Sergey Yakovlev

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Hillary Clinton is right about why she lost. But...

<b>(CNN) —</b> In her new memoir of the 2016 campaign, Hillary Clinton offers this analysis on why she lost:<p><i>"I think it's fair to say that I didn't realize how quickly the ground was shifting under all our feet... I was running a traditional presidential campaign with carefully thought-out policies and</i> …

It’s Putin’s World

How the Russian president became the ideological hero of nationalists everywhere<p>In 2012, Vladimir Putin returned to the presidency after a four-year, constitutionally imposed hiatus. It wasn’t the smoothest of transitions. To his surprise, in the run-up to his inauguration, protesters filled the …

Political Science

US, Russian militaries sharing more information on Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S.-Russian talks on their separate fights against the Islamic State group are becoming more productive and more frequent, …

2 maps that explain the US' economic advantage over Russia

Power is a relative concept. To say one nation is powerful means nothing. Power derives meaning only when assessed in comparison.<p>Two nations whose powers we constantly reevaluate are Russia and the United States. Much of our analysis is driven by how weak we believe the Russian Federation is.<p>There …

It’s a mistake to demonise Russia | Letters

I can’t understand your antagonism towards Russia (If the west is weak, Putin’s Russia is a much greater threat, 3 November). The west needs Russia to stabilise the Middle East, bring together conflicting sides to the negotiating table and forge an inclusive political solution to the ongoing …

Asma al-Assad reveals she was offered ‘financial security’ to leave Syria in rare interview

Asma al-Assad, the Syrian president’s British-born wife, has said she turned down offers of financial security and safety for her children if she fled the war-torn country.<p>Mrs Assad, a former investment banker who married Mr Assad in 2000, said the deals were “stupid” attempts “undermine” her …

5 VR and AR Startups Ready for Explosive Growth

Snapchat set off a flurry of chatter among the technology classes this autumn with the leaked news that the social-media company appears to be preparing a push into virtual-reality hardware.<p>Much of the talk in the mass media, however, missed an important point: Virtual reality and augmented …

Tesla, Panasonic Envision Solar Partnership At SolarCity's New York Panel Factory

Tesla Motors and Panasonic Corp., its key battery partner, will expand their relationship to solar panels if Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s proposed merger with financially challenged SolarCity wins shareholder approval next month.<p>In a blog post, Tesla announced plans to work with Japan’s Panasonic Corp. to …

Турецкие военные заявили о захвате власти в стране

Турецкие военные заявили о захвате власти в стране и отстранении действующего правительства. В их обращении говорится, что главным приоритетом …

US asks Russia to not hit Nusra Front in Syria, Moscow says

Russia's foreign minister says Washington has asked Moscow not to target the al-Qaida's branch in Syria, the Nusra Front, for fear of hitting the moderate opposition.<p>Sergey Lavrov said that Russia long has insisted that the moderate, U.S.-backed opposition groups should leave the areas occupied by …

How 16 leopard cubs could save an entire species

It's easy to feel like there's no good news these days when it comes to the environment. There's too little action on climate change even as …

How the Soviet Union helped save the world from Hitler during World War II

In the Western popular imagination -- particularly the American one -- World War II is a conflict we won. It was fought on the beaches of Normandy …

Work at the Russian airbase Hmeymim in Latakia to advance the truce in Syria

The Russian airbase Hmeymim in Latakia is preparing to celebrate WWII Victory Day. Marking the anniversary comes after more than six months of air strikes in Syria which some claim helped tip the balance of the civil war in favour of the regime’s army.<p>Since the announcement of the partial cessation …

Syria's Civil War: Go Inside Russia's Base in Latakia

World<p>KHMEIMIM AIRBASE, Syria <b>—</b> A "herbal bar" serves calming tea to soldiers as elevator music plays in the background.<p>Just outside, a miniature garden of stones offers airmen another chance to relax at this Russian airbase in northern Syria.<p>"Each stone has its own story,” said one soldier named …

Middle East

Такого, как Путин: в Париже российского лидера называют новым де Голем

Выступая на презентации книги, которая прошла в понедельник в Москве, французский философ и политолог Иван Бло рассказал, что многие французы хотели …

New ISIS Video Shows Execution Of Alleged Russian Spy, Threatens Attack On Vladimir Putin

The Islamic State group’s branch in the Northern Caucasus region of Russia released a video Saturday that showed the execution of an alleged Russian …

Nato-Geheimpapier: Russland ist Nato-Kräften in Syrien überlegen

Seit September fliegt die russische Luftwaffe Angriffe in Syrien. Dabei wird immer wieder angeprangert, dass Putins Bomber auch Hunderte Zivilisten …

Syrien

Advanced Russian spy plane now in Syria

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> For the first time, Russia has deployed to Syria what the U.S. believes is one of its most advanced reconnaissance and surveillance aircraft.<p>The aircraft, known as the TU-214R, arrived at the Syrian airbase in Latakia in the last several days, according to a U.S. official.<p>The …

Фильм Canal + об Украине: вода на мельницу Кремля?

Сооснователь компании по производству фильмов-расследований Premières Lignes Поль Морейра снял документальный фильм "Украина: маски революции", показанный в понедельник вечером в телесети Canal +. Ещё до трансляции фильм стал скандалом.<p>Посольство Украины в Париже обратилось к руководству …

Sorry Haters, Russia Survives $30 Oil

Russia’s economy has adjusted relatively well to lower oil prices thanks in large part to the ruble, which has tracked oil’s fortunes since 2014. But if oil falls below $30 for an extended period, then all bets are off and Russia’s economy will be in for a prolonged recession.<p>The investment …

7 Steps For Writing A Startup Business Plan Template

,Writing a <b>startup business plan</b> is considered as the most important part of every startup business. If you’re interested in launching a new startup …

Польский телеканал уволил сотрудника за извинения перед Мединским

Польский телеканал TVP уволил продюсера Марека Грункевича, который после передачи с участием министра культуры России направил Владимиру Мединскому …

Education – Value Investing –ValueStep3

This article is the third in a four part series that walks readers through how to rate and value a stock. For this article, we will continue the …

Investing

Education – Value Investing – ValueStep2

This is the second article in a four part series that will walk readers through how to rate and value a stock. For this article, we will continue to …

Investing

Education – Value Investing – ValueStep1

This is the first article in a four part series that will walk readers through how to rate and value a stock. For this series, we will walk you …

Investing

Education – Value Investing – Valuation 101

<b>Valuation 101:</b> There is only one true way to value stocks (or any financial assets) — as has been stated by the top investing minds over the ages:<p><b>The</b> …

Investing

Education – Value Investing –Real World Value

As we have discussed numerous times, the best and easiest way to make money in the stock market is to follow the principles of value investing. …

Investing

Education – Value Investing – Investing not speculating

The difference between Investing and Speculating is much larger than Wall Street would have you believe. In fact, they could not be two more …

Investing

Education – Value Investing – Investment Strategy 101

The key to suc­cess­ful Invest­ing is max­i­miz­ing upside poten­tial and min­i­miz­ing down­side poten­tial for every invest­ment decision. Since …

Investing

Economic Earnings

Proper diligence on any equity investment begins with earnings quality research. The first step in assessing earnings quality is measuring the true, …

Profit