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    Merkel calls Putin over Ukraine, amid ruble plunge
    Dec17

    Merkel calls Putin over Ukraine, amid ruble plunge

    BERLIN (AP) ” German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss possible steps to secure a comprehensive cease-fire in eastern Ukraine.The call late Tuesday came as Russia grappled with a sudden… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian ruble on the way down
    Dec17

    Russian ruble on the way down

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russia’s embattled ruble extended a week of catastrophic losses by dropping 4 percent at the opening of trading in Moscow.The world’s worst-performing currency along with the Ukrainian hryvnia, the ruble has lost more… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ominous shift in terror tactics
    Dec17

    Ominous shift in terror tactics

    AMID the carnage in Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, Pakistan’s military offensive against the Taliban has barely been noticed. …read more Source: THE...

    EU united on Ukraine despite split over Russia sanctions
    Dec17

    EU united on Ukraine despite split over Russia sanctions

    Kiev (AFP) – The European Union's foreign policy chief said Tuesday the 28-nation bloc would stay united on Ukraine despite pressure from some members to drop or ease its sanctions on … …read more Source: Big News...

    EU ‘united’ on Ukraine despite split over Russia sanctions (AFP)
    Dec16

    EU ‘united’ on Ukraine despite split over Russia sanctions (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The European Union’s foreign policy chief said Tuesday the 28-nation bloc would stay united on Ukraine despite pressure from some members to drop or ease its sanctions on Russia. …read more Source: The West...

    Obama To Sign New Russian Sanctions Bill By End Of Week
    Dec16

    Obama To Sign New Russian Sanctions Bill By End Of Week

    The White House says U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to sign legislation implementing new sanctions on Russia over its activities in Ukraine by the end of the week. Press Secretary Josh … …read more Source: Big News...

    Kerry Cites Constructive Moves by Russia on Ukraine
    Dec16

    Kerry Cites Constructive Moves by Russia on Ukraine

    LONDON – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says “Russia has made constructive moves” on the Ukraine crisis that could open the path to resolving the conflict and easing or lifting international … …read more Source: Big News...

    Up to 10,000 Russian soldiers still in Ukraine: Kiev (AFP)
    Dec16

    Up to 10,000 Russian soldiers still in Ukraine: Kiev (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Up to 10,000 Russian soldiers and their heavy weapons are still deployed in rebel-held eastern Ukraine despite a new ceasefire, a top Ukrainian military commander said Tuesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Obama to sign bill tightening Russian sanctions
    Dec16

    Obama to sign bill tightening Russian sanctions

    The US Congress on Saturday unanimously approved the Ukraine Freedom Support Act in both houses, which includes fresh sanctions against Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Obama will sign Russia sanctions bill: White House (AFP)
    Dec16

    Obama will sign Russia sanctions bill: White House (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – US President Barack Obama will sign into law a bill passed by Congress to tighten sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine, the White House said Tuesday, amid a dramatic run on the ruble. …read more Source: The West...

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