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    Global equity surge, stronger commodity prices lift EM stocks
    Dec28

    Global equity surge, stronger commodity prices lift EM stocks

    Global equity gains and stronger commodity prices lifted emerging stocks 0.7% yesterday, though worries about China weighed, with offshore yuan overnight rates hitting three-month highs.Data showing steadily rising US house prices and consumer confidence at its highest in more than 15 years underscored the strength of the economic recovery,...

    Israel: US pressured Ukraine to support anti-settlement resolution
    Dec28

    Israel: US pressured Ukraine to support anti-settlement resolution

    ‘Either Obama or Biden’ spoke to President Poroshenko directly to ensure he supported UN Security Council vote …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia calls US move to better arm Syrian rebels a ‘hostile act’
    Dec28

    Russia calls US move to better arm Syrian rebels a ‘hostile act’

    Russia said on Tuesday that a US decision to ease restrictions on arming Syrian rebels had opened the way for deliveries of shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles, a move it said would directly threaten Russian forces in Syria. Moscow last year launched a campaign of air strikes in Syria to help President Bashar al-Assad and his forces retake...

    Ukraine insurgents release two women captives
    Dec27

    Ukraine insurgents release two women captives

    Donetsk: Ukraine’s pro-Moscow insurgents on Tuesday released two women they had held captive thanks to the intervention of Nadya Savchenko — a Kiev-born female combat pilot who spent nearly two years in a Russian jail. The freeing of the women — a judge and a journalist — came after Savchenko, now a member of parliament, held a private...

    Ukrainian MP wants to move embassy to Jerusalem
    Dec27

    Ukrainian MP wants to move embassy to Jerusalem

    Ukrainian MP disappointed with Ukraine’s vote in favor of anti-Israel UN resolution pledges to introduce bill to move embassy to Jerusalem. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Israel says ‘reducing’ ties with nations over UN vote
    Dec27

    Israel says ‘reducing’ ties with nations over UN vote

    JERUSALEM — Israel’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday the country was “reducing” ties with nations that voted for last week’s UN Security Council resolution demanding a halt to settlement building in Palestinian territory. Refuting reports that ties had been suspended, foreign ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon said that Israel was...

    Pilot jailed in Russia begins movement for change in Ukraine
    Dec27

    Pilot jailed in Russia begins movement for change in Ukraine

    Nadiya Savchenko, the popular female Ukrainian pilot who served for a while in Russia’s jails, has launched a movement opposing Ukraine’s pro-Western government. …read more Source: Iran...

    Pilot jailed in Russia begins movement for change in Ukraine
    Dec27

    Pilot jailed in Russia begins movement for change in Ukraine

    Savchenko announced the launch of her movement on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Hero pilot Savchenko launches Ukraine opposition movement
    Dec27

    Hero pilot Savchenko launches Ukraine opposition movement

    NNA – A popular Ukrainian female combat pilot who served time in a Russian prison gave President Petro Poroshenko a new headache Tuesday by launching her own opposition movement. “This is meant to .. …read more Source: National News...

    Ukrainian MP to propose moving Kiev’s embassy to Jerusalem
    Dec27

    Ukrainian MP to propose moving Kiev’s embassy to Jerusalem

    Amid row over UN settlement vote, Jewish lawmaker says he plans to present new legislation concerning Ukraine’s mission in Israel. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

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