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Can Bernie Sanders win the Democratic nomination?

July 14, 2015 12:00 pm0 comments
Can Bernie Sanders win the Democratic nomination?

The first Democratic presidential primary is not until February 2016 but there is already speculation about who will be the Democratic nominee. Hillary Clinton seems the obvious choice. She has name recognition and is backed by Wall Street and other influential donors. However, Bernie Sanders, a little-known openly-socialist senator from […]

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Why does the U.S. continue to support Saudi Arabia?

July 13, 2015 1:07 pm0 comments
Why does the U.S. continue to support Saudi Arabia?

Let’s start with the most obvious reason the U.S. is allied with Saudi Arabia: oil. Saudi Arabia is the second largest oil depository in the world, after Venezuela. It has 268,350 million barrels in oil reserves according to the U.S. Energy Administration’s International Energy Statistics and for the U.S., a […]

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SCO-BRICS summits in Ufa will help improve economies, relations between countries’ leaders

June 24, 2015 4:42 pm0 comments
SCO-BRICS summits in Ufa will help improve economies, relations between countries’ leaders

Less than a month remains until the 14th summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and the 7th BRICS summit. Both events will be held in the Russian city of Ufa on July 8-10, 2015. The meetings will take place at a joint discussion platform for up to 3,000 guests […]

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Better Call Saul: First Reaction Review

April 13, 2015 9:00 am0 comments
Better Call Saul: First Reaction Review

Tired of flicking through channels?? Are you bored of watching the same infomercials over and over again?? Well, have I got news for you?!?! Tune into Netflix every Tuesday and dive into the exciting world of law and justice with none other than Saul Goodman in “Better Call Saul”. The […]

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Airline Travel Regulations – Carry-on Allowance of American Airlines

April 12, 2015 9:00 am0 comments
Airline Travel Regulations – Carry-on Allowance of American Airlines

Travel is more relaxed and effortless when you know what to expect and plan beforehand. From packing to security checks, organizing for special situations such as children, pets, medical kit or musical instruments, the following are the information that you will need to be informed about. Change to Duty Free […]

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Tsunami

February 11, 2015 2:52 pm0 comments
Tsunami

The word ‘tsunami’ means ‘harbor wave’ in Japanese (tsu = harbor + nami = wave), reflecting Japan’s tsunami-prone history. Usually caused by earthquakes tsunamis of this nature have been known to reach heights of over 100 ft and travel at speeds of up to 500 miles per hour – almost as […]

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Russia-US INF treaty dispute may be solved only through extensive talks

October 12, 2014 1:58 pm0 comments
Russia-US INF treaty dispute may be solved only through extensive talks

On September 11, 2014, Russia and the United States have conducted mutual consultation dedicated to the future adherence to the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty (INF) that was signed in 1987. The closed-door talks between the Russian delegation led by Mikhail Ulyanov, director of Russian Foreign Ministry arms control department, and […]

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Iraq conflict requires diplomatic steps and new counter-terrorism strategy

July 21, 2014 9:00 am0 comments
Iraq conflict requires diplomatic steps and new counter-terrorism strategy

The Islamic of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), the terrorist group that had taken over several cities and areas in Syria and Northern Iraq, announced the creation of the so-called Islamic Caliphate on the captured territories on 29 June, the first day of the month of Ramadan, and demanded the […]

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