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Let's Be Cynical - Looking Back At The Arab Spring. The Islamists Sure Pulled A Fast One With That Democracy Talk | Stirring Trouble Internationally - Ben Delicious

Let's Be Cynical - Looking Back At The Arab Spring. The Islamists Sure Pulled A Fast One With That Democracy Talk | Stirring Trouble Internationally - Ben Delicious | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
The Arab Spring had nothing to do with democracy or people's power. It was a change for the worse.
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Read all about the Arab Spring, Islamists, Israel, Libya, MENA, Middle East, Muslim Brotherhood, Nobel Peace Prize, Sharia and Tunisia.

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Ed Miliband will visit Washington and speak to US President Barack Obama - UK Politics

Ed Miliband will visit Washington and speak to US President Barack Obama - UK Politics | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
The British leader of the opposition - Ed Miliband - is expected to visit Washington early next week - where he'll have a 'brush-by meeting' with US President Barack Obama. Dr James Boyes is a US poli
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This is a big oppurtunity for the UK and Ed Miliband to have a good chat about politics to the US Prime Minister Barack Obama. Join in the conversation over on Reddit Uk Politics. Preferably give it thumbs up, thumbs down might mean it disappears so be sure to leave your comments. If you get chance listen live to radio VR news. Here is the link >> http://go.shr.lc/1n1aGut

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News Bites: The Cold War never really went away

News Bites: The Cold War never really went away | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
The Cold War never really went away, you know. If it did, there wouldn’t be the circus we saw in Wales. Former Kremlin troubleshooter Alexander Nekrassov says that the very existence of NATO proves be
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Former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov - News Bites:

The Cold War never really went away.

 

This entry mentions NATO and explains the politics on the subject of Russia and takes another look at the economy.

 

Alexander knows a lot about the West having spent time advising the Kremlin a decade or more ago.

 

Read the News and get the latest updates about the Sanctions and the cold war over on the Voice of Russia.

 

News Bites and interesting talking points to help you keep up to date with this weeks news.

 

http://voiceofrussia.com/uk/news/2014_09_08/News-Bites-The-Cold-War-never-really-went-away-5604/

 

https://twitter.com/kohlerfyre/status/509083779714273280

 

Find out more about NATO, Politics, Russia, Economy, West, Kremlin, News, Sanctions and the Cold War. A selection of News Bites and talking points making the news this week. #Russia #Politics

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Supermarket price war predictions for UK economy - #VoRUK

Supermarket price war predictions for UK economy - #VoRUK | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
Britain’s economic recovery has been put in doubt new figures showing a record fall in food sales in the UK. Fierce price wars between high street chains led by companies like Aldi and Lidl are partly
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News  from Voice of Russia UK today just in supermarkets are having to drop prices to compete. The UK Edition VoRUK announced today a change in food prices. Supermarkets like Tesco are caught up in a price war. 

 

The prices are changing in UK supermarkets again. Find out the top 3 supermarkets to do your groceries in over on Voice of Russia UK.

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Russia and Ukraine agree aid convoy border inspection rules

Russia and Ukraine agree aid convoy border inspection rules | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
International officials of the Red Cross have agreed with Russian and Ukrainian authorities on border and customs control procedures for the Russian relief aid convoy bound for embattled east Ukraine,
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The aid convoy in the news this week from Red Cross and Russia came into scrutiny for sending help to people struggling in Ukraine. The reason was something to do with paper work and asking for permission to help out evacuating civilians from the towns of Khryaschuvate and Novosvitlivka. They have come to an agreement and aid continues to get to the people who most need it.

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Telling It Like It Is - Russian oligarchs City of London and student loans

Telling It Like It Is - Russian oligarchs City of London and student loans | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

Topics discussed by the former Kremlin adviser and political analyst Alexander Nekrassov, and The Independent representative Maggie Pagano.

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Listen to todays audio over on the Voice of Russia Financial News. commonwealth games, sanctions, Russia, MH17, city of London, student loans and british banking programmes.

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"FGM is a universal issue" - YouTube

Read more: http://voiceofrussia.com/uk/news/2014_07_21/FGM-is-a-universal-issue-8231/ Female genital mutilation, or FGM, is defined by the World Health Organ...
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Old muslim laws that talk about women in a very damaging way needs to be stopped. A panel of women over on Voice of Russia UK got together to discuss the way forward to ending this once and for all. Female genital mutilation  is thanks to Women's rights and the FGM decreasing around the world.  The campaign is supported by Gates and other organisations. Lets see this end soon. Listen to the audio interview. Juliet Spare interviews a panel of women who all have views to contribute.

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Telling It Like It Is: "Gove is no longer a threat to Cameron"

Telling It Like It Is: "Gove is no longer a threat to Cameron" | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

David Cameron’s Cabinet reshuffle, female bishops and Anglican church service news are among the topics discussed by political commentator Alexander Nekrassov , Brendan Cole and Tim Ecott.

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 Politics in the UK. Behind the scenes news about future coalition government. Reddit fans comment here: http://go.shr.lc/1kD40hY    via @shareaholic

 

Follow Brendan Cole on Twitter >> @brendanmarkcole 

Follow Alexander Nekrassov here > @StirringTrouble

Voice of Russia UK Twitter -->> @VoiceofRussiaUK

 

 

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Voice of Russia Live Malaysian plane crash 295 Dead in Ukraine

Voice of Russia Live Malaysian plane crash 295 Dead in Ukraine | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
A Malaysian passenger plane carrying nearly 300 people has crashed in Ukraine close to the border with Russia. Malaysia Airlines confirmed via Twitter that it lost contact with flight MH17
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A Boeing 777 plane with three hundred passengers has crashed after being fired upon. The plane was shot down today, Thursday. Listen live to the ongoing reports over on The Voice of Russia.

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News today that the British foreign office top job goes to Philip Hammond #Politics

News today that the British foreign office top job goes to Philip Hammond #Politics | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
David Cameron’s reshuffle of his cabinet is seen as a strategic move to appeal to a broader cross-section of the electorate ahead of the 2015 General Election. One of the top three jobs – that of Fore
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Hammond who has shown he can communicate well with Europe. Have a listen to understand more on his position, why he was chosen and more importantly what needs to be done. 

William Hague stepped down this week which made headline news. David Cameron and Philip Hammond will be working together to make a brighter future for Britain and build better stronger relationships with Russia and Europe.

#PhilipHammond #DavidCameron #ForeignOffice #News 

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'Five Eyes' UK new MeetUp About Snowden, Russia and the United States this week.

'Five Eyes' UK new MeetUp About Snowden, Russia and the United States this week. | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

Five Eyes is the special name for countries in the US, UK, Australia, Canada and New Zealand who are attending a new MeetUp this week in London. Learn more about the NSA, whistleblowers and cyber security.

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More news from Russia about Edward Snowden. Learn how countries around the world are using the internet. Find out the terminology for June that people are using to exclusively share about this sort of information. Get the details and times to attend, the details of membership. A chance to rub shoulders with people behind the scenes who are pressing all the buttons. Audio included about the event this week being held in a special location inside the city. Five Eyes will be in attendance to find out what is going on. This is one of those London events you will depending on who you are will miss but would still like to know what is and has happened. If you are interested and in some way think you qualify, go to Voice of Russia /UK and find out all the details. They clear a lot of this stuff up for you. Be sure to tune in live, download the App onto your phone or subscribe to the best internet radio show these days on AudioBoo.

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Barclays British Bank sends employees to school again

Barclays British Bank sends employees to school again | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

Barclays Plc Britain s big bank sent its employees back to school. John Kohut reports.

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Ebola is becoming a crisis that could spread around the world

Ebola is becoming a crisis that could spread around the world | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
The charity Plan International says the current outbreak of Ebola is rapidly becoming "a global crisis" with almost 500 fatalities and at least 800 known cases. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are af
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MSF putting on protective gear at the isolation ward of the Donka Hospital in Conakry. Ebola is one of those horrible viruses that attack the immune system. Its very big in part of Africa and could spread to other countries. Its very difficult to treat so its good to be aware of it. You want t know the systems and what you can do to avoid getting it in the first place. Find out by listening in over on Voice of Russia UK broadcasting around the world.

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Paedophilia files dissapear in Westminster

Paedophilia files dissapear in Westminster | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

Paper documents with 100 allegations of paedophile activities at Westminster over 45 years go missing. Conservative responds to a rape accusation.

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News from Westminster from the archives of the cabinet raised by the Prime Minster this week. Many of the people on the front, back and side benches have been effected by the Jimmy Saville and Rolf Harris news and are taking stock to make sure everything is as it should be. Unfortunately all the paper work has disappeared. Over 45 years there has been a lot of spring cleaning in the cabinet that has taken place. Today's audio over on Voice of Russia UK Edition examines the allegations brought up recently of people who experienced discomfort during the 80's and 90's.

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The World with David Glencorse on Sunday. Episode One Syria - YouTube

The World featuring David Glencorse over on Arise TV a Sunday show with special guest former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov. News from Washington. Follo...
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Today a new show The World broadcast news about Syria and the recent beheadings. ISIS have excuted people and shared it on social media. The two men were journalists. Alexander Nekrassov responds to this weeks news and shares interesting updates about Russia. You can read and listen to more news at Telling It Like It Is over on the Voice of Russia. Or you can watch todays interviews on another mainstream news station CCTV America. Here are some more helpful links.

https://twitter.com/stijbob/status/511210772962504704

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MPs consider revolution in gene therapy

MPs consider revolution in gene therapy | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
British MPs are considering whether to approve a revolutionary medical technique which would allow women to conceive babies free of a very specific genetic disease. VoR's Tim Ecott spoke to Dr. Geoff
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British MP consider controversial three parent baby technique women conceiving babies free of genetic diseases parent, baby, technique, Health and IVF.

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Telling It Like It Is - TuneIn - VoRUK - This Weeks News

Telling It Like It Is - TuneIn - VoRUK - This Weeks News | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
The execution of the journalist James Foley, the media frenzy surrounding Sir Cliff Richard and the press conference given by Wikileaks founder Julian Assange are among the subjects tackled by the Ind
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Telling It Like It Is - TuneIn - VoRUK - This Weeks News in the United Kingdom via The Voice of Russia. Just listened to the show its really good have a listen see what you think. Telling It Like It Is, VoRUK, Alexander Nekrassov, Julian Assange, Wikileaks, Maggie Pagano, James Foley, Sir Cliff Richard, TuneIn, News

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Libor rate rigging scandal - Bank Chambers

Libor rate rigging scandal - Bank Chambers | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
Six years after the global recession, triggered by the financial crisis, fresh evidence is emerging of misconduct and collusion in Britain’s banks. The state-backed Lloyds Group is the latest bank to
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Fresh evidence about conduct of British bankers in the UK seems to suggest a few mistakes. The state owned banks are having to implement new measures to regulate staff bonuses that go back anything up to seven years ago. The reason for this seems to be fines have been imposed on banks. The pressure is on.

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MH17 plane crash and the Ukraine crisis

MH17 plane crash and the Ukraine crisis | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

Ukraine MH17 plane crash news from CCTV America. Latest video interviews from people on the ground, journalists in Ukraine and representatives and speakers of countries around the world give reports of what they have noticed these past few days.

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CCTV America Live shares the latest interviews with journalists about the ongoing investigation into the MH17 Malaysian Boeing 777 flight over Ukraine. The investigations are still ongoing. Most of the information here is still unclear. See for yourself what the interviews reveal over on CCTV America News.

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Gaza: Palestinian and Israel - Voice of Russia - UK Edition

Gaza: Palestinian and Israel - Voice of Russia - UK Edition | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it
At least 40 Palestinians were killed today by Israeli shelling in the Shejaia district in northeast Gaza, health officials said. The mass casualties were the heaviest since Israel launched its offensive on the Palestinian territory on July 8 after cross-border rocket strikes by militants intensified. Israel, which sent ground forces into Gaza on Thursday, said today it was beefing up its military presence there.
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The news in Israel does not make easy reading. It effects real people in this popular area of the world. Everyone are hoping for peace some time soon. Until then its good to understand what is going on in the area. The Voice of Russia UK reports the news as objectively as possible in 2014. I like to listen live and keep up to date with news as it happens.

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Boko Haram, Western Aid In Nigeria And the Iraq War - Opinion Article by Alexander Nekrassov

Boko Haram, Western Aid In Nigeria And the Iraq War - Opinion Article by Alexander Nekrassov | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

Former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov shares about Boko Haram and Western aid in Nigeria. Nigerian troubles have lessons to learn from Iraq conflict a few years ago.

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Included today is a 23 minute video with Wole Soyinka who shares about how Islam is not a problem. Alexander Nekrassov shares the Russian military analysts predictions about potential rise of violence in the area. 

 

Boko Haram is an organisation responsible for kidnapping lots of children from school a few months ago. You may remember the appeals made by Michelle Obama to return the children.

 

Boko Haram are trying to get attention for Western aid for oil and this is perhaps what is motivating the escalating violence.

 

Former Kremlin Alexander Nekrassov makes a good point about how violence escalates and suggests some solutions to prevent any further violence in the area. Read the article in full over on Al Jazeera. 

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Moscow city's worst metro crash

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A train in Moscow cashed. Over twenty people died. Today the mourning began. Find out more over on The Voice of Russia UK.

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A train crash in Moscow took the life of 23 passengers. My condolences go out everyone who lost their lives in this accident. I have just read the article over on VORUK and shared it on Reddit which is where this link goes. If you see and have a Reddit account be sure to comment. Thank you.

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Russian lawmaker says son detained by US needs medicine daily

Russian lawmaker says son detained by US needs medicine daily | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

"A disabled Russian man detained in Washington on hacking charges in one of the worst US prisons and would die without adequate medical help."

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Valery Seleznyov is trying to get help for his son Roman Seleznyov who is detained for alleged hacking and currently held in a confined us detention centre. The allegations are about credit card fraud. Without adequate medical assistance Moscow says the boy could have long term bad effects to health or worse still die.

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Missing child abuse files down Westminster

Missing child abuse files down Westminster | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

Civil servant does not know how the files have disappeared. The removal of over 100 missing government files about politicians accused abusing in various ways.

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The recent Rolf Harris case has brought a lot of questions for people looking for justice. The 60's, 70's, 80's and nineties. File sharing has come a long way since then. In today's interview find out more about the files that may have gone missing. The investigation continues.

 

Earlier entries today look at the Westminster sex trade, people trafficking and the type of people who have given statements about they were treated.  

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Cambridge to London: Final UK day of Tour de France

Cambridge to London: Final UK day of Tour de France | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

The Tour de France’s visit to England is the world’s best known cycling event warm up. Listen to the podcast over on Voice of Russia UK.

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The Tour De London was really good. Guests from France ended there journey today. The race started in Cambridge. It is a bit of a warm up for the main event Tour de France the best event on two wheels without a motor. Find out more by listening into the Voice of Russia. Its a really good radio station that shares the most intelligent news from around the world in the United Kingdom.

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Defector Vasiliy Mitrokhin Archives Now in Cambridge

Defector Vasiliy Mitrokhin Archives Now in Cambridge | News From Stirring Trouble Internationally | Scoop.it

KGB agent Mitrokhin intelligence files accumulated from around the world get public today. The story is alongside other famous people of influence in the UK during the 1940's, 50's, 60's, 70's and 80's.

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The Cambridge KGB archives files published in the United Kingdom that shown intelligence from Russia. The KGB files you will find helps understand moments of the past that we can learn today from around the world.

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