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Colonial Williamsburg appoints new CEO

Colonial Williamsburg appoints new CEO

Cliff Fleet is the former president and CEO of Philip Morris USA. Published December 13, 2019 by Richard Foster Fleet The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation has appointed Cliff Fleet, the former head of Philip Morris USA, as the organization’s ninth president and CEO. Fleet will start his new role on Jan. ...

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Russia in Review, Dec. 6-13, 2019

This Week’s Highlights U.S. and Russian priorities for the bilateral agenda: According to a summary of the draft 2020 NDAA by the House and Senate Armed Services committees, the bill authorizes $300 million in weapons for Ukraine and an additional $743 million for the European Defense Initiative. The bill also ...

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Space Tourism Is Getting Closer. Here’s How Much It Will Cost.

Illustration by Elias Stein Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos’ privately held space company, Blue Origin, completed another successful launch on Wednesday. The rocket, New Shepard—named for U.S. astronaut Alan Shepard—is a reusable, suborbital spacecraft, which carried student art projects, a Columbia University experiment, and a recycling technology dubbed Oscar (possibly for ...

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Russia-Ukraine Paris peace talks: The view from Berlin

Russia-Ukraine Paris peace talks: The view from Berlin

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin arrive for a working session during a summit on the conflict in Ukraine at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France December 9, 2019. Christophe Petit Tesson/Pool via REUTERS Monday’s Normandy Four summit in ...

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With Paris Peace Talks, Putin And Zelenskiy Meet For First Time

With Paris Peace Talks, Putin And Zelenskiy Meet For First Time

Photo by Alexey Nikolsky SPUTNIK/AFP via Getty Images Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin arrive for a meeting on Ukraine with German Chancellor at the Elysee Palace on Monday in Paris. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy met for the ...

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Russian Embassy Honors Grecotel President Nikos Daskalantonakis

Russian Embassy Honors Grecotel President Nikos Daskalantonakis

Home Events Event News Russian Embassy Honors Grecotel President Nikos Daskalantonakis Russian Ambassador to Athens Andrei Maslov and Grecotel Group President Nikos Daskalantonakis. Russian Ambassador to Athens Andrei Maslov recently held a reception at the Russian Embassy to honor the founder and president of the Grecotel Group, Nikos Daskalantonakis, for ...

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Colombians March In A Third Strike Against The President

Colombians March In A Third Strike Against The President

An indigenous man holds a flare during a protest against Colombian President Ivan Duque at the Bolivar square in Bogota, on December 4, 2019. (Photo by JUAN BARRETO/AFP via Getty Images) COLOMBIA: Thousands of Colombians occupied the streets of different cities in the third strike against President Iván Duque in the past ...

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