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    Angela Merkel to run for 4th term as Chancellor – media
    Nov16

    Angela Merkel to run for 4th term as Chancellor – media

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will run for a fourth term in elections next year, a senior politician in her party told CNN on Tuesday. ”She will run for Chancellor,” Norbert Roettgen of the Christian Democratic Union said on CNN`s ”Amanpour.” ”She is absolutely determined, willing, and ready to contribute to strengthen the international liberal...

    Names of people responsible for MH17 downing to be known by 2018 – media
    Nov16

    Names of people responsible for MH17 downing to be known by 2018 – media

    Malaysian Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai predicts that the names of those who are responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in July 2014 are expected to be known by 2018 at the latest, according to The Star. Speaking while winding up the debate on the Supply Bill at the committee level for his ministry at the...

    Oil prices extend rally, shrug off U.S. stock build
    Nov16

    Oil prices extend rally, shrug off U.S. stock build

    Oil futures rose on Wednesday, shrugging off an industry report that showed an unexpected build in U.S. crude stocks, and adding to gains of nearly 6% from the previous session, according to Reuters. Oil prices had surged on Tuesday as members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) were set to renew efforts on concrete...

    IMF notes ”progress” in Ukraine since start of cooperation program
    Nov16

    IMF notes ”progress” in Ukraine since start of cooperation program

    Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman held a meeting with the International Monetary Fund`s mission on Tuesday. The parties discussed future joint steps to implement structural reforms in Ukraine and support economic growth, the Ukrainian government`s press service reported Tuesday. European Department Deputy...

    Poroshenko holds phone conversation with Trump
    Nov16

    Poroshenko holds phone conversation with Trump

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko had a telephone conversation with President-elect of the United States, Donald Trump, according to Poroshenko`s press service. The president of Ukraine congratulated the U.S. president-elect on winning the presidential election and emphasized readiness to work with Trump`s administration and to further...

    Cyberpolice busts one of Ukraine`s largest ”online movie theaters”
    Nov16

    Cyberpolice busts one of Ukraine`s largest ”online movie theaters”

    The Ukrainian cyberpolice have closed up one of the country`s major pirate websites, according to the National Police press service. The law enforcers seized the company`s servers. According to media reports, this site in question is Fs.to, which ceased its operations overnight Tuesday. The police say that the illegal ”online theater” FS.to...

    Rada passes Bill on protection of affected bank depositors
    Nov16

    Rada passes Bill on protection of affected bank depositors

    The adopted legislation is meant to help the victims of fraud in Mykhailivsky Bank to return their lost deposits. The Verkhovna Rada on Tuesday adopted as a basis and in general the bill, submitted by President Poroshenko to protect the victims of fraud in Mykhailivsky Bank. 285 votes were cast to support the draft law No.5390 ”On amendments to...

    Burning Ukrainian flag a `pro-Russian provocation` – Polish ambassador to Ukraine
    Nov16

    Burning Ukrainian flag a `pro-Russian provocation` – Polish ambassador to Ukraine

    The act of burning the Ukrainian flag in Warsaw during the 98th anniversary is pro-Russian provocation, the Poland`s ambassador to Ukraine Yan Peklo claimed on Tuesday, Ukraine Today reported citing Interfax. ”It was pure provocation, orchestrated by the pro-Russian ambience in Poland. And I think more of such provocations are yet to come. Russia...

    Speaker of Sweden`s Riksdag stands for rolling over anti-Russia sanctions
    Nov16

    Speaker of Sweden`s Riksdag stands for rolling over anti-Russia sanctions

    Speaker of Sweden`s Riksdag Urban Ahlin has spoken out for rolling over sanctions against Russia during negotiations with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who is on an official visit to that country, according to the president`s press service. ”The Speaker of the Riksdag emphasized the importance of rolling over sanctions against Russia...

    Russia`s major offensive in Syria: airstrikes on Aleppo resume
    Nov16

    Russia`s major offensive in Syria: airstrikes on Aleppo resume

    Hours after the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, and U.S. president-elect, Donald Trump, discussed Syria over the phone and agreed on the need to combine efforts in the fight against what the Kremlin called ”international terrorism and extremism,” Russia launched its major offensive in Syria, according to The Guardian. Airstrikes hit the...

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