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    In Ukraine, gas shortage means a chilly winter
    Sep28

    In Ukraine, gas shortage means a chilly winter

    The frigid water that comes out of the “hot” faucet of Alexander Korniienko’s shower in Kiev is a warning for his nation: After months without natural gas shipments from Russia, Ukraine may be facing a chilly winter.Ukrainians are… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine: 2 killed in clashes despite cease-fire
    Sep27

    Ukraine: 2 killed in clashes despite cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) A Ukrainian security official says one serviceman and one civilian have been killed in the past day as rebels in the east continue attacks despite a cease-fire declared three weeks ago.Volodymyr Polyoviy, a spokesman… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian exhibit angers some at rights conference
    Sep26

    Russian exhibit angers some at rights conference

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) Ukrainian delegates to an international security conference in Warsaw this week complained about a Russian photo exhibition depicting the war in Ukraine from a Russian perspective.Ukrainian Embassy spokeswoman… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Hungary cuts off natural gas shipments to Ukraine
    Sep26

    Hungary cuts off natural gas shipments to Ukraine

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) Hungary has unexpectedly cut off natural gas shipments to Ukraine, just days after getting assurances from Russia’s Gazprom about abundant supplies to fill up its own gas storage facilities.Hungary had been… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Conflicts weighing on German consumer confidence
    Sep26

    Conflicts weighing on German consumer confidence

    BERLIN (AP) A closely watched survey shows German consumer confidence has fallen further amid concerns over conflicts in Ukraine and elsewhere and economic weakness across Europe.The GfK institute said Friday its forward-looking… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia, Ukraine in EU-brokered talks on gas
    Sep26

    Russia, Ukraine in EU-brokered talks on gas

    BERLIN (AP) Russia and Ukraine are to hold European Union-brokered talks on their long-running gas dispute Friday as pressure mounts for a solution to head off a winter supply crisis in Ukraine and beyond.The meeting in Berlin… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Czech airline CSA to fire a third of its pilots
    Sep24

    Czech airline CSA to fire a third of its pilots

    PRAGUE (AP) Czech national carrier CSA says it is planning to fire a third of its pilots this year after passenger numbers from Russia and other former Soviet republics have declined due to the crisis in Ukraine.CSA spokesman Daniel… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Major allied defense exercise in Poland
    Sep24

    Major allied defense exercise in Poland

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) Poland’s defense minister has launched a major international military exercise that is to test readiness to react to security threats at a time of armed conflict in neighboring Ukraine.Tomasz Siemoniak said… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Japan steps up Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Sep24

    Japan steps up Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    TOKYO (AP) Japan says it has stepped up sanctions against Russia over the unrest in Ukraine to be in line with other Group of Seven members before they meet in New York.Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said Wednesday the… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    German business confidence drops for 5th month
    Sep24

    German business confidence drops for 5th month

    BERLIN (AP) A survey shows that business confidence in Germany, Europe’s largest economy, has dropped for the fifth consecutive month continuing a slide that has been fueled by the persistent turmoil in Ukraine and sluggish European… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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