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World - International
11/26/2021 3:41:18 PM
Belarus' President Alexander Lukashenko on Friday promised food and warm clothing to migrants who opt to stay at the border between the ex-Soviet nation and Poland and won't return to their homeland.

World - International
11/25/2021 6:47:20 PM
Two Iraqi planes took off Thursday night for Belarus in order to repatriate Iraqis stuck on the ex-Soviet state's border with Poland, the transport ministry said.

World - International
11/22/2021 9:06:12 PM
An Armenian soldier was killed by Azerbaijani shelling on Monday amid simmering tensions on the border between the two ex-Soviet neighbors.

World - International
11/15/2021 7:12:33 PM
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg urged Russia on Monday to be more transparent about its military activities near Ukraine but he stopped short of suggesting that Moscow might be preparing to invade its former Soviet neighbor.

World - International
9/7/2021 8:42:56 PM
Massoud is brother of the late Ahmad Shah Massoud, the legendary anti-Soviet and anti-Taliban commander assassinated by Al-Qaeda days before the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States

World - International
8/24/2021 3:14:02 PM
Local fighters held off the Soviets in the 1980s and the Taliban a decade later under the leadership of Ahmad Shah Massoud

World - International
8/23/2021 5:00:39 PM
Several former Soviet republics in Central Asia share a border both with Afghanistan and Russia, allowing 'militants under the guise of refugees' to reach the country, the Russian president said

World - International
8/20/2021 5:24:41 PM
Pakistan, a Cold War ally of the United States, worked with Washington in the 1980s to back Islamic guerrillas who fought out Soviet troops

World - International
8/17/2021 3:12:52 PM
Shortly after coming to power in 1985, Gorbachev decided to end the Soviet presence in Afghanistan

World - International
7/12/2021 1:04:27 PM
The election was called by President Maia Sandu, who sought to gain a parliament made up of pro-EU reformists in the former Soviet republic

World - International
7/5/2021 11:54:13 AM
Tajikistan's national security committee said that 1,037 Afghan government troops had fled into the ex-Soviet country "in order to save their lives" after clashes with the Taliban during the night

World - International
6/27/2021 5:12:37 PM
Millions of Afghans fled to Pakistan from infighting between Mujahideen groups after the Soviet withdrawal in 1989

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6/18/2021 4:21:00 PM

World - International
6/13/2021 12:53:14 PM
The re-emergence of China as a leading global power is considered to be one of the most significant geopolitical events of recent times, alongside the 1991 fall of the Soviet Union that ended the Cold War

World - International
6/5/2021 4:52:01 PM
Putin was speaking just days before a meeting with Joe Biden whose cabinet in April imposed a broad array of sanctions on Russia, including curbs to its sovereign debt market

World - International
5/25/2021 12:47:57 PM
The Kremlin said Tuesday it regrets Europe's plans to cut air links with ex-Soviet Belarus and avoid its airspace after the diversion of a Ryanair flight carrying an opposition activist

World - International
5/3/2021 2:57:29 PM
Russia is a close ally of Armenia, an impoverished former Soviet republic of less than 3 million people, and has a military base in the northwest of the country

World - International
4/30/2021 4:28:10 PM
A cease-fire on the border between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan largely held Friday following a day of intense fighting between the two ex-Soviet Central Asian neighbors that killed about 40 people and wounded about 175

World - International
4/23/2021 3:12:35 PM
Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, three former Soviet states, said on April 23 they were removing a total of four Russian diplomats

World - International
4/14/2021 3:37:00 PM
Armenia and Turkey have been at loggerheads since Armenia gained independence following the Soviet Union's dissolution in 1991 and their shared border has remained closed ever since.

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