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    Ukraine’s rebel university goes Russian
    Dec23

    Ukraine’s rebel university goes Russian

    DONETSK (AP) -In eastern Ukraine, where the countrys pro-Russian insurgency has claimed thousands of lives, the regions top university is a major victim of the bitterness and rifts the fighting has caused.The conflict has not only split the university in half and forced many students and professors to quit, it also has affected everything from...

    Report: At least 60 journalists killed in 2014
    Dec23

    Report: At least 60 journalists killed in 2014

    At least 60 journalists around the world were killed in 2014 while on the job or because of their work, and 44 percent of them were targeted for murder, the Committee to Protect Journalists said.An “unusually high proportion,” or about one-fourth, of those killed were international journalists, though the overwhelming number of...

    At least 60 journalists killed in 2014
    Dec23

    At least 60 journalists killed in 2014

    NEW YORK— At least 60 journalists around the world were killed in 2014 while on the job or because of their work, and 44 percent of them were targeted for murder, the Committee to Protect Journalists said. An “unusually high proportion,” or about one-fourth, of those killed were international journalists, though the overwhelming number of...

    From Baltic to Asia, East-West aerial confrontations heat up
    Dec23

    From Baltic to Asia, East-West aerial confrontations heat up

    NEW YORK – From the skies of the Baltic to the South China Sea, a new era of confrontation with Russia and China is pitting US and allied pilots against their counterparts on a scale not seen since the Cold War era.It is, current and former officials say, a major shift for air crews who by and large have spent more than a decade flying...

    International journalist deaths soar in 2014: press watchdog
    Dec23

    International journalist deaths soar in 2014: press watchdog

    NEW YORK – The gruesome murders of foreign journalists by the Islamic State group contributed to 2014 being a particularly deadly year for international correspondents, an annual review by the Committee to Protect Journalists reported Tuesday.The CPJ study found that an “unusually high proportion” of the 60 journalists who died...

    International journalist deaths soar in 2014
    Dec23

    International journalist deaths soar in 2014

    NEW YORK (AFP) – The gruesome murders of foreign journalists by the Islamic State group contributed to 2014 being a particularly deadly year for international correspondents, an annual review by the Committee to Protect Journalists reported Tuesday.The CPJ study found that an unusually high proportion of the 60 journalists who died...

    Crisis-hit Russia’s main allies moving closer to Ukraine
    Dec23

    Crisis-hit Russia’s main allies moving closer to Ukraine

    Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev followed his Belarusian counterpart to Ukraine on Monday as Moscow’s old allies reassessed their reliance on Russia in the heat of its financial malaise. Both visits were ostensibly made to kickstart stalled peace talks between Kiev and the two Russian-speaking regions of eastern Ukraine that rebelled...

    Kazakhstan to supply coal to Ukraine
    Dec23

    Kazakhstan to supply coal to Ukraine

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Ex-minister Kudrin warns of ‘full-fledged crisis’ in Russia
    Dec23

    Ex-minister Kudrin warns of ‘full-fledged crisis’ in Russia

    Russia’s government has pushed the country into an economic crisis by not tackling its financial problems fast enough, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on Monday, as evidence mounted of trouble spreading through the economy.The central bank bailed out its first victim of the collapsing currency, authorities announced a tax on...

    Kazakhstan to provide $384k humanitarian aid to Ukraine
    Dec23

    Kazakhstan to provide $384k humanitarian aid to Ukraine

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

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