Archive for January 17th, 2015

January 17, 2015, by Maria Lipman for the European Council on Foreign Relations

Russia’s official reaction to the French tragedy was little more than diplomatic correctness. President Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences to François Hollande in a formal statement and then spoke to […]

Moody’s downgrades Russia amid oil slide

January 17, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

Moody’s Investors Service has cut its rating for Russian government bonds by one notch, putting them a rung above “speculative” or j ...

Analysts: Terror suspect’s escape via Turkey raises suspicions

January 17, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

Turkish officials are facing criticism after a female terror suspect sought by French police after the attacks in Paris entered Turkey shortly before ...