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    Obama calls on Nato to strengthen Ukrainian military against Russia
    Sep03

    Obama calls on Nato to strengthen Ukrainian military against Russia

    Speech on eve of alliances summit signals toughening response to Moscow amid calls for US to arm Ukraine directlyBarack Obama used a crucial speech on the eve of a Nato summit to to call on the alliance to strengthen Ukraines military, a move that signalled a toughening of Washingtons response to Russias aggression.Delivering the speech on...

    VIDEO: Ukraine on the brink: Special programme
    Sep03

    VIDEO: Ukraine on the brink: Special programme

    Watch a BBC News special programme as President Putin says he hopes for a peace agreement by Friday …read more Source:...

    Crimean PM says police and military will ‘teach gay people what orientation to have’ in crackdown on LGBT community
    Sep03

    Crimean PM says police and military will ‘teach gay people what orientation to have’ in crackdown on LGBT community

    The disputed Prime Minister of Crimea has said the state “does not need gay people” and will ban all pro-equality events, threatening a police crackdown. …read more Source: The...

    EU agriculture ministers to hold emergency meeting
    Sep03

    EU agriculture ministers to hold emergency meeting

    Agriculture ministers will hold an emergency meeting in Brussels on Friday (5 September) to take stock of the effect of the Russian ban on EU food imports on the EU agricultural sector. Dacian Cioloş, the European commissioner for agriculture, outlined the impact of the ban on EU agriculture at the meeting of European commissioners today (10...

    Putin reveals “7-point plan” for ceasefire in Ukraine
    Sep03

    Putin reveals “7-point plan” for ceasefire in Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has presented a 7-point plan to cease hostilities in Ukraine.The plan was announced after his telephone conversation with Ukranian President Petro Poroshenko earlier in the day on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Obama slams ‘Russia’s aggression,’ touts NATO’s role in Europe
    Sep03

    Obama slams ‘Russia’s aggression,’ touts NATO’s role in Europe

    A day ahead of a key NATO summit, US President Obama has delivered a speech in Estonia touting the importance of the military alliance. At the same time, he took Russia to task for its role in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine-Russia ceasefire takes Britain’s leading shares close to all-time high
    Sep03

    Ukraine-Russia ceasefire takes Britain’s leading shares close to all-time high

    FTSE 100 index reached its highest in more than 14 years and not far short of 1999 peakThe index of Britain’s leading shares came close to its all-time high after Ukraine announced a ceasefire with Russia and a survey showed business booming in the UK’s dominant services sector.The FTSE 100 rose to 6,898.62, its highest for more than...

    Confusion as Russia and Ukraine announce progress on ceasefire process
    Sep03

    Confusion as Russia and Ukraine announce progress on ceasefire process

    Ukraine said Wednesday its president had agreed with Russia’s Vladimir Putin on steps towards a “ceasefire regime” in Kiev’s conflict with pro-Russian rebels, but the Kremlin denied any actual truce deal, sowing confusion on the eve of a NATO summit. …read more Source: France...

    Malaysia Airlines renames ‘bucket list’ offer after MH370 and MH17 disasters
    Sep03

    Malaysia Airlines renames ‘bucket list’ offer after MH370 and MH17 disasters

    Struggling airline says it did not intend to cause offence with name of ticket promotion after it is accused of poor tasteDisaster-tainted Malaysia Airlines has changed the name of a ticket-sale promotion that invoked an “inappropriate” death reference by asking travellers which places were on their “bucket list”.The...

    Russian stocks rise from peace hope
    Sep03

    Russian stocks rise from peace hope

    Russian stocks rise to their highest level in three months following the announcement of a cease-fire agreement with Ukraine. …read more Source:...

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