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      588 arrive in Kazakhstan without PCR tests
      Jan18

      588 arrive in Kazakhstan without PCR tests

      NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – 17 international flights arrived in the territory of Kazakhstan on January 17, 2021 from the UK, Germany, the Republic of Maldives, the UAE, Egypt, Turkey, Ukraine, and Kyrgyzstan, Kazinform reports. …read more Source::...

      Meet the Bidens: America’s new ‘first family’
      Jan18

      Meet the Bidens: America’s new ‘first family’

      Joe Biden arrives with wife Jill Biden to speak to supporters in Wilmington, Delaware on Nov 4. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill will become the new White House residents when he takes office on Wednesday. Biden has made his family a major focus throughout his career, and his 2020 presidential campaign thrust them...

      Biden eyes ex-Obama staff, veterans for State posts
      Jan17

      Biden eyes ex-Obama staff, veterans for State posts

      Biden wants to return to the accord under which Iran drastically slashed its nuclear program in exchange for promises of sanctions relief. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: The lead US negotiator of the Iran nuclear accord and a battle-tested hawk on Russia were named Saturday to top posts in President-elect Joe Biden’s State Department, signaling a...

      Export-import cost rises as sea freight rate trebles
      Jan16

      Export-import cost rises as sea freight rate trebles

      The Daily Star January 15, 2021 Acute container shortage partly to blame An ocean-going vessel with containers on board is seen in the Karnaphuli river in Patenga. Photo: Star/File Dwaipayan Barua Both import and export costs have risen after the sea freight rate trebled in two months because of an acute shortage of empty containers and a rise in...

      Ukraine considers resuming An-74 light cargo plane production
      Jan16

      Ukraine considers resuming An-74 light cargo plane production

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      Weekly Digest of Central Asia
      Jan16

      Weekly Digest of Central Asia

      BISHKEK (TCA) — The Publisher’s note: Throughout the 19th and 20th centuries, Central Asia was the scene of intense geopolitical struggle and the Great Game between the British and Russian Empires, and later between the Soviet Union and the West, over Afghanistan and neighboring territories. Into the 21st century, Central Asia has become...

      Prosecute Congress members who helped pro-Trump siege, calls Pelosi
      Jan16

      Prosecute Congress members who helped pro-Trump siege, calls Pelosi

      House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has announced a security review of the Capitol attack. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: Any members of the US Congress who helped a crowd of President Donald Trump’s supporters storm the Capitol should face criminal prosecution, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Friday. The unprecedented Jan 6 attack on the...

      Ukraine excludes Azerbaijan from list of dangerous countries due to COVID-19
      Jan15

      Ukraine excludes Azerbaijan from list of dangerous countries due to COVID-19

      Ukraine has excluded Azerbaijan from the list of countries of the “red zone” taking into account the number of cases of coronavirus infection per 100,000 people, Trend reports on Jan. 15 with reference to the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. …read more Source::...

      Kazakhstani Yevseyev races into Turkey ITF F2 semifinals
      Jan15

      Kazakhstani Yevseyev races into Turkey ITF F2 semifinals

      NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakhstani tennis player Denis Yevseyev and Vladislav Orlov of Ukraine cruised into the now-running Turkey ITF F2, Men Doubles with a total prize of USD 15,000, the Kazakh Tennis Federation’s press service informs. …read more Source::...

      Trump  silent, alone after enduring 2nd impeachment
      Jan14

      Trump silent, alone after enduring 2nd impeachment

      Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON (AP) — His place in the history books rewritten, President Donald Trump endured his second impeachment largely alone and silent. For more than four years, Trump has dominated the national discourse like no one before him. Yet when his legacy was set in stone on Wednesday, he was stunningly left on the sidelines. Trump...