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    Kerry voices concern to Russian counterpart on Ukraine, Soleimani
    Aug13

    Kerry voices concern to Russian counterpart on Ukraine, Soleimani

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry expressed “gave concern” on Thursday to his Russian counterpart about a sharp increase in separatist attacks in eastern Ukraine and urged an immediate cease-fire, the State Department said. …read more Source: The...

    Russia extends food embargo to five European countries
    Aug13

    Russia extends food embargo to five European countries

    MOSCOW. KAZINFORM – Albania, Montenegro, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Ukraine have been added to the Russian food embargo import list, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev announced Thursday. …read more Source:...

    Russian slaps food embargo on more European countries
    Aug13

    Russian slaps food embargo on more European countries

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Russia on Thursday broadened a food embargo imposed in retaliation to Western sanctions over Ukraine to include Iceland, a significant fish importer, as well as Montenegro, Albania and Liechtenstein.Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Ukraine will be added to the embargo from January 1 next year when a landmark EU-Ukraine...

    Ukraine reports heaviest fighting since Minsk truce
    Aug13

    Ukraine reports heaviest fighting since Minsk truce

    KIEV: Kiev on Thursday said two soldiers had been killed in the heaviest clashes since the signing of a February truce deal with pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine’s separatist east. …read more Source: New Straits...

    Russia adds four new countries to food import ban list
    Aug13

    Russia adds four new countries to food import ban list

    Russia has added Albania, Montenegro, Liechtenstein and Iceland to a list of countries from which it has banned most food imports in retaliation for Western sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia adds four new countries to food import ban list
    Aug13

    Russia adds four new countries to food import ban list

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has added Albania, Montenegro, Liechtenstein and Iceland to a list of countries from which it has banned most food imports in retaliation for Western sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine bid to shut out Russia with border ‘wall’ falters
    Aug13

    Ukraine bid to shut out Russia with border ‘wall’ falters

    SENKIVKA, Ukraine – A freshly-dug anti-tank ditch running along a short stretch of metal fence topped with barbed wire marks the start of a new border defence that Ukraine hopes will protect it from Russia.Dubbed the “wall”, the ambitious project to seal up Ukraine’s porous 2,000-kilometre (1,200-mile) frontier with its...

    Tennis: Halep cruises past Jankovic at WTA Rogers Cup
    Aug13

    Tennis: Halep cruises past Jankovic at WTA Rogers Cup

    TORONTO (AFP) – Second seed Simona Halep fended off all three break points en route to a 6-3, 6-4 win over former world number one Jelena Jankovic at the WTA Rogers Cup on Wednesday.Playing for the first time since Wimbledon, Halep held all 10 of her service games and won 80 percent of her first serve points in the 81 minute second-round...

    Ukraine bid to shut out Russia with border ‘wall’ falters
    Aug13

    Ukraine bid to shut out Russia with border ‘wall’ falters

    SENKIVKA: A freshly-dug anti-tank ditch running along a short stretch of metal fence topped with barbed wire marks the start of a new border defence that Ukraine hopes will protect it from Russia. …read more Source: New Straits...

    Tennis: Halep cruises past Jankovic at Toronto tennis
    Aug13

    Tennis: Halep cruises past Jankovic at Toronto tennis

    TORONTO (AFP) – Second seed Simona Halep fended off all three break points en route to a 6-3, 6-4 win over former world number one Jelena Jankovic at the WTA Rogers Cup on Wednesday.Playing for the first time since Wimbledon, Halep held all 10 of her service games and won 80 percent of her first serve points in the 81 minute second-round...

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