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The Lakhta Center Tower: Now Europe’s Tallest Skyscraper

As of 2019, St. Petersburg now has the distinction of being the site of the tallest skyscraper in all of Europe. The Lakhta Center Tower, an 87-story headquarters for Russia’s Gazprom, is not only the tallest building in Europe but has become more expensive to construct than the Burj Khalifa in Dubai. This 1,516-foot tower… Keep Reading

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Russia and China are Killing US Dollar

According to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, countries which are under the sanctions should start doing business in their national currencies, as he suggested on Tuesday. Other than Russia, countries which can opt for such a move are also Iran and Turkey, and this means that the days of the US dollar as the international… Keep Reading

Donald Trump/News/Russia

Trump says Russian sanctions will remain in place

After Helsinki summit, President of the United States Donald Trump is facing criticism from all sides for his stance against Russia and its President Vladimir Putin. In an effort to stave off some of the attacks, POTUS said on Monday that the White House doesn’t plan on easing up sanctions against Kremlin. Replying to President… Keep Reading

Donald Trump/News/Russia

Russian Election Meddling Helped Trump?

Most of the Republicans will admit that Russia has interfered with the elections, but they will also say that it didn’t influence the outcome and that Trump would be president even without a foul play from Moscow. This might be true, but everything is pointing in a slightly different direction meaning that they did influence… Keep Reading

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Russia is no longer targeting US

On a meeting of the US President Trump’s Cabinet on Wednesday, an interesting question rose from one of the reporters. The question was – is Russia still “targeting” the United States? President Trump quickly responded “Thank you very much. NO!” This question, of course, refers to the cyber-attacks that Moscow has allegedly launched against the… Keep Reading

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Erdogan Adviser Discloses US-Russia Plans for Syria

A senior adviser to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says that both USA and Russia want the Assad regime to survive. Furthermore, they want to make sure Kurdish groups gain power in a new security structure. According to the sources close to Bashar al-Assad’s government, the two world leaders want to include Kurdish forces of… Keep Reading

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