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    Russia and Ukraine head for $3 bln debt showdown in English court
    Jan16

    Russia and Ukraine head for $3 bln debt showdown in English court

    A $3 billion dispute between two adversarial governments will come to a head in an English court on Jan. 17 when Russia and Ukraine meet for a first hearing in their legal battle over a politically charged eurobond …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    In Kiev, Biden says world must stand against Russian aggression
    Jan16

    In Kiev, Biden says world must stand against Russian aggression

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said Monday that “the international community” must stand up against Russian aggression and urged the incoming Trump administration to be a strong supporter and partner of Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russian lawmakers give mixed reaction to Trump’s nuclear cuts offer
    Jan16

    Russian lawmakers give mixed reaction to Trump’s nuclear cuts offer

    Parliamentarians in Russia gave a mixed reaction Monday to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s proposal to strike a deal on nuclear arms cuts in exchange for Washington lifting sanctions imposed on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis …read more Source: The Daily...

    Murray hopes to overcome Australian Open final jinx
    Jan15

    Murray hopes to overcome Australian Open final jinx

    ‘I obviously feel pretty confident after the way the last season finished. I do love it here. I love the conditions. I have played really well here over the years, and I just haven’t managed to get over the final hurdle’ Andy Murray sets out today to end a record run of Australian Open final defeats as his great rival Novak Djokovic...

    Kerber lurks as Serena looks to pass Graf’s Grand Slam mark
    Jan15

    Kerber lurks as Serena looks to pass Graf’s Grand Slam mark

    Serena Williams has vowed to make life difficult for top seed Angelique Kerber and a host of dangerous players out to derail her at the Australian Open, warning she is in Melbourne to win. The American gets her quest for an Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam title underway in a difficult first-round clash against Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic...

    Al-Sisi meets Macedonian president, other former presidents and officials
    Jan15

    Al-Sisi meets Macedonian president, other former presidents and officials

    Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi met with the Macedonian president, several former presidents, and officials on Saturday, during their visit to Egypt to participate in “Democratic security in the time of extremism and violence” conference, according to a presidential statement. The meeting included the former presidents of Ukraine,...

    MH17 victims’ kin likely to push for renewed search
    Jan14

    MH17 victims’ kin likely to push for renewed search

    THE HAGUE: Families of the MH17 plane disaster victims may push for a renewed search of the crash site in eastern Ukraine after the recent discovery of a bone fragment belonging to one of the dead. “We are considering speaking to authorities about another search for human remains,” Evert van Zijtveld, chairman of the MH17 victims’...

    MH17 relatives mull new search in Ukraine for remains
    Jan14

    MH17 relatives mull new search in Ukraine for remains

    THE HAGUE — Families of the MH17 plane disaster victims may push for a renewed search of the crash site in eastern Ukraine after the recent discovery of a bone fragment belonging to one of the dead. 
“We are considering speaking to authorities about another search for human remains,” Evert van Zijtveld, chairman of the MH17 victims’...

    Poles welcome US troops as wary Nato eyes Russia
    Jan14

    Poles welcome US troops as wary Nato eyes Russia

    Polish authorities and ordinary Poles have welcomed US troops who arrived this week as part of an unprecedented deployment to Nato’s eastern flank aimed at deterring Russia.“Welcome to Poland,” Prime Minister Beata Szydlo told US troops yesterday in Zagan, the Polish town on the German border where the brigade will be headquartered, adding:...

    Don’t call me ‘Sir Andy’, says Murray
    Jan14

    Don’t call me ‘Sir Andy’, says Murray

    Andy Murray yesterday said there was no need to call him “Sir” as he took a relaxed approach to his new status as a knight of the realm and world number one at the Australian Open. The laconic Scot said just being called “Andy” was fine despite a decision by Australia’s Channel Seven to refer to him as “Sir Andy Murray” at the tournament....

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