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Diplomat: Russia-Vietnam relations develop fruitfully in 2017

Diplomat: Russia-Vietnam relations develop fruitfully in 2017

The year 2017 marks an important milestone in the development of cooperation between Russia and Vietnam in politics, economy, technology, military and humanitarian affairs, said Aleksey Popov, Russian Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City.

Syria's Kurds rebuked for seeking autonomous region

Syria's Kurds rebuked for seeking autonomous region

Syria's Kurdish-controlled northern regions voted to seek autonomy on March 17, drawing rebukes from the Damascus government, neighboring power Turkey and Washington over a move that could complicate UN-backed peace talks.