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1. Russia backs off supplying Syria with S-300 missiles

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russia-backs-off-supplying-syria-with-s-300-missile

Russia is not in talks with the Syrian government about supplying advanced S-300 ground-to-air missiles and does not think they are needed, the Izvestia daily cited a top Kremlin aide as saying on Friday, in an apparent U-turn by Moscow...

2. Iran targets Israeli bases across Syrian frontier

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/iran-targets-israeli-bases-across-syrian-frontier

Iranian forces in Syria launched a rocket attack on Israeli army bases in the Golan Heights early on Thursday, Israel said, prompting one of the heaviest Israeli barrages against Syria since the conflict there began in 2011...

3. Trump lawyer took money from firm linked to Russian oligarch

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-lawyer-took-money-from-firm-linked-to-russian-oligarch

An attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels said that Donald Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen, was paid $500,000 by a company with ties to a Russian oligarch who was hit last month with US sanctions to punish Moscow for activities that included suspected meddling in the 2016 US election...

4. Revolution sweeps Armenian opposition leader into power

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/revolution-sweeps-armenian-opposition-leader-into-power

Opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan was elected Armenia’s prime minister on Tuesday, capping a peaceful revolution driven by weeks of mass protests against corruption and cronyism in the ex-Soviet republic...

5. Israel says Iran lied on nuclear arms, pressures US to scrap deal

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israel-says-iran-lied-on-nuclear-arms-pressures-us-to-scrap-deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu unveiled what he said was evidence of a secret Iranian nuclear weapons program that could step up pressure on the United States to pull out of a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran...

6. Rare glimpse of Assad ties to Russia as his kids enjoy lavish holidays

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/rare-glimpse-of-assad-ties-to-russia-as-his-kids-enjoy-lavish-holidays

That Assad’s sons Hafez and Karim and daughter Zein had stayed at the resort last year with a group of other Syrian children was made public only this week...

7. US believes Russia may tamper with chemical evidence

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-suggests-russia-syria-may-tamper-with-chemical-evidence

Syria and Russia deny unleashing poison gas on April 7 during their offensive on Douma...

8. Fighter jets guarded RAF Akrotiri in case of Putin revenge attack

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fighter-jets-guarded-cyprus-raf-base-in-case-of-putin-revenge-attack

RAF chiefs had the warplanes at "high readiness" on the runway in case Vladimir Putin planned to launch his own jets...

9. Putin predicts global 'chaos' if West hits Syria again

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-predicts-global-chaos-if-west-hits-syria-again

The United States, France and Britain have said the missile strikes were limited to Syria’s chemical weapons capabilities and not aimed at toppling Assad...

10. US and allies launch air strikes in Syria

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-and-allies-launch-air-strikes-in-syria

US, British and French forces pounded Syria with air strikes early on Saturday in response to a poison gas attack that killed dozens of people last week, in the biggest intervention by Western powers against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad....

11. Threat of US-Russia battle hangs over Syria

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/threat-of-us-russia-clash-hangs-over-syria

Two days ago U.S. President Donald Trump warned that missiles “will be coming” in response to that attack...

12. Strikes against Syria could make RAF Akrotiri a target

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/strikes-against-syria-could-make-akrotiri-raf-base-a-target

Eight cruise missile-armed tornado fighter-bombers based at RAF Akrotiri, outside Limassol, would likely take part in any military action ...

13. Trump warns the missiles are coming for Syria

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-warns-the-missiles-are-coming-for-syria

The White House pushed back against suggestions that Trump had broadcast his plans for military strikes via Twitter...

14. Any US missiles fired at Syria will be shot down

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/any-us-missiles-fired-at-syria-will-be-shot-down

The Russian military said on March 13 that it would respond to any U.S. strike on Syria...

15. Russia is drifting away

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/russia-is-drifting-away

Michalis Tsikalas says the fact that Russia and Turkey are locked in an embrace, which is getting stronger over time, should not go unnoticed in Cyprus. Taking action on any chosen path remains difficult in the world of energy choices, but don’t have all the luxury in the world to pick and choose. ...

16. Trump vows quick response to suspected chemical attack in Syria

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-vows-quick-response-to-suspected-chemical-attack-in-syria

Initial US assessments have been unable to determine conclusively what materials were used in the attack...

17. Russian message said 'package has been delivered' before spy attack

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-message-intercepted-saying-package-has-been-delivered-before-spy-poisoning

Yulia and Sergei Skripal are recovering following Novichok attack in Salisbury...

18. Putin hopes chemical watchdog meeting can end Skripal row

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-hopes-chemical-watchdog-meeting-can-end-skripal-row

At Moscow’s request, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons will hold a special session on the Salisbury poisoning...

19. EU-Turkey migrant deal ‘at risk’, report says

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-turkey-migrant-deal-‘at-risk-report-says

The deal signed between Ankara and Brussels in March 2016 to crack down on human trafficking over the Aegean is hanging in the balance as several countries are reportedly refusing to pay for it, insisting that the European Commission cover the next tranche of 3 billion euros in funding pledged to Turkey....

20. Yulia Skripal is getting better

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/yulia-skripal-is-getting-better

British counter-terrorism police now believe Skripal and his 33-year-old daughter Yulia were poisoned with a nerve toxin...

21. Russian spy poisoned by nerve agent outside home

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-spy-poisoned-by-nerve-agent-outside-home

Russia has denied any involvement in the attack and has said it suspects the British secret services of using the Novichok nerve agent...

22. Erdogan’s parallel universe

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/erdogan-s-parallel-universe

The EU, the United States and the international community as a whole have very little leverage with Erdogan...

23. Putin blames criminal negligence for mall fire

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-blames-criminal-negligence-for-mall-fire

The fire swept through the upper floors of the Winter Cherry shopping centre in the city of Kemerovo...

24. Nicosia will not follow EU and expel Russians

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-will-not-follow-eu-and-expel-russian

Cyprus is among the 14 EU countries that will not take such measures...

25. At least 64 killed in Russia shopping mall fire

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/at-least-53-killed-in-russia-shopping-mall-fire

The blaze started on an upper floor of the Winter Cherry complex while many of the victims were at the cinema...

26. EU backs Britain in blaming Russia for spy attack

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-backs-britain-in-blaming-russia-for-spy-attack

The show of support from the EU, at a time when Britain is grappling with its departure from the bloc, will boost Prime Minister Theresa May...

27. EU leaders condemn Turkey for 'illegal actions' as transgressions continue

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-leaders-condemn-turkey-for-illegal-actions-as-transgressions-continue

European Union leaders meeting in Brussels on Thursday unanimously condemned Turkey for its aggression toward Greece and Cyprus and called on Ankara to release two Greek soldiers who have been in Turkish custody for more than three weeks....

28. Inspectors analyse toxin used on Russian spy

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/inspectors-analyse-toxin-used-on-russian-spy

Inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) began running independent tests...

29. A lingering crisis

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/a-lingering-crisis

Ever since the failed 2016 coup, Erdogan has been looking at the world through the prism of a conspiracy theorist...

30. Putin easily wins another six-year term

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-easily-wins-another-six-year-term

The longer-term question is whether Putin will soften his anti-Western rhetoric now the election is won...