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    Russia’s nuclear threats ‘deeply troubling’: NATO chief
    May28

    Russia’s nuclear threats ‘deeply troubling’: NATO chief

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – Russias provocative rhetoric and its dramatic expansion of flights by nuclear bombers are deeply troubling and dangerous, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Wednesday.Russias plans to deploy nuclear-capable missiles in Kaliningrad — near Polands border — and its threat to move nuclear forces in...

    Biden castigates Putin, casts Ukraine crisis as a test
    May28

    Biden castigates Putin, casts Ukraine crisis as a test

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday denounced Vladimir Putins pure aggression in Ukraine, warning that Western nations must be prepared to respond with further sanctions against Russia if necessary.Condemning the Russian presidents actions abroad and repression at home, Biden said facing down Putin was critical to...

    Ukraine faces looming HIV treatment shortage
    May28

    Ukraine faces looming HIV treatment shortage

    A group of Ukrainians infected with HIV warned on Wednesday that thousands could soon perish because the war-torn country was running out of treatment for the virus responsible for AIDS. The activists staged a poignant protest in which they marked out territory for a symbolic cemetery outside the government building in central Kiev. “We...

    Franklin Mutual Series CEO Sees Opportunities in European Economy U.S. Telecoms
    May28

    Franklin Mutual Series CEO Sees Opportunities in European Economy U.S. Telecoms

    “There is still a fair bit of skepticism about whether the European economic recovery will last,” says Langerman. “And while Greece and the Ukraine remain … …read more Source: Japan Herald...

    Exclusive – Russia masses heavy firepower on border with Ukraine: witness
    May28

    Exclusive – Russia masses heavy firepower on border with Ukraine: witness

    Russia’s army is massing troops and hundreds of pieces of weaponry including mobile rocket launchers, tanks and artillery at a makeshift base near the border with Ukraine, a Reuters reporter saw this week. …read more Source: Channel...

    Football: Bacca double helps Sevilla retain Europa League
    May28

    Football: Bacca double helps Sevilla retain Europa League

    WARSAW (AFP) – Sevilla became the first side to win the Europa League four times with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk on Wednesday.Carlos Bacca was the hero for the Spaniards as he struck the winner 17 minutes from time to ensure Sevilla also qualify for the group stages of next seasons Champions League.It was also the...

    Exclusive – Russia masses heavy firepower on border with Ukraine: witness
    May27

    Exclusive – Russia masses heavy firepower on border with Ukraine: witness

    KHUTOR CHKALOVA, Russia (Reuters) – Russia’s army is massing troops and hundreds of pieces of weaponry including mobile rocket launchers, tanks and artillery at a makeshift base near the border with Ukraine, a Reuters reporter saw this week. …read more Source: The...

    Biden castigates Putin, casts Ukraine crisis as a test
    May27

    Biden castigates Putin, casts Ukraine crisis as a test

    May 28, 2015 2:54 AMWASHINGTON (AFP) – US Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday denounced Vladimir Putin’s “pure aggression” in Ukraine, warning that Western nations must be prepared to respond with further sanctions against Russia if necessary. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Obama pans Russia for ‘aggressive stance’
    May27

    Obama pans Russia for ‘aggressive stance’

    US President Barack Obama accused Russia of toughening its battlefield stance Tuesday, as he met with the NATO secretary general to discuss the rolling crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: Global...

    Russian divers report ancient ship find near Crimea
    May27

    Russian divers report ancient ship find near Crimea

    May 28, 2015 1:14 AMMOSCOW (AFP) – A group of Russian divers said Wednesday they had found Byzantine-era ship wreckage in the Black Sea off Crimea that included a trove of 10th century pottery. …read more Source: The Straits...

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