An agreement was signed between the Czech trade bank and Vneshekonombank (Russia) in Prague. According to it, a 20m-dollar line of credit will be allocated for supplying goods and services from the Czech Republic to Russia under guarantees of an exports insurance agency. This agreement will help to finance 1 to 5 year long projects and "will be intensifying Russian-Czech collaboration," a source in the Russian delegation reported.
Turkish President Erdogan called for a revision of the 1923 Lausanne Treaty, which consolidated the results of the First World War for Turkey in 1923
On December 10, 1948 the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, its thirty articles enshrining basic and fundamental rights guaranteeing dignity of the human person and equality for all, regardless of race, color, creed or gender. A pipe dream?
Vladimir Putin's aircraft landed on Hmeymim airbase of the Russian Air Force in Syria in the morning of December 11