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    Ukraine rebels offer to postpone local vote – separatist website
    Sep22

    Ukraine rebels offer to postpone local vote – separatist website

    Pro-Russian rebels proposed on Tuesday postponing the date of local elections in separatist parts of east Ukraine to February 2016 in an effort to lift peacemaking out of ‘stalemate,’ according to a statement posted on separatist website LITs. Under terms of the much-violated Minsk peace agreement, reached in February, local elections were...

    Ukraine leader expresses wish to join NATO
    Sep22

    Ukraine leader expresses wish to join NATO

    Kkrainian President Petro Poroshenko has told the country’s security council that staying out of the NATO alliance was a ‘criminal’ policy that his government is ready to reverse …read more Source: The Daily...

    Azerbaijani man arrested for kidnapping two Ukrainians in Istanbul
    Sep22

    Azerbaijani man arrested for kidnapping two Ukrainians in Istanbul

    An Azerbaijani man has been arrested after he kidnapped and held for ransom two Ukrainians vacationing in Istanbul …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    French oil giant Total ready to resume coop. with Iran
    Sep22

    French oil giant Total ready to resume coop. with Iran

    Deputy Oil Minister Rokneddin Javadi said on Monday that National Iranian Oil Company welcomes the development of economic cooperation with the French oil company Total. “The new agreements will create good opportunities in exploration, development, maintenance, production and enhanced oil recovery projects in which foreign companies are welcome...

    Stoltenberg visits Ukraine amid lull in conflict
    Sep21

    Stoltenberg visits Ukraine amid lull in conflict

    KIEV: NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Monday touched down in Ukraine on his first visit to the country hit by a separatist conflict that has caused the worst standoff between Moscow and the West since the Cold War. Stoltenberg headed first to a military base in the western city of Lviv where the US army has been training Ukraine’s forces....

    Safe Landing: 172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel
    Sep21

    Safe Landing: 172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel

    Ukrainian immigrants welcomed home after experiencing the horrors of the civil war in Donetsk. …read more Source: Arutz...

    What’s behind Russia’s military build-up in Syria?
    Sep21

    What’s behind Russia’s military build-up in Syria?

    Evidence is emerging of a significant intensification of Russia’s military support for the Assad government. While the exact scale and purpose of Russia’s latest deployments remain obscure, the available evidence suggests that the Russians are preparing an airbase near the city of Latakia for possible airstrikes in support of the...

    Russian chief rabbi: Jews are safe here long-term
    Sep21

    Russian chief rabbi: Jews are safe here long-term

    Western sanctions over the Kremlin’s role in fomenting unrest in Ukraine, as well as declining oil revenues, have severely stressed Russia’s economy. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Putin wants air base in Belarus
    Sep21

    Putin wants air base in Belarus

        MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his ministers to agree a deal with Belarus so that Moscow can establish an air base in the ex-Soviet country, as Kremlin’s ties with the West remain at a post-Cold War low over the Ukraine crisis. The creation of a Russian military air base on the doorstep of the Euro...

    Crimea Tatars block peninsula to protest Russian annexation
    Sep20

    Crimea Tatars block peninsula to protest Russian annexation

    Protesters from the Muslim Tatar community used concrete blocks to partially seal off the three roads linking mainland Ukraine to Crimea …read more Source: Al...

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