had been improved around the central district of Kandy, which is located at a distance of 115 kilometres northeast from the capital Colombo .

Esteri US wants reform in trade body, has raised concerns: WTO chief
Author: 0 US wants reform in trade body, has raised concerns: WTO chief

A cultural program, "Sangam", showcasing India's classical dance forms was enjoyed by the delegates attending the meet. As trade ministers congregate on Monday in New Delhi to address the "systemic challenges" facing the dispute settlement arm of the WTO, it remains to be seen whether the meeting can issue a clarion call to preserve the "binding" dispute settlement mechanism that is reckoned as the "jewel" in WTO's crown, said an African trade envoy, who asked not to be named.

Esteri KNIVES OUT: Hillary Trashes 'INEXPERIENCED' Ivanka Trump in Foreign Interview
Author: 0 KNIVES OUT: Hillary Trashes 'INEXPERIENCED' Ivanka Trump in Foreign Interview

Patrick's Day, writing, "I said throughout the campaign, Trump's message was dark and backwards looking". Hillary Clinton keeps saying things in public and reminding a tired nation why we've never elected her president. "She's not the president of the United States". I win the coasts, I win Illinois, Minnesota, places like that. You have some lovely cities where Democrats actually win elections, I hear! "Whatever your problem is - I'm going to solve it, '" she said.

Esteri It's game on as GOP dealt double-barreled defeats on redistricting
Author: 0 It's game on as GOP dealt double-barreled defeats on redistricting

Barring more legal challenges, the map will outline congressional districts in Pennsylvania until they are redrawn following the 2020 Census. The ruling, a victory for Democrats hoping to defeat Republican incumbents in November's midterm congressional elections, came just 24 hours before candidates for the U.S.

Esteri President Ramaphosa congratulates Chinese President Xi on his re-election
Author: 0 President Ramaphosa congratulates Chinese President Xi on his re-election

Wang bowed twice and then walked over to Xi to shake his hand after the vote was announced inside Beijing's Great Hall of the People. Liu had been the head of the General Office of the ruling Communist Party's Central Leading Group for Financial and Economic Affairs and a vice minister of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) - China's top economic planning body.

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