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Russia's Gazprom Resumes Buying Turkmen Gas After Three-Year Halt

April 15, 2019           |                                       

Russia’s state-owned energy giant Gazprom says it has resumed imports of natural gas from Turkmenistan that it stopped three years ago. Gazprom spokesman Sergei Kupriyanov said on April 15 that “supplies are taking place.” Turkmenistan’s state natural gas company Turkmengaz also confirmed the move. No details were given about the amount of gas that Russia […]

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Germany is abuzz about a new movement to expropriate 240,000 apartments from large landowners in order to halt rapidly rising rents in Berlin The post Rising Rents Threaten Berlin’s Diversity, Activists Demand Expropriation appeared first on The Real News Network.

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UN Security Council, G7 Demand Haftar Forces Halt Military Advance In Libya

April 5, 2019           |                                       

The United Nations Security Council has called on Libyan army commander Khalifa Haftar to halt his forces’ advance toward Tripoli, which is under the control of a UN-backed government. After an emergency meeting on April 5, the council warned that the military activity of Haftar’s Libyan National Army (LNA) was putting the country’s stability at […]

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Romanians Accuse Government Of Abusing Power

August 16, 2018           |                                       

Romanians have been protesting outside their country’s government building since August 10, but sweltering heat and a long holiday weekend has seen their numbers dwindle from tens of thousands to just a few hundred. Those who are still on the streets have vowed to keep demonstrating against their government, which they accuse of abusing power, […]

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