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Russia will leave the International Space Station "after 2024"

Russia will leave the International Space Station “after 2024”

Published on : 07/26/2022 – 15:55Modified : 07/26/2022 – 16:11 Moscow will no longer participate in missions to the International Space Station (ISS) “after 2024”, Yuri Borissov, the new boss of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, announced on Tuesday. A decision taken when Moscow lost the monopoly of space shipments in 2020 and when Russian-Western …

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Trade deficit, growth at half mast... when the German example is in the dark

Trade deficit, growth at half mast… when the German example is in the dark

Published on : 07/15/2022 – 17:30 Weakened by rising energy prices and supply difficulties, Germany is wondering about the sustainability of an economic model that has long been a reference in Europe. For several weeks, the clouds have been gathering in the sky of the German economy: inflation has reached a record level of nearly …

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American basketball player Brittney Griner hostage to Russian diplomacy?

American basketball player Brittney Griner hostage to Russian diplomacy?

Published on : 07/09/2022 – 12:07 American basketball player Brittney Griner, tried in Russia for drug trafficking, is not the only foreigner imprisoned by Moscow in difficult conditions. Is Russia building up a pool of international prisoners to trade as diplomatic pawns? The timeline is confusing. American basketball player Brittney Griner has been held in …

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Basketball: American basketball player pleads guilty in Russia

Basketball: American basketball player pleads guilty in Russia

PublishedJuly 7, 2022, 4:46 p.m. Brittney Griner, detained in Russia since February, for “drug smuggling”, appeared Thursday in a court in Khimki, a suburb of Moscow WNBA star Brittney Griner as she arrives in court on Thursday. AFP American basketball player Brittney Griner, tried and detained in Russia, pleaded guilty on Thursday to drug smuggling …

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