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    Putin beats Obama again in Forbes power ranking
    Nov05

    Putin beats Obama again in Forbes power ranking

    NEW YORK – For a second year in a row, Russian President Vladimir Putin has beaten Barack Obama to the title of world’s most powerful leader as ranked by Forbes.In a year in which Russia annexed Crimea, stoked a conflict in Ukraine and clinched a multi-billion-dollar gas pipeline deal with China that Forbes called the world’s...

    Ukraine-Russia gas row – the sequel – pencilled in already
    Nov05

    Ukraine-Russia gas row – the sequel – pencilled in already

    LONDON (Reuters) – The sticking plaster Russia-Ukraine gas payment deal will unpeel in March with the intensity of the likely next row dependent on a judgement from a legal panel in Sweden. …read more Source: The...

    Moscow still backing rebels in eastern Ukraine, Nato chief says
    Nov05

    Moscow still backing rebels in eastern Ukraine, Nato chief says

    Russia has moved troops closer to the border with Ukraine and continues to support rebels in the country’s east, Nato’s chief said, after an election held by the pro-Russian separatists and condemned by Kiev and Western leaders. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Ukraine peace plan hangs by a thread
    Nov05

    Ukraine peace plan hangs by a thread

    UKRAINE – The ceasefire in Ukraine hung by a thread Wednesday after President Petro Poroshenko accused pro-Russian rebels of endangering the peace process and ordered troop reinforcements to eastern cities.In another sign of how far apart the two sides are drifting, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced he was cutting the rebel-held...

    Ukraine peace plan hangs by a thread
    Nov05

    Ukraine peace plan hangs by a thread

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko accused pro-Russian rebels of endangering the peace process and ordered troop reinforcements to eastern cities to guard against a “possible offensive in the direction of Mariupol, Berdyansk, Kharkiv and Lugansk”. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine peace plan hangs by a thread
    Nov05

    Ukraine peace plan hangs by a thread

    DONETSK (UKRAINE) – The ceasefire in Ukraine hung by a thread Wednesday after President Petro Poroshenko accused pro-Russian rebels of endangering the peace process and ordered troop reinforcements to eastern cities. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukraine sends more troops to east
    Nov05

    Ukraine sends more troops to east

    KIEV (AP) ― Ukraine’s president said Tuesday that additional troops are being deployed to the east, where fighting conti …read more Source: The Korea...

    Ukraine peace plan hangs by a thread
    Nov05

    Ukraine peace plan hangs by a thread

    DONETSK (UKRAINE) – The ceasefire in Ukraine hung by a thread Wednesday after President Petro Poroshenko accused pro-Russian rebels of sinking the peace process and ordered troop reinforcements to eastern cities. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Merkel aide wants EU travel ban on new Ukraine rebel leadership
    Nov05

    Merkel aide wants EU travel ban on new Ukraine rebel leadership

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s top foreign policy advisor said on Wednesday he wants Ukrainian separatist leaders who were elected in Sunday’s contested vote added to a list of rebels and Russian officials banned from travelling to the European Union. …read more Source: The...

    McCain could shake up US defence in powerful new Senate role
    Nov05

    McCain could shake up US defence in powerful new Senate role

    WASHINGTON – Senator John McCain’s voice just got a whole lot louder.One of President Barack Obama’s noisiest detractors, McCain is expected to take the helm of the powerful Armed Services Committee in the new Republican-controlled US Senate when the US Congress convenes in January.The Arizona senator, a critic of the $399...

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