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    Ukraine imposes moratorium on repaying $3 billion Russian bond – PM
    Dec18

    Ukraine imposes moratorium on repaying $3 billion Russian bond – PM

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Friday Ukraine had imposed a moratorium on the payment of a $3 billion Eurobond held entirely by Russia that matures on Dec. 20 and on $507 million of Ukrainian commercial debt held by Russian banks. …read more Source: The...

    IMF says Ukraine loan programme under threat
    Dec18

    IMF says Ukraine loan programme under threat

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Friday it was concerned by signs Ukraine’s parliament might reject a proposed tax code and budget for 2016, warning that this could further disrupt its US$17.5 billion (£11.7 billion) bailout programme. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia opens new Stalin museums, grapples with his legacy
    Dec18

    Russia opens new Stalin museums, grapples with his legacy

    In this Dec. 9 photo, a bust of Soviet leader Josef Stalin stands on the front lawn of a house-turned-museum in the village of Khoroshevo, west of Moscow, Russia. The Stalin museum was opened this year in this small village where the Soviet leader is said to have stayed the night on his only visit to the front during World War II. (AP/Pavel...

    Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Ukraine dismissed
    Dec18

    Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan to Ukraine dismissed

    Bishkek, December 18 / Kabar /. Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambaev today, December 18 signed a decree according to which Chinaliev Ulukbek Kozhomzharovich is dismissed from the post of Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to Ukraine, the information policy department of the President’s Office of the Kyrgyz Republic. …read more Source:...

    Contenders to reinstate Mourinho during Chelsea
    Dec18

    Contenders to reinstate Mourinho during Chelsea

    PHOTO: AFP LONDON: Jose Mourinho was sacked as Chelsea manager on Thursday after a gloomy run that left his group grieving only above a Premier League relegation zone. Here is a demeanour during intensity possibilities to reinstate Mourinho during Stamford Bridge: Interim candidates Guus Hiddink PHOTO: AFP With Chelsea owners Roman Abramovich...

    World’s refugees and displaced exceed record 60 million – United Nations
    Dec18

    World’s refugees and displaced exceed record 60 million – United Nations

    A refugee reacts from exhaustion while swimming towards the shore after a dinghy carrying Syrian and Afghan refugees deflated some 100m away before reaching the Greek island of Lesbos, September 13, 2015. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis The number of people forcibly displaced worldwide is likely to have “far surpassed” a record 60 million this year,...

    Cameron hails progress on EU deal
    Dec18

    Cameron hails progress on EU deal

    BRUSSELS: British Prime Minister David Cameron closed in on a difficult reform deal with European Union leaders at a summit on Thursday but warned there would be hard work to seal an accord by February as hoped. After appealing to sceptical EU counterparts for help at a dinner in Brussels, Cameron said afterwards there was a “pathway”...

    US brings ambitious Syria peace plan to UN
    Dec18

    US brings ambitious Syria peace plan to UN

    NEW YORK: Senior international envoys began gathering in New York on Thursday to seek UN backing for an ambitious US and Russian plan to seek a negotiated ceasefire in Syria’s brutal civil war. US Secretary of State John Kerry has already traveled to Moscow this week to assure Bashar al-Assad’s key Russian ally that Washington is not...

    World’s refugees and displaced exceed record 60 million
    Dec18

    World’s refugees and displaced exceed record 60 million

    Refugees wait to cross the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Idomeni, Greece December 4, 2015. Photo: REUTERS GENEVA: The number of people forcibly displaced worldwide is likely to have “far surpassed” a record 60 million this year, mainly driven by the Syrian war and other protracted conflicts, the United Nations said on Friday. The...

    IMF says concerned by Ukrainian parliament’s rejection of budget
    Dec18

    IMF says concerned by Ukrainian parliament’s rejection of budget

    The International Monetary Fund said on Friday it was concerned by a debate in the Ukrainian parliament that effectively amounted to a rejection of the government’s proposal for a new tax code and budget for 2016. …read more Source: Channel...

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